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Mistycat

Mistycat Report 4 Oct 2021 15:08

I have Samson Stanley 27 July 1826

Name: Samson Stanley
Gender: Male
Age: 7
Birth Date: 27 Jul 1826
Baptism Date: 13 Jul 1834
Baptism Place: St George, Bristol
Parish as it Appears: St George
Register Type: Bishop Transcripts
Search Photos: Search for 'St George' in the UK City, Town and Village Photos collection
Father: John Stanley
Mother: Sarah Stanley


Father John Stanley ? Mother Sarah Robinson 1798

Then there is this….

Name: Samson Stanley
Gender: Male
Age: 59
Birth Date: abt 1828
Marriage Date: 31 May 1887
Marriage Place: Clearfield, Pennsylvania, USA
Father:
John Stanley
Mother:
Sarah Stanley
Spouse:
Jane Sneddins
Film Number: 001429959

Are they the same Samson?

Any help would be much appreciated

Edit, sorry mother is Sarah Rollason not Robinson

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 4 Oct 2021 15:10

What other research have you done?

Is he on any census records?

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 4 Oct 2021 15:14

The man who married

Name: Samson Stanley
Birth Date: 1828
Death Date: 5 Mar 1895
Cemetery: Moshassuck Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Central Falls, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America

Headstone gives age as 67, so birth 1827, in view of death date

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 4 Oct 2021 15:19

Don't rule him out until it's been proved - a tear 'out' on age was nothing in those days

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 4 Oct 2021 15:23

I can’t find him on any census after 1841, his father died 1838, mother is on 1851 with other family….I have info for all of those…

Samson is on 1841 age 13

ErikaH

ErikaH Report 4 Oct 2021 15:24

Another record from familysearch

Name Samson Stanley
Sex Male
Age 61
Birth Year (Estimated) 1828
Father's Name John Stanley
Mother's Name Sarah Rolson********************************************
Spouse's Name Jane Leach Pass
Spouse's Sex Female
Spouse's Age 57
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1832
Spouse's Father's Name Samuel Leach
Spouse's Mother's Name Alice Hoswell
Marriage Date 02 Sep 1889

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 4 Oct 2021 15:26

Erika, yes that’s him….I did edit mother’s name on opening post, thank you

Maddie

Maddie Report 4 Oct 2021 16:12

????
widow

Name: Jane Stanley
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1902
Street Address: 27 Moore C F
Residence Place: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA
Spouse:
Sampson Stanley
Publication Title: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1902

Name: Samson Stanley
Spouse: Jane Pass
Marriage Date: 2 Sep 1889

Name: Sampson Stanley
Age: 51
Birth Date: Abt 1829
Birthplace: England
Home in 1880: Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Street: Garden
Dwelling Number: 39
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Susana Stanley
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Birthplace: England
Occupation: Coal Miner
Cannot Read: Yes
Cannot Write: Yes
Neighbors:
Household Members Age Relationship
Sampson Stanley 51 Self (Head)
Susana Stanley
45 Wife
George L. Stanley
25 Son
Hannah Blackman
20 Daughter
Jacob Blackman
23 Son-in-law
Eliza Stanley
15 Daughter
Serah Stanley
14 Daughter
Annie Stanley
12 Daughter
Mary E. Stanley
9 Daughter
Joseph Stanley
6 Son

Name: Sampson Stanley
Birth Date: abt 1817
Birth Place: England
Gender: Male
Age: 58
Marital status: Married
Relationship: Head
Enumeration Year: 1875
Township: Pawtucket
County: Providence
Enumeration District or Census Tract: 13
Line Number: 31
Household Number: 326
Volume Number: 2
Page Number: 475
Household Members:
Name Age
Sampson Stanley 58
Susanna Stanley 37
Geo Stanley 20
Hannah Stanley 15
Eliza Stanley 11
Sarah Stanley 9
Annie Stanley 7
Mary E Stanley 4
Joseph Stanley 1
Paul White 38
Henry Roberts 30
Adolphus Peppinno 9
Napolean Peppinno 6

Maddie

Maddie Report 4 Oct 2021 16:21

from a tree on ancestry

Jane Leech Stanley

1832–1908

Birth 8 JUN 1832 • Hurst Brook, Lancashire, England

Death 22 JUNE 1908 • Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA

Birth
8 Jun 1832 • Hurst Brook, Lancashire, England

1832

(AGE)
Birth of sister Jane Leech(1835–)
abt 1835 • Lancashire, England

1835

2
Birth of brother Samuel Leech(1839–1909)
Apr 1839 • Manchester, Lancashire, England

1839

6
Birth of daughter Jane Ann Pass(1852–)
30 Oct 1852 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England

1852

20
Marriage
1852 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England
Samuel Pass

(1832–1888)

