Manuscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 21-13

Accession Number: 0607-126

Item(s): Copy of genealogical material relating to the Stanley family.

Producer: Pete Gifford, Jr.        

Donor: Betty Stanley Dennis

Date Received: June 6, 2007 

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.

Description

     The file contains genealogical information on the Stanley family. W. H. Stanley came to Texas from Missouri after the Civil War. He settled in the Hackberry community on land along the Elm Fork, near what today is Valley View Lane.  The family has a long history in the Carrollton/Farmers Branch area.