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Robert Stephenson (2)

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of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, steam engine manufacturer

c.1849 Born in Charlton, Kent, son of George Robert Stephenson, civil engineer

1875 An engineer when he married Eleanor Louisa Ogilvie Rayner at Lancaster Gate, Westminster[1]

1881 George R Stephenson 61, civil engineer, lived in Kilfinan, Argyll, with Jane Stephenson 59, Robert Stephenson 32, civil engineer, Henry Stephenson 26, Thomas A Stephenson 21[2]

1886 Partner in Robert Stephenson and Co

1891 Died in Italy[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. Parish record
  2. 1881 census
  3. National Probate calendar