In 1887, Stansberry was pastor of the Mt. Pisgah Church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. By 1907, he was an AME presiding elder in Philadelphia. By 1916, he was pastor of the Bridge Street AME Church in Brooklyn, New York. He held a Doctor of Divinity degree.
- Centennial Encyclopaedia of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, by Richard Robert Wright & John Russell Hawkins, 1916
- The Philadelphia Colored Directory, by R. R. Wright, Jr., & Ernest Smith (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Philadelphia Colored Directory Company, 1907), p. 23
- Hattie (Stansberry)
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