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Capt Isaac Dennison Kenyon
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1831
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1864
Virginia, USA

s/o Lewis & Ann

md: 09 Sep 1862 Carrie J. Freeman
Occupation: Merchant, Richmond, RI

Isaac D. Kenyon, Capt.
CIVIL WAR, Co. B, 21th CT Regt., wounded at Petersburg, VA, Aug. 18, 1864, Died Sept. 01, 1864

Civil War Records
He joined the 21st Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, as 1st Lieutenant of Company 'G'. He was in command at the disastrous battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia on 13 December 1862. He was promoted to Captain of Company 'B' on 4th June 1863. He led his Company gallantly at the battles of Drurys Bluff, Virginia on 16 May, Cold Harbor on June 1st and 3rd, and Petersburg, Virginia on June 15th, 30th and July 30th 1864. He was mortally wounded during the siege of Petersburg, Virginia, Aug 18th 1864, while in command of the company on the picket line. He died two weeks later at the Base Hospital, 18th Army Corps, Broadway Landing, Virginia. He was born at Richmond, Rhode Island and is buried there.

Photo Aug. 1998 
Family links: 
  Lewis Kenyon (1783 - 1839)
  Ann Sherman Kenyon (1790 - 1870)
  Abiel Sherman Kenyon (1813 - 1875)*
  Lucy Sherman Kenyon (1813 - 1886)*
  Elijah Kenyon (1815 - 1881)*
  Parmelia Kenyon Clarke (1817 - 1900)*
  Mary Ann Kenyon (1820 - 1842)*
  Hannah Griselda Kenyon (1822 - 1893)*
  Charles Henry Kenyon (1824 - 1891)*
  Sarah Penelope Kenyon (1827 - 1894)*
  Thomas Randolph Kenyon (1829 - 1832)*
  Isaac Dennison Kenyon (1831 - 1864)
  Susan Elizabeth Kenyon (1834 - 1909)*
*Calculated relationship
Capt. Isaac D. Kenyon

Update May 29, 2009
Inscription on monument:
Isaac D. Kenyon
Co. B, 21st Reg. C.W.
Born at Richmond, RI
Aug. 14, 1831
Died at Base Hospital 18th Army Corps Broadway Landing, VA
Sept. 1, 1864
"Enough, the storm is past.
Thy will be done."
Kenyon Lot
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: Sue
Record added: Jan 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13046666
Capt Isaac Dennison Kenyon
Added by: Jonathan Laing
Capt Isaac Dennison Kenyon
Added by: Jonathan Laing
Capt Isaac Dennison Kenyon
Added by: Sue
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