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
Henry William Green
Marriage: 7 August 1866
Benson Green
Sarah Ann Green
Nancy Green
William Green
George Henry Green
Susan Green
Julia Elizabeth Green
Henry Hilton Green

Spouse & Children

7 August 1866
Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1837–1890Male

  • Female1838–Female

  • Elizer Vankoughnet


  • Margaret Vankoughnet


  • Mary VanKoughnet


+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.

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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