Information about William Stanger

Updated 10/3/2005

WILLIAM STANGER was born 1763, and died 09 Feb 1855. He married (1) HANNAH FISHWICK 25 Nov 1787. She was born 1767, and died 21 Sep 1800 in Whitby. He married (2) ELIZABETH READSHAW 02 Mar 1802 in Whitby. She was born 1770, and died Aug 1831 in Whitby.

1841 Census living in Baxtergate, Whitby - aged 77, Mariner, with Hannah Stanger* - aged 45 - and George Bryan** - aged 20 - Stonemason
1851 Census living in Baxtergate, Whitby - aged 88, Retired Sea Captain

* This is probably William Stanger's daughter from his first marriage to Hannah Fishwick - Hannah Stanger was born on 5th September 1791, which should put her at ~ 48/9 years old - ages were to the nearest 5 years in the early census returns

** This is probably George Pharoah Bryan (son of Charles Bryan & Elizabeth Stanger), who was born on 22nd March 1816, which should put him at 24/5 years old - ages were to the nearest 5 years in the early census returns

Burial: St Mary's Churchyard Whitby - Monumental Inscription

Click here for details of William Stanger's children.

Click here if no side menu is visible