Anna Morely

Female 1862 - 1905  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Anna Morely  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Jul 1862  Leeds, Yorkshire, , England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Jun 1905  Ogdensburg, St Lawrence, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age ~ 42 years 
    Person ID I32266  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family 1 Ancestors Benjamin L. Denny,   b. 10 Dec 1844, Ogdensburg, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1923, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Other Partners: Mary J. Green  m. Aug 1881 
    Married 1890  Ogdensburg, Sussex, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Charles. F. Denny,   b. Abt 1864, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Wells Gross Denny,   b. Abt 1868, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Married: 2x3. William J. Denny,   b. Sep 1877, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1927  (Age ~ 49 years)  [natural]
    Dolly Unknown;   Lavina Wattier  m. 1898
    Married: 1x4. Grant William Denny,   b. 27 May 1884, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1962, Oswego, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
    Isabelle J. Wilfred  m. 4 Sep 1909
     5. Benjamin Michael Denny,   b. 31 Jul 1896, Hewelton, St. Lawrence, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1937  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x6. Joseph S. Denny,   b. 22 Jun 1898, Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1988, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
    Jessie Louise Phillips  m. 2 Sep 1919;   Violet Aldridge
    Married: 1x7. Eva Denny,   b. 1877  [natural]
    Married: 2x8. Mary Jane Denny,   b. Abt 1853,   d. Sep 1921  (Age ~ 68 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x9. Elizabeth Libbie Denny  [natural]
     10. George Denny  [natural]
     11. Frank Denny  [natural]
    Married: 1x12. Mrsmarionstreeter Denny  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F8248  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Francis MacMaster,   b. 20 Apr 1852, Belleville, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1903, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Bertha A. MacMaster,   b. 20 Nov 1890, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1958  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     2. Francis John Morley MacMaster,   b. 3 Sep 1886, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1942, Horseheads, Chemung, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F10338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - July 04, 1905 Norwood news - A SUICIDE AT OGDENSBURG. - Mrs. Benjamin Denny committed suicide by drinking carbolic acid at her home on Ford avenue. Ogdensburg, early Sunday morning, June 25th. Mrs. Denny arose about six o’clock and after swallowing half an ounce of the poison she went back to the bedroom and arousing her husband told him what she had done. He lost no time m getting a physician. Dr. Stilwell, who resides a short distance away, was soon at the dying woman’s side, but he was too late. The poison had done its deadly work and the unfortunate woman died about eight o’clock. About twenty minutes after Mrs. Denny took the poison she collapsed and became unconscious. Coroner Brown held an inquest during the day. Mrs. Denny was 44 years of age and was the mother of a large family. Seven or eight years ago she received treatment for mental trouble at the state hospital. Her husband says she had frequently threatened to commit suicide, and that when she aroused him yesterday morning she announced that she had finally made good her threats., She was melancholy and despondent at times, because of ill health and it is supposed she was temporarily insane when she took the dose.

      Newspaper Obituary - June 26, 1905 Ogdensburg journal - Mrs. Benjamin Denny committed suicide by drinking carbolic acid at her home on Ford avenue early Sunday morning. Mrs. Denny arose about 6 o'clock and after swallowing half ounce of the poison, she went back to the bedroom and arousing her husband told him what she had done. He lost no time in getting a physician. Dr. Stilwell, who resides a short distance away, was soon at the dying woman’s side, but he was too late. The poison had done its deadly work and the unfortunate woman died about 8 o'clock. About twenty minutes after Mrs. Denny took the poison she collapsed and became unconscious. Coroner Brown held an inquest during the day. Mrs, Denny was 44 years of age and was the mother of a large family. Seven or eight years ago she received treatment for mental trouble at the State hospital. Her husband says she had frequently threatened to commit suicide, and that when she aroused him yesterday morning she announced that she had finally made good her threats. She was melancholy and despondent at times, because of ill health and it is supposed she was temporarily insane when she took the dose.

  • Sources 
    1. [S840] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Ogdensburg Ward 2, Saint Lawrence, New York; Roll: 1157; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0119; FHL microfilm: 1241157.

    2. [S845] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Oswego, Oswego, New York; Roll: 914; Family History Film: 1254914; Page: 379A; Enumeration District: 249; Image: 0059.

    3. [S844] New York, State Census, 1875, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013;).

    4. [S843] New York, State Census, 1905, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1905; Election District: A.D. 01 E.D. 02; City: Ogdensburg Ward 02; County: St Lawrence; Page: 27.