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Descendants of William ? Stewart




Generation No. 1


      1. William ?1 Stewart was born Abt. 1750 in Ireland, and died in Stewart Station, KY. He married Martha? Norris.

Notes for William ? Stewart:
[Stewart.FTW]

They came to the U.S. and stopped a while in Penn. and went fromt here to Ken.
He was a Captain of a Co. of Indian fighters called "Stewart's Spies," and
founded one Stewart Station in Kentucky. After being in Ken. a while he
returned to Red Stone Country, Penn. Where Wm. was born. They again left
PA. and returned to Kentucky.


First Name William And Death place from Joe Lambert

More About William ? Stewart:
Burial: Kentucky?

Notes for Martha? Norris:
[Stewart.FTW]

Uncle lived to be 120 years old. Her father was a noted wrestler. A
wrestler, hearing of him, made the journey to the home of Mr. Norris,
purposely started a quarrel with him and in the encounter which followed was
worsted by Norris, who had his coat torn in the struggle. After the battle
was over, the stranger explained that he had come purposely to test the
wrestling powers of Norris and the quarrel was made up, but Norris remarking,
"As you tore my coat, I'll tear yours," took the garment of the other and tore
Born in Scotland of a family noted for longevity, an Uncle of hers living to
be 120 years old. Her father was a noted wrestler. It is said that a wrest-
ler, hearing of him, made the journey to the home of Mr. Norris, purposely
started a quarrel with him and in the encounter which followed was worsted
by Norris, who had his coat torn in the struggle. After the battle was over,
the stranger explained that he had come purposely to test the wrestling
powers of Norris and the quarrel was made up.

First name "Martha" from Joe Lambert
     
Children of William Stewart and Martha? Norris are:
+ 2 i.   Thomas2 Stewart, born Aft. 1771 in Red Stone Country, Pennsylbania.; died in Rush Co. IN.
+ 3 ii.   William Stewart, born 1771 in Red Stone Country, Pennsylvania.; died January 07, 1836 in Yorktown, Indiana.


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