Commodore Napoleon Stone

Male3 December 1836–23 November 1910

Brief Life History of Commodore Napoleon

When Commodore Napoleon Stone was born on 3 December 1836, in Charleston, Coles, Illinois, United States, his father, Dr. Stephen Stone, was 42 and his mother, Nancy Bowen, was 43. He married Mary Ann Connely on 28 April 1856, in Coles, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Denton, Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 6, Wise, Texas, United States in 1880. He died on 23 November 1910, in Smithville, Bastrop, Texas, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Smithville, Bastrop, Texas, United States.

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Commodore Napoleon Stone
Mary Ann Connely
Marriage: 28 April 1856
Manford Gilbert Stone
William Worth Stone
Mary Ellen Stone
Horace Lincoln Stone
Nellie Corberry Stone

Sources (8)

  • Napolian Stane in household of Henry C Williams, "United States Census, 1910"
  • N Stone in entry for Norham M Cannon and Nellie A Stone, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Napoleon Stone in entry for William North Stone, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 April 1856Coles, Illinois, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Historical Boundaries: 1837: Bastrop, Republic of Texas 1845: Bastrop, Texas, United States


    Age 10

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 25

    Historical Boundaries: 1861: Coles, Illinois, United States

    Name Meaning

    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 .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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