ID # 191, (1837-)
|Father||Admiral Nelson Vrooman (1799-1882)|
|Mother||Rachel Coleman (1806-1896)|
|Birth||Melissa Vrooman was born on 29 September 1837.|
|Marriage||She married James Campbell on 27 July 1859 at Harrisburg, Brant County, Canada West; MS248 reel 5 Vol. 1, page 43|
James Campbell, 24, residing Montreal, born Lancaster, C.E. (actually C.W.) Father Arthur Campbell.
Melissa Vrooman 22, residing South Dumfries. Parents Admiral Nelson and Rachel Vrooman.
Witnesses E. A. Frazer, Beverly, and J.A. Unger, Berlin.
At Harrisburg, S. Dumfries, 27 July, 1859.
(Unusually, for a county marriage registration, the location of the marriage is given. Almost invariably, we are left with the name of the county as the location and there are situations wherein this could be incorrect.)
The record is signed by W. Lund, Wesleyan Minister.
Probably, the marriage was at the residence of the bride's parents.
|Note||Such information as we have for Melissa appears in the notes under husband James.|
Child of Melissa Vrooman and James Campbell
|Last Edited||6 Oct 2017|