Dr William Standing

19 January 1846–15 December 1912 (Age 66)
Pike, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of William

When Dr William Standing was born on 19 January 1846, in Pike, Illinois, United States, his father, William Standen Standing, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Leach, was 23. He married Mary Jane Clayton about 1873, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1880 and St. Louis, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 December 1912, in East Saint Louis Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr William Standing
Mary Jane Clayton
Marriage: about 1873
Maude Standing
William Amos Leach Standing

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1873St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 14
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Standen .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (19)

    • Standing, "United States Census, 1900"
    • William Standing in household of William Standing, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Gladys Standing in Missouri, Birth Records, 1847-1910

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