Mary A Stanfield

30 May 1828–
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary A

Mary A Stanfield was born on 30 May 1828, in England, United Kingdom. She married James Agnew Burns on 29 April 1853, in Dromore, Dromore, County Down, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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James Agnew Burns
Mary A Stanfield
Marriage: 29 April 1853
William Clark Burns
John Bertraeum Burns
Elizabeth Burns

Spouse and Children

    James Agnew Burns



29 April 1853
Dromore, Dromore, County Down, Ireland



    John Bertraeum Burns


    Elizabeth Burns


World Events (8)


Age 2

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 5

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 52

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): habitational name from either of two places called Stanfield, in Norfolk and Staffordshire, or a topographic name from Middle English stan(e) ‘stone’ + feld ‘field’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Stanfield in entry for John B Burns and Lillian Armitage, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
  • Mary Stanfield in entry for John B. Burns and Lillian Armitage, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Mary A Stanfield in entry for Chas D Adams and Elizabeth Burns, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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