Contributed by Thea Stainsby

When THOMAS STAINSBY was born in 1813 in Egglescliffe, Durham, his father, ROBERT, was 32. He married JANE TROTTER on 8 March 1858 in Northallerton, Yorkshire. They had four children in 10 years. He died on 13 April 1888 in Stokesley, Yorkshire, having lived a long life of 75 years.