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Amanda W. Warner Donnelly
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1825
Ontario County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1900
Mason
Ingham County
Michigan, USA

Amanda-7 was the daughter of David-6 Calvin Warner Jr. and his wife Olive Rawson.

11 WARNER siblings: William, Eveline, Laura Smith, Charles Calvin, Rebecca McWhinney, Mary Charlotte Fairchild, Maria Jane Sears, Lewis Cass, George Valorus, Cordelia Bailes & Dennison & Slawson, [Self], and Mabelia Barton. [Not in correct birth order.]

She was born in Ontario Co., New York. (Two different dates given: Feb. 5, 1824 and Feb. 8, 1825. The last date corresponds to the date on her headstone.)

Amanda married Henry J. Donnelly on April 10, 1856, and they were the owners of the Donnelly House/Hotel in Mason, Ingham, MI where they lived for 40 years. They had previously lived in Napoleon, Jackson, MI. [See Obituary here.]

There is little doubt that her father, David C., Jr. stayed for some time in their hotel, either for a visit or as a honored resident.* Perhaps her mother, Olive, was able to enjoy a visit there, too. No one knows.

Amanda and Henry had no children.

Russell-10 Lewis Warner writes: "At some point, they offered a sum of money if one of the relatives would name their next boy-child after Henry Donnelly. This was done by Amanda's nephew, Calvin Franklin "Frank" Warner and his wife Charlotte Almira Croninger. Their last child was named after Henry, who was born around the time that his father "Frank" had a leg amputated due to festering injures suffered in the Civil War. The money received was probably a great help during this family's time of deprivation and sorrow."
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Reference:

1850 Girard, Branch, MI:
Samuel Rice M 27 New York
Harriet Rice F 57 Connecticut
Eurigone Rice F 21 New York
Russel Rice M 23 New York
Sylvester Rice M 17 New York
-->Amanda Warner F 25 New York

1860 Napoleon Twp., Jackson, MI: [Donnelly]
Henry J. Donelly M 28 New York
Amanda Donelly F 30 New York
Charles Facer M 23 Massachusetts

1870 Michigan:
Henry Donnelly M 38 Canada
Amanda Donnelly F 39 New York
Elenor Wilson F 20 Michigan
Bell Foot F 20 New York
Florence Rix M 18 New York
William Keys M 40 England
Frank Sayers M 30 Canada
Jerome Jenkins M 23 New York
Charles Blanchard M 15 Michigan
Henry Mcneil M 22 Canada

1880 Mason, Ingham, MI:
Self Henry J. Donnelly M 48 Canada
Wife Amanda W. Donnelly F 49 New York
Other James P. Horton M 35 New York
Other Lydia Horton F 39 New York
Other Kate Foster F 16 Pennsylvania
Other James Lyon M 18 Canada
Other Wesley Broker M 27 Michigan
Other Samuel Broker M 21 Michigan
Other Henry Mcneil M 36 Canada
Other Hellin A. Parsons F 45 New York
Other Lewis Webb M 31 Michigan
Other Delia Webb F 27 Michigan
Other Alexander Campbell M 28 Canada
Other James N. Lyon M 27 New York
Other Elias Culver M 32 Michigan
Other Charles Hullings M 27 New York

1900 Mason, Ingham, MI:
Amanda W. Donnelly F 73 Widowed
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WARNER Lineage: Amanda-7 (Warner) Donnelly, David-6 Calvin Warner Jr., David-5 Calvin Warner Sr., Jesse-4 Warner Sr., Samuel-3 Warner Sr., Daniel-2 Warner Sr., Andrew-1 WARNER, an Englishman who with his wife and several children sailed to the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1632-33 from Broad Oak, Essex, England.
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Research: Mary E. Warner, 2011, 2014.
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Census search: Fraya Weiss, 2013, 2014,
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*Source: "The Descendants of Andrew Warner," by Lucien Warner and Josephine Genung Nichols, pub. 1919, pg. 322.
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Source: Warner family tradition, passed on by Russell-10 Lewis Warner, GRS (1912-1980), family genealogist and researcher for many years. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Calvin Warner (1785 - 1876)
  Olive Rawson Warner (1788 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry J. Donnelly (1832 - 1894)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Warner (1808 - 1808)*
  Eveline B. Warner (1810 - 1895)*
  Laura Warner Smith (1814 - ____)*
  Charles Calvin Warner (1816 - 1885)*
  Rebecca Warner McWhinney (1817 - 1894)*
  Mary Warner Fairchild (1817 - 1894)*
  George Valorus Warner (1818 - 1879)*
  Maria Jane Warner Sears (1821 - 1896)*
  Lewis Cass Warner (1823 - 1906)*
  Amanda W. Warner Donnelly (1825 - 1900)
  Cordelia Warner Slawson (1828 - 1913)*
  Mabelia Warner Barton (1830 - 1866)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Cemetery
Mason
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section B
 
Maintained by: Mary E. Warner
Originally Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Mar 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34615438
Amanda W. <i>Warner</i> Donnelly
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
Amanda W. <i>Warner</i> Donnelly
Added by: Mary E. Warner
 
Amanda W. <i>Warner</i> Donnelly
Added by: Connie West Stewart
 
 
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- Mary E. Warner
 Added: Nov. 20, 2011
Find A Grave Contributor
- Sandra Moore
 Added: Mar. 10, 2009
 
 
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