Rebecca Denniston

Female 1808 - 1886  (78 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Denniston 
    Born 19 Feb 1808  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Mar 1886  Yarmouth, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Luton Cemetery, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • EMAIL 03/24/2008 from Karen Engstrom (engsedge@willapabay.org)
      Rebecca Dennison was the daughter of Samuel Denniston, b. 1772 in Drumnacross, Drumell Parish, Co. Longford, Ireland, arrived New York State, USA 1796. Married Margaret Unknown, lived in vicinity of Geneva, Ontario, NY ca 1800 - 1820 children: ohn M. Denniston (my ancestor), Elizabth b. ?, Rebecca b. 1808 Geneva, Ontario Co., NY, Margaret b. 1812 Geneva, NY, Henry b. ?, Samuel b. abt 1817 on Grand Island, NY Note: The family lived on Grand Island until the governor of NY state had them evicted as "squaters" in about 1835. They moved into Ontario, Canada around Elgin Co. and then across to the Detroit area of Michigan State. Both Samuel Sr. and Samuel, Jr. died in Michigan. There are several family trees on the internet about this family.

      Wayne Denniston has researched the Denniston family extensively in New York State, Michigan State and even traveled to Ireland and met with the Denniston family in Co. Longford. Wayne's email is wedenni@comcast.net
    • Living with her son Peter in 1881 in Yarmouth. Of Irish origin
    Person ID I24234  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Family Peter Staley,   b. 24 Oct 1800, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1879, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Abt 1826 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Ann Staley,   b. 1827, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903  (Age 76 years)
    +2. John M. Staley,   b. 24 Oct 1829, Grand Island, Erie Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1896, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +3. Hannah Staley,   b. 1 May 1831,   d. 16 Aug 1863, South Dorchester, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +4. Elizabeth Staley,   b. 1 May 1835, Picton, Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1917, Deckerville, Sanilac Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Margaret Staley,   b. 4 Jun 1838, Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1907, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +6. Barbara Staley,   b. 12 Jul 1842, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914  (Age 71 years)
     7. Samuel Staley,   b. 21 Feb 1844, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1937, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +8. Peter Staley, Jr.,   b. 6 Mar 1846, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1909, North Walsingham, Norfolk Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     9. Rebecca Staley,   b. 20 May 1850, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1936  (Age > 87 years)
    Family ID F7229  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Feb 1808 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Mar 1886 - Yarmouth, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Luton Cemetery, Malahide, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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