- NOT part of our family. He was the owner of a sloop that sailed from Newport to Port Royal and perhaps around the coast Of Virginia.
This John moved from Loudoun/ Fauquier area to Richmond, VA abt. 1800. He mentioned in several records in SMC.
Researchers in his family say he had son named Joseph Dennis that owned a slpp[ called "Anne Marie" in the records of Fredericksberg where he was fined.
the Y-DNAfrom Absalon Dennis, another soon this John Dennis does not match either the Tennison line or the Donnnock Dennis line.
Family seeking another descendant to test