John P. Renn1

M, b. 11 January 1880, d. 30 July 1953

Family: Elizabeth "Lizzie" Bell Robertson b. 20 Mar 1885, d. 11 Jul 1974

Citations

  1. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S638] Unknown subject, Draft Registrations World War I.
  3. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S1260] Unknown name of person unknown record type, www.cemeterycensus.com, unknown repository address.
  6. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

John P. Renn Jr.1

M, b. 22 October 1919, d. 11 December 1978

Family: Rose Dixon b. 8 Jan 1927, d. 5 Dec 2007

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S986] The Herald-Sun.
  3. [S188] Unknown volume, Social Security Death Records, www.Ancestry.com.
  4. [S165] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

John T. Renn1

M, b. 31 May 1853, d. 4 July 1918

Family: Mary Frances Hawkins b. Nov 1862, d. 31 Jan 1934

Citations

  1. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census, pg 181a.
  2. [S1063] Unknown volume, Wake Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  4. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.

John William Renn1

M, b. 7 July 1929, d. 29 April 2001

Family: Patricia Ann Vause

Citations

  1. [S1453] The Charlotte Observer, 30 Apr 2001.
  2. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Johnnie Renn1

F, b. 4 January 1912, d. 1 July 1991

Citations

  1. [S637] 1920 Durham Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S2229] Unknown volume, North Carolina Death Indexes, 1908-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Joseph Renn

