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Van, Mary

Female 1842 -


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  • Name Van, Mary 
    Born 1842  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1851  Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 01 Jul 1870  Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I565  VANVALKENBURGH
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2020 

    Father Van, John,   b. 1801, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother 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 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 1831  Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wright, James,   b. 1838, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 07 Jan 1868  Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Wright, James William,   b. 10 Jan 1869, Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     2. Wright, Edward G.,   b. 24 Jul 1870, Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1935, Duluth, St. Louis Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Natural]
     3. Wright, Rhoda,   b. 1872, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    Family ID F204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Chinguacousy Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 01 Jul 1870 - Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    'County Marriage Registers of Ontario, 1858-1869: Wellington Co.', by Elizabeth Hancocks C.G, Generation Press 
    "County Marriage Registers of Ontario, 1858-1869: Wellington Co.", by Elizabeth Hancocks C.G, Generation Press 

    Various VV record transcripts, as sources.
    MARRIAGE REGISTER - James Wright--Mary VanValkingberg-07 Jan 1868
    MARRIAGE REGISTER - James Wright--Mary VanValkingberg-07 Jan 1868

    The marriage took place at Caledon Township, at that time in Wellington County.

    James Wright was already residing in Flint, Michigan.

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S31] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Peel-Ching-Lefler, Canada. "Census of 1851" (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Chinguacousy, Peel County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C-11746.
      Chinguacousy, Peel Co., Canada West

      John Leflar, 76 b. 1775 Jersey State
      Elizabeth, 73 b. 1778 Jersey State
      Mary Vanvolkenburgh, 9 b. 1842 Canada

      *Their son John Joseph Leflar b 1833 married Elizabeth Ann VV b abt 1843 who was a child of John Van and Catherine Phoenix and an older sister of this Mary.

    2. [S149] CENSUS-1870-Genessee-Michigan-VVMary-Wright, "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHHJ-YX8), James Wright, Michigan, United States; citing p. 11, family 85, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 552170.

      Flint City, Genesee Co., Michigan

      James Wright, 33 b. 1837 Scotland, works in saw mill
      Mary Wright, 23 b. 1847, U. Canada
      James, 6 b. 1864 U. Canada

      [many others on the census page worked in a saw mill, and the family is living with three other mill workers]