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Sopers Emmigrating to US (or travelling to & from USA) :

Some odd notes, sorted by date of immigration, where possible : Links will tend not to be updated, but a search engine should help track any references down. If you know of any others immigrating to America & they will be added to this list.

Katherin Soper (c1584-?) of North Walsham, Norfolk, Eng; m.Edward Hales 1606, children Thomas 1606 & William 1610, www.hales.org/he02.htm she may have immigrated. (Thomas Hales (c1606-?) Eng, immigrated to Maryland 1631-1636 with wife, but there are at least two other candidates a Thomas Hales (c1606-?), Faversham, Kent, Eng & Thomas Hales (c1607-?) Tenterden, Kent)

Joseph Soper (1630-1678), b.Eng, a sea captain & householder, arrived 1634-1656. Settled in Massachusetts, m.Elizabeth Alcock, 6 May 1656, Boston,MA, (Elizabeth b.4 Oct 1638, Dedham, MA. Her father Thomas, came with the Winthrop Fleet, 1630) source 1. Had about 8 children, many US lineages traced to them (son Joseph b.5 Jan 1660) : Joseph Soper, b.Eng d.23 Dec 1678 Plymouth MA : source 2 : & : A Joseph Soper (c1638-c1682) b.Eng d.Suffolk, Boston : Millennium File Record from Ancestry.com
- Elizabeth Alcock Soper & Joseph Soper Citizenship & Naturalization Records 1657 ancestry.com.au
: Joseph m.Elizabeth Alcock 5 Jun 1656 (wife b.10 Apr 1628 Dedham, Mass) by Governor John Endicott; Joseph d.c1683 & Elizabeth became Mrs Helman by 1683 source
: Joseph, mariner, of Boston; his eldest dau Elizabeth b.Boston 3 ## 1665 m.James Marshal (1659-1688) bef.8 Apr 1682; (James son of James Marshall, a Scotsman & Ruth - James left their estate) they had a part of Joseph's estate; source

John Roper, probably unrelated to Soper, but worth mentioning (c.1588-1637) from New Buckenham, Norfolk, England, sailed with his family 1637, on the Rose of Yarmouth, living in Dedham, MA : source

Greg Soper was mentioned with 29 people in a transaction of 1,450 acres, Isle of Wight County, Virginia. 10 Sept 1637, 'a neck runing S.E. behind Pagan Shore'. Greg sponsored by Arthur Smith, who patented the 1,450a, Source : link to an early history of Isle of Wight County (though Soper not mentioned) : [as immigrants got 50 acres of land (1/29th of 1,450), Greg may have just arrived. The area is across the James River from Jamestown].

Henry Soper (1640-1695) died Dec 1695. m.Sarah Wattles of Huntingdon Pen/New York 1669 & had 8 children. http://data.ancestry.com Discussion group message ‘Ultimately most if not all Sopers in America must be interested in searching Sopers from Cornwall since so many lines can be traced either directly to that area or to the "original" American immigrant, Henry Soper from Dorset .... Immigrated 1660's : source
: Henry Soper (c1638-1694) Birth, Hampshire, England : Death, Huntington, NY : Occupation, brickmaker and farmer : Father, Thomas Soper : 1st of 7 or 8 children was Richard Soper b: Abt 1660 in Huntington, Long Island : source came to America in the mid 1600's out of the Southampton, England port. He was a brickmaker and married Sarah Wattles, who was quite a troublemaker, first settled in Huntington, later their sons moved to Hartford Connecticut;
: Henry Soper, was a freeholder of Huntington, Long Island in 1666 when Duke of York granted the town a Charter. m Sarah, dau of Richard and Sarah Wattles. see, History of Long Island, Vol. 2, p.389. Henry d Dec.18, 1695. Children: Richard, Henry, John, Samuel, William, Benjaminand Jeremiah. [Elizabeth Ann Grant, Compiler The Soper Family of Ocean County (NJ), Worldfathersrose@aol.com]
: An Ancestry.com page with a broken link from pine'at'aol.com said father was John Soper : Another site says father was Thomas Soper, b. 1618 Hampshire
Henry Soper, was a freeholder of Huntington, Long Island in 1666 when Duke of York granted the town a Charter. married Sarah, dau of Richard & Sarah Wattles. see, History of Long Island, Vol. 2, p.389. Henry d 18 Dec 1695.
Henry Soper list his children as Richard, Henry, John, Samuel, William, Banjimin & Jeremiah. Jack & Nancy Soper's line goes through John (see rootsweb)
: Henry Soper's sons of record were Richard, Henry, John, Samuel, William, Benjamin & Jeremiah, from family bible of relative, entries 1812-1854 starting with Albert Soper b.1812 (m.Esther Farquharson 1837) : source
Henry Soper's grandsons, Joseph & brother Richard "were of Hugenot stock who like many other French citizens fled the country" : from a South Jersey Magazine, Vol.13 #1 p. 10
: Henry Soper (1640-1694/5) 'his family may have been originally from France but I have no evidence of it' ; source, LDS ancestral file. ver.4.13 stating Henry Soper b.1640, Hampshire Eng; d.Jan 1694/5. Huntington, NY; Occupation, brickmaker & farmer
: Henry Soper (c1640-1695/6), his parents were Thomas Soper born 1618, married Anne Mitchell, 1 Oct 1640, Henfield, Sussex : [details of Henry Soper's family] : source
---[around 6 different birth places are given above for Henry, perhaps someone might look into all these sources]---
: A good history of Henry & his family is given by Melonie L Soper on this site :
: "Henry 1st brickmaker in Huntington, granted land for the purpose 1667. His home at Mill St & brick kilns nr.Wood dock, W side of harbor. Henry sold his land to neighbor Jonathan Rogers then lived at Dix Hills, where he purchased land from Indains. Earlier in 1668, Henry conveyed 3a of swamp to Jonathan Rogers, both signed his mark, (so Henry an artisan & no scholar). Henry & Sarah's actions meant their name became less than honorable. Children may have moved to other locations to be free of the taint established by parents. As late as 1713, a petition to Governor Hunter, sons Henry, Samuel, John, & Benjamin Soper, complained of grave assaults on them by Suffolk County Sheriff, held 1715. source

Benjamin Sofield b.1640 in Holland. He went to England to sail on the Caledonia in 1662 which landed at Morgan on Cheesequake Creek (NJ) also known as Perth Amboy. Tradition says Benjamin traveled north & settled at Perserberry on Dark Lane ; from Jane Sofield. The name in Dutch was Soper & this was used by many of the American branch : source
: Soper / Sofield tradition says the Sofield were Dutch, from Holland. The name in Dutch was 'Soper', used by many of the American branch and is still is by some. They went to England to sail on The Caledonia in 1662 which may have landed in Morgan, New Jersey : http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/message/an/surnames.soper/1

John Soper (c1656-c1743) emigrated in 1676, to Talbot, MD. A cooper at Prince Georges County, MD 1703. Died Pr George's, MD. Probate 1743-1746. lost link m.Mary HOUSER abt 1690, 10 children lost link
By 1696 John was a civil officer signing a communication to the King William of Orange who ruled 1650-1702 "congratulating your deliverance from the horrid designed assassination against your sacred person"* : [He settled in Calvert County which in part became Prince Georges County source]
John reportedly m.Mary Yates, who probably d.before John's will of 9 Nov 1742, probated 11 Apr 1743 mentioning children John, Robert, Esther (Duvall), Mary (James), Phillis (Lowe), Leah, Jemima, grandsons John & Robert children of an unknown son. In addition Mrs Belle Napoli, Rockville, Mayland, lists children Acquilla (Shaw), Lucy (Lashly) & Priscilla Soper. At the time of writing we lack data on all but son John*
* from
John Soper born c1650/60 I am a 9th generation descendant of John Soper, through his son Robert.

[I'm writing a Soper History book for our branch. Starting with John Soper's immigration. Mixed with various events in American History. lost link]
John Soper arrived in the Maryland Colony. "The Soper Families. Our Maryland Heritage Book 7" discusses family of James P. Soper, of Anne Arundel Co, MD. 1997, 179pp $19.50 (#315-ZH879) source
John Soper (c1658-c1742) a planter, (presumed marriage) a John Soper m. Mary YATES 1693, Prince George, Maryland. 11 children listed here

Thomas Soper was the 1st Soper in New Jersey in 1678. Old members of this family had a tradition they were of Huguenot decent; lost www link

James Soper on a list of very approximatly 500 rebels transported 1685 in a volume of 'Bonded passengers to America' : from Ancestry.com [Duke of Monmouth landed Dorset 1685. He gathered only a small rebel army amongst protestant dissenters in Dorset, Devon & Somerset & was defeated Sedgmoor on 6 July. Many executed in the "Bloody Assizes" that followed]
: [seems James was perhaps transported to Jamaca/Barbados or Leeward Islands, but as named 'Leeward Islands, America' perhaps there?]
: James Soperr 1 of 83 Somerset? prisoners delivered to Sir Christopher Musgrave for transportation, 12 Nov? 1685 Calendar of Treasury Book British History : [Sir Christopher Musgrave MP for Carlisle 1685. 1 of 8 courtiers with interests in West Indies plantations (Barbados/Jamaca/Leewood Isles) who bid for, & shared, 890 rebels, following the Monmouth Rebellion defeat at Sedmoor, 1685. By 1690 pardons issued & half Jamacan prisoners released by 1691, but as reward not given for completing 10y, they could not return]

Abigail Soper's father Joel Soper, his father m.Phoebe Moore. Phoebe's mother was Sarah Brown whose father is Peter Brown according to the internet. Loomis Family Book which clearly lists that Peter Brown is the Son of the Mayflower Pilgrim, yet the Mayflower Soc lists that Peter of the Mayflower [1620] had no male children. source

"Sloper,sometimes Soper. A Wiltshire family" were mentioned Nov 1692 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA. http://al_beagan.tripod.com/APRIL4/3522.htm

Samuel Soper, Joseph Soper & Salter Soper were 3 brothers. Family Tradition is that they from Soper's Lane, London, who came to Massachusetts in the 18th century : from British Ballads from Maine [about popular song] pub.1929 Google Books snippet

Robert Soaper transported from Newgate (Prison), London, England to Virginia, departure August 1721: Immigrant Ship, Prince Royal source. With another 116 malefactors transported by Jonathan Forward at his own cost to Mat. Plantations in America. Possibly this is the Robert Souper that www.houseofnames.com says arrived in Virginia in 1721

William Soper (1769-1837) grave at Marlboroug village NY says d.14 Feb age 67y 8m b.Exeter, Eng (so c.Jun 1769 & the William bpt.9 Jul 1769 St Sidwell, Dev assumed). To US (NY State) 1783, [age abt 14] poss.with mother & step-father. He become lawyer; m.Eleanor Dickerson 1895; 'Judge Soper's' picture at Ulster County Courthouse, Kingston, NY; from grgrgrdau Mrs H B (Florence) Montgomery (1896- ) of Hampton, Virginia in New Soper Compendium p.241 : [assuming parents had some wealth, John a weaver (employer) of St Sidwells 1770 or Dr Abraham Soper, of St Sidwell 1782]

Cornelius Soper from London, settled in Maryland long before the revolutionary war, [ie >1776]. He had 7 sons, possibly one was Lawrence Soper, of Kentucky 1800 - 1877 m.Luraner Soper, his cousin, had 7 sons source : [no Cornelius on London List, just poss London, USA?]

Joseph Soper (c1750-1830) b.England m.Phebe d.4 Jan, Hempstead, LI, NY. 10 children b.1779-87 at Hempsted, NY, starting with Sarah 25 Jul 1779 lost link & geni.com
: Joseph's grdau Susan Soper (1816-1886) m.Hiram Eastman, lived Long Island, NY [her parents William (1787-1875) & Elizabeth Raynor (1787-1861); Linda Hartz researching Susan 2013 ancestry; reply from Carole Diamond]

Mordecai Soper (1746-1824) b.England or Connecticut, served in the American Revolution 1780 source; b.31 Dec m.Naomi Owen 4 Apr 1770 age 23 at Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut; & d.6 Aug Milton, Chittenden, Vermont, USA
: Mordicai Soper b.31 Dec 1746, some say 'England', others 'New England', most likely Mass. m.Naomi Owen, both bur.Milton Cem, VT. Son, Remember Soper, b.4 Mar 1794, Miton source. A possible disreputable brother, Gilbert Soper as they show up together, c.1778 in Poultney,VT & other New England towns source from Gukaluck'at'lewiscounty.com : New England Historical & Genealogical Society records both say Mordecai b.Eng source
: Mordecai Soper b.31 Dec 1746, d.6 Aug 1824 Milton, Vermont. US, m.Naomi Owen (1751-1838) b.& d.US; End of a reasearched maternal line of a person who took Y-DNA paternal test from www.ysearch.org
: Mordecai Soper b.31 Jan 1748 & d.Vermont to John & Phebe ne Soper (from igi no other mention of Mordecai in Eng)
: Joseph (1783-1851) b.Poultney, VT; A capt in 1812 war; drowned in St Lawrence, source
: Joseph/Elecra of Bombay, Franklin Co, NY (formerly of Milton, VT). 1877, Libertyville, Lake Co. (removed from Hartford), when dau Eliz m.1850
: Mordecai Soper (1746-1829) m.Elizabeth Owens 1770, served as private Vermont militia 1780-1. b.Eng; d.Vermont; son Joseph (1780-1850) m.Electa Lake Mansfield 9 Jul 1807 : [from Nat.Soc.of the Daus of the American Revolution vol.3 p.122] : [source]
: Mordecai Soper (1746-1824) was born in England; from "The Compendium of American Geology" by Virkus : Some disagree. Research finds Mordecai in Windsor, Connecticut before hos marriage. English birth is enhanced by "The Vermont Historical Gazetter"; Google Books snippet from The New Soper Compendium, pub.1989
: Mordecai Soper (1756????-1929?) from England, 'died Vermont 1929????', last of line on a US Tree : (father John Soper) from FamilyHistory.com [now unable to find this document. Died 175 years old! .....another world breaking Soper achievement]

Lucy Sooper b.abt1784 Liverpool, Lancs : m.Keilah Hall 1 Dec 1801 Raynham, Plymouth, Massachusetts : died 27 Sep 1857 Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine (igi) not in US

William Soper sailed for Georgia, 1784. A group of Saltzburgers, who were Lutheran, religious refugees, went from Augsburg to Rotterdam. From Rotterdam, 42 sailed through storms on The Purysburg, spending 3 days stranded on a sandbank, arriving Dover 22 Dec 1783. 30 people joined them there making 72 emigrants (+18 crew?) who left Dover for Gorgia 8 Jan 1784, arriving Charlston 2 Mar. On 11 Mar they pitched tents in Savannah then left to their allocated lands. Their settlement called Ebenezer was around 13 miles from Abercorn. The English supplied one year's supply of food, animals & farming equipment. Many names on the list of immigrants seem to be or been anglicised source - also 1 & 2

Sarah Soapher/Soaper (1776-1835) b.England, m.Cornelious Van Dyke, b.Holland 7 May 1774 ; he immigrated to US 1790 & killed in Illinois by Indians 1813. 6 children: John, Sarah Ellen, Anna Marie b.1801, Minard b.1805, Ferdinand b.1808 & Christopher Columbus b.1809. Sarah & children in 1825 Illinois census, she died Louistown, Illinois. (Soper & Van Dyke surnames were paying taxes around 1768-1785, in the 9 Partners Tract in N.Y.) from Elizabeth Thornton, a descendant : source 1. Another message from Paul Van Dyke, a descendant, says Sarah (Sally) Soper (Sopher) : source 2 : Sarah died 1835, buried Oak Hill Cem, Lewistown, Fulton Co. Il. source 3

The Soper family came to America from Scotland in 1800 : from biography of Dr C P Soper born Warren county, New York 7 Jul 1861 : Source

Mary Ann Soper (c1789-?) m John Collyer (b. 28 Feb 1785 in Thursley Parish, Surrey), child John Colyer (c1820- ) family recorded in Wanborough records 1822-4.'Not certain if marriage took place England prior to coming to IL'. [m. not in Surrey Marriage Index, or Surrey IGI. nor in IL marriage index] : lost link : This link says Mary Ann was sister of Joshua

William Soper Knott, (1796-1826), b.17 Nov, Ashburton, Dev ; d.17 Feb, Boston, Mass (age 29) : m.Sarah Bickford, 18 Feb 1819, Portland, Maine. family tree : also... He came to Boston about 1815 (Mother Ann Soper (1757-1809) b.26 Sept, Ilsington, Dev d.4 Apr, Ashburton; Father, William Knott of Ashburton, reportedly lost at sea, off Newfoundland (went down in a ship?). left a "..if I do not return.." will of Aug 1809, written in Dartmouth, proved 1815. Family tradition indicates he was a sea captain) : from Gloria, Gr-gr-gr-gr-gr granddau, &
- son William Soper Knott b.17 Jan 1822 Portland, Maine : m.Rebbecca Everett 7 Sep 1846 New Portland : d.15 Jun 1895, Elk Mound, Dunn Co.
- son William Soper Knott b.16 Jul 1853 New Vineyard, Maine, a farmer m.Albertina Behrend 21 Oct 1877 Dunn Co, Wisconsin source
: & my mother's grandfather descended from Francis Eliaphat Knott , son of William Soper Knott Jr, son of William Soper Knott II, son of Capt William Soper Knott of Dev from April Conway

A German Soper immigrated before 1809 : Fencer Soper a thrifty farmer & stock-raiser on 143a at Orion Township. He used to drove herds of cattle to Detroit. He traces the ancestral line back to Germany, but his father, Owen Soper (1809-1858), b.New York & came to Pontiac Township, Michigan, made a clearing & built a log house, surrounded by Indians & wild game, settlers were few. He died, still reclaiming wilderness. Wife, Ann Hayes b.1816, from NY, they had 9 children (from ‘//book pub 1951?) source

S F Soper (c1800-?) a trader from Boston, age 22 arrived port Boston 2 Feb 1822 also Mrs Soper age 16 : Boston 1821-1850 Passenger & Immigration Lists : from Ancestry.com

Thomas Soper (1801-1882) b.Eng. In 1860 census for Floyd Co IN with his son b.1827 also England & several daughters. [presume immigration <>1827-60] : from Donna Colyer, looking for more info. from Soper-d-request@rootsweb.com message on 5 May 2003

Joshua T Soper (c1827-?) , 53, a farmer, b.Eng, living Precinct 7, Ellis, Texas, at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated 1827-59 : Household; Joshua T 53, his wife Margareth 43, b.'GER' : children b.'IN' Mary G. 22 : Thomas 21 : Agnes 16 : Elana 12 : Emma 12 : Charles 10 : Fanny 6 : George 1 b.'TX' : Joshua's father Thomas Soper c1801 79, a widower, b.Eng. [see mid 1800's] : [Connection? a Joshua Thomas Soper b.29 Sept 1826 to Thomas & Mary Soper, Sloane Terrace Wesleyan, Chelsea, Lon]
: ['41cen Thompson Rents, Bishopsgate, St Botolph without, M.sx; John Soper 15-19, Samuel 15-9 both wool carders, Joshua 13. Sarah 11, Lucy 8 : '51cen Joshua not vis]

William Soper (1796-1837) b.Exeter, Eng, d.14 Feb 1837, Riverside Cemetery, Marlborough, New York. [The next grave, Eleanor Dickerson Soper 8 Oct 1829 : source] : [IGI have William Soper born Jun 1769, Exeter, Devon & m.Eleanor Dickerson 25 Nov 1794 at Shawangunk, Ulster, New York, from igi]

James Soper (1790-1870) m.Mary Reed (1794-1868), Bovey Tracy, Devon, 20 Jan 1820 (James, a Farmer, b.Eng , d.US & Mary b.Kingsteignton, Dev). Assume from below, the family immigrated from Devon to Maine USA between 1831 & 4 : 7 children b.Totnes? Devon, then last 3 b.Winslow?, Maine, US. William Reed Soper (1820-1857), a miller; James (1822-1824) b 4 Jun & d.12 Dec Eng, age 2; John Edward* (1824-1912); Ann Reed Soper (1825-1890); George James (1827-1878); Jabez Henry (1829-1863); Charles (1829-1852); James Charles (1831-1852); -- imigration-- Mary Sibella (1834-1852) b.1 Feb Winslow, Maine, US; d.Dixmont, Maine, US 2 Aug age 60; Edward Reed Soper (1836-1895), Samuel Wesley Soper (1842-1845c) b.21 Aug Dixmont, Maine, US; d.Maine, US age 2. (Parents & all the children died in Maine) : from a Reed family site
: *coincidence? a John Edward Soper; Declaration of Intention 1914 Naturalization Petition, Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, Cleveland : Oath of Allegiance (1921) : footnote.com : [but JES above b.USA & d.1912]

Thomas Soper & Mary Rhodes Soper, from London, England mid 1800's (I know pretty much the year) The couple, with many children, (including Joshua Thomas Soper) settled in Allegheny city Pittsburg) PA. I've family history from their family bible if anyone is interested, from Becky Hogue source [see Joshua T Soper & Thomas emmigrated 1827-59] :
Thomas Soper m.Mary Rhodes, 1823, London, son Joshua Thomas Soper b.29 Sept 1826, Chelsea, Lon

David Soper (1808-84) b.Hants, Eng; to US c1835; from 'New Soper Compendium' p.261 : [David b.28 May 1806, Burghclere, Hants to William & Ann Clark who m.1792, Burghclere; m.Eliza Butler, 28 Jun 1834, Burghclere]
: '60cen David at Sullivan, Madison Co, NY 'Eliza E Butler 45 [d.1893], b.Newberg, Eng [Newbury, Hants?]; Mary A 17; Helen 0 14; Hannah M 12; Theresa 10; Rosaline 8; & working elsewhere; John A 5 (d.1931); Charles E 20 [farmer of Sullivand d.1912] all b.NY; from 'Soper Compendium'
: '80cen David 72 farmer of Cazenovia, Madison, NY; Eliza 65, both b.Eng US cen

Sophier (Frank) Hardenburger/Hardenberger (1820-1904) b. Strausburg, Germany [Strasbourg, France?] & immigrated to US abt 1836, married Mary Ann (Polly Ann) Rutherford (1830-1907) in Clark County, Indiana. He was a Lutheran, a shoemaker & died Auburn, NE . He might have been Jewish, but he never followed that faith : from Jim Bower (his wife a gr.grandaughter) source Any connection? to...
Frank Sophier "from Strausburg, Germany,.to avoid the German military he changed his name upon entering the US to Hardenberger". The ggggrandfather of Jani Rogers. She says he was seperated from his sister at Ellis Island [but this opened in 1892] source

John E Soper (c1838-?) 42 flour dealer, b.Eng, living Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated between 1838-1867 : Household; wife Oclavia 45 b.ME : Mabel 14 b.MA US census : [8 John 22-24 in '61cen, only 1 a John E: George 52, plasterer at 35 Caroline Place, Paddington; b.Bovy Tracy, Dev; Miriam 52 b.Bishops Stanton, Dev; John E 24m carman b.Newton Abbott, Dev; James G 18 postman b.NA; Samuel 13, scholar; Emma L 11; David 8 scholar; Miriam G 1 all b.Bayswater & dau-in-law Jane 25m b.Marylebone (presume John's wife)]

John Soper b.Eng [error*] m.Aseaneth Bedell. They left Eng* for Kitley, Ontario, Can, then St Lawrence County, NY; only child Ebenezer Blanchard Soper (1840-1922) b.Rossi, SD L; from grgrgrson George Eben Soper, jnr, West Des Moines, Iowa in 'New Soper Compendium' p.262 : [Eng m.not vis igi; or bmd but that only started c.1840 : *error; not from Eng; Rootweb pages have his father Solomon Soper (1786-1867) b.Vermont, Can rootsweb]

John Soper, formerly of Banwell insolvant farmer & grazier. Opposed at Debtors Court, Guildhall, Bristol 21 Jul 1840 (adjourned from 14 Jul) by Rev R P Jones, rector of Charfield on behalf of his sister who rented him a farm for £150 pa. In 27 Feb 1838 he owed £90 & half year rent almost due, he auctioned his stock, (part repaying parents & Mr Bruce), quit the farm & went to America he travelled & settled in Oct as clerk at Locomotive Engine Company, St Philips & lived in Cornwallis Place, Baptist Mills, Bristol. The rev obtained legal possesion, but Soper summoned witnesses before assize judges, who dismissed petition & charged Soper costs. Soper once apprenticed to Mr Bruce of Bristol who loaned £642 to establish a business. His father advanced £150 in 1819 & various sums at other times. John took silver cup & 11 spoons worth £50, but unaccounted for. After coming into money, he repaid £165 to his mother, £70 to Brages Fry, his attorney & nephew & £100 to Mr Bruce (£200 owed). Defence admitted he'd given fraudulant preference to his elderly parents for repayments. John who'd been in prison some days sentenced (?10 months prison if requested by any of his creditors?); in 'The Bristol Mercury' 25 Jul, from newspapers.bl.uk

William S Soper (c1840-?) 40 farmworker, single, b.Eng, living Precinct 5, Weld, Colorado, at 1880 census. Living with seven others on (sheep?) farm. US census

Mary A Soper b.Plymouth, Eng d.Newburyport, Mass; m,[?early 1840s] Lawrence Messenger (>1805-1888) d.Nova Scotia Newburyport, son of Ebeneezer Messenger; children Harriet, Lawrence (ships carpenter), Mary A, Elizabeth. Josephine b.1845 Bridgetown, Nova Scotia, William, Hughdough (forman, navy shipyard), John, Maria Louise & unamed dau. Google Books

William Soper (c1840-?) 40 working in a stone quarry, b.Eng, living Monguagon, Wayne, Michigan , at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated between 1840-1859 : Living with wife Margrette (39) b.Ire[land?] : 6 children b.MI; Florence 14; Ida 13; William 12; Thomas 8; Harriet 5; Edith 3 : [see '70 cen Presume immigrated bef1859 when dau Mary born]

William Soper (c1822- ) b.Eng; m.Frances (c1823- ); 1st vis 1850 census; Seneca, Ontario County, NY with son William Sims Soper (1844-1912) (b.Geneva, NY) & dau, Lucy Soper (c1847- ). from Mrs Dorothy H Soper, Minneapolis, Minnesota. New Soper Compendium p.267

William Soper (c1819-?) 61 a ships carpenter, b.Eng, living Chicago, Cook, Illinois, at 1880 census. Living with wife, Matilda Soper 58 b.c1824 England & single daughter, Matilda 21 US census : ---
: William (c1820-?), age 29 & Matilda (c1822-?), age 27, sailed from Liverpool, (British) [on The Niagara?], 14 Aug 1849, from Irish Immigrants: New York Port Arrival Records, 1846-1851 from Ancestry.com : [Possibly related to James 33 (see b.1847) & wife Mary 30, also b.Eng & living in Cook]

Ann Soper (c1802-?) 47, Elizabeth 16, William 12, Richard 11 (British), Embarked Penzance on 'The Oregon', Arrived USA, 17 Aug 1849 : from Irish Immigrants: New York Port Arrival Records, 1846-1851, from www.ancestry.com
Ann Soper (c1804-?), a widowed housekeeper 76 with William Soper (c1835-?) a single shopkeeper 45 & Richard Soper (c1838-?), single, Rail Road Worker 42. All b.Eng. At Minersville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania at 1880 US census : [Richard Soper b.9 Oct 1808, East Newlyn, Cornwall. Married Ann Grey, 16 Feb 1835, Redruth, Cornwall : baptisms at E.Newlyn, William 6 Mar 1836 & Richard (1 Dec 1838?)]

Thomas Harris Soper & Mary (nee Kipling) immigrated to US 1847-52; between birth of a son John Harris Soper b.17 Nov 1846 at Plymouth, Dev & his attendance at school in Chicago, Illinois 1852 (They went there from New York)
To California 1861 : Son m.1871 there : Son went to Hawaii 1877 ran a sugar plantation & lead the country's troops, he helped depose it's monarch before it became a US state see biog

Mrs Ann Soper Varnum of Dunn County, Wisconsin, b.England, m.Reverend Daniel Beeman. (Daniel b.4 May 1802, Pennsylvania d.8 Jul 1880, Dunn Co, Wisconsin : from Rootsweb)
I'm looking for an Ann Soper b.18 Jan 1812, d.1 June 1867; first m.Mr Varnum, widowed & m.Rev Beeman 1 Jan 1834. They had 11 children : from Soper Rootsweb forum Mar 2000, by linda_hayden source : [but if 1st marriage was not in England, no UK Soper connection]

W H Soper; a captain of America NS; an alien, arrived London, England at 3 Jan 1850, on the 'Princess Victoria' of Antwerp, Belgium scan; from England Alien Arrivals; Ancestry.com

Joseph Soper (c1792-?), a glassblower, age 58, b.France, family Elizabeth, Charles, Nicholas, Josephine, Joseph: 1850, NYS Census Williamsburg Village (another glassblower, b.Germany in the same village census, Michael Rumph, aged 41) [could there be a France in US?] source : &

Phillip Sopfer (c1832-?) a mason from Germany, age 19, was on 'The Sir Robert Peel' arriving 12 Nov 1851 from London, England to US source

Sarah Soper b.10 Jun 1823, Kent, Eng; d.Vermont, US. m.George Francis; (their parents Robert Soper & Elizabeth & Rebecca Francis & unknown) ; their son, Joseph Francis (1848-1931) b.13 Dec Upper Haling, Kent d.Iowa; Sarah d.1853 at sea, her husband d.Woodbury, Iowa, US 1877; Joseph's son (1878-1974) d.Washington : www.ysearch.org; End of a researched maternal line of a person who took Y-DNA paternal test contact Jean Knight (jeankiloh'at'aol.com)
: [Sarah Soper bpt.St Mary Magdalene, Woolwich, Kt (igi) (parents m.not vis igi) m.George Francis Apr>Jun 1847 North Aylesford dist (bmd)]
: [offchance? of Sarah Francis 1853 death in UK port bmd Apr>Jun Bristol, Jul>Sep Swansea & Oct>Dec Newport (bmd)]

George Richard Soper immigrated to US 1851 stonemason m.Elizabeth Eleanor Stephens Jan>Mar 1848 E.Stonehouse, Devon
: ['80cen George Richard Soper (c1822-?) 58 stone mason, b.Eng, living Mount Pleasant, Wayne, Pennsylvania; wife Elizabeth E Soper 56 b.Eng c1824; Household; Anna E Soper 28unm b.'PA' & John Page 65 widow, English, farmer : US census]
: [Elizabeth Eleanor Soper of Pennsylvania, USA in house transaction with [brother in law?] Anthony Soper, New St, Plymouth, Dev 1895]
: [father Anthony : an Anthony m.Jane 1821]

Ormas Sopher (c1832-?) (or Soper/or Soaper) born, some say Germany, some say Holland. He immigrated from somewhere in the States to Ontario Canada. m.Letitia Schell Sunnidale, Simcoe County, Ontario from source

(Frank) Sophier / Hardenburger b.28 Oct 1820, Strassburg, Germany, m.27 Nov 1854, New Providence, Clark County, Indiana to Mary Ann (Polly Ann) Rutherford (1830-1907), b.Clark Co,IN. Frank, a Lutheran, Shoemaker d.9 Apr 1904, Auburn, Nemaha Co, NE : source : Presume same person here, from Jani Rogers [dead e-mail] She says 'to avoid the German military, he changed his name upon entering the U.S. from Sophier to Hardenberger. At Ellis Island, his sister & he got seperated'.

Mary Soaper (c1813-?) a widow, age 67, living with her son-in-law, William Longman, a cattle dealer - her daughter Mary Jane (ne Soper) (c1851-?) (29), also b.Eng : in 1880 US census. So presumably emmigrated between 1852-1880 : US census

Edward Soper (c1814-?) 40, labourer; Barbara Soper c1824-?, 30; Elizabeth Soper 8; Liverpool to NY on board 'Constellation' arriving 4 Sep 1854. All gave nationality as US, so possibly returning source (broken link) : [??a child b.1857 at sea to Edward Soper & ? (more details available; Overseas bmdregisters)] : ['51cen Edward Soper 37 farmer of 53 acres; (one eye) at Goitre, Llangwm Ucha, Wales, Monmouthshire; b.Briston; Brabara Soper 25 b.State of Ohio, United States; Elizabeth Soper 4 b.Cirelville, Ohio, US; also serv Abselon Edward 15 b.Shirnewton, Mon; scan] ; [no Edward of that age vis '41cen; assume in US, guess m.c1845, no Edward above]

Byron Soper an alien arrived Dover, England 10 Apr 1856 on the 'Diamant' of Ostend, Belgium a gun maker from USA, Whington? scan; from England Alien Arrivals; Ancestry.com

Mr C Soper arrived New York on brig 'Emily W Seaburn' from Malaga, 1 Oct 1857 : 2 Miss & 2 Mr & J MacDonal (lady) & son [servants?] nytimes.com

Alexander Henderson Sopereargo b.1858 at sea : [?perhaps most likely going to US?] : [?unlikely link? - an Alexander H Soper, 1329 30th St. NW., death reported 12/13 Nov 1907, age 57 years Washington Post : source]

L M Soper, passenger sailed on steamship 'Florida' from New York to Savannah 15 Feb 1858 : nytimes.com

William Soper (c1859-1932) b.Eng m.Annie White ( -1931); resident of Butler County, Penn at his death. New Soper Compendium p.267 : [no Soper/White m.bmd]

William Soper (c1838-?) a lime burner, b.Eng. In 1870 census of Monguagon, Wayne, Michigan, he was 32 (40 in stone quarry 1880 & 52 1900) with wife Margret, b.Ireland 32 (39 in 1880). Children? Mary (c1859), Margaret (c1860), Florence (c1865), Ida (c1866), William (c1868), Thomas E (c1872-5), Harriet (c1875), Edith (c1877). [Presumably immigrated before 1859 when dau b. RootsWeb's Soper Archive : Sep/Oct'02] : ['41cen 12 Williams age 1-4 no obvious match with job/children's names : not vis bmd] : [see '80 cen]

Peter Soaper (c1839-?) 41 a married laborer, b.Eng, living Keeseville, Clinton, New York in 1880 US census. Presumably emmigrated between 1840-1866 : Household; all b.NY Lucy Soaper 42, John 15, Prosper 13, Mary J 11, James H 8, Peter 2m : [??'61cen, a Peter 27 bootmaker & Lucy 26 unm ladys maid serv lodging at High Street Rectory, Basingstoke. Hants, Eng, both b.Odiham; but why not vis '41, '51 (or '71 & '81cen) : no UK m.vis]
: [Peter Soper (c1839- ) b.Eng; m.Lucy b.c1838 NY; '80cen at Keeseville, New York with 5 kids b.1865-80 [inc aspirational 'Prosper Soper']; from New Soper Compendium p.263]

Anna Soper married Vaclav Kroc in the Czech Republic, His first wife, Katherine Kumbra or Kumbera, died Prauge 1866?. They immigrated to USA 1867, with children Mary & Joseph Kroc. Believed Katherine d.Prauge 1866. Believed Joseph b.21 Mar 1863, Prauge or b.Pilzen. Believed Mary, my ancestor, b.Pilzen 16 Oct 1858. from Bonita Hoffmeister Rootsweb Nov'06

Fredric Soper (c1819-?) 61 a huckster [a hawker], b.Eng, living Peoria, Illinois. 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated 1866-80; wife Anne Soper (c1835-?) 46; Fredric Soper (c1861-?), laborer 20; Frank Soper (c1866-?), laborer 15 all b.Eng; Edward, b.IL 1 : ['41cen no Frederick vis; '51cen Fredric 32 at Glos b.S.set; '61cen Fredrick Henry Soper 41, tea house keeper at Clifton, Glos, b.Compton, S.set; Anna 25 lodging house keeper; Fredrick G Soper 1 both b.Clifton, Glos, also visiter Emma Thuston 25 milliner unm dress maker, b.Ireland; '71cen not vis]

Thomas Cornish Soper (1842-?), 25 in 1867 Registration Year, b.Eng [presume Cornwall!]: ref 54038, from Foreign-Born Voters of California in 1872 : source [a Thomas Cornish Soper birth registered Oct>Dec 1844, Plymouth, Devon]

John Harris Soper (1846-?), 22 in 1868 Registration Year, b.Eng : ref 54037, from Foreign-Born Voters of California in 1872 : source : [John Harris Soper managed Pioneer Mill Co 1877-8 growing cane : He managed Soper, Wright & Co, Ookala, Big Island, a sugar plantation prior to his appointment as Marshal of the Hawaiian Kingdom 1884 source : He was Hawaii Postmaster 1883-4 & Commander in Chief of Honolulu during 1893 uprising (son William there age 17): (a J H Soper died, age 78, 1923 Aylmer Express, Ontario)`] : [John Harris Soper, birth registered Oct>Dec 1846, Plymouth, Dev (4 other Harris Sopers in Devon bmd)]
J H Soper It appears from the evidence that this opium was sold at public auction by LJ Levey 1 April 1886, under instructions from JH Soper, Marshal, … snippet from Reports of Decisions Rendered by the Supreme Court of the Hawaiian Islands p.962

Mr Soper on steamship 'St Laurent' from Havre & Brest [France?] to NY 28 Jul 1868 : New York Times : New York Times

? Soper, (1839-?) b.London, Eng 1839 [source] I wish you had provided more information. I've found John Soper, Tom Soper & Polly Soper living, Middletown, Lake Co, California in 1870's. Apparently moved there with some other wealthy English friends. They were friends of my Whittington ancestors. I've more on these Sopers, from Linda Powers : source

Frederick Soper (c1844-?) 36 a carpenter, b.Eng, wife Annie Soper (c1843-?) 37 : children Maggie 13, Annie 11 & Lizzie 9 all b.Eng : living Wyandotte, Kansas, '80cen US : If married England, presumably emmigration between 1870-1880 US census
Frederick William Soper (1844-1919) m.Anne Tollick. Immigrated to Kansas City, US, May 1872. Anne d.1885 there. After Anne died, Frederick m.Mary Margaret Lawton. He died (as 'a Reverend') 1919, Washington State. Parents; Frederick Soper, a carpenter (c1825-?) b.Ashburton, Dev m.Marguerite Tribble (b.abt.1827 Ashburton, Dev) : See Devon [1825]

J R Soper, the whaling schr, of Provincetown, was wrecked on Bird Island, Caribbean Sea, May 25 : 20 Jun 1870 nytimes.com

Cath Soper (c1839-?) 34, Annie Soper (c1860-?) 13, John Soper (c1862-?) 11, Catherine Soper (c1863-?) 10, Eleanor Soper (c1864-?) 9, Rose Soper (c1868-?) 5, Richardson Soper (c1870-?) 3 sailed from Queenstown, Ireland & Liverpool to Boston, traveled steerage on 'The Atlas' arriving 22 July 1873. English & planning to stay in US [family headed by Katherine E Soper at Croydon, Surrey '71cen when Eleanor was Helena & no Richardson : '61cen at 77 Borough Rd, Southwark, John R Soper 31 bricklayer b.Newington, Catherine 25, Annie MC 3, John C 10m]

B S Soper on the steamship 'City of London' from NY to Liverpool [25 passengers inc some sister baptists on board] 22 Nov 1874 : New York Times; in 'Bradford Observer' 7 Dec scan
B S Soper, Mrs Soper & 3 children & a servant on steamship 'City of Montreal' from Liverpool to NY (26 passengers). New York Times 2 Jan 1875; New York Times

Mary Soper b.1855 Ireland; immigrated 1875-8; '05cen Mary Sobel at 61st St, Manhattan, a household head with Alice Cody, b.1865 & Patrick Cody b.1886 Ireland
'10 & '20cen Mary Sopel & Alice Cody vis at 61st St. Mary; Alice a 'sister-single-nurse'. Patrick not vis; from sab54, Soper forum, Ancestry.com; Mar'12 : [not vis elsewhere]

Dr Franklin Soper 1878 : Francis Marion Soper 1882 : Harvey Soper 1886 : Vol.1, pages 55, 72a & 93; 1217.66 Declarations of Intention (First Papers) : delaware.gov : [connection? Francis Manin Soper 1884 below?]


1880 US Census of people born in UK : [by 1880 there were already far more Sopers in US than in UK; 2,520 v 1,841]

Fredric Soper (c1819-?) 61 a huckster [a hawker], b.Eng, living Peoria, Illinois, '80cen. Presumably emmigrated between 1866-1880 with wife Anne Soper (c1835-?) 46 : Fredric Soper (c1861-?), laborer 20 : Frank Soper (c1866-?), laborer 15 all b.Eng, with Edward, born IL 1 : [see above]

Frank Soper (c1850-?) 30, labourer, sailed steerage on RMSS City of Richmond, from Liverpool, England via Queenstown, Ireland, arriving New York 17 May 1880 [Sarah Hicks an 18 year old Spinster was next in the passenger list, perhaps a relationship?] rootsweb.com

George J Soper (c1826-?), 54, a farmer, widower, b.Eng, living Precinct 7, Ellis, Texas, at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated 1826-60. Living with son & daughter Clarence G. 21 and Althea 17, both born 'ME'

George Soper (c1842-?) 38 b.Eng, living Irgua, Humbolt, California, '80cen, only other member of household, Nels Peterson, a Swedish Stock Herder

George Soper, (1849-?) single, a 31 year old, b.Eng, working In Lumber Mill. Iaqua, Humboldt, California 1880 US census

Henry Soper (c1845-?) 35 b.Eng, a butcher, living Senachwine, Putnam, Illinois, at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated 1845-1875 : Household, Henry 35 : Maggie 33 b W.VA : 3 Children b IL : Grace 5 : Frank 3 : Edward 9m (see Thomas (36) above, also in Senachwine. A brother?) : (another English born butcher, James Soper, 33, 2 years younger) US census : [a Henry L Soper (1845-?) was an assistant to a butcher in Tonbridge, Kent, England in 1871 census (b.Hadlow, Kent)]

Henry E Soper (c1846-?) 34 a single clothing clerk, b.Eng, living Manhattan, '80cen, in the large household of Gustavus JOHNSON, [probably a department store] : [no doubt other Henrys, but only obvious records : a Henry Soper b 1845, Penton Mewsey, Andover : & a Henry Edwin Soper married 1872, Westminster]

James Soper (c1847-?) 33 a butcher, b.Eng, living Chicago, Cook, Illinois , at 1880 census. Presumably emmigrated between 1847-1877: Household ; Mary Soper (c1850-?) 30 b.Eng & daughter Alice 4 born IL. [Possibly related to William 61 (see b.1819), also b.Eng & living in Cook.] (another English born butcher, Henry Soper, 35, 2 years older)
: ?a James Soper (c1847-?) english butcher 44, married sailed on "Saale" from New York, NY, arriving Southampton 26 Jul 1891 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Margaret Soper (c1823-?) 57 keeping house, Manhattan, New York. Born Scotland. A widow living with her son, George Soper 28 a Salesman, born NY, who's father also b.Scotland. '80cen [could this be the Scots family who immigrated 1800's?]

Thomas H Soper (c1823-?) 57 a house joiner, b.Eng, living Vallejo, Solano, California, '80cen. Living with Sarah A Soper 43, a single dressmaker, b.Eng. Probably tenants in Elizabeth Greenfield's household.

Thomas Soper (c1844-?) 36 b.Eng, Keeping a billiard hall in Senachwine, Putnam, Illinois, '80cen, single, no other members in household, but Henry Soper 36 & family was also b.Eng & was living in Senachwine, (brother?)

William Soper (c1845-?), b. England, a farmer, living Macon, Bureau, Illinois, '80cen : [Presumably emmigrated around 1870] : Household; William 35 with Sarah Soper, b.Eng c1849 31, keeping house. All their children born 'IL' : William H 9 : Mary E. 6 : Samuel 3 US census from Mormon's IGI site

William Henry Soper (1830-1914) farmer, b.Devon, Eng to William Soper & Mary (nee Granville) of Eng; d.Highlands, Bayare, Guthrie County, Iowa. m.Sarah Longman (1845-1922) Toronto, Canada. Both families come US together from Eng. After short stay in Peoria, Ill, moved to Iowa 1884. children inc? William H (1870-89); Samuel John (1877-1945) ?b.Peoria, Ill 1877; & Isaac (1884-97).; from grdau Mrs Karen Soper Pickett, De Soto, Iowa in New Soper Compendium p.263 : [Granville m.not vis yet in Dev notes or bmd] : [??a William H labourer & wife, Eng, sailed 1st class[!], Boston>Liverpool 1908]

William Soper (c1847-?) 33 a married laborer, b.Eng, living at Ed 68, Bristol, Rhode Island , '80cen. Presumably emmigrated


Michael Sopar (c1842-?) 39 male worker; Germany to US. Steerage on the German 'SS Katie' from Stettin to 9 Nov 1881 ancestry.co.uk: [no Michaels in UK's '81cen]

Thomas Morgan Soper (1861-1957) b.Dartmouth, Dev, 8 Jan 1861, son of John & Mary Soper. He grew to manhood England. At age 20 (c1881) he came to Banford, Ontario, Canada, with his brother Harry Soper. He resided there until 1884 when he moved to Florence, Kansas. www.ku.edu : [father age 7 '41cen] : [parents '61cen] : ['71cen age 9 at Townstal, Dev; b.Dartmouth, with John A 30 & Mary A 40] : [not with parents '81cen]

Margaret D Soper (c1868-?) (Not a US emmigrant, but possibly parent was...?) age 13, born as a British American, a scholar, living with her grandmother Ann D Soper b.Eng 71 at 13 St Georges Esplanade, St Peter-Port, Guernsey during 1881 British Census : [not vis '71/'91cen or bmd m]

Francis Manin Soper Declarations of Intention 1882, place of origin Canada, 'Francis Marion Soper', Record for Naturalization 1884 : Vol.2, page 94, 1217.79 Petition & Record for Naturalisation at Kent, Delaware : place of origin Canada : delaware.gov

Walter James Soper (1861-1937) to US c1882 & d.Hot Springs, S.Dakota; m.Zilpha Marian Campbell. son, James W. Soper b.1900 Custer County, S.Dakota & dau Edith (Mc Kenna); more in Soper Compendium p.265 : [Walter James b.Jan>Mar 1862 to Edward m.Wilmot Anne Northcott who m.1859]

Frank Soper (1852-1907) b.Eng; son, Frank Abbott Soper (1883-1955) b.Pueblo, Colorado & d.Denver; Contributed to New Soper Compendium p.265 by grson Frank William Soper, Denver, Colorado & Frank William Soper, jr, of Albuquerque, New Mexico; [b.not vis bmd (& no Soper/Abbott m.vis)]

Miss M A Soper on steamship 'City of Rome' from Liverpool to NY; from New York Times 10 Aug 1883; [around 10 unm Mary Ann's in 10-26 in UK's '81cen]

Mrs Soper & 2 children sailed on steamship 'Baltic', Ny to Liverpool : New York Times 30 Jan 1883 : New York Times

John H Soper, from Great Britain became a naturalised citizen of the Hawain Kingdom, 29 Sept 1884, (pre US occupation); http://www.hawaiiankingdom.org/info-registry/s.shtml

William Soper (c1847-?) b.Tedbury, Dev, migrated to US before 1884, when he m.Susie Tague at Rhode Island' in Devon '71cen (below) : William m.Mary c1872 (so Mary d.before 1884) ; rootsweb forum from Janice Hoy Jun'09 : jhoy1(at)ix.netcom.com
: ['61cen Not with family at Hatwood Cottage, Tedburn; William 46 ag lab, b.Drewsteignton, Dev, Elizabeth 47 b.Holcombe Burnell, Dev, John 12, Harriott 9 both scholars, b.Tedburn St Mary : (presume William 15 a labourer at Windout Fm, Windout Ln, Tedburn St M with Thomas Batting 82 & family faming 190a source (Farm 1m S of Tedbury now)] :
: ['71cen William 56 lab at 15 Cherry Rose Cottage, Tedburn St M; b.Chagford, Dev, Elizabeth 57 William 24, John 22 labs, Harriett 19 dressmaker all b.Tedburn St M; & Samuel Britton 24 lodger, labourer]
: ['81cen William 67 farm lab b.Drewsteignton at Bera Cott, Tedburn, Elizabeth 67 b.Holcombe Burnell, John 30 unm farm lab b.Tedburn ('71cen a Phillips family at Berra Cottage, Tedbury source)]
: ??a William Soper (c1815-1891) d.Jan>Mar 1891, St Thomas, [Exmouth] dist, Dev, age 76
: ['91cen Elizabeth Sooper 78 widow; boarding at Clayspitts Cottage, Tedburn St Mary with Harriet Parr 62unm both living on own means; both b.Tedburn St M]
: ['91cen John Soper 41unm gardener(em'ee) at Town Rd, Tedburn St Mary lodging with Frances Plymsell 55 widowed mason (em'ee) both b.Tedburn St M]
: ??an Elizabeth Soper (c1813-1891) d.Jul>Sep 1891, St Thomas, age 78
: [reply; father b.Drewsteignton, Dev in '61cen : b.Holcombe Burnell, Dev '71cen] : [father? a William (c1814-?) poor law apprentice, 9 at Drewsteignton 1859]

: William Soper 78 agricultural labourer(em'ee) at Torr Rock, Ilsington '91cen ; b.Drewsteignton, Dev; Charlotte Soper wife 74 Dawlish, Dev; Mary Soper sister 74unm b.Chudleigh, Dev : [son, William immigrated 1884]

Morris Soper b.Eng; son, William George Soper (1884-1958) b.Detroit. from grson Norman Maurice Soper (1934-) Altamonte Springs, Florida in New Soper Compendium p.262 : [no Morris in 'Eng '41-'81cen; no Morris bef.1884 in UK bmd]
- - - connection Edward below?

Edward Soper b.Eng; son John J Soper (1888-1974) b.Detroit, Michigan. from grdau Mrs Beverly J Pike, Detroit, in New Soper Compendium p.261

Harvey Soper Declarations of Intention 1889 : place of origin Canada : Jane Soper Declarations of Intention 1886 (place of origin England; same page as Harvey) : Naturalization Records for Kent County, Delaware delaware.gov

Anne Soper (c1869-?) spinster aged 20, sailed from Queenstown, Ire & Liverpool on 'The Pavonia' arriving Boston 14 Oct 1889, destination 'Kan'? 2 pieces of luggage, aiming to stay for a 'protracted sojorn'. Last residence England : ancestry.co.uk [an Anne age 11 in 1881 census at Deptford Kent b.Shoreham Sx : also 2 Annies 9 & 11]

Ellen Rosina Furrell d.20 Aug 1889, age 32 at St Louis, USA, only dau of John Soper, late of Luggs Farm, St Thomas, Exeter; in 'Trewman's Exeter Flying Post' 14 Sep, from newspapers.bl.uk [no obvious b.vis & no Soper/Furrel m. in igi]
'81cen John 53 farming 33a at Luggs Farm, Okehampton Rd, Exeter, Eng; Frances Jane 49; Henry John 23u & Ellen Rosina 27u, all b.Exeter also niece Fanny Murrin 13

A C W Soper sailed 24 Apr 1890 on 'The Anchoria' from Glasgow to New York, a merchant, nationality ; Scotch, unm : abt 290 immigrants, mostly from Scotland, farmers, labourer, masons ext, mostly s & m men, some families (from EnglishOrigins.com)
: ['A C W Soper sang 'Am I In The Way?' & as an encore, one of his well-known & popular whistling selections' at the 'Curling Concert' 7 Feb 1903, Winnipeg to welcome the Scottish visitors; p.484 of 'The Scottish Curling Tour of Canada 1902-3'
archive.org]
: [Albert Charles W Soper in other sailings 1895]

Harry Soper Superior Court - Naturalization; 1890. Naturalization Records for Kent County, Delaware : place of origin Canada delaware.gov


Brits in 1890 US Census

George Soper (c1842-?) b.Eng Feb 1842 a lodger in Eureka City : ref 30B 1890 census for Humboldt County, California [one of 6 Sopers in Eureka] humboldthistory.org


Hend. Soper (c1872-?) age 18, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Roman' arriving Boston 28 May 1890 18 not 78 as transcribed : [pointlessly abbreviated first names perhaps Herw. not Hend (not vis UK's '81cen - 2 Henrys age 9)]

M Soper (c1866-?) female, age 24, sailed from Queenstown to 1890 : from findmypast

William C Soper (c1848-?) labourer age 42, Maria Soper (c1848-?) wife 42 a matron, Charles R Soper (c1875-?) labourer 15, Annie Soper (c1879-?) 11, George Soper (c1881-?) 9, Emily Soper (c1884-?) 6, Frank Soper (c1886-?) 4, all English; sailed from Queenstown, Ireland & Liverpool 6 Mar 1890 to Boston on 'The Catalonia' arriving 20 Mar. Eldest sons in fore storage, others aft ; 209 passengers : Ancestry.com
: [William Charles b.30 Apr 1848 Torquay, Dev; m.Maria Walling 28 Sep 1868 Newton Abbott, Dev bmd dist]
: [Charles Richard Soper b.13 Jan 1875 Torquay; d.30 Mar 1964 Taft, Lincoln, OR; m.Marion Grace Gleeason 16 Jul 1898 Hanover, Plymouth, MA; son Ernest Charles Soper (1900-85), b.24 Dec Rockland, Plymouth, MA; m.Elfie Lanta Davis 1924 Vancouver, Clark, WA source]
: William Charles Soper (1848- ) b.Eng (believe Dev). An only child & harness maker, m.Maria Walling (1847-1931) of Dev & through Maria's relative came to US 1888. 9 children (2 d.infants) Harry; Florrie; Charles; George; Frank; Emily & Annie. Harry & Florrie preceded their parents to America. Family left comfort in Rockland, Mass 1910 to Saskatchewan, Canada after buying 160a virgin soil & had hardships as pioneer farmers; from dau Mrs Florence Soper Roberts, Kelowna, Brit.Columbia, Can; New Soper Compendium p.268

Mrs Jane Soper (c1840-?) wife 50, English : Sailed 18 Jul 1890 on 'The Britannic' from Liverpool to New York : abt 280 passengers (excluding foreign steerage) ; from EnglishOrigins.com

Dr William Soper (c1840-?) physician 50 sailed 1st cabin class on "Normannia" from New York, NY, arriving Southampton 4 Jul 1890 scan & scan2 ringed with Percy Hall merchant UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Dr William Soper (c1840-?) physician 50 sailed 1st cabin class on "Normannia", Hamburg-America Line; from New York arriving Southampton, Eng 4 Jul 1890 scan; name ringed with Percy Hall UK merchant; & Dr WW van Vabrah 38 above; Incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [not vis medical Sopers]

Mrs Edward Soper (c1854-?) wife 36, English : Sailed 20 Sep 1890 on 'The Wyoming' from Liverpool to New York : 259 passengers (excluding foreign steerage) : (from EnglishOrigins.com)

Jane Soper (c1840-?) age 50 Ed Soper female 36, Benjamin Soper 18 sailed from Liverpool to 1890 : from findmypast : [seperate sailings; Benjamin on 'Teutonic' (??Benjamin William Soper b.1872 Lambeth to Dr William, Lon see); Jane on 'Britannic' & Mrs Edward on 'Wyoming' above]

Richard Soper (1828-?) soap manufacturer 62? Benj Soper 52 (m) gentleman, Wm Soper 18 labr sailed 2nd class on "Teutonic", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 6 Aug 1890 also P Hall 50 gentleman on same ticket; scan; from findmypast

F A Soper, sailed from Glasgow to New York, 1890 : from findmypast.com : [F A Soper; sailed to Canada/Us 1890/1/2/5 & 8 1901/2/3/4/4/5/10/12/13/14 & 23; sailed Liverpool to US in 1893/4 & 5 : (see Frank Arnold b. c1860 & Frank Alfred b. c1862) & F.A.Soper (b.c1860) sailed 1893 & Frank Able Soper 1906] : [a Frank Arnold Soper b.Apr>Jun 1860, Ludlow, Shrops (bmd), son of Rev.Richard George Soper (c1829-?) & Mary : at Shrops '61cen : with family at Hoose, Cheshire '81cen a cotton broker apprentice, age 21]

Edward Soper, an adult, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1891 : from findmypast.com

Barnett Sopher is in the 1900 US Census, at 30 Lowell, Boston, MA. Listed as coming from Russia in 1891. He changed his name to Saffe (I believe) & married Rose Odence, 1900/1, children, Louis & Harry ; from Debra Katz

Mendel Sapier (c1864-?) age 27, sailed from Liverpool to 1891 : from findmypast

W Soper (c1850-?) foreigner, 41 unm mechanic sailed 2nd class on "City of Paris" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 26 Sep 1891 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

William Jas Soper (c1858-?) age 33, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1891 : from findmypast.com [William James Soper age 2 '61cen, father a farmer, Bovey Tracy, Dev : A draper at Edmonton '81cen : With parents at Wolborough, Dev '91cen : Draper Shopkeeper at Chiswick, Msx '01cen]

James Soper (c1847-?) english butcher 44, married sailed on "Saale" from New York, NY, arriving Southampton 26 Jul 1891 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr Soper umarried sailed on 'Kaiser Wilhelm II' (4,412 tons; 58 passengers) from Southampton to New York, USA , 27 Mar 1891; scan : from findmypast.com

Edward Soper a mech, sailed on "Aurania", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 11 Apr 1891 (name crossed out 'NB' [not boarded?]); scan; from findmypast

Dr W Soper & Mrs Soper on 'Germanic' (3,149 tons, 640 passengers), foregners* remark 'P [1 ticket number away Dr E L Sherpard "P" & wife, english; 2 other "P's" are Revs, so assume class "professional"] : [*ie not Eng, Scot, Ire] 20 Jul 1892; scan : from findmypast.com : [no D W S in UK '91cen]

Mr George E Soper unm foreigner sailed cabin class on "Ohio" from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, arriving Liverpool 12 Jul 1891 scan & scan2 13 mechanics on page & 7 'spin' females all unm UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

F A Soper & Geo E Soper, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1891 : from findmypast.com : [Frank Arnold, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02]

F A Soper 32 travelling alone; Passengers for Voyage of 'Massachusetts' arrived 7 Sep 1892; Ellis Island ellisisland.org : [Frank Arnold, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02]

George A Soper (c1867-?) foreigner [ie not Biritish] 25unm student sailed on "Servia" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 20 Mar 1892 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr G Soper (c1832-?) resident of Liverpool. Nationality US. Sailed from Liverpool, on The City of Richmond, arriving Ellis Island, NY 20 Jan 1892 : findmypast adds W Soper (m) & Mary Soper, same year & route

Wm Soper, sailed from London, on The Massachusetts, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 7 Sept 1892. Two entries giving both English & US nationalities [duplicate? or father & son?]
: Wm Soper (c1835-?) English 57 & Mrs Soper 50 sailed on "Majestic" from New York, NY (via Queenstown), arriving Liverpool 31 Sept 1892 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mrs Dora Soper & Lottie foreigners [ie not British] sailed "Anchoria" from New York, NY, arriving Glasgow 2 Sept 1892 scan; UK incoming passenger List [(not vis bmd) seems she stayed 3m, as...]
: Dora Soper, Mrs (c1864-?) 28 wife & Lottie (2½) resided Copenhagen, Denmark. Nationality Scottish. Sailed from Glasgow, Scotland, on "The Anchoria", arriving Ellis Island, New York 7 Dec 1892; sailed 24 Nov scan: also UK passenger list [also to US Dora Sopher 1900 (38)]

Grace Soper (c1860-?) journalist 32 & Mabel Soper 26 artist, both English sailed cabin class on "Cephalonia" from Boston, Massachusetts, arriving Liverpool, Eng; May 1892 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [not vis bmd/'81cen/'91cen]

Henry Soper (c1862-?) foreigner [ie not British] unm labourer 30 sailed "Teutonic" from New York arriving Liverpool, Eng, 23 Mar 1892 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

? Soper (female), sailed from Liverpool to New York 1892 : from findmypast.com

Mr F A Soper (c1857-?) sailed on "Circassia", ? class, from New York, NY {via Moville?}, arriving Glasgow 2 Jun 1892 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com scan : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02]

W Soper (male) & A Soper (m) sailed from Southampton to New York 1893 : from findmypast

Benjamin Soper (c1872-?) english, clerk 21unm sailed 2nd class on "Umbria" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 23 Apr 1893 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [??a Benjamin 18 sailed 1890] : [Benjamin William Soper b.1872 Lambeth to Dr William, Lon see medical Sopers]
: [?? a Benjamin W Soper & wife Effie M Soper b.c1874 in 1920 US census at Dade, Florida : ?a Benjamin W Soper rector in Dade 1933/9]

Benj Soper (1866-?) joiner 27 sailed 2nd cabin class on "Chester", Southampton to New York, USA, from 10 Jun 1893; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : [no Benjamin in '81cen or '91cen; so possibly Benjamin above??, but age & job wrong]

Dr John Soper (c1866-?) English surgeon 27unm sailed on "Campainia?" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 10 Jun 1893 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [no english Dr John vis]

J Soper (c1865-?) 28, sailed from Liverpool to New York 1893 : from findmypast

Joseph Sopr 'Joe' ; "Joseph Soper (1846-1920) wife & 8? childen family came to America in 1893. Sailed 3rd class from Hamburg arriving NY Mar 1893; m.Anna Housner 11 Nov 1870 Bohemia; Joseph b.20 Jul 1846 Bohemia [Czechoslovakia]; Their children b.Bohemia. Family farm there too small to subdivide see

A Sopper (c1869-?) 32 sailed from Liverpool, on 'The Britannic', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 28 Jan 1893. Place of Residence, Shepperton, London : findmypast says sailing Liverpool to NY : [A? Sopper sailed Lon to Boston that year (perhaps via NY?)]

Mark ...oper (c1844-?) age 49 & Isabelle ...oper 44, sailed from Liverpool, on The City of Para, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 23 Sept 1893. Nationality English

Frank Soper (c1865-?) age 28, sailed from Liverpool, on The Alaska, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 29 Aug 1893. Nationality English [an F Abel sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see 1902]
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Frank A Soper (c1860-?) 34; Eng citizen, cotton stripper Embarked Boston, on "Lake Huron" sailing from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 16 Jun 1894; transcribed as [Amy B A Soper but listed as male] scan; UK Incoming Register
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Frank A Soper landed at Ellis Island, NY 5 Sept 1894. Ethnicity English : [an F Abel sailed almost yearly 1902-1906]

E J Soper a spin? sailed 2nd class on "Servia", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 11 Sep 1894 (sharing ticket with L S Talland); scan; from findmypast

R H Soper (c1859-?) age 35, sailed from Liverpool, on The Teutonic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 1 Mar 1894. Residence London, England, but US citizen : [an RH Soper sailed in 1924 but 30 years older (a mistake? / a son?)] : [??a Richard Henry Soper b.Jan>Mar 1861 Wandsworth, Lon : '71cen age 10 at Wandsworth, parents John (night watchman brewery) & Ann : '11cen this R H 49 at Wandsworth]

Miss Etta M Soper (c1859-?) foreign 35unm sailed on "Kensinton" from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool, Eng Jul 1894 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Arthur N Soper (c1876-?) English clerk 18 sailed cabin class on "Catalonia" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 2 Dec 1894 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [not in bmd]

Mr Soper in saloon class ''Aurania'' (4,029 tons; 358 passengers) from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 28 Aug 1894; scan from findmypast

'Agnus' Soper (c1873-?) seaman (m) 21 sailed on "Gallia" from Liverpool to Boston, USA, departing 3 May 1894 (seems a passenger not crew) ; scan; from findmypast
Angus Soper seaman, 21, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Gallia' arriving Boston, US 12 May 1894, single, could read & write, British, paid own passage, held £1, not visiting family, Ist visit to US rootsweb.com no Angus in igi or '61 to '01 census {& not vis Scots notes}
] : [not crew? he's listed on passenger list from findmypast]

Miss E A Soper (adult or 12+) sailed saloon class on "Etruria", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 4 Aug 1894 ; scan; from findmypast : [unlikely as foreign but an Edith Amy Soper bpt.1866 London & perhaps d.1916 unm]

R W Soper, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1894 : from findmypast.com [R W also sailed Liverpool to NY 1901]
: Richard W Soper (c1870-?) english 24 married sailed 1st class on "Teutonic" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 24 Jan 1894 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [possibly Richard Watts Soper b.1869 son of Dr William Soper] : [Richard m.Carolyn Rulon 1902 Kansas; biog]

Robert Soper (c1850-?) 45, sailed from Liverpool, on The Umbria, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 23 Dec 1895. Ethnicity English

William Soper (c1864-?) 36, sailed from Southampton, on The St Paul, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 14 July 1895. Resident of England

A C W Soper (1873-?) spinster 22 sailed on "New York"' from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 12 Oct 1895; Nationality Engish, scan from findmypast
[also sailed 1890, Scotch] : A C W Soper 22, (female) S'ton>NY 1895 : Alb Soper, L'pl > Halifax, Can 1903 & age 29 L'pl>St Johns, Nf source & Albert C W Soper 19 L'pl>Canada 1892 : ACWS traveller 32 Liv>NY 2nd class Feb 1906; ACWS a mech 33 of E.Twickenham, Lon, NY>Liv Mar 1906 : [an Albert Charles W Soper b.Jul>Sep 1873, Pancras, Lon; son of John Soper, window blind maker '61cen : (ACWS's brother, 10y older Sidney Watson Soper Canadian farmer bef '91cen)]

Mr J P Soper (m) & Mrs Soper (ticket 705) married; Mr A W Soper (married) & Miss M T Soper & Miss H Broadwell? (Ticket 706), 1st class all foriegn [ie not empire] (adults or age 12+) sailed from Southampton to New York on "The St Louis" (5,894 tons, 702 passengers), 6 Feb 1895 scan & scan2; from findmypast.com : [to Quebec 1892, to NY '95 & '99 with wife & 'A C W' 1906?] : [perhaps ACW above? if so perhaps others his father John the London window blind maker & day May (however never a 'JPS' & dau was 'MWS')] : ['91cen only JP is John P 37 b.Harbertonford, Dev; only M T (f) Mary T Soper 23 1868 Niece at Paddington Lon b.Plymouth St Mary Dev & no A W male]

F A Soper (m) & E Soper (female), sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1895 : from findmypast.com
: Frank Soper (c1866-?) english merchant 29unm sailed cabin class from New York, NY, arriving Glasgow, Scotland 30 Jul 1895 (listed next to George Rothwell 29unm merchant) scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger list; ancestry.com

? Soper, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1895 : from findmypast.com

Miss E Soper sailed saloon class on "Lucania" from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 3 Aug 1895; on same ticket Miss Gabeler & Miss B Flynn Nationality foreigners [ie not Empire] scan; from findmypast

A W Soper, Mrs A W Soper & Miss Soper sailed on "St Louis", Southampton to New York, USA, from 27 Jul 1895; Nationality foreigners (also on ticket Mr Slocam, Miss Champion & Miss Kimhall all foreigners); scan; from findmypast [Family sailed 1899]

Maggie Sopher (adult) Mary Sopher 5 & James Sopher 1, sailed from Queenstown to NY 1896 : from findmypast
Maggie Soper (c1858-?) wife 27 & Mary Sopher 5 both Irish disembarking Queenstown sailed on "Hephalmia" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool, Eng 23 Sep 1895 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger list; ancestry.com

F A Soper (c1854-?) 42 gentleman, sailed cabin class on "Pennland" from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ,US arriving Liverpool, Eng & Queenstown, Ire; 17 Apr 1896; Planned future residence foreign [ie nor UK] scan; UK Incoming Register : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 16+ times 1890-1913]

Thomas A Soper (c1857-?) age 40, a miner & Mrs Soper 34, 2nd cabin class, enbarked on ''The Paris'' from Southampton to USA departing 1896 5468 tons; 626 passengers; scan scan from findmypast : [no Thomas A m.vis b,d]
: [a Thomas A Soper b abt 1863 sailed to New York 1896 & 7 {a sailor?} : Thomas A Soper & Thomas Anning Soper (of Illanois), sailed 1912/12/24/24]
: Thomas A Soper (c1855-?) Eng merchant 42 & Mrs Soper 35 wife sailed 1st class on "Furst Bismark" from New York, NY, arriving Plymouth 16 Sep 1897 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

? Soper (c1863-?) 34, sailed from Southampton to New York, USA , 1897 : from findmypast.com

Mr F A Soper unm english merchant sailed cabin class on "Anchoria" from New York, NY, arriving Glasgow Apr 1897 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 16+ times 1890-1913]

James Pye Soper b.Kent, Eng. Emigrated to Newfoundland. Son, James Everett Soper, (c1898-1972/4) ?b.Everett, Mass; m.Susan Allen; d.Salem, Mass; New Soper Compendium p.264 : [no Soper/Pye link vis]

William Soper (c1865-?) english labourer 33 sailed on "Majestic" from New York, NY {via Queenstown}, arriving Liverpool 2 Mar 1898 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

P B P Souper & a female Soper sailed from Southampton to 1899 : from findmypast : [??a Philip Richard Patrick Souper b.8 Jun 1875, Cork, Ireland see]

Mr A W Soper & Mrs A W Soper & Miss Soper (adult or 12+) & Mr E J Slocoam? (married) also on ticket, All foreign (eg not Eng/Scots), sailed on "St Paul", from Southampton to NY, departing 17 Jun 1899 (5,874 tons; 590 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast :
: A W Soper, Mrs A W Soper & Miss Soper sailed on "St Louis", Southampton to New York, USA, from 27 Jul 1895; Nationality Foreigners (also on ticket Mr Slocam, Miss Champion & Miss Kimhall all foreigners); scan; from findmypast [Mrs A W Soper nat-US 1909; ??an Albert Soper sailed the Atlantic 10 times in 1923/4]

Mr H Sopher (c1869-?) age 30, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1899 : from findmypast

Mrs Dorn/Doris Soper (c1862-?) foreigner wife 37 & Nottie Soper 9 sailed on "St Paul" from New York, NY, arriving Southampton 15 Nov 1899 scan travelling with labourers UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr Soper a mechanic, sailed on ''Teutonic'' from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 23 Aug 1899 (4,244 tons; 1,033 passengers). The ticket above Soper's also a mechanic Mr E J Waridson; scan & scan2 from findmypast

Johann Sopper (John) (c1874-?) (age 25) Ethnicity- Austria, Residence- Rudergdorf, Date of Arrival - 18 Feb 1899, unmarried. Ship of travel - 'Lahn', Port of Departure - Bremen, Germany. He's possibly my GrGrandfather. Rebecca Caranna looking for any info. from source. Family lived in Allentown area? He had 11 children, wife's name Josephine? worked for steel mill? source

Mr E Soper sailed cabin class on "Bremen" from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 18 Jun 1900 nationality foreigner [ie not empire]; scan; from findmypast

Doctor A Soper (c1853-?) married surgeon, foriegner [ie not Brit], sailed on "City of Rome", from New York, arriving Glasgow 1 Jun 1900 UK incoming passenger List scan, Ancestry.com : [only UK Dr A, Arthur W Soper (1877-1936), but too young?]

William Soper (c1864-?) 36, Dora Soper 38, Mary Soper 10 & Mr E Soper sailed from Southampton to NY 1900 : from findmypast [Dora Soper to US 1892 (28)]

R W Soper (c1872-?) 29, Florence Soper 29, Effie M Soper 28 & Harold S Soper 3 (& perhaps F A Soper?) sailed from Liverpool to NY 1901 : from findmypast [R W also sailed Liverpool to NY 1901] : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 16+ times 1890-1913]

Arthur Soper & wife Mrs Soper foreigners [ie not Brit] sailed on "Teutonic" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 4 Jul 1901 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Soper, a female, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1901 : from findmypast

Ben W Soper (c1872-?) 29 Effie M Soper 28 & Harold S Soper 3 all english citizens sailed on "Lasitania" from New York (ship from St John, New Brunswick), arriving Liverpool 3 May 1901 scan sailed New York to Liverpool UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com [not vis uk '91/'11cen]

M  Sopier (f), sailed from Liverpool to Portland, USA, 1901 : from findmypast.com

Miss Soper (f), sailed from Liverpool to Boston, an unm foreign adult ticket (over 12), departing 5 Nov 1901 (9,050 tons; 550 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast

Mr W Soper (c1881-?) 21, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1902 : from findmypast

a Sidney Soper (c1863-?) 39, married labourer, sailed on "St Paul" from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 3 May 1902 {5874 tons; 770 passengers, expected voyage 24d}; (previous ticket nr Ernest Stivit 34 upholsterer) scan & scan2; from findmypast
: Sidney 39, on 'St Paul', arrived Ellis Island, NY. 10 May 1902. Residence England, ethnicity English, but US citizen
: '01cen a Sidney 36 plumber & Caroline 33 at Hammersmith, Lon; b.Exeterm Dev but in '11cen 46 at Fulham with wife 44 b.Fulham

Mrs Mary Soper, Miss Soper, William Soper engineer (both unm adults) all scotch sailed on ''Furnessia'' from Glasgow to New York, USA, Anchor Line, saloon class, (all on page scotch); departing 28 Aug 1902 (3,598 tons; 560 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast

Rosalia  Soper (c1870-?) 32, Rosa Soper 8, Marie Soper 4 & Ge?  Soper 1 (female), sailed from Liverpool to Philadelphia, USA, 1902 : from findmypast.com [not in '91/'01cen]

Mr R H Sopper, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1902 : from findmypast

Frank S Soper (c1858-?) a cotton buyer, aged 44, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Hanoverian' arriving Boston, US 1 Sep 1902 rootsweb.com, last residence Liverpool, a visiter, age 42y 4m, unmarried, final destination Boston ['81 census, a Frank A Soper, cotton broker apprentice, b.Ludlow Shrop, living Hoose, Cheshire age 21 unm, with family: a Frank S Soper was a draper's assistant in '91 census living on his father's farm in Kingsteignton, Devon] : [presume connection to Frank A Soper, in cotton 1912]

Shloime Sopper (c1871-?) 33, sailed from Liverpool, on 'The Umbria', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 10 May 1902. Married. Residence London, England, ethnicity Russian, a Hebrew [NY records say 1902 : English records say 'Shlome' (33) 1904 findmypast : a RH Sopper sailed 1902 : No R or S Sopper in 1901 UK census, but some Russian Soppers]

Margaret Soper (c1877-?) 26, sailed from Liverpool, on 'The Oceanic', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 15 Mar 1903. Residence Toddewill, Plymouth, Devon

Maishi Sopier (c1886-?) an unmarried male, age 17, sailed from Antwerp, on 'The Finland', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 19 May 1903. Ethnicity, Russian Hebrew: Last Residence, Untepoli [no such town on net, but several other jews on the ship from this town] : [Only other Sopier was another single Russian in 1903] source

Mr A L Soper (c1862-?) American, director 42 married, sailed 1st class on "Moltke" from New York, arriving Plymouth 18 May 1904 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr T A Soper (c1859-?) 45 & Mrs Soper 36 english sailed 2nd class on "Noordland" from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania arriving Liverpool 11 Mar 1904 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [??a Thomas Alfred Soper b.Jan>Mar 1858, Lambeth; engineer '71cen see; or?? a Thomas Anning Soper b.1858 Exeter, grocers ass '81cen see]

Edward Soper (c1867-?) english coachman 37 Mrs Soper 36 sailed on "St Lois" from New York, NY, arriving Southampton 4 Jun 1904, line above, a coachman James Musgrove 31 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [an Edward 49 drayman '11cen but wife 46; '01cen brewery drayman Wilts]

John Soper (c1844-?) 60, David Soper 22 & Mauan Soper 15 sailed from Liverpool to New York 1904 : from findmypast [perhaps on different sailings] : [not in '01cen]

Miss J M Soper (c1878-?) foreigner [ie not from UK] 26 sailed saloon class on "Campania" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 20 Aug 1904 (listed above Miss J Greenfield 19 foreign) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Anne Sopher (c1877-?) 27, Alexander Sopher 2 & Kate Sopher 1, sailed from Southampton to NY 1904 : from findmypast

M B Soper, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1904 : from findmypast.com

Shlome Sopper (c1871-?) 33, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1904 : from findmypast.com : [& age 33 in 1902]

W C Soper (c1876-?) carpenter 28 & Mrs Soper 26 both foriegners (ie not UK) sailed 3rd class on "New York" from New York arriving Southampton 18 Oct 1904 scan line above W H Rowe 29, carpenter, Irish UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

F A Soper & Mrs Soper both foriegn (ie not UK) & married) sailed cabin class on ''Kaiser Wilhelm II'', from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 30 Mar 1904 (6,352 tons); scan & scan2; from findmypast : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 21+ times 1890-1914]

David Soper (1882-?) 22unm tailor Mauan Soper 15 (male) tailor sailed from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 11 Aug 1904; Nationality, foreign country [ie not empire] (2 of 12 tailors on page) scan; from findmypast

F A Soper buyer, sailed 2nd class on "Umbria" from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Apr 1904; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register

F A Soper (m), J Soper (f) sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1905 : from findmypast : [an F A to Boston 1902, '05, '13 & to NY 1890, '91, '92, '95, '96 '98, '99, 1901, '04 & '06? ('Frank Abel')]
F A Soper english merchant sailed 2nd class on "Celtic" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 11 Jun 1905 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 16+ times 1890-1913]

Ginendel Sopier (c1875-?) an unmarried female, age 30, sailed from Antwerp, on 'The Kroonland', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 12 Sept 1905. Ethnicity, Russian : Last Residence, Kannisoz [no such town on net] Only other Sopier was a Russian Hebrew in 1903

Debby Sopher (c1877-?) 28, Jacob Sopher 9, Issac Sopher 5 & Iseael Sopher 3, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1905 : from findmypast

Edward Soper (c1848-?) (57), sailed from Liverpool, with wife Jennie (47) on "The Caronia", arriving Ellis Island, NY. 11 May 1905. Residence London, England; ticket 12237 (sailed 2 May, ticket 12237, on 1st page of 25+ scan) : ['01cen no Edward in Lon]

E L Soper foreigner (ie not UK) sailed cabin class on "Kronprinz Wilhelm" from New York, NY, arriving Plymouth 8 May 1905 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Jose Soper (c1863-?) 42, ? Soper female, Andris Soper 30, ? Soper female, sailed [presumably on several sailings] from Liverpool to during 1905 : from findmypast

Andris Soper (1875-?) fireman 30, Augustino Soper 28 sailed on "Majestic", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 27 Sep 1905; Nationality foreign [ie not empire] (24 foreign firemen on page; sharing ticket with Emilio Pita 21 & Muino Francisco 18 not with each other [British Merchant Navy called stokers firemen]); scan; from findmypast : [not vis www]

Jas P Soper, Mrs Soper (married), J P Soper unm & Miss G D Soper unm, (all adults or 12+) foreigners sailed on ''Oceanic'' from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 26 Apr 1905 (17,274 tons; 1,456 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast : ['91cen no James P/Miss G D]

W E Soper 38 farmer & Mrs Soper 35 (both english) sailed on ''Cynvic'' from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 11 Feb 1905 (13,096 tons; 837 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast : ['01cen no farmer age abt 34]

William E Soper (c1874-?) 31, sailed from Liverpool, on The Scythia, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 22 Oct 1905. Residence London, England : [A William Estil Soper, born around 1874 sailed as crew on The Scythia & other boats between 1917 & 1924. Probably a connection to a William Frederick Soper b(1886/1895) who was also a regular crew member, sailing on the Scythia in 1922] : [see Ellis Island listing] : ['E' initial added from English records]

Albert C Soper (c1874-?) 32 traveller sailed 2nd cabin class on "Carmania" from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 18 Feb 1906; England citizen, through ticket to London scan; UK Incoming Register
: A C W Soper a 'mech'[chanic?] sailed 2nd class class on "Campania"' from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 17 Mar 1906; scan (most on page mech's); from findmypast
: Albert Charles W Soper (c1873-?) 33, sailed from Liverpool, on 'The Campania', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 24 Mar 1906 Residence East Twickenham, London : [Albert Charles W Soper in other sailings 1895]

A L Soper (c1884-?) 22 buyer, sailed 1st class on "Oceanic" from New York, US arriving Queenstown, Ireland 1 May 1906; USA citizen, Planned future residence foreigner [ie not UK] scan; UK Incoming Register
: A L Soper (c1884-?) USA resident 22 & Mrs Soper 22 sailed 1st class on "Ocianic" from New York {landing Queenstown}, ship arrived Liverpool 12 May 1906 below listed F E Kohl 40 buyer USA scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Anny Soper (c1866-?) wife 40 sailed on "New York", Southampton to New York, USA, from 9 Jun 1906; Nationality foreign [ie not empire]; scan; from findmypast
: Anny Soper (c1866-?) 40, married, sailed from Southampton, with children Rosie 6 & Gerty 0, on 'The New York', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 17 Jun 1906. Residence London, England. Annie was a Russian Hebrew, the children English Hebrews. [could speculate that Cirl, who arrived 9 months earlier, was a son] : findmypast says Gerty on departure '11/12' [assume 11 months] : ['01cen no Rosie or Anny vis in UK; no Gerty b.bmd]

Warrem Soper (c1885-?) 21, single, sailed from Liverpool, with Annie 40, Elbert 21, Eleanor 8, on The Baltic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 29 Jun 1906 Residence London, Eng. [an Elbert N Soper 28 from Eng>NY 1913] : [Elbert Newsom Soper d.1933 of Quebec, Canada (but will admin Lon, Eng)]

Arthur Soper (1881-?) tailor 25 sailed on "St Louis" from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 8 Dec 1906; [with 2 other tailors Abraham Weisman 23 & Harry Goldstein 15, so assume Arthur Jewish?]; scan; from findmypast

F D Soper, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1906 : from findmypast.com [an F D to NY 1906,9 & 1912]

Dr H W Soper of USA sailed cabin class on "Haverford" from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, arriving Liverpool 26 Sep 1906 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr W Soper, Mrs Soper & Miss E Soper, all adult (or over 12) ? sailed ? class on "Baltic", Liverpool to New York, USA, from 20 Jun 1906 ; Last permanant residence British Empire; Intended future residence Canada; can't load scan; from findmypast

Frank Abel Soper, sailed from London to NY 1906 : from findmypast

Esah Soper, Naturalization Petition, 1906 Westchester County, NY westchestergov.com

Mary Ann Soper Cooper, dau of Samuel Soper & Sarah Piper, Bermondsey, London. Mary Ann m.Frederick Cooper, 1892. Left Lambeth, London & moved to Santa Barbara, California, 1907. Looking for descendents, Nancy Robinson [see London 1880] source : left brother Walter Soper b.1871, m.Mary Ann Livock 1891 & at Lambeth/Camberwell '01cen with children Wm b.1892, Ernest 1893, Mildred 1896 & Dorthy 1900 source : See also London Notes

Manoel Silva Soper (c1851-?) aged 56, sailed from St Michaels, Azores, Portugal on 'The Canopic' arriving Boston, US 2 Aug 1907 Destination New Bedford, Mas address Box1048, River Point RJ : could read & write : married also brother Jose Silva Soper (c1879-?) aged 28, unmarried : Last Residence, Rabode Pies, Portugal, nationality US : Final Destination, River Point, Mass : carrying 10 [dollars?] : job 'f.l.' : rootsweb.com Manuel S Sopeer (1883-?) sailed 1911]

Constantine Sober (c1877-?) (30) sailed with Sarah (26), Dorah (3), Lily (1), Rosy (3m), from Southampton, on The Adriatic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 5 Sept 1907, residence London, England

Fanny Soper (c1889-?) 18, Marie Soper 14, sailed from Southampton to NY 1907 : from findmypast

G A Soper, L Soper, H A Soper, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1907 : from findmypast : [perhaps L was Lloyd below?] : [an H A to NY 1908]

George Soper foreigner; sailed New York to London on "China" (from Bombay), arriving London 25 Aug 1907 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr Arthur Soper english mechanic sailed on "Ivernia" from New York, US, arriving Liverpool 14 Jan 1907 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Lloyd W Soper (c1889-1916) (18), sailed from Liverpool, on The Lucania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 31 Mar 1907 Residence London, England. Lloyd left his parents home, at "Hillstead," in Foulon, Guernsey, Channel Islands, via Liverpool. He became a farmer near Chariton, in Lucas County, Iowa & married Edith Vawter, Feb 1914. Daughter Alice, b. Aug 1916. Within 3 months, Lloyd took tuberculosis treatment in Des Moines, staying with the Ozannes family, relatives from England & died. His parents Charles (?-1920) & Annie, sisters, Amy (a lady's maid in Mayfair, London), Eva (a children's nurse, Guernsey), Hilda & Nettie (a waitress in Pirbright soldier's convalescent hospital, 1917-8). Edith remarried Mr. Ashby, 1920 : Alice m. Mr Shaw ; from Soper letters

Richard ...oper, sailed with Alice, from Southampton, on The Carmania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 11 Mar 1907 Residence Berkhampstead, Hertfordshire, England

Ella E Soper (c1867-?) (40), sailed from Le Havre, France, on La Lorraine, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 31 August 1907, Single, Residence Worchester, Worchestershire, England, but US citizen

Mr R Soper, Mr T Soper, M Soper female, sailed from Southampton to NY 1908 : from findmypast

Lucile Soper, Helen Soper & L? Soper female sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1908 : from findmypast

Horace Soper (c1887-?) british colonials 21 sailed 1st class on "Celtic" from New York, NY, US, arriving Liverpool 10 Jul 1908 (Mrs Harris 48, Howard Harris 21 & Stanley Graves 21 above in list (all Brit Col)) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr Luther H Soper (c1852-?) US citizen male 56 Cerrie R Soper 49 (female), Lucile A Soper 18 & Helen Soper 13 all US citizens sailed 1st class on "Mauretania" from New York, US, arriving Liverpool 30 Jun 1908 {through ticket Paris} scan (Luthur W Rogers 52 & Harold Rogers 14 on list between Cerrie & Luther Soper) UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Philip Soper painter, sailed 3rd class on "Adriatic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 25 Jul 1908; English; citizen, scan; UK Incoming Register : [not obvious UK '01/'11cen]

Wm B Soper (c1883-?) 25 , sailed 1st class on "Celtic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng & Queenstown, Ire 7 Aug 1908; American citizen, scan; UK Incoming Register : [sailed US>Eng physician 36 & wife 'French citizens'; not vis medical Sopers]

Z A Soper (none, sailed 1st class on "Bohemian" (Leyland? Line) from Boston, Massachusetts ,US arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 May 1909; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register

William H Soper labourer & Mrs Soper, english, sailed 1st class on "Ivernia" from Boston, Massachusetts, US, arriving Liverpool 8 Jun 1908 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [??a William Henry (1830-1914) farmer emmigrated 1884]

H A Soper, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1908 : from findmypast.com : [an H A to NY 1908]

N B Sopher, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, USA, 1908 : from findmypast.com ['11cen, only UK 7 Sophers, in Lancashire]

Marie Soper US citizen sailed 1st class on "Republic" from Boston, Massachusetts, US, arriving Liverpool 2 Jul 1908 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr F D Soper & Mr W E Soper, sailed from Holyhead to NY 1909 : from findmypast : [an F D to NY 1906,9 & 1912]

William L Soper & wife Gladys Soper US citizens, sailed 1st class embarking Boston, Mass & landed Liverpool holding through tickets to India, on "Winifredian" from Bombay, India arriving 2 Sep 1909 Liverpool, Eng; scan

F A Soper job none, sailed 1st class on "Bohemian" (Leyland? Line) from Boston, Massachusetts ,US arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 May 1909; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Frank Arnold Soper, cotton broker sailed over 21 times 1890-1914, see'02; FAS sailed Atlantic 16+ times 1890-1913]

F P W Soper sailed 1st class on "Burutu" (British & African Line) from Africa (via Soper from Forcados? to Plymouth) arriving Liverpool, Eng 12 Aug 1909; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register : [not obv '11cen]

Sam Soper (c--?) labourer, sailed 3rd class on "Adriatic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 26 Aug 1909; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register : [no Sams, several Samuels in Eng '11cen]

Mr F Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1909 : from findmypast

Mr Soper adult, unm sailed 1st class on "Lusitania" (Cunard line, ticket 12741) from Liverpool to New York, USA; English departing 8 Jan 1910; scan; 778 passengers. from findmypast : [a Mr A 1st class on Lusitania 1912]

Itzchok Soperstein (c1893-?) 30, sailed from Antwerp, on The Finland, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 10 Aug 1910 : Residence, a Russian Hebrew, from Broinskm : Married - [but the only mention of Soperstein in Ellis Island records] source

Alan Harford Soper (c1887-?) (23), sailed from Southampton, on The Majestic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 2 Nov 1910, Single, Residence London, England
: [Alan Harford Soper b.1 Jun, London : US WW1 draft registration record : age 30 Ceder Falls, Iowa (a welder? in Motor Company), no dependancies, single, no previous military sevice] : [father
William Soper, surgeon of London]

Grce C Soper (c1882-?) 28, male & ? Soper (m) sailed from Liverpool to NY, 1910 : from findmypast

Frank A Soper english, sailed 1st class on "Devonian" from Boston, Massachusetts, US, arriving Liverpool 11 May 1910 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr Edmund Soper US citizen sailed 1st class on "Kroonland" from New York, US, arriving Southampton 9 Jun 1910 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com; [religious Sopers]

Mr Iwan Soper hungarian labourer sailed 3rd class on "Merion" from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US, arriving Southampton 9 Jun 1910 with ticket through to Kasna? scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Amy Soper english, sailed 1st class on "Mauretania" from New York, NY, US, arriving Liverpool 14 Nov 1910 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mary E Soper wife & Grace Soper (adult or over 12) US citizen sailed 2nd class on "Celtic" (White Star Line) from New York, NY, US, landing Queenstown, ireland, (ship arrived Liverpool 1 May 1910) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Geraldine Soper sailed 1st class on "Lusitania", (Cunard line) from Canary Islands, Spain, landing Fishguard for London; (ship contnued to Liverpool arriving 6 Jun 1910); US citizen scan; UK Incoming Register

Arthur Soper adult sailed tourist class on "Majestic" (White Star Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 26 Oct 1910 ; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast

Edward D Soper (?-?) clergyman sailed 2nd class on "Campania" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 25 Jun 1910; Nationality US (3 other US ministers on page) scan; from findmypast

Manuel S Soper (c1883-?) aged 28, sailed from St Michaels, Azores, Portugal on 'The Romanic' arriving Boston, US 1 Feb 1911 could read & write : final destination 'Crourdenge'?, state of 'Ry' rootsweb.com : [a Manuel Silva Soper (1851-?) sailed 1907] : [a Manuel B Soper (c1903-?) sailed 1916]

Augustus Soper, director & Marian Soper england citizens (not married to each other) sailed class on "Lusitania", from New York, US (disembarking Fishguard) arriving 14 Nov 1911 Liverpool, Eng, (Ida Dupuis listed between the 2 Sopers) scan; UK Incoming Register : [not obvious '91-'11cen]

Nellie Muriel Soper english citizen sailed 1st class on "Minneapolis" (Atlantic Transport Line), from New York, US arriving 20 Mar 1912 London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Nellie Muriel Soper b.Oct>Dec 1890, Frome, S.set, to Herbert m.Elizabeth Cossins 1888]

William Soper (c1886-?) (25) & Lucy Soper (22), both single, sailed from Southampton, on The Majestic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 13 Sept 1911, Residence, England

Mr F Soper, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1911 : from findmypast

Fred A Soper, sailed from Glasgow to New York, 1911 : from findmypast.com

Edwin Lionel Soper Nicholes (c1886-?) 28y 3m, sailed from Southampton, on The Olympic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 4 Feb 1911, Residence, Oldbury, (possibly Warwick? or Shropshire?), Eng : ['11cen, age 27 at West Bromwich, Staffs (but '11cen in Apr, so dates can't match, unless immigration rejected)]

Winefred Alice Soper (c1874-?) 38 sailed from Liverpool, on The Caronia, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 29 May 1912, Residence, Blackheath, London, Eng : [possibly the Winnifred Soper (b. c1875), single US citizen, who sailed on The Baltic in 1921?] : [not in bmd : not in '11cen (but another Winifred Alice 1, Andover, Hants)] : [& sailed 1921 & 1924; assume b.Jan>Mar 1874 to Edward m.Wilmot Anne Northcott who m.1859; Her bro Walter James (1861-1937) to US c1882 & d.S.Dakota]

George E M Soper (1890-?) (22) sailed from Liverpool, on The Caronia, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 9 Dec 1912, Residence, Barry, South Wales
: [George Edward M Soper b.Oct>Dec 1890, Barton Regis, Glos (bmd)]
: [
'01cen George 10 at Barry, Glam]
: ['11cen 20 van driver with widowed father George W at Cardiff, Glam]
: [George Edward Melville Soper b.Bristol, Glos 9 Nov 1890 : US draft card c1917 says age 26. of Seattle, King, Washington an 'alien' : auto mechanic in Motor Company : single : no prior military service]

Gnissu Sooper (c1882-?) 30, Moses Sooper 4, Possie Sooper 3, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1912 : from findmypast

Mr F D Soper, sailed from Southampton to NY 1912 : from findmypast : [an F D Soper sailed to NY 1906,09 & 12]

A Soper, wife Mrs Soper & Miss Soper adults [or 12+]; sailed 1st class class on "Lusitania" (Cunard Line), ticket 33665, from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 9 Mar 1912; scan; from findmypast

John Charles Soper english, sailed on "George Washington" from New York, US arriving 20 Jul 1912 Plymouth, Eng; last permanant residence Eng; scan; UK Incoming Register : [??only John Charles in '11cen 30 [general accountants clerk / insurance] at Plymouth, Dev b.Cornwall]

Fredrich Soper USA citizen, sailed 1st class on "Adriatic", (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving 2 Aug 1912 Liverpool, Eng; last permanant residence USA; (return ticket held) scan; UK Incoming Register

Lucy Soper 22 maid sailed 3rd class on "Oceanic", (White Line line) from New York, US (Lucy disembarking Plymouth) arriving 28 Sep 1912 Southampton, Eng; USA citizen, Stay, last permanant resident USA scan; UK Incoming Register

Jack Soper 28 (c1884-?) gen? labr sailed 3rd class on "Mauretania", (Cunard line) from New York, , US (via ) arriving 23 Dec 1912 Liverpool, Eng; USA citizen, Stay, last permanant resident USA scan; UK Incoming Register

Frank Arnold Soper (c1860-?) a 'Cotton Mac.t' aged 52, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Winifredian' arriving Boston, US, 29 Sep 1912 last permenent residence, Birkenhead : sister Miss L M Soper, Oxton, Birkenhead, Eng : final destination Oklamoma rootsweb.com : ['01cenLetitia Mary Soper, 52 at Birkenhead] : [Letitia Mary Soper, 52 at Birkenhead, Cheshire]
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Frank Soper (c1860-?) job 'cotton', aged 53, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Franconia' arriving Boston, US 27 Aug 1913 English : job, Cotton : unm, sister L M Soper of 129 Woodchurch Rd, Birkenhead : going to Oklahoma City : a 2nd cotton trader on same voyage Robert Salisbury 25, his father at 9 Sefton Drive, Liverpool rootsweb.com : ['81 census, a Frank A Soper, cotton broker apprentice, b.Ludlow Shrop, living Hoose, Cheshire age 21 unm, with family] : [presume connection to Frank S Soper, cotton buyer 1902] : [Entering via Ellis Island 1893,4,5 & 1919]
: Frank  Soper, sailed from Glasgow to New York, 1914 : from findmypast.com
: F A Soper (c--?) cotton buyer, sailed 1st class on "Minneapolis" (Leyland Line) from Boston, Massachusetts ,US to Liverpool, Eng arriving 5 May 1914; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register

Lucy Soper (c1888-?) (25), single sailed from Liverpool, on The New York, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 30 Jan 1913, Residence, Soddiswell, England : Passenger List 'London to Boston' : ['11cen a Lucy Amelia Soper, 23 at Wandsworth, Lon]

? Soper (c1877-?) 36 & ? Soper 34 (m & f), sailed from Liverpool, to Boston 1913

Edward T Soper (c1888-?) 25, Russell P Soper 24 & Nelle M Soper 22 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1913 (perhaps on different sailings) : from findmypast.com

Edward T Soper (1888-?) grocer 25 sailed 2nd class on "Majestic" (White Star Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 12 Feb 1913; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: [Edward Thomas Soper b.Tavistock, Devon 14 Jun 1887; an English soldier for 4 years {resume WW1?}; naturalised US citizen c1913 biog, Devon]
: [?an Edward Thomas Soper bapt.22 Jul 1887 at Lifton, Corn, to Richard Soper & Phillipa Jane Mayne]
: [[1 of 6 children of Richard & Phillipa J Soper at Lifton '91cen]
: [with father (carpenter), Cornwall '01cen]
: ['11cen a Nellie Muriel Soper, 21 at Christchurch, Hants, but Russell & Edward not visable]
: [1913 immigrated to US? see above]
: [Edward T Soper, b.Cornwall 14 Jun 1887. Entered Wis Conf on trial 1914; in full 1918. Dervice 1912, Sy. Mattoon - Sanborne; 1914, Bear Creek; 1916, Gillett; 1924, Randolph-Courtland]
: [Edward Thomas Soper of Gillett?, Oconto, Winsconsin. USA draft regisration card, June? 1917, age 29: b.Tavistock, Devon 14 Jun 1887; was a private, signals in England for 5y, grey eyes, black hair, short & slender; married naturalised US for 4 years]
: [Edward Thos Soper 34 to NY 1922]
: [Edward Thos Soper (1888-?) minister of r.[eligeon] 34 sailed 2nd class on "America" (US Mail Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 8 Jun 1922, address Druccombe Place, Launcester, Liskard, Cornwall; Last permanant residence Foreign Countries (ie not UK or empire); Intended future residence USA (ship continued to Cherbourg); scan]
: [E T Soper elected an assistant to AA Bennett who was elected secretary [of ....] : snippets from Wisconsin Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church; Year Book 1925 Google Books]

F W Sopper (c1880-?) 33, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1913 : from findmypast : [a Frank W Sopper '81 census, boer war 1899, London 1922]

Mr F H Soper (b. -) sailed 1st class on "Francis" (Booth Line), 2,511 tons from Galveston, [Texas], US arriving Liverpool, Eng 4 Jun 1912; Previous permanant residence USA; Intended future residence England; scan & scan 2; UK Incoming Register : [??a cotton port; so possibly Frederick Harold Soper 26 draper of Southampton, Hants?]

Alice Soper (1852-?) traveler 61 sailed 1st class on "Minneapolis" (Atlantic Transport Line), London to New York, USA, from 26 Jul 1913; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast
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Alice Soper (c1851-?) england citizen, 62 widow sailed 1st class on "Minnetonka" (Atlantic Transport line) from New York, US arriving 6 Oct 1913 London, Eng; Last permanant resident Eng scan; UK Incoming Register : [?Dr William m.Alice Spencer 1876, London]

Frank L Soper england citizen, sailed 1st class on "Cameronia" (Anchor line) from New York, US arriving Glasgow, Scotland 11 May 1913 ; last permanant resident Eng scan; UK Incoming Register : ['11cen Frank Leonard 25unm architects ass b.Battersea, Lon see]

Ilford Soper (1877-?) doctor 36 & Mrs Soper 34 foreign [ie not British] sailed 2nd class on "Arabic'' from Liverpool to Boston, US, departing 15 Jul 1913 {White Star Line, 15,801 tons; 690 passengers}; scan & scan2; from findmypast : [assume Dr John Elford Soper Minnesota doctor see]

Mr Soper & Mrs Soper (c1877-?) 36, sailed from Liverpool to Boston, 1913 : from findmypast

Elbert N Soper (c1884-?) 29 merchant & Helen 28 sailed from Southampton 14 May 1913, sailed 1st class on "The Olympic", {White Star Line, 22,350 tons, 1,100 passengers} arriving Ellis Island, NY. 21 May, Residence, London, Eng : findmypast; & UK passenger list both English, intended future residence Canada, scan & scan2 : [an Elbert Soper 21 from Eng>NY 1906] : [Elbert Newsom Soper d.1933 of Quebec, Canada (but will admin Lon, Eng)] : [not vis bmd or UK cen's, so assume Canadian]
: Elbert Soper 46 merchant & Mrs Soper 49 sailed 1st class on "Olympic'' from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 27 Jan 1926 {White Star Line, 21822 tons; 300 passengers (800 crew)}; Foreign [ie not UK], resident of US, [of or c/o] 11d Regent St, Lon; scan & scan2; from findmypast

...imke Sober (c 1863-?) 50 sailed from Antwerp, Belgium, on The Kroonland, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 4 Jun 1913, residence Weiss.., Russia

John Elford Soper (c1873-?) aged 40, sailed from Liverpool on 'The Arabic' arriving Boston, US 24 Jul 1913 rootsweb.com, 'John' added later in front of Elford : transcribed by ancestry.com as 'Efford John' : last permenent residence 'fafres? Min 1890', next listed, Mildred Soper 35, housewife, English :
: [presume wife, not in '01 census] :
: [a John Elford Soper b1866 Battersea to gunmaker William of Basingstoke/Reading, see Berks Tree] :
: [a John E Soper b1863 73, Mildred E 65 to Quebec 1936] :
: [son? a John Elford Soper 21at Reading Berks (& a Giles Elford Soper 60 at Wincanton, S.set]

Arthur L Soper 50 (c1863-?) buyer, USA citizen, sailed 1st class on "Nieuw Amsterdam" from New York, US arriving 14 May 1913 Plymouth, Eng; scan & scan b; UK Incoming Register : [ however not US & not a buyer (sailed NY>Lon>NY 1915 below)]

John Edward Soper; Declaration of Intention 1914; Naturalization Petition, Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, Cleveland : Oath of Allegiance (1921) : footnote.com
'11cen : ?a John Edward Soper (c1891-?) 20 student [student / training college] at ( Sutton/Rd) Abingdon, Berkshire b.-, Middlesex
'11cen : ?a John Edward Soper (c1866-?) 45 head [blacksmith / machinist] at ( Gate East/South) Newton Abbot, Devon b.-, Devon

Richard Souper (1877-?) farmer 37 & wife Mrs Souper 33 sailed 2nd class on "Transylvania" (Cunard Line), from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 7 Nov 1914; Last permanant residence Empire; Intended future residence Canada scan; from findmypast
: Richard  Milford Souper (1877-?) 37y 3m & Elsie Mary Crowe Souper 33, sailed on The Transylvania, Liverpool to New York, arriving 17 Nov 1914, perhaps with 6 other Soupers from BC : from Ellisislandrecords & Findmypast : [Richard & Elsie to NY 1923] : [a Richard Souper 23, organist in household of Charles Souper at S.Weald, Essex : '01cen]

David  Sopier, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1914 : from findmypast.com

Warren Soper (1854-?) merchant 60; Harold Soper 22; Walter Soper 20 & Eleanor Soper 16 sailed 1st class on "Vaterland" (Hamburg Amerika Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 23 Jul 1914; Intended future residence Canada; (on same ticket; Miss Marjorie Warwick 18?) scan; from findmypast : [other sailings not vis]

Sydney J Soper (c1895-?) 19 clerk, sailed 3rd class on "New York" (America Line) from New York, US Liverpool, Eng arriving 8 Oct 1914; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England, 601 passengers scan; UK Incoming Register; also 13 St Stevens Gardens, E Twickenham, M.sex scan : [? a Sidney James Soper b.Jul>Sep 1896, Luton, Beds, m.1923]

Frank  Soper, sailed from Glasgow to New York, 1914 : from findmypast.com
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: F A Soper (c--?) cotton buyer, sailed 1st class on "Minneapolis" (Leyland Line) from Boston, Massachusetts ,US to Liverpool, Eng arriving 5 May 1914; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Frank Arnold Soper above]

William Souper (c1862-?) 52 clergyman, sailed 1st class on "Olympic" (White Star Line) from New York, US to Plymouth, Eng. Ship continued to Southampton, arriving 4 Apr 1914; Last permanant address & planned future residence England scan; UK Incoming Register : [not much known yet ]

Arthur L Soper (c1864-?) 51 buyer, sailed 1st class on "St Paul" from New York, US Liverpool, Eng arriving 7 Nov 1915; Planned future residence USA ; address c/o Hotel Cecil, London holding return ticket scan; UK Incoming Register
: Arthur L Soper job, commercial 51 sailed 1st class on "Niew Amsterdam" (Holland American Line) from Falmouth to New York, departing 30 Nov 1915; Intended residence Eng, Nationality US; scan : [?? seems not Arthur Lewis Soper b.Jan>Mar 1860 Thanet, Kent; m.1889; age & nationatilty wrong; (Arthur NY>Eng 1913 above)]

George Augustus Soper, Declaration of Intention 1915 Naturalization Petition, Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, Cleveland, Oath of Allegiance (1922) : footnote.com : [connection? ?a George Augustus Soper b.c1875 Kensington, Lon & d.Apr>Jun 1876 Kensington, Lon]

A Soper (1883-?) wife 32, A Soper 10, A Soper 7 sailed 3rd class on "Metagama" from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 25 Jun 1915 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast

Warren  Soper (c1854-?) 60, Harold  Soper 22, Walter Soper 20 & Eleanor Soper 16 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1914 : from findmypast.com

Harry Sopper (c1875-?) born Russia 25 Dec 1875 in Denver's 2nd draft board for WW1. Registration Card at Denver Public Library, Colorado

Annie G Soper (c1884-?) 31 nurse; foreign citizen, address The Beeches, Tyleham Ave, Hornchurch, Essex; last permanant resident Canada, sailed 2nd class on "Nieuw Amsterdam" (Holland America Line) from New York, US (Annie disembarked Falmouth) arriving Plymouth, Eng 23 Dec 1915; scan; UK Incoming Register : [Annie Georgina Soper (1883-1979) of London, a missionary in Peru) to Canada 1913 to Peru 1916, '21 & '28 : & an Annie to NY '28 & '36]

Manuel B Soper (cc1903-?) aged , sailed from St Michaels, Azores, Portugal on 'The Canopic' arriving Boston, US 12 Oct 1916 rootsweb.com : [a Manuel Silva Soper (1851-?) sailed 1907]

William R Soper 41 inspector of boiler makers; address 14 Cressy Rd, Portsmouth, sailed 2nd class on "Rotterdam" from New York, US arriving Plymouth, Eng, 20 Mar 1916; Past & future residence Engand scan; UK Incoming Register : [assume parents William m.Martha Taylor 1871]

William Soper (c1871-?) 46 sailed from Southampton, on 'The Carmania', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 11 Sep 1917, Residence, England It is likely William was a member of crew & mis-listed. Crewman William Estill Soper sail many times between 1917 & 1924, sometimes on The Carmania : [William Estill Soper m.Oct>Dec 1894, Toxteth Park, Lancs]

Annie Y Soper (1859-?) none 58, Walter Soper 23 sailed 1st class on "Kroonland" (American Line) , Liverpool to New York, USA, from 31 Jan 1917 Last permanant residence British Possessions; Intended future residence USA (not married, with maid Horteuse Esnaut 50 brit poss); scan; from findmypast : [??a Walter 34 Liv>Quebec 34]

Annie Y Soper (c1859-?) 58, Gerard Soper 32, Walter Soper 23 & J Soper 20 sailed [perhaps not together] from Liverpool to New York, 1917 : from findmypast.com : [a Walter to NY 1914 & '17 & to Quebec '29??]

Raymond Soper (c1888-?) 30, Ralph Soper 29 & ? Soper sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1918 : from findmypast.com : [births not vis UK's bmd : a Ralph to NY 1918 below & 1925? : & Ralph Loper 1938]

Ralph H Soper sailed 1st class on "Lapland" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 10 Jul 1918; oil geologist, US citzen; Last permanant address & Intended future residence USA; address 47 Parliament St, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [?a Ralph sailed to NY 1918]

William Soper (c1871-?) 47 sailed on "Saxonia" (Cunard Line) from New York, US, arriving Liverpool, Eng 31 Jul 1918; Intended future residence England, address 62 Tillard St, Liverpool : [a page of class 'D.B.Seacan'?, (all male, so seamen?) class] scan; UK Incoming Register

Levi Soper m.Nellie Amy Scevity, London, Eng, 7 Aug 1918. 5 children born between 1920 & 1926 : Levi may have died in blizzard in Canada, from James Jennifer Soper source 1 & source 2 from Val Bailey : [no Levi vis bmd or '11cen]

Frank A Soper (c1860-?) 59, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1919 : from findmypast.com : [an F A to Boston 1902, '05, '13 & to NY 1890, '91, '92, '95, '98, '99, 1901, '04 & '06? ('Frank Abel') & Liverpool to NY 1919]

Wm B Soper (c1883-?) 36 physician, & wife Helen C Soper 32 French citizens, Last permanant address France; planed future residence foreign country [ie not UK] address Brown Shipley & Co, 123 Pall Mall, Lon; sailed 1st class on "Lapland" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 28 Apr 1919; scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed 1908; not vis medical Sopers]

Emma Soper (c1859-?) 61, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1920 : from findmypast.com

Robert Cole Soper (c1894-?) 26, married, sailed from Southampton, on The Aquitania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 9 October 1920, Residence, Luton, England : [a Robert Cole Soper b.Wincanton, Dorset Oct>Dec 1893 (not in bmd)]

Phel Clare Soper (c1893-?) 27, married, sailed from Le Havre, France, on The Rochambeau, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 23 Oct 1920, Residence, London

Dora M Soper (c1897-?) age 23, former Newfoundlander m.Lloyd W Leard (b.Cambridge) at Cambridge. Mass 1920. 1930 census renting at 51 Fairfield St, Cambridge, son 9 & her brother Llewllyn Soper 31, shipper in a warehouse : www.islandregister.com

Emma Soper (c1859-?) 61* sailed 1st class on "Cedric" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 26 Apr 1920; Last permanant address & Intended future residence USA , address not stated, return ticket [*possibly age 51?] scan; UK Incoming Register

Winifred H Soper (c1894-?) age 27, single, sailed from Liverpool, Eng, on The Aquitania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 30 Jan 1921, Residence, Luton : [b. not vis bmd]

Catherine Soper (c1892-?) 29 & Margaret Soper 27 sailed 2nd class on "Cedric" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 21 Mar 1921; Last permanant address USA; Intended future residence England; scan; UK Incoming Register
- Arthur E Soper b.Apr>Jun 1921, St Pancras, Lon (mother nee Glock)
: Catherine housewife 29, Margaret 8, Arthur 3m sailed 2nd class on "Adriatic" (White Star Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 17 Aug 1921 address 36 The Avenue, Muswell Hill, Lon, N10; Last permanant residence foreign [ie not Empire]; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Catherine Soper (c1892-?) age 29, w (widow?), Margaret 8 & Arthur 0, sailed from Southampton, on The Adriatic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 25 Aug 1921; Residence, London, Eng : [births not vis bmd]

Charles Soper (c1889-?) 32 sailed on "Cedric" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 9 Oct 1921; a salesman, Last permanant address & intended future residence England, address 9 Loughborough Park, London, scan; UK Incoming Register

Charles Soper (c1893-?) 28 sailed 2nd class on "Empress of India" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 14 Oct 1921; seaman, Last permanant address & intended future residence England; address 56 Notts St, Plymouth, [Devon], scan; UK Incoming Register

Phyllis Soper (1893-?) wife 28, Kenneth Soper 4, Victor Soper 2 & Marjorie Soper 1 sailed 2nd class on "Scythie" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 20 Aug 1921; Intended future residence USA, scan; from findmypast : [with husband Henry 57 manufacturer NY>Eng 1930]

Winnifred Alice Soper (c1874-?) 47 sailed cabin class on "Albania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 20 Dec 1921; nurse, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence England; address 16 Belmont Rd, Bovey Tracy, Dev; scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed 1912 & 1924; assume b.Jan>Mar 1874 to Edward m.Wilmot Anne Northcott who m.1859] Henry Felix Soper US Naturalisation 1930

Harry Soper (1893-?) age (28), married, sailed from Liverpool, Eng on 'The Caronia', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 26 June 1921, Residence, Liverpool : [wife Phillis & family emmigrated 2 months later below]
: Phyllis Margaret Leleux appointed post office typist & shorthand writer at Glasgow 20 Oct 1913; in Edinburgh &
London Gazette Harry Felice Soper & Agnes Emily Harrison who m.1885
- Kenneth Soper b.c1917 [not vis bmd, so perhaps b.Scotland??]
- Victor R L Soper (1918-1985) b.16 Nov Northampton (b.Oct>Dec 1918 Kinks N), d.May 1985 from Leluex tree
- Marjorie L Soper b.Oct>Dec 1919 Wolverhampton, Shrops
- Sheila Soper b.1923 New Jersey, US
: ['Harry', Henry Felix Soper b.4 Jul 1893 to Henry Felice Soper & Agnes Emily who m.1885, Pimlico, Lon]
H Soper (c1875-?) age 46, male, sailed from Liverpool to NY 1921
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: Phyllis M Soper (c1893-?) age 28, married, with Kenneth 4, Victor R L 2 & Marjorie L 1 sailed from Liverpool, on 'The Scythia', arriving Ellis Island, NY. 30 Aug 1921; Residence, Warwick, Eng : [Kenneth 4 added from findmypast list] : [William Soper 53 was also on this sailing as a member of the crew. He seems not to have been a regular sailer] : [husband Harry 28 emmigrated 2 months earlier]
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: Henry Felix Soper Staff Quarter-Master Sergeant, Army Service Corps, age 23 of Bulford, Wilts m.Phyllis Margaret Leleux 1915, Glasgow
: Henry F Soper, Phylis Soper, both 37 (b.c1893); Kenneth Soper 14 (b.c1916) & Victor Soper 12 (b.c1918) arrived from Liverpool to New York on 'The Samaria' 10 Sept 1930 : [a Victor R L Soper b.Oct>Dec 1918 Kinks N (mother ne Leleux) & Marjorie L Soper Oct>Dec 1919 Wolverhampton, Shrops (mother ne Leleux) & no Kenneth b.vis, so presume not this family]
: [? a Harry 34 Southampton>NY 1927? : Henry's parents Henry 69 & Agnes 63 also sailed 1927 Liverpool>NY 1927] : [Henry 37, Phyllis 32, Kenneth 14, Victor 12 in 1930 : (& a Kenneth 17 in 1934?)]
: Henry Felix Soper (c1894-?) mail at 76 Prospect St, Greenfield, age 36; Naturalsation Certificate [image on right] 26 May 1930 nr 3215652 at Boston, Mass : source
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: [Henry Felice Soper US WW2 draft registration 26 Apr 1942, residence 161 Myoming Ave, Maplewood, Essex, New Jersey, b.4 Jul 1893, Salisbury; Nof K Mrs Phillis Soper, same address; employer Neprtune Motor Co; age 48, 5' 10½", 195lbs, grey eyes & hair, eyes 50w 50th]
: Phyllis Margaret Leleux b.Jul>Sep 1892 Plymouth, Dev (married name Soper) emigrated to New Jersey, USA (her sister Hilda Mary Leleux was grandmother to researcher Bruce Humphrey genforum
: letter from Charles Montgomery to dau Heidi when visiting her Uncle Harry, Aunt Phillis & Cousin Victor in a big house with log fire 1961)
: Henry Felix Soper 4 Jul 1893-4 Feb 1973 & Phyllis Leleux Soper 22 Dec 1892- 9 Sep 1974, Plaque G-013 in Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church's, St Francis Memorial Garden, 419 South St, New Providence, NJ : source : [Charles L Leleux 43, Jessie 38 Charles H 18; Hilda M 14; Ada A 13; Dorothy 9; Phyllis M Leleux 5; Bertrund V 5 in Ayreshire '01cen]
: ??a Henry F Soper (US citizen) of Montclair, Essex, New Jersey patented an ornamental design Ink Bottle Cap (for 14 years) Patent number: D89939, Filed 23 Sep 1932; Issued May 1933 (drawing attached) www.google.dk/patents]
: ??a Henry F Soper of Montclair, NJ & Edgar P Sparkes of Calif, assignors of LE Waterman Co of NY patent 12 Mar 1932 for decorative container for a bottle of liquid ink source & an ink bottle 31 Oct 1933 source
: ??a Henry F Soper of East Orange, New Jersey; assignor to Neptune Meter Company of NJ; designed & patented an ornamental design of an automatic cutoff device for dispensing apparatus 10 Jun 1941 source

: Richard importer 44 & Elsie 40 sailed 2nd class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 8 Oct 1921 address 19 Spenser Rd, Harpingden; Last permanant residence USA; English scan; from findmypast : [& sailed 1914 above]

Ernest Walter Soper (c1900-?) , age 22y, sailed Hamburg via Southampton & Cherbourg, passenger on 'Orduna', arrived Ellis Island NY 3 Jul 1922 : [??an Ernest W Soper m.Olive V Kennett Apr>Jun 1922, Southampton, Hants]

Gladys Soper b.22 Feb 1922 London, to Alfred & Anne, m.Calvin L Fair; d.6 Jul 2000 at Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania : source : [Gladys E Soper b.Jan>Mar 1922, Greenwich to Arthur C Soper m.Annie F Coates 1913, Greenwich, Lon]
Gladys E Soper (1922-2000) (ne Fair) b.22 Feb 1922 London, died age 78 6 Jul 2000 : Obits for those born in England (so presume in US?)

Henry C Soper (c1890-?) age 32, married, sailed from Southampton, on The Aquitania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 3 February 1922, Residence, London, Eng : ['11cen ??a Henry 21 army officer at Putney, Wandsworth, Lon b.Putney, Sy : Henry C m.Camberwell 1912; & m. Croydon 1917]

Edwin Soper (c1889-?) 33 teacher address 17 Brambledown Rd, Wallington, Sy, sailed 2nd class on "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) from New York arriving Southampton, Eng 11 Jul 1922 ; US citizen; (several other US teachers on page) scan; UK Incoming Register

Winnifred Soper (c1875-?) age 47 single, sailed from Liverpool, on The Baltic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 11 February 1922, Residence, Sherwen, US but ethnicity English. On UK passenger list 1921. [possibly the Winefred Alice Soper (b.c1874), single, from Blackheath, London, who sailed on The Caronia in 1912]

Edward Thos Soper (1888-?) minister of r.[eligeon] 34 sailed 2nd class on "America" (US Mail Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 1922 address Druccombe Place, Launcester, Liskard, Cornwall; Last permanant residence Foreign Countries (ie not UK or empire); Intended future residence USA (ship continued to Cherbourg); scan; from findmypast : [see above 1913]
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: Edward Thomas Soper (c1888-?) 34 11m US citizen, ships crew, married arrived NY from Southampton, 17 Jun on ship ‘America’ arrived & Edwin Soper 32, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1922 perhaps seperate sailings? : from findmypast.com : [Edward T Soper 25 to NY 1913]

Charles Soper (c1893-?) mercantile marine 30 sailed 2nd class on "George Washington" (United States Mail Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 31 Mar 1923 address 59-60 Gracechurch Street, London EC; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA (ship via Cherbourg) ; scan; from findmypast (11 marines, 2 engineers & 2 mercantile's on page; all home Eng with plans to live US; perhaps all crossed out) : [a year younger, a Charles Henry (1894-?) signalman see]

Alfred Sophier (c1888-?) 35, sailed from Liverpool, England, on The Carmania, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 1 Oct 1923, Ethnicity English [The only Sophier in the Ellis Island records] source

Louise Soper d.24 Feb 1923, widow of 89 Stanley Ave, City of Newark, New Jersey, United States of America; died ; 'administration (with will) (limited)' London 8 Sep 1923 [so UK subject] to Harleigh Kenric Davis, company secretary, the attorney of Elsie Soper of Illingworth [W.Yorks] ; estate £974 17s 6d; from Probate Calender, scan : [? connection? Richard Mitford C Souper m.Elsie Mary Lee Jul>Sep 1907, Tonbridge, Kent [bmd] : Elsie M Souper d.Jul>Sep 1930, Cardiff, age 50] : []

Frederic Soper (c1886-?) 37, sailed from Southampton, England, on The Homeric, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 4 July 1923, Residence, England. [A Fred Soper/Soaper sailed 20 times between 1919 & 1924 as a member of the crew]

William  Soper (c1875-?) 48, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1923 : from findmypast.com

Emma  Soper (c1859-?) 64, sailed from Plymouth to New York, 1923 : from findmypast.com

Susan B Soper (c1875-?) 48 housewife & Leslie B Soper 21 student; USA citizens, sailed 1st class on "President Roosavelt" (United States Line) from New York, US arriving 14 Jul 1923 Plymouth, Eng; scan; UK Incoming Register

Mrs L A Soper (c1862-?) 61 widow; Miss D Soper 29 civil service; english citizens of 6 Meredyth Rd, Barnes, London; sailed class on "Aquila" (Yeoward Line) from Canary Islands, Spain, arriving 16 Sep 1923 Liverpool, Eng; scan; UK Incoming Register

Thomas  Soper (c1858-?) 65, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1923 : from findmypast.com
Thomas  Soper (c1858-?) 66, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1924 : from findmypast.com

Winifred A Soper (c1874-?) 50 sailed cabin class on "Albania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving London, Eng 3 Sep 1924; nurse, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foriegn Country, address Glenthorne, Shaldon, S.Devon, scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed 1912 & 1921; assume b.Jan>Mar 1874 to Edward m.Wilmot Anne Northcott who m.1859]

Helen Alberta Soper (c1885-?) 40 sailed 1st class on "Majestic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 29 May 1925; wife, Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Possessions; address Woburn Chase, Addlestone, Surrey scan; UK Incoming Register : [not vis bmd]

George Soper (c1870-?) 55 consulting engineer & wife Eloise Soper 52 sailed 1st class on "Veendam" (Holland America Line) from New York, US arriving Plymouth, Eng 27 Jul 1925; US citizens, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not uk] , address c/o Hotel Metropole, London scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed NY>UK 1928 (George Alwyn Soper?), 1931 & 5 (& perhaps Canada>UK 1907/14?)]

Ralph  Soper (c1889-?) 36, Alice P Soper 40, sailed from Southampton to New York, (different sailings?) 1925 : from findmypast.com

Alexr Soper (c1846-?) 79 retired Grace Soper 38 housewife; Eliz Soper 36 housewife sailed 1st class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 23 Jul 1925; [seems Grace m. to Alex; Eliz listed 1st]; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not UK], address c/o Barclays Bank, London; scan; UK Incoming Register : [not vis UK '11cen/bmd]

Alexander Soper (1878-?) 47, Dora Soper 46, Norah Soper 42 wife (all mar.) sailed on "Scythia" from Liverpool to Boston, USA, departing 29 Jul 1925; scan not available; from findmypast

Alexander Soper (1904-?) student 21 sailed on "Belgenland" (Red Star Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 4 Sep 1925 address c/o Red Star Line; Last permanant residence Foreign [ie not empire]; Intended future residence {6 US teachers & 3 students on page); scan; from findmypast : [?3 generations of Alexr above??]

Alice P Soper (1885-?) housewife 40 sailed - class on "Olympic" (White Star Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 19 Aug 1925 address 17 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC; Last permanant residence USA; Intended future residence foregn [ie not empire]; Nationality USA (same address used by female teacher, lecturer & other housewife); scan; from findmypast

Bernard Soper (cc1872-?), sailed from Liverpool, England on 'The Celtic' arriving Boston, US, 19 Sep 1926 : also Grace Soper (cc1871-?) rootsweb.com [no nationality given, as no Grace & Bernard in 1871-11 Eng cenus, assume not English] : [a Grace (c1887-?) Liverpool-Boston 1925 living York Harbour Me, married; b.Lakewood NJ 22 Nov 1886 with Alexander 79 & Elizabeth 37]

Donald Giles Soper (1905-?) engineer 23 sailed 3rd class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 5 Dec 1928 address 10 Bascot Rd, Luton, [Lon]; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast : [Donald G E Soper m.Elsie Blake 1930, at Luton]
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: same sailing Doreen Soper (1923-?) school 5 sailed 2nd class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 5 Dec 1928 address Hammersmith, W7; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence US (sharing ticket & address with Nellie Davies 23 bookeeper, her last residence foriegn) scan; from findmypast : [no birth vis bmd, (Donald not m)]

Elbert Soper 46 merchant & Mrs Soper 49 sailed 1st class on "Olympic'' from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 27 Jan 1926 {White Star Line, 21,822 tons; 300 passengers (800 crew)}; Foreign [ie not UK], resident of US, [of or c/o] 11d Regent St, Lon; scan & scan2; from findmypast : [Elbert & wife sailed Stn>NY 1913]

Barbara Soper (c1899-?) 27 sailed 1st class on "SS Celtic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng; 22 Feb 1926; lady's maid, Last permanant address England; Planned future residence England, address 36 Belgrave Sq, London, scan; UK Incoming Register; with Lord Archibald Forres 65 & Lady Agnes 45

Rosalie  Souper (c1875-?) 52, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1927 : from findmypast.com [presume widow of Noel Beaumont Souper (1878-1916)]

Walter Soper (c1867-?) 60 treasurer & Jane M Soper 61 [seems not a married couple] sailed 1st class on "Majestic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng, 9 Sep 1927; US residence; Last permanant address US & planned future residence foreign [ie not uk], address Hotel Victoria, London scan; UK Incoming Register

Clara A Soper (1887-?) nil 40 sailed T3 class on "Republic" (United States Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 1 Oct 1927 address Imperial Hotel; Last permanant residence foreign countries [ie not empire]; Intended future residence & nationality USA (package; whole page at same hotel, teachers/clerks/typists all US); scan; from findmypast

Harry Soper (c1892-?) 35 manufacturer sailed 1st class on "Mauretania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US (via disembarked Plymouth) arriving Southampton, Eng 4 Oct 1927; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence foriegn [ie not uk], address Savoy Hotel, scan; UK Incoming Register

Helen Soper (c1900-?) 27 clerk, sailed tourist class on "Cedric" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 13 Jun 1927; Last permanant address & planned future residence US; address 31 Henry Street, Lytham, Lancs, scan; UK Incoming Register

Henry Soper (1858-?) retired 69 & Agnes Soper 63 sailed cabin class on "Lancastria" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 5 Sep 1927 address 19 Bowne Rd, Copswood; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast
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: Henry Soper (c1859-?) 69 job nil & wife Agnes Soper 64 sailed 2nd class on "Homeric" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 13 Jul 1928; Last permanant address & planned future residence England; address 19 Bourne Road, Copeswood, Coventry scan; UK Incoming Register : [Henry Felice Soper a mason, m.1885 to Agnes Emily Harrison, Wilts]

Elsie Soper (c1906-?) 22 secretary sailed 3rd class on "Minnisota" (Atlantic Transport Line) from New York, US arriving London, Eng 30 Jul 1928; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Countries [ie not uk], address American Express, London, scan; UK Incoming Register

Annie Soper (1883-?) nurse 45 sailed T/3 class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 17 Jun 1928 address 83 Earshall Rd, London, SE9; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast : [Annie Georgina Soper (1883-1979) of London, a missionary in Peru) to Canada 1913 to Peru 1916, '21 & '28 : & an Annie to NY '28 & '36]

Alwyn Soper (c1870-?) 58 engineer & wife Eloise Soper 31 sailed 1st class on "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 22 Jul 1928; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Countries [ie not uk], address Burlington Hotel, London, scan; UK Incoming Register
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George A Soper (c1890-?) 59 engineer & wife Eloise Soper 32 housewife sailed cabin class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Jul 1929; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk], address Burlington Hotel, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [George A called Alwyn in 1928] : [& sailed NY>UK 1925 & 1935]

Elenor Soper age 23, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1928

Donald Giles Soper (1905-?) engineer 23 sailed 3rd class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line) from Southampton to New York, US, departing 5 Dec 1928 address 10 Bascot Rd, Luton, [Beds]; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Donald Soper (c1905-?) 24 engineer sailed 2nd class on "Bremen" (North German Lloyd Bremen Line) from New York, arriving Southampton 18 Nov 1929; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, address Luton, Bedfordshire, Eng scan; UK Incoming Register; from findmypast.com : [ Donald Giles E Soper b.Jan>Mar 1905, Wincanton, Dorset (bmd); Donald Giles E Soper m.Elsie Blake 1930 Luton] : [Donald 19 to Aust 1924 : to NY Donald Giles age 23 '28 & Donald O age 32 '35]

William Soper (c1893-?) 36 executive sailed cabin class on "George Washington" (United States Line) from New York, US arriving Plymouth, Eng 24 Oct 1929; Last permanant address Turkey, in transit to Turkey; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk], scan; UK Incoming Register : [?perhaps NY>UK 45 a oil manager 1938]

Charles Soper (1890-?) commerce 39 Isabel 39 housewife & Margaret 1 sailed on "Carmania", Southampton to New York, USA, from 22 Jun 1929; scan error; from findmypast : [no uk Charles/Isabel m.bmd]

Doreen Soper 5 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1929 : from findmypast.com

Margaret  Soper (c1928-?) 1, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1929 : from findmypast.com

I  Sapier (c1906-?) 23, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1929 : from findmypast.com

Richard L Soper (c1905-?) sailed from Aruba on 'The Frederic R Kellogg' arriving Boston, US, 8 Oct 1929 rootsweb.com [Aruba, a small Caribbean island nr south america, then run by the Netherlands]

Henry  Soper (c1893-?) 37, Phyllis Soper 32, Kenneth Soper 14 & Victor  Soper 12 sailed from Liverpool to Boston, USA, 1930 : from findmypast.com : [Harry 28, Phyllis 28, Kenneth 4, Marjorie 1, Victor 1 to US 1921 : & Kenneth 17 in 1934?]

Mary Soper (c1911-?) 19 student sailed cabin class on "California" (Anchor Line) from New York, US arriving Glasgow, Scotland 10 Jul 1930; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Countries [ie not uk], address Palace Hotel, London, scan; UK Incoming Register

Henry Soper (c1873-?) 57 manufacturer & wife Phyllis Soper 56 housewife, Kenneth Soper 13 scholar & Victor Soper 11 student, sailed cabin class on "Laconia" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 11 Jul 1930; US citizens, Last permanant address US & planned future residence Foreign Countries [ie not uk], address The Haven, Dunsfold, Surrey; scan; UK Incoming Register
: Henry Soper (1893-?) mfgr 37, Phylis 32 housewife, Kenneth Soper 14 & Victor Soper 12 students, sailed cabin class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line), from Liverpool to Boston, USA, departing 2 Sep 1930 address The Haven, Dansfield, Godalming; Last permanant residence Foreign Counties; Intended future residence USA; scan; also crossed out on list to embark NY scanfrom findmypast
: Phyllis 28, Kenneth 4, Victor 2 & Marjorie 1 2nd class, "Scythie" (Cunard) from Liverpool to New York, departing 20 Aug 1921; Intended future residence USA, scan [Phylis b.c1874, 1893 or 1898??]

Alexander C Soper 26 architect, wife Suzanne Soper 24 sailed cabin class on "Belfast" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 27 Jul 1930; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Countries [ie not uk] address National City Bank, Warterloo Pl, London, scan; UK Incoming Register
: Grace S Soper (c1887-?) 43 housewife; US citizen, on same sailing but address Waldorf Hotel, London

John Soper (c1865-?) 65 job none & wife Alice Soper 60 sailed tourist class on "Leviathan" (United States Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 26 Aug 1930; Last permanant address GB; Planned future residence England, address National Liberal Club, London scan; UK Incoming Register : [couple not vis '11cen] Henry Felix Soper US Naturalisation 1930

Bessie Maud Soper mail at 9 Bay Road East, Braintree, age 36 : naturalisation Certificate 29 Sep 1930, nr3218427 at Boston, Mass : footnote.com

John Soper (c1867-?) 63, John Soper 61, Mildred Soper 59 sailed from Southampton to New York, (presumably seperate sailings?) 1930 : from findmypast.com : [a Mildred 31, to US 1930 & to Canada '36??] : [a Mildred 31, Paignton Postmistress '01cen]

Compton Soper (1905-?) a sumtat?? 25 & wife Mary Soper 32 sailed 1st class on "Leviatham" (United States Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 3 Jun 1930 address 29 Harawood Rd, Merton, SW19; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Scotland; scan; from findmypast : [??a John Compton Soper(1865-1933) m.Mary Compton Barnes 1889 Bath, S.set (London notes), seems no connection as parents John & Eliza Compton m.1864]

Clare Soper (1894-?) secretary 36 sailed 2nd 'R' class on "Majestic" (White Star Line) , Southampton to New York, USA, from 5 Mar 1930 address New Testiment Fellowship, 11 Tavistock Sq, WC1; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast

Ellis Soper (c1872-?) 59 engineer sailed 1st class on "Mauretania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US (via ship continued to Plymouth, arriving Plymouh, Eng 19 Feb 1931); US citizen; Last permanant address US; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not UK], address Savoy Hotel, London, scan; UK Incoming Register
: Ellis Soper (1882-?) exporter 49 sailed 1st class on "Leviathon" (United States Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 19 Mar 1931 address Savoy Hotel, W1 [Lon]; Last & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Ellis Soper (c1882-?) 49 engineer sailed 1st class on "Ile de France" (French Line) from New York, US arriving Plymouth, Eng 1 May 1931; US citizen, Last permanant address USA, Planned future residence Foreign Country, address Hotel Mayfair, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [ages as printed, 1 incorrect]
: Ruth Soper 28 housewife; USA citizen, last address USA; address c/o Park Lane Hotel, Lon; sailed 1st class on "Leviathan" (United States Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 25 Jun 1931; scan; UK Incoming Register :
: Ellis Soper (1881-?) merchant 50, Ruth Soper 28, Mary Soper 2, Ann Soper 11m sailed 1st class on "Leviathon" (United States Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 19 Dec 1931 address Park Lane Hotel, W1 [Lon]; Last permanant residence USA; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Ellis Soper (1890-?) merchant 42 sailed 1st class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 6 Jun 1932 address c/o US Lines, Regent St [Lon]; Last permanant residence & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Ellis Soper (1881-?) manager 51 sailed 1st class on "Leviathon" (United States Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 10 Sep 1932 address Savoy Hotel, W1 [Lon]; Last permanant residence & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Ellis Soper (1890-?) mfr 42 sailed 1st class on "Berengaria" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 17 Sep 1932 address c/o US Lines, Regent St [Lon]; Last permanant residence & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast : [Could there be 2 different Ellis above??]

Charles Soper (c1893-?) 38 mariner sailed cabin class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving London, Eng 21 Sep 1931; Last permanant address &planned future residence England; address 66 Neath Rd, Plymouth, [Devon] scan; UK Incoming Register : [he sailed NY>Eng 1923 see seaman]

George  Soper (c1870-?) 61, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1931 : from findmypast.com
: George Soper (c1870-?) 61 civil engineer sailed 1st class on "Beregaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 22 Jul 1931; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not UK], address Great Central Hotel, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed NY>UK 1925 & 1935]

Gerald  Souper (c1872-?) 59 sailed on "Adriatic" from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 18 Sep 1931; [no scan offered] ; from findmypast : [a Gerald Souper in Manchester, Lancs '01cen, age 29, b.Shanghai, China, an actor with actress Florence 21 : see biog]

Clare Soper (1901-?) domestic 30 sailed tourist class on "Majestic" (White Star Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 14 Oct 1931 address 59 Carlton Hill, London, NW8; Last & future residence England; scan; from findmypast : Also same details crossed out on "Olympic" (White Star), S'tn to NY from 1 Oct 1931; scan
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Ethel Soper (c1896-?) 35 secretary sailed 2nd class on "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng; 23 Jan 1931; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, address 59 Carlton Hill, London, NW8, scan; UK Incoming Register,
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Clare Soper (c1894-?) 38 secretary sailed tourist class on "Olympic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 22 Jun 1932; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, address 59 Carlton Hill, London scan; UK Incoming Register : [sec of New Education Fellowship, see London 1944]

Bertha D Soper (c1877-?) 55 job none, sailed 1st class on "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 6 Sep 1932; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence foreign countries [ie not british], address c/o Barclays Bank, 1 Pall Mall, London, scan; UK Incoming Register
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Bertha D Soper (1877-?) housewife 55 sailed 1st class on "Bremen" (Norddeutscher Lloyd Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 12 Oct 1932 address Mayfair Hotel, W1; Last permanant residence foreign countries [ie not empire]; Intended future residence USA; Nationality USA; scan; from findmypast : [age 58 sailed S'tn to NY, 1935]

Margaret  Soper (c1876-?) 56, Ellis Soper 51 & Ellis Soper 42 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1932 [perhaps on diffeent sailings?] : from findmypast.com : [EEllis 49 (m) & Ellis 50 (f) to NY 1831 : Ellis 51 (m) & Ellis 42 (m) to NY 1932]

Conrad J Sapier (c1884-?) 48, Goldie G Sapier 39 & Jevegnes C Sapier 17 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1932 : from findmypast.com

Frederick  Soper (c1875-?) 58, sailed from Plymouth to New York, 1933 : from findmypast.com

Donald C Soper (c1919-?) 14 student sailed 3rd class on "General von Steuben" (Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 15 Jul 1933; US citizen, Last permanant address US; Planned future residence foreign country [ie not UK] scan; UK Incoming Register : [page of m & f US students]

Morris Soper (c1873-?) 61 judge & wife Charlotte Soper 57 sailed 1st class on "Aquitania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 20 Jul 1934; US citizen, Last permanant address US 'R1'; Planned future residence foreign countries [ie not UK] , address Park Lane, London, a href="../Immigration/UK_Incoming_Passengers/1614.jpg">scan; UK Incoming Register; from findmypast : [a Morris A 65 & wife Grace P sailed 1938]

George Soper (c1870-?) 65 engineer sailed 1st class on "Bremen" (North German Lloyd, Bremen Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 1 Aug 1935; US citizen, Last permanant address US; Planned future residence foreign country [ie not british], address Hotel Kaugham, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [& sailed NY>UK 1931]

Donald O Soper (c1903-?) 32 & Marie G Soper 26 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1935 : from findmypast.com
: Donald Soper 32 minister & Marie Soper 26 sailed tourist class on "Majestic" (Canadian Pacific Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 15 Aug 1935; Last permanant address & planned future residence England, address 3 Twyford Ave, London, N2, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Rev Donald Oliver Soper (c1903-1998) m.Marie Gertrude Dean 1929; biog] [They sailed to S.Africa 2 years later]

Bertha Soper (1877-?) 58 sailed 1st class on "Majestic" (Cunard Line), Southampton to New York, US, from 29 Mar 1935 address York Hotel, London; Last permanant residence foreign countries [ie not empire]; Intended future residence & nationality US (sharing ticket with Louise Spring 56 h'wife, same address; both crossed out); scan; from findmypast : [Bertha sailed NY>Eng>NY 1832]

Louis Soper or 'Cris Soper' or Iris'?? (c1900-?) arrived Honolulu, Hawaii 1 Jun 1936 on steamship 'Mariposa', a native of Australia; age 36, height 5ft 3in, weight 124, hair colour blk, eyes brown; Claims intitled? at Blaine, not verified; 'not subject to deportation'; San Francisco Surrendered Alien Certificate to immigrant inspector Earl A Finborg 1936; US Dept of Labor, immigration service ; scan from findmypast : [no link obvious]

Grace S Soper (c1887-?) 49 housewife sailed cabin class on "Britanic" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 1 Aug 1936; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not uk], address c/o Mrs B E Read, 22 Montflore Rd, Hove, Sx, scan; UK Incoming Register [no Grace S wife bmd]

Fred  Soper (c1894-?) 42, Juliet Soper 43, Grace Soper 39 sailed from Southampton to New York [perhaps seperatly] 1936 : from findmypast.com

Alma Soper (c1891-?) 45 school teacher, sailed 1st class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada (via Havre) to Southampton, Eng arriving 28 Jul 1936; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire, scan; UK Incoming Register
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Alma Soper (1892-?) housewife 44 sailed 3rd class on "Montclare" (Canadian Pacific Line) , Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 4 Aug 1936 address c/o Canada House, London; Last permanant residence Empire; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast

Annie Soper (1883-?) nurse 53 sailed on "American Merchant" (American Merchant Line), from London to New York, USA, departing 23 Oct 1936 address 83 Earshall Rd, Eltham, London, SE9; Last permanant residence Foreign Countries (ie not UK or empire); Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast : [Annie Georgina Soper (1883-1979) of London, a missionary in Peru) to Canada 1913 to Peru 1916, '21 & '28 : & an Annie to NY '28 & '36]

William  Soper (c1877-?) 60, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1937 : from findmypast.com

Emily Mary Soper (c1871-?) 66 job nil, sailed cabin class on "Ascania" (Cunard Line) from New York, US to Plymouth, Eng (ship continued to London, arriving 23 Mar 1937); Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire, address c/o 2 St Helens Rd, Ilford, Essex, scan; UK Incoming Register

Dorothy Soper (c1910-?) 27 sec'y sailed tourist class on "Glenbeg" (Baltimore Mail Line) from Baltimore, Maryland ,US arriving London, Eng 14 Jun 1937; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk], address 31 Aldborough, Seven Kings, Essex, scan; UK Incoming Register [not vis elsewhere]

Edward Soper (c1877-?) 60, sailed from Greenock to New York, 1937 : from findmypast.com

Horace N Soper 56 & Jean Soper 24 sailed from Southampton to New York, [perhaps at different times?] 1938 : more details from findmypast.com :

Morris A Soper (1873-?) manufacturer 65, Grace P Soper 61 housewife sailed cabin class on "Statendam" (Holland America Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 20 Aug 1938 address Mayfair Hotel, London, W1; Last permanant residence & intended future residence USA; Nationality Foreign [ie not Empire]; scan; from findmypast
: Morris Soper 61 sailed on "Olympic" (White Star Line), Southampton to New York from 21 Aug 1934; address c/o Park Lane Hotel, Lon; Nationality Foreign [ie not Empire]; scan; from findmypast : ['11cen no Morris visable] : ['11cen a Horace 29 at Wandsworth & a Horace 28 at Lambeth]

William Soper (c1893-?) 45 oil manager sailed cabin class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US to Greenock, (ship continued to Liverpool, arriving 20 Jun 1938); Last permanant address & planned future residence England, address c/o Vacuum Oil Co, Laxton House, East Westminster, S.Wsl? scan; UK Incoming Register : [?perhaps NY>UK an executive working Turkey 1929]

Eileen Soper (c1882-?) 56 teacher sailed 3rd class on "Ile de France" (Cie Generale, French Line) from New York, US arriving Plymouth, Eng 28 Jun 1938; Last permanant address & planned future residence USA, address c/o Amexco, London, several other teachers on list scan; UK Incoming Register

Jean Soper (c1915-?) 23 job nil sailed cabin class on "California" (Anchor Line) from Boston, US to Glasgow, Scotland (ship arrived 'Glasgow, Corb & Dublin' 14 Jul 1938); Last permanant address & planned future residence USA, address c/o Brown Shipley & co scan; UK Incoming Register

Fred L Soper (c1893-?) 45 physician sailed cabin class on "Europa" (Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 22 Sep 1938; USA; citizen; Last permanant address Brasil; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk], address Park Lane, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Dr F L Soper of Rockefeller Foundation biog]

David L Soper (c1913-?) 25 forestry, sailed tourist class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 17 Oct 1938 (via Greenock & Dublin); US citizen, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk], address Firestone Plantations, Monrovia, Liberia, scan; UK Incoming Register

Horace Soper (c1882-?) 56 director, sailed tourist class on "Normandie" (French Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 17 Nov 1938; Last permanant address & planned future residence England; address 15 Stanley Crescent, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [?perhaps Horace Nettleship Soper, b.1882 Lambeth]

Frances Soper (c1865-?) 73 housewife sailed tourist class on "Queen Mary" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 23 Nov 1938; Last permanant address England; Planned future residence England, address The Cottage, Kenton, Devon, scan; UK Incoming Register : [a Frances m.Henry Soper 1887 Devon]

Frances Soper (c1900-?) 38, sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1938 : more details from findmypast.com

Moses Soper (c1922-?) 18 naval recruit, Naval Depot, Portsmouth, sailed 3rd class on "Nova Scotia" (Furness, Withy & Co Ltd Line) from Newfoundland, Massachusetts ,US (via & St John's & Halifax, NS) arriving Liverpool, Eng 27 Mar 1940; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register : [no Moses in uk bmd]

Arthur Soper (c1909-?) 31 telegraph engineer, sailed 3rd class on "Samaria" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 6 Sep 1940; Last permanant address Brazil; Planned future residence England; address "Sands Meadow", Broadway, Worcs, scan; UK Incoming Register

Henry Felice Soper US WW2 draft registration 26 Apr 1942 b.Salisbury, Wilts; home , Maplewood, New Jersey see : from Ancestry.com

Frank H Soper US WW2 draft registration; b.25 Sep 1885 Torquay, Devon; Age 56, Residence; 123 Pleasant St, Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts; N of K; Mrs Doris Soper (same address) see : from Ancestry.com : [assume immigrated age 4, 1890, with parents William C Soper & Maria both 42]

Stanley Savonier [French for Soaper] a French expatriate, was a radio anouncer in Transmit-O-Matic, New York, 1942 : from source

Winifred Soper (c1924-?) 22 & Richard M Soper 11 months, sailed from Southampton to, USA, 1946 : more details from findmypast.com : these 2 duplicated 3 times also 'Winnifred' & Ricahed age 13

Margaret L Soper (c1922-?) 24, sailed from Southampton to USA, 1946 : more details from findmypast.com : [no Margaretn L wife vis bmd but ??a Margaret L Soper b.Oct>Dec 1925 Totnes, Dev]

Joan & Philonena Soper in photos of Australian War Brides -- Marine Falcon (ship) 12 Sept 1946 .03-06] . 7 negatives : source San Francisco Newspaper Photograph Archive [apparently 12 wives & children, but possibly Sopers not war brides or from Aus?] : [no Philomina vis www]

Denis C Soper (c1904-?) 42 scientist, Brigid Soper 38 housewife, Danies Soper 14, Patricia Soper 14 & Michael Soper 4 sailed 1st class on "Queen Mary" from New York, US to Southampton, Eng arriving 26 Jun 1946; Last permanant address US; Planned future residence England; address 8 Links Rd, Bellevue, Shewsbury, [Shropshire], scan; UK Incoming Register : [Denis C Soper m.Brigid Bonar Oct>Dec 1929 Bromley]

Sampson  Sopher (c1908-?) 39, Rachel Sopher, Frederick Sopher 7 & Jarail Sopher 3 sailed from Southampton to New York, 1947 : more details from findmypast.com

Edgar Soper (c1886-?) 61 geologist, wife Sabrig  Soper 58 housewife, sailed from Southampton to New York, on Queen Elizabeth (Cunard Line, 83,673 tons) 3 Jan 1947, US citizens, booked c/o Thomas Cook & sons Lon : more details from findmypast.com; scan & scan2; from findmypast : [??only 2 Edgars in bmd records, an Edgar Bradford Soper b.Jan>Mar 1884 St Thomas, Exeter, Dev (other b.1909) (??an Edward Soper m.Alice Mary S Bradford Jul>Sep 1883 at Crediton, Dev)]

David Soper (1911-?) minister 36 sailed one class on "Marine Jumper" from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 11 Aug 1947 United States Line, USA resident; {other ministers on page with same hotel}; (Rev Soper only line on page crossed out) scan & scan2; from findmypast; [David a professor Eng>US 1954 & 55]

Edmund Soper (c1876-?) 72 clergyman-professor & Moneta Soper 48 housewife; US citizens, Last permanant address USA; address 151 Highbury New Park, London, N5; sailed cabin class on "Queen Mary" (Cunard Line) from New York, US arriving Southampton, Eng 6 Sep 1948; scan; UK Incoming Register; [religious Sopers]

Hilda Soper (1896-?) housewife 52 sailed 1st class on "Queen Elizabeth" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 24 Jun 1948 address 120 Seymour Rd, Bolton; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast
: Hilda 52 housewife, Last permanant address England; address 120 Seymour Rd, Astley Bridge, Bolton [Lancs] sailed 1st class on "Queen Elizabeth" from NY arriving Southampton 28 Oct 1948; scan; UK Incoming Register

Edgar Soper (1887-?) geologist 61 & Sabrig Soper 58 housewife, Americans, c/o Thomas Cook & sons, Lon; sailed 1st class on "Queen Elizabeth'' from Southampton to New York, US, departing 3 Jan 1948 {Cunard Line, 83,673 tons}; scan & scan2; from findmypast

Mervyn Sopher of (c1921-?) Shaker Heights, Ohio (who left India in 1948, when he was 27) source

Lilian Soper (c1885-?) 64, Anne Soper 48, Virginia Soper 21, sailed from Southampton to New York, 1949 : more details from findmypast.com : [no Virginias in UK's bmd]

Harold Soper (c1903-?) 46 communication ex, Cristina Soper 32, Donald Soper 11 & Neville Soper 9 sailed cabin class on "Queen Elizabeth" (Cunard Line) from New York, US to Southampton, Eng arriving 5 Jul 1949; Last permanant address Nicaragua; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk]; address Vimeybank, Lower Hill, Barton Rd, Exeter, scan; UK Incoming Register
: Harold 46 Christina 31, Donald 11 & Neville 9 sailed on "Britanic" (Cunard Line), from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 29 Aug 1949 address Vinney Bank, Lower Hill, Barton Rd, Exeter; Intended future residence Nicaragua; scan; from findmypast : [sailed several times to Nicaragua from 1928; parents Edmund James Soper m.Elspeth Helen Gibson Jul>Sep 1902, Exeter, Dev]
: Christina Soper (c1918-?) 31, Donald Soper 11 & Neville Soper 9 sailed from Liverpool to New York, 1949 : more details from findmypast.com

Anne Soper (1901-?) housewife 48 sailed cabin class on "Caronia" (Cunard Line) , Southampton to New York, USA, from 10 Sep 1949 address c/o CWS London, SW; Last & future residence USA; Nationality foreign [ie not empire]; scan; from findmypast

Andrew Soper (1930-?) farming 21 sailed 1st class on "Scythia" (Cunard Line), Southampton to Quebec, Canada, from 20 Sep 1951 address New Hall Farm, Harlow, Essex; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast : [?an Andrew J b.1929 Edmondton to William J F & Dorothy M Nicholas who m.]

Blanche Soper (1901-?) saleswoman 50 sailed cabin class on "Liberte" (Cie Gle Transatlanique Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 22 May 1951 address c/o American Exp, Haymarket, Lon; Last permanant residence foreign countries [ie not empire]; Intended future residence & nationality USA; scan; from findmypast

Annie Soper (1896-?) housewife 55 sailed 3rd/cabin class on "Queen Elizabeth" (Cunard Line) , Southampton to New York, USA, from 21 Sep 1951 address 10 Mowfield Dr, Basildon, Yorks; Last permanant & future residence USA; Nationality foreign [ie not empire]; scan; from findmypast

David Soper (1911-?) professor 43 tourist class on "Olympia", Southampton to New York, departing 28 Jul 1954 {Greek Line}; Melville Hotel, Iffley Rd, Oxford scan
: David (b.14 Nov 1910) prof 45 tourist class "Queen Elizabeth", Southampton to NY, departing 7 Jul 1955 16 Prospect Rd, Banbury {Cunard Line}; scan; from findmypast
: David minister 36 sailed one class on "Marine Jumper", Southampton to NY, departing 11 Aug 1947 United States Line, USA resident; Royal Court Hotel 53 George St, Summertown, Oxford, {other ministers on page with same hotel}; (Rev Soper only line on page crossed out) scan; findmypast
: Marjorie Soper (b.15 Apr 1909) housewife 46 & David Soper (b.6 Dec 1947) scholar 8 sailed tourist class on "Saxonia" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 1 Dec 1955 address Wroxton Abby, Banbury; Last permanant residence & intended future residence US; scan; from findmypast; [David a professor Eng>US 1954 & 55]

Anthony Soper (1924-?) clerk 30, Thelma Soper 24, Paul Soper 1 sailed tourist class on "Britannic" (Cunard Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 16 Jan 1954 address 32 Middle Street, Southampton; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast
: Anthony E H Soper m.Thelma Scott Apr>Jun 1950 Southampton, Hants (Anthony H E Soper b.Oct>Dec 1923, Andover, Hants to Isaac & Eva M Garnett who m.1923 Andover
- Paul A Soper b.Jan>Mar 1952 S'tn (mother nee Scott)

Harold E G Soper death in 1955-1960 register, New Orleans consulate, USA, age 50 : from findmypast.com : [Harold Edmund G Soper b.Jul>Sep 1903, St Thomas, [Exmouth], Dev : parents Edmund James Soper m.Elspeth Helen Gibson Jul>Sep 1902, Exeter, Dev]

William J Soper 59 (b.4 Sep 1896) farmer & Marjorie E Soper 58 (b.29 Oct 1904) sailed cabin class on "Queen Elizabeth" Cunard line from New York, US arriving 19 Oct 1955 at Southampton, Eng; address New Hall Farm, Harlow, Essex scan: [William J F Soper m.Marjorie E Green Jul>Sep 1949, B.Stortford, Herts ]

Edward Soper (1889-?) retired 66 sailed cabin class on "United States" (US Line), from Greenock to Montreal, Canada, departing 16 Jun 1955 address c/o AmEx; Last permanant residence & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast

Edward Soper (b.15 Oct 1915*) civil servant 40* Anne Soper 60 (b.21 Feb 1895) housewife, sailed tourist class on "Ivernia" (Cunard Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 8 Jul 1955 Last & future residence England; Nationality English; scan; from findmypast : [*should be 1889 & age 66; b.not vis bmd] : [Edward Joseph Soper b.London; Temp Capt, RAOC 1918; biog]

Helen Soper 69unm (b.May 1886) housewife sailed 1st class on "Mauretania", (Cunard line) from New York arriving 2 Jun 1955 Southampton, Eng; US citizen, stay 6 week vacation, Palace Court Hotel, Bournemouth scan
: Helen Soper (b.30 May 1886) housewife 69 sailed 1st class on "Mauretania" from Southampton to New York, departing 14 Jul 1955 address Wellings-McMillan 20 Cockspur St, London, SW1; Last & intended future residence US; scan; from findmypast
: Helen (b.30 May 1886) 70 sailed 1st class on "Liberte" (Cie Gle Transatlantique) from Southampton to New York, departing 26 Jun 1956 address c/o Lady Wylie, Wootton Ridge, Hoars Hill, Oxford; Last & intended future residence US; scan : [Rev Brian 25 & Doreen 26 on same trip, but tourist class]
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Brian Soper (1931-?) clerk in holy orders 25, Doreen Soper 26 sailed tourist class on "Liberte" (Cie Cie Transatlantique Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 26 Jun 1956 address 2 Deepdene Vale, Brendon; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast : [m.not vis uk bmd; {??a Brandon in Coventry & Durham, ??a Deepdede Vale in Dorking, Sy}] : [Helen 70 on same trip, but 1st class]

William Stuart Soper from Canada petition 3 Oct 1956; Jefferson City, Missouri naturalization petitions

Evelyn Soper (b.7 Dec (1911) housewife 46 & Adelaide 71 (b.30 Oct 1886) sailed 1st class on "Dinteldyk" (Holland-America Line) from London to San Francisco, USA, departing 3 Oct 1957 address Rostrevor, Woodland Way, Bidborough, nr.T.Wells; Last permanant residence & intended future residence UK (29 on board); scan; from findmypast : [Harold Soper m.Adelaide M Kent 1911 Sevenoaks, Kt]

Erwin C Soper (b.14 Feb 1891) retired 67 Marjorie Soper (b.30 Nov 1893) 65 housewife sailed tourist class on "Queen Elizabeth" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to New York, departing 2 Oct 1958; scan; from findmypast

Edward Soper retired 70 (b.10 Oct 1889) & Anne Soper 64 (b.21 Feb 1895) sailed on "Ivernia" (Cunard Line) from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, departing 8 Jul 1959 address 36 Terminus Ave, Bexhill-on-Sea, Sussex; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast : [Edward Joseph Soper b.London; Temp Capt, RAOC 1918; biog]

Alan Soper (1913-?) chemist 46 (b.30 Jan 1913), Anne Soper 46 (b.18 Nov 1913), son Andrew Soper 16 (b.17 Sep 1943) sailed 1st class on "Parthia" (Cunard Line), from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 1 Aug 1959 address 29 Furham Field, Hatch End [Lon]; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; (another chemist on page; Frank Leal & wife both b.1908 >Cyprus) scan; from findmypast : [neither births vis bmd]
: ??an Alan K Soper m.Anne C Morris Jul>Sep 1936, Cardiff, Glam (bmd)

Charles Soper (b.14 Jun 1898) salesman 62 & Mrs Agnes Soper 61 (b.12 Jan 1899) housewife sailed cabin class on "Mauretania" (Cunard Line), Southampton to New York, USA, from 7 Jun 1960 address c/o Amex, London; Last permanant residence & intended future residence & Nationality USA; scan; from findmypast

Fanny Isabell Soper (1908-?) mail at 204 River St, Cambridge, Mass DofB 21 Sep 1908 : Naturalisation issued 6 Mar 1961 at County of Boston, Mass : footnote.com : [no Fanny or .. Isabel Soper in bmd 1906-10]

Harold Soper (1903-?) manager 49 Christina Soper35, Edith Soper 5 sailed - class on "United States" (United States Line), from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 23 Oct 1952 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Nicaragua; scan; from findmypast : [sailed several times to Nicaragua from 1928; parents Edmund James Soper m.Elspeth Helen Gibson Jul>Sep 1902, Exeter, Dev]

Robert Tunnicliff Soper doctor 35 (b.16 Sep 1925), Helene Jolas Soper 29 housewife (b.20 May 1931), Virginia Soper 73 housewife (b.4 Dec 1887), John Tunncliff Soper 8 (b.15 Mar 1952), Robert Macgregor Soper 7 (b.10 Dec 1953), Nathaniel Jolas Soper 5 (b.10 Jul 1955), Helen Elizabeth Soper 2 (b.21 Jan 1958) sailed tourist class on "Newfoundland" (Furness Warren Line), from Liverpool to Boston, USA, departing 23 Sept 1960 address 14 Victoria Ave, G.Crosby, Liverpool 23; Last & intended future residence USA; scan; from findmypast

Horace Soper (1893-?) retired 67 sailed cabin class on "America" (United States Line) from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 2 Aug 1960 address Montaque Hotel, London, W1; Last permanant residence, intended future residence & nationality USA; scan; from findmypast

Ivy Soaper? 'Ivy Miller {Pugh} maiden name Soaper. She came from England'. m.Albert Edward Miller (from N.Y. b.1920's or early 30's). They lived in West Islip. Two children, Eileen b.1963. George b.1967. from Eileen Carroll, Jul'01 source

Alan Kenneth Soper b.1951 Romford, Ex; m.Krista Ann McAuley b.1957 Newcastle, New Brunswick, Canada. They live in Los Alamos, New Mexico; from Soper Compendium p.265 : [Alan b.Apr>Jun 1951, Romford, Ex, Eng to Percy William Soper & Alice M P Robinson m.1915]

Dr Richard W Soper (England-Iowa-N.C) [no date visable]. A heading snippet from The New Soper Compendium, pub.1989 Google Books snippet


Early American mentions, [perhaps immigrants?]

Joseph Sooper ye sonne of Joseph Soper & Elizabeth born 20 Jan 1653. [it says 1653, but in 1659 list] Boston Births

John Sooper & Thomas Gains, witnessed 26 June 1671, the transfer of 100 acres from Francis Webb to Richard Holt. (DB 1670-72 p 239) : source : pre 1699 American Sopers

Moses Soper was original member of the Sopers. One of the first families to be in the Plattsburg (NY) settlement. He was given 50 acres from land set aside in 1787 to encourage rapid settlement. By 1811, he had 1872 acres : The family listed source


List of Sopers arriving in the US at Ellis Island [an *.xls spreadsheet file]. Most listed are crew or US citizens, the immigrants listed are included above

publication; "Searching for Sopers ..., From Ancient England to Greencastle, Indiana" by Julia Kiefer (Hangen) Ref.929.2 SOP L.H. : in Family History Book Collection, Undated; Putnam County Public Library, IN; www.putnam.lib.in.us

109 Sopers arriving in the US at Boston between 1853 & 1937[xls spreadsheet file]. Most were US citizens or from Canada, the Europeans are included above

The US census, year 2000 provides data overload. Is says 0.002% of Americans are called Soper. It achieves number 4,985th in the surname popularity chart. One in every 63,198 of the 281,421,906 citizens glory in the name of Soper (so abt 4,450) (SOPHER achieves 1 in 28,309)
A 2010 website claims there are 6,076 Sopers currently in US : (compared with 2,000 in UK & 450 Australia)

Heritage Books Archives by William N. Hurley, on CD-ROM. look at the early history of the Maryland Colony & progress to each family's history .....[one volume is on] 'The Soper Families' (over 2300 names), source

Distribution map of Sopers in US 1850 & 1990 (Soaper 1850). From www.hamrick.com

If you can add or correct anything, of know of any others immigrating to America & they will be added to this list.

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