Name: Joshua FENIMORE
Given Name: Joshua
Birth: 7 Sep 1746 in Chester, Burlington Co., NJ
Death: Jan 1803 in Burlington Co., NJ
Josuha is named in the 1778 will of uncle Samuel Fenimore.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:10
Joshua Fenimore is listed in the 1774 and 1780 records of Mansfield Township, Burlington Co. , NJ.
Joshua Fenimore of Mansfield is named as a farmer in the Will of Edward Brooks:
Brooks, Edward. Late of City of Phila. Mansfield. Co. of Burlington, New Jersey. Mother: Joha nna. Sister: Ann. Brother: William. Cousins: Mary and Catharine Sykes, Daughters of Uncle Ant hony Sykes, Dec'd. To four Children of Uncle Benjamin Sykes, names not given. To Uncle Benjam in Sykes. To former Clark John Lohra. To my faithful Farmer: Joshua Fenimore. To the Abolitio n Society of Phila., in Trust, for use of Free Schools. Exec: John Lohra, Josiah Coates of Ph ila., John Oliver of Burdentown. Proved in Prerogative Court in Burlington, New Jersey. Writt en 23 Aug 1795 and proved 4 Sept 1795.
Joshua's name appears on a petition of Oct 1796 to the Legislature from inhabitants of Burlin gton County advocating the gradual abolition of slavery.
Father: William FENIMORE b: ABT 1717 in Willingboro, Burlington Co., NJ
Mother: Rachel HUMPHRIES b: ABT 1718 in Burlington Co., NJ
- William FENIMORE b: 1785/1787 in Burlington Co., NJ
- Sarah FENIMORE b: ABT 1789 in Burlington Co., NJ
- Isaac H. FENIMORE b: 1791/1792 in Eversham, Burlington Co., NJ