Denny, James Gwyn

Denny, James Gwyn

Male 1821 - 1904  (83 years)

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  • Name Denny, James Gwyn  [1, 2
    Born 15 Feb 1821  East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Nov 1904  Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I11226  Sackett
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2013 

    Father Denny, Walter W.,   b. 1781, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1844, Troy, Madison, Illinois, Usa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Vineyard, Sarah,   d. Unknown 
    Married Unknown 
    Children
    1. Denny, James Gwyn,   b. 15 Feb 1821, East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1904, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Family ID F12190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sackett, Jennifer Eliza,   b. 30 Aug 1826, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1926, Siloam Springs, Benton County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 22 May 1842  Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Denny, Sarah E.,   b. 25 May 1843, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1931, University City, St Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Denny, Julia Amanda,   b. 15 Apr 1845, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1939, University City, St Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     3. Denny, Susan Marie,   b. 2 May 1849, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1939, Pomona, Howell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Denny, Andrew Jackson,   b. 4 May 1847, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1935, Coldwater, Comanche, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     5. Denny, Emma Jane,   b. 3 Apr 1851, Scales Mound, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1941, Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     6. Denny, Martha E.,   b. 2 Apr 1853, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1889, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. Denny, Mary,   b. 1859, Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899, Moscow, Latah County, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     8. Denny, Percy A.,   b. 1863, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F4464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1821 - East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 May 1842 - Madison County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Sarah E. - 25 May 1843 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Julia Amanda - 15 Apr 1845 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Andrew Jackson - 4 May 1847 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Susan Marie - 2 May 1849 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Emma Jane - 3 Apr 1851 - Scales Mound, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Martha E. - 2 Apr 1853 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Mary - 1859 - Savanna Twp., Carroll, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Denny, Percy A. - 1863 - Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Nov 1904 - Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Hill Cemetery, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos 2 Photos

  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census; Union, Woodbury, Iowa
      Family History Library Film 1254370; NA Film Number T9-0370
      Page Number 268B
      James G. DENNY Self M Male W 59 IL Farmer TN GA
      Eliza DENNY Wife M Female W 54 IL Keeping House VT IL
      Jackson DENNY Son M Male W 33 IL Works On Farm IL IL
      Arminda DENNY DauL M Female W 32 MI NJ NY
      Vivie DENNY GSon S Male W 7 IA IL MI
      Viola DENNY GDau S Female W 4 IA IL MI
      Bertha DENNY GDau S Female W 1 IA IL MI
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      1900 Census; Grant Township, Woodbury County, Iowa
      SD No. 11; ED No. 152; Sheet No. 7A; 12 June 1900
      124/125
      [With his wife in household of his son-in-law, Lucius Bennett]
      Denny, James, F in law, W, M, Feb. 1821, 79, M, 58, Illinois, Tennessee, Georgia, ---
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      [From his widow's obituary]
      James D. Denny. ... was for a time a freighter between Illinois and the Pacific coast in a day when the Indians controlled the intervening territory, and he took part in the Colorado gold rush. Denny died 22 years ago at an age of more than 80 years.
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      James Gwyn Denny
      Birth: Feb. 15, 1821; Madison County, Illinois, USA
      Death: Nov. 9, 1904; Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
      Burial:
      Oak Hill Cemetery, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA

      James G. Denny was the son of Walter W. & Sarah (Sally) Vinyard Denny. He married Eliza Sackett May 22, 1842, Madison Co., IL. They lived many years in Savanna Twp, Carroll Co, IL. To this union ten children were born, 7 of their children were Sarah E.Bennett, Julia Amanda Bennett, Andrew Jackson, Susan Marie Bennett, Emma Jane Page, Martha E. Jerman, Mary Crowle/Coleman, were born in Illinois. Percie Hardenbrook/Chaussee, their youngest, was born in Iowa. Eliza Sackett Denny was born Aug. 30, 1826 and died Sep. 19, 1926, at the age of 100 years 22 days, she is buried in Siloam Spring, Benton Co., AR.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Walter W. Denny (1781 - 1844)
      Children:
      Martha E Denny Jerman (____ - 1889)
      Julia "Amanda" Denny Bennett (1845 - 1939)
      Andrew Jackson Denny (1846 - 1935)
      Susan Marie Denny Bennett (1847 - 1939)
      Spouse:
      Eliza Sackett Denny (1826 - 1926)

      Created by: Carman DM
      Record added: Sep 18, 2006
      Find A Grave Memorial# 15791233
      Photograph added by: Carman DM
      Photograph added by: Carman DM
      Headstone picture added by: Carman DM

  • Sources 
    1. [S623] Carman Merritt, Carman Merritt, (E-mail).

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 15791233 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 22 Sep 1926.
      Obituary of his widow says [Mr.] "Denny died 22 years ago at an age of more than 80 years."


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