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Sophia Johnson Vanderbilt
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Birth: May 7, 1795
Staten Island
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1868
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

Vanderbilt - On Monday, Aug. 17, Sophia J. - wife of Cornelius Vanderbilt, in the 74th year of her age. The relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend her funeral from her late residence, No. 10 Washington-place, on Wednesday morning, Aug. 19 at 10 o'clock. Her remains will be taken to Staten Island for interment. Services at the Moravian Church. Carriages will also be in attendance at Vanderbilt Landing. New York Times, 18 Aug. 1868. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elizabeth Simonson Ansley (1770 - 1841)
 
 Spouse:
  Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  Phoebe Jane Vanderbilt Cross (1814 - 1878)*
  Eliza Vanderbilt Osgood (1819 - 1890)*
  William Henry Vanderbilt (1821 - 1885)*
  Emily Almira Vanderbilt Thorn (1825 - 1896)*
  Sophia Vanderbilt Torrance (1825 - 1912)*
  Frances Lavinia Vanderbilt (1828 - 1868)*
  Cornelius Jeremiah Vanderbilt (1830 - 1882)*
  Ethelinda Vanderbilt Allen (1831 - 1888)*
  Mary Alicia Vanderbilt La Bau (1834 - 1902)*
  Katherine Juliette Vanderbilt Laffitte (1836 - 1881)*
  George Washington Vanderbilt (1839 - 1864)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sophia Johnson Vanderbilt (1795 - 1868)
  Andrew Ansley (1807 - 1869)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moravian Cemetery
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
Created by: Nahm
Record added: Oct 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60465130
Sophia <i>Johnson</i> Vanderbilt
Added by: Nahm
 
Sophia <i>Johnson</i> Vanderbilt
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This fine University would not have been established if not for you...Thank you dear lady.
- Palm Springs Girl
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014

- Palm Springs Girl
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
My grandmother referred to you as "Aunt Soph", as you are the half sister of my grandmother's father, Andrew Ansley.
- Charlotte H
 Added: Feb. 17, 2014
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