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Stanley Walker Dexter

Birthplace: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 24, 1918 (60)
Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, United States (Pneumonia)
Place of Burial: Utica, Oneida County, NY, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Stanley Dexter and Anne Breese Dexter
Husband of Gabriella Manigault Dexter
Father of Gabriella Manigault Brown; Col. Julian Stanley Dexter, USAF and Sidney Breese Dexter
Brother of Arthur Breese Dexter; Henry Stanley Dexter and Annie Breese Walker Dexter

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About Stanley Walker Dexter

Stanley Walker Dexter, son of Henry Stanley and Annie Breese (Walker) Dexter, was born at London, Eng., October 3d, 1857. Fitted at the Hopkins Grammar School. After graduation he traveled in Europe and the East for a year, studied law two years in New York, and then commenced active practice. In 1883, with Charles E. Whitehead, Esq., he formed the firm of Whitehead & Dexter, which the following year became the firm of Whitehead, Parker & Dexter. His specialty is railway law and admiralty. September roth, 1884, he married Miss Gabriella Manigault McAllister. Has one child, Gabriella Manigault, born April 20th, 1886. Is a member of the University, Union and Manhattan Clubs, and various professional and charitable organizations.

Address : 71 Wall street, New York City.

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Dexter, Stanley Walker, lawyer; born London, Eng., Oct. 3, 1857; son of Henry Stanley and Annie Breese (Walker) Dexter; graduated from Yale University, A.B., 1878; married, Benicia, Calif., Sept. 10, 1884, Gabriella M. McAllister;


Gabriella M. (who married Thomas W. Peirce),

Julian Stanley, and

Sidney Breese.

Senior member of the firm of Dexter Osborn & Fleming; referee in bankruptcy since 1898; director of Mutual Trust Co. of Westchester County; Episcopalian. Member New York City Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, St. Nicholas Society, Sons of Revolution, Phi Beta Kappa Society, Scroll and Key Society, Past Master of Holland Lodge of Masons. Clubs: University, Union, Yale, Down Town, Church. Residence: Oyster Bay, Long Island, and 48 West 55th St. Office: 71 Broadway, N.Y. City.

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DEXTER, Gabriella Manigault McAllister (Mrs. Stanley W.) b. Fortress Monroe, Va., Dec. 31, 1857.

2-Dau. of Julian McAllister (1823-87), U.S.M.A., 47, col. Ordnance Corps U.S.A., m Elizabeth Manigault Butler (1830-62); issue: 1-John Butler (d); 2-Julia Gabriella; 3-Frank Butler (d 1863); 4-Gabriella Manigault (above); 5-Margaret (m John Howell Janeway).

4-M Sept. 10, 1884, Stanley Walker Dexter (London, Eng., Oct. 3, 1857-Mar. 24, 1918); B.A., Yale, '78; lawyer, New York; son late Henry Stanley Dexter, Utica, N.Y., later San Francisco, Calif.; issue: 1-Gabriella Manigault, b New York, N.Y., Apr. 20, 1886; m 1909, Thomas Wentworth Peirce (issue: Stanley Dexter, b Feb. 9, 1912; Robert Knight, bSept. 1917; James Butler, b Dec. 1922); 2-Julian Stanley, b Oyster Bay, N.Y., July 5, 1896; Yale-S., '18; ambulance driver in France, Apr. 1917-Jan. 1918; later in Aviation Sect., U.S.A.; 3-Sidney Breese, b Oyster Bay, Sept. 19, 1897; Yale '19.

Member C.D., D.A.R. Club: Colony. Summer place: Oyster Bay, L.I., N.Y. Residence: 50 E. 86th St. New York, N.Y.

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Stanley Walker Dexter's Timeline

October 3, 1857
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
April 20, 1886
New York, New York County, NY, United States
July 5, 1896
Oyster Bay, Nassau County, NY, United States
September 1897
New York, United States
March 24, 1918
Age 60
Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, United States
March 26, 1918
Age 60
Utica, Oneida County, NY, United States