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Hopkins, Almira

Female 1815 - 1887


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  • Name  Hopkins, Almira 
    Born  10 Jun 1815  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1851  Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  1857  North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada - Con IV Lots 4 and 5, Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census  1861  North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died  1887  Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I625  VANVALKENBURGH
    Last Modified  10 Jun 2019 

    Father  Hopkins, Daniel 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Richards, Patience 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Family ID  F210  Group Sheet

    Family  VanValkenburg, Hiram,   b. 1807, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jul 1877, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Jan 1834  Home District, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. VanValkenburg, Duncan Truman,   b. 26 Nov 1834, Cooksville, Toronto Twp., Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1916, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. VanValkenburg, Almira Adeline,   b. 02 Jul 1837, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900
     3. VanValkenburg, Melissa (twin),   b. 18 May 1839, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1915
     4. VanValkenburg, Artimissa (twin),   b. 18 May 1839, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926
     5. VanValkenburg, Loyal,   b. 03 Mar 1841, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Apr 1841, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. VanValkenburg, Eliza Caroline Carrie,   b. 03 Dec 1844, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. VanValkenburg, Almira Alice Callie,   b. 24 Dec 1847, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1921
     8. VanValkenburg, Hiram Hopkins,   b. 30 Oct 1851, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1917
     9. VanValkenburg, Thaddeus B.,   b. 08 Aug 1855, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1863, Norwich, North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F209  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    'Marriage Records of Upper Canada / Canada West: Home District Part 1 (1808-1836)', by Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai, Global Heritage Press
    "Marriage Records of Upper Canada / Canada West: Home District Part 1 (1808-1836)", by Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai, Global Heritage Press

    Various VV record transcripts.

    Histories
    In search of a death date for Hiram VV (b. 1807), died at Norwich village, Oxford Co. before 1881.
    In search of a death date for Hiram VV (b. 1807), died at Norwich village, Oxford Co. before 1881.

    The Woodstock Sentinel-Review newspaper reports on his failing health after an 1878 fall from an apple tree, but no obituary found, and no Ontario death record.

    Census Records
    CENSUS-1851 - Hiram VanValkenburg--Almira Brown
    CENSUS-1851 - Hiram VanValkenburg--Almira Brown
    Truman,Almira Adeline,Melissa(T),Artimissa(T),Eliza Caroline Carrie,Almira Alice Callie,Hiram Hopkins
    Norwich Twp,Ontario

    Maps
    MAP-1857 Tremaine Atlas - North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario
    MAP-1857 Tremaine Atlas - North Norwich Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario
    Shows the property of Hiram VV (1807-1877) at Con IV Lots 4 and 5, in 1857.

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] 1851 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Oxford-Norwich-VVHiram, 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

      Hernan Vanvalkenburgh * Hiram Vanvolkenburgh, 45 b. 1807 Canada
      Almia Almira 35 b.1816 Canada
      Freeman, 18 b. 1833 Canada
      Adaline, 15 b. 1836 Canada
      Melissa, 13 b. 1838 Canada
      Artemissa, 13 b. 1838 Canada
      Elize C., 8 b.1843 Canada
      Almira J., 3 b. 1848 Canada
      Hiram, 1 b. 1850 Canada

    2. [S1] ATLAS-Tremaine-1857-Oxford Co, Tremaine’s map of Oxford County, Canada West Publisher: Kingston : Geo. C. Tremaine, 1857 Description: Scale 1" to 60 chains, 1 map : col. ; 147 x 175 cm..
      (partial: North Norwich Township east half, showing Norwichville)

    3. [S52] 1861 Canada West census - ONTARIO-Oxford-NorthNorwich-Hiram, Canada. "Census returns for 1861." Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. North Norwich, Oxford County, Canada West; Roll: C-1059 - C-1062..
      North Norwich, Oxford Co., Canada West

      Hiram Vanvalkenburg, 54 b. 1807 Upper Canada
      Almira, 45 b. 1816 Upper Canada
      Truman, 26 b. 1835 Upper Canada
      Artimesea, 22 b. 1839 Upper Canada
      Melissa, 22 b. 1839 Upper Canada
      Eliza C., 19 b. 1842 Upper Canada
      Almira, 12 b. 1849 Upper Canada
      Hiram H., 10 b. 1851 Upper Canada
      Thaddeus, 8 b. 1853 Upper Canada