Catherine Lucy Delancy

1840–11 November 1923 (Age 83)
Niagara, New York, United States

The Life of Catherine Lucy

When Catherine Lucy Delancy was born in 1840, in Niagara, New York, United States, her father, Michael Murphy, was 23 and her mother, Ellen Clancy, was 12. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Albert Nelson Sedgwick. She died on 11 November 1923, in Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Nelson Sedgwick
1839–1903
Catherine Lucy Delancy
1840–1923
Frank Albert Sedgwick
1868–1935
Reverend Charles Sedgwick
1876–
Minnie Jerome Sedgwick
1875–

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Frank Albert Sedgwick

    Male1868–1935Male

    Minnie Jerome Sedgwick

    Female1875–Female

    Reverend Charles Sedgwick

    Male1876–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Murphy

    Male1817–Male

    Ellen Clancy

    Female1828–1906Female

siblings

(13)

    Female1840–1923Female

    Mary Ann Murphy

    Female1845–1922Female

    John A Murphy

    Male1848–Male

    Florence Murphy

    Female1849–Female

    Bridget Murphy

    Female1850–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 23

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

See Delancey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Catherine Sedgewick in household of Albert N Sedgewick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catherine Sedgwick in household of Albert Sedgwick, "New York, State Census, 1875"
  • Catherine Lucy Clancy Sedgwick, "Find A Grave Index"

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