John Solomon Vermilyea

16 December 1856–22 February 1929 (Age 72)
Thurlow, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

The Life of John Solomon

When John Solomon Vermilyea was born on 16 December 1856, in Thurlow, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, his father, Reuben Bedell Vermilyea, was 30 and his mother, Catherine McColl, was 22. He married Harriet Irene Reed on 28 February 1878, in Thurlow, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Hastings, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 22 February 1929, in Foxboro, Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 72, and was buried in Foxboro, Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada.

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John Solomon Vermilyea
Harriet Irene Reed
Marriage: 28 February 1878

Spouse and Children

28 February 1878
Thurlow, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

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World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 11

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 13

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 27

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

Variant of Vermillion .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Vermilyea in household of Reuben Vermilyea, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John S Vermilyea, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John Solomon Vermilyea, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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