Margaret Standley

25 December 1801–about 1879 (Age 77)
New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret

When Margaret Standley was born on 25 December 1801, in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, her father, Richard Standley, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Stoltz, was 19. She married William Sears on 20 July 1820, in Portage, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died about 1879, in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

William Sears
1798–
Margaret Standley
1801–1879
Marriage: 20 July 1820
Alfred Sears
1821–1846

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 July 1820Portage, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1815
    Age 14
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1818
    Age 17
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    1823
    Age 22
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stanley .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Standlee
    Stanley

    Sources (9)

    • Margret Sears in household of Wm Sears, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Margaret Standley, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Margaret Sears in household of William Sears, "United States Census, 1850"

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