Mary Christian KENNERLY

HAIRSTON.org ID#4046, b. 26 November 1803, d. 29 June 1885
Birth*Mary Christian KENNERLY was born on 26 November 1803 in Virginia.1,2 
Marriage*She married Thomas Jefferson PENN, son of Col. Abraham PENN and Ruth STOVALL, in 1818.3 
Census 1850Mary Christian KENNERLY appeared on the 1850 census of Thomas Jefferson PENN on 16 August 1850 in Patrick County, Virginia; Thomas Penn 69, Mary 47, George W. 27, Sarah 20, Joseph 18, Lucinda 15, Thomas G. 17, William 15, John C. S. 8. All born in Virginia.4

 
Census 1860*Mary Christian KENNERLY was Head of Household on 17 August 1860 in Patrick County, Virginia. Mary C Penn 58, Wiiliam A 19, John 17.4

 
Census 1870*She was Head of Household on 22 July 1870 Mary C. Penn 66, Thomas G. 32, Edmond 18, Mary A. 16.5

 
Census 1880*She appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 in Mayo River, Patrick County, Virginia, Mary Penn 77, Samuel W. Hairston 52 son-in-law, Eliza 52 daughter, Mary L. 24 grand-daughter, Mary Penn (not Hairston) 22 grand-daughter.1

 
Death*She died on 29 June 1885 at age 81.2 
Burial*She was buried in Penn Cemetery, Patrick County, Virginia;


Photo: Find A Grave by Elizabeth Reed-Eanes.2 

Family

Thomas Jefferson PENN b. 15 Jun 1781, d. 29 Mar 1858
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  2. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
  3. [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940 https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=13164, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  5. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
Last Edited25 Jun 2018