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VanValkenburg, Elizabeth Matilda

Female 1855 - 1929


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  • Name  VanValkenburg, Elizabeth Matilda 
    Born  17 Oct 1855  Strathroy, Adelaide Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1861  Adelaide Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died  09 Feb 1929  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1057  VANVALKENBURGH
    Last Modified  10 Jun 2019 

    Father  VanValkenburg, Adam,   b. 23 Mar 1818, Sharon, Schoharie Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1871 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Rymal, Margaret,   b. 14 Sep 1834, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1916, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  17 Jun 1851  Westminster Twp., Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F309  Group Sheet

    Family  Porte, William John,   b. 26 Oct 1855, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  02 Mar 1882  Madison Twp., Lake Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Porte, Edna Margretta,   b. 21 Dec 1882, Lambton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F312  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    MARRIAGE - William John Porte--Elizabeth Matilda VanValkenburg-1882
    MARRIAGE - William John Porte--Elizabeth Matilda VanValkenburg-1882

    Lake Co., Ohio, USA

    Histories
    Biography of William J. Porte of Forest, Lambton Co.
    Biography of William J. Porte of Forest, Lambton Co.
    Biography of William J. Porte of Forest, Lambton Co. married to Elizabeth VV d/o Adam VV and Margaret Rymal. From a Lambton Co. Gazetteer.
    Obituary: David VanValkenburg (1853-1899), Austin, Pennsylvania
    Obituary: David VanValkenburg (1853-1899), Austin, Pennsylvania

    Census Records
    CENSUS-1861 - Margaret VanValkenburg(Rymal)
Adelaide Twp,Middlesex,Ontario
    CENSUS-1861 - Margaret VanValkenburg(Rymal) Adelaide Twp,Middlesex,Ontario
    Here Margaret is listed as widowed at just 27 years old. Her husband Adam R. VanValkenburg passing away between the 1851 and 1861 censuses. children George, David, and Elizabeth

    Interesting coincidence? The Buttery's are neighbors just a few lots away. George Marr VanValkenburg and Charlotte Buttery - just 9 and 7 years old here - later married in 1875.
    CENSUS-1880 - David Lee--Margaret Rymal,Madison Twp,Lake Co.,Ohio
    CENSUS-1880 - David Lee--Margaret Rymal,Madison Twp,Lake Co.,Ohio
    Margaret VanValkenburg(Rymal) here in Ohio with her second husband after Adam R. VanValkenburg died.
    children are Ella and her daughter from her fisrt marriage Elizabeth Matilda.
    Son George Marr VanValkenburg has already opened his jewelry store in Forest, ON in 1873

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] 1861 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Middlesex-Adelaide-Margt, Canada. "Census returns for 1861." Libaray and Archives Canada, Ottawa. Adelaide, Middlesex County, Canada West; Roll: C-1049 - C-1052..
      Adelaide, Middlesex, Canada West

      Margt Van, 27, b.1834 Canada, widow, married in 1851
      George Van, 9 b. 1852 Canada
      David Van, 8 b. 1853
      Elesbt M. Van, 5 b.1856 Canada

      * Notes state: "family of the late Adam Vanvalkenburgh".
      * Living next door to the Buttery family with Charlotte Buttery, aged 7, eventual wife of George Marr VV.