Sophia Jane Parker

1880–1951 (Age 71)
Arichat, Richmond, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Sophia Jane

Sophia Jane Parker was born on 11 January 1880, in Arichat, Richmond, Nova Scotia, Canada as the daughter of Jane Louisa Shaw. She died in 1951, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Jane Louisa Shaw
John Henry Parker
Margaret " Jane" Eliza Parker
Henry William Parker
Sophia Jane Parker
Christina Jane Parker
George Cline Parker

Parents & Siblings

  • Jane Louisa Shaw




  • John Henry Parker


  • Margaret " Jane" Eliza Parker


  • Male1876–1950Male

  • Female1880–1951Female

  • Christina Jane Parker


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World Events (3)

1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 29

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.
1921 · Racing Schooner Launched

Age 41

The Bluenose racing schooner was launched on March 26, 1921, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It was evident that the ship was nothing like other ships that had been launched.
1945 · HMCS Esquimalt Torpedoed

Age 65

On April 16, 1945, the HMCS Esquimalt was torpedoed by German U-Boats. Thirty-nine men died, some due to the attack others to exposure to cold. Those that survived were rescued by the Sarnia.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

Possible Related Names

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

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