William Augustus SLEEPER

Male 1838 - 1919  (81 years)


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  • Name William Augustus SLEEPER 
    Born 31 Mar 1838  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jul 1919  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of William A. Sleeper cites age 82 years 3 months 5 days, died Concord, New Hampshire 5 July 1919, a resident over 60 years, previous residence Bellville, Canada, married, occupation Retired, born Bellville, Canada 31 March 1837, son of Jonathan Sleeper, occupation Manufacturer, born Bristol, New Hampshire, and Adelia, born Vermont. Cause of death is cerebral hemorrhage of 10 days' duration, arterio-sclerosis of 10 years' duration. Burial Old North Cemetery, Concord, New Hampshire. [1]
    Buried Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I133168  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2018 

    Family Laurette 'Laura Etta' LAMPREY,   b. 19 Jun 1843, Alexandria, Grafton County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1932, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1860  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of William A. Sleeper and Laura E. Lamprey cites their residences Concord, New Hampshire. The groom is age 22, first marriage, occupation Harnessmaker, born Canada, son of Jonathan E. and Delia S. The bride is age 18, first marriage, born Concord, daughter of Ephraim O. and Sarah P. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1870 census of Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 17 June 1870:

      - Sleeper, William A., age 32, occupation Harness Maker, real estate value $2,000, personal property $200, born Canada.
      - Sleeper, Laura E., age 26, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Sleeper, Carrie G., age 7, born New Hampshire,
      - Sleeper, Etta F., age 1, born New Hampshire.
      - Sleeper, Jonathan E., age 80, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.
      - Lamprey, Sarah P., age 54, born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 9 June 1880:

      - Sleeper, William A., age 41, occupation Harnessmaker, born Canada, father born New Hampshire, mother born Vermont.
      - Sleeper, Laura E., age 36, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Sleeper, Carrie I., age 17, daughter, occupation at Home, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Sleeper, Etta F., age 11, daughter, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Lamprey, Sarah P., age 65, mother-in-law, widowed, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

    • 1900 census of Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 2 June 1900:

      - Sleeper, William A., age 61, married 40 years, born March 1838 in Canada, father born New Hampshire, mother born Vermont, occupation Harness Maker.
      - Sleeper, Laura E., age 56, wife, married 40 years, mother of 2 children, 2 children still living, born June 1843 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Lamprey, Sarah R., age 85, mother, widowed, mother of 2 children, 1 child still living, born November 1814 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

    Children 
     1. Carrie Idella SLEEPER,   b. 20 Aug 1862, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1954, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Etta Frances SLEEPER,   b. 18 Mar 1869, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1944, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F43764  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1838 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Nov 1860 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Jul 1919 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947.