The JENKINS surname is in my maternal line. The origins of the surname are unknown at this point.
Stories and history :
Ahnentafel # 107 : Nancy Jenkins (1817-1856). Nancy was born in 1817 in North Carolina. She married Elias Groenendyke (1818-1906) on July 28, 1839 in Fayette County, Indiana. Elias was born May 20, 1818 in Fayette County, Indiana. They raised 9 children in Madison County, Indiana. Elias died May 23, 1906 in Darke County, Ohio. Nancy died May 11, 1856 in Madison County, Indiana.
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