Jenny Family Genealogy Forum
Sarah Jenney was the daughter of John Jenney (Samuel, John) and his first wife, Margaret Hicks, daughter of Samuel and Lydia (Doane) Hicks, m. about 1669. This account is from The Jenney Book, John Jenney of Plymouth, and his Descendants, compiled from the Manuscripts of Bertha W. Clark and Susan C. Tufts, edited by Judith Jenney Gurney, Baltimore, MD, Gateway Press, 1988. pp 40 and 43. John Jenney, son of Samuel, grandson of the immigrant, John, was born in Plymouth Colony about 1647 and died in Dartmouth, MA 10 April 1727. He married second, Phebe Watson Shaw. All 7 children are shown as born to his first wife. The book states that he donated land for the Acushnet burying ground and served in various civil offices in the town of Dartmouth.
The Jenney Book can be purchased from the editor and most likely is available through interlibrary loan if you are interested in learning more.
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