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Branson Ellis Van Leer, Jr.

Male 1848 - 1867  (18 years)


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  • Name Branson Ellis Van Leer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 6 Sep 1848  Warwick, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 12 Aug 1850  South Coventry, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 12 Jun 1860  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 Aug 1867  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 Sep 1867  St. Mary's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Warwick, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5247  default
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2010 

    Father Branson Ellis Van Leer, Sr.,   b. 4 May 1810, Warwick, Chester Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1897  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Turner,   b. Abt 1810, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Bef 1832 
    Family ID F2247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 U.S. Census [12 Aug 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [12 Aug 1850]
    South Coventry, Chester, Pennsylvania: Branson Ellis Vanleer Sr. family
    1860 U.S. Census [12 Jun 1860]
    1860 U.S. Census [12 Jun 1860]
    Philadelphia Ward 24 Precinct 5, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Branson Ellis Vanleer Sr. family

    Headstones
    Grave Marker [27 Mar 2006]
    Grave Marker [27 Mar 2006]
    Grave marker of Branson Ellis Van Leer, Jr. at the old St. Mary's Episcopal Church. Photo by Chad G. Nichols

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1850 U.S. Census - 001421
      1860 U.S. Census - 001423
      St. Mary's Episcopal Church & Cemetery - 003464, 003465
      Grave Marker - 005244

    2. [S707] Vanleer (Van Leer) Family History, Burge, Peggy, ([online] www.vanleerplus.org) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists birth, death, and burial information

    3. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      South Coventry, Chester, Pennsylvania: 'Branson E Vanleer," age 40, Prover, value of real estate owned 13900; 'Elizabeth,' age 40; 'Joseph," age 19, Farmer; 'Alan,' age 14, attended school within the year; 'M. Barnard,' age 11, attended school within the year; 'Leah,' age 8, attended school within the year; 'Elizabeth,' age 4; 'Branson E,' age 1; 'Hannah Fisher,' age 35; 'Ann Turner,' age 55; 'Mary Hughs,' age 10

    4. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Philadelphia Ward 24 Precinct 5, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 'Bran Vanleer,' age 49, Prover, value of personal estate 500, birthplace Pennsylvania; 'Elizh,' age 49, value of real estate 4600, birthplace Pennsylvania; ' Allen J,' age 23, value of personal estate 500, birthplace Pennsylvania; 'Wm,' age 21, PeperMaker, value of personal estate 400, birthplace Pennsylvania; 'Leah,' age 17; 'Elizh,' age 14, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; 'Branson,' age 10, birthplace Pennsylvania, attended school within the year; 'Tho Gorman,' age 19, Hostler, birthplace Pennsylvania; 'Chas Miller,' age 24, Carpenter, birthplace Pennsylvania; 'Marg Mellim,' age 25, Servant, birthplace Ireland

    5. [S111] FamilySearch™ Pedigree Resource File, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, UT [Online]) (Reliability: 3).
      Submitted by Marjorie B. Winter, 45 Lori Lane, Oriental, NC 28571-9596