Theresa Brennan


Personal Information


May 29, 1855 - New York
Married Robert Toombs (1) , Dennis Carroll (2)
Death May 16, 1929 - New Boston, Lewis County, New York
Parents Edward Joseph Brennan and Ann McDermott
Siblings Philip, Henry Mary Ann, John, Joseph, Charles, Edward, Elizabeth, Jane, Edward, Helen Claire, Bridgett, Ann
Children TOOMBS CHILDREN: Frederick, Cora, Jane and 1 unknown daughter.  CARROLL CHILDREN: John, Thomas, Edward, Theresa, Rose and one uknown daughter.



Mrs. Carroll Passes Away


Was Native of Boston – Services To be Held Saturday Morning


Mrs. Theresa Carroll, 73, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ray S. Dunaway, wife of Superintendent Dunaway of the Jefferson County Home.  Mrs. Carroll had been at her daughter’ home about four weeks.  About one week ago she was taken ill and pneumonia developed.

She was born at Rochester, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Brennan.  Her first husband, Robert Toombs, died about 40 years ago.  Later she married Dennis Carroll, who died five years ago.

There survive the following children:  Mrs. Thomas Mahoney, Mrs. Claude Lucas, Mrs. William Hart, city; Fred Toombs, Adams Center; James Carroll, Barnes Corners; Mrs. Ray S. Dunaway, city; Mrs. Isreal Leclair, Baldwins, L.I.; Mrs. E.W. Duclon, Alexandria Bay; Thomas Carroll, Fulton, and Edward Carroll, city; four brothers, E.J. Brennan, J. H. Brennan and P.H. Brennan, Tulsa, Okla. And C.H. Brennan, Brockport, Pa.; four sisters, Mrs. Jennie Harmon, Tulsa; Mrs. M. W. Corcoran, California; Mrs. Thomas Murphy, Akron, O., and Mrs. Leon Wood, Copenhagen, and Mrs. Eliza Ingolls, Copenhagen.

Funeral will be held Saturday morning at 9 from the home of Mrs. Ray Dunaway and at 10 from St. Peter and Paul church, New Boston, Rev. Father Owen officiating.  Burial will be made in New Boston cemetery.

Source:  Unknown Newspaper 1929 (provided by Sean Drury)



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