Hannah Blomfield STEVENS1

(1849 - 1933)
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD1 b. 1817, d. 1908
Hannah Blomfield STEVENS was born on 13 July 1849 in Hobart, Tasmania.2,3

Fanny, Hannah, Charles, John and Joseph arrived in Liverpool on 2 April 1853 on the Great Britain, the ship having left Sydney on the 20 Dec 1852 with their parents Charles and Deborah.4
She was listed as the sister of Fanny Maria STEVENS in the 1871 Census at 19 Church St, St Mary's in Warwick, Warwickshire, and was an assistant school-mistress, probably at her sister's school.3

She married Robert CORNISH at St John's Church in Kishnagur, Calcutta, Bengal, on 3 August 1875.5,6
The siblings Fanny, Emily, Alice and Hannah were listed in the 1881 census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD.7

She was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at Cedar House, South St in Axminster, Devon; she described herself as the wife of a magistrate in the Indian Civil Service. Her children Mary and Dorothy were listed as living with her.8

She was listed in the 1901 census at Musbury Rd in Axminster, Devon, with her husband Robert; he was a Justice of the Peace and retired Indian Civil Servant. Their children Eleanor, Mary and Dorothy were listed as living with them.9

She was listed in the 1911 census at Cedar House in Axminster, Devon, with her husband Robert; he was an Indian Civil Service pensioner. Their child Dorothy was listed as living with them.10

Hannah's death was registered between October 1933 and December 1933 in Axminster, Devon.11

Family

Robert CORNISH (1848 - 1939)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards, based on 'Digger' CD series for Tasmania, showing unnamed birth ot this date , Reg. No. 1683/RGD 33.
  3. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 4 RG10-3199 Folio 51 p23; GSU roll 839256.
  4. [S515] Newspaper - Liverpool Mercury, issue of 5 Apr 1853, no.2490, 'Arrival of the Gt Britain.'
  5. [S485] Families in British India (FIBIS), at http://www.fibis.org, Bengal marriage indexes, Vol 153, Folio 145, LDS film 510849.
  6. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/153, folio 145, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.
  7. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  8. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 1 RG12-1667 Folio 8 p8.
  9. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-2017 Folio 19 p29.
  10. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN12508 RG78PN718 RD268 SD2 ED8 SN107.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Axminster, Vol 5b, p5, 4Q1933, aged 84.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p21, 3Q1878, mother's maiden name STEVENS.
  13. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p27, 3Q1880, mother's maiden name STEVENS.

Henry Herbert STEVENS1

(1876 - 1958)
Father*Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1840, d. 1909
Mother*Mary Anne Caroline TURNER1 b. 1841, d. 1933
Henry Herbert STEVENS was born in Kishnagur, Bengal, on 2 August 1876.2,1,3 and was baptised on 3 September 1876 in Kishnagur.1
The siblings Algernon, Nina, Arthur and Henry were listed in the 1881 census at Broomhills in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Mary Anne Caroline TURNER.2

Henry's marriage to Helena STRACHAN was registered between October 1916 and December 1916 in Exeter, Devon.4

He was listed in the 1939 Register at Lary Cottage in Tavistock, Devon, with Helena STRACHAN; he was a retired civil engineer.3

Henry's death was registered between January 1958 and March 1958 in Tavistock, Devon.5

Family

Helena STRACHAN (1892 - 1980)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/157, folio 31, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 19 RG11-2132 Folio 107 p9 GSU roll 1341514.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6903H/007/11, Letter Code: WIHP, Schedule 67.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Exeter, Vol 5b, p129, 4Q1916.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Tavistock, Vol 7a, p881, 1Q1958, aged 91.

Jaime Manuel STEVENS1

(1942 - 2017)
Father*John Reginald Cloete STEVENS1 b. 1902, d. 1984
Mother*Florinda Encamacion ALLO1 b. 1906, d. 1975
Jaime Manuel STEVENS was born on 6 May 1942 in Buenos Aires.1

He married Graciela Maria LEMMO in Gral. Las Heras, Buenos Aires, on 4 October 1968.1

He died on 17 September 2017 in Gral. Las Heras, Buenos Aires, at age 75.1

Family

Graciela Maria LEMMO (1945 - 2012)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S1161] Email - Guillermina Stevens, email to D Ferguson, Aug 2018 onwards.

