Margaret Stanton (Wilson)

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Margaret Stanton (Wilson)

Birthplace: Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine, United States
Death: Died in Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Moses Wilson and Jane (Jenny) Wilson (Somes)
Wife of William Stanton
Mother of Martha J. Stanton and Lucy M. Stanton
Sister of Mary Ann Pierce (Wilson); Samuel Wilson; David Wilson; Reuben Wilson; Wilmot Wilson and 1 other

Managed by: David Leeman Wilson
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About Margaret Stanton (Wilson)

Margaret Wilson Stanton

Birth: circa 1812, Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine

Death: March 1, 1904 (92) Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

Father: Moses Wilson

Mother: Jane (Jenny) Wilson (Somes)

Spouse: William Stanton (1809- ?)


  • Martha J. Grover (Stanton), b. circa 1846, Tewksbury, Middlesex, Mass.; d. April 20, 1905, Boston, Mass.
  • Lucy M. Stanton (Robinson), b. circa 1840, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts

Siblings: Mary Ann Pierce (Wilson); Samuel Wilson and Jane R. Smith (Wilson)

July 1870 US Census for Rockingham, New Hampshire lists: William Stanton, 61y, farmer, b. Maine; Margaret Stanton 67y, wife, b. Maine; Martha J. Stanton, 24y, daughter, b. Massachusetts

1880 US Census for Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire lists: Head - William Stanton, 71, b. Maine; Wife: Margaret Stanton, 68?, b. Maine; Daughter, Martha J. Stanton, 28?, b. Massachusetts

"United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch - : accessed 14 Jul 2013, Margaret Stanton in entry for William Stanton, .

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Margaret Stanton (Wilson)'s Timeline

February 12, 1812
Edgecomb, Lincoln, Maine, United States
Age 27
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Age 33
Tewksbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
March 1, 1904
Age 92
Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

NH Death Record

Date: March 1 1904

Margaret Stanton, 92 y, widowed, died on Policy Street in Salem NH where she was a resident since 1849. Her previous residence was Maine.

Cause of Death: General debility of old age, duration: several weeks. Contributing cause Paralysis, duration 15 years.

Father: Moses Wilson, birthplace Boston, MA, occupation: farmer

Mother: Jane Somes, birthplace Edgecomb, ME