Sophia Ferguson Aldridge Messer

Sophia Ferguson Aldridge Messer

Sophia Ferguson Aldridge Messer, Born May 8, 1898 in Wayne County, WV, Died March 3, 1928 in Holden Hospital, Logan County, West Virginia, Buried at the Foley Cemetery, Logan County, West Virginia.

Daughter of Joe Ferguson born in Wayne County, WV and Nancy Finley born in Kentucky.

Sophia's first husband was a Mr. Aldridge and they had one son. Sophia's second marriage was to Morgan Messer born Nov. 14, 1900 in Lincoln County, WV and died Oct. 11 1981 in Logan County, WV. Morgan was the son of James "Redhead" Messer and Cordelia Abbott.

Sophia had three sisters, Gertrude (married a Baisden), Sarah (married a Green/e) and Elizabeth.

Submitted by Drema Colangelo, great granddaughter

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