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Sophia Barkdoll Hoover
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1824
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1915
Washington County
Maryland, USA

wife of Jacob "Geoege" Hoover.

They had Children: John Newton Hoover, who married Malinda "Linnie" Law.

Page: p.5, col. Text
MRS. SOPHIA HUNTER (sic) DIES AT RINGGOLD THURSDAY NIGHT - Mrs. Sophia Hoover, aged 91 years, died yesterday evening at 8:20 o'clock, at her home in Ringgold, Md., from general debility, aged 91 years and 17 days. She had been seriously ill only one day previous to her death. Mrs. Sophia Hoover was born in Maryland, November 1, 1824, the daughter of Joseph and Katherine (Cromer) (sic) Barkdoll. She was a member of the old order of River Brethren. Funeral services, Sunday morning at 10 o'clock in the River Brethren church, Ringgold. Interment in the graveyard adjoining.

Obituary - Record Herald. Waynesboro, PA newspaper. Issues on microfilm. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Barkdoll (1788 - 1874)
  Katherine Sarah Cromer Barkdoll (1794 - 1863)
  Twin Children Hoover (____ - 1854)*
  Joseph "Newton" Hoover (1856 - 1941)*
  George Barkdoll (1817 - 1887)*
  Anna Nancy Barkdoll Speilman (1818 - 1889)*
  Susan Barkdoll (1822 - 1836)*
  Sophia Barkdoll Hoover (1824 - 1915)
  Henry Barkdoll (1827 - 1913)*
  Peter Barkdoll (1831 - 1859)*
  Joseph S. Barkdoll (1834 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Ringgold Cemetery
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Mike Hahn
Record added: Apr 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13867042

Rest in peace.
- Mike Hahn
 Added: Aug. 2, 2011

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