Biography of John H. Kenyon
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Kenyon, John H., of the firm of Dill & Kenyon, of Buskirk Bridge, was born at Tiashoke in 1866, son of Franklin Hamilton. But his mother having died when he was an infant he was adopted by his grandfather, taking his name by order of court. His grandfather, Henry Kenyon, died in 1887. He was a farmer and John was reared on the farm in Washington county, where he lived until 1891, when he began mercantile life at the present location. The firm was previously Rich & Dill, which carried a large stock of general goods. He married, in 1888, Mary Ida Herrington, daughter of the late B. F. Herrington. Four children are the issue of this marriage: Mildred Wynona, BenBamin Herrington, Zillah Sylvia and Orlon. Mr. Kenyon is a Republican and a Mason of high degree.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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