The History of the Staley Family in Australia
Thomas James STALEY

Thomas James STALEY

Male 1852 - 1918  (65 years)    Has 10 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Thomas James STALEY 
    Relationshipwith Sidney Ernest MARTIN
    Born 23 Aug 1852  Fort Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 May 1918  Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 16 May 1918  Graceland Cem., Lakeview T'ship, Lake Co., SD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings
    1. Janet (Jennie) STALEY
              b. 5 Apr 1847, Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 Jan 1937, Madison, Lake, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    2. Jonathan STALEY
              b. 31 Jul 1848, Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Nov 1929, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    3. Mary STALEY
              b. Abt 1850, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Sep 1875, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    4. Robert Bruce STALEY
              b. 5 Aug 1854, Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Jun 1931, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    5. William Lawrie STALEY
              b. 24 Mar 1856, Columbia Co, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jan 1944, Yankton, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    6. Catharine Elizabeth (Katie) STALEY
              b. 14 Sep 1858, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Jan 1945, Lakota, Nelson Co, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    7. Daniel Blyth STALEY
              b. 3 Apr 1860, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 May 1925, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    8. Marion Clelland STALEY
              b. Abt 1863, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Oct 1943, Mt. Lebanon, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    9. Isabella Kezia STALEY
              b. Abt Jan 1867, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 21 Mar 1867, Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Person ID I81  Staley
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2017 

    Father Jonathan STALEY
              b. 12 Jan 1823, Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 Feb 1890, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Catharine LAWRIE
              b. 28 Feb 1826, Levenseat, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 3 Feb 1897, Madison, Lake, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1847  Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F46  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Aug 1852 - Fort Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 May 1918 - Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 May 1918 - Graceland Cem., Lakeview T'ship, Lake Co., SD, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Thomas didn't marry, he spent his working life (52years) on the Railroad, starting as a Water Boy and rising to be an Engineer for the last 22years. 1860/70/80 Census' have him with his parents in Portage City, Wisconsin, 1900/10 has him in Madison, Lake Co. SD. Prior to his death he was living with his sister Catharine and her husband in Minneapolis as he wasn't in good health, his body was taken by train to South Dakota and buried in the same cemetery as his parents. (From Obit.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] Copy of Death Certificate, 24149 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S17] Obituary in The Madison Daily Leader SD, 15/5/1918 P.3 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S118] Lake County Cemetery Lists Online.