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John J Sova
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1873
Cheboygan County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1960
Cheboygan County
Michigan, USA

Parents
William Sova
Louise Marie (Majeau) daughter of Jules Majeau and Mary (Ranville). She was born 1854 in Canada, and died September 27, 1899 in Alverno, Mi. Married (January 22, 1871 in Cheboygan, Mi

John and Mary married on
September 23, 1895. Children of Mary & John not memorialized below:
Martha E Sova Mason (1896-1968)
William E Sova (1898-1949)
George R Sova (1900-1973)
Noah J Sova (1902-)

John married Felicity (Douglass) St. Peter
October 27, 1918
Per 1920 census John adopted:
Reginald St Peter 11, MI - s/son
Vetial St Peter 10, MI - s/son
Angeline St Peter 8, MI- s/dau

John and Felicity are recorded as having the following children:

Emily M. Sova, (1919-1992) m. Harold McKervey; (1915-1996)
John Theophil Sova, (1923-December 18, 1945), WWII.
Eli Sova, (1927-1979), Florida; m. Pearl (Williams).
Andrew Sova, b. March 09, 1921; d. April 05, 1921.

Per 1930 census additional listed as children
Step Daughter: Beth St Peter 23 Michigan
Son: Sofile St Peter M 6 Michigan
Son Els St Peter M 2 Michigan

Clophy Cecil's obituary mentions being preceded by all 13 siblings. Married Aloysius 'Alex' McKervey 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Sova (1851 - 1926)
  Louise Majeau Sova (1854 - 1899)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Gilbert Sova (1879 - 1916)
  Felicity M Douglas Sova (1886 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Henry Sova (1886 - 1968)*
  Clophy C Sova McKervey (1925 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Helen Sova Couture (1871 - 1951)*
  John J Sova (1873 - 1960)
  Melvina Sova Doner (1884 - 1963)*
  Ephraim Sova (1889 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Francis of Assisi Cemetery
Alverno
Cheboygan County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 3a
 
Maintained by: #47687144
Originally Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Record added: Sep 04, 2011
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John J Sova
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John J Sova
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John J Sova
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Thank you for opening your heart and home to my great grand mother and my grandfather Austin. It would be a welcome occasion to learn more of your chronicle and those whose life you helped make possible.
- #47687144
 Added: May. 31, 2013
 
 
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