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Oliver Stanger, of Gretton, Northamptonshire

Marriage of Oliver Stanger and Elizabeth Latimore, Gretton, 4 Nov 1781.
From here.

Oliver Stanger,
bapt 13 Oct 1760 in Lyddington, Rutland.
See Wikitree.
See entry in tree by Howard Smith.
See entry in tree by Chris Glover.
Listed at marriage 1781 as of parish of Gretton, Northamptonshire. This is where his wife was from. This is very close to Lyddington, just across the county line.

He mar 4 Nov 1781 to Elizabeth Latimore [or Lattimore, bapt 15 Oct 1758].
She was already pregnant at marriage.
They lived at Gretton.
Children bapt at Gretton 1782 to 1801.
See them listed in Gretton in 1841 census.

Elizabeth is listed as of Gretton in burial record.
She died must be Nov 1843.
(todo) See death of Elizabeth Stanger, [GRO.UK], 4th qr 1843, Uppingham, Volume 15 Page 458. (NOT p.485.)
She was buried on 18 Nov 1843 in Gretton. Burial says age 85 (born 1758).

Oliver is listed as of Gretton in burial record.
He died must be Dec 1843.
(todo) See death of Oliver Stanger, [GRO.UK], 4th qr 1843, age 83 (born 1760), Uppingham, Volume 15 Page 458. (NOT p.485.)
He was buried on 1 January 1844 in Gretton. Says age 82 (born 1761).
See findagrave.
Oliver and Elizabeth had issue:

  1. Sarah Stanger,
    bapt 2 Apr 1782, Gretton.

  2. Elizabeth Stanger,
    bapt 26 Sept 1784, Gretton.
    She mar 1804 to Matthew Waterfield and had issue.

  3. Samuel Stanger,
    bapt 4 Mar 1788, Gretton.

  4. Ann Stanger,
    bapt 1 Mar 1791, Gretton.

  5. William Stanger,
    born Gretton, Northamptonshire,
    bapt 4 Aug 1794, Gretton [NOT Lyddington].
    According to later census he would be born 1794 or 1796, Gretton. Listed beside what must be his parents Oliver and Elizabeth.
    There is only one William Stanger baptised at Gretton in this period. And his parents are Oliver and Elizabeth. This must be him.
    DNA proves it is him.
    He married Ann Weston and had children bapt at Gretton, Northamptonshire, 1821 to 1837.
    He is not to be confused with a William Stanger who married Sarah Scott and had children bapt at Seaton, Rutland, 1822 to 1838.

  6. John Stanger,
    bapt 4 Feb 1798, Gretton.

  7. Susannah Stanger,
    bapt 3 Mar 1801, Gretton.

Oliver and his son William, listed beside each other at Gretton, Northamptonshire, in 1841 census.
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Burial of Elizabeth Latimore, 18 Nov 1843 in Gretton.
From here.

Burial of Oliver Stanger, 1 January 1844 in Gretton.
From here.

Baptism of William Stanger, 4 Aug 1794, Gretton.
From here.

Gretton, Northamptonshire.
From 1885 map.
See modern satellite view.

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