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Walter Denny, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1816
Death: Mar. 29, 1892

Walter Denny was the s/o Walter & Mary Denny having migrated to MS ca 1810 and resided in Greene co., MS {present day George co., MS after 1910). Walter had 7 siblings: David L. Denny, Nancy Denny Havard, and Tinzie Denny Havard who all migrated to Angelina co., TX. His sisters Malinda Denny Turner and Elizabeth Denny Box resided in Mobile co., AL. Sister Mary Ann "Polly" Denny Gibson resided in Greene co., MS and Lucinda Denny Faggard of MS.

Walter married 1) Nancy McKennon(d/o Samuel McKennon and Katherine Mcleod McKennon) who is said to have died after child birth in 1858. If so, the child evidently died also. In the 1860 census Walter and his four sons were living at Elders Ferry, Jackson co., MS. Walter married 2) Mary Eliza White (d/o Robert White). Walter Denny was the proprietor of a large Saw Mill at Moss Point, MS

Walter and second wife Mary's daughter Mary "Mayme" E. m. on March 14, 1898, Jackson co., MS Dr. John Benton Chamberlin.

Daughter Irene Denny married Dr.Edward Bloomfield in Dec 23, 1886, and she died in 1889. Her younger sister Emily "Emma" Elliot Denny m. Dr. Edward Bloomfield Ap 22, 1891 and raised her sisters two daughters. Emily had no children of her own.

One of Walter Denny Son's was Solomon Denny aka Solomon Gregory the forman of Walter s Denny saw mill in moss point MS in 1880 according to the USA Census.
Family links: 
  Nancy McKennon Denny (1827 - 1858)
  Mary Elizabeth White Denny (1840 - 1900)
  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
Griffin Cemetery
Moss Point
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Maintained by: Jan
Originally Created by: Jones
Record added: May 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37768575
Walter Denny, Jr
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Walter Denny, Jr
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Walter Denny, Jr
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He was the grandfather to my grandma. I have insight into the care and love he had for his family.
- TS
 Added: Mar. 13, 2016
Brother to my ggg grandmother Malinda Denny Turner who resided in Mobile co., AL
- Jan
 Added: Jul. 27, 2012

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