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Subject: Re: [VAN-EVERY] Cornelia Frederickse (Van Every) Van Schoonhoven(B. abt. 1630)
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 04:41:06 -0000

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Author: robertpurdy1
Surnames: Van Every; Van Iveren
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A frequently cited source for early settlement west of the Niagara River is:
Talman, James John (ed.), "Loyalist Narratives from Upper Canada - Publications of the Champlain Society, no. 27". Toronto: Champlain Society/University of Toronto Press, 1946. pp. lxv, 411, xv. (OCoLC)ocm04546800.
See especially the Introduction, pp. xxxix - xliii.

This publication has been digitized and is viewable on the Web at:

Another frequently cited source, that Talman himself uses, is:
Cruikshank, E. A. (ed.), "Records of Niagara, 1778-1783". Niagara: Niagara Historical Society, Publications, no. 38, 1927.
Talman's research credentials, which are impeccable, are neatly summed up in the caption to his photo (see attached .JPEG)

For earlier links in the Van Iveren chain, some Web pages of variable trustworthiness but unquestionable fecundity are:


This last is maintained by the New York State Museum, and is generally reliable.

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