Stanton, Henry John (1846-1920)

Family

Henry was born in late 1846 at Droitwich, Worcestershire, to parents William Stanton, a labourer (1851), and Elizabeth Till. He was baptised on 6 December 1846 at Dodderhill, Worcestershire.

He married Jane Spittal (1845-1941) in the summer of 1879 in the Kensington Registration District, London. Census returns and birth records identify two children.

  • William Henry (1881-1887)
  • Archibald John (1883-1950) – a Civil Service clerk (1911)   

Henry died on 7 December 1920 at New Malden, Kingston, Surrey.

Circuits

  • Sunderland
  • 1871 Wolverhampton
  • 1872 Leighton Buzzard
  • 1873 High Wycombe
  • 1874 Dunstable
  • 1875 London II
  • 1877 London III
  • 1878 Bromley
  • 1879 Haverhill
  • 1880 disappears
  • 1881 Student of Theology in Nottingham      
  • 1882 Oakham – Congregational minister
  • 1891 Westbury-on-Severn
  • 1895-1908 Lapford, Devon

References

Surman Index id: 25467

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

No Comments

Start the ball rolling by posting a comment on this page!

Add a comment about this page

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *