Julia Elizabeth Green

1880–1961 (Age 81)
Bedford, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Julia Elizabeth

When Julia Elizabeth Green was born on 10 March 1880, in Bedford, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry William Green, was 34 and her mother, Melissa Vancoughnet, was 32. She married Joseph Vancoughnett on 9 March 1894, in Newboro, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Frontenac, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 26 July 1961, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Julia Elizabeth Green
1880–1961
Joseph Vancoughnett
1870–1925
Marriage: 9 March 1894
Jeanette Jennie Vankoughnet
1893–1925
Bertha Vancoughnett
1896–1980
Mabel Laura Vancoughnett
1898–1981
Joseph Ernest Vancoughnet
1900–1974
Jessie Vanvoughnet
1902–
Ethel Vancoughnet
1903–1903
May Vancoughnett
1905–1985
Vancoughnet
1907–
Daniel Edgarton Vancoughnett
1908–1998
Clinton Vancoughnet
1911–
Thelma Beatrice Vancoughnett
1912–1986
Ariel Vancoughnett
1916–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 March 1894
Newboro, Rideau Lakes, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(12)

  • Female1893–1925Female

  • Bertha Vancoughnett

    Female1896–1980Female

  • Female1898–1981Female

  • Joseph Ernest Vancoughnet

    Male1900–1974Male

  • Jessie Vanvoughnet

    Female1902–Female

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 3

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.
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 6

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 26

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Julia Vankouchnet, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Julia Vancoughnett, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Julay Green in household of Henry Green, "Canada Census, 1881"

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