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Sophia Rath Fisher
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1829
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1923
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Sophia Rath married Joseph Fisher, a blacksmith, and they resided on the Rath farm near Gettysburg for about 15 years. Sophia witnessed part of the Battle of Gettysburg from her home. Joseph, a Civil War veteran, died around 1870. Sophia eventually moved to Altoona with her only child, John Hammond Fisher. Her obituary states she died at midnight, and is buried at Rose Hill. 
Family links: 
  Ferdinand Rath (1808 - 1877)
  Mary Hummer Rath (1805 - 1889)
  John Hammond Fisher (1855 - 1930)*
  Alexander Rath (____ - 1899)**
  Sophia Rath Fisher (1829 - 1923)
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. Q Lots 238-240
Created by: FrantzJuliusR
Record added: Sep 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116383148
Sophia <i>Rath</i> Fisher
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 Added: Sep. 1, 2013

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