STAINTON, a township, in the parish of Stanwix, union of Carlisle, Cumberland ward, and E. division of the county of Cumberland, 1½ mile (N.W.) from Carlisle; containing 69 inhabitants.
Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.
Stainton is a hamlet in the Carlisle District, in the English county of Cumbria. It is near the city of Carlisle. Circa 1870, it had a population of 63 as recorded in the Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales.