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Charles William Tenney (1844)

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4048.-VIII.— 1910.

Charles William Tenney, born in Georgetown, Mass., 4 Apr., 1844, son of Major Moses and Mary A. (Northend); married 16 Jan., 1868, Sarah Lambert DeBacon of Chelsea, Mass. A poem written by Mrs. Tenney and published is worthy the signature of our best American poets. Residence, Georgetown, Mass. He attended Dummer Academy in 1850-58. The proprietor of Tenney's express ; postmaster under President Johnson's administration, 1866-69. He served in the Fiftieth Mass. regiment; came near death from intense suffering; second lieutenant, a commission signed by Gov. John A. Andrews. Commander of Post 108 of the G.A.R,. He is a member of the Literary and Social Club.

Children :

6158 *William Northend, b. 17 Feb., 1869.

6159 Harriet DeBacon, b. 25 Sept., 1870; grad. class 1889, Bradford Academy; d. 9 May, 1889.

6160 *Fred, b. 26 Nov., 1871.

6161 *Marion Page, b. 28 May, 1874.

6162 Mary Emily Lambert, b. 21 Jan., 1883; a pianist.

The Tenney family; or, The descendants of Thomas Tenney of Rowley, Massachusetts, 1638-1904, pp. 539-540. [1]


The Tenney family; or, The descendants of Thomas Tenney of Rowley, Massachusetts, 1638-1904, pp. 539-540. [2]


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