My roots of father’s family tree stretch back to William Jasper & Violette (Kennington) Fortenberry. Violette was the daughter of John & Martha Kennington and grand daughter of Edward Kennington.
My information on the Kenningtons is limited. I would be delighted to learn more.
Read more about theses Kenningtons:
- Adrianne Fortenberry Criminger, THE FORTENBERRY FAMILIES OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI; 1677-1984; South Carolina, Southern Historical Press, Inc, 1984.
- G. K. Fortinberry, ABSTRACT HISTORY OF THE FORTINBERRY FAMILY; 1795-1940’s; Family History Center Microfilm #1036152.
- Find A Grave Many family members’ tombstones are here.
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