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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Sophia Donelson Caffrey

Female 1792 - 1831  (39 years)


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  • Name Sophia Donelson Caffrey 
    Born 1792  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1831  Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13627  Dickinson
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 

    Father John Caffrey,   b. 27 Aug 1756, Bedford, Bedford, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1811, Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Donelson,   d. 18 Sep 1823, Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 25 Oct 1775  Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F4105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peter Aaron Van Dorn,   b. 12 Sep 1773, Peapack, Somerset, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1837, Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Y  [4
    Children 
    +1. Earl Van Dorn,   b. 17 Sep 1820, Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1863, Spring Hill, Maury, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
     2. Emily Donelson Van Dorn,   b. 6 Feb 1827, Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1912, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F4104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1831 - Port Gibson, Claiborne, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S114] The Papers of Andrew Jackson, 8 volumes, Sam B. Smith and Harriet Fason Chappell Owsley, ed., (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1996), 4: 390 FN 1.

    2. [S60] Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940, (Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013).

    3. [S114] The Papers of Andrew Jackson, 8 volumes, Sam B. Smith and Harriet Fason Chappell Owsley, ed., (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1996), 1: 78 FN 4, 411.

    4. [S114] The Papers of Andrew Jackson, 8 volumes, Sam B. Smith and Harriet Fason Chappell Owsley, ed., (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1996), 4: 390.
      Andrew Jackson to Rachel Jackson, 30 Dec 1820