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Ethan Kenyon
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1793
Hopkinton
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1864
Allegany County
New York, USA

He was the son of Benjamin Kenyon and Mary Lanphere; married to first to Nancy Maxson and second to Ruth Prosser. He was War 1812 veteran of Allegany, New York. He has Kenyon identification 112321,from the book, American Kenyons.

Ethan is seen on the 1830 New York census living in Genesee, Allegany County, New York, with a younger wife and young children.

Ethan is seen on the 1850 New York census living in Genesee, Allegany County, New York. It shows he was born about 1793, Rhode Island, with numerous children, including John P. Kenyon, born about 1833, New York. Living with the family is Ruth Prosser, age 77, born about 1773, Rhode Island, Ethan's mother-in-law.

Ethan is seen on the 1860 New York census living in Bolivar, Allegany County, New York. He is listed as 66 years old, born 1794, Rhode Island. He is retired. His wife Ruth was born about 1802, Rhode Island.

Sources: The Maxson Family, Descendants of John Maxson and wife Mary Mosher of Westerly, Rhode Island, Walter LeReRoy Brown, pages, 21, 81, and 136, American Kenyons, by Howard N. Kenyon, page 136, and the 1830,1850, and 1860 New York Federal census records. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Nancy Maxson Kenyon (1800 - 1831)
  Ruth Prosser Kenyon (1801 - 1881)
 
Burial:
Wells Cemetery
Little Genesee
Allegany County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn Kenyon, Psy.D.
Record added: Sep 18, 2008
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Ethan Kenyon
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Ethan Kenyon
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- Marilyn Kenyon, Psy.D.
 Added: Jul. 5, 2009
 
 
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