James J. Kennedy

Male 1859 - 1925  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name James J. Kennedy  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born Mar 1859  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Feb 1925  St. Marys Road, Hanover, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age ~ 65 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Hugh Kennedy  (2 x Great Grandfather) 
    Bridget Biddy Kennon Cannon  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I21966  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Hugh Kennedy,   b. Abt 1828, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1879, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Bridget Cecelia McKeown McCune,   b. 1 Oct 1835, Loughgilly, Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1909, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Other Partners: James McBride  m. Bef 1877  
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F10794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Mary Foley,   b. Jun 1860, Michaelstone, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1903, Plymouth Luz, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 1879  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Thomas J Kennedy,   b. 28 Jul 1882, Plymouth, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1940, Plymouth, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
    Jemima Morgans  m. 27 Feb 1904
     2. Mary Kennedy,   b. 25 Feb 1884, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1908, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Eugene Aloysius Kennedy,   b. 23 Feb 1886, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1947, Kingston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [natural]
     4. William Timothy Kennedy,   b. 12 May 1890, Plymouth, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1971, Lee Park, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Bridget Kennedy,   b. Aug 1892, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1906, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 14 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x6. John Joseph Kennedy,   b. 12 Oct 1894, Plymouth, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1939, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
     7. Margaret Kennedy,   b. Abt 1899, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1902, Plymouth Luz, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 3 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x8. Elizabeth E Kennedy,   b. 3 Aug 1899, Larksville, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1980, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Married: 3x9. Anna Mae Kennedy,   b. Nov 1880, Plymouth, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1938, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)  [natural]
    Solomon Townsend Murray  m. 1912;   William P Woodrow;   David Hodge  m. Abt 1920
     10. Unknown Male Kennedy,   b. 30 Jul 1903,   d. 1 Aug 1903  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F19510  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ancestors Mary A. Loftus,   b. Jul 1876, Tullanacur, Swinford, Cnty Mayo, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1944, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Other Partners: William Scarf  m. 1894 
    Married 19 Sep 1910  Kingston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F7826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • James Death Certificate states his parents are James Kennedy/Bridget Oroarty but Dna is saying otherwise.

      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, February 19, 1925 Wilkes-Barre Record - James J. Kennedy Dies - James J. Kennedy, a widely known resident of Larksville, died last evening at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Tobin of Hanover Township, of complications. Mr. Kennedy was a widely known business man of Larksville and Plymouth. The remains have been removed to his home 21 Franklin street, Larksville, from where the funeral will be held. Mr. Kennedy was a devout member of St. Ignatius Church, Kingston, and of Wilkes-Barre Lodge, Loyal Order of Moose. He is survived by his wife and the following children: Anna, of Philadelphia; Thomas of Plymouth; Eugene, of Larksville; William at home; John of Plymouth, and Mrs. John Tobin, of Hanover Township; also one stepson, John Scarf, of Larksville; two brothers, John and Edward, of Mahonoy City, and three sisters, Anna, Elizabeth, and Cecilia, of Philadelphia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S840] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 3, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1434; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0120; FHL microfilm: 1241434.

    2. [S846] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 3, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1369; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0104; FHL microfilm: 1375382.

    3. [S845] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1151; Family History Film: 1255151; Page: 430D; Enumeration District: 148; Image: 0085.

    4. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Larksville Ward 7, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1594; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 116; Image: 181.

    5. [S2009] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).

    6. [S846] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Lebanon Ward 1, Lebanon, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1362; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0147; FHL microfilm: 1375375.

    7. [S2410] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission; Pennsylvania, USA; Certificate Number Range: 085001-088000.

    8. [S2397] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Banks, Carbon, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1320; Page: 20B; Family History Library Film: 552819.