Born: January 1, 1859, Wilmington, New York

Died: May 20, 1934, Washington, D.C.

Married: John Tierney

Children: Martin David Tierney, Michael Walter Tierney, John JosephTierney, Eleanor Argenta Tierney Winderl, Elizabeth Frances Tierney Whetzel

Ellen Davey Tierney and her husband were the first settlers on future site of the Adirondack Medical Center where they ran the Lake Colby Dairy and Produce Farm.