Sophronia Saylors

Brief Life History of Sophronia

When Sophronia Saylors was born on 15 December 1842, in Illinois, United States, her father, William Michael Saylors, was 40 and her mother, Charlotte Hitchcock, was 36. She married James L Mc Allister on 5 March 1857. She lived in Adams Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Grand River Township, Wayne, Iowa, United States for about 40 years. She died on 9 August 1923, in South Lineville, Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80.

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James L Mc Allister
1834–before 1920
Sophronia Saylors
Marriage: 5 March 1857

Sources (7)

  • Safrona P Mcalistie in household of James L Mcalistie, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sophronia Saylors - Published information: birth-name: Sophronia Sylors
  • Sophronia Saylors, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1843: Wapello, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Wapello, Iowa, United States


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Saylor , with excrescent -s.

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

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