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Thomas Edward Riney, I

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Saint Marys County, Maryland
Death: Died in Washington Co, Kentucky
Place of Burial: Washington, Mason County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Riney, Sr and Ann Riney
Husband of Eleanor Riney
Father of Henrietta Wathen; Thomas Edward Riney, II; Mary Gristy; Zachariah Riney; Ann Nancy Alvey and 1 other
Brother of Zachariah Riney and John Riney, Jr.

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Name: Thomas Edward RINEY Surname: Riney Given Name: Thomas Edward Sex: M Birth: 1725 in , St Marys, MD Death: 5 Nov 1795 in , Washington, KY _UID: 2D3EB706B8C37A4DAC97BD0064AD6F6E580E Change Date: 13 Mar 2007 at 01:00:00

Marriage 1 Eleanor MERRIMAN b: 1738 in , St Marys, MD

Children

   Has Children Henrietta RINEY b: in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Basil RINEY b: Jan 1765 in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Thomas Edward RINEY II
   Has Children Ann "Nancy" RINEY b: 1767 in , St Marys, MD

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=edswoman&id=I194479

Name: Thomas Edward RINEY Surname: Riney Given Name: Thomas Edward Sex: M Birth: 1725 in , St Marys, MD Death: 5 Nov 1795 in , Washington, KY _UID: 2D3EB706B8C37A4DAC97BD0064AD6F6E580E Change Date: 13 Mar 2007 at 01:00:00

Marriage 1 Eleanor MERRIMAN b: 1738 in , St Marys, MD

Children

   Has Children Henrietta RINEY b: in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Basil RINEY b: Jan 1765 in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Thomas Edward RINEY II
   Has Children Ann "Nancy" RINEY b: 1767 in , St Marys, MD

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=edswoman&id=I194479

Name: Thomas Edward RINEY Surname: Riney Given Name: Thomas Edward Sex: M Birth: 1725 in , St Marys, MD Death: 5 Nov 1795 in , Washington, KY _UID: 2D3EB706B8C37A4DAC97BD0064AD6F6E580E Change Date: 13 Mar 2007 at 01:00:00

Marriage 1 Eleanor MERRIMAN b: 1738 in , St Marys, MD

Children

   Has Children Henrietta RINEY b: in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Basil RINEY b: Jan 1765 in , St Marys, MD
   Has Children Thomas Edward RINEY II
   Has Children Ann "Nancy" RINEY b: 1767 in , St Marys, MD

First land record in Maryland is dated 23 Sep 1771: warrant for 8 acres of vacant land adjoining Little St. Thomas in St. Mary's County, MD

Floated down on Ohio from Maryland on barge w/2 sons (one of which was Zachariah) about 1795

Listed as a planter in Pottingers Creek, KY 1795

Signed his will 4 Jun 1795, Washington County, KY. It was probated 5 Nov 1795


(All from pg. 8 of Riney Family History Book (RFHB))

First land record in Maryland was in 1771

Came from Maryland c. 1795 w/Zachariah and another son by floating down Ohio on a barge In KY, was listed as a planter (KY 1795 Pottingers Creek, Holy Cross Church)

Signed his will on 6/4/1795 in Washington County, Ky. It was probated on 11/5/1795

Value of his estate: 300 pounds, 10 shillings, 6 pence ------------------------------- Birth: 1725 St. Mary's County Maryland, USA Death: Nov. 5, 1795 Washington County Kentucky, USA

Thomas Edward RINEY, I

Father, John B Riney Mother, Ann Harris Parents are not proven and documented

There is no evidence that Thomas is buried in St Rose. I have placed him here for now rather than placing him in an unknown cemetery or ignoring his existence completely. He died in the vicinity of this cemetery in 1795 and there were few other options.

Washington Co., KY Wills 1792-1808, page 61, Kentucky Researcher-Vol. 2, Dec. 1963-No. 3 Thomas Riney - June 4, 1795 Book A 1792-1808: Thomas Riney Inventory Nov. 5, 1795 December 3, 1795 Being very sick and weak of body, etc., 1st I give to my daughter Nancy Alvey a feather bed and furniture that's known by the name of my bed. Item - I also give to my son Basil my other feather bed and furniture. Item - I also give to my three grandchildren, Mary Riney, Nancy Riney and Thomas Riney, children of my son Thomas Riney (deceased), 20 shillings each, Maryland currency to be paid to them as they come of age. Item - The money I have belonging to the estate of my son, Thomas Riney, deceased, to be given up to his widow and her husband on their giving bond with approved security to return the money to the children of the said Thomas Riney, deceased, as they come of age. Item - I also put into the hands of my son Zachariah Riney 20 pounds Maryland currency for the use of my daughter Henrietta Worthan. He having the use of the money for three years without interest; then to be paid to the said Henrietta or her legal representative. Item - After paying my just debts, I give all the residue of my estate both real and personal to be divided between my five children: Henrietta Worthan, Mary Gresta, Zachariah Riney, Basil Riney and Nancy Alvey, them and their heirs and assigns forever. And lastly, I appoint Zachariah Riney and Joseph Alvey executors to this my last will and testament; hereby making null and void all other wills and requests and testaments. In witness whereof I do hereunto set my hand and seal, this fourth day of June, 1795. Sealed and acknowledged. Samuel Overton, Thomas (X-his mark) Riney, Matthew Walton, Charles (X-his mark) Graves N.B. It is further my will and request that none of my negroes that I now possess and have willed away in the will hereunto annexed shall be sold out of the family of said children and their heirs. Thomas (X-his mark) Riney

Above information provided by: Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alv...

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Note: From The Centenary of Catholicity in Kentucky by Ben Webb, 1884, p.80 Riney was a prominent name of Catholic settlers in Kentucky from Maryland

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Name: Thomas Edward RINEY Surname: Riney Given Name: Thomas Edward

Birth: 1723 in St Marys, MD Death: 5 Nov 1795 in Washington, KY

Marriage 1 Eleanor MERIMEE b: 1738 in St Marys, MD Children 1. Henrietta RINEY b: in St Marys, MD 2. Ann "Nancy" RINEY b: 1760 in St Marys, MD 3. Thomas Edward RINEY II b: 1761 in St Marys, MD 4. Zachariah RINEY b: 1763 in St Marys, MD 5. Basil RINEY b: Jan 1765 in St Marys, MD

Source: Lillie Riney


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Spouse:
 Eleanor Maraman Riney (1738 - 1790)

Children:
 Ann Riney Alvey (1760 - 1830)*
 Mary Ann Riney Gristy (1761 - ____)*
 Zachariah Riney (1763 - 1859)*
 Henrietta Riney Wathen (1764 - 1810)*
 Basil Riney (1765 - 1824)*
 Thomas Edward Riney (1784 - 1792)*
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Burial: Saint Rose Cemetery Springfield Washington County Kentucky, USA


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Maintained by: Lynn Originally Created by: Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alv... Record added: Jun 17, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 92099633 https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=riney&GSfn=thomas&GSmn=edward&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=92099633&df=all&

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Thomas Edward Riney, I's Timeline

1725
1725
Saint Marys County, Maryland
1738
1738
Age 13
St. Mary's Co,MD
1760
1760
Age 35
St. Mary's County, Maryland
1760
Age 35
St. Mary's Co,MD
1763
1763
Age 38
St Mary's Co, Maryland, United States
1763
Age 38
St. Mary's County, Maryland
1765
January 1765
Age 40
St. Mary's County, Maryland
1795
November 5, 1795
Age 70
Washington Co, Kentucky
November 1795
Age 70
Washington, Mason County, Kentucky, United States