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Richard D Tennant, Sr.

Birthplace: Glasgow, Lenark County, Scotland
Death: Died in Plains of Abraham, Québec, Canada
Cause of death: Killed as soldier serving under General Wolfe in the Battle of Québec
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Tennant and Mary J Tennant
Husband of Janet Wark Tennant
Father of Rebecca Tennant; William Tennant; John Tennant; Grisall Tennant; Richard D. Tennant, II and 4 others

Occupation: Battle, PQ
Managed by: David Lee Kaleita
Last Updated:

About Richard D Tennant, Sr.

Entered 15 April 2010:

Richard died in the Battle of Quebec September 13, 1759, at the age of fifty--nine.

Source for above information:

Killed "Plain of Abraham" Battle of Quebec
Richard Tennant was born in 1712 in Glasgow Scotland.

He was a subject of the then king, George III and served in the British Army under General Wolfe.

Richard was killed in the battle of Quebec, Canada on September 13 1759 on the Plains of Abraham.

Source- Wiley's History of Monongalia County page 756 Monongalia story Vol I Appendix C.

Parents: Robert Tennant, Mary Geisler

Wife: Janet Wark

Children: Rebecca Tennant, Richard D Tennant, Wiliam Tennant, John Tennant

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Richard D Tennant, Sr.'s Timeline

Glasgow, Lenark County, Scotland
January 1739
Age 27
Glasglow, Scotland
November 30, 1739
Age 27
Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 28
Glasgow, City of Glasgow, UK
Age 30
Lanark, Lanarkshire, UK
February 6, 1743
Age 31
Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
January 17, 1744
Age 32
Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 34
Glasgow, City of Glasgow, UK