Isabella Sober

21 February 1802–28 February 1878 (Age 76)
Newport, Orleans, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Isabella

When Isabella Sober was born on 21 February 1802, in Newport, Orleans, Vermont, United States, her father, Jonathan Soper Sober, was 43 and her mother, Huldah Jane Manning, was 35. She married William Manning in 1820, in Phelps, Phelps, Ontario, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 28 February 1878, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Manning
Isabella Sober
Marriage: 1820
William Daniel Manning
Eliza Ann Manning
Hulda E Manning
Lyman Manning
Freeman Manning
Rachel Manning
Hyrum Manning
Theodore Manning

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1820Phelps, Phelps, Ontario, New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1803 · The U.S doubles in size
    Age 1
    The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 23
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (Durham): nickname for a person of moderate habits, or a teetotaler, from Middle English sobre ‘sober, moderate, temperate’. This surname is now rare in Britain.Slovenian (Šober): variant of Šobar, an occupational name for a (wood) turner, derived from German Schaber .Slovenian (Šober): from German Schober . Compare Shober .

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

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    History of William Manning and Isabella Sobers

    History of William Manning and Isabella Sobers In New York City on August 12th 1801, William Manning was born. The following February 21st Isabella Sobers was born in Newport, Orleans, Vermont to …

    Sources (16)

    • Isabelle Mann in household of William Fossels, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Isabel Manning in household of Freeman Manning, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Isabella Sober Manning, "Find A Grave Index"

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