Stephen Alexander MUNROE

Stephen Alexander MUNROE

Male 1781 - 1869

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  • Name  Stephen Alexander MUNROE 
    Born  15 Dec 1781  Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  15 Nov 1869  Parma, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Sage Pioneer Cem Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1425  Munro
    Last Modified  2 Jan 2003 

    Father  Stephen MUNROE,   b. 3 Aug 1751, Billerica, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1817, Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Susanna,   b. Abt 1753,   d. 14 Feb 1830, Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F673  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Susan,   b. 10 May 1783,   d. 23 Jul 1823 
    Children 
     1. George MUNROE,   b. 1811, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1840-1849
     2. Stephan MUNROE,   b. 28 Jun 1813, New York, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1890-1899
    >3. Leonard MUNROE,   b. 1814, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Adam MUNROE,   b. Est 1816,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. James MUNROE,   b. 25 Dec 1819,   d. 16 Jul 1890-1899
     6. Mary MUNROE,   b. Est 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Sarah Cordelia MUNROE,   b. 3 May 1821,   d. 3 Apr 1822-1829
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F2072  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Margaret BUSH,   b. 17 Nov 1795, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1857, Parma, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1825  Ballston Spa, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John MUNROE,   b. 27 Feb 1826, New York, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1890-1899
     2. Clarissa Hannah MUNROE,   b. 10 Mar 1828, New York, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1854, Parma, Monroe, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Betsy Ann MUNROE,   b. 6 Aug 1831, New York, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1853
     4. Wellington MUNROE,   b. 1834, New York, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >5. Jane MUNROE,   b. 4 Jan 1836, Parma, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1915, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F672  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • In the 1850 census, Stephen was a farmer in Parma, New York with $6200 in property.

      Stephen's second wife was the widow of James Pease.

      The following is from the Diary of Jane Palmer:

      "Died in Parma Monday morning November 15, 1869 Stephen Munroe aged 88 years. Was born Groton, Mass. 1781 - removed to Parma 1814.

      "OBIT.

      "An old settler gone: Died - In Parma, Monday morning, Nov 15th, Stephen Monroe, aged 88 years. Mr. Monroe was born in Groton, Mass. in 1781 and removed to Parma in 1814, bought a farm of the then Holland Land Company and has lived there on the same farm until his death"

      He was buried in Knapps Cemetery now known as Sage Pioneer Cemetery.

      Ref: "Lexington Mass. Munroes", 2nd ed. by R. S. Munroe - 1/12-37-3
      Clan Munro files - Langtry, Jeannette

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA