Elizabeth Kennon (Worsham)

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Elizabeth Kennon (Worsham)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Oldtown, Grayson County, Virginia Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Conjurers Neck, Henrico County, Province of Virginia, (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Worsham of Jordan's Parish; William Worsham; Elizabeth Jane Eppes and Elizabeth Jane Worsham
Wife of Richard Kennon, Sr.
Mother of Mary Kennon Bolling; Elizabeth Royall (Kennon); Anne Eldridge; Judith Eldridge; Martha Munford and 4 others
Sister of Sarah Womack; William Worsham; Mary Ligon; Charles Worsham and Captain John Worsham
Half sister of Anna Eppes; Col. Francis Eppes, III; William Eppes; Mary Hardeman; Mary Archer Royall and 2 others

Managed by: Heather Billig
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About Elizabeth Kennon (Worsham)

Richard Kennon, Sr. must have died prior to 1703, because in that year Elizabeth Kennon joined a group that included eight other people of influence and patented 4,000 acres on a creek called Winterpock in southwest Chesterfield.  It appears that she entered this deal on behalf of her sons who were not of age.

This lady seems to have been business minded because she was also listed as the proprietor of a ferry which operated from Point of Rocks to the Prince George side of the Appomattox.  She operated this as late as 1720 when she would have been around fifty-five years old; an advanced age for a colonial lady.

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Elizabeth Kennon (Worsham)'s Timeline

1656
1656
Oldtown, Grayson County, Virginia Colony, (Present USA)
1663
1663
Age 7
England, United Kingdom
1675
1675
Age 19
Henrico, Virginia
1676
January 29, 1676
Age 20
Virginia
1676
Age 20
Henrico County, Virginia Colony, (Present USA)
1679
1679
Age 23
Conjurer's Neck, Henrico County, Virginia Colony, (Present USA)
1681
1681
Age 25
Conjurors Neck, Henrico, Virginia, United States
1684
December 5, 1684
Age 28
Conjuror's Neck, Henrico, VA
1685
1685
Age 29
Conjurors Neck, Henrico, Virginia, United States
1689
1689
Age 33
Conjurors Neck, Henrico, Virginia, United States