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Family of William B VESEY and Ellen (Nellie) M SMITH
William B VESEY b. 1838 Jan 263180 at Perry, Lake co., OH3180. d. 1887 Jan 193180 at home near Osceola, IN3180. bd. Mishawaka City Cem., Mishawaka, IN840.
Ellen (Nellie) M SMITH b. 1843 Jun 153178 at Bratford, Ontario, Canada3178. d. 1928 May 243178 at home of her granddaughter, Mrs Lawrence Mann, near Osceola, IN3178. bd. Mishawaka City Cem., Mishawaka, IN3178.
Married3177 1866 Nov 73180 at Brantford, Ontario, Canada3178.
William's obituary lists the date of his marriage and lists the place as Lynden, Canada, which is today a suburb of Brantford, Ontario. The obituary of Ellen Vesey has the marriage place as Bratford(sic).
William was born in Ohio and moved with his family to St Joseph Co., Indiana, at the age of 10. He was a farmer and died at his home at the age of 48y 11m and 19d. His father was still alive at the time of his death, as was his brother Lucius, of Benton Harbor, Mich; and sisters Mrs George Entzler, Mrs Robert Crooks, and Mrs Fred Eberhart. His wife and three children also survived him.
Children of William B VESEY and Ellen (Nellie) M SMITH:
|1.||Emily (Emma) O VESEY3179 b. 1867 Oct3181 at Indiana3179. d. 1956840. bd. Osceola Cem., Elkhart, IN840.|
|md. Shuyler C LEONARD|
|2.||Anna M VESEY3179 b. 1873 Jul3181 at Indiana3179.|
|md. Frank L MILLER|
|3.||George William VESEY3179 b. 1879 Jul 62072 at St Joseph Co., IN2072. d. 1951 Mar 23185 at Noel Hotel, Nashville, TN3186. bd. Mixhawaka City Cem., Mishawaka, IN840.|
|md. 1) Laura Edna PARETT|
|md. 2) Keziah (Kizzie) Josephine SMITH|
|md. 3) Edwina (wife of George W Sr) Ora VESEY|