Dyment, Sophia Jane Jennie 1a

Birth Name Dyment, Sophia Jane Jennie 2a 3a 4a
Gender female
Age at Death 93 years, 4 months, 5 days

Narrative

Sophia Jane, or Jennie Dyment, daughter of Moses and Maria, was born in New Brunswick on 22 December 1861 and living with her family in the 1861and 1881 census. Jennie emigrated to the United States in 1887. Jennie Dimond, daughter of Moses and Maria, married Charles Alexander Day in Massachusetts on 4 Mar 1890. Charles was a blacksmith, born in PEI.

In the 1891 census, Sophia and Alexander, with son Theodore, were living in Lot 13 with her parents. Theodore, one year old at that time, was born in PEI, although later census records say born Massachusetts. Daughter Mary Ethel was born in Canada later that year, and according to a story from the local history magazine Reminiscences, Jennie had gone home for the birth of her second child. Their next child was born in Massachusetts. None of their children were in the PEI Baptismal Index. Records were found for John Lemuel Roland Day and "Ella" Blanche in New Hampshire records on Familyserch.org.

By the 1900 census, Charles Alexander and Jennie were living in New Hampshire with their 5 children. Jennie had had 5 children, all living, by that date. At home with Charles and Jennie were Charles T (10, b. Mass.), Mary E (9, b. Canada), Irene (7, b. Mass), Roland (5, b. NH), and Etta (3, b. NH). This was the same in 1910, except their eldest son's name was given as Theodore, and their eldest daughter as Ethel M. In 1920, Charles and Sophia Jane were living with daughter Irene M. (age 26) and in 1930, with daughter Mabel (age 36). From this and other records, their children were Charles Theodore , Maryl Ethel, Mabel Irene, John Lemuel Roland, and Etta Blanche. The family was farming in Danville, New Hampshire.

Maria Bryant Dyment, Jennie's mother, died in 1917 in Danville, New Hampshire. According to a grandson, she was living with her daughter after the death of her youngest daughter, Jessie, in 1914.

In 1940, Charles A. and wife "Sivarie J" Day were living in Danville New Hampshire with their daughter Mabel (46). Jennie's date of death came from a Day family tree.

History of Wellington, PEI:
Charles Alexander Day was the son of Kerridge and Elizabeth (MacQuarrie) Day, born in Bedeque or Norboro. He married Jennie Day of Mt. Pleasant. He died June 8 1948 in New Hampshire, leaving his wife and several children.

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3Y6-TGP : accessed 02 Apr 2013), Charles A Day, 1900.

Narrative

Name: Charles A. Day
Marriage 04 Mar 1890, Massachusetts
Age: 24
Father's Name: Kersidge
Mother's Name: Isabella
Spouse's Name: Jennie Dimond
Spouse's Father's Name: Moses
Spouse's Mother's Name: Maria
Citing this Record "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NWYM-5LR : accessed 02 Apr 2013), Charles A. Day and Jennie Dimond, 1890.

Name: Charles A Day
Event Type: Census, Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 185 Danville town, Bandown town, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Birth Date: Apr 1866, Birthplace: Canada England
Father's Birthplace: Canada England
Mother's Birthplace: Canada England
Years Married: 10, Marriage Year (Estimated): 1890
Immigration Year: 1889
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Charles A Day M 34 Canada England
Wife Jennie S Day F 39 Canada England
Son Charles T Day M 10 Massachusetts
Daughter Mary E Day F 9 Canada England
Daughter Irene M Day F 7 Massachusetts
Son Roland S Day M 5 New Hampshire
Daughter Etta V Day F 3 New Hampshire
Citing this Record "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3Y6-TGP : accessed 02 Apr 2013), Charles A Day, 1900.

Name: Charles A Day
Event: Census; Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Danville, Danville Town, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Age: 74
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: Canada, Estimated Birth Year: 1866
Residence in 1935: Same House
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Charles A Day M 74 Canada
Wife Sivarie J Day F 78 Canada
Daughter Mable I Day F 46 New Hampshire
Source Citation: "United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VT9H-6N5 : accessed 15 June 2012), Charles A Day, Danville, Danville Town, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States.

 

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth December 22, 1860 New Brunswick, Canada Richibucto, NB on death certificate 2b 3b 4b
Death April 27, 1954 Danville, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA    
Residence 1861 Weldford, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada   2c

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Dyment, Mosesabout 1830August 20, 1893
Mother Bryant, Maria EllenAugust 27, 1831May 5, 1917
    Brother     Dyment, Robert August 10, 1855 March 29, 1916
    Sister     Dyment, Mary October 9, 1857 December 18, 1941
    Brother     Dyment, John December 12, 1858 June 18, 1917
         Dyment, Sophia Jane Jennie December 22, 1860 April 27, 1954
    Brother     Dyment, David March 29, 1863 February 16, 1958
    Brother     Dyment, Humphrey April 2, 1865 April 30, 1921
    Sister     Dyment, Maria Eleanor July 7, 1867 January 9, 1957
    Sister     Dyment, Elizabeth Ann Annie February 25, 1869 March 31, 1926
    Brother     Dyment, Charles William December 25, 1870 May 9, 1952
    Sister     Dyment, Martha Johanna Mattie March 19, 1873 March 27, 1965
    Sister     Dyment, Jessie Melvina February 5, 1875 April 11, 1914

Families

Family of Day, Charles Alexander and Dyment, Sophia Jane Jennie

Married Husband Day, Charles Alexander ( * April 28, 1866 + June 8, 1948 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage March 4, 1890 Massachusetts, United States Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Day, Theodore CharlesJune 11, 1890August 21, 1952
Day, Mary EthelOctober 25, 1891May 15, 1984
Day, Mabel IreneMay 21, 1893March 31, 1982
Day, John Lemuel RolandOctober 28, 1895September 24, 1988
Day, Etta BlancheMay 8, 1897February 2, 1926

Source References

  1. Library and Archives Canada: 1891 Census of Canada [database on-line]Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels: T-6290 to T-6427.
      • Date: 1891
      • Page: Prince County, Lot 13, page 52, household of Mosas Dyment
  2. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1861 Birth place: Residence date: 1861 Residence place: Weldford, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1861 Birth place: Residence date: 1861 Residence place: Weldford, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1861 Birth place: Residence date: 1861 Residence place: Weldford, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada

  3. Ancestry.com: 1940 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire; Roll: T627_2295; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 8-8.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1862 Birth place: Cana-England Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire; Roll: T627_2295; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 8-8.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1862 Birth place: Cana-England Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

  4. 1881 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1861 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1881 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1861 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1881 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada