Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Richard Kenner

Male Abt 1691 - 1727  (~ 36 years)


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  • Name Richard Kenner 
    Born Abt 1691  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1726/27  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I040391  Tree1
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2020 

    Father Rodham Kenner,   b. 23 Mar 1670/71, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1706, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Hannah Fox,   b. 25 Jul 1671, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Mar 1716/17, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 45 years) 
    Married Abt 1690  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Heale,   b. Abt 1694, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married Abt 1717  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rodham Kenner,   b. 2 Jan 1717/18, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1743, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Richard Kenner,   b. 6 Apr 1722, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1728/29, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. Hannah Kenner,   b. Abt 1725, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1752, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F16507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1713-1749 Northumberland County, Virginia Wills and Administrations: 1726-1729 Record Book, Page 35
      Kenner, Richard, of St. Stephens Parish
      W. W. 2 February 1725---W0 P. 18 January 1726/7
      Wife Elizabeth Kenner-two parts of my personal estate during her natural life and after her decease to go to my daughter Hannah Kenner, the other part of my personal estate to be divided equally between my two sons Rodham and Richard Kenner.
      Son Rodham Kenner•all the tract of land called old "Rodham's" land, to him and the heirs lawfully begotten of his body.
      Son Richard Kenner-all the tract of land called old "Suche's" •land, to him and the heirs lawfully begotten of his body.
      Son Richard Kenner-tract of land in Lancaster County which I had by my wife. If my son Rodham Kenner should sue and recover the land from my son Richard Kenner, the land I gave to him to go to my son Richard Kenner.
      Sons Rodham and Richard Kenner to be sent to England at the age of fourteen to be educated, if my executors think their estates can afford ito
      Wife Elizabeth-nine negroes vizt: Lieutenant, young Andrew,Sherry, Rose, Jude, Kate, Tom, Mary, and little Hannah.
      Godson Richard Straughan-two cows and calves to be delivered
      next fall and one cow and calf the spring followingv two ewes, and one ram
      Negro Nick-twelve months after my decease to go and live with my sister Elizabeth Debutts during her natural life, and after her decease to be free from bondage.
      Rest of my negroes to be divided equally between my son Rodham and Richard Kenner and my daughter Hannah Kenner, and to their heirs, to be divided when my son Rodham shall attain the age of twenty one years.
      Wife Elizabeth, and friend Robert Clark, executors. My wife to act as my executrix only during her widowhood, and if Robert Clark should die, I appoint my two uncles my executors.
      Sister Frances Spellman-negro girl Carolina and her future increase, to her and her heirs.
      Sister Hannah Cralle-negro girl Rachell and her future increase
      to her and her heirs.
      Witness: Christopher. Neale. Allen Harvey, and David Straughan

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