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Jeremiah Stewart


Burnt Ground


? (93.7 acres)

Jeremiah Stewart. Origin: Old Family Name

Jeremiah Stewart received a land grant of 93.7 acres in the Burnt Ground area of Long Island.

A John Stewart was born on New Providence 6 October 1774. The surname Stewart is listed in the 1740 Census; however, on the 1792 Tatnall land grant map of the island, his surname is spelled “Stuart.” These are two versions of the same Scottish name.

Reference: DM, 1740 Census

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