Second Generation


2. Mahlon Foster ACKLEY was born about 1807 in New Jersey.1,2,3,4 Between 1850 and 1860 he was a Carpenter in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania.2,3 He was living between 1850 and 1870 in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania.2,3,4 On 18 June 1870 Mahlon was a Car builder in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania.4 He lived 26 Carrol St. in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania about 1873.1 He died on 13 December 1873.1,5 Mahlon was buried on 14 December 1873 in Union Dale Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegany , Pennsylvania.1 Plot 3 He appeared in the census 1850, 1860 & 1870 in Pennsylvania. His Obituary appeared in the 1 ACKLEY - December 13, 1873, of twenty-five minutes past 3 o'clock in the morning,
Mahlon Ackley, aged 66 years, ? months and 10 days.

The funeral will take place of the residence of his family 26 Carrol street,
Allegheny at 3 o'clock tomorrow (Sunday) afternoon.

Mahlon Foster ACKLEY and Selena Ann HAMMOND were married.2,3,4 Selena Ann HAMMOND was born on 18 December 1815 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia , Pennsylvania.1,2,3,4,5,6 She was living between 1880 and 1900 in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania.5,6 living with daughter Laura 1880
living with daughter Maria 1900 She lived Euclid avenue, n Clifton avenue, A in Pittsburgh, Allegheny , Pennsylvania about 1890.7 name listed as Selma A Ackley Selena died of pneumonia on 3 October 1901 in Allegheny, Allegheny , Pennsylvania.1 died at the residence of her daughter Mrs. Charles T. Russell, 1004
Cedar Ave., Allegheny. She was buried on 5 October 1901 in Union Dale Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegany , Pennsylvania.1 plot 4 She appeared in the census 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 & 1900 in Pennsylvania. Her Obituary appeared in the 1 Mrs. Selena A. Ackley, one of the oldest residents of Allegheny, died of pneumonia
yesterday morning at the residence of her daughter Mrs. Charles T. Russell, 1004
Cedar Ave., Allegheny.

Mrs. Ackley was born 86 years ago in Philadelphia and spent her childhood in
Baltimore, Md. She journeyed by stage and canal with her mother to Johnstown, Pa,
where whe was married to the late Mahlon F. Ackley of Allegheny, who was employed
on the Pennsylvania railroad, which was then in process of construction. Early in
the 40's she came to Allegheny with her husband and had resided there ever since.
She saw the city grow from a straggling village to a metropolis. Mrs. Ackley was
for many years a member of the North Avenue Methodist Episcopal church, and before
the formation of that church was, with her late husband, connected with the Arch
Street church of the same denomination. She was the mother of seven children, of
whom five are now living - Mrs. Laura J. Raynor, Mrs. Selena A. Barto, Mrs. Maria
F. Russell and Mrs. Emma H. Russell of Allegheny and L. M. Ackley of Chicago.


Mrs. Selina Ann Ackley, widow of Mahlon F. Ackley and one of the oldest residents
of Allegheny died at 10:05 o'clock this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs.
M. Francis Russell, No. 1004 Cedar avenue, Allegheny. She was 85 years old. Mrs.
Ackley was born in Philadelphia December 15, 1815, but spent her childhood in
baltimore. With her husband, she moved to Allegheny city early in the forties. Mrs.
Ackley was of an old English family. Her great uncle, Mr. Batchelor, founded the
town of Bellevue, New York, noted as the site of Bellevue Hospital. Mrs. Ackley was
a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church and a profound student of the Bible. She
leaves four daughters, Mrs. Maria F. Russell, Mrs. Emma H. Russell, Mrs. Laura J.
Raynor and Mrs. Selina A. Barto, all of Allegheny and L. M. Ackley, a member of the
Chicago bar and formerly a well known Pittsburgh newspaper man. Eight grandchildren
also survive.

Mahlon Foster ACKLEY-6380 and Selena Ann HAMMOND-6381 had the following children:

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i.

Laura J ACKLEY-6382.

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ii.

Edward ACKLEY was born about 1840 in Pennsylvania.2 He appeared in the census in 1850 in Pennsylvania.

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iii.

Selina A ACKLEY-6384.

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iv.

Maria Francis ACKLEY-6385.

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v.

Emma H ACKLEY-21611.

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vi.

Lemuel Malon ACKLEY Sr-8517.