When Nathan Staker was born on 28 November 1801, in Kingston Township, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, his father, Conrad Staker, was 33 and his mother, Cornelia Schnuck, was 18. He married Jane Richmond from about 1826 to 1827, in Pigeon, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States for about 4 years. He died on 29 May 1884, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.
topographic name for someone who lived by a stake, from Middle English stake ‘stake’ (Old English staca) + -er. Compare Stake .
occupational name for someone who made wooden stakes or who drove them into the ground, from an agent derivative of Middle English stake ‘stake’ (Old English staca). Compare Stake .
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BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZA CUSWORTH BURTON STAKER Eliza Cusworth Burton Staker was born January 19, 1824 in Lockwood near Hudderfield, Yorkshire, England. Her parents were John and Martha Brooks Cusworth. …
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