Stephen Partridge was born to John Partridge and Elizabeth Adams in Medfield (now Millis), Massachusetts, 16 Apr 1706. He inherited his father’s homestead in East Medway; and a barn supposed to have been built by him in 1740 is still standing 1896. He married, 7 Apr 1737, Mary Maccane, born in Wrentham, Massachusetts, 25 May 1710, daughter of Daniel and Mary (Heaton) Maccane. He died 10 Mar 1742; and she married second, 23 Jul 1747, Abner Ellis.
Children Stephen Partridge and Mary Maccane:
- Mary Partridge, born 20 Jun 1738; married 1760, Joseph Baxter, born Medfield, Massachusetts, 1734, son of John and Rebecca (Fisher) Baxter, of Medfield. They resided in Medfield and Princeton, Massachusetts. Four children.
- Azuba Partridge, born 16 Apr 1742; married Dec 1765, Capt. Aaron Gardner, born Sherborn, Massachusetts, 1 Apr 1741, son of Addington Gardner of Sherborn. They resided in Sherborn. Six children.
- George Homer Partridge, Partridge genealogy : descendants of John Partridge of Medfield, Massachusetts, Boston: Press of David Clapp & Son, 1904, pp. 9 – 10.