M, b. circa 1757, d. 1 April 1833
  • Birth*: Joseph Renn was born circa 1757 at Granville Co., NC.1
  • Milit-Beg: He began military service on 17 March 1779 at NC He was listed on the muster rolls for Capt William Waters 1st Artillary Regmt.
    The roll indicates that Joseph signed up for 3 years.2
  • Milit-Beg*: He began military service in March 1781 at Warrenton, Warren Co., NC, Southern Campaign American Revolution Pension Statements
    Pension application of Joseph Wren W18386 Nancy fn29NC
    Transcribed by Will Graves
    State of North Carolina, Warren County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions August Term 1832
    On the 29th day of August 1832 personally appeared in open court before the Justices of said Court now sitting, being a court of Record, Joseph Wren of said County aged 75 years who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following statement and declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress passed 7th June 1832, To Wit: some time in the month of June 1780 when a resident of the County of Lincoln and State aforesaid, he was a volunteer as a militia soldier – that he was called out to serve & the length of service called to perform, is not recollected, that he met at one Robert Alexander's near the Tuckaseegee Ford on the Catawba River about the 20th of June of that year, and attached himself to the Regiment under Colonel William Graham then of Lincoln County, from thence they were marched in pursuit of the Tories in that part of the country, and
    against the Tories in South Carolina, we were scouring the country up and down Broad River, and then we were marched [to] a River called Green River the names of the counties not recollected, we caught and took Prisoners some Tories at the High Shoals of Broad River and sent them to Salisbury, we caught and Took Prisoners many Tories in other places, and all were sent to Salisbury who did not join the service, some Joined the service. In this kind of service under Samuel Martin as Captain he served
    for three months and was then discharged at Beatties Ford on the Catawba River and received a
    discharge in due form as he believes, but he has long since lost the discharge. In the year 1781 in the month of March perhaps the last day of March, he was drafted in the
    militia & served a three months Tour, he met at Warrenton and was then marched to a place called Miller's old place to me other Troops. From thence, the Troops were marched to Harrisburg in the County of Granville & State of North Carolina where they were placed under the command of General Butler [John Butler]. From thence they was marched to the High Rock Ford on Haw River. From there
    the Troops were marched to Guilford Court House where the battle was fought called the Battle of Guilford. From that Battle he was marched to a place called Troublesome Creek on Haw River near some Iron works; From thence he went to Ramsey's mill on Deep River, there the Troops were divided some were sent under General Green [sic, Nathanael Greene] to the South the others continued at and
    about that place for some time until the month of May & this affiant was one who remained under General Butler. From thence was together with the Troops marched to Wake Court House in the County of Wake North Carolina and from thence on to Abernathy's not far distant where he and the other Troops were discharged, having served three months. He received a discharge but has long since lost it. He is unable to prove his first Tour of three months because he knows of no one now alive who was with him. He therefore has to rely on his own oath to establish it. As to the second Tour, he can prove and does hereby prove by the oath of Francis Riggan1 & Frederick Sherrin [sic, Shearin2] that he
    performed that service because they were with him. This affiant is 75 years old he has no Register of his age. He was born upon Tarripen [sic, Terrapin] Creek in the County then called Granville now Warren County North Carolina. And he has
    continued to live in the County now called Granville in the County of Warren where he now lives ever
    since the aforesaid military service.
    He hereby relinquishes every claim to a Pension or pensions except the present and declares that
    his name is not on the Pension Roll of any State.
    S/ Joseph Wren, X his mark
    Sworn to in open Court & subscribed
    S/ Caswell Drake, Clk CC
    1 Francis Riggan S9054
    2 Frederick Shearin S7495
    Frederick Shearin and Francis Riggan & Joseph Johnson3 maketh oath that they verily believe Joseph
    Wren served a three months Tour of Militia duty during the Revolutionary war commencing the first of
    March or the last of February 1781 that he was at the Battle of Guilford and was afterwards discharged
    at Abernathy's as set forth in his affidavit in the month of May following making a three months Tour
    of Duty. Sworn to in open Court S/ Frederick Sherrin [sic], X his mark
    S/ Caswell Drake, CMCC S/ F. Riggan
    S/ Joseph Johnson, X his mark
    [Caswell Drake, a clergyman, and John B. Hawkins gave the standard supporting affidavit.]
    [On the October 16, 1837, in Warren County North Carolina, Nancy Wren, 86, made application for a widow's pension stating that she married Joseph Wren in the fall of the year 1780; that her husband Joseph Wren died in the month of April 1833.]
    [Elizabeth Brown of Franklin County gave an affidavit that she was present at the marriage of Joseph Wren and Nancy Maddins in the fall of 1780.]
    [Joseph Wren died April 1, 1833 in Warren County, NC]
    3 Joseph Johnson S7085.1
  • Marriage*: He married Nancy Maddry on 2 January 1782 at Warren Co., NC; 1. Marriage data from N.C. IGI file.3
  • Census: Joseph Renn appeared on the census of 1810 at Warren Co., NC. Joseph is over 45 years old. There are two males born between 1795 and 1800 and one male born between 1785 and 1795. Nancy is over 45 years old and one female born between 1800 and 1810. Two females born between 1785 and 1795.4
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Zachariah Renn and Polly Elizabeth Pardue on 28 December 1813 at Warren Co., NC; Joseph Wrenn/Renn was bondsman and William Green, CCC was witness.5,6
  • Census*: Joseph Renn appeared on the census of 1820 at Warrenton, Warren Co., NC. Joseph is over 45 years old. Living in his household is one male under 10. one male 16-26 years old. One female over 45 and two females 26-45 years old.7
  • Death*: He died on 1 April 1833 at Warren Co., NC.1

Family: Nancy Maddry b. c 1763

Citations

  1. [S1247] Unknown author, Southern Campaign American Revolution Pension Statements.
  2. [S2436] Unknown subject, U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls.
  3. [S108] Unknown author, International Genealogical Index, LDS Library, N.C. INdex.
  4. [S23] 1810 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S63] Unknown author, Auto Archives CD229.
  6. [S198] Unknown author, Marriages of Bute and Warren Counties, North Carolina 1764-1868, pg 185.
  7. [S24] 1820 Warren Co., N.C. Census.

Joseph Renn1

M, b. circa 1853
  • Birth*: Joseph Renn was born circa 1853 at NC.1
  • He was the son of James Ransom Renn and Henrietta Alley.1
  • Census*: Joseph Renn appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 at Raleigh, Wake Co., NC. Joseph is 17 and a railroad employee. He is living with his parents.1
  • Marriage*: He married Mollie (?) before June 1880.2
  • Census: Joseph Renn appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Raleigh, Wake Co., NC. Joseph is 27 and is employed as an Express Agent. He and his wife Mollie are living next to his parents.2

Family: Mollie (?) b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S2202] 1870 Wake Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1302] 1880 Wake Co., N.C. Census.

Joseph Alexander Renn1,2

M, b. 13 September 1889, d. 17 August 1965

Family: Nell Mabes b. 10 May 1904, d. 14 May 1990

Citations

  1. [S135] 1900 Granville Co., N.C. Census, pg 86.
  2. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register: Delayed Births, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  3. [S236] Unknown volume, Forsyth Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.

Joseph Green Renn1

M, b. 27 August 1891, d. 26 November 1950

Joseph Green Renn and wife Mater Harris

Family: Mater Harris b. 9 Dec 1892, d. 6 Jun 1961

Citations

  1. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S133] 1900 Franklin Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S638] Unknown subject, Draft Registrations World War I.
  4. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  5. [S545] 1930 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S179] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Death Certificate: Vol. 37, pg 234, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  7. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph Jackson Renn1

M, b. 8 November 1860, d. 7 April 1915
  • Birth*: Joseph Jackson Renn was born on 8 November 1860 at Warren Co., NC.2
  • He was the son of William Green Renn and Delila Dilly Bowden.
  • Census*: Joseph Jackson Renn appeared on the census of 20 June 1870 at Nutbush, Warren Co., NC. Living with his parents. He is 9yrs old.3
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 1880 at Granville Co., NC. Listed in the 1880 Granville Co. Census living with his parents. He is 19.4
  • Marriage*: He married Meta Louise Kimball on 3 June 1889 at Granville Co., NC; Granville Co. Mar. Reg. 1867-1924: J.J. Renn, age 28, married Meta L. Kimball, age 21, on 3 June 1889 at Mt. Olive Church. They were married by Rev. William L. Harris. Wit: R.V. Wade, George W. Bobbitt, and A.A. Hicks.5
  • Occupation*: Joseph Jackson Renn was On 29 Nov 1889, J.J. Renn, Methodist Minister, married his brother W. D. Renn to Eula A. Jones, age 17 at T.H. Jones house. on 29 November 1889.
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Tally Ho, Granville Co., NC. Joseph J. is 39 years old and has been married 10 years. He and Meta have had two children.6
  • Death*: He died on 7 April 1915 at Oxford, Granville Co., NC, at age 54 . Died of pneumonia.2
  • Burial*: He was buried on 8 April 1915 at Elmwood Cemetery, Oxford, Granville Co., NC.2,1

Family: Meta Louise Kimball b. 25 Mar 1868, d. 3 Apr 1952

  • Marriage*: He married Meta Louise Kimball on 3 June 1889 at Granville Co., NC; Granville Co. Mar. Reg. 1867-1924: J.J. Renn, age 28, married Meta L. Kimball, age 21, on 3 June 1889 at Mt. Olive Church. They were married by Rev. William L. Harris. Wit: R.V. Wade, George W. Bobbitt, and A.A. Hicks.5

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  2. [S231] Unknown volume, Granville Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S6] 1870 Warren Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S67] 1880 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S2] Granville Co., N.C. Marriage Register unknown file number.
  6. [S135] 1900 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  7. [S273] Unknown volume, Granville Co., N.C. Birth Register, unknown repository.

Joseph Jackson Renn Jr.1

M, b. 21 July 1905, d. 5 March 1979

Family: Marie McDermid Dew b. 26 Jul 1906, d. 13 Aug 1985

Citations

  1. [S273] Unknown volume, Granville Co., N.C. Birth Register, unknown repository.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  3. [S1455] Greensboro Daily News, 11 Nov 1934.

Rev. Joseph John Renn

M, b. 12 June 1839, d. 2 January 1906

Family 1: Susan Williams Twisdale b. 8 Jan 1842, d. 14 Apr 1882

Family 2: Roberta Reavis b. 28 Jan 1855, d. 4 Jan 1936

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  2. [S1334] David Charles Reavis, Reavis Family of Vance County.
  3. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  4. [S242] Henderson Gold Leaf, 11 Jan 1906.
  5. [S1534] 1880 Rowan Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S1373] Marie Reavis Hall, Reavis Family, The, pg 280.

Joseph John Renn Jr.1

M, b. 1 October 1895, d. 14 February 1979

Family: Mattie Jones b. 1899

Citations

  1. [S1373] Marie Reavis Hall, Reavis Family, The, pg 280.
  2. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph John Renn Jr.1

M, b. 27 July 1879, d. 28 September 1880

Citations

  1. [S1534] 1880 Rowan Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph Oregon Renn1,2

M, b. 10 December 1878, d. 2 February 1949

Family: Annie T. Parrott b. 27 May 1881, d. 1 Jul 1956

Citations

  1. [S1056] 1900 Durham Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S231] Unknown volume, Granville Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1517] Unknown volume, Virginia Marriages 1785 - 1940, unknown repository.

Joseph Robert Renn1

M, b. 10 May 1850, d. 24 January 1937

Joseph Robert Renn
  • Birth*: Joseph Robert Renn was born on 10 May 1850 at Warren Co., NC; note that Joseph Robert was not listed in the 1850 census with his parents. The census included all people at the residence as of 1 Jun 1850.1,2
  • He was the son of James Ransom Renn and Henrietta Alley.1
  • Marriage*: Joseph Robert Renn married Mary A. McAlister on 26 February 1878 at NC.1,3
  • Census*: Joseph Robert Renn appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at Durham, Durham Co., NC. Joseph R. was born in March 1853. He is a railroad conductor. He and Mary have been married for 22 years. They have had six children and four are living in 1900.3
  • Occupation*: He was a retired train dispatcher for the Southern Railroad Co. before 1937 at NC.1
  • Death*: He died on 24 January 1937 at Durham, Durham Co., NC, at age 86 .1

Family: Mary A. McAlister b. 21 Jun 1858, d. 14 Oct 1931

Citations

  1. [S1059] Unknown volume, Durham Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S4] Warren Co., N.C. 1850 Census.
  3. [S1056] 1900 Durham Co., N.C. Census.

Josephine Renn1

F, b. 24 August 1915, d. 30 January 1990

Family: Charlie King Stegall b. 16 Dec 1913, d. 25 May 1970

Citations

  1. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1416] Unknown author, Journigan Family Tree.
  3. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  4. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.

Julian Lee Renn1

M, b. 25 March 1914, d. 8 July 1946

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

Kate Amis Renn1

F, b. 26 December 1888, d. 13 March 1972

Citations

  1. [S1373] Marie Reavis Hall, Reavis Family, The, pg 280.
  2. [S1095] Unknown volume, Mecklenburg Co., N.C. Death Certificate, unknown repository.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Kathleen Blanch Renn1

F, b. 3 November 1920, d. 8 March 2008

Kathleen Blanche Renn

Family: William Joseph Harris b. 15 Sep 1916, d. 13 Oct 2001

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S986] The Herald-Sun.

Kathryn Marie Renn1

F, b. 21 April 1924, d. 6 June 2012

Kathryn Marie Renn

Family: Howard Quentin Wade b. 27 Jul 1919, d. 16 Mar 1995

Citations

  1. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 8 Jun 2012.

Len Renn

M, b. circa 1853, d. 10 December 1897

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S67] 1880 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Lewis Renn

M, b. October 1839
  • Birth*: Lewis Renn was born in October 1839 at NC.1
  • Marriage*: He married Julia A. (?) circa 1864 at NC.
  • Census: Lewis Renn appeared on the census of 4 August 1870 at Sassafras Fork, Granville Co., NC. Lewis Wrenn and wife Julia are both 35 years old.2
  • Census*: He appeared on the census of 28 June 1880 at Oxford, Granville Co., NC. Lewis is 47 years old and is employed as a farm hand. His wife Julia is also 47.3
  • Census: He appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Henderson, Vance Co., NC. Lewis is 60 years old and a widower. He is living with his son Guilford and family.1

Family: Julia A. (?) b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S103] 1900 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S68] 1870 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S67] 1880 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Lewis Renn

