Henry J. Staples

3 August 1809–20 March 1872 (Age 62)
New Brunswick, British Colonial America

The Life of Henry J.

Henry J. Staples was born on 3 August 1809, in New Brunswick, British Colonial America as the son of Staples and Polly Purdy. He married Mary Brewer on 29 December 1830, in New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 20 March 1872, at the age of 62, and was buried in Nashwaak Village, Saint Marys, York, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Henry J. Staples
1809–1872
Mary Brewer
1811–1897
Marriage: 29 December 1830
Thomas Staples
1832–1914
John Staples
1833–1919
Mary Staples
1835–1927
Lydia Staples
1838–1922
Elizabeth Staples
1840–
Ann Staples
1842–
Frederika Anne "Annie" Staples
1843–1922
Charlotte Staples
1846–
Susanna Staples
1847–1946
Charles Henry Staples
1849–1914
George Frederick Staples
1852–1922
Mariah Jane Staples
1853–1882
Isaiah Staples
1855–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 December 1830
New Brunswick, Canada
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Staples

    MaleMale

    Polly Purdy

    Female1790–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (5)

1820 · First Bank

Age 11

March 25, 1820, the first bank located in Saint John, New Brunswick, was established.
1838 · Aroostook War

Age 29

The Aroostook War took place from 1838-1839. It was a conflict between the state of Maine and New Brunswick over the northern boarder. The battle was bloodless.
1851 · Marco Polo Launches

Age 42

In 1851, New Brunswick became known for being home to the world's fastest clipper ship, the Marco Polo. It was a three masted clipper ship. It's maiden voyage was to Liverpool and only took 15 days. It sailed from Liverpool to Melbourne in 76 days.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Staple .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Staples in entry for Charlotte M Bailey, "New Brunswick Provincial Deaths, 1815-1938"
  • Henry Staples in entry for Isaiah Staples, "New Brunswick Provincial Deaths, 1815-1938"
  • Henry Staples in entry for Mary Estey, "New Brunswick Provincial Deaths, 1815-1938"

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