Melissa Vancoughnet

1847–1917 (Age 70)
Addington, Canada West, British Colonial America

The Life of Melissa

When Melissa Vancoughnet was born on 9 April 1847, in Addington, Canada West, British Colonial America, her father, George VanKoughnett, was 34 and her mother, Mary Josette Vallier/Valliant, was 29. She married Henry William Green on 7 August 1866, in Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Loughborough, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada for about 20 years and Ontario, Canada in 1901. She died on 7 April 1917, in Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Melissa Vancoughnet
1847–1917
Henry William Green
1846–1925
Marriage: 7 August 1866
Benson Green
1869–
Sarah Ann Green
1870–
Nancy Green
1873–
William Green
1874–
George Henry Green
1876–1954
Susan Green
1877–1927
Julia Elizabeth Green
1880–1961
Henry Hilton Green
1880–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 August 1866
Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America
children

(8)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(16)

  • Male1837–1890Male

  • Female1838–Female

  • Elizer Vankoughnet

    Female1839–Female

  • Margaret Vankoughnet

    Female1840–1871Female

  • Mary VanKoughnet

    Female1841–1919Female

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 1

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 19

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • ?Refesse Van Conant in household of Geo Van Conant, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Millisa Green in household of Henry Green, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Melssa Green in household of Henry Green, "Canada Census, 1881"

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