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Cecelia Tilman Dowdney
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1845
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1912
Allegany County
New York, USA

"Mrs. Cecelia Dowdney, a resident of Wellsville for 32 years, died at her home on Seneca street there at 3:30 o'clock Friday morning, January 5, aged 66 years. She was born in New York state on February 7, 1845, the daughter of Joseph Tilman and was a resident of Hornell for 15 years before coming to Wellsville. She was twice married, first to Henry Ackley, 43 years ago. Mr. Ackley died 17 years ago, and in 1896 she married Henry Dowdney, who survives her. She is also survived by a son, Bruce Ackley."
Source: The Bolivar Breeze, Bolivar, New York, January 11, 1912.
"Wellsville, N.Y., Jan. 6, - Mrs. Cecilia Dowdney, wife of H. W. Dowdney, died at her home on Stevens street, early yesterday monrning, after being in ill health for a year past. Deceased had been a well known resident of Wellsville for the past twenty-five years. She is survived by her husband and one sone, Bruce Ackley, living at home; also two sisters, Mrs. Sara n. Whittaker, of Waverly, and Mrs. Rebbecca Walters, of Athens, Pa., and a brother, D. J. Tillman, of Earlville, Ill."
Source: The Telegram, Elmira, New York, January 7, 1912. 
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  Henry Ackley (1844 - 1895)
  Henry W Dowdney (1836 - 1913)
  Bruce N Ackley (1882 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Cemetery
Allegany County
New York, USA
Plot: I 13
Created by: Chuck Metcalfe
Record added: Apr 24, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 128485520
Cecelia <i>Tilman</i> Dowdney
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