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 Sophia Cushing <I>Stetson</I> Bonney

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Sophia Cushing Stetson Bonney

  • Birth 12 Mar 1815 Sumner, Oxford County, Maine, USA
  • Death 26 Apr 1844 Sumner, Oxford County, Maine, USA
  • Burial Oxford County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 40613976

Sophia was the only daughter of Zenas Stetson & Sophia Cushing Sturtevant. She had four brothers; Zenas, Seth, Hezekiah, and Ephraim.

Sophia was married on 12 Apr 1843 at Sumner, Oxford County, Maine to Harrison Bonney, the son of John Robinson Bonney and Naoma Ford. She gave birth to their only child Abigail "Abbie" Cushing Bonney about ten months later on on 3 Feb 1844.

Sadly Sophia died less than three months after Abbie's birth. She is buried near her parents and three of her four brothers in the Fields Hill Cemetery.

Harrison Bonney remarried in 1849. He and his second wife Louisa Keene Bonney had three children. The eldest child was named Sophia.

Abbie would grow up and marry John Elliot Torrey and had two children of her own; Effie and Burton. Abbie is buried with her husband and both of her children.

Biography updated by Geoff Brown (#47649106) in cooperation with Tim & Grace (#46907821).

Family Members



wife of
Harrison Bonney
April 26, 1844,
AE. 29 yrs.

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  • Maintained by: Gary Bonney
  • Originally Created by: Tim & Grace
  • Added: 13 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40613976
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sophia Cushing Stetson Bonney (12 Mar 1815–26 Apr 1844), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40613976, citing Fields Hill Cemetery, Oxford County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Gary Bonney (contributor 47070426) .