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Kennedy, A to B

KENNEDY (Soundex K530) — See also BENNEDIX, CANEDY, HILL-KENNEDY, KENN, KENNADY, KENNEDAY, KENNEDY-MINOTT, KENNEY, SONNEDECKER.

  Kennedy, Alexander B. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Alfred, Jr. — of Rhode Island. Democrat. Member of Rhode Island Democratic State Committee, 2000. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Still living as of 2000.
  Kennedy, Alfred J. (b. 1877) — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Whitestone, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Whitestone, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., 1877. Democrat. Real estate business; member of New York state assembly, 1911-13, 1923-26 (Queens County 2nd District 1911-13, Queens County 3rd District 1923-26); postmaster at Flushing, N.Y., 1913-21; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1920; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1927-30; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Alvina (born c.1931) — of Pequot Lakes, Crow Wing County, Minn. Born about 1931. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Kennedy, Alyson — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2008; Socialist Workers candidate for President of the United States, 2016, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Ballotpedia article
  Kennedy, Alyson Y. — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Kennedy, Ambrose (1875-1967) — of Woonsocket, Providence County, R.I. Born in Blackstone, Worcester County, Mass., December 1, 1875. Republican. Lawyer; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1911-13; Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1912-13; U.S. Representative from Rhode Island 3rd District, 1913-23; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1932. Died March 10, 1967 (age 91 years, 99 days). Interment at St. Paul's Cemetery, Blackstone, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Kennedy, Ambrose Jerome (1893-1950) — also known as Ambrose J. Kennedy — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., January 6, 1893. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate, 1927-29; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928, 1944 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1948 (member, Credentials Committee); U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1932-41. Catholic. Died in Baltimore, Md., August 29, 1950 (age 57 years, 235 days). Interment at New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Kennedy, Andrew — of Lewisburg, Union County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lewisburg, Pa., 1848-53. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Andrew (1810-1847) — of Muncietown (now Muncie), Delaware County, Ind. Born in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, July 24, 1810. Democrat. Member of Indiana state senate, 1836-40; candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1840; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1841-47 (5th District 1841-43, 10th District 1843-47). Died of smallpox, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., December 31, 1847 (age 37 years, 160 days). Original interment at Greenlawn Cemetery (which no longer exists), Indianapolis, Ind.; reinterment at Beech Grove Cemetery, Muncie, Ind.
  Relatives: Father of Evender Chalane Kennedy (1842-1893); cousin *** of David Colbreth Broderick and Case Broderick.
  Political family: Broderick-Kennedy family of Indianapolis and Muncie, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kennedy, Andrew R. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Angus — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Anna R. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Anthony (1810-1892) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., December 21, 1810. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1838-42; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1856; U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1857-63; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1867. Episcopalian. Died in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., July 31, 1892 (age 81 years, 223 days). Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Brother of John Pendleton Kennedy (1795-1870).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Kennedy, Anthony J. — of Suffern, Rockland County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Suffern, N.Y., 1937-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Anthony McLeod (b. 1936) — also known as Anthony M. Kennedy — Born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., July 23, 1936. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1975-88; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1988-. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Kennedy, Arch M. — of Mohawk, Herkimer County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Archibald — of Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1872-73, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Archibald McMichael (b. 1818) — also known as Archibald M. Kennedy — of Rushville, Rush County, Ind. Born in Guilford County, N.C., August 25, 1818. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1871, 1877; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1880; member of Indiana state senate, 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Arthur — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888; member of Pennsylvania state senate 42nd District, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Arthur C. — of Del Rio, Val Verde County, Tex. Mayor of Del Rio, Tex., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Arthur Merritt — of Barnwell County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Barnwell County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Arturo — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Honorary Vice-Consul for Dominican Republic in Brooklyn, N.Y., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Ava — of Oklahoma. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Kennedy, Basil G. — Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 10th District, 1954, 1956 (primary), 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bela E. (b. 1918) — of Bangor, Van Buren County, Mich. Born in Bangor, Van Buren County, Mich., July 8, 1918. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1971-82 (54th District 1971-72, 45th District 1973-82); defeated in primary, 1970. United Methodist. Member, Farm Bureau; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Order of the Eastern Star. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1941 to Eleene Price.
  Kennedy, Benjamin Eli Barnet (1827-1916) — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born April 20, 1827. Mayor of Omaha, Neb., 1862-64. Died August 19, 1916 (age 89 years, 121 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Neb.
  Kennedy, Bernard V. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bert S. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District; elected 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bert W. — of Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bertram L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bev See Beverly Kennedy
  Kennedy, Beverly — also known as Bev Kennedy — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida, 1992 (20th District), 1994 (20th District), 1996 (19th District). Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Kennedy, Bill — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Kennedy, Blake See Thomas Blake Kennedy
  Kennedy, Bobby See Robert Francis Kennedy
  Kennedy, Brian M. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 34th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Kennedy, Brian P. — of Washington County, R.I. Democrat. Member of Rhode Island state house of representatives 38th District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Kennedy, Brian T. — of Wall, Monmouth County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1972-73, 1976-77 (District 5-A 1972-73, 10th District 1976-77); defeated, 1973; member of New Jersey state senate, 1978-83 (10th District 1978-81, 11th District 1982-83); candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1986 (3rd District), 2000 (6th District). Still living as of 2000.
  Kennedy, Bruce — of Mullinville, Kiowa County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Bruce See R. Bruce Kennedy
  Kennedy, Bruce — of Sea Cliff, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Elected () mayor of Sea Cliff, N.Y. 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Kennedy, Bryan — of Glendale, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004; candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 5th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kennedy, Burton — of Uhrichsville, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Republican. Mayor of Uhrichsville, Ohio, 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kennedy, Byron A. — of Summit Township, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Summit Township, Michigan, 1918-20. Burial location unknown.


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