1852

20
Birth of daughter Harriet Pass(1857–)
21 July 1857 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire

1857

25
Birth of son John Pass(1860–)
2 Jan 1860 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England

1860

27
Birth of daughter Eliza Emma Pass(1864–)
11 Jun 1864 • Denton, Lancashire, England

1864

32
Death of mother Eliza Turner(1811–1865)
Apr 1865 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire

1865

32
Birth of daughter Mary Alice Pass(1866–1938)
17 Apr 1866 • Ashton, Lancashire, England

1866

33
Birth of daughter Sarah Pass(1868–1935)
19 Apr 1868 • Bredbury, Cheshire, England

1868

35
Birth of son Samuel Pass(1871–)
Abt 1871 • Rhode Island

1871

38
Residence
1871 • Bents Lane, Cheshire, England

Relation to Head: Wife

1871

39
Death of father Josiah Leech(1811–1873)
Apr 1873 • Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire , England

1873

40
Residence
1875 • Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife

1875

43
Birth of daughter Rebecca Jane Pass(1877–1925)
Sep 1877 • Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA

1877

45
Residence
1880 • Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head: Wife

1880

48
Death of husband Samuel Pass(1832–1888)
13 November 1888 • Lincoln, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

1888

56
Marriage
2 Sep 1889 • Rhode Island, United States
Samson Stanley

(1828–1895)

1889

57
Death of husband Samson Stanley(1828–1895)
5 March 1895 • Rhode Island

1895

62
Death
22 June 1908 • Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA

but no parentage for samson

Maddie

Maddie Report 4 Oct 2021 16:44

the sneddins marriage from fmp
parents john and sara
Samson
Country United States
Last name Stanley
Spouse's first name(s) Jane
Sex Male
Spouse's last name Sneddins
Age 59
Spouse's sex Female
Birth year 1828
Spouse's age 59
Father's first name(s) John
Spouse's birth year 1828
Father's last name -
Spouse's father's first name(s) -
Mother's first name(s) Sarah
Spouse's father's last name -
Mother's last name -
Spouse's mother's first name(s) -
Event Marriage
Spouse's mother's last name -
Year 1887
FamilySearch film number 001429959
Event date 31 May 1887
Record set United States Marriages
Location -
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Place , Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States
Subcategory Civil Marriage & Divorce
County Clearfield
Collections from Americas, United States
State Pennsylvania


jane pass
Samson
Country United States
Last name Stanley
Spouse's first name(s) Jane
Sex Male
Spouse's last name Pass
Age 61
Spouse's sex Female
Birth year 1828
Spouse's age 57
Father's first name(s) John -----
Spouse's birth year 1832
Father's last name -
Spouse's father's first name(s) Samuel
Mother's first name(s) Sarle
Spouse's father's last name -
Mother's last name -
Spouse's mother's first name(s) Alice
Event Marriage
Spouse's mother's last name Leach
Year 1889
FamilySearch film number 001839568
Event date 29 Sep 1889
Record set United States Marriages
Location Lincoln
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Place Lincoln, Rhode Island, United States
Subcategory Civil Marriage & Divorce
County -
Collections from Americas, United States
State Rhode Island

Maddie

Maddie Report 4 Oct 2021 16:57

Atlantic Ports, Gulf Coasts, and Great Lakes Passenger Lists, Roll 4: 1820-1870

Name: S. Stanley
Date: 1 Jul 1858
Age: 29
Sex: M (Male)
Port of Arrival: Key West, Florida
Country of Origin: United States
Occupation: Miner
Ship: N/A
Port of Embarkation: N/A
Destination: United States
Master: N/A

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 5 Oct 2021 12:44

Maddie, thank you so much for all this info, I’m a little slow at getting through it just at the moment but will do so over the next few days, many thanks x

alviegal

alviegal Report 5 Oct 2021 13:06

The Application for Marriage Licence which you can see on fmp, has Both parties at 59 years old, both resident at Gazzam, he is a miner and his first wife died 7 Nov 1883. Her first husband died Sept 1879. His parents were John and Sarah. Her's not known.

This is the Clearfield, Pennsylvania one.



This is a Return of a Marriage (State of Rhode Island)

Last name Stanley
Spouse's first name(s) Jane
Sex Male
Spouse's last name Leach Pass
Age 61
Spouse's sex Female
Birth year 1828
Spouse's age 57
Father's first name(s) John
Spouse's birth year 1832
Father's last name Stanley
Spouse's father's first name(s) Samuel
Mother's first name(s) Sarah
Spouse's father's last name Leach
Mother's last name Rolson
Spouse's mother's first name(s) Alice
Event Marriage
Spouse's mother's last name Hoswell
Year 1889
FamilySearch film number 002028006
Event date 02 Sep 1889
Record set United States Marriages
Location Providence
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Place Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Subcategory Civil Marriage & Divorce
County Providence
Collections from Americas, United States
State Rhode Island

He is a miner from England, and his parents are both from England where his father is also a miner.
Her father and mother were both from England and he was a weaver.
They're both widowers on their second marriage.

