Full name John Stevens
Born 1769, South Ockenden, Essex
Died January 13, 1863, Hornchurch, Essex (aged 94 years)
Major teams Essex XI
|First-class debut||Marylebone Cricket Club v Essex XI at Lord's (Old), Jul 8-9, 1789 scorecard|
|Last First-class||RN Newman's XI v R Leigh's XI at Navestock, Aug 19-20, 1793 scorecard|
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