Immigration of SOPERs to Canada


Soper Emmigration, to Canada
Some odd notes, sorted by date of travel or immigration from Europe.
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Anne Soper dau of John Soper of St Mary Church, born at Ferryland 4 Nov 1710 in Newfoundland. Baptismal Entries in Parish Records of Staverton, Devon source : This may help find where the Sopers of Newfoundland originated. In the 1600s & 1700s Devon fishermen fished Nfd in summer. This information would lead me to believe that at least John Soper took his wife with him : [No seamen called John visable in Cornwall or Devon notes (?a John deserted from HM Navy ship, Dorset 1696)]

Thomas Soaper (?-1760), settled near Cupids, Newfoundland, family tradition has him as a boat builder of Halifax, Yorkshire source

John Soper a US loylist came to Canada from Massachusetts 1776 after his father Joseph would not join the rebels & they shot him. John 12 & Joseph 17; Joseph fled at once fearing he was old enough to fight & his father's murderers may shoot him too. His mother loaded the sleigh, hitched the oxon & tied the cow behind. They drove through the woods to Niagra River & reached St Catherines. Portage routes led to Niagra & they settled Niagra-on-the-lake (Newark). The British Government supplied loyalists with tools, seeds & food for 1 year & 200a to every farmer civilian; from scan on ancestry.com

Jonas Soper (1791-?) b.Islington, Devon 25 Sep 1791. Parents William Soper & Ann (nee Coysh). He went to Newfoundland, then m.Charlotte Keating 1816 : from Shirley Pedder looking for any siblings of Jonas & William Soper's parents. source, &: In the Maritime History Archive; his father were experienced sailors. Jonas first joined his father's ship, The Duke of Kent, age 12. He spent his life sailing & owning ships. Jonas was a Master Mariner when he died. William, also a captain, usually sailed from Dartmouth : his will will 2 : [see 'Sailing Soper']
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John Soper, a mariner of Ilsington regularly went to Newfoundland. His widow Joan Soper in Ilsington Poor Records 1813, John Soper possibly a close relative of William & son Jonas. I can give more details if you wish; from Jan Wood

Samuel Soper of London, Eng, moved to Newfoundland, late 1700's to early 1800's; a doctor; His dau, Elizabeth, m. James Simmons, from Madonna Simmonds, Eliz's ggrdau, Jan 2002 ancestry & genesreunited

William Soper Discharged 7 Dec 1808 as Sergeant 3rd Foot Guards Regiment; aged 29; tinplate worker; b.St Thomas, Exeter; Royal Hospital registered of pensioners who served in Canada; army record, devon

John Soper (1820-1896) b.15 Mar, London : [so presumably emmigrated before 1843 (if Lon, Eng?)] m.27 Nov 1843 Caroline Gamblin, [see 1843]

Anne Soper dau. of John Soper of St Mary Church, born at FerryLand 4 Nov 1710 in Newfoundland. 22 July 1822, Baptismal Entries, Parish Records of Staverton, Devon

? Soper & ? Middleton steerage (paid 1 shilling) to Montreal : on 'The Quebec' 12th trip up, Quebec to Montreal, July 10th 1824

Thomas b.1800 (in Devon, we believe) m.Jane Eyres at Bonavista, Canada 15 Jan 1826. (Jane bur.22 Oct 1875 at age 88; possibly a widow (nee Dyke), dau of Richard & Elizabeth (Etsell) Dyke who m.Samuel Ayres 20 Nov 1809) : son Thomas b.1836 Bonavista : son James b.1860 Bonavista : dau Deborah Soper of Bonavista, b.1894 : from Deborah's child source

Thomas Soper b.Devon, indentured, St Woolas parish, Monmonth, 8 Feb 1834 for 7 years : On 8 Feb 1841; "To certify the within Thomas Soper has served me 6 years, 10 months, 22 days of his apprenticeship. Witnessed T Pain? Signed W Perkins, shipbuilder, Dry Sack, Newport, Monmouth : Then Thomas Soper, came to Newfoundland & m.Priscilla Spracklin & I believe lived in Cupids. from Allen Temple Beagan

M Soper steerage class from Quebec to Three Rivers; 17 Aug 1835; Fare 5 shillings source

John Soper (c1794-1835) d.26 Oct 1835, age 41, bur.St John the Baptist Anglican Cathederal, St John, Newfoundland, a native of Elsington, Dev [Ilsington?]; A candidate; John bpt.21 Oct 1792 Ilsington, Dev, to William & Joan. Perhaps m.1830 to widow Elizabeth Bennett, widow of George Bennett & dau of Mark Coxson, groom of Ashburton, Dev from St John burials : [connection? a Henrietta Soper bur.there 11 May 1836, age 4]
: John Soper from Devon, of St John’s, d.1835, age 41, from The Times, 28 Oct 1835 : [not yet linked Dev]

Solomon Soper Date of Patent [for land?], 3 June 1837 : Lot 1 & 2 : Concession 8, Plympton Township, Kent District, Militia Source. Immigrants to Canada, from the British Parliamentary Papers of 1837

Washington Soaper (1837-?) at Clarke, Durham West page 31 : reel C-9978. No mention of age or birth place, but assume the Washington Soper, born c1837 England, living at Halifax, Nova Scotia [in '81 Canadian census below]

William Soper merchant of Newfoundland, m.Eliza Pering, niece & adopted child of Mr N Peek 15 Jubilee St (& youngest dau of Robert Pering, of Allaleigh, nr Totnes), on Saturday last. After the ceremony (at Charles Church, by Rev Hare), the happy pair left for Exeter; The Newfoundlander, Thur 16 Feb 1837 : Plymouth Herald, 14 Jan; from Peter Bolton & from 'Trewman's Exeter Flying Post', 19 Jan from newspapers.bl.uk
: William Garland Soper bapt.8 Dec at Plymouth, Dev 1837 vol9 p318 (b.Oct-Dec bmd reg) : [William Garland Soper (1837-1908) SA merchant of Surrey biog]

George Soper nr.106, 7th Hussars at Canada; British Army, Worldwide Index 1841 census scan : [1838 7th from billets in Britain sent with the King's Dragoon Guards to Canada to punish French republicans, in minor rebellion. No action as the revolt petered out but not returned England 1842 source] : [not linked as no age]

Charles Soaper private nr.1075 & Thomas Soaper private nr.1166, in 67th Foot, at Drummondville, Canada; British Army, Worldwide Index 1841 census : [in central Quebec wiki] : [not yet linked as no ages; nrs indicate joined together; in Hants?; '51cen neither vis as soldiers or as Soapers] : [67th (S.Hampshire) Reg from W.Indies to Canada 1840-46, then home service source]

John Soper (1820-1896) b.15 Mar, London : [so presumably emmigrated before 1843 (if Lon, Eng?)] m.27 Nov 1843 Caroline Gamblin, (b.18 Apr 1824, Pearsonville, New Brunswick, Canada; d.24 Oct 1893) : John Soper a wheelwright lived in St John, becoming a freeman of the city. Member of the Wesleyan Methodist Society ...... In later years, after his wife died, he gave this land to his son, John Alexander McCurdy Soper..... : d.10 Jun 1896, New Brunswick (Burial: Snider Mountain Baptist Church Descendants of William Gamblin
- John Soper b.London 1820; m.Caroline Gamblin (1824-) of Somerset, Eng. Children; Joanna Elizabeth (Johnson) (1844-); William George (1846-); John Alexander Mc Curdy Soper (1848-); Susan Anne (Patterson) (1850-); Samuel Seymour (1852-3); Mary Rebecca Ward (Carson) (1854-); Samuel Hartt (1856-56); James Robert (1857-); Isabella Caroline (Evans) (1859-); Sarah Sophia (Hunter) (1861-) & Agnes Maud (Snider) (1864-); from Soper Compendium p.264
- John Soper; We believe moved to St John. A son, Samuel Seymour Soper (1852-9) b.23 Apr, John, his wife, 5 sons & 6 dau lived in Brunswick, Queens County. from George L Soper, Rothesay, NB : sources : ['Seymour' came from Samuel's maternal grandparents William Gamblin & Joanna Seymour, m.1810 East Stonehouse, Dev] : [no London born Soper in UK '41cen] : [birth not vis in parish registers]
- Soper's of Edenburgh [Edinburgh?], Scotland & John Soper (1820-?) b.15 May. He went to New Brunswick some time prior to 1843. Charles & Virginia Soper, looking for information : www.genforum
- '91cen James Robert Soper (c1858-?) 33unm farmer b.NB; Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick; parents John 74 farmer b.England & Caroline 66 both b.NB & sister Agnes Maud 25unm b.NB, Free Will Baptists; scan

Grace Soper (1818-1887) b.abt Jan, Devon m.William Yeo (1809-1863) 30 Mar 1835, Broadwoodwidger, Dev. Several children were born/bapt Lifton, Dev (6 born, from 1837, 5th & 6th children Richard Soper Yeo b.1844 & 1845). In 1847 they immigrated to Hibbert twp, Ontario, then settled as farmers in Staffa, Perth County, Ontario . : 4th & 5th children Richard Soper Yeo b.1844 & 1845 : from Ann Andersen ; source : &
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Richard Soper Yeo b.Lifton, Devon 1844 before his parents, William Yeo & Grace ne Soper emigrated to Canada 1847. William & Grace settled as farmers Staffa, Twp, Ontario; 7 sons, John, William, Thomas, Isaac, Richard Soper Yeo (d.a baby), Richard Soper Yeo, all b.Dev & Henry Soper Yeo b.1851 Staffa; & dau, Ellen & Emily. Richard m. to Esther Todd, the only son to move from Canada to US 1877, to Bradford Minesota, eventually settling on ranch nr.Ewartville, Washington. yeosociety.com
: connection? an Richard Soper Yeo d.Jan>Mar 1845 Tavistock, Dev; age 80 (bmd)

William Henry Soper (1848-1919) b.Newton Abbott, Dev. m.Susan Anne Harris 30 Nov 1872 Halifax, Nova Scotia : Died 18 May 1919 Halifax : Wife (1844-1903) b.St Anne's, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia : Children William George Soper (1875-1939) & John Henry Soper (1878-1943) : Parents William Henry Soper (b.Newton Abbott) & Anne Sweetland : Family Treemaker of Edward Henry Soper: William was at Durham West, Ontario in 1881 census

James Soper Hutchings, Mary Ann Hutchings, James Soper Hutchings, Jr & John Hutchings witnessed marriage of - Capt. George GISSELL? bachelor of East Oggall, Devon & Elizabeth Simmons? Hutchings, spinster of St Johns 18 Aug 1848 at St. Johns : source
James Soper Hutchings (b.3 Mar 1845 St John's, Newfoundland, bapt.27 Apr St David's presb) parents John Hutchings, builder, b.c1891, Dartmouth, Dev m.Mary Ann Sawyer IAGO, 30 May 1844, St Johns. [but as JH was 59 at the birth, perhaps there's room for JSH snr to be JSH jnr's son? & JH the grandfather?]
James Soper Hutchings, widower of Harbour Grace m.Caroline Maria BEMISTER, spinster, of St Johns, 25 June 1863 (witness J & Julia Bemister : (also gravestone for William Charles Hutchings d.28 Jul 1901,37 yrs)
James Soper Hutchings (c1814-1896) , d.22 Jun 1896, age 82, a native of Dartmouth, Eng: Gravestone at Presbyterian Cemetery, Harbour Grace - source

William Soper & Elizabeth Soper Corbin landed at Sydney, Nova Scotia, June 1849. (Elizabeth Soper m.Henry Corbin, Maiden Newton) see Researcher: J. Harvey Freeman. Our grgrandmother Sarah Corbin m.John Bridle of Sydling St.Nicolas prior to 1847. Suspect William & Elizabeth, aunt & uncle of Sarah Corbin (alias Bennett)

Melina Soper (c1842-1898) b.Egg Buckland [Dev] boarding at Newfoundland in '51 cen source

Melina Soper (c1842-1898) 9 scholar at Laira, Plympton St Mary, Dev '51cen, b.Newfoundland; with schoolmistress Ann Grigg 70unm b.Devonport, teacher 22, 4 boarding scholars 9-20, visiter 6 gen serv 36 & cook 24 all b.Devon scan & scan; d.1898 source

Mary Soper 37 at Southwold, Elgin County, Canada West (Ontario) '51cen; William 15; John 13; James 11; Mary 10 all b.England; Joshua 8; David 7; Richard 5; Avis 3; Peter 2 all b.Canada scan
: no link vis in bmd, bmd was just starting; James Addicott Soper b.1840, Stoke Damerel, Dev; James b.1840, Bradfield, Berks; Mary Jane b.1840, Totnes, Dev; Mary Ann b.1840, St Thomas, [Exmouth], Dev; Mary b.1841, Newton Abbott, Dev] : [no link vis in '41cen, but seems immigrated just before it]

William Soper (1792-?) m.Mary Glanville; (William b.4 Jul 1792 Lamerton, Dev)
: William & Mary emmigrated to Canada, 1854 : source
: '61cen : William b1806 in Albion Township, Peel Co; children John, William, Hannah, Thomas, Henry, Elizabeth, Mary J & Jane A source
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son : John Glanville Soper (1829-1889) m.Caroline Bryant Oct>Dec 1850 Tavistock, Dev; (Catherine Catherine Harvey Soper ne.Bryant bpt.30 Dec 1827 to John Bryant (labr) & Mary; liv Paddon Row
*rootschat.com) John Glanville Soper b.22 Feb 1829 to John (1802-?) & Mary Glanville (1809-1884) : [research in kindredkonnections tread & immigration mentioned in The British Columbia Genealogist pub.1979]
- Mary Ann Soper b.Jan>Mar 1851, Tavistock m.John Pascoe, d.1928 Ontario, Canada
- John Glanville Soper (1853-1917) b.4 Jun, [b.Apr>Jun Liskeard 1853, Con]; m.Eliza Hurd (1861-1950 b.Quebec d.Edmonton, Can), 2 children b.Toronto, Can; rem Adeline Snoddy (1861-1950) 4 children 1st b,Winnipeg; d.1917Saskatchewan see Canada
: Caroline d.1853 (in a web tree) when John Glanville Soper b.above; a Catherine Soaper d.1855
: Parents emmigrated to Canada 1854
: John Glanville Soper rem.Mary Ann Yelland/Symons* Jan>Mar 1856, Tavistock, Dev (Mary b.22 Feb 1829 East Lamerton, Brentor, Dev [from World Connect, lost link]) [*Symons in web tree, but Yelland in bmd]
- Henry Soper b.1858; d.1861; his mother d.1858 [none of these 3 events vis Eng bmd, so had he immigrated?]
: emmigrated to Canada 1860 [according to '01cen of son RGS]
: John Glanville Soper rem.Mary Dixon (1837-1909) She d.Peel, Ontario
- William Edward Soper (1866-1954) b.5 Dec Toronto, Ontario; m.Edith May Dixon
- Michael Dixon Soper (1867-?) m.Louisa McLaughlin see below**
- Thomas Henry Soper (1870-1955) b.Sand Hill, Peel; m.Maud Witherow
- Joseph Dixon Soper (1876-1939) b.Albion, Peel*
- Maria Elizabeth Soper (1877-1949) b.Ontario m.George McLaughlin
: '71cen John (c1831-?) 40 farmer at Albion, Cardwell, Ontario (wesleyan methodists) b.Eng, Mary 32 b.Ontario, Mary W 19 [assume Mary Ann], John [Glanville Soper] 17 farmer both b.Eng, William E 4 & Michal D 3 both b.Ontario; div 5; Pg 17; reel C-9958-9 source; scan : Only other Soper in Cardwell, Joseph Soper, aged 1, b.Ontario
: '81cen John 50 b.Eng at Peel, Toronto, Ontario (methodists); Mary 40; Minnie 18 [??not vis above]; William Edward 14; Michael D 12; Thomas 'Henery' 8; Joseph Dixon 7; Maria Elisabeth 4 all but father b.Ontario
: '91cen John 63 farmer at Peel Dist, Toronto, b.Eng; wife Mary 47 b.Ontario (to Eng parents); William 22unm farmer; Mike 21unm; Thomas 19; Joseph 17 farmer; Maria 12 & domestic Matilda Body 11, all b.Ontario; scan : [ Immigrated 1847]
: John Glanville Soper d.5 Jan 1898, Malton, Peel Township, Ontario (b.25 Feb 1828, so age c69)
: *researcher David Soper relation to John Glanville Soper via grfr Joseph Dixon Soper & father Robert Joseph Soper; from Ancestry Soper forum Apr'00
: (family connection? a Charles Soper m.either Joanna Glanville or Jane Rawlings, Jan>Mar 1856 Tavistock, Dev, same period as son's birth)
: **[John Glanville Soper & Mary Dixon's son; Michael Dixon Soper, 33, hose dealer, Sandhill, Toronto Twp, (Peel Co), m.Louisa McLaughlin, 26, Grahamsville, Toronto Twp (dau Robt. Mclaughlin & Jane Baise, wtn. George Mclaughlin & Maria Westlake, both of Toronto Jct., 8 Jul 1903 at Brampton; from ancestry.com]
: John G Soper (1829-1898), researcher; Mrs Geraldine M McIntoch of Vancouver, looking for details : source

William (c1823 - ) b.Mary Tavy, Dev m.Elizabeth 1846 Dev & immigrated with dau Emma c1856 [from Rootsweb tree]
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son John Glanville Soper (1853-1917) m.Eliza Hurd (b.Grey, Ontario, Can) : 2 children...
- Ethel May Soper (1877-1947) [b.Toronto, Can 17 Mar; m.Arthur Wn John; d.24 Feb 1947 Edmonton, Alberta, Can]
- Jesse Euphemia Soper (1878-1915); b.Toronto; m.Dan Cashman; d.1915 Calgary, Alberta
John Glanville Soper rem Adeline Snoddy (1861-1950) {8th of 10 children of Matthew Snoddy who emigrated from Larne Co. Antrim, N.Ire 1840's; m.Catherine Jane Duncan, Ottawa 1846 from Leitrim, Ire :
rootsweb.com} : 4 children...
- Lena Eva Soper (1884-1836) b.Winnipeg, Manitoba, Can;
- John Glanville Soper (1890-1947) b.Winnipeg;
- Norman Chester Soper (1893-1951)
- Howard Allan Soper (1898-1981) : b.17 Aug Winnipeg m.Margaret Dalzeil Elrick; d.N Vancouver
: '91cen John 35 carter & gilder (employing 3) b.Eng; English church; at Ward 1, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Alice 27 b.Jus (father b.Scotland, mother b.Ireland); Ethel 14; Jessie 13 & Lena 6 all b.Ont; all baptists
: '01cen John G 43 retired? farmer earning $1,200 (b.23 Jun 1858, Eng) [but actualy b.1853 above] Immigrated Canada 1860; at Archers? Farm, Ward 1, Winnipeg, Manitoba with, Tot E Soper 37 (b.11 Jun 1863 Ontario {of Scots decent}), Jesse 22 (b.30 Sep 1878 Ontario), Lena 16 (b.5 Jan 1885), Glenville 10 (b.30 Oct 1891), Norman 8 (9 Jun? 1892) & Howard 3 (17 Aug 1898)all b.Mb, all Baptists (all cn read & w) scan
: John Glanville Soper d.2 Jul 1917 Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada

Hannah Ann Soper (1843-1922) b.3 Aug 1843, London. d.27 Jan 1922 in Renfrew, Ontario : Emigrated before her m.9 May 1862 at Renfrew, to Henry Josiah Stevenson (1840-1906) [b.15 Apr Lon; d.Renfrew), 12 children, (4th Rev John Soper Stevenson (1868-1935)) tree : source : [3 dau emmigrated to Canada; parents Rev William Soper (1806-1876) & Mary Ann Atwood biog]
: 1862 Hannah Ann Soper m.9 May 1862 Renfrew, to Henry J Stevenson (1840-1906) (b.Lon; d.Renfrew), Hannah d.1922 in Renfrew; source : .Henry Stevenson & father John (c1820-1900) piano makers in Eng, immigrated 1860 & bought piano business which failed in 1y & they took land & built a commodious house 8m W of Renfrew before Miss Soper arrived from London & m.1862. The house soon lost to a bush fire & farm sold 1867 Henry & father cabinet making in a shop (built house which also burnt). Henry & Hannah prominent in Methodist Church & all moral movements; In early life both at Whitfield Congregational Church, Tottenham Court Rd; They had 9 sons & 2 dau Renfrew History : [Sopers already in Renfrew?... Diantha Soper b.1848 Ont, m.Thomas Stratford at Pembroke, Renfrew Co geni.com]

Hannah Hunt (nee Soper) died 10 Jan 1867 dau of David Soper. 1st wife of Thomas Wilken Hunt. (Thomas b.1814 London, Eng; to US c1834). Had 6 sons, 3 dau. (from Thomas's obit, Weekly Guide, Port Hope Ontario, Canada, 14 Apr 1899) : source

1861 Canadian Census, 8 Sopers b.England (excluding wives)

James Soper 54 labourer; Maria 47 & Ann M 12 at Barrie, Simcoe, Canada West; all b.Eng; Single story frame house scan

E Soper 43 (f) married farmer {member of family absent} b.Eng & C E Soper 16 b.US 2 story frame house, at Toronto, York, Canada West, Methodists; $900 capital invested in business scan

William Soper 39 labourer in '61cen; Elizabeth 39 & Ema 14, at Mariposa, Victoria, Canada West all b.Eng; C of E; One story log house scan : [immigrated 1856; William (c1823 - ) b.Mary Tavy, Dev m.Elizabeth c1846 Dev]

Mary Soper 18 scan

English in 1861 Census
Joseph Soper 62, a retired merchant [presumably in Newfoundland abt 1842] at 7 North Hill Place, Charles, Devon b.Parish Charles, Plymouth : wife Elizabeth Soper 40 b.Devonport : 3 daughters Mary M Soper 19, scholar b.Newfoundland : Elizabeth Soper 1 : Amey Soper 3 months both b.Plymouth, also Mary Pengelly 24, a nurse b.Bickleigh & servant Mary Budge 26 b.Launceston


Charles Soaper (1818-?) Private nr.1470, 67th & 23rd Regiment of Foot 1836-61: labourer, b.Monxton, Andover, Hants, age 18y 1m [so b~Apr 1818]: 5ft 6½in; fresh complexion; grey eyes; dark brown hair; trade labourer: Enlisted Private 67th Regiment of Foot 18 May 1836 (6y 14d): Transfered 1 Jun 1842; 23rd Foot (7y 61d) : Transfered 1 Aug 1849 Royal Canadian of Rifles ;(11y 324d): Discharged 9 Jul 1861; at Montreal 15 May 61; age 43y 1m; after 25y 14d service; 23y 4m abroad (1y 4m West Indies); 21y Canada); very good conduct, with 5d for good conduct; twice in Regiment's default book; Intended residence Kingston CW, [England crosssed out?] army record : [The RCR's depot in Kingston, Ortario, so assumed got land grant & stayed there]

Henry Soper (c1840-?) age 29 on 'HMS Crocodile', 1 of 5 troop-ship voyages to Quebec with unemployed Admiralty Dockyard Workers; from Woolwich 20 Apr 1869, arrived Quebec 6 May theshipslist.com : [5 working Henrys, all born & at Dev & Dor; '61cen] : [a Thomas Soper 29 Engineer on HMS Crocodile '81cen when still a troopship]

Western Land Grants, between 1870 & 1930 source, perhaps most of these 36 Canadian Homesteading Sopers would have been 1st generation immigrants? :
- 1st meridian=Manitoba & Saskatchewan; James Soper 1
- 2 & 3rd=Saskatchewan; Albert Soper 2, Alfred Ernest Soper 2, Clifford J L Soper 2, Peter Soper 2, Robert Ira Soper 2, Sidney Soper 2, Stephen E Soper 2, William W Soper 2,
- Edward Soper 3, Edward Soper 3, Fred S Soper (died) & Mary Todd 3, John Glenville Soper 3, Luther Hugh Soper 3, Norman C Soper 3, William G Soper 3
- 4th meridian=Alberta; A L Soper 4, Adeline Soper 4, Charles R Soper* 4, Frank H Soper* John Hansen 4, Frank Soper 4, George Walling Soper* 4, Goldsborough Soper 4, John C Soper 4, Joseph Soper 4, Peter Soper 1, Thos Henry Soper 1, Vernon Soper 4, Walter S Soper 4, William C Soper* 4, William C Soper 4, William H Soper* 4, William J Soper 4 : [*assume William Charles (m.Maria Walling 1868 Devon) & 4 sons; emig.1890]
- 5th=Alberta & British Columbia; Clay Soper Robinson 5

William Soper (c1846-?) sailed on 'The Hibernian' 9 May 1870 England to Quebec : source :
: b.Nov 1846 England to Engish parents, so assume William Henry Soper b.Oct>Dec 1849, Plymouth, Dev; if so '61cen 14 with parents John & Mary at Wo;borough, Dev: [11 William's age 14-16 in Eng '61cen]
: ['81cen William H labourer 33, b.England, at Ward 2, Halifax City, Nova Scotia; Susan A 33, William G 6 school, John H 3 & Robert 1 all b.Nova Scotia; Catholic ; scan]
: ['91cen William H 43 (b.c1848 Eng) assistant manager, Halifax gas co (religion, salvation army) at Ward 1c, Halifax City, Nova Scotia; Susan A 45; William G 17 electrician; John H 13; Robert E 11 all catholics, b.Nova Scotia scan]
: ['01cen William 54 foreman of has worker (b.Nov 1846 England) at Halifax; Ward 1, Nova Scotia. Immigrated Canada 1870; Susan 55; John H 23 pipe fitter; Robert E 23 electrician; Elizabeth 13; William baptist others R Catholic & b.Ns, Can; scan]



1871 Canadian Census (Ontario) : 88 Sopers : 7 Soapers : 2 Sophers : 1 Sopar : 7 born England, 3 Ireland & 1 Scotland (no saper sooper, sopper ext)

Electra Soper (c1816-?) a 55 year old servant, born Ireland, of Scotch origin, living at Bastard & South Burgess, Leeds, South : religion; Baptist : div 2 : Pg 43 : reel C-10,002 source : (Householder with different surname) 5 other Sopers in town, all born Can/US, so presume married a Soper in Canada/USA

Elenor Soper (c1809-?) 62 married, b.Ireland, Loretta 26 b.Ontario living at Cavan, Durham East, Ontario; scan

Eliza Soper (c1852-?) 19 servant, b.Ireland, living with James Howlds 51 merchant (scots) & family at Percy, Northumberland East, Ontario : religion; Church of England, Anglican; div 3; Pg 15; reel C-9986 source; scan : only Soper in Percy, but if daughter of Irish Margaret or Electra, it means one of them married a Soper there

James Sopar (c1805-?) a 66 year old farmer, born England, living Vespra, Simcoa North. religion; Congregationalist : Pg 72 : reel C-9962-3 source : only Sopar in Vespra : ['81cen below with english born wife Marriah 66]

James Soaper (c1841-?) a 30 year old labourer; '71cen; born England, living Yarmouth, Elgin East. religion; Wesleyan Methodist : div 3 : Pg 57 : reel C-9898-9 source : only Soaper in Yarmouth

John Soper (c1818-?) 53 farmer at Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick, Mary 55 both b.England, Peter 20 farmer, Louisa 18, Thomas 17 farmer, Harriet 12 school, Laura 4 all b.Ontario; religion; Wesleyan Methodist scan : [if m.Eng, perhaps John m.Mary Jane Palk 1851 Exeter, Dev (not John m.Mary Anne Maria Swiney 1850 Portsea, Hants as in Eng '61cen)]

John Soper (c1818-?) 53 farmer, born Eng; living Southwold, Elgin West. religion; Wesleyan Methodist : div 3 : Pg 14 : reel C-9898 source

John Soper (c1821-?) 50 farmer & lumberman b.Eng at Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick, Caroline 47, William G 24 farmer, John 22 farmer, Susan A 20, Mary 15, James 14, Issabella 11, Sarah 9 & Maud 6 all b.New Bruswick, all F C Bapt; & Nathanick 22 7 John 26 Baker Irish labourers, John Patuguem 28 Swiss labourer & Adam Edwards 29, sea faring, English scan

John Soper (c1828-?) a 43 year old tailor, & Elizabeth 59 born Eng, living in St David's Ward, Toronto East : religion; W Meth : div 3 : Pg 39 : reel C-9980 source; scan : only Soper in St David

John Soper (c1831-?) 40 farmer b.England, Mary 32 b.Ontario, Mary W 19, John 17 farmer both b.England, William E 4 & Michal D 3 both b.Ontario, living in Albion, Cardwell, Ontario : religion; Wesleyan Methodist; div 5; Pg 17; reel C-9958-9 source; scan : Only other Soper in Cardwell, Joseph Soper, aged 1, b.Ontario : [John Glanville Soper (1829-1889) m.Caroline Bryant 1850 Tavistock, Dev; emigrated 1854]

Martha Soper (c1832-?) 39 widowed farmer (unable to write), b.Scotland, of Scotch origin, Marley Soper 11 (m), Ruth Soper 4 both b.Ont, (Irish origin); & Frances A Green 17 (f, unable to write), Samuel Green 17 farmer & Jane Green (unable to write) 15 (all b.Ont, Scots origin); living at Kitley, Leeds & Grenville North, Ontario : religion; Kirk/Scotch Presbyterian : div 2 : Pg 9 : reel C-10,004 source; scan

Margaret Soper (c1823-?) 48 widowed washerwoman (unable to write), b.Ireland,Martha 15 servant, Sarah E 14 servant, Robert 11 school & Edward 9 school all b.Ontarion; living Listowel, Perth North, Ontario; Irish [so assume father b.Ireland]; religion; Methodist Episcopal; Pg 50; reel C-9942 source; scan : only Sopers in Perth North

Mary Soaper (c1853-?) a 18 year old housemaid, born England, living St. Patrick's Ward, Toronto West. religion; Wesleyan Methodist : div 3 : Pg 67 : reel C-9970 source : only Soaper in St Patrick's

Sammuel Soper (c1797-?) 74 b.Ontario '71cen; wife Harriet 52 (unable to read/write), Fanny 16, Lewis 15, Harriet 14, Joseph 12, George 11, Susan 10 & Alesander 9 all but Fanny school; all but Samuel b.England ; scan: [not vis '61cen, speculate Harriet rem??]

William Soper (c1822-?) 49 farmer (cannot read/write), Elizabeth Soper 49 both born England, living at Mariposa, South Victoria, Ontario : religion; B G; div 3; Pg 102; reel C-9972-3 source; scan : only Sopers in Mariposa : [immigrated c1856; William (c1823 - ) b.Mary Tavy, Dev m.Elizabeth 1846 Dev]


(James Snowden Soper (1876-?) b.4 Nov at Ladycove, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland; a sailor; served 5m King's Royal Rifle Corps, Boar War; A plantation manager, Solomon Islands; Enlisted 1917 age 40 in Australian army WW1, injured France, Re-enlisted for 2y in 1920; In Sydney 1943 when sister contacted him; Mrs B L Martin of Hickman's Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, (she had 2 sons in navy & army WW2), they had a brother in WW1)

Edward George Soper (1853-?) m.Elizabeth Ozanne (c1854-?) in Canada (possibly Toronto). biog Both b.St Peters Port, Channel Islands. Their first 2 children b.Toronto;
- Edith b.c1876 &
- Edward b.c1877 Canada m.Alice Jane W Mondey Jul>Sep 1898, South Stoneham, Hants; Family returned to England with 2y as...
- Ida Mary Soper b.c1879 Bristol, S.set then 3 children b.Cardiff, Wales
- George c1881
- Emily c1883, &
- Nellie (Ellen) c1886; then
- Gertrude b.Southampton, Hants c1889 : source & : from Ruth James ['81cen a house carpenter 26 at 9 Maughan Terr, Penarth, Glamorgan : '91cen a carpenter & joiner, at South Stoneham, Hants; house builder/employer 1901] : [see family biog Guernsey]
- Edward Soper (c1855-?) 26 & Elizabeth 25 both b.Guernsey, Channel Islands, at 9 Maughan Terr, Penarth, Glamorgan. Presumably both visited Canada mid 1870's as children Edith 5 & Edward 4 were b.Canada, but Ida 2 was b.Bristol, S.set. From 1881 British census
: '01cen Edward 23unm house decorator (paint) at 11 Walcot Buildings, Bath, (St Swithans), S.set, b.Canada; visiting Joseph Thomas 58 widowed boot maker (self employed at home) b.Birmingham, 5 dau's 9-26 & son 11 b.Bath scan
: '11cen Edward G 33 builder & decorator at 55 Preston Rd, Beulah Hill, Upper Norwood, Sy; b.Toronto, Canada; Alice J W 35 {m.12y}; Kate B both b.Southampton, Hants; Miriam K 10 both school; Reginald E 4m both b.Upper Norwood, Sy, all 'British Subjects'; [??a Norwod land registry 1930]

Robert Soper m.Elizabeth Ann Armitage bef.1875; Robert b.1850 Slapton, Dev to Samuel, a farmer, & Joanna Cousens m.1842 (Eliz b.7 Aug 1856 Canada to James Armitage & Ann Winn; family's roots in stone quarries of Leeds, Yorks, Eng; from youngest son James Herbert Soper's (1916-2012) biog; a botonist)
- Herbert Armitage Soper b.1875 Port Dalhousie, Ontario; '01cen sail maker; m.Anna Eliza Gertrude Cooper 1902; she d.1917 Hamilton, Ont; had 5 children: d.1944 Hamilton, Ontario; more from
- Alice Cousins Soper b.8 Jan 1878 Hamilton, Wentworth, Ontario [maternal gr.m Cousens] source
- Florence Soper b.28 Apr 1880 Ontario
- Ida Soper b.2 Apr 1891 Ontario
: bef.1875 Robert migrated to Quebec, then settled in Hamilton source
: 1881cen : Robert English, sailmaker 31 at Port Dalhousie, Lincoln, Ontario; but wife & children b.Ontario Elizabeth 26; Herbert 6; Alice 3 & Florence 1 (all Presbyterians) after purchasing a sailmaking company in
: 1884 Robert settled in Hamilton after purchasing a sailmaking company, of J.A. Grant of Hamilton, 1884 The company, no longer in the family, operates as 'Soper’s Engineered Fabric Solution' source; Robert Soper Ltd see; Early products included coal bags, horse covers, and tents. During the First World War, Soper’s provided gun covers and kit bags to the Allied forces
: 1901cen : Robert 50 sail maker (b.30 Jan 1851, Eng); at Ward 4, Hamilton, Ontario; Elizabeth 45 (b.7 Aug 1856 Canada), Herbert 25unm (b.10 Jan 1876 Canada) sail maker at employer for 10m, earning $450, Alice 23 (b.8 Jan 1879 Ontario), Florence 21 (b.28 Apr 1880 Ontario), Ida 10, (b.2 Apr 1891 Ontario) all Methodists, (all can r & w) scan
: 1917 Anna Eliza Gertrude Soper d.1917 source
: 1922 Robert Soper d.2 Jun 1922, age 72, Wentworth, Ontario?. [or Hamilton? source]

Franklin Soper, Dr. : 1878 : Vol. 1, page 55 1217.66 Declarations of Intention (First Papers) : Kent, Delaware : Naturalization Papers : source


English 1881 Census

Samuel Soper (c1848-?) (33) b.Slapton, Devon & Mary J. (25) b.Stoke Fleming, Dev, but presumably just returned from Canada by the 1881 British census, as Albert B. 1 was b.Canada. Samuel farmed 50a at Wadstray Farm, Blackawton, Dev. [Samuel 2nd of 3 sons, his father farmed 70a in '61cen, all b.Stokenham]
In 1871 census, 2 Samuels, both Privates Royal Marine 1st aged 23 b.Totnes, Dev, in barracks (not on ship) at Keyham Basin, Devon : 2nd aged 24 a visiter b.Duptiford? in household of Ann Harkins (ne Sullock?) widow 33, an unemployed servant, 21 Belmont St, Plymouth
In 1891 census Albert Bucksilt Soper age 11 was born Blackawton, Dev, with his father Samuel, widower at Dearwell Farm, another child Emily Maud Soper age 6 b.Blackawton
By 1901 census Albert Bucksilt Soper age 21 was once again b.Canada. His father Samuel remarried to Mary & had another child 6, Deadswell Farm, Slapton

Edward Soper (c1855-?) 26 & Elizabeth 25 both b.Geurnsey, Channel Islands, at 9 Maughan Terr, Penarth, Glamorgan. Presumably both visited Canada mid 1870's as children Edith 5 & Edward 4 were b.Canada, but Ida 2 was b.Bristol, Somerset. From 1881 British census : see 1876



1881 Canadian Census

C B Soper (c1845-?) coachman 35 b.Eng at St John's ward, Toronto city, Ontario with Margaret 29 b.Scotland & Florence 9m b.Ont; Presbyterians; in '81 cen Ontario, Canada; scan : [no CBS b.c1845 vis bmd]

Eleanor Soper (c1808-?) 73 b.Ireland, Church of England; at Medonte, Simcoe North, Ontario '81cen; scan

Edward Soper (c1845-?) printer 36, at Yorkville, York East, Ontario : his family Plymouth Bretheren, all except youngest son b.England); Georgina 37; William 16 printer; Grace 15; Henry 9 school; Mary Ann 7 school; John 6; Bella 6; Georgina 4; Edward 1 - born May 1880 Ontario); scan : [8 different religions in the five nearest families to Edward] : [Edward m.Georgina Samuels 1864, see London]

Eliza Soper (c1815-?) 66 tollgate keeper; at Morrisburg, Dundas, Ontario '81cen; b.Ireland; Eliza F 29; Sarah E 27; Amos A 25 painter & all b.Quebec; David E 23 pealer all b.Ontario; scan

Henry Soper (c1861-?) farm labourer 20 b.England (Church Of England) at Brantford East, Brant North, Ontario. Living with family of Abraham Thomas 55 farmer b.Ortario; scan
: '01cen Rose I Soper 39unm job, day goods, self employed (b.29 Apr 1862 Eng) immigrated Canada 1897; brother Henry E Soper 40 widower? a stoker earning $900pa (b.25 May 1860 Eng) immigrated Canada 1882 (both can read & write); nephew Reginald Soper 3 (b.9 Dec 1897 Eng) immigrated Canada 1899, all Baptists; scan : [Henry Evans Soper b.1860 to Henry & Jane Brabham m.1858, Tiverton, Dev ]

James Soper (c1804-?) 77 'not G'; & wife Marriah 66 both born England at Vespra, Simcoe North, Ontario (Congregationalist); scan [in 1861 above]
: '81cen James Sopar 66 farmer, b.Eng at Vespra, Simcoa North. religion; Congregationalist source

John Soper(c1817-?) farmer 64 & wife Mary 66 both born England at Yarmouth, Elgin East, Ontario, with Ontario born children : Richard 32 & Lauretta 13 (all Methodists)

John Soper (c1820-?) b.England, farmer 61 at Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick '81cen; Caroline 56; James 23 farmer; Isabella 21; Sarah 19; Maud 16 all b.New Bruswick; religion J W Baptists; Also son John N Soper 33 farmer at Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick, wife Jane 27; Walton 6; Maud E 4 & William 1 all b.New Brunswick; (Jane, Weslyan Methodist, others Free Will Baptists) : [m. & births not vis bmd] : scan

John Soper (c1829-?) 52 a tailor & wife Elizabeth Soper 61 both born England & Baptists, they were living in St Thomas Ward, Toronto, York, in the 1881 census; scan : source

John Soper (c1831-?) farmer 50 b.England at Toronto, Peel, Ontario; wife & Mary 40 (Methodists); Minnie 18; William Edward 14; Michael D 12; Thomas 'Henery' 8; Joseph Dixon 7; Maria Elisabeth 4 all but father b.Ontario : [John Glanville Soper (1829-1889) m.Mary Ann1856]

John Sopher (c1855-?) a gilder (baptist) at St-Stephen Ward, Toronto (City), Ontario, with Ethel 4 & Jessie 2 both b.Ontario : in household of Lister Hurd a carpenter, his family & a tin smith & seamstress

Robert Soper (c1850-?) b.English, sailmaker 31 at Port Dalhousie, Lincoln, Ontario; but wife & children b.Ontario Elizabeth 26; Herbert 6; Alice 3 & Florence 1 (all Presbyterians) : [Robert m.Elizabeth Ann Armitage bef.1875]

Thomas Soper (c1862-?) farm labourer 19, b.England (Church Of England) at Brantford East, Brant North, Ontario. Living with family of Sidney W Thomas 31 an Ortario born farmer; scan : [see Thomas Morgan Soper '81 below]

Washington Soaper(c1837-?) saw-miller 44 and wife Elizabeth 38 at Ward No. 2, Halifax, Nova Scotia, were born England, but their family born Obtario : Marcus 15 : Mary Ema 14 : Merion 10 : Eman Jean 8 : Lenord Washington 7 : Lena Washington 5 : Annie 2 : Olga 1 7/12 - born Aug (all Methodists). [Assume the Washington Soper b.Clarke, in 1871 census]

William Soper (c1803-?) gunsmith 78 of St Catherines, Lincoln, Ontario was born Ontario, but claims his ethnic origin as Welsh (as does widow Margaret Stags 48 living with him - possibly his sister? who married an Irishman? - as her 2 sons (18) & (15) claim Irish ethnic origin) All Church of England

William Soper (c1823-?) farmer 58 & Elizabeth 58 at Mariposa, Victoria South, Ontario, both b.Eng : Living with them were English born farmers Seth & Emmas Metherall 39 & 33 & their 5 Ontaria born children 16-5 (all 'Bible Christians'); scan & scan2 : [immigrated c1856; William (c1823 - ) b.Mary Tavy, Dev m.Elizabeth 1846 Dev]

William H Soper (c1848-?) labourer 33, b.England, at Ward 2, Halifax City, Nova Scotia; Susan A 33, William G 6 school, John H 3 & Robert 1 all b.Nova Scotia; R.Catholic; scan see William Henry Soper b.Devon 1848 : [?a William (c1846-?) sailed Eng>Quebec 1870]

William Soper (c1849-?) drugist 32 at St Patricks Ward, Toronto City, Ontario '81cen; Mary Ann 32; William M 8; Frederick G 7; Mary Elizabeth 5; Elizabeth M 2 , all b.English; all Church of England; scan : [m. not vis in 6 William Soper's (1847-9) in '81cen] : [William m.Mary Ann Wright Oct>Dec 1871, Woolwich, Lon (bmd); children b.St Olave RD, Lon]


Charles B Soper m.Margaret Stewart 23 Jul 1878, at 94 Richmond St, Toronto, Ontario; ages 32 & 27; both unm & presbyterians; Charles a coachman of York township, [2m NE of Toronto]; b.Mardon-Morton*, Dorset, to George & Ann Soper; Mary of Toronto, b.(c1854) Alness, Ross-Shire, Scotland to John & Margaret Stewart; witnesses Catherine Stewart & Frederick McLeman of Toronto scan : [immigrated to US 1881]

Thomas Morgan Soper (1861-1957) was b. Dartmouth, Devon, 8 Jan 1861, son of John & Mary Soper. Age 20 (c1881) he came to Banford, Ontario , with his brother Harry Soper. He moved to Florence, Kansas in 1884. www.ku.edu : [see Thomas at Brentford '81cen above]

Francis Marion Soper : 1882 : Vol. 1, page 72A 1217.66 Declarations of Intention (First Papers) : Kent, Delaware : Naturalization Papers : source
Francis Manin Soper : 1884 : Vol. 2, page 94, 1866-1903 1217.79 Petition & Record for Naturalization : Kent, Delaware : Naturalization Papers : source

Sidney Herbert Soper; (1883-?) a carpenter at 71 Horton St, Transcona, Manitoba : b.16 Mar 1883 London, Eng : wife Alice Soper : Reg Nr: 7222215 (no previous miltary service): Attestation Paper signed 21 Mar 1916 at Winipeg Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force, recommended for pioneer : scan : [b.Apr>Jun 1884, Greenwich : a Sidney Herbert m.Oct>Dec 1898 Marylebone –but too young?]

John F Soaper 1884, from Prussia, Vol. 2, page 98, 1866-1903 1217.79 Petition and Record for Naturalization

Harvey Soper 1886 : Vol. 1, page 93 1217.66 Declarations of Intention (First Papers) : Kent, Delaware : Naturalization Papers : source

Frederick Soper : sailed on The 'Circassian' 5 May 1888 England to Quebec : source

U Soper : female, sailed on The 'Parisian' 13 Aug 1888 England to Quebec : source

F A Soper : male, sailed on The 'Sarnia' 27 Aug 1888 England to Quebec : source

Ernest Edwin Soper --240670-- b.Slapton, Dev, 16 Apr 1889; residence: 209 Picton St. East Hamilton, Ontario; occupation: tent-maker, b.16 Apr 1889 Slapton, Devon; wife Mabel Soper previously spent 4y in 13 Royal Reg, Hamilton; attested 16 Oct 1916 [his oath?]. Records of 205th (Tiger) Battalion Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force WW1 Coys. Recruiting in Hamilton, Ontario early 1916, returned to Hamilton after Summer training, but later disbanded: scan
: ['91cen age 1 in Slapton] : [William Edwin m.Emma Jane Pepplestone 1888, Kingsbridge, Dev]
: ['11cen Ernest 21unm cattle man at Slapton Farm, Kingsbridge, b.Slapton, Dev; assistant, in 10 rooms, to John Henry Andrews 46 farmer b.E.Allington, Jessie 48 {m.22y, 3 births, all alive} b.Abbott Harswell, 3 unm dau 11-20 b.Slapton; scan]
: [Ernest E Soper 23 & F N Soper (female), sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1911 : from findmypast.com; Harry Soper (c1888-?) age 23 on other sailing same route & year ]
: Ernest Edwin Soper Residence: Ontario, Canada 1972 Canada voters list

Harry Soper 1890 : 1217.52 Superior Court - Naturalizations : Kent, Delaware : Naturalization Papers : source

John Soper (1874-1918) b'Belfast, Ireland, d'Georgetown, ON, lived Ottawa. m. Sarah Adeline/Queenie Jackson (1879-1959) Whitby, [Canada]. www.ogs.on.ca : [father William Venner Soper (1836-1884) , widow Mary emmigrated with family by 1886, biog in army record]



Canadian 1891 Census

Annie Soper 18unm at Zorra West, Oxford North, Ontario '91cen; b.England (English parents) Free Church; scan

Charles Soper 43 coachman at St Laurent Ward, Montréal Centre, Quebec; Eliza Soper 43 both b.England; C of E; & lodger Lewis Parker 20unm b.Eng ## dealer scan

John Soaper/Soper (1828-?) 63 farmer at Peel Dist, Toronto, Ontario '91cen, b.England; wife Mary 47 b.Ontario (to Eng parents); William 22unm farmer; Mike 21unm; Thomas 19; Joseph 17 farmer; Maria 12 & domestic Matilda Body 11, all b.Ontario; scan : [John Glanville Soper (1829-1889) m.Mary Ann1856]

John Soper (c1828-?) 63 gardener St Thomas Ward, Toronto City, Ontario '91cen & Elizabeth 74 both b.England, Methodists & lodger Eliza J Chambers 30unm gen servant, b.Ireland; scan

John Soper 35 carter & gilder (employing 3) b.Eng; English church; at Ward 1, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Alice 27 b.Jus (father b.Scotland, mother b.Ireland); Ethel 14; Jessie 13 & Lena 6 all b.Ont; all baptists : [John Glanville Soper rem.Adeline Snoddy see]

James Robert Soper (c1858-?) 33unm farmer b.NB at Studholm, Kings, New Brunswick; parents John 74 farmer b.England & Caroline 66 both b.NB & sister Agnes Maud 25unm b.NB, Free Will Baptists; scan : [emmigrated bef.1843 m.Caroline Gamblin]

John Soper (c1817-?) 74 farmer at Yarmouth, Elgin East, Ontario '91cen; Mary 76 both b.England; son Richard 43 farmer; dau Laura 22 gen servant all b.Ontario; perhaps with widowed dau Louisa Dagegherty 38; perhaps with John Dagegherty 17 lodger; Annie Dagegherty 16 Gd, Harrey Dagegherty 14 Gs & Rosa Dagegherty 10 Gd scan

Margaret Soper 70 widow b.Ireland (Irish parents), at Listowel, Perth North, Ontario '91cen; religeon Un bretheran; scan

Maria Hodge (nee Soper) 67 & Samual Hodge 66 retired farmer, methodists at Toronto, Peel, Ontario '91cen, with son-in-law William McCallam 27 farmer b.Eng, wife Elizabeth McCallum 23 b.Ont & nephew George Hodge 7 b.Ont scan : [so assume Maria Soper m.Samuel Hodge Jan>Mar 1845, Totnes, Devon (bmd)]

Mary Soper 63 widowed b.England, lodging at Galt, Waterloo South, Ontario; Church of England with James Jones 3 b.Ont; wife Sarah Jones 44 b.Eng & 6 children 2-14 b.Ont scan

Mary Soper 43 widow b.Ireland at Renfrew, Renfrew South, Ontario '91cen (husband b.Eng); Emily 23 b.Scotland; Nora 21 stenographer b.Eng; Grace 19 cashier & store; John 17 clerk & dry goods both b.Ireland; Kathleen 15 H S girl b.England; all Church of England; scan : [William Venner Soper (1836-1884) bpt.Margate, Kent; army sgt, see army record; m.Mary Healy c1870; '81cen 44 Camberwell; d.1884 Lambeth; Mary emmigrated by 1886]

Thomas A Soper 32 widow bookeeper; b.England, Church of England, at Ward 1d, Halifax City, Nova Scotia; with Margaret Boylen 60 widow, housekeeper, b.NS (Scotland parents) scan

Sidney Watson Soper 27unm farmer born England, C of E; Harrison, Marquette, Manitoba; scan

William H Soper 43 (b.c1848 Eng) assistant manager, Halifax gas co (religion, salvation army) at Ward 1c, Halifax City, Nova Scotia; Susan A 45; William G 17 electrician; John H 13; Robert E 11 all catholics, b.Nova Scotia scan : [ Immigrated 1870]

William Soper (c1858-?) 68 married - 'Eng Eng Eng CofE labourer Elizept 68 married widow at Mariposa, Victoria South, Ontario '91cen; both b.England; english church; scan : [widow seems odd?] : [age 58 in '81cen above William (c1823 - ) b.Mary Tavy, Dev m.Elizabeth 1846 Dev; emmigrated c1856]

English 1891 Census

Edith Soper 16 & Edward Soper 14 both b.Toronto [c1875 & 7], living S.Stoneham, Hants, Eng : with parents Edward G Soper 36 carpenter & joiner; Elizabeth 35 both b.St Peters Port [Guernsey], Ida 12 b.Bristol; George 10, Emiley 8, Man 5 b.Cardiff, Gertude 2 b.Southampton [see 1876]


L W Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1891 : from findmypast.com

Miss Soper english adult sailed cabin class on "Oregon" from Montréal, (via Québec?), arriving Liverpool 18 Jul 1891 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

J  Soper, (female) sailed from Liverpool to Montreal , 1891 : from findmypast.com

Sydney W Soper (c1865-?) 28unm Canadian farmer (employer) at Nyland Lane, Kingstone Magna, Dor '91cen; b.Lon visiting John Auston 57 widower, farmer (employer) blind b.Balie, S.set, dau Kate 26, Betsey 24 & son Albert W 23 all b.Nyland; scan & scan : source : [Sidney Watson Soper m.Kate Auston b.1861 see] : [parents John curtain mfr of Lon (b.Dev) & Caroline who m.1860 (brother Albert below)] : ['81cen not vis (a different Sydney W, plumber 16 b.Dev at 20 Telford, Lon with parents John & Harriett (both 44 poss b.Dev)]

Noel B Souper (c1878-?) a smith 15 sailed on "Lake Ontario" from Liverpool to London, Ontario, Canada, departing 1 Apr 1893; [many young smiths & mechanics on page] scan; from findmypast [N B Souper sailed again Liverpool>Montreal 1902] : [a Noel Beaumont Souper, (c1876-1916) biog {but fairly wealthy}]

John Soper (c1855-?) age 38, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax , 1893 : from findmypast.com

Sidney Watson Soper (1863-1952) m.5 May 1893 to Kate Auston (b.1861?*) St Martin, Montréal, Quebec : Sidney with Mr Austin 57 & family in Eng '91cen [Sidney b.19 Feb (b.reg Apr>Jun St.Pancras, Lon) to John Soper & Caroline Watson who m.1860 Kingston, Sy]
son - Sidney John (or Watson) Soper b.2 Oct 1896 Russell, Manitoba, Canada; In Bombardier, Canadian Royal Field Artillery, 6th Trench Mortar Battery, WW1, d.1916 aged 20, bur.Flat Iron Copse Cemetery, Somme; In '01cen with grandmother Caroline (can't see parents Sidney & Kate, were they still in Canada?)
dau [Caroline?**] b.1897 Swindon, called her 1st child Sidney Russell Stewart after her brother's Canadian home. Sidney in Twickenham, Eng; Family legend says Sidney left Kate after her 2nd child. If so, did he return to Canada? (**from June Castle, Auckland, NZ, a friend of Sidney & Kate's dau's child) cjunec@xtra.co.nz> Jul 2003 : source :
: [*wife? only Kate Auston vis in bmd b.Apr>Jun 1865 WIncanton, S.set]
: ['61cen John 31 window blind maker b.Stonehouse, Dev, Caroline 22 b.Kingston, Sy at Pancras see London]
: ['71cen Sidney W Soper 8 with family; John (c1830-?) a window blind maker (empl 20 hands) 41 at 9 St Mark's Crescent, St Pancras; Caroline 32, John R W 9, Sidney W 8, Berkeley W 4, Caroline S W 2, Edith R W 1, all b.London]
: ['81cen Sidney 16-18 not vis or with family; John 51 at London, Caroline 42 b.Kingston, Sy, John R W 19, Berkley W 14, C Lilian 12, E Rosa 11, Mary Watson 9, Albert C W 7, Percy W 5, Wm T W 3 all b.St Pancras]
: ['91cen Sydney W 28unm Canadian farmer (employer) at Nyland Ln, Kingstone Magna, Dor; b.Lon with John Auston 57 widower, farmer (employer) blind b.Balie, S.set, dau Kate 26, Betsey 24 & son Albert W 23 all b.Nyland; scan & scan : source]
: ?a Sidney W Soper, took licence at Queen's Hotel?; Winnipeg Tribune 16 Apr 1895
: [{seems wrong, but} ??a Mrs S W Soper (c1872-?) english 24 sailed cabin class on "Gulf of Trinidad" from Montreal, & Quebec, arriving Liverpool Sep 1896 (ship transcribed as coming from West Coast of S.America, but seems unlikely) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com; {seems not, as wife 6y too young & child b.Canada 1m after arriving Eng}]
: ['01cen son Sidney J 5 b.Russell, Manitoba, Canada, at Twickenham, Lon in household of widowed grandmother Caroline widow 62 at 13 St Stephens Gdns, (St Stephens), Twickenham; b.Kingston, St; John R W 39 both window blind mfrs, employers, C L W 32, Albert C W* 27, Frederick P M 25, all b.St Pancras & grandson Sidney J 5 b.Canada (Russian) with gen servant Maud J Weston 22 b.Southampton, Hants; scan] : ['01cen Sidney Watson Soper (1863-1952) not vis in UK census (his younger brothers in Boar War)]
: ?a Sidney Soper (c1863-) 39 labourer, sailed on ''St Paul?'' from Southampton to New York, USA, departing 3 May 1902 {5,874 tons; 770 passengers, expected voyage 24d}; (ticket above Ernest Stivit 34 upholsterer) scan & scan2; from findmypast
: 1902 this Sidney 39, on 'St Paul', arrived Ellis Island, NY. 10 May 1902. Residence England, ethnicity English, but US citizen
- '11cen Kate 46 nurse of workhouse, married servant at poor law workhouse, Saffron Walden, Ex; b.Kingston Magna, Dorset; her marriage details {m.18y, 2 births, both alive} crossed out, but not others (widow?); also 3 nurses, master, matron, porter, clerk, cook, 6 gen doms: scan
- '11cen son Sidney not vis UK; but Sidney John Soper arrived Quebec on 'Sicilian' 11 Jul 1911; b.Canada.
- 1914 Sidney J 19 clerk resident Canada; Passenger list arrived 8 Oct 1914 Liverpool from New York on 'New York'
- 1914 Sidney J clerk & typist, enlisted artillery 23 Oct 1914, age 19y 8m. To France July 1915. Replied no to 'have you lived in your fathers home in last 3y?'; 5ft 8in, 132 lbs; brown hair, C of E, pale complexion, chest 35½-38in; good physical development; vaccinated as infant 4 times left arm; vision 6/6; To France Jul 1915
- 1916 Sidney John d.7 Sep 1916; Killed in Action, Acting Bombardier, Trench Morter Battery; Bur.Albert, France
- 1920? Mrs Kate Soper at The Infirmary, Saffron Walden [a nurse there '11cen] ; undated note for military correspondance of deceased son. Up to 1920 correspondance & his effects went to Sidney's uncle John Rowland W Soper 13 Morley Rd, E.Twickenham [Kate's d.not obvious bmd]
: Sidney W Soper (c1865-1952) d.Jan>Mar 1952, age 87, Hammersmith, Lon

Frederic Percy Watson Soper; of the North West Mounted Police of Canada. Initiated a member of The Strand Lodge, London 10 Jan 1893, (proposed by Bro John Rowland Watson Soper) [his elder brother], passed 14 Feb, raized 14 Mar 1901; Resigned 26 Mar 1913 (b.Apr>Jun 1875 Pancras & m.Jan>Mar 1908 Eastbourne, Sx); His elder brother JRW Soper proposed him : see their parents John 31 window blind maker b.Stonehouse, Dev & Caroline at St Pancras, Lon: see '61cen : [age abt 26 & apparently in London for at least 2 months? so speculate before leaving?]
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Fred P Soper (c1870-?) english labourer 23unm sailed on "Numidian?" from Halifax, Nova Scotia, arriving Liverpool, Lon 14 Mar 1893 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [no UK birth c1870 vis bmd]

Mr T A Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal , 1894 : from findmypast.com : [sailor? a Thomas A Soper b abt 1863 sailed to New York 1896 & 7]

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

Mr A Soper (c1845-?) age 49 labourer, Mrs Soper 50 & Wm Soper 10 all English, sailed 2nd, class from Liverpool to Montreal, on "Vancouver", {Dominion Line, 3,988 tons, 155 passengers} 1894 scan scan2; from findmypast.com : ['91cen?? an Arthur 44, Martha 43 & William 3 in Rotherhithe, Lon; not vis '01cen]

R J Souper 34 sailed from Liverpool to Montreal , 1894

Robert Soper (c1865-?) english labourer 30 embarking Quebec steerage class from Montreal, & Quebec, arriving Liverpool 7 Oct 1895 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

William Soper labourer [Wm, lab] & wife Mrs Soper, sailed ''Laurontian" (the Allan Line, 2,837 tons, 241 passengers) from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada departing 21 Nov 1895; via St Johns, embarquing Halifax; ship cont Portland scan from a href="www.findmypast.com">findmypast : [when '91 & '01cen compiled, might track down?]

William Soper (c1849-?) english farmer 46 & M Soper 43 wife sailed on Royal Mail Steamer, "Sardinian" from Montréal, Québec, arriving Liverpool, Lon; 6 Nov 1895, scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Ed Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1895 : from findmypast.com
: Mrs Edward Soper (c1869-?) English wife 26 embarked Montreal to sailed on "Sardinian" from Montreal, & Quebec, arriving Liverpool 29 May 1895 scan & scan2 UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

J Soper (c1847-?) age 48, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax , 1895 : from findmypast.com : [an female also sailed the same route that year ... wife?]

A C W Soper (c1873-?) age 22, (female) sailed from Southampton to New York 1895 [see Albert C W Soper age 19, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1892]

Hennietta Soper (c1861-?) foreign (ie not British) 35unm sailed cabin class on "Lake Ontario" from Montreal, & Quebec, arriving Liverpool 25 Jul 1896 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Noel Souper (c1878-?) 19 labr, sailed steerage class on "Scotsman" from Montreal, & Quebec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 17 Jun 1897; scan; UK Incoming Register : [a Noel Beaumont Souper, (c1876-1916) biog {but fairly wealthy}] : [sailed to Eng>Halifax, Canada, 15 1893 & Liverpool to Montreal 1902]

John E Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1898 : from findmypast.com
John Soper (c1866-?) : sailed on 'The Parisian' 30 Sep 1898 England to Quebec : source

James Pye Soper b.Kent, Eng, emigrated to Newfoundland. one son James Everett Soper b.c1898 Everett?, Mass; from gr.sons James Allen Soper of Danvers, Mass & Richard Thornton Soper, Short Hills, NJ; in New Soper Compendium p.264 26 Sep 1862 : [coincidence? James Pye & Mary Ann bpt.Ephraim James 28 Sep 1862 Cape Charles, Nfld : also a James Pye m.Mary Ann Soper 11 Oct 1855 at Battle Harbour, Cape St.Charles source {but his grgrgrfather b.USA}. He died at sea 1875; His eldest son William Soper Pye b.1856 m.1879 Nfld]

Edward Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1900 most on page labourers, all unm : from findmypast.com

Edward Soper unm adult English labourer sailed on "Corinthian", Allan Line from Montréal, Québec, arriving Liverpool 25 Jul 1900 [most on page labourers, all unm] scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com


Canadian 1901 Census, ?? people born Britain

Alfred Soper 47unm porter, earning $250pa, can read & write (b.19 Oct 1853 England) Immigrated Canada 1881; C of E; lodging at Toronto, Ward 2, Ontario with Andrew McCallogh 51 hotel keeper & family scan

Charles Soper 29 'ming lab agnt' (b.18 Feb 1872, Eng) Immigrated Canada 1899; at Dunleath, Assiniboia, The Territories scan

Grace Soper 30 (b.27 Jan 1871, Eng) Immigrated Canadian 1880; Salvation Army; Matron of Salvation Home at Vancouver, Burrard, British Columbia with 7 inmates 19-27 Lizzie Walters 27 & Ethel 1wk; Folara & Maud Young 27 & 19 & baby 1m & Edith Miller 21 scan

James Soper 76 widower farmer, household head at Proton, Grey (east), Ontario (b.1 Jun 1824 England), religion f[riends] disciple (can read, not write) : [John & Jane 35/38 on same page]

John Soper (1828-?) 73 widowed tailor/sailor, baptist, self empl (b.25 Feb 1828, England); immigrated 1847 at Toronto, Ward 4, York, Ontario '01cen; with Lizzie Chambers 46 unm (b.1 Nov 1854, Ireland); scan : ['91cen farmer 63 with wife Mary 47 & 4 children 12-22] : [ Immigrated 1870]

John Soper 51 married coachman employee earning $364pa (b.29 Jul 1849 England) 1884; C of E; at Saint-Antoine Ward, Montréal, Quebec with merchant George Sumner 62 b.Eng 1839 (im.1859) & family (can read & w) scan

John G Soper 43 retired farmer earning $1,200 (b.23 Jun 1868, Eng) Immigrated Canada 1860; at Archers? Farm, Ward 1, Winnipeg, Manitoba with, Tot E Soper 37 (b.11 Jun 1863 Ontario {Scots decent}), Jesse Soper 22 (b.30 Sep 1878 Ontario), Lana Soper 16, Glenville Soper 10, Norman Soper 8 & Howard Soper 3 all b.Mb, all Baptists (all read & w) scan : [John Glanville Soper (jnr) rem.Adeline Snoddy see]

John Soper 35 (b.18 Jul 1865 Ontario) f[arm] lab[ourer] Proton, Grey (east), Ontario; religion disciple (can read & write); Jennie 38 (b.24 Dec 1862 Eng) (not r & w) emmigrated 1868; Lettie 14 (b.31 May 1886 On); Edward 13 (b.15 Feb 1888 On) (both can r & w); James 11 (b.10 Nov 1889 On); William J 10 (b.30 May 1900 On) scan : [James 76 on same page]

J S Soper male 19 (b.2 Aug 1881 Eng) farm labourer boarder at Louise, Lisgar, Manitoba Immigrated Canada 1889 scan

Maggie Soper 1868, wife b.Ireland, at Vancouver, Burrard, British Columbia; husband Anson E

Margaret Soper 1821, mother b.Ireland, at Himsworth (North-South), Muskoka & Parry Sound, Ontario;

Mary Soper 51 widow (b.16 May 1849, Ireland?); unm children Emily Soper 28 (b.27 May 1872, Scotland); Horac Soper 26 (b.22 Nov 1874, Scotland) earning $600pa; John Soper 24 (b.6 Jan 1877, Ireland) $750; Grace Soper 22 (b.20 Mar 1879, Ireland) $300; Kathleen Soper 19 (b.25 Dec 1881, Eng) $250; 4 youngest office clerks; All C of E & immigrated Canada 1884? [in pencil not clear]; at Dalhousie Ward, Ottawa, Ontario (all can r & write) scan : [birth days seem OK, but years 3y-6y out; ie Mary 56 not 51, Emily 33 not 28, Nora 32 not 26, John 27 not 24, Grace 28 not 22, Kathleen 25 not 19] : [William Venner Soper (1836-1884) bpt.Margate, Kent; army sgt, see army record; m.Mary Healy c1870; '81cen 44 Camberwell; d.1884 Lambeth; Mary emmigrated by 1886]

Owen Soper 65 (b.5 Jan 1837 Ontario); Rebecca Soper 64 (b.5 Jan 1837 Eng, immigrated 1845), farmer (& $20pa) at Walsingham (north), Norfolk (south), Ontario, methodist; James Soper 32 (b.22 Aug 1868 On) all self employed; Lewis Soper 30 (b.11 Nov 1870 On) day labourer ($150pa), all can read & write scan

Robert Soper 50 sail maker (b.30 Jan 1851, Eng); at Ward 4, Hamilton, Ontario '01cen; Elizabeth Soper 45 (b.7 Aug 1856 Canada), Herbert Soper 25unm (b.10 Jan 1876 Canada) sail maker at employer for 10m, earning $450, Alice Soper 23 (b.8 Jan 1879 Ontario), Florence Soper 21 (b.28 Apr 1880 Ontario), Ida Soper 10, (b.2 Apr 1891 Ontario) all Methodists, (all can r & w) scan : [Robert m.Elizabeth Ann Armitage bef.1875]

Rose I Soper 39unm job, day goods, self employed (b.29 Apr 1862 Eng) immigrated Canada 1897; brother Henry E Soper 40 widower? a stoker earing $900pa (b.25 May 1860 Eng) immigrated Canada 1882 (both can read & write); nephew Reginald Soper 3 (b.9 Dec 1897 Eng) immigrated Canada 1899, all Baptists; scan : [Henry in Ontario '81cen]

William Soper 54 foreman of gas? works (b.Nov 1846 England) at Halifax; Ward 1, Nova Scotia. Immigrated Canada 1870; Susan 55 (b.Jul 1845 NS); John H 23 pipe fitter (b.15 Jan 1878 NS); Robert E 23 electrician (b.17 Jun 1879 NS); Elizabeth 13 (b.Sep 1887 NS); William baptist others R Catholic (all can read & w); scan : [ Immigrated 1870] English 1901 Census, 4 people born Canada

Albert Buckpitt Soper b.Canada c1880 a son at Slapton, Devon, with parents Samuel & Mary Soper both b.Devon, farmers, next youngest child Emily c1885 b.Devon : ['11cen age 31 son, a farmer at Kingsbridge, Dev] : see family
'01cen Albert Soper 21 farmer at Slapton, Devon; b.Canada

Edward Soper 23 married house decorator (paint) at 11 Walcot Buildings, Bath, (St Swithans), S.set, '01cen, b.Canada; visiting Joseph Thomas 58 widowed boot maker (self employed at home) b.Birmingham, 5 dau's 9-26 & son 11 b.Bath scan : [could he be recorded twice?] [see 1876]

Edward George Soper b.Canada c1878 a painter/decorater, 23 head of family in Portswood, Hampshire : [an Edward George Soper (1853-?) m.Elizabeth Ozanne c1876 above] : ['11cen household head 33 at Croydon, Surrey]

Sidney Soper 5 b.Russell, Canada, at Twickenham; Caroline wife 62 b.Kingston, John 39 both window blind mfrs, C 32, Albert 27, Frederick 25, all b.St Pancras


F P W Soper, of Calgory, amongst Canadian visitors who registered their names at the Canadian Government `Offices, 17 Victoria St, London; 15 Mar 1901 winnipeg-free-press : [see Frederic Percy Watson Soper m.1908]
: Pte F P W Soper of C.M. Rifles; Report 6 May 1901, from accountant, re: Soper's pay; The General Officer Commanding; 20 May source
: Frederic Percy Watson Soper of the North West Mounted Police of Canada. Initiated a member of The Strand Lodge, London 10 Jan 1901, (proposed by Bro John Rowland Watson Soper) [his elder brother], passed 14 Feb, raized 14 Mar 1901; Resigned 26 Mar 1913 : source

Jose  Soper (c1867-?) age 34 sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1901 : from findmypast.com [a Jose sailed L'pl>NY 1905, age 42]

Antonio Soper (1880-?) showman 21 sailed - class on "Lake Champlain", Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, from 8 Oct 1901 ; Last permanant residence heading with 3 other showmen, Jose 20 & Manuel Salous 30 & Jose Apuor? 28 (page mostly labourers); Nationality foreign [ie not empire]; scan; from findmypast [not in UK '11cen]

Mr Soper english labourer & wife Mrs Soper sailed on "Tunisian" from Montréal, Québec, arriving Liverpool 1 Nov 1901 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

N B Souper, adult, lab[abourer] sailed salon class on "Pretorian" (Alan Line), from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, departing 21 Aug 1902 scan; from findmypast : [d.WW1 biog]

? Soper female, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, 1902 : from findmypast.com

Mr A L Soper (c1873-?) foreigner [ie not Brit] commercial 29 sailed on "St Paul" from New York, arriving Southampton 21 May 1902 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Frederick William Soper (1868-42) arived Monreal, Quebec 15 Nov 1902 wikitree; Frederick b.6 Nov 1868 Upton, Hants to Thomas & Jane Green m.1844 Hants
: '81cen Thomas 57 ag lab at Upton, Hurstbourne Tarrant; Jane 54 domestic, Harriett 17, William 12 [Frederick W] ag lab, & dau [grdau?] Kate G 15m all b.Upton : ['91cen not vis as Soper under Frederick or William; Geni says at Barnes, Sy]
: (??1890 Frederick William Soper m.Mary Spuffard (b.Corner) 1891, (b.Stockland, Dev) at age 23 at Kentucky; added from geni tree; says known as 'Fred Williams')
: 1899 m.Mary Corner 29 Dec 1899 Dartford, Kent [m to 'Frederick Williams' Oct>Dev, not 'Frederick William Soper']; Mary b.3 Nov 1871 Stockland, Chardstock, Dev; father ?, mother Mary Jane Corner b.1851 Tiverton, Dev
- Gertrude Williams b.15 May 1894 Westbourne Park, Lon
- Frederick Williams b.6 Apr 1896 Westbourne Park
- Gwendoline Winnifred Williams b.31 Oct 1898 in Erith, Kent, Eng [not vis bmd under Williams, Corner or Soper]
- Mary Louise Williams b.14 Jan 1903 in Halton, Ontario, Canada
- Arthur Edward Williams b.14 Jan 1903 in Halton
- Hugh Albert Williams b.29 Dec 1906 Mimico, York Co., Ontario
- Wilfred Williams b.12 Jun 1910 Mimico
- Lily Williams b.12 Jun 1910 geni
- Jessie Doris Williams b.16 Jun 1912 in Mimico
: '01cen Mary 29 husband in Boer war, South Africa.
: '11cen at York Centre, Ontario
: 1942 Frederick d.6 Feb 1942 & Mary d.22 Mar 1958 both Toronto, Ontario

Sydney George Soper (1882-?) m.Clara Neale 1908; editor Moose Mountain Star-Standard, Arcola, Saskatchewan. b.Reading, Berks 1882, [b.26 Feb 1878 Reading] to William Soper & Helen Soper (Clowes). Educated Reading; apprenticed to Petheys Southern, printers, Reading. During S.African war worked in Woolwich Arsenal on torpedo & explosive works. Came to Manitoba working on newspapers. Founded 'Kisby Standard' 1914; moved plant to Arcola 1922 : from Prominent People of Saskatchewan source
: '81cen William 45 b.Basingstoke, Hants a rifle & gun maker at Friar St, Reading, employing 11; Ellen C 39 & 7 children 1-13, inc Sidney G 3 & niece Anne L Hobbs 29 b.Michigan, US an unm hotel keeper & 2 servants : [family biog]
: '91cen Sydney G 13 at Blue Coat School, Bath Rd, Reading, St Mary, Berks; b.Reading with Charles C Foster 24unm ass master b.Reading; servants Elizabeth King widowed needlewoman b.Caversham, Oxon & Elizabeth Pemberton 26unm housemaid b.Newbury, Berks & other pupil Thomas F Fry 11 b.Reading scan
: '01cen William 32unm tool & guage maker (employee) at 26 London Rd, Plumstead, Lon; Sidney 23unm laborer (at arsenal); Annie G 18 all b.Reading, Berks & visitors Fanny Wood 18 & James Refroy 53unm; scan
: 1902 Sydney Soper emigrated 1902. "Sgt W Soper is my wife's gg-grandfather. W Soper's son (we believe) is Charles Soper*, whose son Sydney Soper (1877-1968) emmigrated from Reading". from Vern Taylor; genforum : [*perhaps Charles, Sydney's brother b.1871?]
: 1902 (?different Sidney Soper (c1863-) 39 labourer, sailed to NY1902 Residence England, ethnicity English, US citizen {age wrong})
: 1903 S G Soper (c1872-?) age 31, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1903; from findmypast
: 1904 ?a Sidney Soper (1874-?) bricklayer 30 sailed on "Lake Champion'' from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 19 Apr 1904 {7,392 tons; 900 passengers}; scan & scan2; from findmypast (listed either side Fred Hoar 29 stonemason & Geo Turner 29 blacksmith)
: 1904 Sidney d.Regina, Saskatchewan, Can; 29 Aug 1968 ancestry tree]
: Queries : Sidney (or Sydney?) : Born.1878 (or 1882, 1877 or c1879?) : Mother Ellen (or Helen?)

Alb Soper & Peter Soper adults; farm labourers sailed 2nd saloon class on "Canada" from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, departing 19 Mar 1903 (?possibly with H C Young also farm labourer) ; scan; from findmypast : [?an Abert sailed 1903 & 1907]

Frank Soper (c1860-?) english 43 sailed saloon class on "Etruria" from New York, NY, arriving Liverpool 31 May 1903 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

S G Soper (1872-?) joiner 31 sailed on "Lake Champlain", Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, from 14 Apr 1903; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : ['01cen no joiner vis; '11cen no SGS]

Sidney Soper (1874-?) bricklayer 30 sailed on "Lake Champion'' from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 19 Apr 1904 {7,392 tons; 900 passengers}; scan & scan2; from findmypast (listed either side Fred Hoar 29 stonemason & Geo Turner 29 blacksmith)
Sidney  Soper (c1874-?) age 30, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec , 1904 : from findmypast.com
but a Sidney Herbert Soper (1883-?) b.London, in Manitoba WW1, 1916 : scan
& a Sidney John Soper (1896-1917) b.Russell, Manitoba d.WW1 son of Sidney Watson Soper (1863-?) see

Victor Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax , 1904 : from findmypast.com : [presume Victor in '01cen age 17 at & b.Clapham, Lon. auctioners junior clerk [& not in '11cen] : (also 2 others n '01cen; Victor age 13 drapers apprentice at Littleham, Dev, b.Exmouth (age 23 in London '11cen) & Victor age 2 at Halberton, Dev, b.Ealing]

Eileen L Souper (1905-?) 5 sailed 3rd class on "Suevic" (White Star Line), from Liverpool to Sydney, Australia, departing 7 May 1910; Nationality English [Eileen travelling on own ticket nr; Mr & Mrs Bolt 59 above in list] scan; from findmypast : [not vis bmd]

John  Soper, an adult, sailed from Londonderry to Quebec , 1905 : from findmypast.com

Mr C R Souper (c1883-?) 22 clerk, sailed 2nd class (with 2 other clerks 22 & 23) on "Lake Erie" from St John, New Brunswick, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 25 Mar 1905; English citizen, scan; UK Incoming Register : [not vis bmd]

John Soper english farmer sailed 2nd class on "Ionian" from Montréal, Québec, arriving Liverpool 15 May 1905 scan (with 9 other English farmers) UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

William Soper (adult-?) foreigner (ie not UK) valet sailed 1st class on "Victorian" from Montréal, Québec, arriving Liverpool 1 Aug 1905 (assume with John Stooker, capitalist, wife & 2 maids , all foreigners) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr E M Soper (c1883-?) age 22, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal , 1905 : from findmypast.com : [No EMS in '11cen]

A B Souper (1875-?) stonemason 30 sailed 2nd class on "Lake Erie" from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 24 Jan 1905; scan; from findmypast : [12 Soupers in '11cen - no AB & no AB Soper]

J Hy Soper (c1885-?) age 21 to St John, Nb , 1906 : from findmypast.com : [No JHS in '11cen];

Douglas J Soper, Flight Lieutenant RCAF worked at the Institute of Aviation Medicine, Eglinton, Totonto, son of William Charles Soper, apparently emigrated England to Canada 1906 & boarding in Ingersoll, Oxford South, Ontario, 1911. Elder brothers, Melville L Soper, Flight Lieut RCAF & William C Soper. Possibly Douglas's children, Sally & Robert. The family originated from Wolverton-Kingsclere, Hants. Info on b, m & deaths appreciated. from John Keutgen, Lon, Eng; from 2nd cousin john.keutgen’at’btopenworld.com ; Jul 2010 findmypast.com; [see William below]

William Soper 20, sailed from Liverpool to St John, Nb , 1906 : from findmypast.com
: William Charles Soper b.Jul>Sep 1886, Mile End, Lon to William m.Mary Anne Thompson 1885, Westminster, Lon. Eng; William London police inspector, b.Wolverton 1866
: William Charles Soper arrived St John 11 Mar 1906 & m.Sarah Lillian 'Lilian' [an English girl in Canada & had 4 children (voyage not connected to Hy Soper above); from very distant cousin Gerald Soper Sep'14]
- Melville L Soper, Flight Lieutenant RCAF* m.Helen Leanora; children Brian Douglas & Susan; d.3 Feb 2006 at Parkwood Hospital, Veteran's Wing, London, Ontario, age 86 source; [Melville L engaged to & m.Mary C Yates dau of R N Yates, Dec 1939 source
- Douglas J G Soper Flight Lieutenant RCAF job, Institute of Aviation Medicine, Toronto; m.Marjorie [?2 children, Sally & Robert*]
- William Charles Soper b?
- Sinclair Joseph Roberts Soper (c1918-1944) b.28 Oct Ontario, Canada; d.WW2 RCAF, 1944, age 26
: 1911; 25 labourer at Catherine St, Oxford South, Ontario, Can; b.Whitechapel, Lon
: '21cen chemist at 808 Howard Ave, Windsor, Ontario, Canada; son's address 1944 Wharncliffe Rd, London, Ont family tree
1925 : a Sinclair Soper in grade 3 pupil photo of Essex public school, Alice St, Ontario 1925, bottom row, 2nd on right source
1929 : ?a William (c1885-) 36 sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1929; from findmypast.com
1936 : ?a Sarah Soper (c1886-?) 50 housewife, sailed tourist class on "Alaunia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 13 Sep 1936; Last permanant address & planned future residence Eng; address Whiteway House, Burghclere, Berks scan; UK Incoming Register
1936 : William C (c1886-) 50 manager, sailed 3rd class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) from New York, US to Southampton, Eng arriving 26 Oct 1936; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Wolverton Common, nr Basington, Hants; scan; UK Incoming Register
1942 : W C Soper in freemason list Toronto, Ontario; assumed from gravestone source
1944 : family of London, Ontario when son Sinclare d.WW2, pilot RCAF
1944 : William C Soper (1885-1944) died; bur.Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ontario, age 58 source
1956 : wife Lilian Soper (1884-1956) died shared grave stone
: *from cousin John Keutgen, see message above
: connection? an Effie Beck (1896-1981) b.Cheshire, Eng to Capt Thomas Beck & Catherine; to Canada 1924; d.Quebec & siblings had an Aunt Lil & Uncle Bert (W C Soper), who lived in Essex, Canada & then 808 Howard Ave, Windsor [visited them at Windsor 1924] source

C Soper (1877-?) housewife 29 & P Soper 4 sailed on "Pomeranian" (Allan Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 20 Sep 1906; Nationality English; scan; from findmypast
: C Soper (1881-?) wife 31 & Percy Soper 11 sailed 3rd class on "Corsican" (Allan Line), Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, from 5 Apr 1912 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada (also on ticket Wm J Gibbs 24 & P Hocking 22 labourers); scan; from findmypast
: C Soper (1878-?) housewife 43 & P Soper 19 engineer sailed 2nd class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) , Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, from 25 Feb 1921 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [no link vis ... possibly ??Percy Charles Soper b.Jan>Mar 1901, St Thomas, [Exmouth], Dev]

Mr Soper a traveller & Mrs Soper english sailed on "Virginian" sailed Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool 5 Oct 1906 (embarking Montreal) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

C K Soper (1874-?) builder 32 sailed on "Kensington" (Dominion Line), Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, from 5 Apr 1906; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : [not vis bmd/'11cen] : [Mr C K Soper (c1876-?) age 32, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, 1908; from findmypast.com] : [No CKS in '11cen]

Ivo Soper (1883-?) labourer 23unm, English, sailed 2nd? class on "Lake Champlain'' from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 11 Jun 1906 {7,392 tons; 764 passengers}; listed with 14 other labourers; scan & scan2; from findmypast :
: Ivo Frank Soper, b.Clapham, Sy to William & Wilhemina a London enameller & jeweller; Attested London 1900, age 17; Discharge 1906 having paid £6 on being transferred to the Royal Fleet Reserve; Nat Archives
: [b.Oct>Dec 1882, Wandsworth : '91cen, Ivo F Soper 8 with parents at Lambeth, London. b.Clapham; '01cen Ivo Frank Soper (c1883-?) Private Royal Marines 18unm at Royal Marine Barracks, Chatham, Kent; b.Clapham, London; scan]

Mr Soper (c1883-?) age 23, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec , 1906 : from findmypast.com [perhaps with H E below?]

Mr H E Soper (c1887-?) age 19, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1906 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps with Mr Soper above?] : [an H E Soper, Private..., Middlesex Regiment, won a service medal (issued to all servicemen) 1914-1920 : ??a Herbert Evelyn Soper b.Brentford (Chiswick?) Jan>Mar 1887 bmd : & m.1920 Surrey]

Anne M Soper (1849-1907), age 58 bur.St James Anglican Crown Hill, Vespra, Ontario, Canada; wife of James W Partridge (1839-1912); dau Anne Partridge (1868-1868) gravestonephotos.com

George Soper (c1870-?) foreigner (ie not British) 37 sailed on "China" from St John, New Brunswick, Canada, arriving Liverpool 27 Apr 1907 scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com

Mr W Soper (c1876-?) 31 farmer & Mrs Soper 31, 2 of several on page marked 'C P R', sailed on ''Parisian'' (Allen Line), from London to Montreal (via Le Havre, Quebec), Canada, departing 31 Aug 1907 (3,385 tons; 850 passengers); scan & scan2; from findmypast : ['01cen not obvious (William 26 ag lab, Dev & Walter 23 carter, Hants]

Mrs Soper (c1868-?) 39 married & Miss Soper 11, sailed on ''Empress of Britain'' from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 17 May 1907 (8,024 tons; 1,250 passengers); also on ticket nr26273, spinsters Miss G Hughes 70 & Miss C M Thresher? 23 all English scan & scan2; from findmypast : [not enough info to trace]

Albt Soper (1878-?) contractor 29 sailed on "Lake Erie", Liverpool to St Johns NF, Canada, from 19 Mar 1907; can't load scan; from findmypast : [?an Abert sailed 1903 & 1907]

? Soper female 11, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec , 1907 : from findmypast.com

S H Soper unm labourer, English, sailed 3rd class from Liverpool to St John, Halifax, Canada 1908, on 'SS Victoria', Allan Line; Departing 10 Apr 1908 : [mostly unm labourers on page] scan
: Sidney Herbert Soper (1883-?) carpenter at 71 Horton St, Transcona, Manitoba : b.16 Mar 1883 London, Eng : wife Alice Soper : Reg Nr: 7222215 (no previous miltary service): Attestation Paper signed 21 Mar 1916 at Winipeg Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force, recommended for pioneer : scan : [Sidney Herbert b.Apr>Jun 1884, Greenwich to Robert m.Martha Strong 1873 Greenwich]

Mr Soper 36 & wife Mr Soper 30 sailed 2nd class on ''Empress of Britain'' (Canadian Pacific Line) departing Liverpool 24 Jul 1908 for Quebec, Canada, (8,023 tons; 799 passengers, expected voyage 17d); scan & scan2; from findmypast

Grace Soper & Nora Soper age 2-12 english, sailed 2nd class on "Corsican" from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool 1 Jun 1908 (family above Father Condide & wife & Mrs Jackson & her child 1) scan UK incoming passenger List; ancestry.com : [no Grace/Nora b.same place in bmd]

Mr C K Soper (c1876-?) age 32 & Mr S H Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, 1908 : from findmypast.com : [No CKS in '11cen] : [a builder 1906 above]

Albert C W Soper, 36, commercial traveller, of Sudbury m.Elsie Evelyn Edmanson, 27 of Bradford 8 Dec 1909 at Bradford, Simcoe Co., Ontario : Parents John Soper & Caroline Watson & Thomas Edmason, druggist, & Mary H Goodchild, witn: A J Burbridge of Sudbury & Lillian Edmanson of Bradford source
- Caroline Phyllis Soper b.7 Dec 1912 Ontario, Canada; m.William James Mann 1950 [see below]; d.2 Mar 1989 Simcoe Co, Ontario findagrave
: 1890 : ?an 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) : [*could there a 2nd migrating ACWS? b.Scotland? see 1903 singing]
: 1893 : Albert C W Soper (c1873-?) age 19, labourer sailed on 'Parisian' from Liverpool to Quebec 5 May 1892 : A C W Soper 22, (female) [mistake?] sailed from Southampton to New York 1895 & L'pl>NY 1906; Alb  Soper, L'pl>Halifax 1903 & L'pl>St Johns, Nf (29) findmypast
: 1899 : A C W Soper in A company, British Columbia & Manitoba, Royal Canadian Regiment of Infantry p112 'Our boys under fire', or New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island volunteers, S.Africa 1899-1902 : they sailed from Quebec to Cape Town 30 Oct 1899 see
: [(ACWS's brother, 10y older Sidney Watson Soper Canadian farmer above & below)]
: A C W Soper Enlisted 90th Regiment, England, [a battalion of The Scotish Rifles] from his Canadian Army Record: [from RCR record below] : [how did he fit that in??]
1901 : Lance Corpl A C W Soper, Reg Nr.7106, unit 2nd Special Service Battn RCR [Royal Canadian Rifles] : ['A' Company (125 men), 1st Contingent (1,019 men) mobolized Quebec, sailed 'Sardinian" (an 'Allen Line' ship) 30 Oct to Cape Town roll call] : Queen's South African Medal with clasps Pasrdeberg, Creifontein, Johannesberg, Cape Colony & Orange Free State presented 26 Sep 1901, (medal receipt signed {by Soper?} "Bow 37, Kingston?") scan : Service file adds, enlisted Winipeg, Manitoba, 21 Oct 1899, an unm clerk, age 25, C.of.E; former corps 90th Regt; b.London, Eng [1873]; N.of.K Mrs C Soper, 22 Craven Park, Harlesden, London; promoted L/Cpr 20 Oct 1900; discharged 3 Dec 1900 scan; Medals Register, South African War (1899-1902), Canadian Archives source [??discharged Dec 1900 but still invalid SA Mar 1902?? : (a Caroline 63 sailed Lon>SA. speculate his mother??)]
: !!but apparently an Albert 27 still with London family '01cen??; if so, then at the minimum, 1895, 1899-1902 at war & 1903 is a Scots A C W Soper b.c1873, & a separate Albert Charles Watson Soper b.1872 from London m.1909]
: 1902 : A C W Soper, a colonial volunteer in South Africa with 'the Royal Candians'. He wrote from Winnipeg, Manitoba that the regiment sailed home Oct 1901?, but himself & others were too sick to travel. He had problems whether his pay should be paid by Canada or Britain; from The Times 20 Mar 1902 - 573/746n
: 1903 : 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
: 1909 : Albert Charles Watson Soper of Sudbury, engaged to Elsie Evelyn Edmandson, eldest dau of late Thomas & Mrs of Bradford; m.to take place early Dec at Prespyterian Church, Bradford; Northern Advertiser 25 Dec scan ACW Sopers grave
: 1917 : A Chas W Soper trav at 191 First Ave E : p.22 Vernon's Directory of North Bay 1916 & at 105 Maine St E (s side) : p.36 Vernon's Directory of North Bay 1917-8 source
: 1949 : A C W Soper's wife Elise Evelyn Edmanson d.4 Dec 1946 Mount Pleasant Cemetery source
: 1950 : Phyllis Caroline Soper, dau of A C W Soper & late Mrs Soper, m.William James Mann of Kensington, PE.I, son of late Mr & Mrs William Mann at St Olive's Anglican Church. Matron of Honour: Mrs HE Vallet; Best Man: bro.E A Mann; Ushers: Robert Hurst & Leslie Hampton; Reception at Old Mill. Honeymoon, Montreal, Boston & New York; by Rev Sextus K Stiles; fom The Bradford Witness of Feb 22
: 1958 : A C W Soper (1872-1958) shared gravestone with wife; billiongraves

Albert Soper (c--?) farmer, sailed 2nd class on "Victorian" (Allan Line) from St John, New Brunswick, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 18 Dec 1909; English citizen, scan; UK Incoming Register : [not Albert above as on NY honeymoon; so Albert Buckpitt Soper b.c1880; parents m.1874 Devon]

Jas Sopper (c1887-?) male, age 23, sailed from London to Montreal , 1910 : from findmypast.com : [18 Soppers, no James '11cen]

Mr A E Soper (1890-?), age 20unm English, chandler, sailed 3rd class on "The Canada'' from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 4 Jun 1910 {White Star Line}; scan & scan2; from findmypast : [only AES in bmd Alfred Ernest Soper b.Jul>Sep 1889, Totnes, Dev; parents m.1885]

A Soper (?-?) lab sailed 2nd/cabin class on "Victorian" from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, departing 15 Apr 1910 British Colonial (page of colonial labourers & wives); scan; from findmypast

Edward D Soper (?-?) sailed on "" from Liverpool to New York, USA, departing 1910 ; scan; from findmypast
: Edward Darwood Soper (1880-?) mariner 31, Beatrice Soper 24 housewife sailed 3rd class on "Royal Edward" (Royal Canadian Line) from Bristol to Quebec, Canada, departing 31 May 1911; Last permanant residence England; scan


1911 census, 3 Sopers b.Canada in England

Albert Buckpitt Soper (c1880-?) born Canada, 31 at Kingsbridge, Devon, son, a farmer, in UK '11cen : see : ['01cen age 21 at Slapton, Dev] : [connection? an Albert B Soper m.Apr>Jun 1912 Crediton, Dev]

Edward G Soper 33 household head born Canada, living at Croydon, Surrey in '11cen [see 1876]

Jack Soper (c1896-?) born Manatoba, Canada, 15 at Brentford, London a student in UK '11cen, in household of widow of window blind maker; Caroline Soper of private means at [13 Twickenham/Thames/Gdns/Saint/Rd], Brentford, M.sx; b.Kingston; dau Lilian 42 b.St Pancras; Jack [?'Sidney 5' in '01cen] 15 b.Manatoba, Canada; Caroline 13


Mrs C Soper (1839-?) 72 & S J Soper (m) 15 sailed 2nd class on "Sicilian" (Allan Line), London to Montreal, Canada, from 29 Jun 1911; Nationality English (via Le Havre); scan; from findmypast : [Sidney James Soper b.Jul>Sep 1896, Luton; m.Edith F Coleman Jan>Mar 1923 at Luton, Beds]

E K Soper (1881-?) male clerk 30 sailed 2nd class on "Empress of Ireland" (Canadian Pacific Line), Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, from 27 Jan 1911; Nationality English; scan; from findmypast : [not vis bmd]

Sidney John Soper arrived Quebec on 'Sicilian' 11 Jul 1911; b.Canada. [back to UK to enlist in WW1 1914, killed 1916]

E Soper clerk, sailed 3rd class on "Laurentic" (White Star Line) from Montreal, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Sep 1911; Planned future residence England, scan; UK Incoming Register

E Soper 27 elecrician & Mrs Soper 26 sailed on ''Corinthian'' (Allan Line) from London to Montreal, Canada, (via Le Havre & Quebec), departing 12 Jul 1911, 2nd class ticket nr03388, expected voyage 26d (4,045 tons; 1,068 passengers, 525 beds); scan; from findmypast : ['11cen not obvious]

Fred Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, 1911 : from findmypast.com

Harry Soper (c1888-?) age 23, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec , 1911 : from findmypast.com : [other sailings on same route that year Ernest E Soper 23 & F N Soper (female)] : [an Ernest Edwin Soper b.1889 Slapton, Devon; tent-maker at Hamilton; Re-joined Canadian Expeditionary Force 1916, after 4y in Royal Reg, Hamilton]

Mr J A Soper 22, sailed from Liverpool to St John, Nb , 1911 : from findmypast.com

Edward Darwood Soper (1880-?) mariner 31, Beatrice Soper 24 housewife sailed 3rd class on "Royal Edward" (Royal Canadian Line) from Bristol to Quebec, Canada, departing 31 May 1911; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : [see Eng>US 1910]

Mary Soper wife & child John Soper; english citizens sailed 2nd class on "Corsican" (Allan Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 30 Sep 1911; scan; UK Incoming Register

Mrs Louisa Soper housekeeper & Miss Clara Maud Soper adult domestic sailed 2nd class on "Royal George" (Royal Line), Bristol to Montreal, Canada, from 12 Jun 1912; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [Clara Maud b.Jul>Sep 1875, Tonbridge, Kent to Henry & Louisa Phillips who m.1874, Eastry, Kent]

C Soper (1881-?) wife 31 & Percy Soper 11 sailed 3rd class on "Corsican" (Allan Line) , Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, from 5 Apr 1912 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada (also on ticket Wm J Gibbs 24 & P Hocking 22 labourers); scan; from findmypast : [Mrs C & Percy sailed 1906, 1912 & 1921]

George B Soper (1867-?) labr 45, Edmund Soper 9 sailed 3rd class on "Teutonic", Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, from 4 May 1912 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [George Benjamin Soper m.Elizabeth Hall 1886, Lambeth youngest son Edmond b.1903 Rugby; m.Lilian Proctor 1926, Ontario]

Augustus Soper (c1853-?) 59, Marion 58, Ida 35, Augustus 29 (married), Ida May (?) & Marion Eliz (?) Presumably a family as they shared sailing on The Lusitania, from Liverpool, arriving at Ellis Island, New York on 15 Mar 1912. Their place of residence given as Gault, Ont (so returning rather than immigrating). Ethnicity English
: 1853 Augustus Soper b.30 Apr 1853 Dereham, Ontario; 1 of 10 children of Augustus & Charlotte Vedre Sweet Towne/Town, parents b.NY State & later migrated to Canada. A medical doctor, 1st practiced Tillsonburg. Dr Soper moved to Windsor & active in the community*
: 1973 m.Marion Elizabeth McCrum; 10 Mar 1873 Galt (Cambridge); (Marion b.Oct 1853, Galt; d. 8 Sep 1925)
- dau Ida May Soper b.May 1876, Windsor, Essex Co., Ont; d.8 Mar 1958
: 1880 licentiate of the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Ontario, & licentiate of medical colleges in Philadelphia & NY. To make treatment of chronic diseases a specialty, he attended hospitals in Europe to familiarize himself with treatments biog
: Dr Augustus Soper, MD B; moved to Oxford County, Ont, his father a farmer NY State. Educated Ontario schools & studied medicine in US [at ]University of Michiga, 1y & Trinity Medical School, Toronto] . Specialize in chronic diseases. Began practice Detroit c1893, maintaining a residence in Windsor; became quite wealthy from real estate. A beautiful house in Windsor, corner of Ouellette & Wyandotte & a winter residence in California & a summer home in Galt*[now city of Cambridge].
: 1904 Dr Soper a founder of the Windsor Club a buiolding with manificent furnishings. [75 members of professional men; initialy run by Soper]. A land developer, bought Colonel Rankin’s property, Riverside Drive (then Sandwich St) & subdivided land on south side of street for housing, donating the river side to the City . These lands now form part of Windsor’s sculpture garden on the Detroit River. The nearby Patricia Rd was previously known as Soper Ave When I was a university student you could still find the name Soper Avenue imprinted on the sidewalk near Riverside Drive*
: 1906 Augustus Soper, charged with unprofessional conduct, appeared before the Medical council. Dr Soper has been advertising largely consultation by mail.... Shoal Lake Star Newspaper 19 Jul
: 1920s Dr Soper's house overlooked a park, he personally took on improvements to it; Soper Park, Cambridge source
: 1928 Dr Soper d.16 Nov 1928 in his sleep, age 76, at Galt. A prolific letter writer, poet & world traveller *source; bur.Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge,

Thomas George Soper (1881-1959) emigrated in 1912 with wife Kate Barton Banks & son Leslie Thomas. He was a monumental stonemason, as was his ancestors (from his g.grandaughter Ann Soper McKinnie Ann Soper McKinnie : Can possibly trace line to John Soper (1758-1842) m. Honor Philips, 1782 at Ermington, Dev

Harold Soper (c1892-?) Harold 20, Walter 18, Eleanor 14, all unmarried, presumably a family, as they shared sailing on The Baltic, from Liverpool, arriving New York, 29 June 1912. Their place of residence given as Ottawa [so more likely returning rather than immigrating?]. Their ethnicity given as English

Mr L  Sopher (c1886-?) age 26,

Pleha  Sopher (female) 26, Rachel  Sopher, Harry  Sopher 2 & a female infant sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, 1912 : from findmypast.com

George B Soper (c1867-?) age 45, Mr G S Soper 22, Nellie D Soper 20 & Edmund  Soper 9 sailed from Liverpool to Quebec , 1912 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps on different ships?]

Miss E M Soper (1883-?) lab 22 sailed - class on "Virginian" (Allan Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 11 May 1905 ; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast
: [??Emily Maud Soper b.1885, Kingsbridge, Dev; Emily Mary Soper b.1883, Exeter, Dev; Esther Maud Soper b.1884 Wandsworth, Lon]

G S Soper (c1890-?) age 22, sailed from Plymouth to Quebec, 1912 : from findmypast.com

I'm researching Soper families living in Ermington, Dev, from 1795-1800, or Plympton St. Mary, Dev from 1815. Marriages with Philips, Honey, Gullett & Stanbury families. Family trade principally quarries & master masonry. My line moves to Salisbury, Wilts. abt,1863, then to Canada in 1912. from Ann Soper

Edward Soper student?, sailed 1st class on "Teutonic" from Montréal, Québec, Canada; arriving Liverpool, Eng 21 Jul 1912; last permanant resident Canada; British Possessions citizen scan; UK Incoming Register

E S Soper sailed on "Megantic" (White Star Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 22 Jun 1912; scan error; from findmypast

Edward Soper (c1879-?) 33 painter & Beatris Soper 26, sailed 3rd class on "Royal Edward" (Canadian Northern Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Avonmouth, Bristol, Eng 15 Aug 1912; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence USA, scan; UK Incoming Register
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: Edward Soper (c1879-?) farm labourer? 34 & wife Mrs B? Soper 26; English, sailed 2nd? class, on "Corinthian'' (White Line) from Plymouth to Quebec, Canada, departing 13 Jun 1913 {Allan Line, 4,046 tons; 241 passengers}; Intended future residence Canada, both names crossed out; scan & scan2; from findmypast
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: Beatrice Soper (1883-?) housewife 30 sailed 3rd class on "Royal George" (Royal Line) from Bristol to Saint John NB, Canada, departing 3 Dec 1913; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : [?a Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev; Sailed to Eng 1912>1935]

Victor Horace Soper (1884-?) returned to England Mar 1912 business brought him to London. He returned to Alberta Oct 1913 from WW1 record

Elford Soper physician & Mrs Elford Soper; USA citizens sailed 2nd class on "Falaba" from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 11 Jun 1913; scan; UK Incoming Register : [see medical Sopers]

Lilian Soper (c1865-?) 48; england citizen, a S Army Off, [Salvation Army] sailed 2nd class on "Ausonia" from Montréal, Québec, Canada, disembarked Plymouth (ship arrived London, Eng 7 Oct 1913) scan; UK Incoming Register

Annie G Soper (1883-?) nurse 30 sailed on "Royal George" (Royal Line Line), from Bristol to Montreal, Canada, departing 17 Jun 1913; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; (several nurses & teachers on page); from findmypast : [Annie Georgina Soper (1883-1979) : of London, attended Toronto Bible Institute. She became missionary in Peru]

Percy Soper 26 (c1887-?) farmer sailed class on "Ascania" (Cunard line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving 29 Oct 1913 London, Eng; Canadian (British Possessions citizen), last permanant resident Canada scan; UK Incoming Register

S W Soper (c1876-?) age 37 merchant & L G Soper 39 housewife sailed from Montreal to Liverpool arriving 21 May 1913 on White Star's "Lautentic"; both English last permanant residence Canada; Incoming Passengers scan

V J Soper (1874-?) motor agt, Ada Soper 39 wife & Vivian Soper 16 lab sailed 2nd class on "Corsican" (Allan Line) from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, departing 3 May 1913; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [Vivian James Soper b.1873; m.Ada Ellen Carver 1895, both Bridgwater, S.set]
: ['11cen Vivian James 37 accountant at motor works in 8 rooms at 7 Northfield, Bridgwater, S.set; Ada Ellen 37 {m.15y, 1 birth} both b.Bridgwater; Vivian Donald Soper 14 student b.Burnham, S.set & dom servant Maud Mary Goodland 17 scan] :
: Mrs V J Soper, a native of Bridgwater [Wilts] now resident in Edmonton, Canada 1914 – written stirring letter to friends in Bridgwater detailing numbers enlisted. Bridgwater Mercury 28 Oct 1914 source
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: son Vivian Donald Soper (1896-?) 11710 89th St, Edmonton, Alta : b.18 Sep 1896 Bridgewater Somerset : a bank clerk, currently in 101st Edmonton Fusilier Militia, signed Attestation Paper 11 Mar 1916 : Reg Nr 231158 Canadian Overseas expeditionary Force : father Vivian James Soper (same address) : scan

Lucy G Soper (c1869-?) age 44 married sailed on "Royal Edward" from Bristol to Halifax, Canada, with Sidney W 22 & Rupert S 21 both unm, farming; all English; departing 8 Jan 1913 {Royal Line Line, 5669 tons; 550 passengers, 307 crew, expected voyage 17d}; scan & scan2; from findmypast : [William John m.Lucy Georgina Morris m.1889 Newton Abbott, Dev]
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L G Soper 39 housewife & S W Soper 37 merchant & sailed from Montreal to Liverpool arriving 21 May 1913 on White Star's "Lautentic"; both English last permanant residence Canada; Incoming Passengers scan] : [??wrong ages; a William John m.Lucy Georgina Morris m.1889 Newton Abbott, Dev, son Sidney W ('11cen no other LGS/SWS)]

John Soper & Isaac Soper sailors; english citizens, Last permanant address Newfoundland; sailed 3rd class on "Franconia" (Cunard Line) from St Johns, Newfoundland arriving Liverpool, Eng 11 Nov 1914 (ship from New York, US) scan; UK Incoming Register

W Soper at St David's Day celebration & meal at Wood's restaurant, St John's, Newfoundland. He responded to a toast of 'Newfoundland. The land of our adoption' & 'Newfoundland' was sung; meal, toasts, songs finished 8pm-11:30pm. 1st time welsh have gathered for the day; S.Wales Advertiser 17 Apr 1914 scan : [Wales link not obv above]

Richard Souper (c1877-?) 37 electrician, Elsie Souper 33 sailed 2nd class on "Cedric" (White Star Line) from New York, US to Liverpool, Eng & Queenstown, Ire arriving 24 Jul 1914; Last permanant address US scan; UK Incoming Register : [see Souper page]

George Soper (c1870-?) 44 electrician, sailed 3rd class on "Andania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Plymouth, Eng arriving 31 Oct 1914; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 56 North St, Plymouth : [George A called Alwyn in 1928] : [& sailed NY>UK 1925 & 1935] scan; UK Incoming Register

Edward F Soper (c1884-?) 30 electrician; Mabel E Soper 29 housewife & Winford Soper 6m sailed 2nd class on "Ascania" from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving London, Eng; 3 Jun 1914; citizens of British Possesions; scan; UK Incoming Register
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Edward F Soper 30, & Mr C Soper age 36 & sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1914 [assume not same shipping list as named differently?] from findmypast.com
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Edward Francis Soper (1884-?) of 76 Wesnel St, Montreal, Quebec, telephone electrician b.10 Apr 1884, London, Eng, wife Evelyn Mabel Soper : previously in militia, Reg Nr 3462 Montreal Heavy Brigade Cav & 4m in McGill Aux Battalion : Attestation Paper signed 16 Dec 1915 : Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force, Divisional Signal Coys :
scan
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: Edward (Ted) Soper m.Mabel Worsley, b.1884/5 in Hampstead, Lon. Mabel my grandfather's sister, not sure m.date, they emigrated Canada where dau Winnifred born; from Nina Hart, Langley, B.C. Canada; source : [Edward Francis Soper b.Apr>Jun 1884, Hampstead, Lon & m.Avalyn Mabel Worsley Oct>Dec 1908, Hendon, Lon (bmd)]

M G Soper (c1884-?) female age 30 & W G Soper female 10, sailed from Liverpool to Saint John Nb , 1914 : from findmypast.com

b>Sidney J 19 clerk resident Canada; Passenger on 'New York' arrived 8 Oct 1914 Liverpool from New York [his parents immigrated from London 1896]

John R Soper (c1889-?) 25 carpenter; wife Louisa Soper 25 & Master Soper 3; citizen of British Possesions; address 56 Rotte St, Plymouth, sailed 3rd class on "Missanabie" (CPR co line) from St John, New Brunswick, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 23 Dec 1914; Last permanent residence; (wife & child listed on seperate pages) scan scan; UK Incoming Register

C Soper (1878-?) baker 36 sailed 2nd class on "Missanabie" (Canadian Pacific Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 6 Nov 1914; Last permanant residence England (next ticket J Chartier chaffeur 38 Eng); scan; from findmypast

Mrs A Soper (1883-?) wife 32, D Soper 10 [f] & S Soper 7 [m] 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 : ['11cen no match vis; D Soper b.c 1905... Daisy Kingsclere, Hants; Dora Tavistock; Doris Andover, Barnet & Southampton; Dorothy Tisbury St Olave; S Soper b.c1908... Stanley at Steyning, Sx; Barnsley, Yorks; Stephen Dover, Kt; & Sidney at Strand, Lon & Plymouth; from bmd Doris & Stanley Andover (no m.vis); Dora & Stanley Plymouth (no m.vis) & Doris & Stanley at Greenwich (m.of an Percy/Ada or William/Alice)]

Frank Soper 552723 C.S.M : b.England: Next of kin, Mrs. F Soper of Calgary, Allberta; Enlisted, Calgary on 16 Aug 1915 to the 13th Regiment, Canadian Mounted Rifles : Previous unit; Royal Navy : source ; a site for people that enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force : [Ivo Frank Soper 'Frank' b.1882, Wandsworth, Lon to William & Wilhemina H M who m.c1878] : [after WW1 he returned to his farm in Northern Alberta (Sec 7, township 24, Alberta) with his younger brother Victor (from WW1 record)]

Pvt Willard Sherwood Soper b.20 May 1896 Redwood, New York (son of Martha Agnes Soper, Brockville, Ontario) student; single; no military service; Methodist; 5’ 7¾”; fair complexion; brown eyes; auburn hair. Joined 59th Batt, Canadian Expeditionary Force, 22 April 1915; transferred 38th Batt, CEF 22 Jun 1915 (nr.410405) with 38th garrison duty, Bermuda; Landed France with 38th Batt 13 Aug 1916; wounded 1 Nov 1916; Invalided to Eng 11 Nov; Later served with reserve units. 38th Batt

Chas Soper (c1879-?) 36 corn agent, english citizen ('EBC' [?british commenwealth]); 47 Mayflower Rd, London [Clapham, SW9] sailed 2nd class on "Missanabie" from St John, New Brunswick, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 24 Jan 1915, of Calstock, Tavistock; last permanant resident England scan; UK Incoming Register : ['11cen no London Charles (co-incidence?? an N Soper at 28 Mayflower Rd in 2003 phone book)]

James H Soper (c1864-?) 51 english citizen of Calstock, Tavistock, [Devon]; HM Navy; with 8 others [from?] "HMS Charybdis* at Bermuda" sailed 2nd class on "Hesperian" from St John, New Brunswick, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 22 Feb 1915, scan; UK Incoming Register : ['01cen engine room officer R N; naval biog] : [*an 1892 2nd class cruiser, converted to cargo, sold to Bermuda 1922 (from wiki)]

Stanley Soper b.Jun 1908 admitted 1 Sep 1913 to Southwick Green Council School (Manor Hall), Southwick, Sx , Eng from Milton Infants School; gardian/father Mr Searle of 7 Downsview Terrace; left 16 Apr 1915, gone to Canada scan ['11cen Stanley 2 b.Lewisham, Lon; visiting Mr Searl at Southwick] : [Sidney m.Alice Petts 1904, Camberwell, London]

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; last permanant resident Canada scan; UK Incoming Register

Annie Soper (c1858-?) 58 sailed 1st class on "Kroonland" (American Line) arriving Liverpool, Eng 26 Aug 1916; Last permanant address Canada; Intended future residence England, address 20 Crossfield Rd, S.Hampstead, N W London; scan; UK Incoming Register : [other sailings not vis]

Victor Horace Soper (1884-?) sailed 'SS Adriati' 30 May 1919; Repatriated by military after WW1 to join his ealder brother Frank an Alberta farmer: [Victor H Soper (1884-?) WW1 record]
: Mr V H Soper, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, 1919; from findmypast.com : [Horace Victor L Soper 'Victor' b.1884, Wandsworth, Lon to William & Wilhemina H M m.c1878]

H A Soper (c1889-?) female age 30, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal , 1919 : from findmypast.com

E Soper (adult-?) & infant Soper military dependants sailed 3rd class on "Scandinavian" (Canadian Pacific Line), from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, departing 17 Jan 1919 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [war bride?]

Beatrice Soper (1882-?) 38 sailed 1st class on "Mentor" (Blue Funnel Line), from Birkenhead to Shanghai, China, departing 17 Jul 1920; Last permanant residence Foreign Countries (ie not empire); Intended future residence China; (ship via Singapore, Hong Kong) ; scan; from findmypast : [?a Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev; Sailed to Eng 1912>1935]

Ethel C Soper (c1894-?) age 26, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1920 : from findmypast.com

George Benjamin Soper (c1856-?) age 64, Mary Soper 25, Thomas Henry Soper 24, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1920 : from findmypast.com : [presume engineer on HMS Temaraire '81cen : b.14 Sept 1856]

Florence Soper (c1856-?) m.John Cooper, in Cornwall. Children; Ellen, Maude, Julie, John, Sidney, & Earnest,. The Coopers all migrated as well as the Sopers, abt.1920. Settled & worked the mines in British Columbia : Ancestry.com : & : & from gr.granddaughter, Barbara Cooper Ramsey, Vancouver .
John Cooper (29) engine driver in a mine, born Linkinhorne & Fanny Cooper, ne Fanny Soper (25) b.Calstock, '81cen for Latchley Plain Calstock Cornwall. Children Ellen (5), Maude (3) & Lily (1) all b.Calstock
source Ancestry.com [If I have the messages right, he would have started a new life in the Canadian mines aged close to 60, quite a hero]

Henry  Soper (c1889-?) age 32, Gladys Soper 38, ' Soper 14, Harold Soper 11 & Leslie Soper 7 sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, 1921 : from findmypast.com
: [Henry C to Canada Liverpool>Halifax Jul 1921 English salesman (32) 2nd class, 9 Loughboro Park, Lon, SW9 (also {work?} c/o L Orlik Esq, 62 Barbican, London, EC2); S'tn>NY Jan 1922 scan; S'tn>Quebec Jun 1922, (32) scan, S'tn>Montreal 1923 (34) now cabin class scan; S'tn>Montreal May 1924 scan; S'tn>Montreal May 1925 (35) now traveller scan; S'tn>NY 1925 (36) scan; S'tn>Halifax Jan 1929 (39) scan]
- Henry Charles Soper b.Jan>Mar 1889, Southwark, St Saviour, Lon
: Henry Soper (c1889-?) 36 salesman; english citizen, address 9 Loughboro Pk; Last permanent residence England; sailed cabin class on "Ausonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving London 7 Jul 1925; scan; UK Incoming Register
: Henry Soper (c1889-?) 38 salesman, sailed cabin class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Montreal, Canada to Plymouth, Devon, ship from New York to London, arriving 23 May 1927; English OBC; Last permanant address Canada; address 9 Loughboro Road, Lon scan; UK Incoming Register

Richard M G Souper (c1877-?) 44 agent, Elsie Mary Souper 30 sailed 2nd class on "Celtic" (White Star Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 4 Jul 1921; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence foreigner [ie not British Empire] scan; UK Incoming Register : [see Souper page]

Sydney H Soper 37 garage keeper; b.Eng at 84 Goulet St, St Boniface (City), Springfield, Manitoba, Canada 1921 census; Alice Soper 38; Dorothy A Soper 16 b.Eng; Stanley H Soper 13; Robert H Soper 5 source : [Sidney m.Alice Petts 1904, Camberwell, London]

C Soper (1876-?) carpenter 45 sailed 2nd class on "Minnedosa" (Canadian Pacific Line) , Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, from 6 Jan 1921 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast

C Soper (1878-?) housewife 43 & P Soper 19 engineer sailed 2nd class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) , Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, from 25 Feb 1921 ; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [Mrs C & Percy sailed 1906, 1912 & 1921]

William  Soper (c1876-?) age 46, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1922 : from findmypast.com

Edward Harwood Soper 42 printer; Beatrice Soper housewife 36 sailed cabin class on "Megantic" (White Star Line) from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, departing 5 May 1922; Last permanant residence British Possessions; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev]

Henry C Soper (c1889-?) age 33, sailed from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, 1922 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?] : [perhaps with the 5 others below?]

Charles Soper (1889-?) sadler 33, wife Florence Soper 27, Kathleen Soper 7 school; sailed 3rd class on "Empress of France" (Canadian Pacific Line), Southampton to Quebec, Canada, from 25 Aug 1922 address Water Side, Mere, Wilts; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [family sailed again 1933]

Charles  Soper (c1889-?) age 33, Kathleen B Charles  Soper 40, Florence Soper 27, Leslie Soper 14 & Kathleen Soper 7 sailed from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, 1922 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps seperate sailings, Charles/Florence/Kathleen, Can>Eng 1933]

Henry Soper (c1889-?) age 34, Minnie Soper 32, Russell Soper 8 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1923 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?]

Norman John Soper (1900-?) farming 23 sailed 3rd class on "Montrose" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, departing 29 Mar 1923 address Station Road, Loddiswell, Devon; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [seems not the naval Norman of same age to Canada 1925 & 33 see : ??a 'Horman' 1925 but 1st class] : [ - Norman John Soper b.Oct>Dec 1899, Kingsbridge, Dev; '01cen age 1 in Loddiswell; '11cen no Normans]

John  Soper (c1893-?) age 30 sailed from Liverpool to Saint John Nb, Canada, 1923 : from findmypast.com

Leonard Soper (1910-?) farm labourer 33 sailed on "Ausonia" (Cunard Line) from London to Quebec, Canada, departing 10 Aug 1923 address 8 Bedford Place, Bere Alston [W.Dev] ; Last permanant residence England; [page of young men for farm work] scan; from findmypast : [Leonards b.Devon,1907 & 1913]

Henry  Soper (c1889-?) age 35, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1924 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?]

Victor  Soper (c1907-?) age 17, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1924 : from findmypast.com : ['11cen : Victor Edward 4 at Plymouth, Dev & a Victor George 3 at Bradfield, Berks]

Annie Soper (c1895-?) 29 housewife, Isa Soper 8 & Mary Soper 2; British Empire citizens, Last permanent residence Canada; address Main St, Pitlochry [Perth Scotland]; sailed cabin class on "Marburn" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Glasgow, Scotland 27 Jun 1924; scan; UK Incoming Register
: Annie Soper (1893-?) housewife 32, Isabella Soper 8, Mary Soper 3 sailed cabin class on "Metagama" (Canadian Pacific Line), from Glasgow to Montreal, Canada, departing 31 Jul 1925 address Pitlochry; Last permanant residence Empire; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast
: Mary 9 scholar, sailed tourist class on "Duchess of York" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 28 May 1932; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Pitlochry, Perthshire, scan
: Mary 9, sailed from Greenock to Montreal, Canada, 1932 from findmypast.com

Henry C Soper (c1889-?) 35 salesman, address 1 Regent Street, London SW9; english citizen, sailed cabin class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, disembarking Plymouth. Ship continued to London; arriving 1 Jul 1924; scan; UK Incoming Register : [?Henry Charles Soper b.Jan>Mar 1894, Holborn, Lon]
: Henry Charles Soper (c1889-?), aged 36, arrived Quebec, on 1 June 1925 The Ascania. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
: Henry  Soper (c1889-?) age 36, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1925 : from findmypast.com
: Henry Soper (c1889-?) 36 salesman; english citizen, address 9 Loughboro Park, Lon, SW9; Last permanent residence England; sailed cabin class on "Ausonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving London 7 Jul 1925; scan; UK Incoming Register : [perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?]

Horman Soper (c1900-?) 25 merchant; english citizen, Last permanant address England; address 195 Gloucester Terrace, Hyde Park, London; sailed 1st class 'C.Town to Soton' on "Balmoral Castle" (Union Castle Line) ship [apparently?] from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Aug 1925; scan; UK Incoming Register

Richard Soper (c1879-?), aged 46, arrived Quebec, 26 June 1925 on The Montclare. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
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: Richard J Soper (c1878-?) 47 nil; British Empire citizen, address Trenmouth, Grampound Rd, Cornwall; Last permanent residence USA; sailed cabin class on "Montclare" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 10 Jul 1925; scan; UK Incoming Register : [Richard John m.Laura Jane Pinder 1903 Durham]

James  Soper (c1894-?) age 31, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1925 : from findmypast.com

Edward Soper (c1880-?) 44 janitor; Beatrice Soper 37 housewife; english citizens; Last permanent residence Canada; address 23 Somerset Pl, Teignmouth sailed 3rd class on "Ausonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada (via disembarking Plymouth) arriving London, Eng, Last permanent residence Canada; 16 Sep 1924; scan; UK Incoming Register : [Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev]

Frederick Soper (c1885-?) aged 40, & Alice [Spreadbury] 45 arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia, 3 Apr 1925 on The Ausonia, with Reginald Frederick 16, Winifred 14, Roland 12, Joseph 10, Wilfred 6. All b.Eng Immigration list 1929 to 1935 : [The parents buried Rochfort Bridge cemetary, Alberta source] : [Frederick Soper m.Alice Spreadbury Apr>Jun 1907, Andover, Hants] : ['11cen at Andover, Hants; Frederick 26, Alice 29, Reginald Frederick 3 & Winifred Alice 1]
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Reginald Frederick Soper (1908-?), born in Mullen's Pond, Mullingford, Hants, 21 Apr 1908, arriving in the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia 3 Apr 1925, age 16. Sailed on Cunard's Ausonia. The family, from Basingstoke, Hants, Eng, settled in Sedgewick, 40m W of Wainwright. Reg moved to Edmonton in 1928 & 2 years later m.Lydia Mary Johnstone, sons Lynne Soper & Clive Robert Soper, died 1 Sept 1967, Edmonton, Alberta : from grandaughter Cynthia (Cindy) Lois Soper & igi

Norman Soper (c1900-?) 25 stoker; British Empire citizen, Last permanant address Canada; address Naval Barracks, Chatham, sailed 3rd class on "Doric" (White Star Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada; arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Aug 1925 ; scan; UK Incoming Register
: Norman Soper (1901-?) stoker 25 sailed 3rd class on "Laconia" (Cunard Line), from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, departing 12 May 1926 address RN Barracks, Chatham; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; {seem to be a passenger, not crew} scan; from findmypast : [see]

Edmond Soper (c1903-?) m.Lilian Proctor 22 May 1926, Fairbank at York County, Ontario : [now in City of Toronto] : Edmond 23 a plumber, b.Eng, of 1 Lester Ave. Fairbank, son of George Henry Soper (b.Eng) & Elizabeth Hall : Lilian 22, operator, B.T. Co., Eng, of 175 Ennerdale Rd. Fairbank, dau of Parker Procktor (b.Eng) & Betsy Brogsdn, witnesses: JH Waddington of 139 Caledonia Rd. & Ada Radcliffe of 121 Cosburn Ave
: [George Benjamin Soper m.Elizabeth Hall
1886, Lambeth, Lon : George B 45 labr & Edmund 9 immigrated 1912]
- Edmond Soper b.Jan>Mar 1903 Rugby, W.wicks
: '11cen George Soper (c1856-?) 55 head engineer at (36 Lodge/Rd) Rugby, W.wicks b.Pimlico, Lon; George T H Soper 21 an engineer b.Lambeth, Lon; Nellie Soper 19 dau b.Thames, Surrey, Edmond Soper 8 at school b.Rugby, W.wicks

Emma Soper (c1859-?) 67 job none; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; address c/o 14 Lower Regent St, London; sailed cabin class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 13 Jun 1926; scan; UK Incoming Register

Doris Soper (1909-?) clerk 17 sailed 3rd class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, departing 3 Sep 1926 address 90 R.Haynes Crown Ho, Aldwych; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast
: Doris E Soper (c1909-?), aged 17, arrived Quebec, 13 Sept 1926 on ' Antonia'. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
: [Doris Ellen b.Jul>Sep 1909, Kingsclere, Hants; bpt.15 Aug St Mary, Kingsclere to Edward James Soper (1871-1915) m.Emma Jane Winterbourne 7 Jan 1909, St Mary, Kingsclere; '11cen 1 at Kingsclere; Edward d.26 Apr WW1]
: Doris E Soper (1909-1980) m.Thomas Henry Goddard Smithson (1907-1989) 11 May 1946 Humbercrest United Church, Toronto, Canada; from researcher Gerald Soper tree

Thomas Soper 36, Thaima Soper 32 sailed from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, 1926 [presumably seperate sailings] : from findmypast.com

Edward Harwood Soper (1880-?) 46 & Beatrice Soper 39 sailed on "Austonia" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, departing 20 Apr 1926; [no scan offerd] fromfindmypast : [Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev]

Anna M Soper (c1914-?), aged 13, arrived Vancouver, British Columbia, 6 Mar 1927 on The Empress of Russia, with Harold S. 11, Ethel R 5, Doris M 1, Doris born England, others b. Ca, so presumably a Canadian family Immigration 1929-35

Henry Soper (c1889-?) 38 salesman, sailed cabin class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Montreal, Canada to Plymouth, Devon, ship from New York to London, arriving 23 May 1927; English OBC; Last permanant address Canada; address 9 Loughboro Road, Lon scan; UK Incoming Register: [Henry Charles Soper perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?]

Edmund Soper (c1877-?) 50 a dean; US citizen, Last permanant address USA; address Hotel York, London, sailed cabin class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Jul 1927; scan; UK Incoming Register

Edward J Soper (c1908-?), aged 19, arrived Quebec, 19 June 1927 on The Aurania. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
Edward  Soper (c1908-?) age 19, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1927 : from findmypast.com

Francis Soper (c1903-?), aged 24, arrived Quebec, 5 Aug 1927 on The Montnairn. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
Francis  Soper (c1903-?) age 24, sailed from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, 1927 : from findmypast.com

Mrs R F Souper (c1881-?) 45 job nil, sailed 1st class on "Pacific Reliance" (Furness Withy Line) from Vancouver, British Columbia to London, Eng arriving 17 Dec 1927; Last permanant address & planned future residence English ; address 54 FitzJames Ave, London, W14, scan; UK Incoming Register : Mrs E M Souper 46, on voyage with RFS, last & future address Canada; address c/o Mr L W Lee, Merrow Down, Ox Lane, Harpington, Harts : [Richard Mitford C Souper m.Elsie Mary Lee 1907, Tonbridge, Kent] : [??age wrong, but perhaps Rosalie Frances Souper (c1875-?) m.Noel Beaumont Souper 1907, Tonbridge, Kent]

William H Soper (c1905-?), aged 23, arrived Quebec, 19 Aug 1928 on The Aurania. Born England. Immigration 1929-35
: William Soper (c1905-?) 23 engine driver; english citizen, Last permanant address England; address 2 Hillside, Risca?, Mon; sailed 3rd class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving London, Eng 1 Nov 1928; scan; UK Incoming Register

Emily Soper (c1870-?) age 58 & Kathleen Soper 38, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1928 : from findmypast.com

Grace Soper (c1891-?) 37 housewife; empire citizen, Last permanant address Canada; address 28 Shop? St, Halifax, sailed tourist class on "Doric" (White Star Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 28 May 1928; scan; UK Incoming Register
: Grace  Soper (c1891-?) age 37, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1928 : from findmypast.com

John  Soper (c1866-?) age 62, Nellie Soper 55 & William Soper 23 sailed from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, 1928 : from findmypast.com

John Martin Soper (c1863-?) 65 & wife Phillis C Soper 55 sailed TTC class on "Montrose" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Canada arriving Southampton, Eng 9 Nov 1928; Last permanant address & planned future residence England; address 56 St Leonard Rd, Exeter (New York, US), scan; UK Incoming Register : [John M b.Jan>Mar 1866, Exeter, Dev to John m.Susan Emily Shackles who m.1859, Tiverton, Dev]

Anne Soper (c1887-?) 41 housewife; & Jean Soper 13, USA citizens, Last permanant address USA; address c/o Am Ex, Lon; sailed class on "Melita" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool, Eng 7 Jul 1928; scan; UK Incoming Register

Caroline Soper (1877-?) housewife 52 sailed 2nd class on "Duchess of York" (Canadian Pacific Line) , Liverpool to Saint John NB, Canada, from 6 Dec 1929 address 51 Fore St, Exmouth; Last permanant residence British Empire; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast

Harry  Soper (c1913-?) age 16, sailed from Liverpool to St Johns Nf, Canada, 1929 : from findmypast.com

William Soper (c1862-?) age 67, sailed from Southampton to Halifax, Canada, 1929; from findmypast.com
: William Soper (c1862-?) 67 merchant; english citizen, Last permanant address England; address 74 Lancaster Gate, London [as others, so c/o?] sailed class on "Carinthia" (Cunard Line) embarked New York (ship from Montréal, Québec, Canada) arriving London, Eng 11 Jun 1929; scan; UK Incoming Register

William Soper (c1885-?) 36 sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1929; from findmypast.com : [?perhaps William Charles arrived age 20 St John, Canada 11906; He sailed to Eng 1936]

Rev Charles Soper (c1880-?) minister 49 sailed 3rd class on "Doric" (White Star Line) , Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 29 May 1929 address Myddleton, Roseville St, Jersey; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence England (also Rev Wm Simcox 73 7 2 mission supts); scan; from findmypast
: Charles Soper (c1880-?) 49 minister; english citizen, Last permanant address CI; address Nyddleton Roseville, Jersey, CI sailed class on "Doric" (White Star Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool, Eng 25 Jun 1929; scan; UK Incoming Register : [?Rev Charles Wilfred Eugene Soper (1879-1937) see]

Harry Soper (c1913-?) 16 student; empire citizen, Last permanant address Newfoundland; address Arrone Park, Birkenhead, Cheshire sailed 3rd class on "Newfoundland" (Furness Withy Line) from St John's; arriving Liverpool, Eng 25 Jul 1929; (most on page students with same address; ship from Boston, Massachusetts, US) scan; UK Incoming Register : [assume Donald 16 & Harry 16 connected?]

Donald Soper (c1913-?) 16 boy scout; USA citizen, Last permanant address USA; address c/o Am Ex, Lon; sailed 3rd class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool, Eng 28 Jul 1929; [all on 2 pages scouts] scan; UK Incoming Register : [assume Donald 16 & Harry 16 connected?]

Walter Soper (1895-?) broker 34 Norma Soper 28 housewife sailed 2nd class on "Montroyal" (Canadian Pacific Line), Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, from 20 Apr 1929 address c/o Bank of Montreal, London; Last permanant residence Empire; Intended future residence Canada; scan; from findmypast : [??a Walter 23 Liverpool>US 1917]

Caroline J Soper (c1877-?) 52, job none; British Empire citizen, Last permanant address Canada; address 51 Furze St, Exmouth, Devon; sailed cabin class on "Dutchess of Athol" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada, arriving Liverpool, Eng 12 Oct 1929; scan; UK Incoming Register

Henry  Soper (c1890-?) age 39, sailed from Southampton to Halifax, Canada, 1929 : from findmypast.com : [perhaps 7 voyages 1921-29?]

George Soper (c1899-?), aged 30, arrived Saint John, New Brunswick, 22 April 1929 on The Montcalm, with Louisa  Soper 31 & Ivy Soper 8 all born England. Immigration from 1929 to 1935

Wm. Soper (c1929-?), aged 0, arrived North Sydney, Nova Scotia, 3 Sept 1929 on 'The Cariboo'. Born Newfoundland. No other sopers listed, likely not to have been travelling on his own Immigration 1929-35

George Soper (c1916-?), aged 14, arrived Saint John, New Brunswick, 14 April 1930 on The Montcalm. Born England. Immigration. And on British passenger list leaving Southampton : from findmypast.com

William Soper (c1916-?), aged 14, arrived Quebec, 24 April 1930 on The Dutchess of Richmond. Born England. Immigration 1929-35. And on British passenger list leaving Liverpool : from findmypast.com

Annie Soper (c1930-?), aged 0, arrived North Sydney, Nova Scotia, 16 Aug 1930 'KYLIE : Newfoundland rail or road'. Immigration 1929-35

William Soper (c1930-?), aged 11 months, arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia, 12 Dec 1930 on The Newfoundland. Born England. Immigration 1929-35

George E Soper (c1912-?), aged 14, arrived Quebec, 9 Aug 1930 on The Andania. Born England. Immigration 1929-35. Perhaps the George 18 on British passenger list leaving Liverpool to Nb : from findmypast.com

Helen  Sopher (c1901-?) age 29, sailed from Liverpool to Quebec, Canada, 1930 : from findmypast.com
Helen Soper (c1912-?), aged 19, arrived North Sydney, Nova Scotia, 8 Jan 1931. On The ?. Born England. Immigration 1929-35

George Soper (c1912-?) 19 commercial traveller, sailed 3rd class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec ,Canada to London, Eng arriving 23 Nov 1931; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 22 St Aubyns Ave, Hounslow, Middlesex, scan; UK Incoming Register

Enid M Soper (c1913-?), aged 18, arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia, 15 Feb 1931, on The Ausonia. Born England. Immigration 1929-35. Enid Soper on British passenger list leaving Southampton : from findmypast.com

Moses Soper (c1924-?), aged 7, arrived North Sydney, Nova Scotia, 10 Nov 1931. On The ?. Born England. Immigration 1929-35

Norman Soper (c1900-?) 31 petty officer RCN, sailed 3rd class on "Westerland" (Red Star Line Line) from Halifax, Canada Plymouth, Eng arriving 12 Apr 1931; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not uk] ; address Royal Naval Barracks, Portsmouth, Hants (ship from New York, US), scan; UK Incoming Register : [Can>Eng 1926 stoker & 1931 petty officer]

Winifred  Soper (c1914-?) age 17, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1931 : from findmypast.com

Harold W Soper (c1892-?) 39 financial agent, Alice R Soper 37 housewife sailed 1st class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Quebec, Canada to Southampton, Eng arriving 10 Sep 1931; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire ; address c/o Bank of Montreal, 9 Waterloo Place, London, scan; UK Incoming Register : [no Harold/Alice m.vis UKs bmd]
: 1931 Harold W (1891-?) job nil 40, Alice R 37 sailed 1st class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Southampton 21 Oct 1931; arrived Quebec, Canada 26 Oct; address c/o Bank of Montreal, 9 Waterloo Place, London, SW1; both passports issued 1929; Intended future residence Canada; scan : [a Quebec house owned? by Harold W source]
: 1944 Harold Warren Soper b.1891 Ottawa; arrived LaGuardia Airport, New York from Toronto, Ontario, Can 14 Jun 1944; on Trans Canada Airlines; age 52y Years 6m; president of Ottawa Car Co; 32116 Cedar Ave, Westmount, Montreal, Que; 10d stay; 5ft 11½", grey hair, blue eyes; NofK, wife Alive R Soper; scan
: 1912 ?a Harold Soper (b.c1892-?) age 20, Walter 18, Eleanor 14, all unmarried, presumably a family, as they shared sailing on The Baltic, from Liverpool, arriving New York, 29 Jun 1912. Their place of residence given as Ottawa : [so more likely returning rather than immigrating?]. Their ethnicity given as English

Emily Mary Soper (c1870-?) 61, Kathleen Soper 31 sailed cabin class on "Ascania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec ,Canada to Plymouth, Eng (ship continued to London arriving 16 Aug 1931); Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Bridgeford, Devon scan; UK Incoming Register
: Emily Soper (c.1870-?) age 61 & Kathleen  Soper 41, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1931 : from findmypast.com
: Emily Soper (c1872-?) 60 housewife, Kathleen Soper 38 sailed cabin class on "Alaunia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 21 Nov 1932; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address 24 Sayescourt, Inverness Terrace, London; scan; UK Incoming Register : [not vis www]

Robert Soper (c1895-?) 37 tool maker, sailed 3rd class on "Ascania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 19 Sep 1932; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 111 Croft Rd, Swindon, Wilts scan; UK Incoming Register : [parents address; Giles Elford Soperm.Martha Cole, 1879 Merthyr Tydfil]

Francis Soper (c1903-?) 29 draftsman, sailed 3rd class on "Alaunia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 26 Sep 1932; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 51 Regent St, Plymouth, scan; UK Incoming Register

Gerald Kay Souper (c1872-?) 60 actor, sailed cabin class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Halifax, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 29 Mar 1932, Last permanant address & planned future residence England; address Memorial Theatre, Stratford on Avon, 19 Garden Lane (ship from New York, US) scan; UK Incoming Register : [a Gerald Kay Souper, Manchester, '01cen, 29, b.Shanghai, an actor with actress Florence 21 : see biog]
- 1932, Vancouver, Canada, 2 weeks of Shakespeare (11 plays) Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare Festival Company (13th of 22) source :

Mary Soper (c1923-?) 9 scholar, sailed tourist class on "Duchess of York" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 28 May 1932; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Pitlochry, Perthshire , scan; UK Incoming Register
: Mary  Soper (c1923-?) age 9, sailed from Greenock to Montreal, Canada, 1932 : from findmypast.com

Cecil Soper (c1914-?), aged 18, arrived North Sydney, Nova Scotia, 28 May 1932, on The Maracaibo. Born England. Immigration 1929-35

Emily Soper 60, Kathleen Soper 50, May Soper 39 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1933 from findmypast.com

Charles (1889-?) 44 leather worker; Florence 38 housewife; Kathleen 15 3rd class on "Ascania" Montréal, Canada to Plymouth, Eng arriving Aug 1933); Water-Side, Mere, Wilts; Last & planned residence Eng; scan
: Charles Soper leather worker 44 sailed 3rd class on "Auriana" (Cunard Line), Southampton to Montreal, Canada, from 11 Nov 1933 address Water Side, Mere, Wilts; scan; from findmypast
: Charles 33 sadler, Florence 27, Kathleen 7, 3rd class, "Empress of France", Southampton to Quebec, Canada, from 25 Aug 1922; Water Side, Mere, Wilts; Last residence Eng; Future residence Canada; scan : [??seems unlikely a Charles J (but job a mason) m.Florence A Slade 1914 Wilts] : [No Kathleen b.c1915-8 vis (both ages typed)]

Henry Soper (c1860-?) 73 engineer, sailed 3rd class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 22 May 1933; Last permanant address Canada RT; Planned future residence British Empire; address 34 Wimborne Rd, Southend on Sea, scan; UK Incoming Register : [see below]
: Henry  Soper (c1860-?) age 73, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1933 [presume different sailings]: from findmypast.com

Kathleen Soper (1883-?) 50 dom & Emily Soper 60 sailed dom class on "Ausonia" (Cunard Line), from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, departing 18 Apr 1933 ; can't load scan; from findmypast

Ellen May Soper(c1894-?) teacher 39 sailed on "Aurania'' from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, departing 1933 {Grieg Line, 8,475 tons; 172 passengers}; scan & scan2; from findmypast
: Ellen M 39, arrived Quebec, 25 Sep 1933, on The Aurania. Born England. Immigration 1929-35

Elbert Newsom Soper d.16 Jan 1933 of Orchard Hill, Aylmer Rd, Hull, Quebec, Canada; 'administration (with will) (limited)' London 5 Jul 1933 to John Heriot Hay, Helena Alberta Soper through solicitors attorneys Jocelyn Charles Ledward & The Toronto General Trusts Corporation; estate £9,986 12s 4d; from Probate Calender, scan
: [Elbert N Soper National Surety Co, New York agent; room 11 Canada Life Buildings, 75 Sparks; Ottawa Directory 1912]
: [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]
: [Elbert N Soper (c1884-?) age (29) & Helen (28) sailed from Southampton, on The Olympic, arriving Ellis Island, NY. 21 May 1913, Residence, London, Eng]
: [Elbert Newson Soper b.23 Mar 1884 in WW1, Rank Lt in Canadian Expeditionary Force source] : [Elbert (c1880-?) 46 >NY 1926] : [no Elbert in UK's bmd : '11cen no Elberts vis] : [Elbert N Soper Obit NY Times Jan 1933]

Allan  Sopher (c1915-?) age 19, sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1934 : from findmypast.com

John Elford Soper (c1866-?) 68 physician & Mildred Elvire Soper 64, sailed cabin class on "Duchess of Bedford" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Liverpool, Eng 22 Jul 1934; US citizen; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence foreign country [ie not UK] ; address c/o Bath, [bro? address of Giles] 111 Croft Rd, Swindon, scan; UK Incoming Register : [1st sailed Canada>Eng 1913, see medical Sopers]

Mary Scott Soper (c1880-?) 54 housewife sailed tourist class on "Georgic" (White Star Line) from New York, US arriving Liverpool, Eng 2 Apr 1934 (via Halifax, Galway & Cobb); Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire, address c/o Mrs Proven, Inverkeithing, Fife, scan; UK Incoming Register

John  Soper (c1866-?) age 68, & Mary Soper 64 sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1934 : from findmypast.com

Mary  Soper (c1879-?) age 55, sailed from Glasgow to Quebec, Canada, 1934 : from findmypast.com

Mary Soper (c1907-?) 27 housewife, sailed 3rd class on "Duchess of Atholl" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Greenock, Eng (ship to Liverpool?) arriving 17 May 1934; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence Scotland; address 3 Leslie Tee, Thornton, Fife scan; UK Incoming Register
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Mary  Soper (c1908-?) age 27 & Margaret  Soper 7m ('7/12'), sailed from Greenock to Quebec, Canada, 1935 : from findmypast.com : [sailed again Mary 37, Margret 11 & Doris 9 in 1945]

Emily Soper (c1872-?) 62, Kathleen Soper 54 sailed cabin class on "Austonia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Plymouth, Eng (ship continued to London, arriving 25 Nov 1934; Last permanant address Canada R1; Planned future residence British Empire; address Seascape Hotel, Torquay, scan; UK Incoming Register
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Emily  Soper (c1873-?) age 62 with??? Kathleen Soper 38 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1935; from findmypast.com

Edward Soper (c1884-?) 51 engineer, Mabel Soper 50 sailed cabin class on "Ascania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 15 May 1935; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence british empire; address 16 Claremont Rd, Cricklewood, scan; UK Incoming Register
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Edward Soper 51, Mable Soper 50 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1935; from findmypast.com : [Edward Francis Soper b.1884, Hampstead & m.Avalyn Mabel Worsley Oct>Dec 1908, Hendon, Lon]

Mary Soper (c1928-?), aged 7, arrived Quebec, 5 May 1935, with Margaret Willia., aged 7 months, on The Antonia. Both born Scotland. Immigration 1929-35

Edward Soper (c1878-?) 57 painter & wife Beatrice Soper 48 sailed 3rd class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada arriving Plymouth, Eng (ship continued to London, arriving 18 Jun 1935) ; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Broudelyst, Devon, scan; UK Incoming Register : [ Edward Harwood Soper m.Beatrice Martin Radford 1909, Newton Abbott, Dev; Sailed >Eng 1911, 12, 13, 22, 24, 35]

Albert Soper (1870-?) merchant 65 sailed 3rd cabin class on "Nova Scotia" (Furness Line) , Liverpool to St Johns NF, Canada, from 28 May 1935 address c/o JJ Langlet Ltd, 3 Cook St, Liverpool; Last permanant residence Empire; Intended future residence Newfoundland; scan; from findmypast

Rosalie Frances Souper, sailed from Swansea to Montreal, Canada, 1935 : from findmypast.com
: Rosalie Souper (c1873-?) 62 job none, sailed tourist class on "Ascania" from Montréal, Québec, Canada (via Plymouth) to London, Eng arriving 25 Nov 1935; Last permanant address & planned future residence US; address 6a George Street, Edinborough, scan; UK Incoming Register : [presume widow of Noel Beaumont Souper at 54 Fitz James Ave, W14, 1916 : WW1 casualty : ] : [Rosalie Frances Souper b.c1873/6, 'RF' to Maderia 1827 (52), to Canada 1927 (45) & 1935 (62) & to Portugal 1936 (62) : Rosalie F Souper / R F Souper wife of Noel Beaumont Souper who died WW1, 1916]

Alanthou Souper (c1907-?) 29 teacher (female), sailed tourist class on "Duchess of Atholl" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng (through ticket to Rotterdam; with 4 other teachers) arriving 4 Jul 1936; Planned future residence British Empire; address c/o Tobon Ytavel Bureau, 24 Rue Coumartin, Paris, France scan; UK Incoming Register

George Soper (c1914-?) 22 farmer, sailed 3rd class on "Alaunia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 10 Dec 1936; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 12 Mount Crescent, Plymouth; scan; UK Incoming Register

Sarah Soper (c1886-?) 50 housewife, sailed tourist class on "Alaunia" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to London, Eng arriving 13 Sep 1936; Last permanant address & planned future residence Eng; address Whiteway House, Burghclere, Berks scan; UK Incoming Register
: William C Soper (c1886-?) 50 manager, sailed 3rd class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) from New York, US to Southampton, Eng arriving 1 Oct 1936; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Wolverton Common, nr Basington, Hants; scan; UK Incoming Register : [William Charles arrived age 20 St John, Canada 11 Mar 1906 & m.Sarah]
: William Soper 50 & Sarah Soper 50 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 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 : [Alma 44 Liverpool>Montreal, Canada 1936]
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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

Selina P Soper (c1881-?) age 55, sailed from Liverpool to St Johns Nf, Canada, 1936 : from findmypast.com : ['11cen a Selina Pott Soper 30 at Greenwich, Lon]
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Selina Pitt Soper (c1878-?) 58 music teacher; citizen, Last permanant address England; address "Ridgeway", Waggon Rd, Hadley Wood, Harts sailed 1st class on "Nova Scotia" (Furness Line) from St John's, Newfoundland arriving Liverpool, Eng 1 Oct 1936; scan; UK Incoming Register : [Selina Pitt Soper b.Portsea Hants Oct>Dec 1880 : London singer 1891-1915]

Irene Soper (b.12 Oct 1901) buyer 35 sailed 3rd class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, departing 3 Oct 1936 address 39 Victoria Mews, Southend-on-Sea, [Essex]; Last permanant residence & intended future residence England; scan; from findmypast : [no birth vis bmd]
: Irene Soper 36 buyer, sailed 3rd class on "Empress of Britain" from Quebec to Southampton, arriving 26 Oct 1936; Last & future residence Eng; 39 Victoria Ave, Southend on Sea scan; UK Incoming Register

William  Soper (c1876-?) age 60, Alma Soper 44 (female) sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1936 : from findmypast.com

William Soper (c1874-?) 62 merchant sailed 1st class on "Newfoundland" (Furness Withy Line) from St John's, Newfoundland (via ship from Boston & Halifax) arriving Liverpool, Eng 23 Apr 1936; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence british empire , address c/o Overseas Club, St James St, London (ship from Boston & Halifax), scan; UK Incoming Register

Susanna Soper (c1880-?) 56 wife, sailed tourist class on "Aurania" (Cunard Line) from St John's, Newfoundland, Canada to London, Eng arriving 26 Sep 1936; Last permanant address & planned future residence England; address 9 Britton Cres, Sanderstead (ship from Montréal, Québec) scan; UK Incoming Register : [William G m.Susanna J Gamble 1910, Lambeth]
: ?a Sarah J Soper (c1880-?) age 56 sailed from Southampton to Montreal, Canada, 1936 : from findmypast.com

Henry Soper (c1860-?) 76 retired, Ellen Soper 42, sailed 3rd class on "Ascania" (Cunard Line) from Montréal, Canada to London, Eng arriving 23 Aug 1936; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address 34 Wimborne Rd, Southend, Essex scan; UK Incoming Register : [Ellen listed 1st, dau-in-law] : [John m.Ellen Matilda 1893]

John E Soper (c1865-?) age 72, Milfred Soper 65 [see below], Emily Soper 67 & Frances Soper 35 sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1937 : from findmypast.com : [a John Elford Soper b.c1873 40 & Mildred 35 to Liverpool to Boston 1913 see medical Sopers]

Edmund D Soper (c1877-?) 60 president, sailed tourist class on "Duchess of Bedford" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Quebec, Canada to Southampton, Eng arriving 9 Jul 1937; US citizen; Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not uk]; address Conference Office, Hartford College, Oxford scan; UK Incoming Register : [?a Prof Edmund D visited Singapore 1951]

William C Soper (c1905-?) 32 merchant, sailed cabin class on "Empress of Australia" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 9 Jul 1937; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence England; address Universal Stores, Hare St, Hackney, London, N8, scan; UK Incoming Register : [link not obvious (2 WCSs b.Eng 1904)]

Frances Miriam Soper (c1906-?) 31 book-keeper, sailed 1st class on "Nova Scotia" (Furness Line) from St John's, Newfoundland, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 23 Mar 1937; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence British Empire ; address 56 Ainsdale Rd, London, W5 (ship from Boston, Massachusetts) scan; UK Incoming Register : [? a Frances Miriam Soper, b.c1908, Babylon, Suffolk Co LI, NY www.longislandsurnames.com]
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William Soper (c1874-?) 63 hardware merchant, sailed cabin class on "Duchess of Bedford" from St John, New Brunswick, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 18 Apr 1937; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence British Empire; address 56 Ainsdale Rd, London, W5 scan; UK Incoming Register

John Elford Soper (c1866-?) 71 physician & Mildred E Soper 61 sailed cabin class on "Montcalm" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec ,Canada arriving Southampton, Eng 11 Jul 1937; US citizens, Last permanant address USA; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not UK]; address 111 Croft Rd, Swindon, Wilts, scan; UK Incoming Register :
: John E Soper (c1866-?) 73 surgeon, Mildred E Soper 60 sailed cabin class on "Montrose" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 30 Jul 1939; US citizen, Last permanant address US; Planned future residence Foriegn Country [ie not uk] ; address 111 Croft Rd, Swindon, Wilts, scan; UK Incoming Register : [a John Elford Soper b.c1873 40 & Mildred 35 to Liverpool to Boston 1913 see medical Sopers]

Sydney A Soper (c1915-?) 24, sailed 3rd class on "Nova Scotia" (Furness Withy Line) from St John's, Newfoundland, Canada (via Boston & Halifax) to Liverpool, Eng arriving 31 Mar 1939; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence Eng; address Lord Nelsn Hotel, Liverpool scan; UK Incoming Register : [not vis UK bmd]

Norman Soper (c1913-?) 26 forester, sailed 3rd class on "Antonia" (Cunard Line) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 18 Dec 1939; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence England; address c/o Canadian High Commission, London [all on page foresters], scan; UK Incoming Register : [wrong age but a Norman William Soper b.1904 to Richard John Soper timber merchant & Laura Jane Pinder who m.1903 Durham]

William  Soper (c1915-?) age 24, Winifred Soper 26 & Norman Soper 2, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1939 : more details from findmypast.com

Frederick Soper (c1922-?) 18 RN Depot, sailed 3rd class on "Baltrover" (United Baltic Corp Ltd Line) from St John's, Nfld, Canada (via Halifax, Nova Scotia) to Liverpool, Eng arriving 27 Dec 1940; Last permanant address Newfoundland; Planned future residence RN Recruit , scan; UK Incoming Register

Major G M Soper 'Tor.Scottich', sailed on "Bayano" from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Cardiff, Wales arriving 12 Aug 1943; [1 of 11 officers RCLL; (possibly headed "no.7 IOW Rapurt"?, but perhaps not)] scan; UK Incoming Register : [name crossed out]

James H Soper (c1916-?) 27 government official, sailed 1st class on "Pasteur" (Cunard Line) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 4 Jun 1943; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire ; address RCAF Hdqrts, London , same details also for Alexander G Nickle 27 scan; UK Incoming Register : [??a James m.below?]

James Soper (c1914-?) m.an English war bride, c1944 : written when James, of Albemarle, NC was 76 & m.56 years source : [??a James H above?]

Miss Annie C Soper (c1884-?) 61 nurse, London English Missionary, sailed cabin class on "Lowlander" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 16 Feb 1945; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence Ireland ; address 30 Colpitts Wood Rd, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Annie G Soper (c1883-?) unm missionary nurse to Peru]

Mary Soper (c1908-?) 37 housewife, & schoolgirls Margaret Soper 11, Doris Soper 9 sailed 1st class on "Nieuw Amsterdam" (Cunard Line) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada arriving Southampton, Eng 9 Oct 1945; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence Scotland; address 24 Donald Cres, Thornton, Fife, Scotland scan; UK Incoming Register : [sailed again Mary 27, Margret 7m in 1935]

Louis Soper death registered in British consular records 1946, Ottawa, Canada, from Findmypast.com

Frederick G Soper (c1898-?) age 48, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1946 : more details from findmypast.com

William E Soper (c1891-?) age 55, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, 1946 : others on same route that year, , Alax L R Soper 7 months, May Soper & Joan Beryl Soper no age : more details from findmypast.com

Mary A Soper age , sailed from Southampton to Halifax, Canada, 1946 : more details from findmypast.com

May Soper wife (husband L J Soper, RCAF nr.R116639 rank W0/1 {warrent offcer?}) Alan L R Soper 7m sailed on "Scythia" from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, departing 24 Oct 1946, USA Visa 6493; UK address 148 Greenall Rd, Northwich, Cheshire; & Mrs R J Soper M/L {mother in law} 463 Adam's Street, Napa, California; Canadian Wives' Bureau, Civilian Reg Dist; Military Dist, USA; scan; from findmypast : [LeRoy John Soper (1922-1994) volunteer Sgt RCAF; gunner on a bomber shot down 14 Sep 1943, POW to Mar 1945]

Jean Y Soper (1921-?) housewife 25 sailed 3rd class on "Scythia" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, departing 18 Mar 1946 address 37 Nethergate, Dundee, [Scot]; Last permanant residence Scotland (ship calling at St Johns, Halifax & Boston, Mass) ; scan; from findmypast : [page stamped immigration officer & of young women & children under 4, so assume all war brides] : [m.not vis bmb]
: Mrs Jean Soper (from Scotland) (perhaps with Mrs Sellars & child?) on "SS Scythia" departed Liverpool 17 Mar 1946, arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia 22 Mar : a ship of War brides to Newfoundland : them on SS "Baccalieu" arriving St John's Newfoundland 26 Mar- place of settlement matched. 17 Mar 1946 Google Books
: Jean Young Soper housewife 27 David Thomas Soper 1 sailed tourist class on "Newfoundland" (Furness Warren Line) from Liverpool to St Johns NF, Canada, departing 28 Aug 1948 address c/o 37 Nethergate, Dundee; Intended future residence Newfoundland (ship to St J, Halifax & Boston) ; scan; from findmypast

Alan Soper (1913-?) chemist 34 sailed 1st class on "Cavina" (Cunard Line) from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, departing 29 May 1947, address 29 Furham Field, Hatch End, M.sex; Last permanant residence England; scan; from findmypast : [with family to NY 1959]
: ??an Alan K Soper m.Anne C Morris Jul>Sep 1936, Cardiff, Glam (bmd)

M L Soper age ?, sailed from Southampton to Halifax, Canada, 1947 : more details from findmypast.com

Jean Young Soper (c1921-?) age 27, female, & David Thomas Soper 1, sailed from Liverpool to St Johns Nf, Canada, 1948 : more details from findmypast.com

Thomas Soper (c1926-?) age 22, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1948 : more details from findmypast.com

Esther  Soaper (c1903-?) age 45, sailed from Liverpool to Halifax, Canada, 1948 : more details from findmypast.com

Frederick  Sopher (c1903-?) age 45, Helen Sopher 47 & Margaret Sopher 12, sailed from Southampton to Halifax, Canada, 1948 : more details from findmypast.com

Alice Eleanor Souper (c1890-?) 59 housewife, sailed 1st class on "Empress of France" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 14 Oct 1949; Last permanant address Scotland; Planned future residence England; address 10 Hamilton Place, Aberdeen scan; UK Incoming Register : [Hugh Ross Souper (1887-1936) m.Alice Eleanor Milne 1919]

Thomas P Soper (c1926-?) 23 student, sailed tourist class on "Empress of France" (Canadian Pacific Line) from Montréal, Québec, Canada to Liverpool, Eng arriving 10 Jun 1949; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address 34 Bromley Avenue, Bromley, Kent, scan; UK Incoming Register

Alice  Souper, sailed from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, 1949 : from findmypast.com [Alice P to NY age 40 1925 : to France, age 43 1928 & 45 in 1930 & this Alice Souper 59 to Canada 1937]

Jill Soper (c1926-?) 26 housewife, Jay Soper age 7m, sailed cabin class on "Queen Elizabeth" (Cunard Line) from Quebec, Canada to Southampton, Eng arriving 18 Sep 1952; US citizen, Last permanant address US; Planned future residence Foreign Country [ie not uk] ; address 41 Borck Rd, Hove, Sussex, scan; UK Incoming Register

Mrs A Soper (1918-?) 35 housewife, Master Soper 11, Miss Soper 6 both scholars & Master Soper 4, English of 26 Hathaway Gdns, Chachwell Heath, Ex, sailed tourist class on "Atlantic Express" (Home Line) from Southampton to Quebec, Canada, departing 23 Jul 1953; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence Canada; scan & scan2; from findmypast

Walter Soper (c1917-?) 37 window cleaner, Eileen Soper 33 & Patrick Soper 6 sailed tourist class on "Queen Mary" (Cunard Line) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Southampton, Eng arriving 6 Apr 1954; Last permanant address & planned future residence Eng; address 255 North Rd, Cardiff, scan; UK Incoming Register

Mabel Soper (c1885-?) 69 housewife, sailed tourist class on "Scythia" (Cunard Line) from Quebec, Canada to Southampton, Eng arriving 15 Jul 1954; Last permanant address Canada; Planned future residence British Empire; address Everaley New Rd, Isle of Wight, scan; UK Incoming Register : [Edward Francis Soper b.1884, Hampstead & m.Avalyn Mabel Worsley Oct>Dec 1908, Hendon, Lon]

Wm Soper 64 (b.Oct 1891) retired sailed 1st class on "Strathmore", P & O line from Sydney, , Australia (via [Melbourne, Colombo, Bombay] ) arriving 6 Dec 1955 London, Aust citzen, stay 3-6m vacation, boarded Freemantle; c/o Bank of NSW, Berkeley Sq, Lon scan

David Soper (b.6 Dec 1947) scholar 8 sailed tourist class on "Saxonia" (Cunard) from Liverpool to New York, from 1 Dec 1955, address Wroxton Abbey, Banbury, [Oxon]; Last & future residence US; scan; from findmypast : [assume David Johnathan Soper son Dr David Wesley Soper (1910-1965) of Wisconsins. minister at Banbury 1954-5]

Edward Soper 66 (b.15 Oct 1889) retired & Vanne Soper 60 (b.21 Feb 1895) sailed tourist class on "Saxonia", from Montréal, Québec, Canada (via Gresnook) arriving 3 Dec 1955 Liverpool, Eng citzens; contact address St Nectans Hotel, Bexhill, Sx scan: [Edward army officer biog]

William Soper (b.4 Sep 1896) farmer 59 & Marjorie Soper (b.29 Oct 1904) 51 sailed 1st class on "Empress of Scotland" (Canadian Pacific Line), from Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, departing 9 Jul 1955; scan; from findmypast : [3 William/Marjorie m. bmd]

Katherine Soper (b.4 Dec (1928) housewife 29, Sara Soper 4 (b.21 Jul 1953) & Andrew Soper 2 (b.12 Nov 1955) sailed tourist class on "Ivernia" (Cunard Line) , Southampton to Montreal, Canada, from 4 Jun 1957 address 4 Church Walk, Oxford; Last permanant residence England; Intended future residence England; Nationality Uk, Eng; scan; from findmypast

Barbara Soper (b.15 Oct (1933) travel agent 24 sailed 1st class on "Empress of Britain" (Canadian Pacific Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 11 Oct 1957 address c/o CPR, London, WC2; Last & intended residence USA; Nationality USA (sharing ticket with Mary E Macminn 2 Aug 1938 unm US); scan; from findmypast

Edna Soper nurse 70 (b.1 Aug 1890) & Lydia Soper 39 (b.29 Jun 1921) sailed tourist class on "Empress of France" (Canadian Pacific Line), Liverpool to Montreal, Canada, from 5 Aug 1960 address 919 Charing Cross Rd, London, WC2; Nationality, last & intended residence USA; scan; from findmypast

Ralph Robert Soper (1906-95) d.1995 Surrey, Prince Edwards Island, Canada : [Ralph Robert b.Lewisham to Percy Charles Soper who m.1902pcs Greenwich, see Kent]

List of 33 Immmigrating SOPERs from Canadian National Archives : included above : Immigration 1929-35
List of 206 Sopers (ext) included above : British Passenger Lists 1890-1949

forebears.co.uk says 1,188 Sopers lived in Canada 2014

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