Sophia Bridge Pollard

November 10, 1794–April , 1873

Born at Oldham, Lancashire, England; daughter of Sarah Redfern and Jonathan Bridge. Buried at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] “Sophia Pollard,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Church of England, St. Mary’s Church (Oldham, Lancashire ), Bishop’s Transcripts for St. Mary’s Church, Oldham, 1604–1880, Sophia Bridge, Dec. 7, 1794; from original manuscript at the Lancashire Record Office, Preston, England; FHL microfilm 1545707, FHL. Ernest Axon and Church of England, Cathedral Church (Manchester, Lancashire), “The Registers of the Cathedral Church of Manchester (Lancashire),” p. 202, #679, Jonathan Bridge and Sarah Redfearn; from original publications, Cambridge, England; FHL microfilm 844799, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Sophia Bridge K2LL-9F3 . 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Prestwich, Oldham, Lancashire, England, ED 7, p. 21, Sophia Pollard, National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, Eng. 1880 U.S. census, Sonora, Hancock Co., Illinois, p. 16, Sophia Pollard, NARA. Michael Patrick Walton, comp., Nauvoo City Cemetery #1 or Nauvoo’s “Old” Cemetery: Index of Stones, p. 2, FHL. Billion Graves, database and images (, accessed Jan. 2014), Sophia Pollard; Nauvoo City Cemetery, Nauvoo, IL.