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Sophia Laughter Douglass[1]

Female 1805 - 1891  (86 years)


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  • Name Sophia Laughter Douglass  [1, 2, 3
    Born 1805  Scottsville, Monroe Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Jan 1891  Brownstone Township, Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Leesville, Lawrence Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I109217  My Genealogy

    Father Cyrus Douglass, (Sr ),   b. 6 Feb 1774, New Milford, Litchfield Co., CT. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1850  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Lydia Scott,   b. 20 Aug 1775, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1857, Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1796  Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Family ID F48508  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Samuel Whedon 
    Married 30 Dec 1824  Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Sylvester E Whedon,   d. Y Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Maudlene Whedon,   bur. Leesville, Lawrence Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F48532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Creed Taylor Wilson,   b. 1801, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Jun 1837  Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Ann Eliza Wilson,   b. 1843, Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Y Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Aesop Wilson,   b. 1843, Jackson Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862, Booneville, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F48496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [niswender.ged]

      She was commonly known as Sophia or Sophy.

      Located as widow in 1880 census. However she lists bolth pa rents as Vermont born rather then Connecticut born. She wa s found with husband 10 years prior in 1870 census for sam e township.

  • Sources 
    1. [S339] niswender.ged.

    2. [S1855] 1880 census, NA Film Number T9-0286, Page 40B (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S97] OneWorldTreeSM.

    4. [S341] Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Edmund West, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000).