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John Pendleton Kennedy
Birth: Oct. 25, 1795
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1870
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Maryland's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1838 to 1839. Also served as a Member of the Maryland State House of Delegates from 1820 to 1822, Speaker of the Maryland State House of Delegates in 1846, and United States Secretary of the Navy from 1852 to 1853.  (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Kennedy (1769 - 1836)
  Nancy Clayton Pendleton Kennedy (1776 - 1854)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Gray Kennedy (1808 - 1889)*
  Mary Tenant Kennedy (1802 - 1824)*
 
 Children:
  Tenant Pendleton Kennedy (1824 - 1825)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Pendleton Kennedy (1795 - 1870)
  Andrew Kennedy (1797 - 1858)*
  Anthony Kennedy (1810 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Mount Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7527138
John Pendleton Kennedy
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The author of three novels:Swallow Barn, Horse-Shoe Robinson, and Rob of the Bowl. Also one of the judges that gave Edgar Allan Poe his first literary prize of $50. RIP
- Tom Nichols
 Added: Sep. 16, 2015
Salute!
- Dave Crouse
 Added: Jun. 4, 2013

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 Added: Jun. 6, 2012
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