Alexander Kennedy

Alexander Kennedy

Birth
Argyle, Washington County, New York, USA
Death 10 Jun 1883 (aged 84)
Kearney, Buffalo County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Kearney, Buffalo County, Nebraska, USA
Plot 435, Space 4
Memorial ID 50714754 · View Source
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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.



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  • Added: 6 Apr 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Kennedy (15 Jan 1799–10 Jun 1883), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50714754, citing Kearney Cemetery, Kearney, Buffalo County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by MHB (contributor 46895766) .