Hannah May Stanbury

23 June 1892–22 November 1974 (Age 82)
Huron, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Hannah May

When Hannah May Stanbury was born on 23 June 1892, in Huron, Ontario, Canada, her father, (Harry) Henry Robson Stanbury, was 23 and her mother, Ellen (Helen) East, was 20. She married Harry W Ford on 17 May 1917, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. She lived in Detroit Ward 13, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1910. She died on 22 November 1974, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 82.

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Harry W Ford
Hannah May Stanbury
Marriage: 17 May 1917

Spouse and Children

17 May 1917
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    (Harry) Henry Robson Stanbury





World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 5

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Stanbrough .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hannah M Stanbury in household of Harry R Stanbury, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hannah May Stanbury, "Ontario, Births and Baptisms, 1779-1899"
  • Hannah May Stanbury, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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