It is generally accepted by Kendrick researchers that Samuel Kendrick's father was John Kendrick, Sr. born abt 1732; died prob. bef. 1791 and prob. in Columbia Co., GA.He was married to Eleanor Offutt (various spellings) about 1755.She was born about 1735 and died after 1794.I have no absolute proof of Samuel Kendrick's parents and would greatly appreciate seeing some.
John Kendrick, Sr.listed in DAR Patriot Index "b 1732 d 1793 M Ellenor--Lt GA"Note:There are no revolutionaryrecords for this John Kendrick.
1784 (Washington Co GA) John Kendrick "prays" 287 1/2 acres in Washington Co.
1791 Columbia Co. GA "Nelly" Kendrick listed as tax defaulter--Augusta GA Chronicle
1792 Columbia Co. GA "Widow" [?] Kendrick listed as tax defaulter--Aug. GA Chronicle
1794 Columbia Co. GA "Mrs." Kendrick [?] listed as tax defaulter--Aug. GA Chronicle [believe this to be his son John]
1793 Columbia Co. GA could be listed in Columbia Co military roster, more likely to be his son John.