Re: John Lemon D. Stinson b. 1857 Iowa
Yes, it is correct that Jacob M. Stinson was a grandson of American Revoluntion War veteran. Jacob M. Stinson was born Jan. 7, 1828 in Jackson Co., Ohio and died May 18, 1917 in Fairfield, Iowa.His father John Stinson was born June 8, 1790 in Fayette Co., Pa. and died Dec 26, 1876 in Washington Co., Iowa.Jacob's mother was Margaret Tomlinson was born Feb 2, 1800 in probably Ross Co., Ohio and died June 26, 1887 in Jackson C. H., Jackson Co., Ohio.Jacob's grandfather James Stinson was born Sept. 24, 1762 in Mt. Bethel Township, Northampton Co., Pa. and died after Sept. 13, 1845 in Ross Co. Ohio.Jacob's grandmother Mary Parker was born 1767 in New Jersey and died in 1854 in Ross Co., Ohio.This James was son of John and Mary Davidson Stinson --- John was son of Archibald and Elizabeth Parrett Stinson --- that Archibald came to America from Ireland and was a son of John Stinson who died in 1722 in Diocese of Rahhoe, Ardagh Co., Northeastern Ireland.