William Rennick

1780–21 September 1851 (Age 71)
Hampshire, Virginia, United States

The Life of William

When William Rennick was born in 1780, in Hampshire, Virginia, United States, his father, George William Rennick, was 9 and his mother, Elizabeth Welton, was 15. He married Elizabeth Anne Mc Dade in 1811, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Shawswick, Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States in 1850. He registered for military service in 1812. He died on 21 September 1851, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Shawswick Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Rennick
1780–1851
Elizabeth Anne Mc Dade
1790–1844
Marriage: 1811
James McDade Rennick
1812–1880
William RENNICK
1828–1840
George Washington RENNICK
1814–1859
John RENNICK
1818–
Elizabeth Rennick
1819–1910
Mary Jane 'RENNICK"
1823–
Joseph K. RENNICK
1824–1910
Sarah Ann Rennick
1826–1857
Thomas H RENNICK
1829–
Matilda RENNICK
1832–1900
Abraham M Rennick
1834–1921

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1811
Lawrence, Indiana, United States
children

(11)

    Male1812–1880Male

    George Washington RENNICK

    Male1814–1859Male

    John RENNICK

    Male1818–Male

    Female1819–1910Female

    Mary Jane 'RENNICK"

    Female1823–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 0

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: variant of Renwick .2 Altered spelling of German Rennich, a variant of Reinecke .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wm Rennick, "United States Census, 1840"
  • William Rennick, "United States Census, 1830"
  • William Rennick, "United States Census, 1850"

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