Mary "Polly" STAPLES ID#1202, b. about 1786, d. 1870
Father*Major John Fleming STAPLES Jr.1 b. a 1753, d. 1817
Mother*Martha STOVALL b. a 1760, d. a 1835
Birth*Mary "Polly" STAPLES was born about 1786 in Henry County, Virginia.1 
She was the daughter of Major John Fleming STAPLES Jr. and Martha STOVALL.1 
Married Name As of 10 July 1806,her married name was WALLER. 
Marriage*Mary "Polly" STAPLES married George WALLER III, son of Col. George WALLER and Ann Winston CARR, on 10 July 1806 in Henry County, Virginia.2,1 
Census 1840*Mary "Polly" STAPLES appeared on the census of 1840 in Henry County, Virginia, Males: 10-14 1, 20-29 1, Females: 5-9 1, 10-14 1, 50-59 1, Slaves: 18.3
Census 1850She appeared on the 1850 census of John Staples WALLER on 2 November 1850 in Eastern Division, Chickasaw County, Mississippi; Mary Polly Staples Waller, John's mother, is living with them.4

Death*Mary "Polly" STAPLES died in 1870 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi.1 


George WALLER III b. 29 Nov 1775, d. a 1838

Sources (

  1. [S3399] Bishop, Donald E., Descendants of Bartholomew Stovall 1655-1722: First Five Generations. Laurel, Mississippi: Stovall Family Association, 1999. 929.273 St76bd, Family Search, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  2. [S110] Unknown author. Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850, Precision Indexing Publishers, Bountiful, UT. N.p.:
  3. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  4. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
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