Descendants of Cornelius Soper


Generation No. 1

1. CORNELIUS2 SOPER (TIMOTHY1) was born July 08, 1800 in Chenago County NY, and died July 11, 1884 in Ames, IA. He married HANNAH.

Children of CORNELIUS SOPER and HANNAH are:
i. EUNICE3 SOPER, b. 1828, NY.

2. ii. THOMAS SOPER, b. 1835, NY; d. 1903, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
3. iii. JANE SOPER, b. 1841, Chenago, NY.


Generation No. 2

2. THOMAS3 SOPER (CORNELIUS2, TIMOTHY1) was born 1835 in Ny, and died 1903 in Chicago, Cook Co, IL. He married ALZINA CRAFT 1855 in Westfield, NY. She was born February 22, 1835 in New York, and died January 06, 1925 in Chicago, Cook Co, IL.

More About ALZINA CRAFT:
Burial: January 1925, Ames Municipal Cemetery
Record Change: February 03, 2004

Children of THOMAS SOPER and ALZINA CRAFT are:
i. ELLA4 SOPER, b. February 03, 1860, Ames, IA; d. March 17, 1924, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; m. FRANK WATSON; b. February 03, 1856; d. 1903, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.

More About ELLA SOPER:
Burial: March 1924, Ames Municipal Cemetery
Record Change: February 03, 2004

More About FRANK WATSON:
Burial: 1903, Ames Municipal Cemetery
Record Change: February 03, 2004

ii. CHARLES SOPER, b. 1861, Ames, IA.

4. iii. JOHN SOPER, b. December 23, 1863, Ames, Story Co., IA; d. January 21, 1952, Fresno, Ca.
iv. BLANCHE SOPER, b. 1870, Ames, Story Co., IA; d. 1890, Ames, Story Co., IA.

More About BLANCHE SOPER:
Burial: 1890, Ames Municipal Cemetery
Record Change: February 03, 2004

v. BERTHA SOPER, b. August 18, 1871, Ames, Story Co., IA; d. June 21, 1948, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; m. FRANK COSTELLO, 1895, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; b. September 1861, MA.; d. September 10, 1937, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.

More About BERTHA SOPER:
Burial: June 1948, Memorial Park Cook Co., IL
Record Change: February 03, 2004

More About FRANK COSTELLO:
Burial: 1937, Memorial Park Cook Co., IL
Record Change: February 03, 2004

vi. FREDERICK SOPER, b. September 09, 1875, Ames, Story Co., IA; d. September 01, 1924, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; m. VIOLA, 1905, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; b. 1870, England.

More About FREDERICK SOPER:
Burial: September 1924, Memorial Park Cook Co., IL
Record Change: February 03, 2004

More About VIOLA:
Burial: Memorial Park Cook Co., IL
Record Change: February 03, 2004


3. JANE3 SOPER (CORNELIUS2, TIMOTHY1) was born 1841 in Chenago, NY. She married MARTIN RYERSON, son of PETER RYERSON and CATHERINE. He was born 1819 in NY.

Children of JANE SOPER and MARTIN RYERSON are:
5. i. STONEWALL JACKSON4 RYERSON, b. June 1861, NY; d. June 30, 1931, Chicago, Cook Co., IL.
ii. ARABELLA RYERSON, b. 1868, Springport, Cayuga Co, NY; d. November 05, 1947, Marshall, MO; m. WILLIAM BUCKINGHAM WELCH, May 22, 1884, Webster City, IA; b. February 13, 1850, Ypsilanti, MI; d. May 06, 1946, Marshall, MO.

More About ARABELLA RYERSON:
Burial: Ridge Park Cem Marshall, MO
Record Change: October 19, 2003


Generation No. 3

4. JOHN Craft SOPER (THOMAS3, CORNELIUS2, TIMOTHY1) was born December 23, 1863 in Ames, Story Co., IA, and died January 21, 1952 in Fresno, Ca. He married SARAH KELLER 1889, daughter of BENJAMIN KELLER and JANE OLDHAM. She was born May 05, 1873 in Utah, and died January 01, 1956 in Fresno, Ca.

Children of JOHN SOPER and SARAH KELLER are:
6. i. FREDERICK5 SOPER, b. May 1890, Nebraska; d. Ca.
ii. JANE SOPER, b. May 1891, Nebraska.
iii. Louellen SOPER, b. October 28, 1892, Nebraska; d. June 23, 1983, Fresno, Ca.
iv. HAZEL SOPER, b. October 1897, Fresno, Ca.

Generation No. 4

6. FREDERICK5 SOPER (JOHN4, THOMAS3, CORNELIUS2, TIMOTHY1) was born May 1890 in Nebraska, and died in Ca. He married BYRD M.____. She was born 1899 in Washington.

Children of FREDERICK SOPER and BYRD are:
i. JERRY6 SOPER, b. 1921, Fresno, Ca.

ii. ROBERT SOPER, b. 1924, Fresno, Ca.

iii. FRED SOPER, b. 1929, Fresno, Ca.

7. ELLEN ( Louellen) SOPER (JOHN4, THOMAS3, CORNELIUS2, TIMOTHY1) was born October 28, 1892 in Nebraska, and died June 23, 1983 in Fresno, Ca. She married CHARLES Leroy BARCUS October 24, 1915 in Clovis, Fresno Co., CA, son of GEORGE BARCUS and SARAH MILLER. He was born June 03, 1886 in Broken Bow, Custer Co., NE, and died August 07, 1964 in Clovis, Fresno Co., CA.

Children of ELLA SOPER and CHARLES BARCUS are:
i. WALLACE LEON BARCUS, b. 1917, Fresno, Ca.

ii. DONALD BARCUS, b. January 12, 1918, Fresno, Ca; d. July 03, 1992, Fresno, CA.

iii. SARAH ELIZABETH BARCUS, b. March 03, 1919, Clovis, Fresno Co., CA.

iv. ELLEN LOUISE BARCUS, b. 1922, Fresno, Ca.