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From: "Lorine McGinnis Schulze" <>
Subject: Re: [VROOMAN] Rev Daniel Vrooman CONTACT!!
Date: Sun, 25 May 2003 20:39:08 -0400
On 26 May 2003 at 10:34, Ian Welch wrote:
> Lorine Schultz, a blessed friend, has found references to
> Dan Vrooman. I know he was in Canton in the 1850s when he
> was acting US Consul and a missionary. My guess would be
> that he was probably born in the 1820s or thereabouts. He
> was in SF in the 1860s and may have gone back to China as an
> independent missionary. He is listed in the American
> Presbyterian Church's minister's list but I didn't get any
> specific details re birth, place of birth, date of
> ordination,etc. It is possible the SF 'ordination' may be a
> misnomer for induction as a minister under the jurisdiction
> of the SF Presbytery (district board) of the American
> Presbyterian Church. The records I have of the SF Pres Ch
> Mission do mention him but not much more. Thanks Lorine.
I just found this - it may be worthwhile contacting the
Found on Ancestry.com's free FamilyTrees:
Name: Rev.Daniel VROOMAN
Birth: 15 AUG 1818 in Ossian, N.Y.
Death: 4 MAR 1895 in East Oakland, CA.
Marriage 1 Elizabeth PITKIN b: ABT 1820 in Hudson, Ohio
Marriage 2 Anna Rosa Hunter GARDNER b: 3 AUG 1839 in Macao,
Contact: Judy Pisano
Lorine McGinnis Schulze
* The Olive Tree Genealogy
* Naturalization Records
* USA Genealogy