Jenks' History - An Ohio Family Background

Mowry Jenks (8/30/1799 - 2/21/1862) m. Zillah Green (1801 - Unknown)

parents of:

William Henry Jenks (1825 - 1876) m. Jane Sheldon (1828 - 1898)

parents of:

Julissa Jenks (abt. 1848 - Unknown) m. abt. 1868 Thomas Drury
Julia Ann Jenks (abt. 1850 - Unknown) m. abt. 1870 John Wilkinson
Harriet Jenks (abt. 1852 - Unknown) m. abt. 1872 Frank Bishop
Loban Jenks (abt. 1854 - Unknown)
John William Jenks (3/1858 - 1945) m. 1882 to Mary Lee Failes (12/1864 - Unknown)
Getrude Jenks (abt. 1858 - Unknown)
Frederick Jenks (abt. 1860 - Unknown)
Charles Clark Jenks (abt. 1865 - Unknown) m. 3/1/1883 Marion H. Cooper

William Henry Jenks (1825 to 1876) - William was born in 1825 in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts. He married Jane Sheldon on April 1, 1847 in Saybrook, Ashtabula, Ohio. They later moved to Avon, Livingston, New York, as listed on the 1870 Census.

Jane Sheldon (April 21, 1828 to July 20, 1898) Jane Sheldon was born to William Sheldon and Mary De Les Derni in Lockport, Niagara, New York. She married William on April 1, 1847, in Saybrook, Ashtabula, Ohio. She died in Saybrook, Ashtabula, Ohio, on July 20, 1898.