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Lieut Thomas Kennedy
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1844
La Prairie
Monteregie Region
Quebec, Canada
Death: Nov. 4, 1933
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Born in La Prairie, Canada, near Montreal, in 1844, Mr. Kennedy came to O'Fallon, with his parents when he was a boy. At the age of 18 he enlisted in Co. I of the 117th IL Vol. Infantryand later in the 3rd U.S. Heavy Artillery. He was first a drummer and was promoted to First Lieutenant in his regiment before the close of the war.

During President Harrison's term he was Postmaster at Collinsville, and later Fire Chief and cashier.

He was survived by his children: William, Harry, Albert, Thomas, and daughter Mrs. George Nichols. 
 
Burial:
Saint John Cemetery
Collinsville
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec. B, Lot 31
 
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jul 20, 2010
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Lieut Thomas Kennedy
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