Flora Rosaltha Stanton

Female15 November 1849–23 November 1932

Brief Life History of Flora Rosaltha

When Flora Rosaltha Stanton was born on 15 November 1849, in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York, United States, her father, John T Stanton, was 27 and her mother, Amanda Gardner, was 26. She married Alvin H Green on 20 September 1871, in Oakland, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 23 November 1932, in Oxford, Oakland, Michigan, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Oxford Cemetery, Oxford, Oakland, Michigan, United States.

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Alvin H Green
Flora Rosaltha Stanton
Marriage: 20 September 1871
Rolla Adebert Green
Mable A. Green
Mary Green

Sources (22)

  • Flora R Green in household of Alvin Green, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Flora B. Stanton, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Flora R Green, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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  • Marriage
    20 September 1871Oakland, Michigan, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

    Age 5

    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.


    Age 14

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 23

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places in England called Stanton or Staunton, especially Stanton in Staffordshire and Staunton in Worcestershire, all named with Old English stān ‘stone’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. Most of the placenames come from their situation on stony ground, but in the case of Stanton Harcourt in Oxfordshire and Stanton Drew in Avon the reference is to the proximity of prehistoric stone monuments. The name has also sometimes been chosen by Ashkenazic Jews as an Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames. This surname has also long been established in Ireland (especially Mayo).

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

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