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
Joseph Vancoughnett
Marriage: 9 March 1894
Jeanette Jennie Vankoughnet
Bertha Vancoughnett
Mabel Laura Vancoughnett
Joseph Ernest Vancoughnet
Jessie Vanvoughnet
Ethel Vancoughnet
May Vancoughnett
Daniel Edgarton Vancoughnett
Clinton Vancoughnet
Thelma Beatrice Vancoughnett
Ariel Vancoughnett

Spouse & Children

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


  • Female1893–1925Female

  • Bertha Vancoughnett


  • Female1898–1981Female

  • Joseph Ernest Vancoughnet


  • Jessie Vanvoughnet


+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings



+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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