Marshall Lathrop Keniston

8 June 1853–7 January 1934 (Age 80)
Albany Township, South Oxford Territory, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Marshall Lathrop

When Marshall Lathrop Keniston was born on 8 June 1853, in Albany Township, South Oxford Territory, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Samuel Ephraham Keniston, was 27 and his mother, Dorothy Files Edwards, was 19. He married Mary Eliza McColister on 5 December 1874, in Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Plainfield, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States in 1880 and Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 January 1934, in Ludlow, Windsor, Vermont, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marshall Lathrop Keniston
1853–1934
Mary Eliza McColister
1853–1936
Marriage: 5 December 1874
Albert Irving Keniston
1875–1954
Venia May Keniston
1877–1965
Walter Chester Keniston
1879–1886
George Harley Keniston
1885–1911
Guy Harold Keniston
1888–1916
Harry Cole Keniston
1889–1960

Spouse and Children

Children

(6)

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1863
Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid
Age 11
St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 22
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, most likely in Dorset or Somerset, where the surname occurs most frequently. Alternatively, it may be from the Old English personal name Cynestān.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Kenniston

Sources (45)

  • Lathrop M Keniston in household of S E Keniston, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Marshall Keniston, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marshal Keniston, "United States Census, 1880"

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