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Laura Victoria Sommerville Kengla
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1881
Georgetown
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1906
Georgetown
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Age 24 years. Buried July 3, 1906. Laura was the 5th of 7 children. Her branch of the Sommerville family was plagued by personal tragedy. Her father Waite, a Civil War veteran never got over his experiences leading up to and and during the war. It was reflected in the lives of his entire family.
Laura lived her entire life in Georgetown. She worked for the phone co. In 1905 she married Frank Kengla. She died less than a year later, one month after childbirth. Her infant died at birth.
Laura's infant was the only grandchild of Mary & Waite Sommerville. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Obed W. Sommerville (1845 - 1911)
  Mary Elizabeth Barron Sommerville (1848 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter of Frank Kengla (1906 - 1906)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Sommerville (1874 - 1901)*
  Annie Waite Sommerville (1875 - 1905)*
  Henry Barron Sommerville (1877 - 1936)*
  Portia Sommerville Howser (1880 - 1946)*
  Laura Victoria Sommerville Kengla (1881 - 1906)
  Robert Alexander Sommerville (1884 - 1928)*
  Florence Ruth Sommerville (1887 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Obed W Sommerville
 
Note: neither mother nor infant are mentioned on stone
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: North Hill, Lot 85. Unmarked burial.
 
Created by: connie jansen
Record added: May 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36808255
Laura Victoria <i>Sommerville</i> Kengla
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Added by: Bernadette Loeffel - Atkins
 
 
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- Connie Sommerville Jansen
 Added: Jul. 30, 2013

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: May. 17, 2009
 
 
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