Stanton Gilbert Fisher1

#29177, (10 July 1840 - 29 July 1915)
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Samuel Thomas Fisher2 (c 1812 - 1859)
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsey" Tremper2 (c 1816 - 1877)


Sarah Adelaide Peck b. 1852, d. 1923
Children 1.Maud M Fisher7 (c 1876 - )
 2.Minnie Decatur Fisher7 (1878 - 1967)
 3.Nellie May Fisher8 (1880 - )
Birth*10 July 1840He was born on 10 July 1840 at Chaumont, Jefferson Co., New YorkG.1,3 
28 August 1850He appeared on the census of 28 August 1850 in the household of Samuel Thomas Fisher and Elizabeth "Betsey" Tremper at Portland, Dodge Co., WisconsinG; (neis. Stephen C (22) and Maria (17) Tremper, both b. NY; Milton (50, b. NY) and Sally (43, b. Upper Canada) Fisher; Aaron and Louisa Fisher.)4 
Marriage*1865He married Sarah Adelaide Peck, daughter of Henry Peck and Julia North, in 1865.5 
between 1877 and 1878He was Chief of Scouts, U. S. Army, in the Indian Wars, between 1877 and 1878.5 
14 June 1880He and Sarah Adelaide Peck appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 at Challis, Lemhi (now Custer) Co., IdahoG.6 
Death*29 July 1915He died on 29 July 1915 at Grangeville, Idaho Co., IdahoG, at age 75.1 


  1. [S1894] Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937, online, Img. 2073/2612. File No. 11686, Reg. No. 18. Stanton Gilbert Fisher, b. Jefferson Co. NY 10 Jul 1840, son of Samuel Fisher, b. Long Island, and Betsy Tremper, birthplace unk.; retired merchant, marr.; d. Grangeville, Idaho Co. ID, 29 Jul 1915, age 75y 19d, stroke of paralysis; inf. Nellie M White, res. Grangeville ID; bur. Lewiston ID 31 Jul 1915.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S2463] Idaho, Death Records, 1890-1967, online, Death rec. of Minnie Decatur Moore, dau. of Stanton Fisher and Sarah A Peck, 1967, q.v.
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel T (38), b. NY, farmer, real estate value $150; Betsy (34), b. Upper Canada.
  5. [S2462] United States Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926, online, Dingl - Gerhardt, img. 2760/4451. Stanton G Fisher, service Chief of Scouts, U.S.A., 1877-1888, d. Grangeville ID, 29 Jul 1915; wid. Sarah A Fisher.
  6. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Stanton G (40), b. and parents b. NY, farming; Sarah A (28), b. and father b. NY, mother b. MA, keeping house.
  7. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S2469] Idaho, Birth Index, 1861-1917, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, online Nellie May Fisher, b. Challis, Custer Co. ID, 22 Apr 1880, dau. of Stanton Gilbert Fisher and Sarah Adelaide Peck; Cert. No. 365575.