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Fenema, Eliza

Female 1844 - 1924


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  • Name  Fenema, Eliza 
    Born  1844  Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  08 Jun 1870  Lansing, Allamakee Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  23 Apr 1910  Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  07 Jan 1920  Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  1924  Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I36  VV-Joseph-DuPAGE-WAITE
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2013 

    Family  VanValkenburg, James Sidney,   b. 1840, St. George, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1883, Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. VanValkenburg, Mary A.,   b. 15 Sep 1866, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1960
     2. VanValkenburg, Margaret,   b. 18 Jan 1868, Lansing, Allamakee Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1930, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F13  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Grave of Eliza C. Fenema-VV (1844-1924)
    Grave of Eliza C. Fenema-VV (1844-1924)
    Northbrook (suburban Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois, USA

    Link to photo at FindaGrave site.
    Grave of Mary A. VV-Grote-Quilling (1866-1960)
    Grave of Mary A. VV-Grote-Quilling (1866-1960)
    Northbrook (suburban Chicago), Cook Co., Illinois, USA

    Link to photo at FindaGrave site.

    Histories

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    Guardianship Probate file for Mary and Margaret VV, daughters of J.S. and Eliza C. VV, 1878
    Guardianship Probate file for Mary and Margaret VV, daughters of J.S. and Eliza C. VV, 1878

    Filed in Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois
    Marriage Notice - Mary A. VV-Grote to Albert E. Quilling, 27 Nov 1923
    Marriage Notice - Mary A. VV-Grote to Albert E. Quilling, 27 Nov 1923

    Menomonie, Dunn Co., Wisconsin as reported in the Eau Claire Leader 1 Dec 1923.
    Marriages of Mary A. and Margaret VanValkenburg, daughters of J.Sidney VV and Eliza 'Fenema' (1988 - 1902 in the States)
    Marriages of Mary A. and Margaret VanValkenburg, daughters of J.Sidney VV and Eliza "Fenema" (1988 - 1902 in the States)

    The basis for the name of the mother Eliza C. Fenema. Also, to distinguish this Margaret who m. Flaglor, from her cousin Margaret (d/o George VV and Mary Reiff) who m. Moore.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] 1870 U.S. federal census - IOWA-Allamakee-Lansing, "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDJF-2DJ : accessed 13 Jan 2013), household of L Van Valkenburg, Iowa, United States; citing p. 14, family 99, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 0545873..


      S? Van Valkenburg, 30 b. 1840 Arkansas, auctioneer [Arkansas again, maybe he was actually born there]
      Eliza Van Valkenburg, 26 b. 1844 Bavaria
      Mary, 3 b. 1867 Illinois
      Maggie Van Valkenburg, 2 b. 1868 Iowa

    2. [S5] 1910 U.S. federal census - ILLINOIS-Kane-Elgin, "United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MKDL-S8T : accessed 13 Jan 2013), Household of William Grote, Elgin Ward 1, Kane, Illinois; citing sheet 9B, family 198, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374310..

      William Grote, 60 b. 1840 Germany, real estate
      Mary A. Grote, 49 b. 1861 Illinois
      William E., 21 b. 1889 Illinois
      Ernie Wernicke (f), 20 b. 1890 Illinois
      Eliza Van Walkenburg, 69 b. 1841 Germany, widow, mother-in-law of HOH


    3. [S6] 1920 U.S. federal census - ILLINOIS-Kane-Elgin, "United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MJ4Z-BH2 : accessed 13 Jan 2013), household of William Grote, Elgin Township Elgin City First Ward First Precinct, Kane, Illinois; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 5B, family 123, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820375..

      William Grote, 70 b. 1840 Germany, real estate
      Mary A. Grote, 53 b. 1861 Illinois
      Eliza Van Valkenberg, 76 b. 1844 Germany, widow, mother-in-law of HOH
      Emma Frass, 25 b. 1895 Illinois, servant