James Wilbert Staples

James Wilbert Staples[1, 2, 3]

Male 1846 - 1887

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  • Name  James Wilbert Staples 
    Born  3 May 1846  Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  24 Aug 1887  Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6134  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  29 Apr 2007 

    Father  Zebulon Gordon Staples,   b. 31 May 1814, Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1892, Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martha Freeman Hooper,   b. Oct 1816, Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1899, Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Nov 1834 
    Family ID  F2125  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Matilda C. Pray,   b. Abt 1850, Charlestown, , MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875 
    Married  28 May 1874  Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Dena Staples,   b. 1874,   d. 1874
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F2123  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Hattie Estella Hill,   b. 12 Feb 1859, Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1936 
    Married  25 Dec 1880  Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Wilbert Henry Staples,   b. 15 Sep 1881, Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1946, Saco, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dena Estella Staples,   b. 25 Jul 1883, Medford, Middlesex, MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Florence Louise Staples,   b. 12 Jan 1886, Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F2099  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • !Listed as "Single" on 1880 Federal Census Dayton, York Co., ME as of 21 June 1880; ED #190, p. 38. Age 33, machinist, living at home with parents, Zebulon and Martha F. Staples. Will not be able to locate later census records -- 1890 was destroyed and James was dead before 1900.

  • Sources 
    1. [S81] Federal Census 1880, (Effective date 1 Jun 1880.), York Co., ME; Roll T9_491, Dayton Twp., ED #190, p. 38 (Reliability: 3).

      Family #441
      Staples, Zebulon G. Head M age 67 Farmer b. ME [parents b. ME]
      Martha F. Wife F age 63 Housekeeping b. ME [parents b. ME]
      James W. Son M age 33 Machinist b. ME [parents b. ME]
      John H. Son M age 27 Farm Labor b. ME [parents b. ME]
      Carter, Abbie S. Niece F age 23 b. ME [parents b. ME]
      Stowe, Frank P. Other M age 26 Farm Labor b. ME [parents b. ME]

    2. [S92] Federal Census 1870, (Effective date 1 Jun 1870), York Co., ME; Rol M593_564; p 239; Dayton (Reliability: 3).

      Household #30
      Staples, Zebulon G Head 57 M Farmer RE $6000 PP $1000 b. Maine
      Martha N. Wife 52 F Keeping house b. Maine
      James W. Son 24 M Farming b. Maine
      Henry H. Son 21 M Farming b. Maine
      Gordon, Abbie H. Niece 17 F b. Maine
      Smith, Melville 16 M b. Maine
      Gordon, Etta 7 F b. Maine

    3. [S91] Federal Census 1850, United States Bureau of the Census, (U.S. Bureau of the Census, Washington, D. C.: National Archives and Records. Effective date 1 Jun 1850.), York Co., ME; Roll M432_275, Hollis Twp., p. 107 (Reliability: 3).

      Household #857
      Staples, Zebulon G. M age 37 Farmer Land $3900 b. Maine
      Martha F age 34 b. Maine
      James M age 4 b. Maine
      John M age 1 b. Maine
      Waterhouse, Edmund M age 6 b. Maine
      Hooper, Rebecca F age 60 b. Maine
      Morrison, Alpheus M age 19 Laborer b. Maine