When Polly Stone was born in 1802, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, her father, Conway Stone, was 41 and her mother, Elizabeth Galaglee, was 40. She married Josiah Roberts on 25 December 1823, in Blount, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pleasant Ridge Township, Fulton, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Gainsboro, Independence, Arkansas, United States in 1870. She died in 1870, in Fulton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 68.
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 .
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