Rev. Samuel Allen Kenoyer, (USA)

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Samuel Allen Kenoyer

Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Death: March 21, 1892 (71)
Hanford, Kings County, California, United States
Place of Burial: Hanford, Kings County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Michael Kenoyer and Mary Isabelle Kenoyer
Husband of Sarah Ellen Kenoyer
Father of Eli Kenoyer; Susanna Wright; Edmund Linken Kenoyer; Lemuel M. Kenoyer; Ellis Benjamin Kenoyer and 9 others
Brother of Frederick Kenoyer and Benjamin Kenoyer, (USA)

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About Rev. Samuel Allen Kenoyer, (USA)

Son of Michael and Mary Isabelle "Polly" Morgan Kenoyer. Husband of Sarah Ellen Kenoyer, married 23 OCT 1839 in Dubois County, Indiaia.

Civil War 21st Regiment, Missouri Infantry. Served at the Battle of Shiloh.

"...Samuel and Sarah moved to Kentucky from Indiana and from there to MO in the autumn of 1840. They walked from Hannibal, MO to 4 miles west of Edina. They had only fifty cents left when they arrived at their new home. They remained here only a short time before moving to the eastern part of Schuyler Co. near what is known as the Old Camp Ground. At this place they entered 80 acres of land and made the first improvements on it without horses or implements. They remained here for two years then moved to Knox Co, MO. They went to Scotland CO in 1855 settling 3 miles north of Sanhill, moving again in 1880 to Adair CO...In the spring of 1882, the family left MO and went to Chapman, NB. In the fall of 1891, Samuel and his wife moved to Yuba CO, CA and then to Hanford, Kings CO, CA where Samuel died....Samuel was licensed to preach by the Methodist Church at the age of 20 and he continued preaching until his death...Samuel served w1 months of military service in the Civil War, member of Co. B (D?)..." From "Preachers-Farmers-Pioneers, The Kenoyer Family in America, Descendents of John and Elizabeth Kenoyer" by Elizabeth Kenoyer Davis, 1971 pg 23. Inscription: "In Loving Remembrance of Samuel Kenoyer, Died March 23, Aged 71 years 6 months 4 days"

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Rev. Samuel Allen Kenoyer, (USA)'s Timeline

September 19, 1820
Pennsylvania, United States
April 13, 1841
Scotland County, Missouri, United States
June 23, 1843
March 18, 1845
Schuyler County, Missouri, United States
March 19, 1847
Missouri, United States
March 2, 1849
Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, United States
March 17, 1851
September 20, 1852
Scotland County, Missouri, United States
November 8, 1854
February 20, 1857