M, b. circa 1841
  • Birth*: Lewis Renn was born circa 1841 at Granville Co., NC.
  • He was the son of Green C. "Jeff" Renn and Wenny Robertson.
  • Census*: Lewis Renn appeared on the census of 6 June 1860 at Ragland District, Granville Co., NC. Lewis Wren, 18 yrs old in the 1860 Granville Co. Census was living in Assylum, N.C. with Sterling S. Parrish, 54 , a farmer.1
  • Milit-Beg*: He began military service on 11 June 1861 at Henderson, Granville Co., NC, He volunteered and entered service as a private in Company G of the 23rd Regiment N.C. Troops. He was sent to the hospital in May 1862. On 11 June 1862 he joined the 5th Regiment Virginia Calvary Company B in Richmond. On 2 May 1864 he was transferred to Company B 12th N.C. Troops.2
  • Marriage*: He married Sallie Ann Gordon, daughter of James R. Gordon and Sybella Wilson, on 11 October 1891 at Granville Co., NC; Granville Co., N.C. marriage register; Lewis Renn , age 49 married Sallie Ann Gordon 11 Oct 1891 by W.D. Blackley at A. Renn's Wit: M.H. Parrish, W.A. Brummitt.

Family: Sallie Ann Gordon b. 1862, d. 1 Jan 1918

  • James Renn3

Citations

  1. [S66] 1860 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1192] Unknown subject, Civil War Service Records - North Carolina.
  3. [S626] 1910 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Lewis L. Renn1,2

M, b. 8 September 1896, d. 31 May 1963

Family: Lula Varner

Citations

  1. [S135] 1900 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S1072] Unknown volume, Orange Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.

Lewis Wheeler Renn1,2

M, b. 13 August 1929, d. 29 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S549] 1930 Franklin Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.

Lida Edna Renn1

F, b. 5 January 1912, d. 20 July 1999

Family: Bryon Caviness O'Quinn b. 17 Aug 1904, d. 20 Jul 1987

Citations

  1. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register: Delayed Births, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S1398] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriages 1759 - 1979, unknown repository.
  3. [S188] Unknown volume, Social Security Death Records, www.Ancestry.com.

Lillie Macon Renn1,2

F, b. 3 November 1894, d. 7 June 1940

Family: John Wesley Fultz b. 5 Nov 1882, d. 8 Oct 1954

Citations

  1. [S135] 1900 Granville Co., N.C. Census, pg 160A.
  2. [S1084] Unknown volume, Stanly Co., N.C. Death Certificate, unknown repository.
  3. [S637] 1920 Durham Co., N.C. Census, Ed 51, sheet 12b.
  4. [S1183] 1930 Stanly Co., N.C. Census.
  5. [S1408] Unknown volume, North Carolina Deaths and Burials 1898 - 1994, unknown repository.

Linwood Eugene Renn1,2

M, b. 30 July 1913, d. 21 April 1982

Linwood E. Renn and wife Jeannette Mae Ross

Family: Jeannette Mae Ross b. 11 Nov 1916, d. 13 Feb 2001

Citations

  1. [S112] 1920 Vance Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.
  3. [S160] Unknown volume, Vance County, N.C. Birth Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.
  4. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 4 Feb 2009.
  5. [S1517] Unknown volume, Virginia Marriages 1785 - 1940, unknown repository.
  6. [S1665] Unknown subject, Draft Registrations WWII.
  7. [S2057] Unknown author, Durham City Directory - 1941.
  8. [S188] Unknown volume, Social Security Death Records, www.Ancestry.com.
  9. [S1260] Unknown name of person unknown record type, www.cemeterycensus.com, unknown repository address.
  10. [S986] The Herald-Sun, 2 Feb 2009.
  11. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.
  12. [S1059] Unknown volume, Durham Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.

Linwood Leonard Renn1

M, b. May 1868, d. 27 May 1931

Family 1: Polly Strum b. May 1869

Family 2: Polly May Ross b. 31 May 1869, d. 23 Feb 1950

  • Carrie Renn+2 b. 7 Oct 1894, d. 10 Nov 1979
  • Gladdis Renn5
  • Myrtle Renn5

Citations

  1. [S230] Unknown volume, Warren Co., N.C. Death Certificates, Register of Deeds Warren Co., NC Courthouse.
  2. [S135] 1900 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  3. [S67] 1880 Granville Co., N.C. Census.
  4. [S1072] Unknown volume, Orange Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1361] 1910 Orange Co., N.C. Census.
  6. [S1362] 1920 Orange Co., N.C. Census.