Margaret Cosgrove

ID# 21201, b. 1797
From about 1825, her married name was Logan.
Margaret Cosgrove was born in 1797.

Margaret Cosgrove married John Logan about 1825.

Child of Margaret Cosgrove and John Logan

Mary Dearnaley

ID# 21203, b. 1859
Mary Dearnaley was also recorded as May Darnley.
She was also recorded as May Dearnaley - (spelling not found but added for indexing.)
From about 1885, her married name was Clapp.


from a letter from Ralph's great-grandaughter:
"Ralph and Mary Logan Dearnaley had three children that Dad knows of - Grandpa, another boy Dad thinks was named Joe and a daughter Mary who married George Clapp, you remember Uncle George from Brooklyn."

From the above, I am assuming that Mary & May (1880 census) are one & the same - MED.

Mary Dearnaley was born in 1859 at New York, USA.

Mary Dearnaley was the daughter of Ralph Dearnaley and Mary Ann Logan.

Mary Dearnaley married George Clapp about 1885.

Mary Dearnaley appeared in the 1880 US census at
1st Election District, Wappinger, Dutchess County, New York, USA.
On 3 June 1880:-

DARNLEY, Ralph 61 Head Mar Carpenter England fa: England mo: England
DARNLEY, Mary 51 Wife Mar Keeping House Scotland fa: Scotland mo: Scotland
DARNLEY, May 21 Dau Sngl Works in Comb Shop NY fa: England mo: Scotland
ROBINSON, Libbie 19 Boarder Sngl Works in Comb Shop.

Child of Mary Dearnaley and George Clapp

Elizabeth (?)

ID# 21204, b. about 1915
Elizabeth (?) was also recorded as Betty (?)
From about 1936, her married name was Dearnaley.
Betty Dearnaley
Elizabeth (?) was born about 1915.

Elizabeth (?) married Ralph Berg Dearnaley, son of Ralph Dearnaley and Amelia L Berg, about 1936.

Janet Dearnaley

ID# 21207, b. 1916, d. 1916
Janet Dearnaley was born in 1916.

Janet Dearnaley was the daughter of Walter Edwin Dearnaley and Janet McGregor Foster.

Janet Dearnaley died in 1916 at New York, USA,
'of spinal meningitis.'

Janet Dearnaley was buried in 1916 at Woodlawn Cemetery, New York, USA,
....she [Charlotte MacAllister Dearnaley] is buried in Woodlawn in the same plot that Grandpa William Walter D] was buried and also your grandmother [Janet McGregor Foster] and grandfather [Walter Dearnaley]. Your Grandmother and grandfather also have a baby buried there, Janet[1916-1916]. Your Uncle Bill [George William D] and Aunt Edythe's cremains are buried in the back of the stone there also.
- from a family letter.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley

ID# 21208, b. 4 December 1926, d. 24 November 2015
From 17 April 1949, her married name was Zayas.
Charlotte Alice Dearnaley was born on 4 December 1926 at USA.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley was the daughter of William Dearnaley and Hilda May Anderson.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley married Alexander Christian Zayas, son of Alexander Zayas and Grace (?), on 17 April 1949.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley was living in May 2013.
Charlotte Alice Dearnaley died on 24 November 2015 at Cornwall, Orange County, New York, USA, at age 88 years, 11 months and 20 days.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley appeared in the 1930 US census at
28 Beacon Street, Beacon City, Dutchess County, New York, USA.
On 1 April 1930:-

DEARNALEY, William 44 Machinist, Foundry New York fa: New York mo: New York
DEARNALEY, Hilda M 42 - New York fa: Sweden mo: Sweden
DEARNALEY, Charlotte A 3y3mo - New York fa: New York mo: New York.

Charlotte Alice Dearnaley appeared in the 1940 US census at
31 Johnston Street, Newburgh, Orange County, New York, USA.
On 1 April 1940:-

ANDERSON, Anna Head 77 - Sweden
DEARNALEY, William Son-in-law 54 Machinist, Toolworks New York
DEARNALEY, Hilda Dau 52 - New York
DEARNALEY, Charlotte Granddau 13 - New York

res: 31 Johnston Street, Newburgh, Orange County, New York.

Child of Charlotte Alice Dearnaley and Alexander Christian Zayas

Alexander Christian Zayas

ID# 21209, b. 18 September 1925, d. 11 October 2011
Alexander Christian Zayas was born on 18 September 1925 at Manhattan, New York, USA.

Alexander Christian Zayas was the son of Alexander Zayas and Grace (?)

Alexander Christian Zayas married Charlotte Alice Dearnaley, daughter of William Dearnaley and Hilda May Anderson, on 17 April 1949.

Alexander Christian Zayas died on 11 October 2011 at New Windsor, New York, USA, at age 86 years and 23 days
"Alexander Christian Zayas passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at home. Alex was born in Manhattan on September 18, 1925 to Alexander and Grace where he grew up until enlisting in the US Army on his 18th birthday. He proudly served overseas in Italy and Germany for two years serving in the 34th division of the 135th infantry.

After his military service he moved to the Newburgh area based on a wartime friendship and was introduced to his future wife. Alex worked For Nabisco in Beacon, NY for 30+ years before "retiring" to start his second career as owner, with his wife, of the Jennifer Shop in Cornwall and later becoming independent representatives for various manufacturers. Although proud of his many professional achievements he was most proud of his family and enjoyed his time with all in his extended family, church friends and close friends made over the years."

Child of Alexander Christian Zayas and Charlotte Alice Dearnaley

Mary Jane (?) (?)

ID# 21210, b. 1832
From about 1853, her married name was (?) McElroy.
From 21 July 1885, her married name was (?) Dearnaley.
Mary Jane (?) (?) was born in 1832 at Ireland.

Mary Jane (?) (?) married (?) McElroy about 1853.

Mary Jane (?) (?) married Samuel Dearnaley, son of William Dearnaley and Alice Chadwick, on 21 July 1885 at Newmarket, New Hampshire, USA,
Transcribed as:
Samuel Dearneally - fa: William Dearneally.