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VanValkenburg, Sarah L.

Female 1831 - 1867  (36 years)


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  • Name VanValkenburg, Sarah L. 
    Born 1831 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1851  Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1861  Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 09 Oct 1867  Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I226  VV-David-LucyMILLER-Storrington
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2014 

    Father VanValkenburg, David,   b. 1810, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Miller, Lucy,   b. 1812, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matthews, Benjamin,   b. 1833,   d. 01 Jan 1877, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Children 
     1. Matthews-Terwilliger, Catherine,   b. 20 Feb 1852, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Sep 1911  (Age 59 years)  [Natural]
     2. Matthews-Knapp, Ann,   b. 1853, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     3. Matthews-Lake, Jane,   b. 1856, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     4. Matthews, Hezekiah George,   b. 1858, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     5. Matthews-Rattery, Mary,   b. 1860, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     6. Matthews, David,   b. 1862, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Feb 1895, Battersea, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)  [Natural]
     7. Matthews-Mathews, William Lincoln,   b. 09 Apr 1865, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945, Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F95  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Graves of Sarah L. VV (1831-1861) and husband Benjamin Matthews (1833-1879)
    Graves of Sarah L. VV (1831-1861) and husband Benjamin Matthews (1833-1879)
    Battersea, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co., Ontario

    Link to photo at Canadian Headstones site.

    Histories
    VanVolkenburgh farm adjoined local industry in Milburne near Battersea, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co.
    VanVolkenburgh farm adjoined local industry in Milburne near Battersea, Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co.

    Homestead of David VV (1789-) and Hezekiah VV (1834-1926) families at village of Milburne.
    'Memories of Milburn', Storrington, Frontenac Co. regarding David VV-Lucy Miller family.
    "Memories of Milburn", Storrington, Frontenac Co. regarding David VV-Lucy Miller family.

    Written by Sarah Clark Gardner in the 1940s to become part of the Battersea Women's Institute (Tweedsmuir) History collection. One anecdote that was not copied was concerning Hezekiah VV being a favourite of the local children; they remember he always had candies for them which sometimes took considerable time to produce from his pocket.
    INTRO: David VV of Storrington m. Lucy Miller (STRAY Branch)
    INTRO: David VV of Storrington m. Lucy Miller (STRAY Branch)

    These notes are a few early assumptions and sources found for this family - gathered from the family trees online at the NAVVF, or from personal family records supplied to us, and backed by records wherever possible. We recognize that the information may be incorrect or incomplete, but present it here as a starting point for discussion and welcome your feedback.

    Census Records
    CENSUS-1851 - David VanVoltingburg--Lucy Miller
    CENSUS-1851 - David VanVoltingburg--Lucy Miller
    Sarah L.,Hezekiah,Washington,Suphrona,Wellington,Diadema
    Storrington,Frontenac,Ontario

    Maps
    Historical Atlases of the Battersea area of Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co. in 1860 and 1878.
    Historical Atlases of the Battersea area of Storrington Twp., Frontenac Co. in 1860 and 1878.

    Shows property of D. VanVolkenburgh and H. VanVolkenburg on Con. 8 Lot 13 at Milburn village. For modern location, enter 44.416862,-76.370087 into Google Maps address bar.

    See a list of other nearby VV locations and a depiction of the Tannery at the adjoining property.

    Reproduction of an original copy of the Map of United Counties of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Canada West, by H.F. Walling, Putnam & Walling Publishers, Kingston, C.W., 1860.

    Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, by J.H. Meacham & Co., Toronto, 1878.

  • Sources 
    1. [S68] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Frontenac-Storrington-David, Canada. "Census of 1851" (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Storrington, Frontenac County, Canada West (Ontario); Roll: C-11721.
      Storrington, Frontenac Co., Ontario

      David Vannoltingburg, 42 b. 1809 Canada West
      Lusy, 39 b. 1812 United States of America
      Sarah, 20 b. 1831 Canada West
      Isaziah, 17 b. 1834 Canada West
      Washington, 13 b. 1838 Canada West
      Sophrona, 11 b. 1840 Canada West
      Welington, 7 b. 1844 Canada West
      Diedame, f, 1 b. 1850 Canada West

      Storrington, Frontenac Co., Ontario
      (Agricultural Schedule)

      David Vanvoltingburgh Con 8 Lot 15

    2. [S60] 1861 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Frontenac-Storrington-David, Canada. "Census returns for 1861." Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. Storrington, Frontenac County, Canada West; Roll: C-1021 - C-1023.
      Storrington, Frontenac, Ontario

      David Bauvottinby, 51 b. 1810 Lower Canada
      Lucy, 48 b. 1813 Lower Canada
      Hesikiah, 25 b. 1836 Lower Canada
      Sarah T., 28 b. 1833 Lower Canada