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Stafford is the county town of Staffordshire, in the West Midlands region of England. It lies approximately 16 miles (26 km) north of Wolverhampton and 18 miles (29 km) south of Stoke-on-Trent, adjacent to the M6 motorway Junction 13 to Junction 14. The population of Stafford was given in the 2001 census as 63,681, with that of the wider borough of Stafford as 122,000, making Stafford the fourth largest settlement in the Ceremonial county, after Stoke on Trent, Tamworth and Newcastle under Lyme.

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Stafford, Queensland - History
... Stafford was originally called Happy Valley ... Brisbane for whom the city is named was an officer in the Staffordshire Regiment - a Stafford Knot is featured in the city's coat-of-arms ... Between 1940 and 1968 Stafford was served by electric trams operated by the Brisbane City Council ...
Lee Stafford - Biography
... Stafford opened his hair salon The House That Hair Built in 1984 in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex ... In 2001 Stafford launched his own range of award-winning haircare products ... On 6 November 2011, Stafford featured on the Secret Millionaire television series on Channel 4 ...
Stafford Springs, Mississippi
... Stafford Springs, Mississippi is an unincorporated community located in Jasper County, Mississippi, United States, along U.S ... About 42 miles south of Meridian, it is the current location of the Stafford Mineral Springs (once considered to be part of nearby Vossburg) which thrived during the early 1900s ... Stafford Springs came to be named after a Confederate veteran who settled near the town of Vossburg following the Civil War, Captain Edward W ...
List Of Peerages Created For Women - Charles I
12 September 1640 Baroness Stafford Mary (Stafford) Howard Extinct on death of recipient 1693 ... Sister of the 5th Baron Stafford of the fourth creation and wife of the 1st Baron Stafford of the fifth creation 1641 Countess Rivers Elizabeth, Viscountess Savage Extinct on death of recipient, 9 March 1650 ...
Cameron Stafford
... Cameron Stafford (born 1992) is a junior squash player in the Caribbean Region ... Stafford was an Under 13 Caribbean Tennis Champion in 2002, also winning the Florida Open for the U-15 Category in 2003 ...

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    a doe, a recent killing;
    she had stiffened already, almost cold.
    I dragged her off she was large in the belly.
    —William Stafford (1914–1941)