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Joseph Edward Kennedy

  • Birth 14 Jan 1905 Harlem, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 8 Mar 1983 Riverside (Stamford), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Memorial ID 7766862

Joseph Edward Kennedy (1905-1983) was an electrical contractor. (b. January 14, 1905, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA - d. March 08, 1983, Riverside, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 06878, USA) Social Security Number 062107048.

Joseph was born in 1905 to James Joseph Kennedy (1866-1926) and Katherine Carr (1865-1951) aka Kitty Carr. James was an Irish immigrant who worked as a plasterer and Katherine was an Irish immigrant that worked as a maid to pay off her passage to the US.

January 14, 1905, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York.

Joseph's siblings include: Mary Frances Kennedy (1896-1982) who married Joseph O'Malley (1893-1985) the publisher of Contractors Registry; Katherine Kennedy (1897-1974) aka Kathryn Kennedy, who married Walter M. Hill (1893-1965) the movie projectionist; Josephine Kennedy (c1900-1903) who died as an infant; Thomas Kennedy (1901-1972) who married Gertude Reed (1898-?); James Gerard Kennedy I (c1904) who died at birth; and James Gerard Kennedy II (1907-1997) who started a construction business in Manhattan.

Harlem, Manhattan, New York:
In 1920 the family was living at West 160th Street, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York.

Around 1930 he married Beatrice McDermott (1904-1970) who died of cancer in 1970.

Joseph died on March 08, 1983 while living at 106 Indian Head Road, Riverside, Fairfield County, Connecticut and was buried in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Joseph Edward Kennedy (1905-1983) was the first cousin, twice removed of Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ).

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on August 15, 2003.


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  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 15 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7766862
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Edward Kennedy (14 Jan 1905–8 Mar 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7766862, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) .