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Sophia Wilhelmina (Yttergren) Wallin Jones
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Birth: Dec. 13, 1867
Larbro
Gotlands lšn, Sweden
Death: Jun. 18, 1955
Brookings
Curry County
Oregon, USA

Sophia's biological father was George EKSTROM - Peter WALLIN was the step-father - Birth Sirname - WALLIN, VALLINE, WALLINE, WALLIE. Her mother was Catharine (Katarina) Josefina Hedvig Yttergren. - Birth year descrepancy ? - 1864. Sophie, (born 2nd), had a twin sister - Marie. They lived with their grandparents, (YTTERGREN), in the Parish of Larbro, by the Wasta Mill until they were five years old. Then they went to their Mothers - to Hangvar.

Sophia Immigrated to the U.S. when she was 18 years old and worked as a housemaid. She joined St. Paul Lutheran Church 3 March 1882 in Oakland, Alameda, California. She later settled in Berkely, Alameda, California, USA where her Aunt Amelia RAYMOND and her daughter Frances lived.

It has been told that she met Charles Elias JONES at a Lutheran Church function. She lived in Alameda, Alameda, CA at the time of her marraige to Charles Elias Jones in Oakland, Alameda, California at St. Paul Lutheran Church . Both Charles and Sophie were 27 years old when they were married. - 1658 Excelsior Ave. They had nine children.

Notes from: Interview with their son Eric Emanuel JONES 1972 - Wendy & Warren Foster 3748 Regent Avenue North Vancouver, BC, CANADA, V7N 2C4 
 
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 Spouse:
  Charles Elias Jones (1867 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Eric Emanuel Jones (1902 - 1982)*
  Amanda Elizabeth Jones Garvin (1904 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Smith River Cemetery
Smith River
Del Norte County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Cynthia Moore Pomeroy
Originally Created by: Tony Larson
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30329116
Sophia Wilhelmina <i>(Yttergren) Wallin</i> Jones
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Sophia Wilhelmina <i>(Yttergren) Wallin</i> Jones
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Sophia Wilhelmina <i>(Yttergren) Wallin</i> Jones
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