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William Jenison
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1758
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1819, USA

62 yrs

Next to wife Sarah
__________

Additional information has been supplied by: Douglas Robinson

From the book "New England Families" by William Richard Cutter (1914).

William Jennison, son of Captain Israel Jennison, was born at Worcester, Massachusetts, April 13, 1758, and died July 19, 1819. He was a soldier in the revolution. There were several others of the same name and it is difficult to distinguish his service from the others in the muster rolls, etc., in the archives. In 1777 he appears to be in Colonel Asa Whitcomb's Worcester county regiment. He married, October 30, 1788, at Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, Sarah Sumner, daughter of Rev. Joseph Sumner-(see Sumner V'l). She died at Swanton, Vermont, according to the history of Shrewsbury, in 1831, aged sixty-seven years. According to the family records her date of death was February i, 1832, aged sixty-eight years. He died at Swanton, July 19, 1819. aged sixty-two years. Children: Elizabeth Stowell, born July 24, 1789; Joseph Sumner, mentioned below; Nahum Eager, at Worcester, April 24, 1793: Charles Horace, at Southboro, March 2, 1796; William Danielson, September 10, 1798, at Shrewsbury. Born at Swanton: Israel, Sarah Sumner and Erastus Summer.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Sumner Jenison (1764 - 1832)*
 
 Children:
  Erastus G Jennison (____ - 1866)*
  Elizabeth Stowell Jennison Robinson (1789 - 1876)*
  Joseph Sumner Jenison (1791 - 1856)*
  Nahum E Jennison (1793 - 1849)*
  Israel Stowell Jennison (1801 - 1885)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greens Corners Cemetery
Swanton
Franklin County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Dec 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17079488
William Jenison
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William Jenison
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 Added: Jan. 18, 2010
 
 
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