DEATH OF AN ESTIMABLE LADY
Another estimable lady, noted for her many virtues and acts of charity, has passed to her final resting place in the person of Mrs. Sophia Van Lear Findlay, who died Thursday last, at the home of the Van Lear family near Williamsport, in the 78th year of her age.
She was the widow of Archibald Findlay, a prominent lawyer of Pennsylvania, son of Governor Findlay of that State, mother of John V.L. Findlay, of Baltimore, and Judge James Findlay of this county.
The Herald and Torch Light, Hagerstown, Maryland
Wednesday, April 27, 1881
Archibald Irwin Findlay
1799–1859 (m. 1829)