Family:Richard VanCleef and Susanna Conley (1)

m. 22 Oct 1837 Boone, Indiana
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Marriage[6] 22 Oct 1837 Boone, Indiana
abt 1839 Indiana
abt 1845 Indiana
abt 1860 Iowa
  1.   "Richard N VanCleef", in Guthrie, Iowa, United States. Guthrian. (Guthrie Center, Iowa).

    "Richard N VanCleef", in Guthrian (Guthrie Center, Iowa), p3, c5
    VANCLEEF, Richard N d at the res of J S MC LUEN in GC 30 Jan 1783 at age 77 yrs. He was b in OH 11 May 1816. At an early age he moved with his parents to IN where he grew to manhood. When he was 14 yrs old, his father d leaving him the soul support of the family. He was m to Susana CONLEY, who d in March 1883. They had 8 ch - 4 of whom survive him - R G & W M VANCLEEF of Seneca KS, Joseph VANCLEEF & Mrs. JS MC Luen of this place. In 1849, they came to IA settling in Benton Co & soon after the war he came to Guthrie Co. Burial was beside his wife in the old city cem. [which is Valley Twp.]

  2.   History of Guthrie and Adair counties, Iowa: together with sketches of their towns, villages and townships, educational, civil, military and political history; portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of old settlers and representative citizens. (Springfield, Illinois: Continental Historical Co., 1884).

    Two of Jennie's brothers were Rhesa G. Van Cleef, grocer, and an old pioneer of Iowa. He was born in Ohio, in 1817, and emigrated to Iowa in 1849. In 1884 he was a resident of Guthrie Center. His mother was Susana (Conley) Van Cleef and d. March 27, 1883. Rhesa was born in Boone county, IN, on January 17, 1842 and was the second son of his family. In 1869 he came to Guthrie county where he farmed until 1873; he then engaged in the grocery business. He married Barbara E. Jones, a native of Ohio.
    Another brother was William G. Van Cleef and he was born in Benton county, IA July 3, 1852. He first moved to Missouri for 1 1/2 years and then went to Panora, where he followed the business of photography and also worked one year at the barber business. In 1877 he moved to Guthrie Center. He married in Dallas county to Miss Florence Metcalf of IN. (excerpts from the History of Guthrie & Adair Counties, Iowa, Springfield ILL, Continental Hist. 1884 Guthrie Center)

  3.   United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Year: 1880; Census Place: Jackson, Guthrie, Iowa; Roll T9_342; Family History Film: 1254342; Page: 109.1000; Enumeration District: 77; Image: 0222.
    Van Cleef Richard White Male 64 abt 1816 Head Married West Virginia New York New Jersey
    Van Vleef Susanna White Female 62 abt 1818 Wife Married Ohio Maryland unknown
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  4.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Year: 1850; Census Place: District 11, Benton, Iowa; Roll M432_182; Page: 57; Image: 112.
    Vancleef Richard 33 abt 1817 Male Virginia
    Vancleef Susanna 31 abt 1819 Female Ohio
    Vancleef John 11 abt 1839 Male Iowa
    Vancleef Rheasa 8 abt 1842 Male Iowa
    Vancleef Mary C 5 abt 1845 Female Iowa
    Vancleef Joseph W 2 abt 1848 Male Iowa
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  5.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Year: 1860; Census Place: Big Grove, Benton, Iowa; Roll M653_311; Page: 146; Image: 513.
    Vanclief Richard N 46 abt 1814 Male Virginia
    Vanclief Susanna 41 abt 1819 Female Ohio
    Vanclief John 21 abt 1839 Male Indiana
    Vanclief Rearue G 19 abt 1841 Male Indiana
    Vanclief Mary C 15 abt 1845 Female Indiana
    Vanclief Joseph W 12 abt 1848 Male Indiana
    Vanclief Wm G 7 abt 1853 Male Iowa
    Vanclief Margaret 5 abt 1855 Female Iowa
    Vanclief Hannah E 3 abt 1857 Female Iowa
    Vanclief Susan 3.12 abt 1860 Female Iowa
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  6. Indiana, United States. Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941 [database on-line]. (Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc., 2005). Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
    Name: Richard N. Vancleef
    Spouse Name: Susana Conley
    Marriage Date: 22 Oct 1837
    Marriage County: Boone
    Book: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
    OS Page: 1320110
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  7.   United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132).

    Vancleef [Richard] abt 1825 Male White Virginia
    Vancleef Susanna abt 1819 Female White Ohio
    Vancleef William G abt 1852 Male White Iowa
    Vancleef Margarett abt 1855 Female White Iowa
    Vancleef Anna E abt 1858 Female White Iowa
    Vancleef Susanna abt 1860 Female White Iowa
    Vancleef I W abt 1848 Male White Indiana
    Vancleef C B abt 1850 Female White Ohio
    Vancleef Jessie abt 1869 Female White Iowa
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