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Husband: Henry Joseph "Joseph" Voisin
Born: 11 December 1801 in Reppe, Franche-Comté, France 1
Married: 14 November 1867 in Falls View, Welland, Ontario 11
Joseph Voisin, 67, France, and Elizabeth Ellesworth, 61, Canada

Died: Unknown
Father: Vincent Voisin
Mother: Anne Eve Denier
Spouses: Anne Marie Ditner

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Henry Joseph Voisin
1830
Wife: Elizabeth Ellesworth
Born: About 1821 in Ireland
Died: Unknown
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01> (M): Joseph Voisin
Second Great-grandfather
Born: Unknown
Died: Unknown
Spouses: Unknown
Additional Information

Henry Joseph "Joseph" Voisin:

Born: 11 December 1801, Reppe, Franche-Comté, France 1

20 Frimaire an X corresponds to 11th December 1801

Immigration: 20 August 1832, New York, New York; Ship Groton from Le Havre July 3 2

Immigration: Before September 1832, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada 3

Joseph Voisin acquired part of Lot 14, Concession II, 55 acres, in Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario. Its modern address is: 4163 Miller Rd, Niagara Falls, Ontario.

The history of this parcel:

On 22 Jun 1800 (Reg 9 Jan 1800) Samuel Street sold to William Burns 45 acres part of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. (A36 #461)

On 29 Jun 1802 (Reg 5 Jan 1802) William Burns sold to Henry Huber all 200 acres in Lot 14 Concession 1 with Broken Front and 45 acres part of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. (A34 #462)

On 11 Jan 1803 (Reg 23 Jan 1803) Henry Huber sold to Benjamin Bowman Lot 14 Concession 1 with Broken Front and 45 acres part of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. 200 acres (A38 #468)

On 25 Jan 1803 (Reg 25 Jan 1803) Benjamin Bowman gave a mortgage to Peter Hershey on Lot 14 Concessions 1 and 2 with Broken Front on the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. 200 acres for £204.00 (A39 #470)

On 18 Jan 1804 (Reg 11 Apr 1804) Benjamin Bowman et ux sold to Jacob Miller Lot 14 Concessions 1 and 2 with Broken Front on the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. 200 acres (A41 #630)

On 20 Apr 1830 (Reg 11 Jun 1830) Samuel Street executor sold to Benjamin Colerick 55 acres in the west end of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. for £62.10.6 (A182 #7954)

On 16 Nov 1830 (Reg 10 Jun 1831) Samuel Street & James Kerby executors to Samuel Street Sr gave a quitclaim to Samuel Heartwell Street on 100 acres in Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. with other lands for 5 shillings (A198 #8266)

On 22 Sep 1832 (Reg 2 Apr 1833) Benjamin Colerick sold to Joseph Waisain 55 acres in the west end of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Twp. for £125 (A214 #9113)

Property: 22 September 1832, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Benjamin Colerick sold to Joseph Waisain, 55 acres in the west end of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River for £125 4

Census: 1851, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Joseph Wison, farmer, born France, Catholic, 52 [~1800], Frame house, one story 5

Census: 1861, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Joseph Visaw, farmer, born Germany, Roman Catholic, 61 [~1800], married, Frame house, 1-1/2 stories 6

Book: 1866, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Voisin farm in proximity to the Battle of Fort Erie 7

Property: 1876, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; 55 acres in the west end of Lot 14 Concession 2 from the Niagara River, Willoughby Township 8

Census: 1881, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Joseph Voisin, 82 [~1799], born France, R. Catholic, French, farmer, married 9

Elizabeth Ellesworth:

Census: 1881, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada; Elizabeth Voisin, 60 [~1821], born Ireland, R. Catholic, Irish, married 10

Marriage Notes

Married: 14 November 1867, Falls View, Welland, Ontario; Joseph Voisin, 67, France, and Elizabeth Ellesworth, 61, Canada 11

NOTICE: This marriage index entry must be confirmed by the original record. There are no ages of the bride or groom given.

