Sophia Friederich

Female13 August 1836–10 September 1882

Brief Life History of Sophia

When Sophia Friederich was born on 13 August 1836, her father, Joseph Friederich, was 30 and her mother, Maria Seiler, was 28. She married Benedict Wilhelm Bolte on 4 November 1856, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Bonhomme Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 10 September 1882, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Manchester, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benedict Wilhelm Bolte
Sophia Friederich
Marriage: 4 November 1856
Venzens BOLTE
Sophia Bolte
about 1867–1925
Anna Bolte
about 1871–1921
William Bolte
Louisa BOLTE
Louise Mary Bolte
Mary Bolte
Vincent Frederick Bolte
Sophie BOLTE
about 1867–1925
Franz Joseph Bolte
about 1871–1921
Alexander A. Bolte

Sources (9)

  • Sophie Bolte in household of Benedict Bolte, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sophia Frederick - Government record: birth-name: Sophia Frederick
  • Sophia Friedrich, "Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1856St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (6)


    Age 10

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

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 16

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.


    Age 27

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Armin, Fritz, Gernot, Reinhard.

    German: variant of Friedrich .

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

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