Descendants of John Stanley

Descendants of John Stanley



This is not a perfect tree. I have yet to order the certificates from England. Until I do, this is my working thesis of a tree. If you have any corrections, please feel free to contact me.


Generation No. 1



1.   JOHN1 STANLEY1 was born Abt. 1836 in Ashby, Leicester, England.   He married EMILY1. She was born Abt. 1833 in Loughborough, Leicester, England.


Notes for JOHN STANLEY: 

1881 Census:  Name   Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability  

John STANLEY    Head    M    Male    45     Ashby, Leicester, England    Coal Miner       

Emiley STANLEY    Wife    M    Female    48    Loughborough, Leicester, England         

Saml. STANLEY    Son    U    Male    20    Thringstone, Leicester, England    Coal Miner       

William STANLEY    Son       Male    18    Thringstone, Leicester, England    Coal Miner       

Wm. WHITAKER    Son In Law       Male    13    Coleorton, Leicester, England    Farm Boy       

Geo. STANLEY    Son       Male    11    Thringstone, Leicester, England    Scholar       

Thos. STANLEY    Son       Male    9    Thringstone, Leicester, England    Scholar       

Emily STANLEY    Daug       Female    2    Thringstone, Leicester, England          

Betrice WHITAKER    Gran Daug       Female    1    Thringstone, Leicester, England         

 


Source Information:   

Dwelling    Rotten Row   

Census Place Thringstone, Leicester, England   

Family History Library Film    1341749   

Public Records Office Reference    RG11   

Piece / Folio    3143 / 35   

Page Number    30       

 

Children of JOHN STANLEY and EMILY are: 

 

2.             i.    WILLIAM 2 STANLEY, b. Abt. 1865, Colorton, Leicestershire, England or Worthington, Leicestershire.

                ii.    SAMUEL STANLEY 1, b. Abt. 1861, Thringstone, Leicester, England.

              iii.    WILLIAM STANLEY 1, b. Abt. 1863, Thringstone, Leicester, England.

               iv.    GEORGE STANLEY 1, b. Abt. 1865, Thringstone, Leicester, England.

               v.    THOMAS STANLEY 1, b. Abt. 1867, Thringstone, Leicester, England.


Generation No. 2   


2.   WILLIAM2 STANLEY (JOHN1)2,3 was born Abt. 1865 in Colorton, Leicestershire, England or Worthington, Leicestershire2,5.   He married AGNES TOON 2,3 March 1888 in Mansfield, daughter of JAMES TOON and JANE HALFPENNY.   She was born 1859 in Colorton, Leicestershire, or Worthington, Leicestershire2,5.  


Notes for WILLIAM STANLEY: 


1901 Census Entry: 

RG Number: RG13 

Piece: 3139 

Folio: 17 

Page: 20 

Schedule Number: 125 

Address: Post Office, High Street 

Civil Parish: Skegby 

Town: Skegby 

Parliamentary Borough: Mansfield 

Ecclesiastical Parish: Skegby 

Administrative County: Nottinghamshire  


William Stanley Head M 37 Male Coalminer Hewer Employ. Stat: Worker Born: Leicester Colorton 

Agnes Stanley Wife M 42 Female Post Office Mistress Employ. Stat: Worker Born: Leicester Colorton 

William Toon Servant Single 18 Male Coalminer Hewer Employ. Stat: Worker Born: Derby 

John J. Stanley Son Single 14 Male Coalminer Hewer Employ. Stat: Worker Born: Notts Stanton Hill 

George Stanley Son Single 11 Male School Employ. Stat: Undefined Born: Notts Stanton Hill 

Anny Stanley [Clearly an M but transcribed as 2 n's] Daughter Single 12 Female Born: Notts Stanton Hill

Jane Stanley Daughter Single 8 Female Employ. Stat: Undefined Born: Notts Stanton Hill 

James Halfpenny Uncle Single 56 Male Employ. Stat: Undefined Born: Leicester Colorton 

Ethel M Toon Niece Single 19 Female Servant Employ. Stat: Undefined Born: Notts Skegby  


Notes for AGNES TOON: 


1881 Census:  Name   Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability  

Francis SANDERSON Head U Male 34 Mansfield, Nottingham, England Iron & Brass Founder       

Henrietta SANDERSON Sister U Female 30 Mansfield, Nottingham, England          

Agnes TOON Servant U Female 22 Colerton, Leicester, England General Servant Domestic


Source Information:   

Dwelling    Bath Vale   

Census Place Mansfield, Nottingham, England   

Family History Library Film    1341791   

Public Records Office Reference    RG11   

Piece / Folio    3317 / 55   

Page Number    28       


Children of WILLIAM STANLEY and AGNES TOON are: 


3.             i.    AMY3 STANLEY, b. May 04, 1888, Stanton Hill, England, Great Britain; d. August 28, 1979, Islay, Alberta, Canada.

                ii.    JOHN JAMES STANLEY 2, b. 1887.

               iii.    GEORGE STANLEY 2, b. 1890.

               iv.    JANE STANLEY 2, b. 1893.


