Merriam Family Tree
 Genealogy Pages

STANBURY, Margery

Female 1824 - 1900  (76 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name STANBURY, Margery   [2
    • Margery's father, William Stanbury, was a sea captain. He was unable to take Margery to sea with him so gave Margery to his brother, Edward Stanbury and his wife, Mary Jane Aunger, to raise.
      According to Dorcas Aunger, there was never a formal adoption. Richard Merriam MFT [1]
    Born 18 Apr 1824  , Devonshire, , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Christened 25 May 1824  Cornwall, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St. Breward Parish
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1871  Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Living as a widow returned to live with her adopted parents on the farm in Seymour Twp 
    Died 11 Jul 1900  , Peterborough Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Living on Lot 7, Concession 1,
    Buried Maple Grove Cemetery, Havelock, Peterborough Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I275  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2021 

    Father STANBURY, William,   b. 1783, , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother STANBURY, Given Name? (Wife of William),   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F14028  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 MERRIAM, Joseph T,   b. 12 Jun 1813, Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1867, Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 23 May 1843  Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Known as Newcastle district,UPPER CANADA at that time
    Children 
    +1. MERRIAM, Mary Jane,   b. 8 Oct 1845, Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1906, , , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +2. MERRIAM, Robert Edward Sr,   b. 5 Jan 1847, Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1920, Havelock-Belmont-Methuen Twp, Peterborough Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. MERRIAM, Sarah Helina,   b. 24 Jul 1851, Campbellford, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1927, Campbellford, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +4. MERRIAM, Catherine Elizabeth Annie,   b. 18 Mar 1854, Campbellford, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1923, Bridgton, Cumberland Co,, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +5. MERRIAM, Permille Minnie,   b. 6 Feb 1857, Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. MERRIAM, Emma Hester Betheda,   b. 17 May 1859, Campbellford, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1929, Carleton, Ottawa Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +7. MERRIAM, Charles Alfred,   b. 18 Apr 1865, Percy, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1919, Goulbourn Twp, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F138  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ATWELL, William 
    Married 15 Nov 1873  Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F14027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Apr 1824 - , Devonshire, , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 May 1824 - Cornwall, , , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 May 1843 - Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Living as a widow returned to live with her adopted parents on the farm in Seymour Twp - 1871 - Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1873 - Seymour Twp, Northumberland Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jul 1900 - , Peterborough Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple Grove Cemetery, Havelock, Peterborough Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Headstones
    Gravestone: STANBURY, Margery; d. 11 Jul 1900
    Gravestone: STANBURY, Margery; d. 11 Jul 1900
    Photo courtesy of Rud Merriam

  • Sources 
    1. [S971] Personal Knowledge of: AUNGER Dorcas (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S255] GENEALOGY: MERRIAM GENEALOGY IN ENGLAND AND AMERICA, Pope, Charles Henry - 1906, (Reprint compiled by John Merriam Kingsbury through Bullbrier Press - 1986), page 194 (327). (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S450] 1871 CENSUS: Ontario, CANADA, (CollectionsCanada.gc.ca/databases/census-1871/), 1871 census of Canada. RG 31. Library and Archives.
      shows age 47.

    4. [S968] Website: Cornwall Online Parish Clerks, (http://www.cornwall-opc.org/), http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/more-info/?t=baptisms_nc&id=22329 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S450] 1871 CENSUS: Ontario, CANADA, (CollectionsCanada.gc.ca/databases/census-1871/), 1871 census of Canada. RG 31. Library and Archives. (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S318] WEBSITE: ANCESTRY.com, (http://www.ancestry.com/), Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934 (Reliability: 2).
      Actual Text:On her death registration (#031320) her name is given as Mary Atwell. She was 84 years old
      and her address was Lot 7, Concession 1, of Peterborough County. The cause of death is
      given as ?old age?. The physician in attendance was Jno. McKenzie. Her religion was
      Methodist. The person reporting her death was W. G. Curtis. She was buried in Maple Grove
      Cemetery, Havelock, Peterborough Co., Ontario.
      email from Dorcas Aunger 2015

    7. [S142] WEBSITE: Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/114162084/margery-merriam (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S967] ARCHIVES: Ontario, Canada, (http://www.archives.gov.on.ca/en/index.aspx) (Reliability: 2).
      Actual Text:Stanbury Marriages
      1833-1909, Index Book of Marriages, MS934, Reel 7, Archives of Ontario.
      Witness James Merim and Mary Stanbury
      Email from Dorcas Aunger 2015

    9. [S169] MARRIAGE Record: Ontario, CANADA 1869 - 1927, (Familysearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMNC-QXK (Reliability: 2).