Nora <I>O'Dwyer</I> Dunnington

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Nora O'Dwyer Dunnington

Birth
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Death 15 Feb 1899 (aged 46–47)
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 1, Block 7, Lot 270, Space 2
Memorial ID 200727890 · View Source
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Nora O'Dwyer was born about 1852 in Richmond, Virginia, the daughter of Irish immigrant parents Patrick O'Dwyer and Ellen O'Dwyer.

Nora married William J. O'Neill about 1877, and they had 4 children:

Children:
1- Katherine Theresa O'Neill O'Sullivan (1878-1916).
2- William O'Neill (1879-1880).
3- Nellie O'Neill (1882-1909).
4- Mary "Mamie" Madeline O'Neil Schuh (1884-1959).

Nora, William, their 2 older children, and Nora's parents were living in Richmond for the 1880 census.

William was a stonecutter. He died in 1886 in Richmond.

Nora married Pleasant Horace Dunnington in 1889 in Richmond, and they had at least 1 child:

Children:
1- Irene B. Dunnington (1890-1983).

Nora was living at 2915 Williamsburg Avenue in Richmond in 1891. Nora died in 1899 in Richmond.

Nora's daughters Kate, Nellie, and Mamie were living in Richmond with Nora's sisters Ellen Welch and Kate O'Dwyer for the 1900 census. The 1900 census shows Nellie born 1882 and Mamie born 1887, but their death records and Mamie's birth record show births in 1884 with Mamie born 1 month before Nellie.

Section 1, Block 7, Lot 270, Calvary Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia:
1- Mrs. O'Neill.
2- Ellen O'Dwyer
2- Nora O'Dwyer O'Neill Dunnington (Dumington in the cemetery records).
3- Eddie Welch.
3- Patrick O'Dwyer.
4- Thomas Welch.
5- Willie Welch.
5- Mary Brady.
5- William O'Neill.
6- Mary Byron.
7- Geneves Byron.
8- Nellie O'Neill.
9- Ellen O'Dwyer Welch.
10 Kate O'Dwyer.

References:
• 1880 Richmond, Virginia census record: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC58-JSK .
• 1880 Richmond death record for son William O'Neil: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X5YS-PM7 .
• 1884 Richmond birth record for daughter Mary O'Neal: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X52J-JWL .
• 1889 Richmond marriage to Pleasant H. Dunnington: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XRX4-WPQ .
• 1900 Richmond census record for daughters Kate, Nellie, and Mamie: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMJY-WZ6 .
• Calvary Cemetery burial record: https://burialsearch.com/ecims#/s/131/Mount_Calvary_Cemetery_&_Mausoleum/27646 .


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  • Created by: donbraffitt
  • Added: 1 Jul 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 200727890
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nora O'Dwyer Dunnington (1852–15 Feb 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 200727890, citing Mount Calvary Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by donbraffitt (contributor 48022167) .