James Algernon STEVENS1

(1873 - 1934)
Father*John Foster STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1845, d. 1925
Mother*Frances Louisa JEREMIE1 b. 1848, d. 1904
James Algernon STEVENS (1873-1934)
James Algernon STEVENS was born on 2 October 1873 in Cuttack, Bengal,1 and was baptised on 9 November 1873 in Cuttack.1
He was listed as the grandson of Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD in the 1881 Census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon.2

He married Ethel Lucy CLOETE in Ranchi, Calcutta, Bengal, on 23 July 1901.3
Wedding of James A STEVENS and Ethel L CLOETE, Calcutta, 1901


By 1902 he was District Superintendent of Police in Bengal.4

He was appointed administrator of Phyllis STEVENS's estate in Bristol, Bristol, on 23 February 1927.5

He was appointed executor of Frederick Haller STEVENS's estate in Bristol, Bristol, on 2 December 1933, in conjunction with the Public Trustees. The estate (his uncle's) was worth over £72,000.6

James died on 11 December 1934 in Bournemouth, Dorset, at age 61.7

Family

Ethel Lucy CLOETE (1876 - 1952)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/146, folio 16, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  3. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/293, folio 204, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.
  4. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/303, folio 58, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  5. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration (with will) registered Bristol to James Algernon Stevens C.I.E O.B.E Imperial Customs Service India (retired).
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, Executors James Algernon Stevens and the Public Trustees.
  7. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Friday, Dec 14, 1934; pg. 1; Issue 46937; col A.
  8. [S196] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, at http://www.cwgc.org, Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, reference: B1. C. 20.

James Francis STEVENS1

(1912 - 1938)
Father*Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS1,2 b. 1871, d. 1922
Mother*Kathleen Edith CAMERON1,2 b. 1883, d. 1943
James Francis STEVENS was born on 12 March 1912 in Alberta.2,3
The siblings John, James and Jeremie were listed in the 1916 Canadian census at 32-1-5 Olds in Red Deer, Alberta, in the household of their parents, Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS and Kathleen Edith CAMERON.2

James died on 29 May 1938 in Penticton, British Columbia, at age 26.3 He was buried at the Saint Saviors Anglican Churchyard, 150 Orchard Ave in Penticton.4
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S874] Census - 1 Jun 1916, Canada census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Red Deer, Roll T-21954, Family 157, p15.
  3. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, British Columbia Death Registrations, accessed 6 April 2015, British Columbia Archives film number B13162, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1953195.
  4. [S1125] Findagrave website, at https://www.findagrave.com, Saint Saviors Anglican Churchyard, Penticton, BC.

Jeremie Reginald Cameron STEVENS1

(1915 - )
Father*Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS1,2 b. 1871, d. 1922
Mother*Kathleen Edith CAMERON1,2 b. 1883, d. 1943
Jeremie Reginald Cameron STEVENS was born in 1915 in Alberta.2
The siblings John, James and Jeremie were listed in the 1916 Canadian census at 32-1-5 Olds in Red Deer, Alberta, in the household of their parents, Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS and Kathleen Edith CAMERON.2
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S874] Census - 1 Jun 1916, Canada census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Red Deer, Roll T-21954, Family 157, p15.

John A STEVENS1

(1910 - )
Father*Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS1 b. 1871, d. 1922
Mother*Kathleen Edith CAMERON1 b. 1883, d. 1943
John A STEVENS was born in July 1910 in Alberta.1
He was listed in the 1911 census at 3rd St West in Red Deer, Alberta, in the household of his parents, Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS and Kathleen Edith CAMERON.1
The siblings John, James and Jeremie were listed in the 1916 Canadian census at 32-1-5 Olds in Red Deer, Alberta, in the household of their parents, Reginald Charles Jeremie STEVENS and Kathleen Edith CAMERON.2
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S873] Census - 1 Jun 1911, Canada census, Red Deer, Dist. No. 5, Sub-district 105, Family 20, p7.
  2. [S874] Census - 1 Jun 1916, Canada census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Red Deer, Roll T-21954, Family 157, p15.

