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Lt. Roger 
Sterne
post 1680 - 1732


Lt. Roger 
Sterne
, 7th child and youngest son. of the 34th, or Chudleigh's regiment of foot. He had lots of children, many of whom died in infancy or young. The figure of Roger Sterne alone stands out with any clearness by the side of the ceaselessly flitting mother and phantasmal children of Laurence Sterne's Memoir; and it is touched in with strokes so vivid and characteristic that critics have been tempted to find in it the original of the most famous portrait in the Shandy gallery. "My father," says Sterne, "was a little, smart man, active to the last degree in all exercises, most patient of fatigue and disappointments, of which it pleased God to give him full measure. He was, in his temper, somewhat rapid and hasty, but of a kindly, sweet disposition, void of all design, and so innocent in his own intentions, that he suspected no one; so that you might have cheated him ten times a day, if nine had not been sufficient for your purpose."

Born: post 1680Baptised:
Died: Port Antonio, , , Jamaica Mar 1732 Buried:
Family:
Sterne

Ancestors
[ Patrilineage | Matrilineage | Earliest Ancestors | Force | Force2 | Set Relationship | Relationship | Options ]

1.
Lt. Roger 
Sterne
(
Nuttle
) post 1680 - 1732
2.
Simon 
Sterne
(
Jaques
) + 1703
4.
5.
Elizabeth 
Dickenson
(
Sterne
) + ante 1680
3.
Mary 
Jaques
(
Sterne
) + post 1713
6.
Roger 
Jaques
(
Lokton
) 1626 - 1672
7.
Frances 
Lokton
(
Jaques
) + post 1677

Siblings


1.
Mary 
Sterne

2.
Elizabeth 
Sterne

3.
Frances 
Sterne

4.
Richard 
Sterne
ante 1680 - ante 1680
5.
Dr. Richard 
Sterne
(
Priestley
,
Booth
) 1680 - 1732
6.
Rev. Jaques 
Sterne
(
Goodricke
) post 1680 - 1759

Spouses



1. 25th Sep 1711
Agnes 
Nuttle
(
Hobert
,
Sterne
) + c. 1759

Descendants
[ Options ]

a.
Agnes 
Nuttle
(
Hobert
,
Sterne
) + c. 1759
1.
Mary 
Sterne
(
Weemans
) 1712 - post 1738
2.
Lawrence 
Sterne
(
Lumley
) 1713 - 1768
2a.
Elizabeth 
Lumley
(
Sterne
) 1714 - c. 1772
2.1.
Lydia 
Sterne
1745 - 1745
2.2.
Lydia 
Sterne
(
de Medalle
) 1747 - post 1776
3.
Joram 
Sterne
1715 - 1719
4.
Anne 
Sterne
1719 - c. 1722
5.
Devijeher 
Sterne
1721 - 1723
6.
Susan 
Sterne
1723 - c. 1723
7.
Catherine 
Sterne
c. 1724 - post 1738
Sources

Timeline


post 1680Born (birth)
25th Sep 1711Married
Agnes 
Nuttle
(
Hobert
,
Sterne
) + c. 1759
(marriage)
Mar 1732Died (death) Port Antonio, Jamaica
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