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Alexander Kennedy
Birth: Jan. 15, 1799
Argyle
Washington County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1883
Kearney
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA

Son of Alexander Kennedy and Sybil (Cannon) Kennedy, Alexander was born 15 Jan 1799, in Argyle, Washington Co., NY. He married Sally Ann Tice, 11 October 1822, in Greenwich, Washington Co, NY. They moved to Mt. Pleasant Township, Whiteside Co., Illinois in 1848.
Alexander & Sally had a large family, three of their sons serving during the Civil War. One son, Thomas Jefferson Kennedy "Jeff" was killed at the Battle of Chickasaw Bayou, near Vicksburg,Mississippi, 29 Dec 1863. Their son Henry Abram was injured in the same battle, but recovered.

They moved to Buffalo Co., Nebraska.

Alexander died 10 June 1883 in Kearney, Nebraska, and was buried 12 June, in City of Kearney Cemetery. There was no stone for Alexander, though there is one for his son, Henry Abram Kennedy who is buried near him in the same Plot. (July 1988)
His wife Sarah Ann (Sally)(Tice) Kennedy was buried in the Masonic Cemetery in McMinnville, Oregon. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Kennedy (1753 - 1817)
  Sibble/Sybyl Cannon Kennedy (1757 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Ann Tice Kennedy (1806 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  John Dewitt Kennedy (1824 - 1922)*
  William A. Kennedy (1827 - 1908)*
  Margaret Ann Kennedy Jacobs (1833 - 1881)*
  Portus J. Kennedy (1836 - 1893)*
  Puella Adah Kennedy Robertson (1837 - 1900)*
  Henry Abram Kennedy (1840 - 1893)*
  Thomas Jefferson Kennedy (1841 - 1862)*
  Emily Jane Kennedy Squire (1851 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Kennedy (____ - 1857)*
  Catharine Kennedy Robertson (1791 - 1866)*
  Sarah Kennedy Marsh (1797 - ____)*
  Alexander Kennedy (1799 - 1883)
  Elizabeth Kennedy Mallory (1801 - 1850)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kearney Cemetery
Kearney
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: 435, Space 4
 
Created by: MHB
Record added: Apr 06, 2010
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Alexander Kennedy
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Alexander Kennedy
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Alexander Kennedy
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- MHB
 Added: Aug. 27, 2014
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 Added: Sep. 5, 2013
 
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