Joseph Vance

Male 1828 - 1905  (77 years)


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  • Name Joseph Vance 
    Born 31 Mar 1828  Great Village, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Dec 1905  Bass River, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried United Church Cemetery, Bass River, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2831  Default
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2013 

    Father David Vance 3rd,   b. 7 Jun 1795, Londonderry Townsship, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1871, Cumberland Road, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Geddes,   b. 3 Sep 1825, Londonderry Township, Colchester, County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1871, Cumberland Road, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1825 
    Notes 
    • DAVID3 VANCE, 3rd. (WILLIAM2, DAVID1), b. 7 Jun 1795 in Londonderry Township, Colchester, NS, Can,47 d. 29 Aug 1871 in Cumberland Road, Colchester, NS, Can,48 buried in Vance Cem, Great Village, Colchester, NS, Can, resided on Cumberland Road, Colchester, NS, Can,25 (at Mount Pleasant), occupation Farmer.

      David and his cousin David Vance 2nd, were among the first to settle in the Mount Pleasant area. So as to know which David a person was referring to, they were known as Red Davie and Black Davie.... one of the swimming holes in the Great Village River is named "Davie's Rock Hole" after one of them as well.

      David married REBECCA GEDDES, 11 Jan 1825 in Londonderry Township, Colchester, NS, Can,49 b. 3 Sep 1804, (daughter of JOSEPH GEDDES and MARY ACKELS), d. 11 Apr 1871 in Cumberland Road, Colchester, NS, Can,48 buried in Vance Cem, Great Village, Colchester, NS, Can.

      David & Rebecca's Children were:
      42. i. JAMES FOSTER4 VANCE b. 7 Jul 1826.
      43. ii. JOSEPH VANCE b. 31 Mar 1828.
      iii. JANE F. VANCE b. 13 Jul 1830.
      44. iv. AGNES GEDDES VANCE b. 14 Apr 1832.
      v. MARY ELIZABETH VANCE, known as ELIZABETH, b. 14 Apr 1835.
      45. vi. PATRICK VANCE, 3rd. b. 21 Jun 1838.
      46. vii. MARGARET JANE VANCE b. 3 Nov 1845.
      47. viii.HENDERSON D. VANCE b. abt 1847.


    Family ID F1244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Ann Fulton,   b. 18 Nov 1827, Bass River, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1883, Bass River, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Notes 
    • JOSEPH4 VANCE (DAVID3, WILLIAM2, DAVID1), b.31 Mar 1828 in Great Village, Colchester, NS, Can,47 d. 13 Dec 13 1905, buried in United Church Cem, Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can,12. resided in Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can, occupation Farmer.

      VANCE - Bass River, Colchester Col. 13 Dec 1905 Joseph Vance, age *84 years and nine months. [Truro Daily News - Jan 8 1906] *this age does not appear to be correct,(1828-1905 = 77)

      Joseph married REBECCA ANN FULTON, 01 Jun 1854, (by Rev. Wyllie of Great Village), b. 18 Nov 1827 in Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can,47 (daughter of DAVID WILLIAM FULTON and MARTHA McLAUGHLAN), d. 07 Oct 1883, buried in United Church Cem, Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can.12
      Joseph & Rebecca had the following Children:
      i. MARTHA JANE5 VANCE b. 1857, d. 24 Jun 1859, buried in Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can.
      115. ii. DAVID VANCE b. 31 Mar 1860.
      iii.MARGARET AGNES VANCE b. 1861, d. 4 Jun 1875, buried in Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can.19
      iv. JOHN BROWN VANCE b. 1863, d. 18 Nov 1881 in Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can,19 buried in United Church Cem, Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can. At Bass River of congestion of the brain on Thurs. morning John Brown, second son of Joseph Vance, age 17 years. [The Morning Herald - 26 Nov 1881]
      116. v. BAYNE PATRICK VANCE b. 25 May 1866.
      117. vi. MARY ELIZABETH VANCE b. 1869.
      118. vii.HENRY VANCE b. Jul 1 1869.
      viii. JAMES ALLEN VANCE b. abt 1871, d. 13 Mar 1872, buried in United Church Cem, Bass River, Colchester, NS, Can.19
    Children 
     1. Henry Vance,   b. 1 Jul 1869, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1937  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart