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Van, John

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  • Name Van, John 
    Born 1801  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Between 1817 and 1855  Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada - various lots east of Springdale / Erindale Village Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1851  Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1861  Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I541  VANVALKENBURGH
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2020 

    Father VanValkenburg, Cornelius,   b. 22 Feb 1774, Schoharie, Schoharie Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Davis, Louisa,   b. 22 Feb 1779, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1874, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 22 Feb 1801  Guilderland, Albany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phoenix, Catherine,   b. USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1831  Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Van, Amanda Jane,   b. 02 Apr 1833, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1922, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [Natural]
     2. Van, Rachel Elizabeth,   b. 02 Oct 1834, Springfield (Erindale), Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1896, Orillia, Orillia South Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Natural]
     3. Van, Margaret,   b. 1837, Trafalgar Twp., Halton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1913, Middleton Twp., Norfolk Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Natural]
     4. Van, Abra(ha)m Wellington,   b. 14 Feb 1840, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1920, Borden, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Natural]
     5. Van, Mary,   b. 1842, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     6. Van, Harriet,   b. 1843, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    Family ID F198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    MILITARY - War of 1812 - Cornelius VV, DAVIS & VANDENBURGH families, Niagara
    MILITARY - War of 1812 - Cornelius VV, DAVIS & VANDENBURGH families, Niagara
    & LOCATIONS of Cornelius VV- Lois DAVIS Family 1801-1817

    Census Records
    CENSUS-1851 - John Van, Louisa VanValkenburg(Davis)(widow?)
    CENSUS-1851 - John Van, Louisa VanValkenburg(Davis)(widow?)
    This is Loyal's brother and mother who live in the next household
    Toronto Twp,Peel,Ontario
    CENSUS - 1817 'Circa 1817' - Thaddeus Davis Sen., Cornelius VV, Vandenburgh families at Allanburgh.
    CENSUS - 1817 "Circa 1817" - Thaddeus Davis Sen., Cornelius VV, Vandenburgh families at Allanburgh.
    Thorold Twp., Welland Co., Ontario, Canada

    The Thorold Township Minute Book (1799-1842) is a collection of censuses, assessment rolls, etc. many of them undated. The "1817 Census Thorold Township" and "1817 Assessment" are stated to be "circa" 1817 but historians feel they could have been recorded as early as 1815 and as late as 1818.

    Column Headers: Name, Husband, Wife, Males, Females

    See also the "Circa 1817" Tax Assessment for Thorold Twp.

    Maps
    VV Land Holdings - Erindale/Springdale, Toronto Twp., Peel Co.
    VV Land Holdings - Erindale/Springdale, Toronto Twp., Peel Co.
    Land records taken from William Perkins Bull family files, against 1859 Tremaine map and modern map. Pertains to Cornelius VanValkenburgh - Lois Davis and their sons in the 1815-1870 period.

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] RES-VV-PeelCo-WmPerkinsBull, Perkins Bull, William. “William Perkins Bull Historical Series”. Research notes, Family Files: Vanvalkenburgh Family, c1930’s. Microfilm.
      Various land records of VV property in the 1817-1860 period in Toronto Twp., Peel Co. Original land grants to Cornelius VV and Lois Davis-VV were: Con 1 SDS Lot 7, Con 1 NDS Lot 23 and Con 1 SDS Lot 17. Sons John, Hiram and Ira recorded on these lots and others until about 1860 when they had moved elsewhere.

    2. [S29] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peel-Toronto-Lyal, 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.
      Toronto, Peel Co., Canada West

      Lyal Faulkenbury * Lyal Vanvalkenburg, 48 b. 1803 Canada
      Betsys, 29 b. 1822 Canada
      Oscar, 10 b. 1841 Canada
      Luisa, 9 b. 1842 Canada
      Deby, 6 b. 1845 Canada
      Anna, 4 b. 1847 Canada
      Laura, 2 b. 1849 Canada
      John Van, 52 b. 1799 Canada
      Lozia *Loiza Van, 79 b. 1772 US

    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.