Charles L Kenyon

Charles L Kenyon

Male 1854 - 1944  (90 years)

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  • Name Charles L Kenyon 
    Born 17 Apr 1854  Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Apr 1944 
    Age 90 years 
    Person ID I66091  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Job Kenyon 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jeanette Gurnsey 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F29666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lefa Williams,   b. 11 Jul 1857,   d. 10 Nov 1939  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Carrie Kenyon,   b. 15 Aug 1884,   d. 17 Jul 1966  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F28973  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • Charles L. Kenyon - April 17, 1854 - April 26, 1944. Plot P-65. Son of Job and Jeanette Gurnsey Kenyon. Husband of Lefa G. Williams Kenyon.
      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, May 4, 1944 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Charles Kenyon Services Held Here - Charles L. Kenyon, a lifelong resident of Sandy Creek passed away late Wednesday evening at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Carrie K. Parkhurst at Pulaski. Son of the late Job and Jeanette Gurnsey Kenyon, he was born in Sandy Creek, April 17, 1854. Educated in local Sandy Creek schools, he was a farmer and carpenter by trade. On January 29, 1880 he married Miss Lefa G. Williams, daughter of David and Elizabeth VanAuken Williams. The officiating clergyman was Rev. George R. Pelton then pastor of the Congregational church. Mrs. Kenyon passed away November 10, 1939 at Pulaski. Mr. Kenyon was a member of the Sandy Creek Methodist church. Besides his daughter he is survived by a granddaughter, Miss Josephine E. Parkhurst who teaches in Liverpool and several nieces and nephews. One of Mr. Kenyon's greatest interests was the Sandy Creek fair, never having missed a celebration in the 86 years of the fair and was looking forward to the 87th. Mr. Kenyon was 90, April 17th and plans had been made to observe the occasion but due to his illness only his niece, Mrs. Lizzie Wilcox spent the day in the home. Funeral services were held Saturday at 2:30 at the home. Rev. W. A. Gardner, pastor of the Pulaski Methodist church and Rev. Herbert Harrison, pastor of the Sandy Creek Methodist church, officiating. Burial was in Pulaski cemetery. Bearers were W. H. Crandall, Myron Ridgeway, Percy Hotaling, Lawrence Bettinger, Ralph Wardwell, M. E. Obleman. Friends from Syracuse, Adams and Sandy Creek attended the funeral.