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Elijah VanKoughnet

Elijah VanKoughnet

Male 1844 - 1882  (38 years)

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  • Name Elijah VanKoughnet  [1
    Born 1844  Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alternate Name Elijah Van Koughnet  [4
    Event 13 Aug 1881  [4
    • An Execution In Canada:
      KINGSTON, Ont., June 28. - This morning at 8:28 o'clock Elijah Van Koughnet paid the penalty of his crime - the murder of John Richardson on the 13th of August last near Buck Lake. Van Koughnet was a neighbor of Richardson's, and about 8 o'clock on the night of the day named hid himself in the bushes on the farm of his victim, and While the latter was going to his house deliberately shot him in his tracks and left the body lying where it fell.
    Religion Episcopal Methodist  [5
    Residence Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation Farmer  [5
    Reference Number 27439 
    FSFTID KL1N-ZC6 
    FSLINK https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KL1N-ZC6 
    Died 28 Jun 1882  Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: hanged (the last man to be hanged at the Kingston Penitentiary) 
    Person ID I27439  bgibbard
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2017 

    Father George VanKoughnet,   b. 1814, Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1871  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Mary Josette Valier,   b. 1816,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F36625  Group Sheet

    Family Maria Elizabeth Green,   b. 1842,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Dec 1862  [6
    Children 
    +1. Martha Vankoughnett,   b. 8 Aug 1863,   d. 1931  (Age 67 years)
     2. Hilda Ann Vankoughnett,   b. Abt 1868,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Joseph Van Coughnett,   b. 15 Aug 1868, Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. William I. Vancoughnett,   b. 26 Aug 1874, Bedford Mills, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age 85 years)
     5. Albert Vancoughnett,   b. 20 May 1875,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Mary VanKoughnet,   b. Abt 1877,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Jessey M. VanKoughnet,   b. Abt 1879, Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Edward Sanderson Vancoughnett,   b. 20 Feb 1880, Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F11069  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1844 - Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Loughborough, South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: hanged (the last man to be hanged at the Kingston Penitentiary) - 28 Jun 1882 - Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Unincorporated Place       : Municipality       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S380] Keller, James G., (Gloucester, ON, CAN, jim@jgkeller.ca), e-mail, 4 Apr 2006 (Reliability: 1), 21 May 2006.

    2. [S2241] Van Coughnett, Robert, (Fort Meyers, FL, grvflorida@yahoo.com), e-mail, 2 Sep 2007 (Reliability: 1), 2 Sep 2007.

    3. [S380] Keller, James G., (Gloucester, ON, CAN, jim@jgkeller.ca), e-mail, 4 Apr 2006 (Reliability: 1), 30 Apr 2006.

    4. [S2242] Washington Post, (Washington, DC), 2 Jun 1882 (Reliability: 3), 23 Jan 2007.

    5. [S111] Waller, Frontenac County Loyalist Families, Waller, Russ, ((Kingston, ON, 1996)), p. 208 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S351] Pond, Debbie, (d.pond@sympatico.ca), e-mail, 24 Sep 2002 (Reliability: 1).


  

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