Zebulon Gordon Staples

Zebulon Gordon Staples[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1814 - 1892

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  • Name  Zebulon Gordon Staples 
    Born  31 May 1814  Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  22 Apr 1892  Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6184  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  29 Apr 2007 

    Father  James Staples,   b. 5 Jun 1775, Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1838, Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Hatch Gordon,   b. 22 Mar 1780, Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1865, Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  22 Jan 1804  Biddeford, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2126  Group Sheet

    Family  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 
    Children 
     1. James Wilbert Staples,   b. 3 May 1846, Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1887, Dayton, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Henry Staples,   b. 1849, Hollis, York, ME, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1884, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Nov 2006 
    Family ID  F2125  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Died age 78 yrs., 10 mo., 21 days; Cause of death, LaGrippe Pneumonia; Farmer; Surveyor
      Buried Staples Family Lot, Dayton..
      York Co probate 17895.
      Probate states marriage was Oct 25, 1834.
      Thornton Academy, Saco, 1831.
      [Source: Fred Staples fstaples345@charter.net]

  • Sources 
    1. [S112] Federal Census 1840, (Effective date 1 Jun 1840), York Co., ME; Roll M704_155, Hollis Twp., p. 321 (Reliability: 3).

      Line #12
      Staples, Zebulon
      Males age 20-30 1 Agriculture
      Females age 20-30 1

    2. [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

    3. [S81] Federal Census 1880, (Effective date 1 Jun 1880.), York Co., ME; Roll T9_491, Dayton Twp., ED #190, p. 38; Page: 245B (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]
      Gordon, 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]

      Note: If Abbie Gordon is niece of Zebulon G. Staples, she must be great-niece. Based on her age, she would have to be grand-daughter of one of his wife's brothers, Daniel or Ruben. She is probably the Abby Gordon married to Zebulon's son, John Henry. But so far no evidence to support this.

    4. [S80] Federal Census 1860, U.S. Bureau of the Census, (U. S. Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration), York Co., ME; Roll M653_451; p 18; Biddeford (Reliability: 3).

      Household #139
      Staples, Zebulon G Head 47 M Farmer RE $6500 PP $425 b. Maine
      Martha F Wife 43 F Keeps house b. Maine
      James W Son 14 M b. Maine
      John H Son 9 M b. Maine
      Staples, Sarah H Mother 80 F b. Maine

    5. [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