Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p161

Volume 4, Page 161

    STAINWOOD, or STAINEWOOD. See Stanwood.

    STAIRES, THOMAS, Windsor, nam. in the will of Rev. Ephraim Hult,
Oct. 1644, is prob. the name man call, serj. S. in the Conn. Rec. 1638.

    STALLION, EDWARD, New London 1650, had, by w. Margaret, Deborah,
wh. m. James Avery Jr.; Sarah, m. 9 Feb. 1674, John Edgecombe;
and Margaret, m. 30 Nov. 1678, Pasco Foote; and by sec. w.
Elizabeth d. of George Miller, m. 1685, had two. ch. of wh. one prob. was
Edward; and in 1693 m. third w. Christian, wid. of William Chapell,
wh. surv. him. This name has singular mutations. It first appears as
Stanley, changes to Stallon, Stolion, or Stallion, and subsides, as Caulkins
shows, into Sterling.

    STAMFORD, THOMAS, at Scarborough, or Saco, sw. fidel. to Mass.

rem. to Southampton, L. I. had prob. s. Josiah, and d. there 1659. See
Trumbull, Col. Rec. I. 348. JOSIAH, Southampton, L. I. went to New
Haven, m,. 1657, Alse, wid. of Thomas Wheeler, Jr. of N. H. and ret. to
L. I. THOMAS, Boston, by w. Martha ahd Thomas, b. 15 Oct. 1642,
wh. as his mo. join. our ch. 29 Nov. 1645, was bapt. the day foll. being
Sunday, with John, 2 yr. and 11 wks. old; but the careless town rec.
says b. 15 Sept. 1645. He had, also, Nathan, b. 25 Dec. 1646; and
Martha, bapt. 11 Mar. 1649; and d. 27 Sept. 1652. His wid. was bur.
28 Sept. 1685, says Sewall in his Diary. Yet this is giv. by my conject.
only, for there was WILLIAM of Boston, wh. had Sarah bapt. in
right of his w. 1 June 1651, if the rec. be trust., wh. is not in my opin.

    STANCLIFFE, JAMES, Middletown, had, says Mr. Parsons, betw. 1686
and 1712, William, Martha, James, Sarah, William, again, and James,
again; but no date to either is seen. He d. 3 Oct. 1712, and his wid. of
whose bapt. or fam. name knowl. is not gain. d. 30 Dec. foll. JAMES,
Middletown, s. of the preced. m. 8 Apr. 1714, Abigail Bevans, prob. d.
of Arthur, ahd Abigail; Mary; Martha; Sarah; James; Sibbil; and
Benoni,wh. d 5 Mar. 1727. WILLIAM, Middletown, br. of the preced.
m. 30 Mar. 1710, Olive, wid. of Jonas Wright, had James, b. 30 Sept.
1712. His w. d. 7 Nov. 1719, and he m. 5 Oct. 1721, Esther Adams
of Hartford, had William, 1722; Samuel, 1724; Oliver, 1726; Esther,
1727; Jerusha, 1730; Solomon, 1732; Josiah, 1734; Olive., 1737; and
Joseph, 1789, as in Geneal. Reg. XIV. 133.

    STANDISH, * ALEXANDER, Duxbury, eldest s. of Capt. Miles, m.
Sarah, d. of John Alden, had Miles, Ebenezer, b. 1672; Lora; Lydia;
Mercy; Sarah; Elizabeth and perhaps David. By sec. w. Desire, d. of
Edward Doty, wh. had been wid. of Israel Holmes, and first of William