James Stanley

b. circa 1805, d. after 1880

Note*James Stanley It appears that James lived with Martha Ann Jenkins for more than 20 years after the death of his first wife, and had several children by her before he married her in 1879. James is living next door to his brother-in-law, Samuel Jenkins, in Ritchie Co., 1880. She and James Stanley appeared on the census of 1860 at Ritchie Co., WV. Martha Ann is listed as Francis Jenkins, age 26, a house hand. Nancy A. and William R., seem to be listed as children of James Stanley, but later records indicate their surname is Jenkins. 1860 Ritchie Co.,WV census _ living with James Stanley, widower; listed as Frances Jenkins, age 26, born in VA, House Hand. 1870 Ritchie Census, living with James Stanley, listed as Martha A. Stanley, age 36, born in VA, Hskpr. 
Birth*He was born circa 1805 at Wood County, WV. 
Marriage*He married Sarah (Polly) (?) before 1836. 
Marriage*James Stanley married Martha Ann (Frances) Jenkins, daughter of John Jenkins and Nancy Jackson, on 22 October 1879 at Calhoun County, WV. 
Death*James Stanley died after 1880 at Ritchie County, WV. 

Family 1

Sarah (Polly) (?) b. unknown, d. unknown

Family 2

Martha Ann (Frances) Jenkins b. circa 1834, d. between 1892 and 1894

Last Edited20 Mar 2009