Francis Jenkins

Brief Life History of Francis

When Francis Jenkins was born on 22 November 1786, in Stoddard, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Obadiah Jenkins II, was 35 and his mother, Lucy Parker, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Obadiah Jenkins II
Lucy Parker
Obadiah Jr Jenkins III
Jonathan Jenkins
Sarah Sally Jenkins
Leffe Jenkins
John Parker Jenkins
Lucy Jenkins
Francis Jenkins
Lydia Jenkins
Alice Jenkins
Ellis Jenkins
Susanna Jenkins
Polly Jenkins
Letta Jenkins
Reverend Calvin Jenkins

Sources (4)

  • Frances Jinkins, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Frances Jinkins, "New Hampshire, Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"
  • New Hampshire, Birth Records, 1659-1900

World Events (3)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

1788 · The First Presidential Election

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: variant of Jenkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Jenkins is one of the most common surnames in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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