Sophia Obrist

Female 1876 - 1940  (64 years)


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  • Name Sophia Obrist 
    Born 1876  Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Oct 1940  St Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 64 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Johann Obrist,   b. 1826, Schinznach, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age 91 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Elisabeth Senn,   b. 27 Jan 1816, Thalheim, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1870, Thalheim, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I1797  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Johann Jakob John Obrist,   b. 21 Mar 1850, Rinikin, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1937, Altmar, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Magdalena Wernli,   b. 5 Dec 1851, Thalheim, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1922, Altmar, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 May 1874  Thalheim, Aargau, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry Gossman,   b. 1864,   d. 1942  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Ruth Magdelena Gossman,   b. 28 Jan 1899,   d. 2 Aug 1932  (Age 33 years)  [natural]
     2. Anna Gossman  [natural]
     3. Paul Gossman  [natural]
     4. Mary Elsie Gossman  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F2123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Passenger manifest of the steamship Labrador listed her as Sophia Obrist, age 4, arriving in New York harbor April 26, 1883 with her mother and three siblings, emigrating from Switzerland. Her obituary states she died age 63. (Oswego Palladium-Times, Wednesday, October 28, 1940, page 2)

  • Sources 
    1. [S546] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Albion, Oswego, New York; Roll: 1143; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0103; FHL microfilm: 1241143.