Sophie Bueter was born 25 May 1864 in Marble Falls, Texas, United States to Unknown Bueter and Ellen Owen (c1847) and died 1 September 1959 in Lubbock, Texas, United States of unspecified causes. She married Jacob McClish (1860-1947) in Marble Falls, Texas, United States.


Offspring of Sophie Bueter and Jacob McClish (1860-1947)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Emma Phillips (Lubbock)
Rhoda Whatley (Lubbock)
J. P. McClish (of Hobbs)
Dr. Thomas Barney McClish (1899)
Marvin McClish (of McDonald
New Mexico)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Lived 37 years in McDonald, New Mexico (situated in Lee county, New Mexico between Tatum and Lovington, according to Obit. Jim McClish was foreman of a large ranch there.
  • Sophie's name is given as "Budder" by the Rootsweb record for her. An alternate and possibly more accurate "Bueter" spelling was given (source?) for the father who returned to Germany. Rootsweb also gives Woman Nickels (b. 1842) as the mother. Owen is preferred (rationale?).
  • Lubbock city newspaper obituary
  • Wedding details, birth, Child accepted from Article by Lynne McClish Alexander at Rootsweb]
Ω Birth
  • Birth year deduced from Obit statement that she was 95 at death.
₪ Wedding
¶ Death
  • Obit states children are Mrs. Emma Phillips, Rhoda Whatley and 3 sons: J. P. Hobbs (? not McClish?), Dr. Barney McClish, of Electra and Marvin of McDonald, New Mexico.
§ Remains
  • Obit states location and that John R. Freeman of Southside Church of Christ officiated. Rix funeral Home handled arrangements.