EBENEZER D. DENNY, PASSED MIDN, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Ebenezer Denny '47

Date of birth: ~1822

Date of death: February 2, 1853

Age: 30

Lucky Bag

The Lucky Bag was first published in 1894.

He was born in, and appointed to the Naval Academy from, Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh.

Life & Loss

Ebenezer died of typhoid fever on February 2, 1853 in Sonora, California. He was 30 years old and was not married, according to his death certificate. His parents were William and Sophia.

Career

From the Naval History and Heritage Command:

Midshipman, 17 September, 1841. Passed Midshipman, 10 August, 1847. Died 2 February, 1853.



Class of 1847

Ebenezer is one of 31 members of the Class of 1847 on Virtual Memorial Hall.