John W. Stearns (son of John Stearns) was born Abt. 1810 in New York, and died Bef. 1880.He married Hannah Stearns, daughter of Unknown and Unknown. More About John W. Stearns: Military service: Bet. 1861 - 1865, US Civil War Records: Union -Private in 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry, Co. H.56 Occupation: 1860, Farmer & Lumberer in Canisteo, Steuben County, New York. Residence 1: 1860, Per 1860 US Census a 19 yr old "domestic" Mary Sharpe from PA lived w/ the Stearns in NY. Residence 2: 1830, Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York per 1830 US Federal Census. Residence 3: 1840, Ausable, Clinton, New York per 1840 US Federal Census. Residence 4: 1850, Canisteo, Steuben, New York per 1850 US Federal Census. Residence 5: 1860, Per 1860 US Federal Census, he owned $3200 in real property & $1800 in personal property (2-3 x higher value than his neighbors). Children of John W. Stearns and Hannah Stearns are:
+John H. Stearns, b. Abt. 1839, New York, d. 1928, Santa Ana Cemetery, Orange County, California.