Information on Jesse Stanley that married a Minerva A. NOTTINGHAM (1854),
Jesse Stanley's parents were John Stanley (1804-12 Mar 1869) and Ellender ANDERSON (1807-?) m. 9 Oct 1828 in Harden Co., KY. Both died in Harden Co., KY.
John Stanley's parents were Jessie Stanley (b. 24 Oct 1770 in Hanover Co., VA - d. 18 Sept 1827 in Harden Co., KY.) and Mary _____ (b. 1770 in VA - d. bef Aug 1819 in Harden Co., KY.) m. 16 Dec 1787 in Surry Co., NC.
Jessie's parents were Achilleous Stanley and Elizabeth LADD m. 3 Apr 1758 in VA. They were both born in Va and died in Surry Co., NC.
Jesse Stanley and Manerva A. Nottingham were married on 18 Jan 1854 in Clay Co., IL. Jesse was born in 1832 in Hamilton co., IN and died on 18 Jan 1854 in Clay Co., IL.Manerva was born on 29 Mar 1833 in Clay Co., IL and died on 19 Dec 1879 in Pixley Twp, Clay Co., IL.
Jesse and Manerva had five daughters(that I know of): Sarah Ellen Stanley1854 (m. B. F. Chrisman, 1883) Mary Stanley 1860 Martha Stanley 1866 (m. Cornlius Reed, 1886) Malinda Ellen Stanley 1868 Martha A. Stanley 1878
Sarah Ellen Stanley was born on 9 Dec 1854 in Jasper Co., IL. and died on 4 Aug 1915 in Clay Co., IL.She married Benjamin Franklin CHRISMAN on 29 Nov 1883 in Clay Co., IL. Benjamin was born 21 Jan 1824 in Rockford, Spencer Co., IN and died on 28 Apr 1905 in Ingraham, Clay Co., IL.Sarah was Benjamin's fourth wife and they had six children together (Benjamin had a total of 21 children, most died young). Their daughter, Gertrude Chrisman (12 Jun 1889 - 1 Nov 1967), married my grandfather Gerald Powers WHITE (17 Jun 1893 - 24 Jul 1962) in 1914.