Sophia F. Emerson Wilber Magovern

May 13, 1816–August 15, 1855

Born at Candia, Rockingham County, New Hampshire; daughter of Eliza Nelson and Moses Emerson. Died at Winchendon, Worchester County, Massachusetts. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “New Hampshire, Birth Records, 1659–1900,” database, (, accessed Jan. 2016), Sophia F. Emerson, May 13, 1816; from original records at the New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, Concord, New Hampshire. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 6:3805–3807. “Massachusetts Deaths, 1841–1915,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed July 2012), Sophia F. Magovern; from original record at the town clerk’s office, Winchendon, MA. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed May 2016), Sophia Emerson KPQH-ZLB .