Margarette Flora1,2,3

ID# 20461, (abt 1812 - )
FatherElisha Flora1 (1780 - bef 1860)
MotherGenette Young1 (abt 1782 - Nov 1859)

Key Events:

Birth: about 1812, Virginia4,5,6
Marriage: 22 Jan 1835, Halifax Co., Virginia, Isaac Stanley (about 1810 - before 1860)1,7
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family

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Narrative:

     Margarette Flora was born about 1812 in Virginia.4,5,6 She was probably one of the two females under age 10 listed in the household of her father, Elisha Flora, in the 1820 Federal Census of Meadsville, Halifax Co., Virginia.8
     Margarette married Isaac Stanley on 22 Jan 1835 in Halifax Co., Virginia.1,7
     She was probably the female age 20 to 30 listed in the household of her husband, Isaac Stanley, in the 1840 Federal Census of Halifax Co., Virginia.9 Margarette and Isaac appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 15 Sep 1850. Their children Susan, Margarett, George and Ann were listed as living with them.10 He apparently died before 1860, as he does not appear with the family in 1860, and no further record of him has been found.3,11
     Margarette appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 2 Jul 1860, reporting no real estate but personal estate of $75. Her daughter Margarett was listed as living with her.3
     Margarette and her daughters worked as seamstresses after the death of her husband.12,13
     Margarette appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Halifax Co., Virginia, in the household of Margarett and William H. Hamlett, her daughter and her husband.14

Children:
     Children with Isaac Stanley:

Citations

  1. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for Isaac Standley and Margarette Flora, citing FHL #31918 and pg 152.
  2. [S6606] Isaac Stanley household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows name as Margarett Stanley.
  3. [S6607] Margaret Stanley household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  4. [S6606] Isaac Stanley household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 38 and state.
  5. [S6607] Margaret Stanley household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 50 and state.
  6. [S6609] William H. Hamlett household, 1880 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 75 and state.
  7. [S6606] Isaac Stanley household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  8. [S6485] Elijah Flora household, 1820 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  9. [S6608] Isaac Stanley household, 1840 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  10. [S6606] Isaac Stanley household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  11. [S6609] William H. Hamlett household, 1880 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows his wife as a widow.
  12. [S6607] Margaret Stanley household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows occupation of Margaret and daughter Margaret as seamstress.
  13. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Ann Standley, citing FHL #31941, shows her occupation as seamstress.
  14. [S6609] William H. Hamlett household, 1880 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  15. [S6606] Isaac Stanley household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  16. [S6607] Margaret Stanley household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  17. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for Wm H. Hamlett and Margarett J. Stanley, citing FHL #2048454 and pg 123, shows mother's name as Margarett S.
  18. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for George Standley, citing FHL #31941, shows mother as Martha Standley.
  19. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Ann Standley, citing FHL #31941, shows mother as Martha Stanley.