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Ann Kenderdine & Peter Jones

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Ann Kenderdine & Peter Jones

Posted: 11 Jun 2013 12:09PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Jones, Kenderdine, Campbell, Whitman, Moores, Baack, Ammerman, Snedeker
Looking for descendants of Ann Kenderdine Jones. She was born 08 Apr 1808 in Staffordshire, England the daughter of Benjamin Kenderdine and Ann Holding. She married Peter Jones on 11 Jul 1826 at St. Mary's in Stafford, Staffordshire, England.

Ann Kenderdine and Peter Jones had five (5) children:

George, born 14 Jan 1827;
Emma, born 18 Aug 1830;
Peter, born 16 Aug 1832;
Helen, born 29 Aug 1834;
William, born about 1837.

In Jun of 1840 she jorneyed with her husband and children to New York City aboard the North America. Peter Jones was a shoemaker and he, Ann and all the children, except George, appear on the 1850 Census.

There is an Ann Jones listed on the 1860 census in West Farms, Westchester County at the home of George and Mary Snedeker.

Additional info to help identify is as follows:

Emma Jones married Charles Campbell in about 1853 and died in NYC 01 May 1892. Her children were:

Ada, born about 1855, married Frederic Moores, died 26 Feb 1925 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut;
Eugenia, born 04 Mar 1857, married Henry J. Baack, died 17 April 1944 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut;
Nettie, born 19 Nov 1858, died 07 Apr 1944 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut;
Elizabeth, born about 1861, married Leonard Ammerman, died 28 Apr 1952 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut.

The Campbell's appear on the 1860 Cencus living in West Farms, Westchester County. William Jones is listed as living with them.

Peter Jones, Jr. is listed as a Police Officer living in NYC in 1860. After the Civil War he settled in Jacksonville, FL and was a six time mayor of the city and Jacksonville's first professional fire chief. He died in Jan 1891.

His wife Mary is listed with him on the 1860 census.

In 1865 he married Caroline J. Whitman and had the following children:

Lena Novella, born 29 Sep 1870 in Jacksonville, died 18 Jan 1930 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan;
Ann Lillian, born, 15 March 1873, married James Edward Harrell, died 22 Apr 1961 in Hampton, Virginia;
William B., born 07 Apr 1877, died 07 Jan 1899 in Camp Columbia, Havana, Cuba.

Any info would be appreciated, especially death dates, locations, etc., and info on George, Helen and William.

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