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8. Amy FOX6 was born about 1740 in Surry County, Virginia.6

Amy married John Kendrick.

Amy FOX and John KENDRICK were married in 1758. John KENDRICK, son of William KENDRICK and Sarah JONES, was born in 1735 in King William County, Virginia.9 He died on 16 December 1810 at the age of 75 in Mecklenburg County, Virginia.9

John was a son of William Kendrick and Sarah Jones, and brother to Mary Kendrick who married William Fox, Amy's brother.

Ancestry FamilyTree:
Kendrick, John b. 1735, son of William of King William Co., and Sara (Jones); m. 1760 Amy Fox b. 1740 dau. of Col. Richard of King William Co., and Hannah (Williamson). Dinkins p. 10. (Marriages of Virginia Residents Vol II, Part I, Surnames K-L, Page 85) On Sept 4, 1759, Richard Fox made a deed of gift to his son-in-law John Ke ndrick, in Lunenburg County, Virginia. (D.B. 5, p 545.) John and Amy Fox Kendrick appear in numerous deeds in Mecklenburg Virginia . John was appointed First Lt. in Capt. James Lewis' Company, Oct. 13, 1777 (Mecklenburg O.B. 4, page 374). Took an oath as a militia officer May 11, 1778 (page 403). Later became a Captain and saw active service. The land-tax records of Mecklenburg refer to him as Capt Kendrick in 1782, 1787, and 1789. Virginia County Records SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY 1721-1800 DEEDS DEED BOOK F 1761-1766 page 235 March 9, 1764. John Kendrick of Spts. Co. to Robert Fleming of Louisa Co. Goods and Chattels. Witnesses, Robert Fleming, junr.; Mary Fleming. July 2, 1764. Revolutionary War Records VIRGINIA
Pay-abstract of a Detachment of Militia from Washington County, ordered in to service under command of Capt. Andrew Lewis, Aug., '92. Names Rank Com'ment of service Time in Service Pay per month Total Pay
John Kendrick " " 1 18 " 8.80
Lieutenant Willoughby came before a Justice of the Peace of said County, and made oath that the within Pay-abstract contains a Just and true account of a detachment of Militia under his command, ordered into service purs uant to instructions of the Governor of Virginia, dated 15th day of August, '92. He wrote his will 10 October 1807, died on 1 July 1811, and the will was probated 15 July 1811. [Will Book 7 p. 115, Mecklinburg co., Virginia Family Records]. Mentions wife Amy, daughter Molly Cunningham - deceased, and her children Keziah, Jacob, Rebecca Jones, George and Sally K. Baird and "my grandson" John Cunningham; children of son William - deceased, not named; daughters Sarah Patrick, Keziah Stevens, son John, daughter Bet sy Price, son James, daughter Obedience Dinkins, daughter Lucy Dinkins, grandsons Greenberry and Asa Stevens and John Stevens.