Maddie

Maddie Report 5 Oct 2021 13:41

samuels death
Name: Samuel Pass
Birth Date: 1831
Death Date: 1888
Cemetery: Moshassuck Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Central Falls, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Children:
Sarah Bridgehouse
URL:
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/124999839/samuel-pass

Name: Sarah Bridgehouse
Birth Date: 1868
Death Date: 20 May 1935
Cemetery: Moshassuck Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Central Falls, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Father:
Samuel Pass
Mother:
Jane Pass
Spouse:
James Bridgehouse
Children:
Mabel England
URL:
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/103957290/sarah-bridgehouse

alviegal

alviegal Report 5 Oct 2021 21:17

First name(s) Sampson
Last name Stanley
Sex Male
Age 53
Birth year 1830
Father's first name(s) John
Father's last name Stanley
Mother's first name(s) Sarah
Mother's last name Stanley
Spouse's first name(s) Mary
Spouse's last name Blackman Clark
Spouse's sex Female
Spouse's age 51
Spouse's birth year 1832
Spouse's father's first name(s) George
Spouse's father's last name Clark
Spouse's mother's first name(s) Anna
Spouse's mother's last name Clark
Event Marriage
Year 1883
FamilySearch film number 001822996
Event date 09 Jan 1883
Record set United States Marriages
Location Pawtucket
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Place Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
Subcategory Civil Marriage & Divorce
County -
Collections from Americas, United States
State Rhode Island

Says it's a second marriage for both of them. He is a miner from England, she is from Vermont.

alviegal

alviegal Report 5 Oct 2021 21:42

North Providence, Voting District 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Household members (7 people)
First name(s) Last name Gender Age Birth year Birth place
Samuel Stanley Male 38 1832 England
Susannah Stanley Female 33 1837 Pennsylvania
George Stanley Male 14 1856 Pennsylvania
Hannah Stanley Female 10 1860 Pennsylvania
Eliza Stanley Female 7 1863 Pennsylvania
Sarah Stanley Female 5 1865 Pennsylvania
Annie Stanley Female 2 1868 Pennsylvania

safc

safc Report 5 Oct 2021 22:05

????

While we have made all efforts to correctly record the information in the original document there may be different interpretations of the written words. If you have access to the original document and believe we have made a mistake you are encouraged to report this to us. Report an Error in this Data Field
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County Worcestershire
Place (Links to more information) Dudley
Church name (Links to more information) St John (Kates Hill)
Register type (Links to more information) Parish Register
Register entry number 134
Marriage date 05 Feb 1849
Groom forename Samson
Groom surname STANLEY
Groom age full age
Groom condition bachelor
Groom occupation Miner
Groom abode Dudley
Bride forename Sarah
Bride surname SIDEWAY
Bride age full age
Bride condition spinster
Bride abode Dudley
Groom father forename John
Groom father surname STANLEY
Groom father occupation Miner
Witness1 William WOOD
Witness2 Hannah WOOD
Notes The Bride, Groom & both witnesses signed with a X. The Bride's father is not shown
Transcribed by Alan Harward
File line number 135

alviegal

alviegal Report 6 Oct 2021 13:55

So does he appear to have married 1849 Dudley to Sarah Sideway.

1883 Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Mary Blackman Clark b 1832

1887 Clearfield, Pennsylvania to Jane Sneddins b 1828

1889 Providence, Rhode Island to Jane Leach Pass b 1832

Up until 1880 he was with Susanna b 1837 Pennsylvania.

alviegal

alviegal Report 6 Oct 2021 14:27

Is this the correct 1841 for him?

1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census
John Street, Dudley, Worcestershire & Staffordshire,
Household members (6 people)
First name(s) Last name Sex Age Birth year Birth place
Sarah Stanley Female 40 1801 Worcestershire, England
Anne Stanley Female 20 1821 Worcestershire, England
Samsom Stanley Male 13 1828 Worcestershire, England
Nancy Stanley Female 10 1831 -
Isaac Stanley Male 7 1834 Worcestershire, England
Joseph Stanley Male 6 1835

Yes, I see Joseph, Isaac and Nancy were all baptized at the same time.

alviegal

alviegal Report 6 Oct 2021 14:42

Possible child for Samson and Sarah. They married 5 Feb 1849.

STANLEY, MARY ANN SIDAWAY
GRO Reference: 1849 M Quarter in DUDLEY Volume 18 Page 301

but her possible death.

STANLEY, MARY ANN 0
GRO Reference: 1849 M Quarter in DUDLEY Volume 18 Page 251