APAB262. Daisy Gardner Staples Stakemiller(daughter of Elbridge Gerry Staples, Sarah A Benn Staples, William Benn) was born in Aug 1869 in Grand Detour, Ogle, Illinois. In the 1880 Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois census, there was a 9 year old Daisy Staples listed as an orphan born Illinois living with the Keefer family. Daisy died on 30 Sep 1910 in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington. She was buried in Ocean View Cemetery, Port Angeles, Washington.
Daisy married Samuel E Stakemiller, son of John A Stakemiller and Christianna Meister of Pennsylvania, on 12 Apr 1888 in Whiteside County, Illinois. His maternal grandparents were from Germany.Samuel had a twin brother Sumner.In the 1880 census, Samuel was teaching school, like his father, at age 16.Samuel died on 5 Apr 1919 in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington. He was buried in Ocean View Cemetery, Port Angeles, Washington.
Daisy and Samuel had the following children:
APABA 508 F i. Eunice G Stakemiller was born in Oct 1889 in Sterling, Illinois. APABB 509 F ii. Daisy June Stakemiller Walker was born in Jun 1891 in Sterling, Illinois.She died on 11 Jul 1931 in Seattle, King, Washington.She was buried in Ocean View Cemetery, Port Angeles, Washington.