Martin William Kenney

Martin William Kenney
b: 22 MAY 1864
d: 24 JAN 1944
Biography
In 1889 Martin entered the conference of the Wesleyan Methodist churchserving two years in South Dakota and four years in Iowa. In 1895 hecame to minnesota and joined the Minnesota confernce of the Methodistchurch in which he has served through these years. He has heldpastorates in the following churches; LaCrescent, Money Creek, Stockton,Lyle, Le Suerur Center, Sherburne, St. Charles, N. St. Paul, Medford, St.Peter, Elysian, and Alden. After retiring in 1929 he moved to Farmingtonand later served this church for three years.
Mr. Kenney was married to Miss Carrie Berdine, Nov. 20, 1888 and to themtwo daughters were born, Arla and Gladys.
Mrs. Kenney passed away in the early winter of 1933 and was buried in theCorinthian cemetery of Farmington.
Later Mr. Kenney was married to Miss Dorothy Bennett of Madison Lake,Minnesota, who survivies him with the two daughters, two granddaughtersand two great granddaughters.
Rev. Kenney suffered a stroke some 30 days ago from which he was unableto recover. Obituary - Dakota County Tribune - February 9, 1944

Martin received two letters from a cousin, Henry Martin Kenney ofBoston, Mass dated August 2 and November 29, 1902. Marie Kenney Steffenhas originals.
Typed copies are in Kenney file.
Facts
  • 22 MAY 1864 - Birth - ; Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota
  • 24 JAN 1944 - Death -
Ancestors
   
Reuben Keeney II
26 OCT 1772 - 22 DEC 1853
 
 
Henry E. Kenney
13 MAR 1822 - 16 SEP 1884
  
  
  
Mary [Polly] Nightingale
1779 - 19 DEC 1860
 
Martin William Kenney
22 MAY 1864 - 24 JAN 1944
  
 
  
Squine M. Holden
5 SEP 1805 -
 
 
Ermina Holden
29 JAN 1839 - 5 MAY 1906
  
  
  
Emeline Doolittle ?
12 MAR 1812 -
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Henry E. Kenney
Birth13 MAR 1822Greenfield, Mass./Franklin County B-28-29
Death16 SEP 1884 Horse Shoe Lake, Minnesota [Kenneyville] A-80-27
Marriage19 JUL 1855to Ermina Holden at Northfield, Mass./Franklin County
FatherReuben Keeney II
MotherMary [Polly] Nightingale
PARENT (F) Ermina Holden
Birth29 JAN 1839Orange, Massachusetts
Death5 MAY 1906 Waterville, Minnesota
Marriage19 JUL 1855to Henry E. Kenney at Northfield, Mass./Franklin County
FatherSquine M. Holden
MotherEmeline Doolittle ?
CHILDREN
FMary Ellen Kenney
Birth19 DEC 1856Greenfield, Mass.
Death20 AUG 1945California
Marriage3 JUL 1875to Harris Peavoy at Morristown. Morristown Twp. Rice County, Minnesota
MEdward D. Kenney
Birth12 MAR 1859Greenfield, Mass./Franklin County
Death22 MAY 1944Waterville, Minn./Le Seuer County
Marriage15 JUL 1888to Mary Janette Semans at Waterville, Minn. Married 55 years
MMartin William Kenney
Birth22 MAY 1864Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota
Death24 JAN 1944
Marriage20 NOV 1888to Carrie Berdine
Marriageto Dorothy Bennett
FAbbie Adelia Kenney
Birth23 OCT 1870Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota
Death25 MAY 1953Racine, Wisconsin
Marriageto Mike Bauer
Marriageto Henry Richards
MLewis [Louis] Kenney
Birth25 JAN 1877Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota - A-98-34
Death
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Martin William Kenney
Birth22 MAY 1864Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota
Death24 JAN 1944
Marriage20 NOV 1888to Carrie Berdine
Marriageto Dorothy Bennett
FatherHenry E. Kenney
MotherErmina Holden
PARENT (F) Carrie Berdine
BirthUNKNOWNCounty of Beadle, Territory of North Dakota
DeathDEC 1933
Marriage20 NOV 1888to Martin William Kenney
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FArla Kenney
Birth
Death
FGladys Kenney
Birth
Death
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Martin William Kenney
Birth22 MAY 1864Kenneyville, Le Seuer County, Minnesota
Death24 JAN 1944
Marriage20 NOV 1888to Carrie Berdine
Marriageto Dorothy Bennett
FatherHenry E. Kenney
MotherErmina Holden
PARENT (F) Dorothy Bennett
Birth1889Madison Lake, Minnesota
Death16 MAR 1975
Marriageto Martin William Kenney
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
Descendancy Chart
Martin William Kenney b: 22 MAY 1864 d: 24 JAN 1944
Carrie Berdine b: UNKNOWN d: DEC 1933
Dorothy Bennett b: 1889 d: 16 MAR 1975

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