John Foster STEVENS KCSI1

(1845 - 1925)
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD1 b. 1817, d. 1908
Sir John Foster STEVENS (1845-1925)
John Foster STEVENS KCSI was born on 9 July 1845 in Hobart, Tasmania.1,2

Fanny, Hannah, Charles, John and Joseph arrived in Liverpool on 2 April 1853 on the Great Britain, the ship having left Sydney on the 20 Dec 1852 with their parents Charles and Deborah.3 He was listed in the 1861 census with his brother Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI boarding at 17 Lloyd Sq, St Sepulchre in London, Middlesex.4

He married Frances Louisa JEREMIE at St Saviours Church in Shahabad, Bengal, on 1 October 1868.5,6

He followed his brother into the Indian Civil Service and had a similarly distinguished career from 1865 as a District Judge, then Judicial Commissioner of the Central Provinces (1891-4), Puisne Judge of the High Court, Calcutta (1897-1904), after which he retired.7

By 1886 he was Inspector of Police in Bengal.8

He was appointed Judge of the High Court of Judiature at Fort William, Bengal on December 1897.9

He was widowed at age 59 on the death of his wife Frances on 17 October 1904.10

He was appointed executor of Frances Louisa JEREMIE's estate in London on 25 November 1904.10 John was awarded the Knight Commander of the Star of India (KCSI) in Jan 1905.11

He was listed in the 1911 census as Head of Family at 7 Lansdown Place in Bath, Somerset; he was a retired Indian civil servant.12

John died on 21 September 1925 in Bath, Somerset, at age 80.1,13
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, see 'Civil Service evidence of age' database, original reference ICS 1864-091.
  3. [S515] Newspaper - Liverpool Mercury, issue of 5 Apr 1853, no.2490, 'Arrival of the Gt Britain.'
  4. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 2 RG9-188 Folio 21 p46 GSU roll 542588.
  5. [S485] Families in British India (FIBIS), at http://www.fibis.org, Bengal marriage indexes, Vol 126, Folio 79, LDS film 499032.
  6. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/126, folio 79, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.
  7. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards, also supported by entries in The Times.
  8. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/198, folio 27 & 142, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  9. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Monday, Dec 06, 1897; pg. 11; Issue 35379; col E.
  10. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Wills, Bengal 1780-1938, L-AG-34-29-150, wills and probate.
  11. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Monday, Jan 02, 1905; pg. 4; Issue 37593; col C.
  12. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN14721 RG78PN893 RD316 SD4 ED19 SN41.
  13. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Tuesday, Sep 22, 1925; pg. 11; Issue 44073; col G; obituary in edition of Tuesday, Sep 29, 1925; pg. 7; Issue 44079; col D.
  14. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/131, folio 44, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  15. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/146, folio 16, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  16. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/151, folio 14, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  17. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Steyning, Vol 2b, p300, 1Q1879, mother's maiden name JEREMIE.

John Lucius Cary STEVENS1

(1869 - 1896)
Father*John Foster STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1845, d. 1925
Mother*Frances Louisa JEREMIE1 b. 1848, d. 1904
John Lucius Cary STEVENS was born on 3 September 1869 in Gya, Bengal,1 and was baptised on 22 February 1870 in Gya.1
He was listed as the grandson of Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD in the 1881 Census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon.2

John received a promotion in April 1893 to Lieutenant, Indian Staff Corps.3

John died on 6 May 1896 in Peshawar, Bengal, at age 26 by being 'killled by a Ghurzi'. He was Lieutenant and Qtr-Master of the 20th Duke of Cambridge's Own, Punjab Infantry at the time.4 He was buried on 7 May 1896 in Peshawar.4
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/131, folio 44, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  3. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Saturday, Apr 08, 1893; pg. 13; Issue 33920; col D.
  4. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/250, folio 206, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.

John Reginald Cloete STEVENS1

(1902 - 1984)
Father*James Algernon STEVENS1 b. 1873, d. 1934
Mother*Ethel Lucy CLOETE1 b. 1876, d. 1952
John Reginald Cloete STEVENS (1902-1984) in 1931
John Reginald Cloete STEVENS was born on 13 September 1902 in Suri, Bengal,1 and was baptised on 8 November 1902 in Suri Birbhum.1

He married Florinda Encamacion ALLO in Buenos Aires on 2 March 1935.2

He was widowed at age 72 on the death of his wife on 27 March 1975.2

John died on 8 September 1984 in Gral. Las Heras, Buenos Aires, at age 81.2

Family

Florinda Encamacion ALLO (1906 - 1975)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/303, folio 58, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S1161] Email - Guillermina Stevens, email to D Ferguson, Aug 2018 onwards.