Descendants of Archibald Kenrick (Nov 1760 - 26 Oct 1835)

of Wynn Hall, Ruabon, Denbighshire
Born: Whitchurch, Shropshire, England.
Died: Springfields, Roebuck Lane, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England.
Buckle maker of Wrexham
Iron Founder of West Bromwich (1791)
Founder of Archibald Kenrick & Sons, Spon Lane, West Bromwich
Director of Kenrick & Co. Varteg Iron Works from 1821

married [1] 1 Dec 1790, Rebecca Smith (Sep 1770 - 4 Jan 1809)
Born: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.
married [2] 7 May 1812, Mary Eddowes (1763 - 24 Oct 1854)
Born: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England.
Died: King's Norton, Worcestershire, England.


Chronicles of a Non-Conformist Family by Mrs Wilfred Byng Kenrick, 1932
Kenricks in Hardware by R.A. Church
The Life of Joseph Chamberlain Vol 1, by J.L. Garvin
Neville Chamberlain by Derek Walker Smith
The Austen Chamberlain Diary Letters Camden 5th Series edited by Robert C Self
Knight-Adkin family papers
Debrett's People of Today 1999, 2001 & 2004
Burke's Peerage and Baronetage 2000
Burke's Landed Gentry
Dictionary of National Biography 2nd edition
Who's Who and Who Was Who
The Royal Descent of Neville Chamberlain by Anthony R Wagner FSA, Portculis Pursuivant, Genealogist's Magazine Dec 1938
Notes on Kenrick Families by W F Carter, The Genealogist Vols 24 & 25
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Monmouthshire Merlin 17 Sep 1836, 24 Nov 1838 & 23 Dec 1848 (courtesy Tom Roberts)
Christian Reformer February 1849
The Pebbled Shore by Elizabeth Longford (autobiography)
Birmingham University Virtual War Memorial (John Chamberlain)
The Nettlefolds by C Anthony Crofton, 1963.
The Times Digital Archive
British Medical Journal
ALICE (born 1845) Personal Recollections Collected By Her Eldest Grand-Daughter privately produced by G. deM. Pond 1973

Additional information courtesy of Jeremy Archer, Alison Brideson, Henry Carew, Arthur Chamberlain, Oliver Chamberlain, Rod Chamberlain, Nicola Harman, Martin Harris, Toby Hindson, Julian Holmes, John Hutton, Martha Kenrick, Martin Kenrick, Emily Lay, James Martineau, Janet Martineau, Rashid Maxwell, Don Moody, Richard Renold, William Stow and Matthew White.

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