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Brooks, Elizabeth

Female 1798 - 1878


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  • Name  Brooks, Elizabeth 
    Born  30 Sep 1798 
    Gender  Female 
    Birth  30 Sep 1798  Guilderland, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census  1851  Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  1858  Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada - Con I Lot 13 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1861  Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  30 Jul 1878  Cooksville, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I501  VANVALKENBURGH
    Last Modified  10 Jun 2019 

    Father  Brooks, John,   b. 1768, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  VanValkenburg, Lena Magdelana,   b. 23 Sep 1772, Schoharie, Schoharie Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1817 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  1796  Guilderland, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F176  Group Sheet

    Family  VanValkenburg, Nicholas,   b. 13 Dec 1797, Guilderland, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Dec 1859, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  13 Nov 1817  Schenectady, Schenectady Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. VanValkenburg, Eleanor Ellen,   b. 01 Mar 1818, Helderburgh, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. VanValkenburg, Eliza Elizabeth,   b. 13 Jan 1823, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1902, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. VanValkenburg, Louisa,   b. 1826, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1911, Wiarton, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. VanValkenburg, Maria,   b. 1829, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. VanValkenburg, Sarah M.,   b. 1830, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, Erin Twp., Wellington Co. now in Halton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. VanValkenburg, Ira,   b. 1834, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, Brampton, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. VanValkenburg, Mary,   b. 1838, Brampton, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1917, 433 Sackville St., Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. VanValkenburg, William,   b. 1839, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Dec 1901, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. VanValkenburg, Margaret,   b. 1841, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1910, Brampton, Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F185  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 30 Sep 1798 - Guilderland, Albany Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jul 1878 - Cooksville, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Lynch's Directory of Peel Co., 1873 showing Elizabeth Brooks - VV (b. 1798)
    Lynch's Directory of Peel Co., 1873 showing Elizabeth Brooks - VV (b. 1798)
    She is the widow of Nicholas VV and is likely living with her grand-daughter Elizabeth Thackery who had recently married Walter Soady. Their son, Dr. John Hostley Soady, contributed to the NAVVF genealogy in the 1930-50s period.
    History notes for the the children of Guilderland, NY Niklaas VV and Elizabeth Feek who came to Canada, specifically Peel Co.  Compiled by historian William Perkins Bull.
    History notes for the the children of Guilderland, NY Niklaas VV and Elizabeth Feek who came to Canada, specifically Peel Co. Compiled by historian William Perkins Bull.

    From the Family Files of W. P. Bull in the 1930-50 period; information shared with him by Dr. John Hostley Soady, a grandson of Nicholas VV Jr. and Elizabeth Brooks (and a VV family historian).

    Maps
    MAP- 1858 and 1877 Atlases - Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada
    MAP- 1858 and 1877 Atlases - Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada
    Shows the property of Nicholas VV (1797-1859) at Con I Lot 13 in 1858, and of the same lot owned by son William VV (1839-1901) in 1877.

  • Sources 
    1. [S172] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peel-Chinguacousy-VVIra, Canada. "Census of 1851" (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Toronto, Peel County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C-11746.

      Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada

      Nicholas Vandburg, 54 b. 1798 US
      Elizabeth Vandburg, 53 b. 1799 US, married to Nicholas Vandburg
      Maria, f, 23 b. 1829 Canada
      Irvy, m, 18 b. 1834 Canada
      Mary, f, 14 b. 1838 Canada
      Margret, 11 b. 1841 Canada
      John Donlop, 20 b. 1841 Ireland, tinsmith
      John Thacker, 55 b. 1796 England, tinsmith
      Louisa Thacker, 26 b. 1825 Canada, married to John Thacker

      [previous household is the John McCandless family]


    2. [S2] ATLAS-Tremaine-1858-PeelCo, Tremaine's Map of the County of Peel, Canada West Publisher: Geo. M. Tremaine, 1859 Scale: [1:39,600].
      Partial section of Chinguacousy Twp. showing Con I Lot 13 as owned by Nicholas "Van".

    3. [S53] 1861 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peel-Chinguacousy-VanIra, Canada. "Census returns for 1861." Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. Chinguacousy, Peel County, Canada West; Roll: C-1062 - C-1064..
      Chinguacousy, Peel Co., Canada West

      Ira Vanbalkenburgh, 27 b. 1834 Upper Canada
      Elisabeth Vanbalkenburgh, 62 b. 1799 Upper Canada
      William Vanbalkenburgh, 22 b. 1839 Upper Canada
      Margret Vanbalkenburgh, 20 b. 1841 Upper Canada
      Mary Vanbalkenburgh, 21 b. 1840 Upper Canada
      Nicholas Vanbalkenburgh, 2 b. 1859 Upper Canada

      Ira VV with wife Mary and son Nicholas aged two. Also in household are Ira's widowed mother, brother and sister.