Arthur Edward Stephenson was the fifth child of Thomas Stephenson & Ann Wainwright born April-June, 1877 at Stockton, Co Durham.
Arthur was living at home in 1881 at 13 Lawson St, Stockton with his 3 brothers, a sister & parents.
In 1891 Arthur, his parents & 3 younger sisters & 1 younger brother were livings at 42 Disraeli St, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough.
Arthur married Alice Maude Lewis in Oct-December 1898 at Aston, Warwickshire. Alice was born in Jan-March 1878 at Stockton, Co Durham, the daughter of Catherine & Thomas Lewis, a puddler.
In 1901 Arthur & Alice were living at 4 Laurel Terrace, Trinity Rd, Aston Manor, Warks & Arthur was a general labourer. They had a 1 year old daughter Catherine A.
By 1911 Arthur & Alice had moved to 63 Raby St, Tinsley, Sheffield where Arthur was now a smelter at a general engineering works. They had 3 children at home – Thomas (9), Alice (4) & Gwendoline (1). Also living with them was Arthur’s brother, J G (George) Stephenson, who was also working at the engineering works. Daughter Catherine was staying with her grandparents, Catherine & Thomas Lewis, at the time of the census at 62 Bawtry Rd, Tinsley.
Daughter Gwendoline married James Ronald Nixon in 1937 at Sheffield.
Alice died in 1942 in Sheffield, aged 65.
Arthur died in 1943 in Sheffield, aged 67.
The children of Arthur Edward Stephenson & Alice Maude Lewis were:
s.220.127.116.11.1 Catherine Anne Stephenson born Jan-March 1900 at Aston, Warwickshire
s.18.104.22.168.2 Thomas Edward Stephenson born Oct-December 1901 at Aston, Warwickshire
s.22.214.171.124.3 Alice Maud Stephenson born July-September 1906 at Aston, Warwickshire
s.126.96.36.199.4 Gwendoline Stephenson born August 12th, 1909 at Aston, Warwickshire; died March 2002 at Sheffield, Yorks