Sophia Rachel West

Female Abt 1852 - Aft 1920  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name Sophia Rachel West 
    Born Abt Oct 1852  Digby, Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried Abt 1920  Evergreen Memorial Park, 4144 14th St, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Aft 6 Jan 1920  961 Walnut St, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3017  Ham
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2016 

    Family Frederick Burton King Marter,   b. 23 May 1847, Digby, Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1916, 961 Walnut St, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1871  Universalist Church, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • New Brunswick Provincial National Archives, Canada

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 31 Number 192

      Date:September 9 1871
      County:Saint John
      Place:Saint John
      Newspaper:Daily Morning News

      "m. Tuesday, 5th inst., at residence of bride's father, Frederick B.K. MARTER, Esq. of Saint John City, N.B. / Sohia R. WEST third d/o Jas. T. WEST, Esq., Halifax, N.S."



      New Brunswick Provincial National Archives, Canada

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 81 Number 738

      Date:September 12 1891
      County:Saint John
      Place:Saint John
      Newspaper:Saint John Globe

      "Boston correspondent of Halifax 'Echo' - Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B.K. MARTER, formerly of Halifax, N.S. celebrated their 20th anniversary of their wedding on Saturday eve at their residence Montvale Ave., Woburn. Mr. and Mrs. Marter were married at Halifax, N.S. Sept. 5, 1871, the bride being Sophia R. WEST d/o late James T. WEST. They have a family of four boys and three girls."

    Children 
     1. Louise Isabel Marter,   b. 3 Jul 1872, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1928, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Maude B Marter,   b. Abt Mar 1874, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James F Marter,   b. 14 Jul 1875, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1903  (Age 27 years)
     4. Franklin Charles Marter,   b. 9 May 1877, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1916, Placentia, Orange, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     5. Gertrude S Marter,   b. Abt May 1878, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Mar 1928  (Age ~ 49 years)
     6. Female Marter,   b. 15 Aug 1881, 270 Robie Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Stella Grant Marter,   b. Abt Apr 1885, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Percy Arthur Marter,   b. 22 Apr 1890, Woburn, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1965, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • FOURTEENTH CENSUS OF THE UNITED STATES: 1920 POPULATION
      Taken on the 6th day of January 1920.

      Los Angeles Assembly District 63, Los Angeles, California: Roll T625_106, Page 5A: Enumeration District: 158

      Name:Sophia MARTER
      Age:68 years
      Estimated Birth Year:abt. 1852
      Birthplace:Canada
      Relation to Household Head:Head
      Father's Birthplace:Canada
      Mother's Birthplace:Canada
      Marital Status:Widow
      Race:White
      Sex:Female
      Home owned:Own
      Year of Immigration:1880
      Able to read:Yes
      Able to write:Yes
      Occupation:None
      Image:533

      Also on same record:Louise MARTER, Daughter, Single, aged 47 years