Rev Johann Ulrich Kenoyer

25 May 1752–August 1814 (Age 62)
Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Johann Ulrich

When Rev Johann Ulrich Kenoyer was born on 25 May 1752, in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Leonhardt Gnarr Kenoyer, was 27 and his mother, Anna Maria Barbara, was 24. He married Elizsabetha Kitzmiller in 1777, in Fairfield, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He died in August 1814, in Bloom Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Bloom Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States.

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Rev Johann Ulrich Kenoyer
Elizsabetha Kitzmiller
Marriage: 1777
Samuel Kenoyer
Michael Kenoyer
Elizabeth Kenoyer
Johannes Ludwig Lewis Kenoyer
Jacob E. Kenoyer
George Kenoyer
Johann Ludwig "Lewis" Kenoyer
Rev Frederick Kenoyer
Mary Kenoyer
Volantine Kenoyer
Henry Jeremiah Kenoyer
Elizabeth Kenoyer

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  • Marriage
    1777Fairfield, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (6)

    Age 24
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 24
    The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 34
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of German Kneuer, a variant of Knauer .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Uli Kneyer in entry for Johannes Kneyer, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
    • Rev Johann Ulrich Kenoyer, "Find A Grave Index"

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