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Mildred Ella Tenney
Mildred Ella TENNEY. [Familytree].
Born on 9 May 1920 at Globe, Gila County, Arizona; daughter of Clive Vernon TENNEY and Minnie WILLIAMS.
[her history in her own words]
THE UPWARD QUEST - Introduction.
THE UPWARD QUEST - Chapter 1.
THE UPWARD QUEST - Chapter 2.
THE UPWARD QUEST - Chapter 3.
THE UPWARD QUEST - Chapter 4.
THE UPWARD QUEST - Chapter 5.
Her story in brief:
I was born in Globe, Arizona on May 9, 1920, the eldest in a family of three girls and two boys. Though my parents, Clive Vernon Tenney and Minnie Williams, met each other, and fell in love and were married in San Diego, California, just prior to my father's leaving for France during the First World War, they were both born and reared in Arizona. Each came from a home of pioneer faith and were off-spring of several generations of Latter-day Saints who had laid their all upon the altar of sacrifice and service for the establishment of the kingdom of God.
My mother was only two years of age when her father, George Williams [F30], was called on a mission for the Church, leaving his wife, Harriet Thurston, to care for their six children in Thatcher, Arizona. Though I never met grandfather Williams, as he died of Pneumonia at the age of 42 years -- long before my mother's marriage, I felt in a way that I knew him. Mother talked often of her father, his unusual mental endowments and his nobility of character, describing him as a true gentleman of whom it was said: "He was too good for this world." None of his family or friends ever heard him give vent to an oath of anger, even under the most stressful conditions. He was a philosopher and natural mathematician, for through his own studies he taught himself calculus and higher mathematics. I understand that he was a builder by trade who served the Church for many years as a Bishop in the Gila Valley.
She married Glenn Russell HANDY on 4 November 1942 at Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
She died 11 August 1982 in San Diego, San Diego County, California; and was buried at the city cemetery in Provo, Utah County, Utah.
Glenn Russell HANDY.
CHILDREN of Glenn Russell HANDY and Mildred Ella TENNEY:
- Gary Russell HANDY. Born 29 JUL 1943 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. He married Linda Lee GLENN McDONALD on 24 MAY 1968.
- David Clive HANDY. Born 11 AUG 1944 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. He married Tonetta WINKEL on 30 MAR 1970.
- Lanigene HANDY. Born 21 MAY 1947 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. She married Arnold Harrison GREEN on 19 JUN 1965.
- Lei Anne HANDY. Born 29 DEC 1949 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. She married F. Elgin WARD, Jr. on 24 AUG 1972.
- Keith Merlin HANDY. Born 26 MAY 1951 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. He married Carma Jane CHAPMAN on 17 APR 1973.
- Deborah Lee HANDY. [Familytree]. Born 9 October 1954 at San Diego, San Diego County, California. She married Rodney Allen MORRIS on 2 February 1973 in Logan, Cache County, Utah.
- [S1]. A GOODLY HERITAGE. Autobiography of Mildred Ella Tenney.
ANCESTORS OF Mildred Ella Tenney:
ADAM (0-930AM) md EVE
ABRAHAM (1948-2123AM) (Abram).
ISAAC (2049AM-2229AM) = Rebecca
JUDAH. He married TAMAR
ZERAH (Zeus). He married ELECTRA
DARDANUS (Darda). He married BATES [Dardanus is a descendant of Mahol and Zerah]
ERICHTHONIUS . He married Astyoche Ilium
TROAS, King of Dardania. He married and Callirhoe Illium
ASSARACUS, King of Dardania
CAPYS, Prince of Troy, and THEMISTE
ANCHESES, Prince of Troy, and FETJUIR
AENEAS, King of Latium, and CREUSA
IULUS ASCANIUS ap Aeneas, King of Alba Longa
SYLVIUS ap Iulus Ascanius (Silvius)
BRUTUS ap Sylvius. [Geoffrey of Monmouth, in Historia Regum Britanniae, says explicitly, Brutus is the grandson, rather than son, of Ascanius].
