Violette Styrdevant

about 1823–
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Violette

Violette Styrdevant was born about 1823. She married William Ward Freeman on 29 December 1845, in Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Almonte, Mississippi Mills, Lanark, Ontario, Canada in 1871.

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William Ward Freeman
Violette Styrdevant
Marriage: 29 December 1845
John James Freeman
Harry Kilburn Freeman
Emeline Freeman

Spouse and Children

29 December 1845
Ontario, Canada


    John James Freeman


    Harry Kilburn Freeman


    Emeline Freeman


World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 44

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 46

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 63

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sturtevant .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Violet Sturdevant in entry for Harry K Freeman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Levila Stertivent in entry for Kilburn Freeman and Gusta Brooks, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Violet Sturtevant in entry for Harry K Freeman and Eva J Follon, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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