Stephen Hill Dean

M, b. 6 February 1883, d. 12 February 1962
FatherGeorge Gregory Dean b. May 1849, d. 1931
MotherElizabeth Frances Prendergast b. 7 Dec 1854, d. 1948
ChartsPorter Descendants
Birth*6 February 1883 Stephen Hill Dean was born on 6 February 1883 at Bromley Twp, Renfrew County, Ontario
Birth17 May 1883 He was born on 17 May 1883 at Bromley Twp, Renfrew County, Ontario
(with Parents) Census18917 April 1891 He appeared on the 1891 Census of Bromley Twp, Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, George Gregory Dean and Elizabeth Frances Prendergast
Occupation*1901 Stephen Hill Dean was a miner in 1901.1 
Census1901*31 March 1901 He appeared on the 1901 Census of McKim Twp, Nipissing District, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901.1 
Marriage*18 October 1905 He married Sarah Jane McCord Porter, daughter of William Fraser Porter and Mary Jane Tennant, on 18 October 1905 at Restoule, Parry Sound District, Ontario
Census1911*4 April 1911 Stephen Hill Dean and Sarah Jane McCord Porter appeared on the 1911 Census of Cobalt, Nipissing District, Ontario, at 32 Prospect, enumerated 4 April 1911. Their children Marvel Marie Stephenia, Muriel Dorothy and Hazel Elizabeth were listed as living with them.2 
Immigration*24 October 1925 Stephen Hill Dean immigrated on 24 October 1925 to Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan.3,4 
Census1930*21 April 1930 He and Sarah Jane McCord Porter appeared on the 1930 Census of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan, at 1435 Sixth Street, enumerated 21 April 1930. Their children Marvel Marie Stephenia, Iva Maude, William Stephen, Lillian, Florence Mildred, Evelyn Wills, Janet Dolly Grace, George Frederick, Blanche Irene and Lawrence Roy were listed as living with them.5 
Immigrationcirca 1938 Stephen Hill Dean immigrated circa 1938 to Sudbury, Sudbury District, Ontario.4 
Death*12 February 1962 He died on 12 February 1962 at Pioneer Manor, Sudbury, Sudbury District, Ontario, at age 79.6 
Note* He The following note was copied on August 16 2008 from the family tree of Alfred Dean as posted on the website Genes Reunited.
"Detroit Border Crossings and Passenger and Crew Lists, 1905-1957 about Stephen H Dean Name: Stephen H Dean Arrival Date: 24 Oct 1925 Age: 42 Birth Date: abt 1883 Birthplace: Douglas Ont Birth Country: Canada Gender: Male Race/Nationality: Irish Port of Arrival: Sault Ste Marie, Michigan Departure Contact: Wife Sarah P Arrival Contact: Sister Mrs. Thomas Ryan Microfilm Roll Number: M1478_16 When Stephen H Dean arrived in Muskegon, Michigan on Oct 24, 1925 he was 47 years old, he had a medium complexion, brown hair, blue-gray eyes, and was 5' 7 3/ tall. He had $25 and paid his own passage. Sarah (Porter) Dean his wife then lived at 10 Hamilton St. in Sault Saint Marie, Ontario. His contact person was Mrs. Thomas Ryan, his sister (Aelia Maud Dean), who lived at RR#2 in Muskegon, MI. When Stephen's daughter, Muriel came in May 1926, Sarah's (Porter) Dean's address was 31 Hawthorne Lane, Sault Saint Marie, Ontario. Stephen was then living at the Nord Motel in Muskegon, MI. This was also Charles Myron Deans address when he came to U.S.. Sarah came in Sept 1926 with Lillian, Lawrence, Iva, Hazel, George, Florence, Evelyn,William, and Blanche. Record states Sarah arrived with 9 children and $50 and her husband paid for the passages. She was 41 yrs old, 5' 3 1/2" tall, had brown hair, blue eyes, and a fair complexion. She was to meet her husband, Stephen H. Dean and he resided at 1086 Sanford St., Muskegon, MI Sudbury Star February 13, 1962 page 20 DEAN at Pioneer Manor Monday evening, February 12th, Stephen Dean, husband of Sarah Dean, dear older brother of Mrs. Harry Cressey. Sudbury, in his 81st year. Resting at Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch St. Services in the chapel Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Interment Park Lawn Cemetery, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada." 


Sarah Jane McCord Porter b. 22 May 1885, d. 15 Oct 1969


  1. [S1440] Stephen Hill Dean household, 1901 Census of Canada, Nipissing, McKim Twp, Schedule 1.
  2. [S615] Stephen Hill Dean household, 1911 Census of Canada, Nipissing, Cobalt, Schedule 1.
  3. [S2730] Stephen Hill Dean, Border Crossing, 24 Oct 1925, Roll M1478_16, (Image 270).
  4. [S2731] Stephen Hill Dean, Border Crossing, 24 Oct 1925, Roll A3429_1, (Image 60).
  5. [S1441] Stephen Hill Dean household, 1930 United States Census, Muskegon, population schedule, Muskegon 14th Precinct.
  6. [S1439] Obituary - Stephen Dean, Sudbury Star, 13 Feb 1962, page 20.
  7. [S1425] Iva Maude Dean, Birth Registration No. 904014 (1926).
  8. [S2377] Obituary - George F Dean, Muskegon Chronicle, 1 Jul 2010.
  9. [S2376] Obituary - Blanche Irene Hoffman, Clock Life Story Funeral Home, Nov 2008.