1. John Steevens was born about 1600 and died about August 1670 at Guildford, Connecticut. His wife's name is not known. John arrived in New England in 1639. John had four children: John, Thomas, William, and Mary.
2. William Steevens was born about 1630 and died 26 February 1704 at Killingworth, Connecticut. He married 3 March 1653 at Guildford, Connecticut, Mary Meigs, born 1633 at Weymouth, Dorset, England and died 30 April 1703 at Killingworth, daughter of John and Thomasine (Fry) Meigs. William and Mary had eight children: John, Samuel, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, Daniel, Judith, Josiah, and Mary.
3. Judith Steevens was born 1 October 1668 at Killingworth, Connecticut and died there 31 October 1732. She married at Killingworth on 26 August 1686, Samuel Buell, born 20 July 1663 at Windsor, Connecticut and died 2 November 1732 at Killingworth, son of Samuel and Deborah (Griswold) Buell. Judith and Samuel had three children: Samuel, Samuel, and Deborah.
An Emerson-Benson Saga: The Ancestry of Charles F. Emerson and Bessie Benson and the Struggle to Settle the United States by Edmund K. Swigart, Ph.D. (Gateway Press, Baltimore, 1995), p. 540-1.
“William Buell & Early Descendants” by George E. McCracken, The American Genealogist 54 (1978):65-73.