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3208. John Jennens (Jennings)118,119 was baptized on 8 Apr 1579 in St. Martins Parish, Birmingham, Warwick, England.119,120 He was born about 8 Aug 1579 in St. Martins, Birmingham, England.119,120 He died in 1608. [NEED TO DEFINE SENTENCE: Alt death locat] He died on 25 Feb 1652 in Birmingham,Worcester Co. St. Martins,England.119,125 He had his estate probated on 10 Mar 1652/53 in Wills of the Prerogative Court, England: Fauquier Co., VA..119,120 Name Suffix:<NSFX> Admiral Sir
[William Martin McDonald Jr.ged]

He started an iron works in the Birmingham area and proceeded to amass quite a fortune. T his fortune was passed on to Humphrey (his eldest son of his second marriage). Through Humphrey's son, Robert, the fortune passed to William, who died intest ate. Apparently, there was quite a quest by many Jennens descendants to get a piece of the fortune.

Additional source:

"Jennings Family Genealogy", by Shirley A. Jennings-Weber. N. 410 E. Fairway Dr., Hoodsport, WA 98548-9632. S he gives 5 different sources for her account of the Jennings Estate.

!SOURCE: World Family Tree, Vol 1, Pedigree # 1609 John Jennens (Jennings) and Joyce (Joice) Weaman (Weeman) were married on 24 Oct 1622 in England.

3209. Joyce (Joice) Weaman (Weeman) was born in 1600 in England. Children were:



Sir Humphrey Jennings.


John Jennings119,126 was born on 8 Mar 1606/7.119 He was born in 1607.


Abraham Jennings119,126 was born on 21 Jun 1618. He was born on 22 Jun 1618.119


Dorothy Jennings119,126 was born on 23 May 1623. She was born on 23 May 1623.119


Esther Jennens119 was born on 6 Aug 1626.119 She was born on 16 Aug 1626.


Joseph Jennens119,126 was born on 16 Aug 1626 in (twin). He was born in 1631.119 He was born on 16 Aug 1631.119 He was christened on 16 Oct 1631 in Birmingham, Warwick, England.119 He died about 1691.119


Sarah Jennens119 was born in 1634. She was born in 1634.119


Edward Jennens119 was born on 28 Oct 1638. He was born on 28 Oct 1638.119

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