Date of Birth: 
7 Jul 1833
Date of Death: 
29 Oct 1899

Stephen was born at Blackburn, Lancashire, England.

He married Sarah Eagle (born at Dartford, Kent, England in 1834) at Wellington in 1859.

They had 11 children, 5 sons & six daughters. Three of the sons have their own profile, Thomas, Ernest & Arthur.

One son-in-law, James Donald served in WW1.

Stephen was a freehold farmer based in Karori, Wellington most of his life. All the sons became farmers mostly in the Horowhenua & Manawatu regions.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Stephen Lancaster, John Lancaster, Jane Turner, Sarah Jane Eagle, Robert Eagle (Jnr), Hannah Blanche Puttenham, Thomas Anthony Lancaster, Stephen Robert Lancaster, Catherine Edith (Kitty) Smith, Isabella Marion Hannah, Sarah Jane Lancaster, James Donald, Hannah Mary (Annie) Lancaster, Thomas William Lewer, Rose Mabel Griffiths, Ernest Samuel Lancaster, Arthur Lancaster, Emma (Ettie) Lancaster, Walter Bazire Messenger, Amy Alice Lancaster, William Fry Newcombe, Ada Lancaster, William Henry Young, Henry John (Harry) Lancaster, Agnes Mary (Zennie) Edwards, Phoebe Lancaster, Charles Nicholas Cathie.