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VanValkenburgh, Martha E.

Female 1853 - Aft 1930


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  • Name  VanValkenburgh, Martha E. 
    Born  1853  Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1855  Saratoga, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1860  Schuylerville, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1865  Schuylerville, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1870  Milton, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  Aft 1930  Holyoke, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I12  VV-Francis-born-Vermont-or-Canada
    Last Modified  23 Aug 2016 

    Father  VanValkenburgh, Francis,   b. 1810, Vermont or Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Eldridge, Martha,   b. 13 Apr 1813, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1856, Schuylerville, Saratoga Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

    Family  Potter, Charles,   b. Mar 1842, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1930, Holyoke, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1872 
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] NY State Census 1855 - NY-Saratoga-Saratoga-VVFransis, New York State Census, 1855, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-25917-32786-25?cc=1937366).

      1855 NY State Census, Saratoga, Saratoga Co., NY

      Fransis Van Valkenburg, 48 b. 1807 Saratoga Co.
      Marth Van Valkenburg, 42 b. 1813 Saratoga Co.
      Rurth Purdy, 21 b. 1834 Saratoga Co., dau of HOH
      Gordon Van Valkenburg, 19 b. 1836 Saratoga Co., son of HOH
      Daniel W. Van Valkenburg,10 b. 1845 Saratoga Co., son of HOH
      Charles E. Van Valkenburg, 5 b. 1850 Saratoga Co., son of HOH
      Martha E Van Valkenburg, 2 b. 1853 Saratoga Co., dau of HOH
      Philip A. Purdy, 23 b. 1832 Saratoga Co., son in law of HOH

    2. [S5] 1865 NYl census -NY-Saratoga-Schuylerville-VVFrancis, New York State Census, 1865,,database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11607-121214-87?cc=1491284.
      1865 NY Census, Schuylerville, Saratoga, New York

      Frances VanValkenburgh, 57 b. 1908 Vermont, painter
      Warner VanValkenburgh, 20 b. 1845 Saratoga, child *
      Charles VanValkenburgh, 15 b. 1850 Saratoga, child
      Martha VanValkenburgh, 13 b. 1852 Saratoga, child
      Gordon VanValkenburgh, 30 b. 1835 Saratoga, child
      Mary J. VanValkenburgh, 33, b. 1838 Saratoga, wife
      Phoebe VanValkenburgh, 3 b. 1862 Saratoga, child
      Loeza (f) VanValkenburgh, 2 b. 1863 Saratoga, child

      *Note: the 1865 NY census shows son Warner VV enumerated with his family in Saratoga Town, and on that page: 29, he is at line 15. An addendum at the end of that section, confirms that this individual had died in battle, in August 1862*.

      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11607-122520-82?cc=1491284

      Ref. to individual on Pg. 29, Line 15 (Warner VV) Regiment where first entered service: 30, at June 1861. Months in service of United States: 14. Remarks: Killed 30th Aug in Battle.

      In the same 1865 census, as reported by "family":

      New York State Census, 1865, Milton, Saratoga Co.
      Deaths of Officers and Enlisted Men, which have occurred while in the military or naval service of the United States, or from wounds or disease acquired in said service since April, 1861, reported by the families to which the deceased belonged when at home, in the Town of Saratoga, County of Saratoga, N.Y. This table was prepared by me on the xx day of June, 1865.

      Warren Van Valkenburg, 20, single, Enlisted into the regiment: 30 NY, May 1861, Regiment at death: 30 NY, Sergent.

      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11607-122021-40?cc=1491284


    3. [S9] CENSUS-1870 US National census -NY-Saratoga-Milton-VVCharles, 1870 United States Federal Census. NARA M593. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870 population schedules. Part of Record Group Number 29. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007. National Archives, Washington, DC, USA. https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8K4-RJG.
      1870 Census - Milton, Saratoga Co., NY

      Chas Vanvalkenburg, 54 b. 1816 NY, works in scythe factory, value of real estate $4000 plus $1000 personal affects
      Pruella Vanvalkenburg, 55 b. 1815 NY
      Martha Vanvalkenburg, 17 b. 1853 NY
      Alise Vanvalkenburg (f), 20 b. 1850 NY (adopted dau Alice Devine?)

      [Guessing that the 17 year-old Martha VV is Charles' neice who Charles later named as heir in his will under her married name Martha Potter.]