Woolverton, Dennis

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Woolverton, Dennis Gender: M
born on 1 January 1790 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Kingwood, New Jersey, 40n28, 75w01
Timezone LMT m75w01 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 11°20' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 13°26 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 20°43'


Canadian farmer and political figure in Upper Canada, who represented the 1st riding of Lincoln in the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada from 1834 to 1836 as a Reformer.

He was the son of Jonathan Woolverton and Mary Barcroft, and came to Upper Canada with his family in 1798. Woolverton was married twice: to Catherine Nixon and then to Mary Ann Nelles, the daughter of Robert Nelles. He served as a sergeant in the militia during the War of 1812. Woolverton lived in Grimsby Township.

He died on 23 May 1875. His grandson Linus Woolverton became a noted Ontario fruit grower.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from family record in THE WOOLVERTON FAMILY: 1693 – 1850 and Beyond (Volume I) by David A. Macdonald and Nancy N. McAdams (Lulu.com, 26 Jun. 2015), p. 92: "January 1st, 1790 Dennis their 3rd son on Fryday morning at 6 o'clock." Place from same book, p. 88. This date New Style was a Friday.


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 85)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (Sergeant)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office
  • Vocation : Misc. : Farmer/ Rancher