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VanValkenburg, Cornelius

Male 1821 - 1871  (50 years)


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  • Name VanValkenburg, Cornelius 
    Born 10 Oct 1821  Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1851  Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 13 Jun 1860  McGregor, Clayton Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 02 Aug 1870  Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 02 Dec 1871  Homestead, Canyon Co., Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I545  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 Noote-or-Moot-or-Moore, Sarah,   b. 18 Dec 1826, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1914, Caldwell, Canyon Co., Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1844  Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. VanValkenburg, Alona Flora,   b. 01 Sep 1845, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     2. VanValkenburg, Ruth Theresa,   b. 1848, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 May 1857, McGregor, Clayton Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)  [Natural]
     3. VanValkenburg, Lois A.,   b. 01 Sep 1845, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    Family ID F238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 02 Aug 1870 - Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    GRAVES of Robert Bruce Chisholm (1812-1891) and Sarah VV-Chisholm (1819-1878)
    GRAVES of Robert Bruce Chisholm (1812-1891) and Sarah VV-Chisholm (1819-1878)
    Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA


    Census Records
    CENSUS-1851 - Cornelius VanValkenburg--Sarah A. Noote
    CENSUS-1851 - Cornelius VanValkenburg--Sarah A. Noote
    Alona Flora,Ruth Theresa,Lois A.
    Norwich Twp,Oxford,Ontario

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Oxford-Norwich-VVCornelius, Canada. "Census of 1851" (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Norwich, Oxford County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C-11744 - C-11745.
      Norwich, Oxford Co., Canada West

      Name: Cornelius Vanvolkinburg, 31 b. 1820 Canada, cabinet maker
      Sarah A., 26 b. 1825 Canada
      Lois A., 7 b. 1844 Canada
      Alma * Alvira, 5 b. 1846 Canada
      Ruth C., 4 b. 1847 Canada

      * living with them are the Sackrider family: Nehemiah? and Catherine.

    2. [S144] CENSUS-1860-Clayton-Iowa-VVLouisaSackrider-VVCornelius, "United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M82N-HBM), A Sackrider, 1860.

      McGregor Twp., Clayton Co., Iowa

      A. Sachrider, 32 b. 1828 Canada, hotel landlord
      Louisa Sachrider, 32 b. 1828 Canada
      Sarah VanVaukbonberg. 37 b. 1823 Canada
      Cornelius VanVaukenberg 37 b. 1823 Canada, master carpenter
      L. (f) VanVaukenberg, 14 b. 1846 Canada

      [In margin, this household is marked "Hotel" and has @ seven more occupants as boarders at the hotel.]

    3. [S145] CENSUS-1870-Kane-Illinois-VVCornelius, "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M6WH-G8Q), C Vanvolkenburg in household of S S Lasher, Illinois, United States; citing p. 122, family 915, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 545736.
      Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois

      C. Vanvolkenburg, 48 b. 1822 Canada West, saloon keeper
      Sarah Vanvolkenburg, 44 b. 1826 Canada West

      [Cornelius VV is now living in Elgin city where his sister Sarah VV-Chisholm and family also live. He is in a household owned by S.S. Lasher, with many other unrelated tenants. Further research reveals this is the Waverley House hotel. Perhaps Cornelius is a saloon keeper at this hotel?]