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Jonathan Milroy Tenney (1863 - 1939)

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Jonathan Milroy Tenney
Born in Virginia, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in , Upshur, West Virginia, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in French Creek, Upshur, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography

(Jonathan) Milroy Tenney was born May 16, 1863 in Virginia, son of Jonathan Tenney and Anna (Cutright) Tenney. (Note: This part of Virginia became West Virginia, in 1863, at the onset of the American Civil War) Jonathan M Tinney is found on the United States census of 1870, at the age of seven, living with his parents in what is now West Virginia. Both he and his parents give their birthplace as Virginia, while his younger siblings, Sina and Cora are born in the newly organized West Virginia, but his family never moved. [1]

On January 27, 1884, in Upshur county, West Virginia, Milroy married Etta Ann Tenney, born circa 1863. Etta Ann died April 24, 1899. Children of Milroy and Etta Ann were all born in West Virginia:

  • Ira Tenny, born March, 1884
  • Frederick Tenney, born May, 1886
  • Elias Tenney, born September 1889

Milroy married secondly Luverna V. Bond. (estimated year of birth is 1899 per census records.) Milroy and Luvernia are found on the United States Census of 1900, living in Meade District, Upshur, WV. with his three children from his first marriage and a son, Everet Tenney, born March, 1894. [2]

On September 24, 1913, at Bean's Mill in Upshur county, West Virginia, Milroy Tenney married Emily Ellen Wayt, daughter of James K (Waits) Wayt and Susan Catherine (Bean) Wayt. [3]

Johnathan died December 29, 1939, aged 76, at French Creek, Upshur county, West Virginia and is buried in the Indian Camp Cemetery, there. [4]

Sources

  1. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZH9-44Y : 12 April 2016), Jonathon M Tinney in household of Jonathan Tinney, West Virginia, United States; citing p. 5, family 32, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 553,199
  2. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9ZX-CH5 : accessed 3 March 2018), Milroy Tenney, Meade district (east side), Upshur, West Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 145, sheet 10A, family 164, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,773
  3. Clan MacBean in North America, Volume III, Second Edition, Revised 1995, by Joseph S. Bean, page 735
  4. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/55250298/jonathan-milroy-tenney
  • Source: S2 Abbreviation: MarrFamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org) Title: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch   (http://new.familysearch.org : 29 Mar 2011) Subsequent Source Citation Format: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch   BIBL The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch  . http://new.familysearch.org : 29 Mar 2011. TMPLT TID 0 FIELD Name: Footnote VALUE The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch   (http://new.familysearch.org : 29 Mar 2011) FIELD Name: ShortFootnote VALUE The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch   FIELD Name: Bibliography VALUE The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch  . http://new.familysearch.org : 29 Mar 2011. TMPLT FIELD Name: Page

Acknowledgements

  • Tenney-339 was created by Michael Helmantoler through the import of MCHAncestors2014.ged on Aug 18, 2014


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