Mrs. Sarah J. Tierney, widow of John Tierney, of Quebec, Canada, died yesterday at her home, ...? East Preston street. Mrs. Tierney had been a resident of Baltimore for 15 years. Five children survive her. They are Mr. Thomas Tierney, Mrs. John Roche, Mrs. Wm H. Jamieson, wife of Captain Jamieson of the Earn Line Steamer Earnford; Mrs. John Tierney of Quebec, and Miss Rosalie Tierney.
From the Maryland Sun newspaper of November 4, 1896 (page 8)
(Note): The newspaper incorrectly lists her as Sarah J. Her full name was Sarah Ann.