Dennis Ennis

20 March 1788–24 December 1867 (Age 79)
Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life Summary of Dennis

When Dennis Ennis was born on 20 March 1788, in Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Paul Enos Ennis, was 34 and his mother, Mary Hannah Webster, was 28. He married Mary Crandall on 30 April 1813, in Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 24 December 1867, in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Ennis
1788–1867
Mary Crandall
1794–1863
Marriage: 30 April 1813
Mary Ennis
1815–1849
Albert D. Ennis
1817–1870
Albert Innis
1819–
Sally Ennis
1819–1883
George Nichols Ennis
1821–1898
Varnum Ennis
1824–1896
Oliver C. Ennis
1827–1871
Dennis Ennis
1829–1860
Jane E. Ennis
1831–1912
Martha Emily Ennis
1834–1892
Benjamin F. Ennis
1836–
Samuel P Ennis
1839–1896
Emma Ennis
1843–1870

Spouse and Children

Children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1789
Age 1
George Washington elected first president of United States.
1790 · 13th State
Age 2
On May 29, 1790, Rhode Island becomes the last of the original 13 colonies to become a state.
1811 · USS Revenge
Age 23
On January 9, 1811, the USS Revenge hits a reef off of Watch Hill, Rhode Island. The load the ship is carrying is handed off to other ships and the USS Revenge is tied down by tow ropes. It brakes free from the ropes and later sinks. In 2011 divers find what are believed to be the remains of the ship.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAonghuis ‘descendant of Angus’, a variant of Ó hAonghusa ( see Hennessy ). 2. variant of Scottish and Manx Innes .

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

Possible Related Names

Enis
Hennis
Enix
Hennessy
Innes

Sources (27)

  • Dennis Ennis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Dennis Ennis in entry for Sally Potter, "Rhode Island, Providence County, Providence, Swan Point Cemetery Records, ca.1846-ca.1950"
  • Dennis Ennis in entry for Martha Emily Peckham, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"

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