Thomas Kenney, Sr. (1655 - 1687) MP

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Nicknames: "Kinne", "Kinney", "Keeney"
Birthplace: Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Occupation: Husbandman in Salem, Essex, MA
Managed by: David Prins
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About Thomas Kenney, Sr.

Thomas Kinne Birth 11 Mar 1655/1656 Salem, Essex, assachusetts Gender Male Died 1 Jun 1687 Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Person ID I121 Lythgoe-Donaldson

 

Father Henry Kinne, b. 8 Jul 1623, King's Lynn, NORFOLK, England , d. 19 Jun 1696, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Mother Ann Putnam, b. Abt Feb 1629, Greenwich, Kent, England , d. 1679/1680 Married 12 Oct 1649 Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Family ID F47 Group Sheet

 

Family Elizabeth Knight, b. 7 Apr 1658, of Topsfield, Essex, MA , d. 6 Feb 1693/1694, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Married 23 May 1677 Salem, Essex, Massachusetts

Children > 1. Thomas Kinne, b. 27 Jul 1678, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts , d. 1 Oct 1756, Preston/Griswold, New London, Connecticut

 2. Joseph Kinne, Captain,   b. 7 Sep 1680, Salem/Danvers, Essex, MA ,   d. 12 Jul 1745, Preston, NEW LONDON, Connecticut  
 3. Daniel Kinne,   b. 23 Jul 1682, Salem/Danvers, Essex, MA ,   d. 1710/1773 
 4. Jonathan Kinne,   b. 27 May 1686, Salem/Danvers, Essex, MA ,   d. 1715/1777 

Notes:

Will 30 May 1687


In the name of God Amen. I, Thomas Kinney, of the town of Salem in the County of Essex in the Massachusetts Colony in New England being in perfect mind and memory though weak and infirm of body do make, ordain, constitute and appoint this my last will and testament in manner and form as followeth: (xxxxxxx) I give and bequeath my Soul into the hands of Jesus Christ with whom I hope to live forever and body to the earth to be decently buried at the discretion of my executrix here after named. And as for that estate, which God hath given me in this world my debts being being once paid I dispose of as followeth: Item I give and bequeath to Elizabeth my beloved wife all my estate both house lands and moveables for the bringing up of my children so long as she shall continue in my name which she shall prudently manage with the advice of my overseers for the best advantage both of her self and children. But if she sees cause to marry another man then before she marries what moveable estate shall be left after my debts are paid shall be equally divided in two parts and my wife shall have one half of it for bringing up my youngest child Jonathan and the other half of my moveable estate shall be equally divided between and for my two middle most sons Joseph and Daniel Kinney And the man that is about to take my wife shall before he be married to her give (in bond) for the payment of Joseph and Daniel1s portions. And if any of my children die before they do receive their portions, then what did belong to them shall be divided amongst the rest of my children equally ? Excepting excepting Thomas. Item I give and bequeath to my eldest son Thomas Kinney if he lives to come of age, and to his lawful heirs forever my house and my ten acres of upland and swamp be it more or less as (by my father deceased of gift) to me may more fully appear. Only he my said son Thomas Kinney shall pay to his younger brother Jonathan Kinney when his brother Jonathan Kinney comes of age so much as either Joseph or Daniel1s portions amount to. And (whereas) my said son Thomas Kinney should not live to come of age, Jonathan my (xxxxxxx) is and I do by these presents bequeath my lands to my next son Joseph Kinney and so successively to my son Daniel if he dies. He paying to my youngest son Jonathan Kinney as aforesaid. Item, I make appoint and ordain my (true and love) my wife Elizabeth my true and lawful executrix of this my last will and testament. And desire my (xxxxxxx) friends Alexander E. Osburn and Thomas Putnam overseers of this my last will as aforesaid. And do hereby absolutely revoke and dissanull and make totally void all other wills and testaments by me heretofore made And do hereby complete, ratify and confirm this as my last will and testament which shall stand in full force and (xxxxxxx) by witness my hand and seal the thirthieth day of May 1687 year (xxxxxxx). Memorandum: it is to be understood that two lines and a half of the original will is as blotted out before signing and so is not here recorded. Signed and Sealed in presence of us Ezekial Cheever\\ Sarah Lamb(?) Alexander Osburn This will presented for probate by Elizabeth Kinney executrix herein named, Ezekial Cheever, Sarah Lamb and Alexander E. Osburn (xxxxxxx) finally appearing made oath that they did see Thomas Kinney sign and declare the above written to be his last will and testament being then of a (disposing) mind to their best discerning and they subscribed as witnesses (xxxxxxx) attorney being present. Inventory of the estate of Thomas Kinney deceased as followeth: Taken 14 June 1687.

SOURCE: World Family Tree, Vol. 1 Group sheet says born 11 Jun 1655.

Married 23 May 1766 Salem, Essex, MASS Elizabeth knight.

Source: paul Herbig prfssrpah@aol.com

-------------------- DATA! The information has been taken from the Ahnentafel for Mary Alice Dewey Barden provided by Shryll Behn. Sources: World Family Tree Vol 4 - Page 2653 and others Needs verification -------------------- DATA! The information has been taken from the Ahnentafel for Mary Alice Dewey Barden provided by Shryll Behn. Sources: World Family Tree Vol 4 - Page 2653 and others Needs verification -------------------- Thomas (Henry) Kinne Compact Disc #106 Pin #972092 Pedigree

Sex:  M  

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Event(s)

Birth:   11 Mar 1655 

 Salem, MA  
Death:   1 Jun 1687 

 Salem, MA  

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Parents

Father:  Henry (John) Kinne*     Disc #106     Pin #972089   
Mother:  Anne (Edmund) Putnam*     Disc #106     Pin #972090  

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Marriage(s)

Spouse:  Elizabeth (Joseph) Knight     Disc #106     Pin #972663  
Marriage:  23 May 1677  
 Salem Village, MA 
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Thomas Kenney, Sr.'s Timeline

1655
March 11, 1655
Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony

!BIRTH
He actually was born either in the year 1655 or 1656

March 11, 1655
Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
April 11, 1655
Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, Colonies
1677
May 22, 1677
Age 22
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1678
June 27, 1678
Age 23
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
1680
September 7, 1680
Age 25
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
1682
July 23, 1682
Age 27
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1686
May 27, 1686
Age 31
Salem Village, Essex, MA
1687
June 2, 1687
Age 32
Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony

!DEATH
There is uncertainty about the year of his death

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