John Kenyon

John Kenyon

Birth
Charlestown, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 20 Jun 1823 (aged 92)
Exeter, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Burial Exeter, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Plot exo68, plat #1, lot#1, job kenyon plot
Memorial ID 38170691 · View Source
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Husband of Freelove Allen*, Lydia Eanos, and Welthan Reynolds.
Father of:
(by Freelove) Gardiner, Mercy and John,
(by Lydia) Zebulon, Freelove, Freeman, Remington and Lewis,
(by Welthan) Joel, Haworth, Amos, Job R., Reynolds, Lydia, and Joseph Greene.

Signed pledge of Fidelity, 1778.

Son of John Kenyon and Mary Gardiner, brother of Remington, Mary, Dorcas, Hannah, Nathaniel and Elizabeth. Grandson of John and Elizabeth Remington Kenyon, and Nathaniel and Mary Greene Gardiner of South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
Kenyon ID# 1111

Having gone to the cemetery in June, 2012, other than the main 4 sided monument, there are 4 brass headstone plaques on the ground. We found one for Job, Welthan, Abba and Henry. If there are others for John and Elizabeth, they are buried under years of soil and leaves.
There are a number of headstones, broken, buried and illegible. The cemetery is unmarked, no real trail.

* Freelove Allen: Per Sons of the American Revolutionary (SAR) Freelove was an Allen, not a Reynolds. Daughter of William Allen and Freelove Tillinghast.


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Gravesite Details inscriptions for 17 burials to 1870. One 4 sided memorial remains, the other existing headstones are very worn and no inscriptions remain visible.
  • Created by: nancy robison
  • Added: 10 Jun 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 38170691
  • nancy robison
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Kenyon (24 Sep 1730–20 Jun 1823), Find a Grave Memorial no. 38170691, citing Job Kenyon Lot, Exeter, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by nancy robison (contributor 47058011) .