Jesse Kernes

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

The Life Summary of Jesse

When Jesse Kernes was born about 1795, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Jesse Kerns, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Canby, was 26. 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 48.

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Jesse Kernes
about 1795–1842
Margaret Hoopes
Ann Elizabeth Kerns
Henrietta Kerns

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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.
Age 8
France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
Age 13
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kearns .

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

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