James Tenney

James Benjamin Tenney (1837 - 1927)

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James Benjamin Tenney
Born in Lewis County, West Virginia, USAmap
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Husband of — married in Upshur County, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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Died in Upshur, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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  • Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Compiled Marriage Records, 1863-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
Name: James B. Tenney
Gender: Male
Spouse: Mary Wilfong
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 15 Jan 1866
County: Upshur
State: West Virginia
  • Year: 1880; Census Place: Washington, Upshur, West Virginia; Roll: 1414; Page: 181A; Enumeration District: 128. Ancestry.com.
  • Year: 1910; Census Place: Meade, Upshur, West Virginia; Roll: T624_1698; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0148; FHL microfilm: 1375711. Ancestry.com.
  • Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Name: James B. Tenney
Birth Date: abt 1835
Birth Place: Lewis County, West Virginia
Death Date: 23 Aug 1927
Death Place: Upshur Co., West Virginia
Death Age: 92 years 9 months 26 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Gender: Male
FHL Film Number: 816155
  • "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F1YC-PM3 : 10 March 2018), Margaret Ours in entry for James B. Tenney, 23 Aug 1927; citing Upshur, West Virginia, County Records, 10815, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 1,953,433.

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