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Sophia Family History

Sophia Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

105,290 Historical Documents with Sophia on Ancestry.com
41,916 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
513 Military Records
976 Immigration Records
6,371 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Sophia Families

  • Number of Sophia families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sophia families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sophia last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sophia census records

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Sophia Family Origin

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Sophia Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sophia

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Sophia Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sophia census records

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Military Service by Sophia

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