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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Margaret? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Sears
Margaret Standley
Marriage: 20 July 1820
Alfred Sears

Spouse and Children

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


    Parents and Siblings



    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    Age 17
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    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


    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"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.