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Descendants of Richard Tennant


12. MARGARET2 TENNANT (RICHARD1, RICHARDA) was born 1788 in Monongalia County, West Virginia, and died July 24, 1857 in Monongalia County, West Virginia. She married JOSEPH VARNER, son of JOHN VARNER. He was born 1785 in Whiteley Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, and died November 13, 1863 in Monongalia County, West Virginia.

Notes for M
ARGARET TENNANT:
1850 US Census; Monongalia County, VA(WV); August 30, 1850; 37th District
Page Number: 333B; Dwelling Number: 589; Family Number: 590
Joseph Varner, 64, Male, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 1000, Born: PA, Cannot read and write
Margaret Varner, 62, Female, Born: VA
Sarah Varner, 30, Female, Born: VA, Cannot read and write
Daniel Varner, 25, Male, Farmer, Born: VA
Margaret Varner, 23, Female, Born: VA, Cannot read and write
Joseph Varner, 21, Male, Farmer, Born: VA, Cannot read and write

Notes for J
OSEPH VARNER:
1860 US Census; Monongalia County, VA(WV); June 19, 1860; District Number 6; Jakes Run P.O.
Page Number: 245; Dwelling Number: 423; Family Number: 412
Joseph Varner Sr, 65, Male, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 1500, Personal Estate: 100, Born: PA, Cannot read and write
Margaret Varner, 36, Female, Born: VA, Cannot read and write
     
Children of M
ARGARET TENNANT and JOSEPH VARNER are:
76. i.   WILLIAM3 VARNER, b. April 25, 1806, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. January 04, 1896, Jakes Run, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
77. ii.   REBECCA VARNER, b. July 09, 1810, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. 1900, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
78. iii.   JACOB A VARNER, b. January 19, 1814, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. October 13, 1869, Mooresville, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
79. iv.   ABRAHAM VARNER, b. August 15, 1817, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. April 01, 1897, Blacksville, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
80. v.   CASSANDRA VARNER, b. May 24, 1819, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. July 22, 1897, Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia.
  vi.   SARAH VARNER, b. 1820, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. 1885; m. SAMUEL DARRAH; b. Abt. 1820; d. Unknown.
81. vii.   DANIEL VARNER, b. May 17, 1823, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. December 19, 1898, Flat Run, Marion County, West Virginia.
  viii.   MARGARET VARNER, b. 1825, Marion County, West Virginia; d. Unknown; m. HENRY KENNEDY; b. Abt. 1825; d. Unknown.
  Notes for MARGARET VARNER:
1870 US Census; Monongalia County, WV; September 12, 1870; Clay Township; Morgantown P.O.
Page Number: 304B; Dwelling Number: 208; Family Number: 210
Nimrod Tennant, 30, Male, White, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 3000, Personal Estate: 1200, Born: WV, Male 21 years old
Margaret J Tennant, 29, Female, White, Keeps house, Born: WV
David Tennant, 9, Male, White, Born: WV, Attended school
Simeon Tennant, 7, Male, White, Born: WV, Attended school
Nancy E Tennant, 5, Female, White, Born: WV
Alisan Tennant, 1, Female, White, Born: WV
Margaret Varner, 44, Female, White, Domestic, Born: WV, Cannot write
NOTE: Nimrod Tennant is Margaret's first cousin once removed.

  ix.   MARY VARNER, b. August 03, 1825, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. Unknown; m. WILLIAM DARRAH, September 04, 1845, Monongalia County, West Virginia; b. Abt. 1826; d. Unknown.
82. x.   ELSIE VARNER, b. January 1827, Clay District, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. Unknown.
83. xi.   JOSEPH VARNER, b. October 11, 1827, Jakes Run, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. August 01, 1896, Jakes Run, Monongalia County, West Virginia.


13. CATHERINE2 TENNANT (RICHARD1, RICHARDA) was born 1790 in Monongalia County, West Virginia, and died 1863 in Greene County, Pennsylvania. She married (1) GEORGE SHANE in Greene County, Pennsylvania, son of NICHOLAS SHINN and CATHERINE ?. He was born Abt. 1779 in Greene County, Pennsylvania, and died April 10, 1816 in Greene County, Pennsylvania. She married (2) ISAAC MORRIS Aft. 1816, son of JAMES MORRIS and MARGARET MOORE. He was born 1796 in Pennsylvania, and died Bef. 1850.

