Seeking information on John Stansbury, born 1855 in Illinois, died after 1920 probably in Illinois.John was the (natural?) son of John F. Stansbury and Louisa "Eliza" Stine, and grew up in the household of his step-father, George W. Painter and mother.(Recorded there in the 1860 and 1870 censuses; Ford and McLean Counties, respectively)In the 1880 census, he was a boarder in Champaign County.
John Stansbury married Sarah Ann "Annie" Revell in 1883, and they had three children: Fannie, b. 1884 Bertha, b. 1885 George William, b. 1887.
The couple were later divorced, and John married either a Martha or a Matilda, and together they had two children: Ethel Edna
Our last record of John Stansbury is the 1920 census.He was living with his half-sister Laura B. (Painter) Burchnall in Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois.John was reported to be aged 67 and a widower.