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Zachariah Riney
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Birth: 1763
St. Mary's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1859
Gethsemane
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA

Father, Thomas Edward Riney
Mother, Eleanor Maraman

Zachariah married Margaret about 1794 most likely in Kentucky. they are believed to have had 6 children before Margaret died sometime before 1824. Zachariah then married Sarah Bickett on February 24, 1824 in Washington Co, KY.

Zachariah is credited with being one of Abraham Lincoln's first teachers. He owned a farm on the Rolling Fork near the mouth of Knob Creek near the Lincolns. (Abe Lincoln Grows Up, Carl Sandburg).

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Edward Riney (1725 - 1795)
  Eleanor Maraman Riney (1738 - 1790)
 
 Children:
  Sylvester Riney (1805 - 1870)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ann Riney Alvey (1760 - 1830)*
  Zachariah Riney (1763 - 1859)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Abbey of Gethsemani Trappist Cemetery
Gethsemane
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alv...
Record added: Nov 22, 2011
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Zachariah Riney
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Zachariah Riney
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- Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alvey
 Added: Nov. 22, 2011
 
 
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