William Stainton

29 May 1844–22 June 1866 (Age 22)
York, York, Ontario, Canada

The Life of William

When William Stainton was born on 29 May 1844, in York, York, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Stainton, was 25 and his mother, Margaret Devenish, was 27. He died on 22 June 1866, in Hampton, Clarington, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 22.

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John Stainton
Margaret Devenish
William Stainton
James Stainton
Mary Elleanor Stainton
Thomas Stainton
John Stainton

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of many places in northern England called Stainton, named with Old Norse steinn ‘stone’, ‘rock’, + Old English tūn ‘settlement’.

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

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