Descendants of Swan's Island's William Stanley

This summary has been derived from information in Dr. H. W. Small's 'History of Swan's Island' published in 1898.
Captain William Stanley II, along with his wife, the former Ruth Gott, came to Swan's Island from Tremont in about 1814. They lived with Ruth's father, Peter Gott, on land on the west side of the harbor bordering Hockomock Head. Mr. Stanley was a master mariner and also served in many town offices.
For the Swan's Island Education Society
Stephen C. Joyce
5616 Purnell Rd.
Wake Forest, NC 27587

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