Anne Kenner

1730–1794 (Age 64)
Northumberland, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Anne

When Anne Kenner was born in 1730, in Northumberland, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Matthew Kenner, was 42 and her mother, Elizabeth H. Aldridge, was 61. She married William Gallahue in 1751, in Prince William, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1794, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 64.

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William Gallahue
Anne Kenner
Marriage: 1751
Charlotte Gallahue
Darby Gallahue
Jeremiah Gallahue
Elizabeth Gallahue
Frances "Fanny" Rowland

Spouse and Children

Prince William, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 28

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 45

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Age 46

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Kenner ‘connoisseur’ (from kennen ‘know’), hence a nickname for someone considered to be knowledgeable or an expert of some kind; it may also have been used ironically to denote a ‘know-all’.2 German: habitational name for someone from Kenn, near Trier.3 German: topographic name for someone living near a water pipe or channel, from Middle High German kener ‘water channel’, ‘drainage pipe’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Anne Kenner - birth: about 1734; Northumberland, Virginia, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Anne Kenner - birth-name: Anne Kenner

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