Notes for C
ATHERINE TENNANT:
1850 US Census: Catherine is listed with her son Nicholas Shane in this census.
     
Children of C
ATHERINE TENNANT and GEORGE SHANE are:
84. i.   MARY3 SHANE, b. 1805, Greene County, Pennsylvania; d. Bef. 1860, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
85. ii.   ELIZABETH SHINN, b. Abt. 1809, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. Bet. 1840 - 1850, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
86. iii.   MARGARET SHANE, b. 1811, Pennsylvania; d. August 23, 1889, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
87. iv.   NANCY SHANE, b. 1814, Greene County, Pennsylvania; d. Unknown.
88. v.   CATHARINE SHANE, b. January 26, 1815, Greene County, Pennsylvania; d. February 18, 1894, Monongalia County, West Virginia.
89. vi.   NICHOLAS SHANE, b. February 29, 1816, Greene County, Pennsylvania; d. December 10, 1855, Brave, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
     
Child of CATHERINE TENNANT and ISAAC MORRIS is:
90. vii.   LOUISA3 MORRIS, b. December 02, 1821, Brock, Greene County, Pennsylvania; d. February 25, 1907, Littleton, Wetzel County, West Virginia.


14. JACOB AARON2 TENNANT (RICHARD1, RICHARDA) was born 1792 in Monongalia County, West Virginia, and died November 07, 1874 in Clay District, Monongalia County, West Virginia. He married ELIZABETH LANCASTER 1814, daughter of WILLIAM LANCASTER and ELIZABETH ?. She was born January 16, 1796 in Monongalia County, West Virginia, and died March 14, 1854 in Monongalia County, West Virginia.

Notes for J
ACOB AARON TENNANT:
1850 US Census; Monongalia County, VA(WV); September 10, 1850; 37th District
Page Numbers: 340B-341A; Dwelling Number: 705; Family Number: 706
Jacob A Tenant, 58, Male, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 2500, Born: VA
Elisabeth Tenant, 53, Female, Born: VA
Rachel Devine, 13, Female, Born: VA
NOTE: I am unsure of Rachel Devine's connection to the family.

1860 US Census; Monongalia County, VA(WV); June 20, 1860; District Number 6; Jakes Run P.O.
Page Numbers: 247-248; Dwelling Number: 440; Family Number: 428
Washington Tenant, 41, Male, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: Blank, Personal Estate: 1500, Born: OH
Sarah Tenant, 36, Female, Born: VA
Hester A Tenant, 17, Female, Born: VA
Jacob P Tenant, 15, Male, Born: VA, Attended school
Lucina Tenant, 13, Female, Born: VA, Attended school
Christopher Tenant, 7, Male, Born: VA, Attended school
Hannah Tenant, 4, Female, Born: VA
Jacob A Tenant, 68, Male, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 2000, Personal Estate: 364, Born: VA

1870 US Census; Monongalia County, WV; September 10, 1870; Clay Township; Morgantown P.O.
Page Numbers: 303A-303B; Dwelling Number: 191; Family Number: 193
Washington Tennant, 50, Male, White, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: Blank, Personal Estate: 3040, Born: WV, Male 21 years old
Sarah Tennant, 45, Female, White, Keeps house, Born: WV, Cannot write
Lucina Tennant, 22, Female, White, At home, Born: WV
Christopher Tennant, 17, Male, White, Farmhand, Born: WV, Attended school
Hannah Tennant, 15, Female, White, At home, Born: WV, Attended school
John Tennant, 9, Male, White, Born: WV, Attended school
Mary C Tennant, 6, Female, Born: WV
Jacob A Tennant, 77, Male, White, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: 5000, Personal Estate: 650, Born: WV, Father foreign born; Male 21 years old
     
Children of J
ACOB TENNANT and ELIZABETH LANCASTER are:
91. i.   JOANNA3 TENNANT, b. April 26, 1817, Ohio; d. April 22, 1887, Pike County, Missouri.
92. ii.   ISABELLA TENNANT, b. 1819, Monongalia County, West Virginia; d. May 26, 1882, Marion County, West Virginia.
93. iii.   WASHINGTON TENNANT, b. 1821, West Virginia; d. Unknown.
94. iv.   LUCINA TENNANT, b. December 14, 1822, West Virginia; d. August 22, 1884, Wirt County, West Virginia.


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