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Richmond, Martha

Female 1811 - 1878


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  • Name  Richmond, Martha 
    Born  1811  Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1851  Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1861  Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  28 Sep 1878  Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I11  VV-Jacob-ChloeHodges
    Last Modified  22 Dec 2015 

    Father  Richmond, John 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Hutchinson, Dorothy 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Family ID  F5  Group Sheet

    Family  VanVolkenburgh, Phylander,   b. 1803, Augusta Twp., Leeds-Grenville Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1877, Trent River, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1827  Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. VanVolkenburgh, Margaret,   b. 1828, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Superior Twp. Washteaw Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. VanVolkenburgh, Andrias,   b. 1832,   d. 1840
     3. VanVolkenburgh, Nathan,   b. 23 Mar 1833, Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Nov 1915, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. VanVolkenburgh, Michael Henry,   b. 24 Nov 1835, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1926, Trent River, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. VanVolkenburgh, Hannah Jane,   b. 20 Nov 1838, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1871, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. VanVolkenburgh, Dorothy Ann,   b. 1840, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1871, Hilton, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. VanVolkenburgh, Almeda,   b. 06 Jun 1841, Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1943, Havelock, Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. VanVolkenburgh, Mariah Louisa,   b. 22 Apr 1848, Brighton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1876, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F4  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Brighton, Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    GRAVE-VV-Phylander-Martha Richmond and VV-MichaelH-ElizaScriver
    GRAVE-VV-Phylander-Martha Richmond and VV-MichaelH-ElizaScriver
    Centre Cemetery, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario

    Link to photos of VV headstones at Canadian Gravemarker Gallery site.

    Histories

    » Slide Show
    Letter written by John VV (1863-1951) of Cordova Mines, Ontario to a Paul E. VV in 1935.
    Letter written by John VV (1863-1951) of Cordova Mines, Ontario to a Paul E. VV in 1935.

    Letter 3 of 4. See transcription of text here. Outlines what is known of his family's history through his aunt, Mrs. Almeda VV-Quackenbush.
    Transcription of Letter #3 by John VV of Cordova Mines, Ontario, written in 1935.
    Transcription of Letter #3 by John VV of Cordova Mines, Ontario, written in 1935.

    Transcription of original hand-written letter.

    See other letters: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
    VanValkenburgh & related families found in transcripts of the Bay of Quinte area records of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), 1798-1850
    VanValkenburgh & related families found in transcripts of the Bay of Quinte area records of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), 1798-1850

    Links to transcripts of the Registers and Minute Books of the Adolphustown/West Lake Yearly Meeting from the Quaker Archives & Library of Canada.

    Census Records
    CENSUS-1851 - Martha VanValkenburg(Richmond)
    CENSUS-1851 - Martha VanValkenburg(Richmond)
    Nathan,Michael Henry,Hannah Jane,Almeda,Maria
    Northumberland,Brighton,Ontario

    Where is Phylander her husband?

    Maps
    Map of VV locations in the community once known as Polmont, south of Havelock, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co.
    Map of VV locations in the community once known as Polmont, south of Havelock, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co.
    Shows property of Michael VV (1835-1926)at Con XII Lot 5, in relation to church, schools and cemeteries. Map notations by descendant Wayne VanVolkenburg.
    MAP-1878 Belden Atlas- Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario
    MAP-1878 Belden Atlas- Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario
    Shows property of Michael VV (1835-1926)at Con XII Lot 5 in the north part of Seymour Township.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Northumberland-Brighton-VVMartha, Canada. "Census of 1851" (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Brighton, Northumberland County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C-11739 - C-11740..
      Brighton, Northumberland Co., Canada West

      Martha Vn Vokenbury, 45 b. 1807 Canada, married Nathan, 18 b. 1833 Canada
      Elmida, f, 8 b. 1843 Canada
      Maria, 5 b. 1846 Canada
      William Nier b. 1828 Canada, married
      Margaret Nier b. 1828 Canada, married
      Michael Van Volkinburg, 17 b. 1835 Canada
      Hanna Jane Van Volkinburg, 14, b. 1837 Canada

      The Margaret Nier m. to William Nier is a married daughter of Phylander VV and Martha Richmond.

    2. [S11] 1881 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peterborough-Methuen-VVNathan, Canada. "Census returns for 1861." Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. Seymour, Northumberland County, Canada West; Roll: C-1054 - C-1056..
      Seymour, Northumberland Co., Canada West
      Nathan Vanvolkenburgh, 26 b. 1835 Germany
      Lucinda, 26 b. 1835 Germany
      Lucy Jane, 3 b. 1858 Canada
      Margaret, 1 b. 1860 Canada

      Filander Vanvolkenburg, 58 b. 1803 Germany
      Martha, 50 b. 1811 Germany
      Michael, 26 b. 1835 Germany
      Jane, 23 b. 1838 Canada
      Darpley-Ann (f), 20 Canada
      Almedia (f), 17 Canada
      Margaret, 14 Canada