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Joseph Stanley (1786 - 1860)

Joseph Stanley
Born in Virginia, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Jefferson, Iowa, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Aug 2020
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Joseph Stanley lived in Virginia.

Joseph Stanley was born in 1786 in Virginia. He passed away on 13 Dec 1860 Jefferson County, Virginia. He is buried in the Fell Cemetery, Libertyville, Jefferson County, Iowa, USA.[1].

In 1850, Joseph (65 - worked as a farmer) lived in Liberty, Jefferson County, Iowa, with his inferred wife Nahoma (55 - I believe the name to be a typo and that it's supposed to be Naomi)[2].

Joseph Stanley in the 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Joseph Stanley
Age: 73
Birth Year: abt 1787
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Virginia
Home in 1860: Liberty, Jefferson, Iowa
Post Office: Libertyville
Dwelling Number: 275
Family Number: 259
Occupation: Retired Gent
Real Estate Value: 400
Personal Estate Value: 750
Household Members Age
Joseph Stanley: 73
Naomi Stanley: 68
Elizabeth Smith: 15
R S S Farchild: 43 (worked as a house carpenter)[3].


  1. * Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 10 August 2020), memorial page for Joseph Stanley (1786–13 Dec 1860), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47713891, citing Fell Cemetery, Libertyville, Jefferson County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by NWpioneer (contributor 46896368).
  2. Year: 1850; Census Place: Liberty, Jefferson, Iowa; Roll: 185; Page: 81b
  3. * Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Liberty, Jefferson, Iowa; Page: 224; Family History Library Film: 803328. Source Information: 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

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