|Birth: ||Dec. 14, 1848|
|Death: ||May 12, 1928|
James is my paternal Gr-Grandfather through his daughter Elsie Jane (Kennedy) Scofield (1882-1964).
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) Inestine Kennedy (b: 1874)
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 Sr.
5) Gertrude Kennedy (b. 1884)
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)
1870 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN
1880 Census Jackson Twp, Brown Co IN
1900 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN
1910 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN
1920 Census Washington Twp, Brown Co IN
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.
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