Generation No. 3


3.   AMY 3 STANLEY (WILLIAM 2, JOHN 1 )1,2,3 was born May 04, 1888 in Stanton 

Hill, England, Great Britain, died August 28, 1979  in Islay, Alberta, Canadaand was 

buried 1979, Marwayne Cemetery, Marwayne, Canada.  She married GEORGE 

WILLIAM NEEDHAM,  son of CAREY NEEDHAM and MARY JANE FAIRHURST.   

He was born August 12, 1888, died April 16, 1970 and was buried April  17, 1970, 

Marwayne Cemetery, Marwayne, Canada. 


Notes for AMY STANLEY: 


Picture in evidence folder of tombstone.   

Tombstone reads:   Amy Needham 

1888     1979 

Rest in Peace, with the R and the S missing.



Immigration Record:   

Needham Amy, 38 

Female 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 

Microfilm Reel: T-14734  




Notes for GEORGE WILLIAM NEEDHAM: 


Information from Amy Needham's funeral notice, written on by Louvain Graves - 

All information about Needham line is, except where indicated. Middle name 

from Agnes Irene file.   


Tombstone picture in file.   

Tombstone reads:   

George W Needham 

1888     1970 

Rest in Peace  



Immigration Record:   

Needham George, 38 

Male 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 

Microfilm Reel: T-14734   





Children of AMY STANLEY and GEORGE NEEDHAM are:



               i.    EILEEN 2 NEEDHAM, b. November 27, 1907; m. ALBERT HUFF.  

 

Notes for EILEEN NEEDHAM:

Eileen, the oldest girl is NOT listed as  coming along with her parents on 06/17/1927 to Canada. 

However, I believe her husband came over in 1927 as well. 


Here is his entry:  

Huff, Albert Ernest, 18, 

Male, 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/05/07 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Regina, White Star Dominion 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 3 

Page: 196 Microfilm Reel: T-14732  

Since Archivia.ca, the Canadian Archives, makes the following warning, 

perhaps her entry just got damaged: Due to the poor legibility of the 

original indexes, some information in this database may be incorrect 

and/or incomplete.   

Source: FINDI76 - 505902  

 

4.            ii.    GEORGE NEEDHAM, b. May 13, 1908, Nottinghamshire, England; 

d. May 02, 1999, Coquitlam, British Columbia.

 

              iii.    AGNES IRENE NEEDHAM, b. July 07, 1910, Stanton Hill, Nottingham, 

England, Great Britain; d. April 28, 199412; m. ERNEST SEPTON, August 15, 1934, 

Victoria, British Columbia, British Columbia12; d. July 19, 199112.  


Notes for AGNES IRENE NEEDHAM: 

Immigration Record:   

Needham Agnes, 16 

Female 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 Microfilm Reel: T-14734 

 

Agnes is the only Needham with an IGI reference so far - through her husband, 

Ernest Septon. IGI says that they were records submitted after 1991, so it must 

be a descendant of some sort who submitted it.    


5.           iv.    MARY ALICE NEEDHAM, b. September 18, 1911, Nottinghamshire, England, 

Great Britain; d. August 04, 1980, Elk Point, Alberta, Canada. 


6.            v.    LESLIE NEEDHAM, b. July 09, 1915; d. dead.

               vi.    FRANK NEEDHAM, b. May 01, 1921; d. March 28, 1991, Marwayne, 

Alberta and was bur. Marwayne Cemetery, Marwayne, Alberta, Canada.  



Notes for FRANK NEEDHAM: 

Tombstone picture in file.

Tombstone reads:

In Loving Memory of Frank Needham

May 1, 1921

Picture of farmer plowing with two Clydesdale horses 

Mar 28, 1991 

Immigration Record:

   

Needham Frank, 11 

Male

English

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10Page: 20 

Microfilm reel: T-14734

 

7.           vii.    NORMAN NEEDHAM, b. February 28, 1923; d. May 29, 1974.

