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Sophia Ford

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Landport, Portsea, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Glebe, New South Wales
Cause of death: Heart Failure & Bronchitis & Pleurisy & Chronic Rheumatism
Place of Burial: Sydney NSW
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Ambrose Ford and Mary Hatherley
Wife of Charles Nash Goodman
Mother of Mary Hannah Goodman; Rebecca Gertrude Goodman; John Goodman; Walter Goodman; John Nash Goodman and 8 others
Sister of Mary Ann Ford; Emma Ford; Susannah (Aka Susan) Ford; William Ambrose Ford; Henry Ford and 4 others

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About Sophia Ford

  • Sophia Ford along with her siblings and parents arrived Lyttleton NewZealand aboard Cressy in December 1850 and are commemorated along with others as Canterbury Pilgrims.
  • Sophia was enrolled in the Commercial School Lyttleton Oct 1851 along with sisters Emma & Susannah.
  • Sophia moved to Wellington with her parents about 1853 and some siblings to where her father had secured some meaningful work.
  • Sophia Goodman nee Ford would eventually be reunited with her sisters Emma & Rebecca who would later move near to her in Sydney.
  • Photo Image about 1900
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Sophia Ford's Timeline

December 4, 1837
Portsea, Hampshire, England
October 1851
Age 13
Commercial School Lyttleton
April 21, 1856
Age 18
New Zealand
June 19, 1858
Age 20
Wellington, New Zealand
January 11, 1859
Age 21
January 11, 1859
Age 21
Wellington, New Zealand
May 7, 1861
Age 23
New South Wales
Age 25
New South Wales