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Ammon Meshach Tenney (1844 - 1925)

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Ammon Meshach Tenney
Born in Rand, Lee, Iowa, United Statesmap
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Son of [father unknown] and
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USAmap
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Colonia Diaz, Chihuahua, Mexicomap
Descendants descendants
Died in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United Statesmap
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Tenney-267 created 18 Mar 2014 | Last modified | Last edit: 10 Nov 2017
07:50: Linda (Cox) Green edited the Biography for Ammon Tenney. [Thank Linda for this]
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Categories: Willard Richards Company 1848 | Nathan C. Tenney Company 1858 | LDS Pioneers | LDS Mexican Colonias.

Ammon Tenney is an LDS pioneer.

Biography

  • Convicted of polygamy 1884; pardoned by President Grover Cleveland after serving 2 years of 3 1/2 year sentence.
  • Moved to Mexico to avoid additional prosecution when he took a third wife 1890
  • Second wife separated from him due to domestic violence in 1892

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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Ammon by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Ammon:

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