When Almira E. Stone was born about 1806, in Weathersfield, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Gregory Stone, was 31 and her mother, Prudence Leland, was 29. She married Darius Boyden Sibley on 3 May 1827, in Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 18 May 1839, in Millbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Central Cemetery, Millbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.
Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.
Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .