Sophia Settle

Female10 August 1849–21 December 1931

Brief Life History of Sophia

When Sophia Settle was born on 10 August 1849, in Cole Harbour 30, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Robert Rippon Settle, was 39 and her mother, Jerusha Stone, was 34. She married Augustus Jessinghouse on 20 January 1881, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada for about 10 years. She died on 21 December 1931, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 82, and was buried in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Jessinghouse
Sophia Settle
Marriage: 20 January 1881
Robert Wylie Jessinghouse
Blanche Willena Jessinghouse
John Lawson Jessinghouse
Peter Alfred Jessinghouse
Ida Sophia Jessinghouse

Sources (21)

  • Sophia Jessinghouse, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Sophia Settle, "Canada Marriages, 1661-1949"
  • Sophia Jessinghouse, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1881Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (4)


    Age 20



    Age 22

    British Columbia joins the confederation.

    1909 · First Canadian Flight

    Age 60

    The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Settle (Yorkshire), from Old English setl ‘abode, dwelling’.

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

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