Person:John Kilkenny (1)

John Kilkenny
b.Bef. 1759
d.bef. 25 July 1801 Augusta County, Virginia
  • HJohn KilkennyBef 1759 - bef 1801
  • WSarah UnknownBef 1762 - 1839
m. prob. bef. 1779
  1. John Kilkenny1779 -
  2. James KilkennyBef 1781 -
  3. Sarah KilkennyBef 1787 -
Facts and Events
Name John Kilkenny
Gender Male
Birth? Bef. 1759
Marriage prob. bef. 1779 to Sarah Unknown
Death? bef. 25 July 1801 Augusta County, Virginia

John Kilkenny, Sr. was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Estate Records of John Kilkenny

  • Page 175.- (undated, but appears to be abt. 1802).-John Kilkeney's estate in account with Sarah Jones (late Sarah Kilkenny) and Andrew Horouff (Harouff), administrators.
  • Vol. 2 - 23d January, 1804--Sarah Kilkenney, Andrew Haroffe, administrators of Jno. Kilkenney.

Records of John Kilkenny in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • 1796--July 22, John Reid and John Kilkainey, surety. John Reid and Frances Miller, widow of Wm. Miller, deceased, late of Rockbridge County.
  • 1801--April 22, James Kilkenny and Saml. Long, surety. James Kilkenny and Peggy Coiner (Comer), daughter of Michael Coiner, deceased. Sarah Kilkenny swears her son, James Kilkenny, is of age. (Note: the Sarah Kilkenny listed is the wife of John Kilkenny. John must have been sick and/or died prior to this date).
  • Page 170.--25th July, 1801. Sttlement by Samuel Long, guardian for Peggy Kilkny, late Peggy Coiner (Comer?). (Note: the Peggy Kilkenny listed is the Peggy Coiner that married James Kilkenny, son of John Kilkenny, just three months prior).
  • Vol. 2 - FEBRUARY, 1799, (A to K). - Commonwealth vs. John Kilkenny, Jr.--Mary King, daughter of Richard King, 2d November, 1798. (Note: this record establishes that John Kilkenny had a son John, who was most likely an adult prior to this date. Does this record list John's wife?).
  • Vol. 2 - MARCH, 1800 (H to Z). - John Kilkenny and Sally, his wife, vs. William Short and Mary, his wife. --A. and B.