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Sophia McNair[1, 2, 3]

Female 1880 - 1930


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  • Born  19 November 1880  Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Female 
    Died  21 May 1930  Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried  22 May 1930  Princeville, Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID  I743  Main
    Last Modified  30 Dec 2015 

    Father  Rufus Tannahill McNair, Sr.,   b. 11 Jun 1823, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1910 
    Mother  Mariah Wimberly,   b. c. 1843, Tarboro, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1903 
    Married  1856 
    Family ID  F260  Group Sheet

    Family  Arthur Wooten, Sr.,   b. Aug 1867, Pitt County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 December 1915  Washington, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Arthur Wooten, Jr.,   b. Sept 1916, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1916, Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Wooten,   b. unknown,   d. unknown
     3. Susie Wooten
    Last Modified  30 Dec 2015 
    Family ID  F367  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    1900 Census: Rufus McNair (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 18 Jan 1900
    Enumeration District: 95
    Sheet: 10B
    Location: Plymouth, Washington County, NC

    1) Rufus McNear - Head, age 74, b. Oct 1825, married 23 yrs, farmer.
    2) Mariah - Wife, age 60, b. May 1849, married 23 yrs, mother of 22 children, 12 living.
    3) Sophia - Daughter, age 19, b. April 1881
    4) Solimon - Son, age 12, b. Aug 1887

    Owned farm, free of mortgage.
    All can read & write except Mariah.
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington County), NC
    1910 Census - Plymouth (Washington County), NC
    Rufus - Head - age 86 - widowed - farmer - owned and paid mortgage on farm.
    Solomon - son - age 22
    Frances - wife to Solomon - age 20
    Leroy - son to Solomon & Frances - age 8 months
    Sophia - daughter - age 26
    Marriage Certificate: Arthur Wooten & Sohpia McNair
    Marriage Certificate: Arthur Wooten & Sohpia McNair
    Married by Peter Moore at the home of Solomon McNair. Witnesses included Christopher D. McNair.
    Death Certificate: Sophia (McNair) Wooten
    Death Certificate: Sophia (McNair) Wooten
    Father: Rufus McNair
    Mother: Mariah McNair
    Spouse: Arthur Wooten
    Informant: Patience Cofield
    Interment: Mt. Zion

    Headstones
    Sophia (McNair) Wooten is buried in Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church
    Sophia (McNair) Wooten is buried in Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church

  • Notes  Born:
    • 1900 census has her birth as Apr 1881.

  • Sources 
    1. [S332] FamilySearch Family Tree.
      https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=L61M-GM7

    2. [S188] 1900 US Census.
      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MS1M-6ZF : accessed 31 December 2015), Sophia Mcnear in household of Ruphus Mcnear, Plymouth Township (south part), Washington, North Carolina, United States; citing sheet 10B, family 178, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,241,222.

    3. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML3P-Q8C : accessed 31 December 2015), Sophia Mcnair in household of Rufus W Mcnair, Plymouth, Washington, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 110, sheet 2B, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,375,144.

    4. [S129] Solomon McNair Bible Record.

    5. [S214] North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F36J-9BN : accessed 31 December 2015), Sophia Wooten, 21 May 1930; citing Edgecomb, North Carolina, reference 104, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,943,019.

    6. [S359] North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKJ7-773J : accessed 31 December 2015), Arthur Wooten and Sophia McNair, 1915.