CAMBER ap Brutus
GORBONIAN ap Camber
DYFNWAL HEN ap Gorbonian
CYNGEN ap Dyfnwal
ASSER ap Cyngen
BLEIDDUD ap Asser
HENWYN ap Bleiddud = RHAGAW verch Llyr (King Lear)
CUNEDDA ap Henwyn
RHIWALLON ap Cunedda
GWRWST ap Rhiwallon
SEISYLL ap Gwrwst
ANTONIUS ap Seisyll (about 1300BC)
AEDD MAWR (living about 300BC)
PRYDAIN (Brydain) ap Aedd (c300BC-?)
DYFNARTH ap Prydain
CRYDON ap Dyfnarth
CERWYD ap Crydon
ENEID ap Cerwyd
MANOGAN ap Eneid
Affleth ap Beli Mawr
Afallach ap Affleth
Enddolen ap Afallach
Endos ap Enddolen
Enied ap Endos
Endeyrn ap Enied
Endicant ap Endeyrn
Deheuwaint ap Endicant
Rydeyrn ap Deheuwaint
Gwrtheyrn ap Rydeyrn
Cyndeyrn ap Gwrtheyrn
Rhuddfedel Frych ap Cyndeyrn
Brydw ap Rhuddfedel Frych
Pasgen ap Brydw
Cadell Ddyrnllwg ap Pasgen
Pasgen ap Cadell Ddyrnllwg
Mawn ap Pasgen
Cyngen ap Mawn
Brochwel Ysgithrog ap Cyngen
Cynan ap Brochwel Ysgithrog
Cadell ap Cynan
Gwnfyw Frych ap Cadell
Gywnnan ap Gwnfyw Frych
Gwriawn ap Gywnnan
Byordderch ap Gwriawn
Brwyn (Bywyn) ap Byordderch
Gwaeddgar ap Brwyn
Grwgant ap Gwaeddgar
Cadfarch ap Gwrgant
Ynyr ap Cadfarch
Dyngad ap Tudor Trevor (c930-?) and Sissely verch Seferys
Rhiwallon ap Dyngad. (c965-1040)
Caragdog ap Rhiwallon. (c1000-?)
Breichiol ap Caradog (c1030-?)
Pyll ap Breichiol (c1060-?).
Meurig ap Pyll (c1095-?).
Caradog of Penrhos. (c1125-?).
Iorwerth ap Caradog (c1150-?) and Alis ferch Bleddyn.
Adam Gwent (Adam ap Iorwerth) (c1190-)
John ap Adam (Adam Fynchan) (c1220-?)
(Sir) John ap Adam (c1255-1311) and Elizabeth de Gournay
Thomas ap Adam (c1307-c1343) and Joan Inge
John ap Adam (c1330-c1376) married Millicent Bessylls
(Sir) John ap Adams (c1360-?), md Clara Powell
Roger Adams (1392-?) and Jane Ellyott
Thomas Adams (1422-1452) and Marie Upton
John Adams (1452-1483) and Jane Rannelegh
John Adams (1482-1577) and Catherine Stebbing
John Adams and Margery Squire
Richard Adams and Margaret Armager
Robert Adams and Elizabeth Sharlon
Robert Adams and Eleanor Wilmot
Elizabeth Adams and Edward Phelps
Samuel Phelps and Sarah Chandler
John Phelps and Sarah Andrews
John Phelps and Deborah Lovejoy
Samuel Phelps and Margaret Nevins
Lydia Phelps and Ebenezer Ferrin
Samuel Ferrin and Sally Clotilda Powell
Lydia Powell Ferrin and George William Washington Williams
George William Williams and Harriet Thurston (1872-1945)
Minnie Williams and Clive Vernon Tenney
Mildred Ella Tenney and Glenn Russell Handy
HOW ARE WE RELATED:
Mildred Ella Tenney (1920-1982) and Glenn Russell Handy (1912-1999)
Deborah Lee Handy (living) and Rod Morris (living)