Janette E Kennon

28 March 1868–27 September 1890 (Age 22)
Fair Play, Polk, Missouri, United States

The Life of Janette E

When Janette E Kennon was born on 28 March 1868, in Fair Play, Polk, Missouri, United States, her father, Joseph Josiah Clark Kennon, was 26 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Fox, was 26. She married Jerome Grant Underwood on 3 November 1887, in Fair Play, Polk, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Jefferson Township, Cedar, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 27 September 1890, in Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Summit View Cemetery, Guthrie Township, Logan, Oklahoma, United States.

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Jerome Grant Underwood
Janette E Kennon
Marriage: 3 November 1887
Walter Ermine Underwood
Ornela Cornelia Underwood

Spouse and Children

3 November 1887
Fair Play, Polk, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 7

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

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McKennon .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Jannett Kennon in household of J C Kennon, "United States Census, 1880"

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