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John KENYON

John KENYON

Male Abt 1742 - 1831  (~ 89 years)

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  • Name John KENYON  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1742  RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jul 1831  Sterling, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1793  The Turses
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2006 

    Father Sylvester KENYON,   b. 7 Apr 1710, N. Kingstown, Washington, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1780, Hopkinton, Washington, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Anna BARBER,   b. 8 Oct 1717, S. Kingstown, Washington, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1755, Sterling, Windham, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1740  N. Kingstown, Washington, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth WEBSTER 
    Married 1764 
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F1244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1742 - RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jul 1831 - Sterling, Windham, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • "Mayflower Families Through Five Generations" states: The identity and circumstances of marr iage have not been proven. A John KENYON m. Newport, RI, 24 xxx 1764 Ann KENYON. Shortly th ereafter his father Sylvester deeded him land in Richmond RI as his son of Portsmouth of Newp ort Co. RI. On 5 March 1778 John and wife Anna of Richmond with Sylvester and his wife Ann a of Exeter sold Richmond holdings to Joseph WOODMANSEE. He removed from RI to CT about th e time of the Revolution and acquired land and farms in Voluntown and Sterling CT. His wil l was proved Sterling CT 8 Aug. 1831 but did not contain the name of his wife. In the will b e gives sons Lewis, George and Sylvester farms; names son John, daughters Almey Perkins, Nanc y Champlin, Abigail Warren and Cynthia KENYON. He names nine grandsons and nine graddaughter s: Samuel, Joseph, John and George Hassard Champlin; James, Varnum, Searls, George and Palme r Dixon; Bestsey, Fanny, Alsi(Elsie) and Abigail Champlin; Phebe KENYON, Almey Oatley, Poll y Wilcox, Harriet Card and Nancy Dixon.

  • Sources 
    1. [S94] Rhode Island Kenyons, Clark T. Kenyon, Colorado Springs, CO.

    2. [S91] Woodmansee GEDCOM.