The Family of John Robinson Stanley and Maria Aloysius Gibson

John Robinson Stanley (1850?-1894)
Maria Aloysius Gibson (18??-1936)
Married: 29th January 1889
Amy Septima Stanley (1890-19??)
Muriel Mary Stanley (1893-19??)

John Robinson Stanley and Maria Aloysius Gibson were married in Booterstown Parish Church, Rathdown, County Dublin. His rank or occupation is given as gentleman and his address is given as Annagh Terrace, Portadown. The bride’s address is given as 2 Edenville, and she is the daughter of R. C. Gibson, a civil engineer. Both bride and groom are of full age.

Their first child Amy Septima Stanley was born on 22nd August 1890, the address is given as 12 Hopefield Avenue, Belfast and the father’s profession is given as retired salesman.

Their second child Muriel Mary Stanley was born on 25th August 1893, the address this time is given as Church Street, Holywood and the father’s profession is given as grocer.

John Robinson Stanley died on 19th May 1894 at the same address, cause of death was given as malignant disease of the liver, the duration of which was 6 months. Interestingly the person who reported the death was a John Dougan of Derrykeevan, Co Armagh, Derrykeevan was a townland which was in the possession of John Robinson Stanley.

Maria Stanley died in April 1936.

In the 1901 census the family are boarders in Lothair Avenue, Belfast and in the 1911 census thy are boarders in the Cliftonville Road, Belfast

See also: Death of Maria Aloysius Gibson 1936

For those interested in the history of the Burns, Stanley and Noble families.