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STANLY (Soundex S354) — See also DANLY, FLANLY, GANLY, HANLY, MANLY, STAN, STANLEY, STEINEL, STEINLE, STEINLEY, STEINLY, WINSTANLEY.

  STANLY: See also Stanly Alexander Easton — Raymond Stanly Mickelsen
  Stanly, Edward (1810-1872) — of Washington, Beaufort County, N.C.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., January 10, 1810. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1837-43, 1849-53 (3rd District 1837-43, 8th District 1849-53); member of North Carolina house of commons, 1844-46, 1848-49; Speaker of the North Carolina State House of Representatives, 1844-46; North Carolina state attorney general, 1846-48; in 1853, he participated in a duel with Rep. Samuel W. Inge, but neither was seriously injured; candidate for Governor of California, 1857; general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died in San Francisco, Calif., July 12, 1872 (age 62 years, 184 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Stanly (1774-1834).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Stanly, James D. — of Thompson, Bullock County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Stanly, John (1774-1834) — of North Carolina. Born in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., April 9, 1774. Lawyer; member of North Carolina house of commons, 1798-99, 1812-15, 1818-19, 1823-26; U.S. Representative from North Carolina at-large, 1801-03, 1809-11. Died in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., August 2, 1834 (age 60 years, 115 days). Interment at Episcopal Cemetery, New Bern, N.C.
  Relatives: Father of Edward Stanly (1810-1872).
  Cross-reference: Richard Dobbs Spaight
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


STANMEYER (Soundex S356) — See also ANMEY, BIESENMEYER, EISENMEYER, FRISCHENMEYER, JOHNMEYER, KORNMEYER, LINDENMEYER, MEYER, PAPENMEYER, STEINMEIER, STEINMEYER, STINEMEYER, VONMEYER, WALDENMEYER, WITTENMEYER.

  STANMEYER: See also Frank A. Knight


STANNARD (Soundex S356) — See also BANNARD, EANNARINO, GIANNAROS, IANNARINO, STAN, STANARD, STANNUS, STEENROD, STEINHARDT, STENROD, STONEROAD, YANNARELLI.

  STANNARD: See also Erastus Clark Scranton
  Stannard, Charles H. — of Dexter, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Michigan. Republican. Postmaster at Dexter, Mich., 1901-11. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Cleveland — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, E. C. — of Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Okla. Mayor of Shawnee, Okla., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Edward P. — of Westbrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Westbrook, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Elisha W. — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, G. J. — of Vermont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, George E. — of Orange, New Haven County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Harvey B. — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Henry M. — of Westbrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Joseph — of Killingworth, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Killingworth, 1834-35. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Lucas K. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 1st District, 1857; member of Minnesota state senate 25th District, 1859-60; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, S. J. — of Paris, Edgar County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Stannard, Sarah — of Arizona. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 6th District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Stannard, William L. — of Houghton County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Houghton County 1st District, 1933. Burial location unknown.


STANNUS (Soundex S352) — See also GANNUSCIO, MINNUS, OJENNUS, STAN, STANIS, STANNARD, STENHOUSE, STENNIS, STINESS, STINNESS.

  Stannus, John — of Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1869. Burial location unknown.


STANOJEVIC (Soundex S352) — See also BLAGOJEVICH, CASTANO, CASTANON, HINOJOSA, JURJEVITCH, MATIJEVICH, NOJAY, NOJOVITS, RUOTSINOJA, SESTANOVICH, VLAISAVLJEVICH.

  Stanojevic, Brenda — of Starke County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Starke County Republican Party, 2011. Female. Still living as of 2011.


STANS (Soundex S352) — See also CONSTANS, PRESTANSKI, SANTS, STAN, STANG, STANIS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, STARS.

  Stans, Maurice Hubert (1908-1998) — also known as Maurice H. Stans — of Washington, D.C. Born in Shakopee, Scott County, Minn., March 22, 1908. Accountant; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1969-72. Catholic. Indicted in 1973, along with John N. Mitchell, for perjury and obstruction over a contribution from fugitive financier Robert Vesco to President Richard M. Nixon's re-election campaign; tried and acquitted; later pleaded guilty to five violations of campaign finance laws and paid a fine of $5,000. Suffered a heart attack, and died five days later, at Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 14, 1998 (age 90 years, 23 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of J. Hubert Stans and Mathilda (Nyssen) Stans; married, September 7, 1933, to Kathleen Carmody.
  Cross-reference: Harry L. Sears
  See also NNDB dossier


STANSBERRY (Soundex S352) — See also ANSBERRY, CONSTANS, FOLLANSBEE, HANSBERRY, LOUNSBERRY, PRESTANSKI, RANSBERRY, STANBERRY, STANS, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, THORNSBERRY.

  STANSBERRY: See also John Marshall Robsion
  Stansberry, Andrew II — of Benton Township, Berrien County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Benton Township, Michigan, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Stansberry, Stephen E. — of Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at Willmar, Minn., 1894-99. Burial location unknown.


STANSBOROUGH (Soundex S352) — See also BOROUGH, BOROUGHS, BROCKENBOROUGH, CHEESBOROUGH, CONSTANS, DESBOROUGH, DISBOROUGH, EDINBOROUGH, GOLDSBOROUGH, HANSBOROUGH, LOUGHBOROUGH, MICKLEBOROUGH, PRESTANSKI, RANSBOTTOM, ROSBOROUGH, ROSEBOROUGH, ROXBOROUGH, SCARBOROUGH, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, WINSBORO, YARBOROUGH.

