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William Stanley (abt. 1771 - abt. 1834)

William Stanley
Born about [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
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Died about in Leicestershire, Englandmap
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Name: William Stanley. [1] Note: #N284.


Connected to daughters by his will (mentioning Elizabeth Roulston) and marriage documents.

Info from Elizabeth's second marriage. He was a farmer.

Describes himself as Yeoman in Will. (historical a man holding and cultivating a small landed estate; a freeholder). From will mentions 5 children including Elizabeth Roulston. Has lands and houses to give at death. In his will he makes a big point to leave money to his daugthers and not their husbands.

1806 Elizabeth born in Twycross

1829 Elizabeth married in Birmingham

1834? Dies in Appleby of Leicester but says formerly of Twycross. Not sure if that is actual death year.


  1. Source: #S359 Warwickshire County Record Office; Warwick, England; Warwickshire Anglican Registers; Roll: Engl/2/1062; Document Reference: DR 177/9 Record for Elizabeth Roulston Link:
  • Source: S359 Warwickshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1910 Publication: Name: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; NOTEWarwickshire Anglican Registers. Warwick, England: Warwickshire County Record Office.

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