MY JAMES - KENTON PAGE

Col. Simon Kenton, uncle to my 3rd great grandmother, Mary (Polly) Kenton, born 1788, daughter of John and Catherine (Russell) Kenton and Mary's huband, Berryman James, born 1789, Fauquier Co, VA, son of Thomas Russell James and Hannah White. From Fauquier Co., VA to Mason Co., KY. ************************************************************************************* The James family moved on to Clay County, IN. Berryman and Mary (Kenton) James are buried in the Bee Ridge Cemetery, Brazil, Clay, IN. Two sons moved from Indiana to Missouri. Thomas Russell James and John Kenton James. First to Henry Co., then to Lafayette Co. Thomas married Mariah Henderson Wallace. John married her sister, Celia Ann Wallace. Both brothers are buried in the Waverly Cemetery. Waverly, Lafayette Co., MO. ************************************************************************************* The WALLACE-WOODS-WALKER line is traced back to Scotland. Mariah and Celia's parents were John Wallace b. 1783, Albemarle Co., VA and Elizabeth Walker, b,1784 Rockbridge Co., VA. ************************************************************************************* Children of Thomas Russell James and Mariah Henderson Wallace born in Wavely, MO: Elizabeth Christina b. aft.1843, Franklin James, Mary James, Susan A. James, Russell James d.2 Oct 1862 CSA, William Cyrus James d. 2 Jun1866, CSA rode with Bloody Bill Anderson, Rovilla James, Jessie Maria James, Earl James, and George Washington James, my g great grandfather, b. 28 Nov 1852, married 1) Alice M. Scott and 2) Mary Alice (BALLEAU) Griffith* lived in Kansas City, MO.


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Yvonne-James Henderson , James Family Website Coordinator