  Stansborough, A. H. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County 1st District, 1859. Burial location unknown.


STANSBURY (Soundex S352) — See also AHRENSBURG, BENSBURG, CONSTANS, FLANSBURG, FLENSBURG, GINSBURG, LOUNSBURY, PRESTANSKI, REGENSBURG, SANSBURY, STANBURY, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, SWENSBURG.

  STANSBURY: See also Stansbury English — Dorothy Leonard Judd
  Stansbury, Carville S. — of Stemmers Run, Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, E. A. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, Elijah, Jr. (1791-1883) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore County, Md., 1791. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1848-50. Died December 19, 1883 (age about 92 years). Interment at Baltimore Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Stansbury, H. M. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, P. H. — of Ashland, Jackson County, Ore. Mayor of Ashland, Ore., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, R. J. — of North Carolina. Candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Stansbury, Mrs. Robert I. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, Tobias E. — of Maryland. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1804, 1808, 1812. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, W. K. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Mayor of Middletown, N.Y., 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Stansbury, William Brown (1923-1985) — also known as William B. Stansbury — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Corydon, Harrison County, Ind., March 18, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; chair of Jefferson County Democratic Party, 1968-76; mayor of Louisville, Ky., 1977-81; in 1978, during a firemen's strike, he left the city, saying that he was going to a conference in Atlanta; instead, he went to New Orleans for a tryst with his administrative assistant; the scandal led to an effort to impeach him; soon after, a city official pleaded guilty to extorting $16,000 from local businessmen; when questioned by a federal grand jury as to whether this money came to his campaign or to him personally, Stansbury refused to answer, claiming the Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination. Member, Delta Upsilon; American Bar Association. While crossing Bardstown Road to enter St. Francis of Assisi Church, he was hit by a car, and died soon after, in Humana Hospital-University, Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., April 4, 1985 (age 62 years, 17 days); His mother was killed in the same accident, and his wife was injured. Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of James Bernard Stansbury and Alliene (Brown) Stansbury; married 1983 to Mary Ellen Farmer.
  William B. Stansbury Park (established 1900, received current name 1985), in Louisville, Kentucky, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article


STANSEL (Soundex S352) — See also ANSEL, ANSELL, ANSELM, ANSELMI, ANSELMO, CONSTANS, GANSEL, HANSEL, HANSELL, HANSELMAN, MANSEL, MANSELL, PRESTANSKI, STAN, STANCIL, STANGEL, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, STANZIALE, STASEL, STENCEL, STENCIL, STONSILL, TANSEY, VANSELOW.

  STANSEL: See also John Stansel Taylor
  Stansel, Dwight (b. 1947) — of Florida. Born in Lake City, Columbia County, Fla., July 6, 1947. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 11th District, 1999-. Baptist. Member, Farm Bureau; National Rifle Association; Elks. Still living as of 1999.
  Stansel, Mrs. Horace — of Ruleville, Sunflower County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stansel, M. L. — of Carrollton, Pickens County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1876. Burial location unknown.


STANSELL (Soundex S352) — See also ANSEL, ANSELL, ANSELM, ANSELMI, ANSELMO, CONSTANS, GANSEL, HANSEL, HANSELL, HANSELMAN, MANSEL, MANSELL, PRESTANSKI, SELL, STAN, STANCIL, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STANSTREET, STANZIALE, STENCEL, STENCIL, STONSILL, TANSEY, VANSELOW.

  STANSELL: See also John Joseph Boyle
  Stansell, Don — of Medford, Jackson County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stansell, M. R. — of Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.


STANSFIELD (Soundex S352) — See also ANSFIELD, BLANSFIELD, BRANSFIELD, CONSTANS, MANSFIELD, PRESTANSKI, STANFIELD, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSKY, STANSTREET.

  STANSFIELD: See also Amos Henry Radcliffe
  Stansfield, Bernard E. — of Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Mechanicsburg, Pa., 1932-34. Burial location unknown.
  Stansfield, R. T. — of Belleville, Republic County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.


STANSKY (Soundex S352) — See also CONSTANS, PRESTANSKI, SETENCICH, STAN, STANCIK, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSTREET, STANZAK, STARSKY, STRANSKY, ZATINSKY.

  Stansky, Edward S. — Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state treasurer, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


STANSTREET (Soundex S352) — See also ANSTROM, BRADSTREET, BRANSTRATOR, BRANSTROM, CONSTANS, HEMSTREET, HIGHSTREET, LANDSTREET, LANSTRUM, LONGSTREET, OVERSTREET, PRESTANSKI, REGENSTREICH, SHANSTROM, STANS, STANSBERRY, STANSBOROUGH, STANSBURY, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANSFIELD, STANSKY, STONESTREET, STREET, STREETER, STREETON, STREETOR, STREETS, STREETT, STREETZ, SWANSTROM, WANSTREET, WATERSTREET.

  Stanstreet, James — of Atlantic County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Atlantic County, 1933. Burial location unknown.


STANT (Soundex S353) — See also CONSTANT, CONSTANTE, CONSTANTIN, CONSTANTINE, CONSTANTINI, CONSTANTINO, CONSTANTINOU, COSTANTINO, DYSTANT, KONSTANTIN, KONSTANTINA, KONSTANTY, KONSTANTYNOWICZ, STAN, STAND, STANTON, START, STENNETT, STINNETT, TANT.

  Stant, George T. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 14th District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.


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