William Tenney, Sr.[1, 2]

Male 1778 - 1838  (60 years)


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  • Name William Tenney 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 27 Feb 1778  Temple, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Aug 1838  Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 9 Aug 1977  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Endowed (LDS) 13 Aug 1977  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4183  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Benjamin Tenney 
    Mother Ruth Blanchard 
    Sealed P (LDS) 13 Aug 1977  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Judith Reed,   b. 28 Oct 1776,   d. 12 Aug 1813, Saint Albans, Franklin, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1799  [4
    Children 
     1. William Tenney,   b. 10 Mar 1802, Grafton, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1844, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. Alvah Tenney,   b. 17 Oct 1803, Temple, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jonathan Tenney,   b. 6 Dec 1805, Grafton, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ruth Tenney,   b. 9 Mar 1808, Grafton, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1814  (Age 6 years)
    Family ID F3667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mercy Forrester 
    Married 12 Sep 1813  [4
    Family ID F3669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Son of Benjamin, son of William Tenney son of William Tenney and Ruth Blanchard daughter of Samuel Blanchard and Ruth Tenney; son of Samuel Blanchard and Sarah Johnson; Ruth is the daughter of William Tenney and Mehitable Pearson.

      THE_SECOND_SEVENTY_ELDERS: Kirtland, Ohio, 7 Apr 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saints..." Appendix E, p. 97)

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), , Ohio, 7 Apr 1836 (Backman, "A Profile of Kirtland Saint.

    2. [S4310] .

    3. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990).