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David R. VROMAN

Male 1831 - 1895  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name David R. VROMAN 
    Born Apr 1831  Berkshire, Delaware County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 4PJ1-VT 
    Died 7 Sep 1895  Minden, Kearney County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Murder 
    Notes 

    • (1) Wickersham, Grace Vrooman and Comstock, Ernest Bernard, The Vrooman Family in America: 1949, pp. 238-239:

      1302. DAVID R. VROOMAN (731 Adam - [318] Jacob W.) was born in Delaware Co., Ohio, April 1831. His father and family moved from there to Lee Co., Ill. David m July 24, 1853, in Iowa, Mary Ann Huff and moved to Minden, Neb. He was a farmer. He and his son, Thomas, were shot by a neighbor, John Williams, who, it is said was in love with David's daughter. We are told that Williams was convicted and sent to the penitentiary. The death of David R. and his son, Thomas Vrooman, occurred Sept. 7, 1895 at Minden, Neb. His wife Mary Ann Huff died at Sheridan, Wyoming in 1912. The family uses one "O" in their name. Children:

      2055a. THOMAS, b 1855, d 1875.

      2055b. FRANCES MARION VROMAN, b in Lee Co., Ill., June 16, 1856. He m Nola Freeland in 1886. He was an attorney in S. Seattle, Wash.

      2055c. CAROLINE M. VROMAN, b in Iowa, 1859, d 1938. She m Thomas Webb Burchell. She d at Indianapolis, Ind. They were m at Minden, Neb.

      2055d. MARY M. VROMAN, b Nov. 11, 1861 in Ill. She m Freeman Hesselgrove, Dec. 28, 1877, at Kearney, Neb. He was the son of George Hesselgeove and Ann Millard.

      2055e. MATTIE DELIGHT VROMAN, b 1863, m Budd Williams 1895, S[h]e m 2nd Fred Poll in 1905.

      2055f. GEORGE WILBUR VROMAN, b in Ill. in 1865. He m Mabel _____ at Edgemont, S. D. He d in 1902. His widow m John Miller and resided in Edgemont. There is a daughter, Mrs. Hazel Lovelade. Res. Omaha, Neb.

      2055g. ADDIS GRACE VROMAN, b 1868 in Ill. m James Burchell.

      2055h. IRENE ESLIE VROMAN, b May 30, 1875 at Minden, Neb. She m Willard Brown, Dec. 17, 1896. They had a son, Rex P. Brown, who m Alta _____, and they have a daughter, Mrs. R. A. Laxson, Rt. 1, Box 1160, Alberwood Manor, Wash. Children of Irene and Willard Brown:

      1. Belle b Mar. 22, 1899. d y.

      2. Rex P., b July 8, 1901, m Hazel Alta McCarty, June 22, 1927.

      3. Ruby Louise, b Mar. 6, 1903, at Minden Neb. m Nathan D. Smith, Jan. 19, 1025.

      4. Amy Marie, b Jan. 17, 1905, m Frank Bernard Logan.

      5. Maurice Willard, b July 16, 1907, d July 1934.

      6. Harry Vroman, b July 17, 1909, m LaAnna Anderson, 1930.

      7. Bernice Claire, b Apr. 21, 1911, m Harold Osborn, Jan. 3, 1942.

      8. Donald LeRoy, b Nov. 10, 1914.

      (Information furnished by Mrs. R. A. Laxson)
    Person ID I27530  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2018 

    Father Adam VROOMAN,   b. 13 Sep 1792, Guilderland, Albany County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1871, Lehigh, Webster County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Caroline ROBERTS,   b. 26 Apr 1798, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1845, Berkshire, Delaware County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1817 
    Family ID F767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann HUFF,   b. Abt 1837, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912, Sheridan, Sheridan County, WY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1853  Lee County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2018 11:25:31 
    Family ID F11999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Illinois Marriages,1851-1900 [database online],Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005: Name: David R. Vroman Gender: Male Spouse Name: Mary Ann Ruff Marriage Date: Jul 24, 1853 Marriage County: Lee Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records located at Dixon, IL.