 

              viii.    MARY OLIVE NEEDHAM, b. 1929. 

 

8.           ix.    LOUVAIN NEEDHAM, b. July 30, 1918, Nottinghamshire, England; d. April 12, 1991, Pontiac, Michigan. 


Generation No. 4  


4.   GEORGE 2 NEEDHAM (AMY 3 STANLEY, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 ) was born May 13, 1908 in Nottinghamshire, England, died May 02, 1999 in Coquitlam, British Columbiaand was buried May 07, 1999.   


Notes for GEORGE NEEDHAM : 

All of the information about George and Sally Needham and their children and grandchildren comes from data from George's funeral brochure.   


Death Brochure Data:

George William Needham

Born May 13, 1908 Nottinghamshire, England

Passed Away May 2, 1999 Coquitlam, British Columbia

Memorial Service Friday May 7, 1999 at 2:30 pm

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

2860 Dewdney Trunk Road

Coquitlam, British Columbia 



Is this him?   


Immigration Record:

Needham George 18

Male

English

Date of Arrival: 1927/05/06

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec

Ship: Minnedosa, Canadian Pacific

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 3 Page: 102 Microfilm Reel: T-14731 



Children of GEORGE NEEDHAM are:   


LIVING     


5.   MARY ALICE 2 NEEDHAM (AMY 3 STANLEY, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 ) was born September 18, 1911 in Nottinghamshire, England, Great Britain, and died August 04, 1980 in Elk Point, Alberta, Canada.   She married HAROLD HYATT October 10, 1933.   She was buried August 08, 1980, Dewberry United Church Cemetery, Dewberry, Alberta, Canada   


Notes for MARY ALICE NEEDHAM: 


Immigrated to Arcola, Saskatchewan, Canada in Summer 1927   Moved to Lea Park with parents and family in 1928.



Immigration Record:   

Needham Mary 15 

Female 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 Microfilm reel: T-14734 



Children of MARY NEEDHAM and HAROLD HYATT are:   


LIVING     


6.   LESLIE 2 NEEDHAM (AMY 3 STANLEY, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 ) was born July 09, 1915, and died in 1996.   He married LILLIE MAY . She was born in 1923 and died in1988.     


Notes for LESLIE NEEDHAM: 

Tombstone picture in evidence folder   

Tombstone reads   

Father                Mother 

Leslie                 Lillie May 

1915 - 1996         1923 - 1988             

Clasped Hands   Side NEEDHAM



Immigration Record:   

Needham Leslie 19 

Male 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 Microfilm Reel: T-14734  



Child of LESLIE NEEDHAM and MAY is:   


LIVING     


7.   NORMAN 2 NEEDHAM (AMY 3 STANLEY, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 ) was born February 28, 1923, died May 29, 1974 and was buried May 30, 1974, Beechmount Cemetery.   


Notes for NORMAN NEEDHAM: 


Norman has 6 daughters. Marjorie McDonald furnished this information.  

  


Needham Norman, 6 

Male 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 Microfilm reel: T-14734 



Children of NORMAN NEEDHAM are:   


LIVING  


8.   LOUVAIN 2 NEEDHAM (AMY 3 STANLEY, WILLIAM 2, JOHN 1 ) was born July 30, 1918 in Nottinghamshire, England, and died April 12, 1991 in Pontiac, Michigan.   She married DANIEL JAMES GRAVES December 21, 1934 in Elk Point, Alberta, Canada.   He was born February 20, 1908 in Alpena, Michigan, and died March 17, 2003 in Pontiac, Michigan. They are both buried in Christian Memorial Cemetery, Rochester, Michigan.   


Notes for LOUVAIN NEEDHAM: 

Birthplace from Denise's birth certificate     


Immigration Record:   

Needham, Louvain, 10 

Female 

English 

Date of Arrival: 1927/06/17 

Port of Arrival: Quebec, Quebec 

Ship: Montrose, Canadian Pacific 

Reference: RG76 - Immigration, series C-1-a Volume: 1927 Volume 10 Page: 20 Microfilm reel: T-14734 


Please reference the Graves Family Pages for more data.



Endnotes

1.   1881 Census. 

2.   1891 Census. See Notes under Parent for Details. 

3.   Louvain Large wrote a list of names and dates for Denise H. Graves as well as gave her 

“Echoes through the Ribstone” which has a history of the Graves Family. 

5.   1901 Census. 

12.   Funeral Brochure of Amy Stanley Needham. Given to me by Louvain Large through Denise H. Graves. 

14.   International Genealogical Index.