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Johann Henry STAIR, Sr.

Male 1769 - 1858  (88 years)


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  • Name Johann Henry STAIR, Sr.  [1
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 23 Aug 1769  , Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Apr 1858  , Botetourt County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1790 Census - no Stair family in VA, but was a John Stair family in PA on page 87.
      1800 Census - Frederick Stair and Jonathon Stair - Hamilton in PA.
      1810 Census - Henry Stair in Botourt Co., VA. This was the only Stair and he had the following with him:
      3 males 0-10 yo, 1 male 10-16, 2 males 16-26, 1 male 26-45; 1 female 0-10 yo, 1 fem. 10-16, 1 fem.
      26-45; 1 slave
      1820 Census - 2 m 0-10 yo, 1 m 10-16, 1 m 16-18, 2 m 18-26, 1 m 49+; 1 f 0-10 yo, 1 f 10-16, 1 f 45+
      1830 Census - 1 m 0-10, 3 m 15-20, 1 m 60-70; 1 f 5-10, 1 f 10-15, 1 f 15-20, 1 f 40-50.
      1840 Census - 1 m 60-70; 1 f 60-70
      1850 Census - Henry 81, and Mary 78

      Stair Sr. was a tinker or millwright and was hired by Mr. Landis (big property owner in PA.) to build or repair a flour mill he owned. This Stair fell in love with the Landis daughter and they eloped. They turned up in the Shenendoah Valley of VA some 30 miles north of Roanoke.

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    Person ID I10998  Ronald Allen Snowden Family Tree
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2010 

    Family Mary Magdalene LANDIS,   b. 13 Nov 1773, , Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1854, , Botetourt County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    _UID 05EC6861876642319D038876C5EB870CFB2E 
    Children 
     1. Henry STAIR, Jr.,   b. 26 Feb 1798, , Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1855, , Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Family ID F7742  Group Sheet

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