The following data is extracted from Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire.
STEPHEN EASTMAN was a cloth-dresser by trade, resided at the Flat, and for many years took a conspicuous part in the affairs of the town. He was for a long time a leading Justice, for a dozen years Selectman, and Representative in 1817, '18 and '19. He was affable, honest in his dealings, and much respected.
Source: Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire