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James McKenney[1]
Male 1852 - 1918

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  • Birth  1852  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1855  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census  1910  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Race  White  [1
    Name  James Mc Kenny  [4
    Residence  1910  Worcester Ward 4, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 57; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head 
    Died  11 Oct 1918  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  14 Oct 1918  Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery, West Brookfield, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I3352  West Brookfield Families
    Last Modified  21 Sep 2020 
     
    Father  Cornelius McKenney,   b. Jan 1827, Longfield, County Tyrone, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1902, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catherine Kelly,   b. Jun 1828, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1910, Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  14 Feb 1851  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1674  Group Sheet
     
    Family  Anna Dillon,   b. 1856, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Oct 1876  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Alice G. McKenney,   b. 10 Jan 1881, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. James Edward McKenney,   b. 20 Jan 1884, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1962, Pinellas, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Andrew McKenney,   b. 7 Jul 1886, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1951, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Helen Gordon McKenney,   b. 27 Aug 1890, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1915, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William Dillon McKenney,   b. 16 Dec 1894, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1984, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1685  Group Sheet
     
  • Headstones
    James and Anna (Dillon) McKenney and Helen McKenney Headstone
    James and Anna (Dillon) McKenney and Helen McKenney Headstone
     
  • Notes 
    • Worked in James Dillon's Livery stable in West Brookfield while he lived in town. Belonged to the Quaboag Tribe - International Order of Red Men
     
  • Sources 
    1. [S1857] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Worcester Ward 4, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_632; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 1877; FHL microfilm: 1374645.
      Record for George Mckenney

    2. [S1181] Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841 - 1920, index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/23TC-V25 : accessed 10 March 2015), James Mckenny, 11 Oct 1918; citing Death, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, certificate number 2899, page 222, State Archives, Boston..
      Died 11 Oct. 1918 at his residence 45 Dorchester St.in Worcester, at age 66 of Arterio-sclerosis. He was born in West Brookfield, son of Cornelius and Catherine (Kelly), both born Ireland. Burial was 14 Oct. 1918 in Sacred Heart Cemetery, West Brookfield. Informant was his widow.

    3. [S1856] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Worcester Ward 9, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_752; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 319; Image: 1118.
      Record for A George Mckenny

    4. [S1851] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013;), Marriages Registered in the Town of West Brookfield for the Year eighteen hundred and seventy-6, Record No. 13 ; New England Historic Genealogical Society; Boston, Massachusetts; Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915; Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 June 2020.).
      Record for Anna Dillon and James Mc Kenny

    5. [S2151] Massachusetts, State Census, 1855, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), Massachusetts, Worcester, West Brookfield, Page not numbered, Line 22, Dwelling 52, Family 53; Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 28 April 2019.).
      Record for Cornelius Mc Kenney household which includes, Cornelius, Laborer, age 28 born Ireland, Catherine, born Ireland, age 26, James, age 3, born Mass and Sarah, age 2, born Mass. [Also living in Dwelling 52 were William and Mary Welch and their 3 yr old daughter Mary E.]