KENYON FAMILY HISTORY

Generation 1

 

1. William KENYON

Married 11 June 1816 Saint John, Preston, Lancs to

Martha CASSON

 

Generation 2

 

2. Edwin Casson KENYON b 21 July 1816 in Preston, Lancs. Christened 26 Jan 1817 Saint John, Preston, Lancs. Occupation Printer Compositor (1861 census). Married  13 Jan 1845 St John, Preston, Lancs. to Sarah GREGSON (b circa 1816 in Preston).

 

Generation 3

 

3.  George William KENYON b June qtr 1846 in Preston, Lancashire. Christened 20 Nov 1846 Saint John, Preston, Lancs.  Occupation Office boy (1861 census).

Married  1870 at St John Preston, Lancs  to

Betsy FISH (b Jun qtr 1845. Born at Blackburn, Lancashire). Lived at 81 Hornby Rd, Blackpool (1891 Census) Occupation: Railway Clerk.

Children of George and Betsy KENYON

 

1. Bertha KENYON b Sept qtr 1873. Christened 29 Aug 1873 St John, Preston, Lancs. Married George E Heywood  (born at Chorlton-Cum-Hardy) 1899 at Chorlton-on-Medlock Register Office. Lived Levenshulme, Lancashire 1901 census. Occupation of George E Heywood: Living on own means (1901 census).

2. Ellen KENYON b Jun qtr 1875 in Preston, Lancs. Christened 02 Jul 1875 St John, Preston, Lancs.

3. Florence KENYON b Sept qtr 1878 in Preston, Lancs. Christened 13 Oct 1878, St John, Preston, Lancs.

4. Edwin Beresford KENYON b circa 1880 – born in Preston, Lancs

5. Edith Mary KENYON b Sept qtr 1886 in Preston, Lancs. Christened 18 Jul 1886 St John, Preston, Lancs.

 

Generation 4

 

4. Edwin Beresford KENYON

b   23rd  April  1880 Lancaster County Registrars Sub District – St John of Preston. Departed Liverpool 20 Feb 1902 for Cape Town on the S.S. Suevic. Occupation Clerk.

Married  2nd August 1906 in Cape Town Sth Africa

Alis (Alice) Enora GUNDERSON  b circa 1885 Stavanger Norway

Also known as Alis (Alice) Enora Gunderson Wetterhuis

Children of Edwin and Alis KENYON

 

1. Frederick Edwin Beresford (Teddy) KENYON (b 1908; d 1928). No children.

2. Mabel Enora KENYON (decd) b 1911; d 1984. No children

3. George William Beresford KENYON (b 3 Dec 1913; d 8 Dec 2008.)

4. John Francis Beresford KENYON b 1915; d 2004 in Malta. No children

 

Generation 5

 

5. George William Beresford (Bill) KENYON 

b 3 Dec 1913, at “Ashley”, Birrell St, Bondi, Sydney. Died 8 Dec 2008 at Thornleigh, Sydney.

Married 1 Jan 1943  St Stephens Church, Macquarie St Sydney to

Beryl THOMPSON  b  9 Sept 1919, Sydney

Children of Bill and Beryl KENYON

 

1. Janice Enora KENYON b 16 Mar 1947

Generation 6

 

6. Janice Enora KENYON b 16 Mar 1947

Married 31 July 1970 St Martins Killara

Roger Owen GLOVER b 6 Apr 1945

Children of Roger and Janice GLOVER

 

1. Kathryn Jane GLOVER b 2 Oct 1976

2. Andrew Kenyon GLOVER b 31 March 1981

 

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