Margaret Amelia Vrooman
ID # 1704, (1857-1885)
|Father||Elias Vrooman (1832-1869)|
|Mother||Vermicie Jane Woolery (1838-1926)|
|Birth||Margaret Amelia Vrooman was born on 2 November 1857 at Iowa.|
|Marriage||She married Henry Laverty on 2 June 1872 at Beatrice, Gage County.|
A database entitled Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995, is provided by Familysearch. It records that Henry Laverty married Margaret Vrooman on June 2, 1872, in Gage County. Vermicie's pension petition states that Margaret Amelia married Henry Laverty before her 14th birth at Beatrice (the county seat of Gage County, Nebraska), before her 14th birth. She says that not long after, the Lavertys moved to Red Cloud, Nebraska, and that she never heard from Margaret after that. A
Vermicie's pension petition states that Margaret Amelia married Henry Laverty before her 14th birthday at Beatrice, Nebraska. She says that not long after, they moved to Red Cloud, Nebraska and that she never heard from Margaret after that. Margaret was a bit older than 13, but not by much.
|Death||She died in 1885 at Anderson, California.|
|Note||The 1880 census at Elm Creek Precinct, Webster County, Nebraska, shows three children (ages 6, 4, and 2) with Henry and Margaret. Rosetta J. Laverty, Alice Laverty, and William H. Laverty, all born in Nebraska.|
According to records of the Good Templars Orphan Asylum at Vallejo, California, all four children of Margaret and Henry were admitted to the orphanage on August 27, 1885. The record states that the children were all born in Bartow, Nebraska; that their parents were married in Beatrice, Nebraska; that their parents (both, apparently) died in Anderson, California.
The children include daughter Aggie, age 4, and who will have been born in 1881 approximately. Rosetta is shown as age 13; Alice is shown as age 12; Willie is shown as age 7.
Children of Margaret Amelia Vrooman and Henry Laverty
|Last Edited||26 Sep 2017|