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VanVolkenburgh, Lydia

Female 1870 - 1956


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  • Name  VanVolkenburgh, Lydia 
    Born  Aug 1870  Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1871  Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1881  Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died  16 Jan 1956  Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I43  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  McCann-Cooney, Franklin,   b. Aug 1869, Seymour Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1930, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. McCann-Thibault, Mabel,   b. 16 Jul 1892, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Dec 1967, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. McCann, Roy,   b. May 1893, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1968, Cordova Mines, Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. McCann, Walter,   b. May 1894,   d. 20 Sep 1974, Madoc Twp., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. McCann-Lickfold, Lillian Mae,   b. 17 Oct 1898, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. McCann, Bruce,   b. Feb 1901, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1961, Kingston, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. McCann-Sheldon, Myrtle,   b. 18 Mar 1903, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1978, Belleville, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. McCann, George,   b. Aug 1904, Vansickle Settlement, Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. McCann, William,   b. Jul 1908
    Family ID  F59  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Graves of Frank M. McCann-Cooney (1865-1930), wife Lydia VV-Cooney (Lydia  1866-1956) and son Bruce (1904-1957)
    Graves of Frank M. McCann-Cooney (1865-1930), wife Lydia VV-Cooney (Lydia 1866-1956) and son Bruce (1904-1957)
    Rockdale Cemetery, Rockdale, Belmont Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario

    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
    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. [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

    2. [S11] 1881 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peterborough-Methuen-VVNathan, Canada. "Census of Canada, 1881." Statistics Canada Fonds, Record Group 31-C-1. LAC microfilm C-13162 to C-13286. Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/census-1881/index-e.html.

      Methuen Twp., Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada

      Nathan Vanhattenburg, 47 b. 1834 Ontario, widower
      John, 19 b. 1862 Ontario
      Martha, 11 b. 1870 Ontario
      Lymon (m), 9 b. 1872 Ontario
      James, 16 b. 1865 Ontario
      Lidely (f), 15 b. 1866 Ontario