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David Kenney 1760 PA    NY - 1840 Ontario

DNA results place participant in Family Group 1
the “Dutch” line
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Participant 79512

1)  David Kenney
b . abt. January 1760 in Cambridge, Lancaster Co., PA, d. June 1, 1840 Trafalgar, Halton Co., Ontario, Canada
+ Margaret Fuss b. 1770 Courtland, New York, d. February 4, 1848 Trafalgar Twp, Ontario  One reference to David's wife is Margaret Fuss & another says Margaret Shea. Shea does show up as the middle name of grandchild (Pheobe Shea Dean, daughter of David & Margaret's daughter Rebecca).  They had 9 children.

David moved to Grimsby Ontario 1802, staying until granted a land petition: Land Petition #8/27 David Kenney of Grimsby 24 Nov 1807 ...to his Excellency, Francis Gore, Esquire, Lt. Gov. of Upper Canada ... that your petitioner came into this province six years ago from the Jersies and has a family consisting of a wife and nine children of which 6 are sons, that he has property of the amount of 500 pounds in province currency, has taken the oath of allegiance and is desirous to occupy and improve a lot of Crown land of 200 acres... The land petition was granted in Council 25 November 1807 (RG 1, L3, volume279, K3/27, 4 pages)

It is believed that David Kenney had a brother Peter who came to Grimsby at about the same time. Peter Kenney: b. 1766-1774 in New Jersey, d. Aft. 1822 m. December 13, 1795 to Jane McCowen b. 1771-1774 in Maryland.  They had 13 children.

2) Samuel David Kenney b: 4 Apr 1797 Cambridge, PA d: 21 Apr 1881 Drumquin, ON
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Lucy (Robinson) Robbins b: 13 Nov 1802 Cambridge, PA d: 17 Oct 1860 Drumquin, ON

3) John Smith Kenney, Sr. b: 9 Mar 1832 Drumquin, ON d: 1 May 1865 Drumquin, ON
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Arabella Howes b: 1833 Drumquin, ON d: 20 Aug 1885 Drumquin, ON

4) John Smith Kenney, Jr. b: 7 Mar 1861 Drumquin, ON d: 15 Aug 1922 Woodstock, ON
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Grace Dewar McGachie b: 27 Feb 1864 Dundas, ON d: 1 Jul 1941 Woodstock, ON

5) John Fredrick Russell Kenney b: 27 Mar 1903 Eastwood, ON d: 13 Dec 1968 London, ON
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Kathleen Mary Barney b: 20 Apr 1905 Woodstock, ON d: 22 Apr 1987 Toronto, ON

6) Private

7) Participant #79512

 

See also:
http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/k/e/n/David-A-Kenney/index.html

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