Anna Sophonisba Preston

Female 1803 - 1844  (41 years)


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  • Name Anna Sophonisba Preston 
    Born 9 Apr 1803  Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Burial 1844  Lexington Cem, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1844  Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 21 Dec 1844  Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Anna "Sophy" Preston died of a "terrible infection" just three short months after giving birth to her last child Charles Henry Breckinridge.
    Person ID I731  mytree
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2017 

    Father Francis Smith Preston,   b. 2 Aug 1765, Greenfield, Nelson, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1835  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Sarah Buchanan Campbell,   b. 21 Apr 1778,   d. 23 Jul 1846, Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F358  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Jefferson Breckinridge,   b. 8 Mar 1800, Cabell's Dale, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1871, Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1823  Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • The couple were second cousins.
    Children 
    +1. Mary Cabell Breckinridge,   b. 6 Apr 1829, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1902, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Sally Campbell Breckinridge,   b. 18 Sep 1832, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1865  (Age 32 years)
    +3. Robert Jefferson Breckinridge, Jr.,   b. 14 Sep 1833, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1915, Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Marie L. P. Breckinridge,   b. 1836, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. William Campbell Preston Breckinridge,   b. 28 Aug 1837, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1904, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +6. Sophonisba P. Breckinridge,   b. 26 Aug 1839, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1880  (Age 41 years)
    +7. Joseph Cabell Breckinridge,   b. 14 Jan 1842, Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1920, Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     8. Charles H. Breckinridge,   b. 9 Sep 1844, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1867  (Age 22 years)
     9. Francis P. Breckinridge,   d. in infancy
     10. Louisiana Hart Breckinridge,   b. 1825,   d. 1825  (Age 0 years)
     11. John Breckinridge,   d. in infancy
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F390  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Apr 1803 - Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Mar 1823 - Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1844 - Lexington Cem, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1844 - Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Dec 1844 - Baltimore, Independent Cities, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Find A Grave.

    2. [S73] History of Washington College, Dr. W. H. Ruffin, President of Washington College 1833-1848/Feb 1893, Page 117.


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