Nancy Stanley

13 May 1818–9 September 1900 (Age 82)
Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy

When Nancy Stanley was born on 13 May 1818, in Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Simeon Stanley, was 24 and her mother, Mary Morse, was 21. She married Charles Jameson on 8 August 1851, in Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 9 September 1900, in Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Jameson
Nancy Stanley
Marriage: 8 August 1851
Sylvester Jameson
Charles Jameson
George Simeon Jameson
Nancy Jane Jamison

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1851Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough
    Age 15
    In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 
    Age 28
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of various places called Stanley, including those in Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Durham, Gloucestershire, and Wiltshire, named with Old English stān ‘stone, rock’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. This English name has been established in Ireland since the 13th century where it was Gaelicized as de Stainléigh.English: possibly also a variant of Stoneley, a habitational name from Stoneley Green in Burland (Cheshire), Stoneleigh (Warwickshire), or Stonely in Kimbolton (Huntingdonshire), all named with Old English stān ‘stone, rock’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.Americanized form of any of various like-sounding names in other languages, for example Polish Stanislawski , Greek Anastasiou , and Serbian Stojadinov (patronymic from the personal name Stojadin).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Nancy Stanley Jameson

    Birth: May 13, 1818 Death: Sep. 9, 1900 Family links: Parents: Simeon Stanley (1793 - 1857) Mary Morse Stanley (1796 - 1865) Spouse: Charles Jameson (1803 - 1886)* Siblings: Nancy S …

    Sources (19)

    • Ney Jamieson in household of Chas Jamieson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Nancy Stanley in entry for George S. Jameson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Nancy Jameson in household of Charles Jameson, "United States Census, 1870"

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