Isaac KENNON

Male 1756 - 1845  (88 years)


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  • Name Isaac KENNON 
    Born 06 Dec 1756  Holden, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth 06 Dec 1757  Holden, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Military 1775  [2
    • He enlisted in 1775, and served in the Revolutionary War in Capt. Nahum Ward's company, in Col. David Well's Regiment. He enlisted again later in Capt. Samuel Taylor's company in Col. Nicholas Dike's Regiment. Was honorably discharged at Dorchester Heights Nov. 28, 1776.
    Military Note 28 Nov 1776  [4
    • McKennen, Isaac, Charlemont. Private, Capt. Samuel Taylor's co., Col. Nicholas Dike's rett.; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., from place of discharge home, dated Dorchester Heights, Nov. 28, 1776; said McKennen credited with allowance for 6 days (125 miles) travel.
    Cen-Head 1790  Charlemont, Hampshire, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1790 census at Charlemont, Hampshire, MA shows:
      Isaac Kennan
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16:3
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over:1
      Free White Persons - Females:2
      Number of Household Members:6
    1790 Census
    1790 Census
    Isaac Kennan
    Cen-Head 1800  Burlington, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1800 census at Burlington, Chittendon, VT shows:
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 103
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 251
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 441
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 101
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 151
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 252
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 441
      Number of Household Members Under 165
      Number of Household Members Over 252
      Number of Household Members10
    1800 Census
    1800 Census
    Isaac Kennan
    Cen-Head 1800  Stowe, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1800 census at Stowe, VT shows:
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 102
      Free White Persons - Males -10 thru 151
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 252
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 441
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 101
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 151
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over1
      Number of Household Members Under 165
      Number of Household Members Over 252
      Number of Household Members9
    Cen-Head 1840  Plattsburgh, Clinton, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1840 census at Plattsburg, Clinton, NY shows: David Kennon; 2 males 5-10; 1 male 15-20; 1 male 50-60; 1 male 80-90; 1 female 5-10; 1 female 10-15; 1 female 20-30. Isaac Kennon, age 84 is included as a Revolutionary War pensioner.
    1840 Census
    1840 Census
    David and Francis (Fillmore) Kennon
    Died 03 Mar 1845  Plattsburgh, Clinton, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Probate 28 May 1845  Clinton Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • On May 28, 1845, David Kennon, a son of Isaac, was assigned as the administrator of his father's estate. Isaac died intestate.
    Reference Number 224 
    Reference Number 5508 
    Person ID I5508  mm
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2017 

    Father James MCKENNAN,   b. Between 1715 and 1720, Dumfries, SCOTLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1779, Charlemont, Franklin, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Margaret SMITH,   b. Abt 1717, SCOTLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 May 1744  Holden, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth BURNHAM,   b. Abt 1758,   d. 10 Jul 1824  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married Abt 1778 
    Children 
     1. Clarissa KENNAN,   b. Abt 1780,   d. Bef 1860  (Age ~ 79 years)
     2. James KENNAN,   b. Abt 1781, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Erastus KENNAN,   b. Abt 1782, Burlington, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Rhuel Burnham KENNON,   b. Abt 1791, Charlemont, Franklin, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Isaac KENNON, Jr.,   b. 13 Sep 1796, Waterbury, Washiington, VT Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. John KENNAN,   b. Abt 1798, Burlington, Chittenden, VT Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. David KENNON,   b. Abt 1786, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870  (Age ~ 85 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Dec 1756 - Holden, Worcester, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 06 Dec 1757 - Holden, Worcester, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1790 - Charlemont, Hampshire, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1800 - Burlington, Chittenden, VT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1800 - Stowe, Chittenden, VT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 1840 - Plattsburgh, Clinton, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Mar 1845 - Plattsburgh, Clinton, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 28 May 1845 - Clinton Co., NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • David Kennan is listed as having letters being held at the Post Office since January 1, 1823. [11]
    • New York Pensioners of 1835 County: Clinton Co. Name: Isaac Kennan Rank: Private & sergeant Annual Allowance: 41 66 Sums Received: -Description of service: Massachusetts mil. When placed on the pension roll: October 24, 1832 Commencement of pension: March 4, 1831 Age: 75 Laws under which inscribed, increased or reduced OR Remarks.:

      Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution(17 Vols.)Volume 10 page 519 Mckennan, Isaac, Charlemont. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Rice's co.of militia, which marched April 22, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 6½ days; reported returned home April 25, 1775; also, Capt. Samuel Taylor's co., Col. Nicholas Dike's regt.; pay abstract for mileage, dated Roxbury,Sept. 17, 1776; mileage (125 miles) allowed said McKennan; also, Capt. Nahum Ward's co., Col. David Wells's (HampshireCo.) regt.; enlisted Sept. 22, 1777; discharged Oct. 18, 1777;service, 1 mo., at the time of taking Gen. Burgoyne, including travel (80 miles) home; company marched from Charlemont Sept. 22, 1777.2

      Nov 1999 AT Source: NARA Order for Copies of Veteran's Recordsfor Isaac Kennon NARA reported back that they had no Isaac Kennon in their records. Sent a request asking for Isaac McKennan 3 Nov 1999.6 Dec 1999 - NARA reported no military records for Isaac McKennan.Source: Bowman, FQ, 10,000 Vital Records of E. NY, p. 1414847.

      Kennan, ____, 10 weeks, child of Isaac, d 2/3/23 inPlattsburgh (7-2/8)

  • Sources 
    1. [S890] Revolutionary War Pension Application, (ancestry.com, Provo, UT).

    2. [S885] Kennan Family, Thomas Lathrop Kennon, (Canon Printing Company, Milwauee, Wisc., 1907).

    3. [S886] Vital Records of Rutland, Compiler: Systematic History Fund, (Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1905).

    4. [S929] Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors, Compiler: Secretary of the Commonwealth, (Wright & Potter Printing Co., Boston, Mass., 1899).

    5. [S79] 1790 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1790, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    6. [S80] 1800 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1800, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    7. [S84] 1840 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1840, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    8. [S1050] New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, (New York County, District and Probate Courts, Ancestry Date, 2015).

    9. [S1129] U.S. Pensioners, 1818-1872, Department of the Treasury, (National Archives, Washington DC, Ancestry Date, 2007).

    10. [S1130] 82,000 Souls, Compiler: Wayside Resources_david, (2016).

    11. [S1131] NYS Historic Newspapers, Plattsburgh Republican.