Tag Archives: Emily Louise Pryer Van Buren

George W Van Buren Family 1900 Census

30 May

George W Van Buren and his wife Emily are living in Melrose Township, Charlevoix County, Michigan as of 2 JUN 1900.

Vanburon, George ~ Head of household ~ White ~ Male ~ Born Apr 1838 ~ Age at last birthday 62 ~ Married ~ Married 38 years ~ Born in Canada. American Citizen ~ Father born in NY ~ Mother born in Vermont ~ Occupation Liveryman ~ Can Read, Write and Speak English ~ Rents Home

Vanburon, Emily L. ~ Wife ~ White ~ Female ~ Born Aug 1844 ~ 55 at last birthday ~ Married ~ For 38 years ~ Had Five Children ~ Four are still living ~ Born in New York ~ Father born in New York ~ Mother born in New York ~ Can Read, Write and Speak English ~

1900 US Census for George W Van Buren Family

Grandma Van Buren Photograph

21 Feb

This photograph was sent to me by the kindness of Grace Wilfong. This is a family photograph of the William A. and Anna E. “Libby” Ellison family with their Grandma Van Buren. Grandma Van Buren is in the middle on the left. She is Emily Louise Van Buren, the daughter of Thomas Pryer and Cornelia A. Phillips. She married George Washington Van Buren on 18 JUN 1862 in Roxand, Eaton County, Michigan.

Next to Grandma Van Buren sits Libby Ellison. In the back row: Harold Delmont Ellison, Agnes Ellison, William A. Ellison, and Arthur Raymond Ellison. In the front: Mary Clementine “Mamie” Ellison, Beatrice Emily Ellison and Edna M. Ellison.

Below is the back of the photograph: