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VanVolkenburgh, Margaret

Female 1858 - 1920


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  • Name  VanVolkenburgh, Margaret 
    Born  10 Mar 1858  Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1861  Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1871  Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  06 Nov 1920  Oak River, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I39  VV-Jacob-ChloeHodges
    Last Modified  22 Dec 2015 

    Father  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 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Cole, Lucinda,   b. 11 Jun 1834, Sophiasburgh, Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1875, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  02 Jan 1858  Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F7  Group Sheet

    Family  Chadsey, Franklin,   b. 06 Dec 1848,   d. 19 Mar 1927, Oak River, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Mar 1878  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Chadsey-Henry, Lillian Elizabeth,   b. 28 Dec 1879, Alexander, Daly Dist., Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1962
     2. Chadsey, Ethel May,   b. 20 Nov 1881, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1885, Hilton, Murray Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Chadsey, Thomas Roy,   b. 04 Oct 1886, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1984, Lloydminster, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Chadsey-Mackie, Beatrice,   b. 26 Jun 1893, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1974, Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Chadsey, Berson Allen,   b. 02 Jul 1895, Oak River, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1960, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F51  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    PHOTO - Margaret VV and husband Franklin Chadsey & children, c. 1905
    PHOTO - Margaret VV and husband Franklin Chadsey & children, c. 1905

    The family was living in Manitoba, and photo estimated circa 1905.

    Seated: Margaret VanVolkenburg and Franklin Chadsey
    Their children from L to R: Lillian Elizabeth, Berson Allen, Beatrice, Thomas Roy
    Margaret VV-Chadsey in buggy driven by son Berson, c. 1907
    Margaret VV-Chadsey in buggy driven by son Berson, c. 1907

    Submitted by Wayne VanVolkenburg: The Margaret and Berson Chadsey photo is c.1907 in Oak River, Manitoba. It was sent by Berson, to his grandfather Nathan.

    Histories

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    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
    Family history notes for Margaret VanVolkenburg (1858-1920) & husband Franklin Chadsey (1848-1927) family.
    Family history notes for Margaret VanVolkenburg (1858-1920) & husband Franklin Chadsey (1848-1927) family.

    Details the family's experiences moving to Manitoba, based on letters.
    Homestead of Nathan VV - Lucinda Cole family, now demolished.
    Homestead of Nathan VV - Lucinda Cole family, now demolished.

    Foundation remaining of the homestead in Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., estimated to be Con. 1, Lot 3 S 1/2. Submitter Wayne VanVolkenburg states this lot was registered to Nathan on July 8, 1898.

    This location is on the west side of the extension of Vansickle Rd. north of Cordova Mines. This was the Vansickle Settlement where some of the children are stated to have been born as early as the 1860's, and where Nathan died in 1915. It is just over the county line into Peterborough Co.


    Census Records
    CENSUS-1871 - Nathan VanValkenburg--Lucinda Cole
    CENSUS-1871 - Nathan VanValkenburg--Lucinda Cole
    Margaret,Lucy Jane,John Wesley,James,Lydia
    Belmont,Peterborough East,Ontario

  • Sources 
    1. [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

    2. [S12] 1871 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peterborough-Metheun-VVNathan, Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1871. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, n.d. RG31-C-1. Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels: C-9977 to C-10097..

      Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada

      Nathan Vanhattenburg, 37 b. 1834 Ontario
      Lucinda, 37 b. 1834 Ontario
      Margaret, 13 b. 1858 Ontario
      Lucy, 10 b. 1861 Ontario
      John, 9 b. 1862 Ontario
      James, 7 b. 1864 Ontario
      Lydia, 5 b. 1866 Ontario
      Martha, 1 b. 1880 Ontario