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Walter McKennon Denny
Birth: Oct. 28, 1853
Moss Point
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1926
Pascagoula
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA

U.S. Congressman. He attended Roanoke College Virginia, graduated from the law department of the University of Mississippi, in 1874, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Pascagoula, Mississippi. He was clerk of the circuit and chancery courts of Jackson County, (1883-95) and delegate to the Mississippi State constitutional convention in 1890. In 1895, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-fourth Congress, serving until 1897. After his term, he resumed the practice of law and was legal adviser to the Jackson County Board of Supervisors, until his death at age 73. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Denny (1816 - 1892)
  Nancy McKennon Denny (1827 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Hulda Randall Denny (1858 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Denny (1877 - ____)*
  Celeste Denny (1880 - ____)*
  Lyman Randall Denny (1882 - ____)*
  Grace Marie Denny (1887 - ____)*
  Mary Irene Denny (1890 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel David Denny (1852 - 1938)*
  Walter McKennon Denny (1853 - 1926)
  Alexander Scott Denny (1855 - 1923)*
  Albert Pike Denny (1856 - 1917)*
  Irene Denny Bloomfield (1864 - 1889)**
  Robert Lee Denny (1866 - 1868)**
  Horace Kidd Denny (1869 - 1915)**
  Mary Denny Mounce (1874 - 1962)**
  Emily Denny Bloomfield (1875 - 1946)**
  Mac Denny (1876 - 1895)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Machpelah Cemetery
Pascagoula
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 14, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6927107
Walter McKennon Denny
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