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Eugenia Susanna Surratt Tonry

  • Original Name Elizabeth
  • Birth 1 Jan 1843
  • Death 24 Oct 1904 Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Plot Section F-12, Lot 31 Plot C
  • Memorial ID 9723985

Elizabeth Susanna Surratt (1843-1904) aka Anna Surratt; aka Eugenia Susanna Surratt.

Daughter of Mary Elizabeth Jenkins aka Mary Surratt (1823-1865) and John Harrison Surratt (1813-1862). Elizabeth's mother, Mary, was executed for her role in the Lincoln assassination. Elizabeth married William P. Tonry, a chemist and physician.

The Washington Times of Washington, District of Columbia on Wednesday, October 26, 1904: "Mrs Anna Tonry Rests In Mount Olivet. They give her name as Mrs Anna E. D. Tonry
She "was buried in the family lot, where the body of Mrs. Surratt and her child repose. The lot is marked by an unpretentious tombstone, bearing the name of "Mrs Mary Surratt". After services in Baltimore, her body was placed on a train and brought to Washington for burial in Mount Olivet. She married Prof. William P Tonry, for several years State chemist of Maryland and one of the best known chemists in the East. Mrs Tonry's three sons served throughout the Spanish American war as members of the Fifth Maryland Regiment.


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  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 29 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9723985
  • Betty Jean Philippi
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eugenia Susanna Surratt Tonry (1 Jan 1843–24 Oct 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9723985, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) .