Person:Clarence Sonney (1)

m. 26 Jan 1887
  1. Lena Sonney1888 -
  2. Clarence Edwin Sonney1890 - 1956
  3. Emma Elisabeth Sonney1893 - 1982
  4. Ruth Sonney1898 -
m. 30 Sep 1912
  1. Gladys Vera Sonney1913 - 1974
  2. Phyllis Bertha Sonney1918 - 2002
Facts and Events
Name Clarence Edwin Sonney
Gender Male
Birth? 8 May 1890 Blair, Washington, Nebraska, United States
Marriage 30 Sep 1912 Waterville, Douglas, Washington, United Statesto Lucy Etta Shepherd
Death? 1956 Waterville, Douglas, Washington
Burial? Evergreen Cemetery, East Wenatchee, Douglas Co. WA

part of the Orondo Project


Clarence Edwin Sonney, 65, a well known pioneer Orondo orchardist, died in a Waterille hospital Sunday.

Born May 5, 1890 in Nebraska, he came to Orondo with his parents in 1900 at the age of 10 years. He attended Orondo public school and Sept 30, 1912, was married to Lucille Shepherd at Waterville.

He was a member of Badger Mountain Lodge No. 57, F & A. M. of Waterville and one of its past masters; also a member of the Orondo Grange.

Surviving are his widow, Lucille, one son Herbert G. Sonney of Orondo; two daughters, Miss Gladys Sonney of Wenatchee and Mrs. Jeff Fletcher of Ephrata; two sisters Mrs. Clyde Trapp and Mrs. Earl Chandler, both of Orondo; and four grandchildren.

Funeral serices are announced by Jones and Jones. Re. Raymond Pilcher officiating.

Image Gallery
  1.   1900 census Orondo, Douglas, Washington.

    with parents

  2.   1910 census Orondo, Douglas, Washington.

    with parents

  3.   WWI Draft Registration Card.
  4.   1920 census Orondo, Douglas, Washington.
  5.   1930 census Orondo, Douglas, Washington.
  6.   obituary for Clarence Sonney, Wenatchee Daily World.