George Kennon

11 February 1802–28 December 1895 (Age 93)
Goochland, Virginia, United States

The Life of George

George Kennon was born on 11 February 1802, in Goochland, Virginia, United States. He married Ann Pollard Hopkins on 5 September 1822, in Goochland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Northern District, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Louisa, Louisa, Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 28 December 1895, at the age of 93, and was buried in Oakland, Louisa, Virginia, United States.

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George Kennon
Ann Pollard Hopkins
Marriage: 5 September 1822
William Ira Kennon
John Alfred Kennon
George Littleton Kennon
Ann E. Kennon
Nathan Thomas Kennon
Jeremiah Henry Kennon
Martha Jane Kennon
Charles Hopkins Kennon

Spouse and Children

5 September 1822
Goochland, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 10

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 28

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McKennon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Kennon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Kennen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George Kennon, "United States Census, 1860"

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