Sarah Anna Isabel Atkinson (1859-1889)

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Sarah Anna Isabel Atkinson (James-5, Joseph-4, James-3, Joshua-2, Thomas-1), daughter of James Atkinson and Caroline Wardwas born in 1859 in Walpole Township, Haldimand County, Canada West (Ontario), Canada. She died on January 10, 1889  in Maple Valley Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA.  She was buried in Altona Cemetery, Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA.

Sarah Anna Isabel Atkinson and George W. Vankoughnet were married on March 21, 1878 in Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA.

George W. Vankoughnet, son of John Wesley Vankoughnet and Sarah J. Holcomb, was born in May 22, 1854 in Canada West (Ontario) Canada.  He died on June 25, 1940  in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA.  He was buried in Altona Cemetery, Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA.

George W. Vankoughnet and Sarah Anna Isabel Atkinson had the following children:

  • 1. Harvey B. Vankoughnet, born February 24, 1880, Pine Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA; married Emma T. Soules, November 28, 1901, Coral, Maple Valley Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA; died May, 1963.
  • 2. Lydia “Lida” Vankoughnet, born January 10, 1882, Coral Township, Montcalm Township, Michigan, USA; married Wellington Ingraham, September 26, 1901, Coral, Maple Valley Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA; died April 12, 1982, Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA.
  • 3. Fred Vankoughnet, born December 27, 1883, Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA; married Ada May Thompson, September 18, 1904, Lakeview, Cato Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA; died May 4, 1972, Zeeland, Ottawa County, Michigan, USA.

1853 – Birth – Canada West (Ontario), Canada
Source: 1900 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-11663-163391-61?cc=1325221
Vankoughnet, Geo, Head, W, M,  May 1854, 46, wd, Canada
Source: Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952 – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KF3L-LWJ
Name: George Vankoughnet
Event Date: 25 Jun 1940
Age: 86
Birth Year (Estimated): 1854

Source: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14912549
Name: George W. Vankoughnet
Birth: May 22, 1854 Ontario, Canada (the day 22 came from a ancestry tree)

1859 – Birth – Walpole Township, Haldimand County, Canada West(Ontario), Canada
Source: 1861 Census of Canada – http://data2.collectionscanada.gc.ca/1861/jpg/4108074_00337.jpg
Name: Atkinson, Sarah A. I., Canada, f, Methodist, 2 (1859), female

Source: 1870 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11098-47085-85?cc=1438024&wc=M8M3-9TG:518655401,519584501,518874601
Name: Atkinson, Sarah, 11 (1859), F, W, Canada,

Source: Michigan, Deaths and Burials, 1900-1995 – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FH2W-FWL
Full Name of the Deceased: Anna B. Vankomett
Date of Death: Jan 10, 1889
Age: 30 years (1859)
Birthplace: Michigan

1861 – Census – Walpole Township, Haldimand County, Ontario, Canada
Source: 1861 Census of Canada – http://data2.collectionscanada.gc.ca/1861/jpg/4108074_00337.jpg
Source: 1861 Ontario Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQQV-G5Z

1870, August 6 – Census –  Winfield Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
Source:1870 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org – View Document

1880, June 11 – Census – Pine Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1880 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MW3S-WTN

1900, June 5 – Census – Maple Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1900 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-11663-163391-61?cc=132522

1910, May 13– Census – Maple Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1910 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MLR6-5LT

1920, January 5 – Census – Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1920 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZ3Y-X6B

1930, April 14 – Census – Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1930 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XQB2-C3D

1940, April 4 – Census – Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Source: 1940 United States Federal Census – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-27893-14693-91?cc=2000219

1940, June 25 – Died – Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
Source: Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952 – https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KF3L-LWJ
Name: George Vankoughnet
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 25 Jun 1940
Event Place: Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States

1889, January 10 – Died – Maple Valley, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
Source: Michigan, Deaths and Burials, 1900-1995 –  https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FH2W-FWL
Date of Death: Jan 10, 1889
Full Name of the Deceased: Anna B. Vankomett

Buried – Altona Cemetery, Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA
Source: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14912549
Name: George W. Vankoughnet

Buried – Altona Cemetery, Hinton Township, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA
Source: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSfn=sarah&GSiman=1&GScid=27&GRid=14912568&
Name: Sarah Anna Isabel Atkinson Vankoughnet

tombstone KathyCamp July2006
Photo taken by Kathy Camp June 2000

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