Roy Stanley

30 March 1893–27 January 1978 (Age 84)
Grant, Clark, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Roy

When Roy Stanley was born on 30 March 1893, in Grant, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Charles Frank Stanley, was 45 and his mother, Esther A Sears, was 44. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Eva Elizabeth Counsell. He died on 27 January 1978, in Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Neillsville, Clark, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Stanley
1893–1978
Eva Elizabeth Counsell
1898–1984
Jean E Stanley
1919–2007
Mardine Esther Stanley
1920–1989
Allen Charles Stanley
1922–2010

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Frank Stanley

    Male1847–1921Male

    Esther A Sears

    Female1848–1940Female

siblings

(6)

    Frank E Stanley

    Male1876–1898Male

    Female1877–1967Female

    Cora Stanley

    Female1883–Female

    Guy Stanley

    Male1887–1888Male

    Male1889–1970Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 14

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Derbyshire, County Durham, Gloucestershire, Staffordshire, Wiltshire, and West Yorkshire, so named from Old English stān ‘stone’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.2 Americanized form of any of various like-sounding names in other European languages, for example Polish Stanislawski and Greek Anastasiou.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roy Stanley in household of Charles F Stanley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roy Stanley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy Stanley, "United States Census, 1930"

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