Facts and Events
Bryant Kenney was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA
Early Land Grant Survey in Virginia:
- Page 265 - Bryant Keney, 80 acres, Jennings Branch. Adjoining Michael Hogshead, Robert McKitrick, Hugh Johnson. April 5, 1775. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 92].
- Page 80.--Patent to Bryan Kenney, 1st February, 1781.
Records in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - MAY, 1771. (A). - Bryan Kenny vs. John Stewart (of Middle River).--Case. Writ, 20th March, 1770.
- Page 146.--19th August, 1773. Recorded. Settlement of Alexander Walker's estate: Vendue 6th September. 1770--To David Laird Cooper. Cormack McCaferty, Henry Demat, Hugh Green, Martha Walker, Wm. Deal, Bryan Kenny. 1773, August--A list of debts paid: To John Adare, James McCall.
- Page 271 - Hugh Johnson, 30 acres, Jennings Branch. Adjoining John Hogshead, Bryant Kenney.. February 12, 1775. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 93].
- Vol. 1 - MAY, 1780 (A). - Peter Hog vs. Bryan Kenny.--19th February, 1774. Terence O'Bryan is about to depart the Colony and deposes 19th February, 1774: In January, 1772, some time before the great snow, Bryan Kenny had a son James. The great snow began on Sunday and lasted over Tuesday. Hog lost several hogs on account of the snow and the roads were impassable.
- Vol. 1 - NOVEMBER, 1782 (C). - Bryan Kenny and Sarah, his wife, vs. Thomas Green and Ann, his wife, and Samuel Moses (Moris?) (Morra?) and Marcella, his wife.--Case writ, 25th October, 1782.