Jesse Kernes

about 1795–9 January 1842 (Age 47)
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Kernes was born about 1795, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jesse Kerns, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Canby, was 25. He married Margaret Hoopes about 1710, in South Africa. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 9 January 1842, in West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Kernes
1795–1842
Margaret Hoopes
1788–1857
Ann Elizabeth Kerns
1821–1863
Henrietta Kerns
1824–1847

Spouse and Children

    Male1795–1842Male

    Margaret Hoopes

    Female1788–1857Female

children

(2)

    Ann Elizabeth Kerns

    Female1821–1863Female

    Henrietta Kerns

    Female1824–1847Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1795–1842Male

    Rebecca Kerns

    Female1800–Female

    Thomas Kearns

    Male1814–1884Male

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1808

Age 13

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Kearns .

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

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