Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

William Nelson Varnum

Male 1826 - 1895  (69 years)


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  • Name William Nelson Varnum 
    Born 14 Aug 1826  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1843  , Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-201687 
    Died 26 Nov 1895  Vassar, Tuscola, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Metamora Cemetery, Metamora, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I201687  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Prescott Varnum,   b. 24 Feb 1796, Dracut, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1861, Metamora, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth "Betsy" Clements,   b. 15 Jan 1795, Cape Ann, , MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1879, Metamora, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1820  [4
    Family ID F56475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Aug 1826 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1843 - , Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1895 - Vassar, Tuscola, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Wm. N. Varnum died at Vassar, November 16, 1895, of heart failure, aged 69 years. He settled in Lapeer County in 1844, and had been a resident of Tuscola County 20 years. He was buried at Metamora, Lapeer County.

      (Michigan Pioneer & Historical Collections, Vol. 27, 1896.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, (2018). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 29 November 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/106001206.

    2. [S2726] The Varnums of Dracutt (in Massachusetts), A History of George Varnum, his son Samuel who came to Ipswich about 1635, and Grandsons Thomas, John and Joseph, who settled in Dracutt, and their descendants. Compiled from family papers and official records., pg 279,280.

    3. [S2726] The Varnums of Dracutt (in Massachusetts), A History of George Varnum, his son Samuel who came to Ipswich about 1635, and Grandsons Thomas, John and Joseph, who settled in Dracutt, and their descendants. Compiled from family papers and official records., pg 263.

    4. [S2726] The Varnums of Dracutt (in Massachusetts), A History of George Varnum, his son Samuel who came to Ipswich about 1635, and Grandsons Thomas, John and Joseph, who settled in Dracutt, and their descendants. Compiled from family papers and official records., pg, 262.