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Benjamin Kinyon
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Birth: 1770
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1848
Chenango County
New York, USA

Son of John Kenyon & Hannah (Ketchum). He married Isabel Ketchum before 1796. He came to Chenango County, New York in 1795, with his brother-in-law Benjamin Ketchum. They are both listed on the 1810 Federal Census living next to one another.

In 1820 he is living in McDonough, Chenango, which is where it appears he lived until his death. In 1840, it appears he is living in the home of his son, Israel in McDonough.

His children include:

John Kenyon, born c 1800, who settled in Niagara County, NY
Polly Kenyon, who married Burdick
Hannah Kenyon, who lived in Onondaga County, New York
Israel Kenyon, born circa 1811, m Sally B Philly
Singleton Kenyon, born circa 1813, m Mary
Lydia Kenyon, married Allen, lived in Cortland County, NY

It appears, he may also have a son, George Kenyon, who was born c 1805, to whom he is living next to in 1830.

He has Kenyon identification 12114, which was added in the Author's Supplement.

Source: Author's Supplement, Howard N. Kenyon, compiled by Richard Reid Kenyon, page30. 
Family links: 
  Isabel Ketchum Kinyon (1770 - 1847)
  Israel Kinyon (1811 - 1901)*
  Singleton Kinyon (1813 - 1904)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Age at birth estimated by age at death.
Skillman Cemetery
Smithville Center
Chenango County
New York, USA
Created by: Marilyn Kenyon, Psy.D.
Record added: Oct 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30507754
Benjamin Kinyon
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Benjamin Kinyon
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From your son John
 Added: Aug. 31, 2013

- Marilyn Kenyon, Psy.D.
 Added: Nov. 15, 2008

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