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Sophrona Francis Way Gore
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1851
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 10, 1917
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA

Her obiturary reads:
MRS. SOPHIA GORE IS DEATH'S VICTIM
   Mrs. Sophia Gore, wife of M. Gore, died at the family home on Vine street this evening at 8:20, after an illness lasting more than two years. Mrs. Gore was born in Lincoln, Ill., 66 years ago, and came to this city from there in 1889.
[The birthplace, Lincoln, Ill., is undoubtedly meant to be Lacon, Illinois, where the had lived. However, there is clear evidence that she was born in Indiana.]
   Mrs. Gore was maried twice, her first husband being Robert Ilis [sic, should be Iliff], of Lincoln [sic, should be Lacon], who died many yers [sic] ago.
   She is survived by her husband, Milan Gore, and nine children, Henry Ills [sic, Iliff], of this city, Mrs Mollie Ills Achle [sic, should be Iliff Echles] of Joliet, Robert Ills [sic, Iliff] of South Ottawa, John Gore of Ottawa, Mrs. Lillie Gore Stricklin of Joliet, Roscoe Gore of Salt Lake City, Carl [sic, should be Cora B.] Gore of Ohio, George Gore and Wilbur Gore, both of this city. Funeral arrangements have not been completed yet.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira D. Way (1819 - 1872)
  Mary Jane Hawkins Way (1825 - 1892)
 
 Spouses:
  Robert C. Iliff (1847 - 1876)
  Miland Barney Gore (1855 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Robert C Iliff (1877 - 1962)*
  John Cary Gore (1879 - 1899)*
  Lillie Irene Gore Stricklin (1882 - 1958)*
  Roscoe Blaine Gore (1885 - 1939)*
  George James Gore (1890 - 1965)*
  Wilbert Leroy Gore (1894 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sophrona Francis Way Gore (1851 - 1917)
  Ira Zadock Way (1854 - 1922)*
  Eli Tingle Way (1866 - 1918)*
  Allen Way (1868 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ottawa Avenue Cemetery
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Lynn E. Garn
Originally Created by: Debra
Record added: Jan 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104358899
Sophrona Francis <i>Way</i> Gore
Added by: Lynn E. Garn
 
Sophrona Francis <i>Way</i> Gore
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Sophrona Francis <i>Way</i> Gore
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