Census: 1881, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, Canada 12

The 1881 census included two additional members of the household:
- Nancy Carson, 28 [~1853], born Ireland, Ch. England, Irish, servent [servant]
- Mary Jay, 4 [~1877], born Ireland, Ch. England, English

Footnotes
  1. "Etat Civil and Registres Paroissiaux," database, Departmental Archives of Belfort, France, Archives départementales du Territoire de Belfort (http://www.archives.cg90.fr/: accessed). [48], downloaded; 10 October 2017; Etat Civil, Reppe, "Naissances" (Births) 1793-1803, image 73 of 80.
  2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897, microfilm publication Series M237 (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1962). [364], Groton; 20 August 1832; Voisin, image 515 of 852; Roll 017 - 13 Jun 1832-29 Sep 1832 > image 515 of 852.
  3. Illustrated historical atlas of the counties of Lincoln and Welland, Ont. (Toronto: H.R. Page & Co., 1876); digital image, In Search of Your Canadian Past: The Canadian County Atlas Digital Project (http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/CountyAtlas/: accessed). [284], Viewed; 19 December 2017; Willoughby Township Abstracts, Joseph Wasain, et. al., https://sites.google.com/site/niagarasettlers2/willoughby-township-abstracts.
  4. Ibid., Viewed; 19 December 2017; Willoughby Township Abstracts, Joseph Wasain, et. al., https://sites.google.com/site/niagarasettlers2/willoughby-township-abstracts.
  5. 1851 Census, Canada West, Willoughby Township, Welland County, Ontario, Canada, district Willoughby Township, Welland County; digital images, Library and Archives Canada, Censuses (http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census.aspx: accessed). [113], Page 17 or 9; Lines 16 - 20; Joseph Wison; downloaded; 12 December 2017.
  6. 1861 Census, Canada West, Willoughby Township, Welland County, Ontario, Canada, district 2, Willoughby Township, Welland County; digital images, Library and Archives Canada, Censuses (http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census.aspx: accessed). [120], No. 5; Lines 24 - 25; Joseph Visaw, indexed as Joseph Besaw, image 4391954_00519; Downloaded; 9 December 2017.
  7. Author unlisted, The Fenian raid at Fort Erie, June the first and second, 1866: with a map of the Niagara Peninsula, shewing the route of the troops, and a plan of the Lime Ridge battle ground (Toronto: W.C. Chewett & Co., 1866); digitial images, Harvard College Library (http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:902302: accessed. [176], Downloaded; 15 December 2017; Image 103; Map Illustrating the Fenian Raid, June 2, 1866.
  8. Illustrated historical atlas of the counties of Lincoln and Welland, Ont. (Toronto: H.R. Page & Co., 1876); digital image, In Search of Your Canadian Past: The Canadian County Atlas Digital Project (http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/CountyAtlas/: accessed). [284], Downloaded; 12 December 2017; Willoughby Township, Welland County, Ontario, Joseph Wesaw.
  9. 1881 Census, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, district 142 Welland County, subdistrict [9?] Township of Willoughby; digital images, Library and Archives Canada, Censuses (http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census.aspx: accessed). [142], Page 7; Lines 14 - 17; Joseph Voisen; Downloaded; 12 December 2017.
  10. Ibid., Page 7; Lines 14 - 17; Joseph Voisen; Downloaded; 12 December 2017.
  11. "Ontario Marriages, 1800-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLPG-M6N: 5 December 2014), Joseph Voisin and Elizabeth Ellesworth, 14 Nov 1867; citing Falls View Roman Catholic, Welland, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,030,072. [73].
  12. 1881 Census, Willoughby Township, Welland, Ontario, district 142 Welland County, subdistrict [9?] Township of Willoughby; digital images, Library and Archives Canada, Censuses (http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census.aspx: accessed). [142], Page 7; Lines 14 - 17; Joseph Voisen; Downloaded; 12 December 2017.
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Citation: Mike Voisin, iSeeAncestors (http://iSeeAncestors.com/tree/groups/public/grpf25605.html : revised January 02, 2018), Henry Joseph "Joseph" Voisin & Elizabeth Ellesworth.

Revised: January 02, 2018

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