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Sophia Burgess

Sophia Burgess

Female 1828 - 1911  (83 years)

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  • Name Sophia Burgess  [1
    Born 1 Jul 1828  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Census 1830  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1840  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1860  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4

    • Benjamin N. Adams, 38, mariner, property $300, born in Massachusetts. Sophia L. Adams, 30, born in Massachusetts. James A. Adams, 10, born in Massachusetts. Sophia L. Adams, 6, born in Massachusetts. John L. Adams, 4, born in Massachusetts.
    Census 1880  Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8

    • Benjamin N. Adams, 61, salesman, born in Massachusetts. Sophia S. Adams, 52, keeping house, born in Massachusetts. Willie E. Adams, 13, born in Massachusetts.
    _UID 77B94C50BD04429082630CF57CF516764272 
    Died 3 Aug 1911  Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 6 Aug 1911  Forest Dale Cemetery, Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I2255  Burgess
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2010 

    Father Captain John Burgess,   b. 26 Mar 1785, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1850, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Sophia Sampson,   b. 31 May 1795, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1882, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1822  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet

    Family Benjamin Nye Adams,   b. 1821, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1902, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1849  Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
     1. James Albert Adams,   b. 21 Nov 1848, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1906, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. John Adams,   b. 22 Nov 1849, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1855  (Age 5 years)
     3. Sophia L. Adams,   b. Mar 1853, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John L. Adams,   b. 1855, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1869, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     5. Albert Adams,   b. 1858, , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. William Ernest Adams,   b. 4 Oct 1866, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F1199  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1828 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Mar 1849 - Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1911 - Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Aug 1911 - Forest Dale Cemetery, Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    The Children of John Burgess and his wives Susan and Sophia Sampson
    The Children of John Burgess and his wives Susan and Sophia Sampson
    Sophia Burgess Adams Death Certificate
    Sophia Burgess Adams Death Certificate

  • Sources 
    1. [S139] Burgess Genealogy - Hiam, Katharine W. Hiam, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), Lee Drew library., Page 44 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S13] Plymouth Massachusetts Vital Records, Plymouth (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), Lee Drew library..
      The children of Capt. John Burgess & Susan his wife:

      1. Susan Burgess, born, Nov 28, 1808
      2. Anna born, Sep 30, 1810
      3. Catharine born Dec 11, 1815
      4. Mary Ann born Aug 23, 1817
      5. John born Dec 10, 1819

      And of Sophia his wife:

      1. Albert Thomas, born Sept 3rd, 1825
      2. Sophia, born July 1st, 1828

    3. [S31] The Mayflower Descendant, Robert Bowman, (Baltimore, Md. : Genealogical Pub. for Clearfield Company, c1989), Vol 20, Page 72 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S583] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - 1860 - Federal Census, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S4352] Massachusetts, Middlesex, Wakefield - 1911 - Sophia Sampson Burgess Adams Death Certificate, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. City of Wakefield., (1911, copy of certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew).

    6. [S587] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - 1830 - Federal Census, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, (www.ancestry.com).

    7. [S543] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - 1840 - Federal Census, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, (www.ancestry.com).

    8. [S818] Massachusetts, Essex, Lynn - 1880 - Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 10th census, 1880, (www.ancestry.com), Sophia S. Adams, 52, MA, National Archives Film T9-0531, Page 331A (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S14] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - Vital Records to 1850, Lee Douglas van Antwerp (Main Author), Ruth Wilder Sherman (Added Author), (Camden, Me. : Picton Press, c1993), Lee Drew library., 320 (Reliability: 3).
      Intentions of marriage: 30 Dec 1822, John Burgess & Sophia Sampson both of Plymouth.

    10. [S16] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 974.482/P3 D23d & Lee Drew library., 50 (Reliability: 3).
      JOHN, son of above, m., 1805, Susan, d. of Sylvanus Sampson, and had Susan, 1808; Anna T. [BURGESS], 1810, m. David Drew; Catherine, 1815, m. Chandler Burgess and Lewis Burgess; Mary Ann, 1817, m. Pelham Finney; John, 1819, m. Eliza Chitman of New London. He m., 2d, Sophia Sampson, sister of his 1st wife, 1822, and had Albert Thomas, 1825, m. Cynthia Chltman; Sophia, 1828, m. Benjamin Nye Adams.

    11. [S29] Plymouth Families, William Thomas Davis, (Boston: Damrell & Upham, 1899), Lee Drew Library., 49 (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S18] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633 - 1850, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, (www.ancestry.com).

      Marriage:
      Name: John, Jr. Burgess
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Sophia Sampson
      Marriage Date: 10 Jan 1822
      City: Plymouth
      County: Plymouth
      Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0416330-0416336.

      Intentions:
      Name: John Burgess
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Sophia Sampson
      Marriage Date: 30 Dec 1821
      City: Plymouth
      County: Plymouth
      Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0416330-0416336.

    13. [S141] Duxbury Massachusetts Vital Records, Duxbury (Massachusetts), Town Clerk, (Boston : New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1911 FHL Book #974.482/D1 V2), FHL Book #974.482/D1 V2, FHL Film # 0481072 & Lee ..