Lloyd Thomas Jennings

Mary E. (Lillie) Jennings

Another of Mary E. (Lillie) Jennings

Aurelius Lawson

Antoher of Aurelius Lawson

Sarah Catherine Jennings Leach

Issac Newton Jennings

Nancy Miller Jennings

Lawrence Edwin "Clinton" Jennings

Issac, Ira, John

John Jennings

Hattie Reeves Jennings


Jennings Family

John Jennings born 7 October 1724, died ca. 1800 came from England written in a deposition with Bible Records filed in Wilson family file at Montgomery County Historical Society, Montgomery Co. MD. He married Sarah Beasley born ca.1741, died 17 May 1791. They had the following children: Elizabeth married William Potter, Ann married George Wilson & Thomas Sparrow, Sarah married Benjamin Nicols, John Jr., married Ruth Boyd, Mary married Abraham Brown, Rachel married Harmon Hall, Margaret married Samuel Brown, Abagail married Samuel Brown when her sister died, George married Elizabeth "Betsy" Brown. The Census of Frederick County 1776 Northwest Hundred lists John (56y), Sarah (36y) and his family. This area of Frederick became Rockville (area of Manor County Club), Montgomery County, MD.

I have information on all of the children except Rachael who married Harmon Hall. She married in Shenandoah Co. VA, but may have moved westward or to KY.

My ancestor John Jennings (Jennens) Jr., born 27 November 1769, married, 28 January 1809, Ruth Boyd, Frederick County, MD, Ruth born ca. 1780. After living for a year at Brownsville, Washington Co., MD where his brother George resided, he moved to Shenandoah Co., VA. John is found in the Census 1810 MD, 1820 Shenandoah Co, and 1840 Warren Co. VA. This area known as Browntown became Warren County, VA in 1840. They had following children: Lloyd Thomas Jennings was born in 3 April 1812,married Mary C. Summers (Somers)9 June 1840, and he died 6 June 1902. His wife Mary born 7 July 1822, died 12 February 1901, a sister Amanda married Addison Watkins,and stayed in area. Another sister Ruth married John Williams and moved to Parkersburg, WVA, a third sister Mary was handicapped and lived with Frances Boyd in 1850 Warren Co. Census. I have information on most and their children.

The first Photo on the left is Lloyd T. Jennings, the second his daughter Mary E. "Lillie" who married Aurelius B. Lawson, the third is another photo of Mary E., the fourth is Aurelius B. Lawson, and the fifth is Aurelius. The sixth photo is Sarah Catherine, daughter of Lloyd, who married Hugh Leach, seventh photo is son Issac Newton Jennings, eighth photo is Nancy Tucker Miller wife of Issac N. Jennings, and the ninth is son, Lawrence Edwin "Clinton" Jennings who married Sarah Elizabeth Hartley, and Ida Belle Winsburrow. And lastly, is Isaac, Ira L. Beaty (grandfather of actor Warren Beatty and Shirley McLaine), and John Baldwin of Front Royal, Warren Co.,VA.

Missing photos of Amanda Lorena Woodward who married Aurelius Groves, and son William Samuel who married Elrissa Winsburrow.

I am looking for information on any related people, if you have any connection to these people please e-mail me :


  • John Jennings
  • Sarah Beasley, married John Sr.
  • Ruth Boyd, married John Jr.
  • Rachel Jennings, who married Harmon Hall.
  • Ruth Octavia Jennings, who married John Williams.
  • Rachel "Elethe" Brown, sister of Samuel and Abraham Brown.
  • Mary Brown, wife of Samuel Brown, of Brownsville, MD.
  • Aaron and Emily Brown of Marrieta, OH.
  • Airy Brown and John McDougle

Non-Related, but lived in area of Parkersburg, WVA., at one time, then moved west.

Last Names only for these: Thrasher, Tracewell, Castle, McDougal, Courtney, Manuel.

Full name of this person: Reverend Thomas Ward

Photos of John Jennings and wife Hattie Reeves were given to this site by: Robert L. Jennings (Grandson of John Jennings).