Noted: Date of Birth: Original Records of Maine Towns and Cities; Town of Swans Island_Card File of Dr. H. W. Small by Picton Press, 2005. Also see History of Swans Island, Maine by Dr. H. W. Small
[William Stanley's son Joseph William Stanley, Stanley-2644]
|1877 Deed Gooseberry Island_West of Burncoat Harbor.|
"Joseph Stanley settled on a lot next to his brother Edmond. His wife was Abigail Smith, sister of the wife of the subject of the last sketch. They were parents of ten children, as follows : Joseph, Horace, Ansel, Samuel, Albert, who fell from a bluff and was drowned at the age of two years; Thomas, Elizabeth, wife of Albion Stanley; Eunice, wife of Elmer Holbrook ; Lucy A., wife of Stephen Dunham, jr. ; Margaret, wife of George E. Trask, and Lois." History of Swans Island
http://www.swansisland.org/history/Grindle/HTML/JosephnAbigailStanley.htm Joseph William Stanley, son of Capt. William and Ruth (Gott) Stanley, born August 16, 1819 at Swan’s Island, Maine, died on May 2, 1884 at Swan’s Island and was buried at ‘Grindle Hill’ cemetery.
A history of Swan's Island, Maine by Herman Wesley Small,MD., Pages 134,135, 136.
"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-6749-X53?cc=1401638&wc=95RF-VZ6%3A1031308201%2C1031662701%2C1031912601 : 9 April 2016), Maine > Hancock > Swans Island > image 5 of 11; citing NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
"United States Census, 1860," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9BS3-6WT?cc=1473181&wc=73BR-HG5%3A1589428278%2C1589423726%2C1589428304 : 24 March 2017), Maine > Hancock > Swans Island Plantation > image 4 of 12; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11930-155029-68?cc=1438024 : 22 May 2014), Maine > Hancock > Swans Island > image 11 of 12; citing NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
STANLEY JOSEPH Sub: SWANS ISLAND [State of Maine] 1775087029 8/3/1877 12:00:00 AM DEED 11/24/1876 B:158 P:298
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