Sophia Le Roy

7 May 1710–22 April 1776
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Sophia

When Sophia Le Roy was christened on 7 May 1710, in Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States, her father, Francois Le Roy, was 26 and her mother, Celetje Damen, was 26. She married Matheus Kip in 1739, in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 22 April 1776, in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Matheus Kip
1708–
Sophia Le Roy
1710–1776
Marriage: 1739
Petrus 'Peter' Kipp
1740–1827
Elisabeth Kip
1742–1790
Francis Kip
1745–

Spouse and Children

    Matheus Kip

    Male1708–Male

    Female1710–1776Female

MARRIAGE
1739
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, United States
children

(3)

    Petrus 'Peter' Kipp

    Male1740–1827Male

    Female1742–1790Female

    Francis Kip

    Male1745–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

New York is the 11th state.

Name Meaning

Vietnamese (Lê): a royal or aristocratic name, the family name of the Lê Dynasty.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Sophya La Roy in entry for Frans Kipp, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Zafia La Rioij in entry for Elisabeth Kip, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Zofia La Rooij in entry for Petrus Kip, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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