Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Steward Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

STEWARD/T buried Blandford Cemetery, VA
Posted by: Brooke-Alden Fry (ID *****4172) Date: October 24, 2003 at 08:31:48
  of 882

Trying to tie in STEWARD, MURRAY, & JACKSON. Need info. on the following people:

BLANDFORD CEMETERY, Petersburg, VA; Burials:

(No records for burials from 1703 Ė 1843; records burned in 1843.)

1. Square in oldest part, near church building, owned by WILLIAM MURRAY who is not buried in it. There are still 4 open graves; 12 in all. Includes:
GEORGE W. MURRAY

2. Square owned by J. M. B. STEWART (prob. James):
- WILLIAM E. STEWARD;
- J. M. B. STEWARD;
- 2 infants of WM. E. STEWARD moved into square 11 February 1860. One girl baby died 16 Feb. 1846; no dod for second baby.

(February 17 Steward (Infant Daughter) Steward, William E. & Jane -- 1846 February 16 Convulsions 5w (Born) Petersburg; Location of Grave: __ NE corner of W MURRAY North of L Y STEWARD in grave of his Brother. - Cannot locate L. Y. STEWARD burial.)

3. Square owned by J. M. STEWART. (Annie M. STEWART put this square under perpetual care, 9 Feb. 1937):
-Powhatan M. STEWARD
-L. E. F. STEWARD
-Powhatan Murray STEWARD
-Mrs. J. M. B. STEWARD (Eleanor P.)
-Nellie Lee STEWARD
-Annie STEWARD
-William MURRAY
-Eleanor S. MURRAY
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Marriage: Laura E. STEWARD & Powhatan M. STEWARD, 22 June 1872; Petersburg Public Library Newspaper Index; 2003.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
From Petersburg Pub. Lib. Index -
Petersburg

Stewart, Wm. E. - Petg.
-Saddle and harness maker.
Customers in New York, and southward to Gulf of Mexico.
Located on Sycamore St.
I - 14 1855/56 Petg. Dec. 22 - 2/5.

Stewart, Wm. E. (Steward)
- Died, consumption
I - 19 1859 Petg. Da. Express Dec. 31 - 1/5; 2/3
I - 20 1859 Petg. The Press Dec. 31 - 1/5; 2/3

- Steward, Jas. M. B., Mayor
1 - 3 1848 Petg. The Intell. Dec. 7 - 2/2
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
1880 US FEDERAL CENSUS:
1. J. M. B. STEWARD       
Male       
       
Other Information:
Birth Year <1817>
Birthplace VA
Age       63
Occupation Notary Public
Marital Status S <Single>
Race       W <White>
Head of Household P. M. STEWARD
Relation Uncle
Father's Birthplace VA
Motherís Birthplace VA

2. P. M. STEWARD       
Male

Other Information:
Birth Year <1843>
Birthplace VA
Age 37
Occupation Saddle & Harness Maker
Marital Status M <Married>
Race       W <White>
Head of Household P. M. STEWARD
Relation Self
Father's Birthplace VA
Motherís Birthplace VA
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Thanks,
Brooke


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/steward/messages/595.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network