Bridget Kennedy

Bridget Kennedy

Female 1892 - 1906  (~ 14 years)

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  • Name Bridget Kennedy  [1, 2
    Born Aug 1892  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Dec 1906  Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age ~ 14 years 
    Person ID I21978  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Ancestors James J. Kennedy Married: 2x2x ,   b. Mar 1859, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1925, St. Marys Road, Hanover, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Margaret 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1879  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19510  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - December 19, 1906 Wilkes-Barre Times - Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania - DEATH OF BRIDGET KENNEDY - This morning at 3:30 occurred the death of Bridget, the 14-year and 4-months old daughter of James J. Kennedy, of 159 Willow street. She had been in poor health for the past year and everything that medical skill could suggest was done for her, but it was of no avail and the end came at the time mentioned. Death was due to a complication of diseases. Deceased was a popular young Miss, who had a host of friends. Besides her father several sisters, and mother survive her. The funeral will take place on Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock with services at St. Vincent's church. Interment will be made in St. Vincent's cemetery.

      Newspaper Obituary - December 20, 1906 Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania - FUNERAL OF BRIDGET KENNEDY - Funeral services over the remains of the late Bridget Kennedy were held this afternoon from the home of her parents on Willow street. There was a large outpouring of friends and many pretty floral offerings. The remains were later taken to St. Vincent's church where services were conducted. The body was laid to rest in St. Vincent's cemetery.

      Newspaper Obituary - December 19, 1906 Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania - DEATH OF 14-YEAR OLD GIRL - Bridget Kennedy Dies Of Heart Failure This Morning - Just at the time of the year when all persons look forward to the joyousness of the Yuletide season, the home of Mr. and Mrs. James Kennedy, of Willow street, has been converted into a home of grief and sorrow by the removal from the family midst of thier daughter, Bridget. The grim reaper paid his call at 3 o'clock this morning, heart failur being the cause of death. She was 14 years of age and was a bright girl with a legion of friends. Her death has caused untold grief in the household and left a large number of friends in deepest sorrow. She had been ill for several days. It was realized that her case was a battle with hope. Friends and family never dispaired until it was plainly eveident that the end had come. Funeral services over the remains will be held Wednesday afternoon. The body will be interred in St. Vincent's Cemetery.

  • 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: Johnstown Ward 15, Cambria, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1324; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 0135; FHL microfilm: 1375337.