|Birth: ||Dec. 14, 1848|
|Death: ||May 12, 1928|
The first of seven children born to Lieut Stephen Alexander and Susannah (Taggart) Kennedy of Nashville, Brown Co IN, James married Sarah "Sarry" Jane Snider on 19 Sep 1870 in Brown Co IN.
Children with Sarah:
1) Bertha Inestine Kennedy (b: 1874), m: Albert W Stone.
2) Alonzo "Lon" Kennedy (1876-1960), m: Ida May Moberly.
3) Emma C Kennedy (b: 1880)
4) Elsie Jane Kennedy (1882-1964), m1: John Franklin "Frank" Kennedy (my Grandparents), m2: Guy Arthur Scofield.
5) Gertrude Kennedy (b. 1884), m: Alonzo M Butner.
6) Jacob "Jake" Thurl Kennedy (1890-1971) (twin), m: Freda Nell Percifield.
7) James Earl Kennedy (1890-1918) (twin), never married.
8) Robert Claude Kennedy (1892-1973), m: Dorothy E McFarlin.
9) Mary M Kennedy (b: 1895)
1850 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN
1870 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN, Pg 20.
1880 Census Jackson Twp, Brown Co IN, Pg 35.
1900 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN, Sheet 3A.
1910 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN, Sheet 11A.
1920 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN, Sheet 9A.
Indiana Room Obituary Index Search:
Name, Age, Newspaper (or other), Date, Pg, Column -
"Kennedy, James, 80, Telephone, 1928-05-15, 8, 4"
Grandpa's actual Obituary is in The Democrat, a Brown Co IN Newspaper, dated 17 May 1928.
Note: Photographer and newspaperman Frank Michael Hohenberger (1876-1963) spent 47 years recording the life, customs and scenes in Brown Co IN. My family is grateful for his pictures of Grandpa Kennedy, his children and their homes.
James is my paternal Gr-Grandfather. So many thanks to Rhonda for the tombstone picture.
Stephen A Kennedy (1826 - 1911)
Susannah Taggart Kennedy (1829 - 1892)
Sarah Jane Snider Kennedy (1853 - 1936)*
Alonzo Kennedy (1876 - 1960)*
Elsie Jane Kennedy Scofield (1882 - 1964)*
Robert Claude Kennedy (1892 - 1973)*
Created by: Bonnie's Daughter
Record added: Feb 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48516673