Sarah Stevens

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ChartsAncestors of Harriet Hanson Robinson
Sarah Stevens, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), married Edward Bonnet, son of Thomas Bonnet and Mary (…), at Christ Church Parish, Barbados, 27 June 1686.1

Notes for further research:

Sanders, Barbados Wills, 2:48. Will of Jemmett Burgess of St Andrews, 20 Dec 1687, proved 15 Mar 1687/8 names
Grand sons John & Edward Stevens, sons of Hester Stevens
Bills due from sons in law Burges the elder & John Burges II
gr daugther Mary Borrowe, dau of Christopher Berrow
dau Ann Shiddart
son in law Anthony harris
daus Jemmett Whetstone and Mabill Harris
son Gabriel Shiddard
son Edwyn Carter
friends Capt Thomas Norwell & Thomas Coppin - xtrs in trust
wit Thomas Waite, John Waite, John Burges

2:331 Will of Hector Steavens, 27 Apr 1649, proved 4 May 1649, recorded 28 jul 1684, names
sons John Steavens under age & Hector Steavens
mo Queldion Steavens in the parish of Penroes in Monmouthshire, Wales
bro Christopher Steavens
wife Sarah Stevens and son John - xtrs
friends Robert Carter and Wm Arnett Overseers
wit Edward Brevitir, William Walton

2:369 Will of John Whetstone of Christ Church, 29 Sep 1694, proved 24 Nov 1694, names
Sister Mary Heyland living in Isle of Man
son John Whetstone
sis Elinor Iyldesley & her husband Thirstyan Iyldesley
Mary Allen formerly living at my uncle robinson's in Isle of Man
Jennett Brewster, dau of Thomas Brewster and Mary Brewster
wf Jennet Whetstone & cousin Thomas Tankman xtrs and gdns until son John is 18
trust given me by the will of Capt Edward Bonnett decd
wit James newman, john Mount, Thomas Herbert, John Heathcott, Nathaniel Nightingall, Charles Dimstervill/Dunstervill.2


Edward Bonnet b. Jun 1657, d. bef. 6 Jun 1694
  • Stede Bonnet+3,4 b. 29 Jul 1687, d. 10 Dec 1718
  • Frances Bonnet5 b. 14 Apr 1691
  • Sarah Bonnet5 b. aft. 5 Jun 1694
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  1. [S413] Joanne McRee Sanders, Barbados Records: Marriages 1643-1800 (2 vols., Houston, Texas: Sanders Historical Publications, 1982), 1:340, further cited as Sanders, Barbados Marriages.
  2. [S410] Joanne McRee Sanders, compiler, Barbados Records: Wills and Administrations (3 vols., Houston, Texas: Sanders Historical Publications, 1979-1981), 2:48, 331, 369, further cited as Sanders, Barbados Wills.
  3. [S415] Joanne McRee Sanders, compiler, Barbados Records: Baptisms, 1637-1800 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), 277, further cited as Barbados Baptisms.
  4. [S1673] Gregory Don Cooke, "Historic Ancestors: Major Stede Bonnet, Pirate of the Caribbean," The Genealogist 25 (Spring 2011): 31-33, at 31, further cited as Cooke, "Major Stede Bonnet."
  5. [S410] Sanders, Barbados Wills, 2:35-36.