Elizabeth Walling

Female 1855 - 1918  (62 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Walling  [1
    Born 5 Dec 1855  Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Jan 1918  Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9906  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 

    Father Roch Robert Walling,   b. 29 Apr 1833, Chateauguay, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1907, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Hannah Fogarty,   b. 1834, Ottawa, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1889, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Oct 1854  St Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jeremiah Burns,   b. Abt 1844, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1892, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married May 1874  St Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Fitzpatrick Burns,   b. 16 Jul 1889, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1959, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     2. Jeremiah Burns,   b. 1875, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1899, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)  [natural]
     3. Harriet B. Burns,   b. 22 Oct 1878, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1959, East Farmingdale, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     4. Mary M. Burns,   b. 1878, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1945, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     5. Jane E. Burns,   b. 1 Sep 1892, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1987, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [natural]
     6. Robert Christopher Burns,   b. 25 Sep 1883, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1948  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
     7. Anthony Daniel Burns,   b. 2 Jul 1885, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1953, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     8. Joseph Henry Burns,   b. 10 Jan 1891, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1955, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F3758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Daniel F. Leahy,   b. Dec 1859, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1911, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1899  St Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F2840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - 1860 U.S. census, Ogdensburg 2nd ward: Elizabeth is 4 years old and is living with parents R.R. & Hannah Walling. She was born in New York state.

      - 1865 N.Y. Ogdensurg 4th ward: Elizabeth is 9 years old and is living with her parents, Robert and Hannah Walling.

      - 1870 U.S. census Ogdensburg: Elizabeth is 15 years old and living at home with her parents, Robert and Anna Walling.
      - 1900, Elizabeth, now Elizabeth Leahy, 42, lives with husband Daniel, 40, and children Henrietta Burns, 23; Mary M. Burns, 21; Jennie E. Burns, 18; Robert Burns, 17; Anthony Burns, 15; John Burns, 10; and Joseph H. Burns, 9.

      - Elizabeth first married Jeremiah Burns, who died in 1892. She then married Daniel Leahy. Records of St. Mary's Church, Ogdensburg, N.Y., have marriage of Elizabeth Walling to Jeremiah Burns and Daniel Leahy.

      - In 1900, Elizabeth, now Elizabeth Leahy, 42, lives with husband Daniel, 40, and children Henrietta Burns, 23; Mary M. Burns, 21; Jennie E. Burns, 18; Robert Burns, 17; Anthony Burns, 15; John Burns, 10; and Joseph H. Burns, 9.

      - Jan. 28, 1918, Ogdensburg Journal: The funeral of Mrs. Elizabeth Leahy, whose death occurred at her home on Washington Street late Friday night, will be held from her late residence this morning and from St. Mary's Cathedral. Mrs. Leahy was aged 62 years, and had been in failing health for some time. The deceased was a woman of excellent character and in her death the wide legion of friends and acquaintances she gained by her gentle nature, will feel the loss of a most kind and charitable neighbor. She was a dutiful wife and a most kind and loving mother and her untiring efforts in church affairs, gained for her the respect and esteem of everyone with whom she was acquainted. She was a staunch member of St. Mary's parish, and held a prominent place in the Rosary Society as well as in the Catholic Women's Benevolent Legion. IShe isw survived by four sons, Joseph of this city; John of Montreal; Anthony of New York; and Robert of Watertown; three daughters, Mrs. Dennis Sullivan of Newark, NJ; Mrs. John McCarthy of New York; and Mrs. William Kelly of Montreal; also one sister, Mrs. John Lanthier of this city.

  • Sources 
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