Duncan McKellar Kennedy

Duncan McKellar Kennedy

Male 1817 - 1901  (84 years)

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  • Name Duncan McKellar Kennedy 
    Born 15 Sep 1817 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Nov 1901 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Bensalem Presbyterian Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1838, Jul 27 -- Deed Book 42 Page 591, Moore County, NC
      Duncan M. Kennedy deeded Upshur Furr 13 acres located on Horse Creek adjoining John McLeach and Upshur Furr.

      1840, Dec 28 -- Land Grant #3158, Moore County, NC
      Alexander Kennedy received 22 acres located west of Dry Creek adjoining John Kennedy, James Cole and Angus Morrison. Malcolm Morrison and Duncan Kennedy were chain carriers.

      1842, Jun 13 -- Will Book B Page 132-133, Moore County, NC
      Will of John Paterson, Dec'd. Heirs: son William S. Paterson; sister Sarah Morison's children: Anna Morison, Margaret Morison, Malcolm Morison and William Morison; nephews Malcolm A. Morison and John C. Paterson [of brother Malcolm Paterson Dec'd. of Baton Rouge, LA]. Executor: Duncan M. Kennedy. Witnesses: A. McKinnon, Daniel McLean and Alexr. Kennedy.

      1842, Jun 17-Nov 8 -- Record of Estates Book D Page 244-251, Moore County, NC
      Estate of John Patterson, Dec'd. by Executor Duncan Kennedy. Notes were held on the following: Neill Morison, Colin A. Munroe, Abner Brown, David Johnes, Isam Sowell, George Hunsucker, Edmond Holland, A. Munroe, Everit Smith, Mathew W. Deaton, Allen McCaskill, Francis Munroe, R. Morison, Ryland R. Miller, Levi Deaton, Andrew Graham, Henry Hely, John McNeill, Joseph Wallis, Nathan Wallis, Malcolm Graham, Danl. McDonald, John Williams, Alexr. Kennedy, Isam Smith, Mathew Shuffield, Murdo McLeod, James Cole, Martin Kennedy, Danl. Murchison, Archibald McMillan, John Kennedy, George Hunsucker, Abram Hunsucker, Avington Britt, Roderick Murchison, Jesse Hedgepath, John Morison, Elizabeth Parish, Ryals Keys, Mary Parish, James Keys, John Wallis, Joseph Smith and Jas. Keachy. Items were purchased by the following: Danl. McDonald, George Hunsucker Esq., James Cole, John Williams, Danl. McInnis, John Morgan, Angus Morison, Nancy McLean, Jensy [?] Parrish, Martin Hunsucker, Danl. McLean, Danl. McDonald, Elisha Cole, Neill McKinnon, L.B. Curry, Alexander Kennedy, Jonathan Richardson, Jas. Jackson, Archibald Hunsucker, Ashly Parrish, William Hunsucker, Nancy McLean, Anzabela/Anzy Smith, James P. Cole, William Patterson, Jesse Sanders, Martin Kennedy, George Dawkins, Avington Brit, Abram Stuts, John R. Ritter, Everit Smith, Nathan Briant, Allan McCaskill, Joshua Cole, Levi Wright, Neill McInnis, Christian Stuts, Danl. McDonald Senr., Robert Melton, Johal Smith, Edmond Williams, Corns. Dunlap, Mary Parrish, Norman Matheson, Hampton Riddle, Alexr. McIntosh, John Cole and Presley Caddell.

      1843, Jan 14 -- Land Grant #0304, Moore County, NC
      Duncan M. Kennedy received 58 acres located east of Dry Creek adjoining Angus Morison, his own line (formerly James Brumlow) and Neil McLeod. John Kennedy and Alexr. Kennedy were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Never granted]

      1844 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District #6
      Duncan M. Kennedy listed 136 acres valued at $136 and 1 white poll on Wet Creek, 100 acres valued at $100 on Dry Creek, 55 acres valued at $25 on Horse Creek and [as executor of John Patterson) 444 acres valued at $800 on Dry Creek.

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 213
      1870 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 485
      1880 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 201-B
      1900 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 55
    Person ID I06967  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2022 

    Father John Kennedy,   b. 1782,   d. 15 Feb 1867  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Margery McKellar,   b. 1787,   d. Bef 1860  (Age < 73 years) 
    Family ID F2266  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    +1. Margie Kennedy,   b. 27 Sep 1853,   d. 4 Jan 1946  (Age 92 years)
    Family ID F2267  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary J. McKinnon,   b. 31 Jul 1831,   d. 31 Dec 1878  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1852  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
     1. Infant Kennedy,   bur. Moore County, NC at Bensalem Presbyterian Church Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary C. Kennedy,   b. 1854
     3. Angus Kennedy,   b. 1856
    +4. Anabella A. Kennedy,   b. 1 Nov 1857,   d. 15 Jun 1928  (Age 70 years)
    +5. McIntyre Kennedy,   b. 24 Feb 1860,   d. 10 Jun 1934  (Age 74 years)
     6. Jenette C. Kennedy,   b. 24 May 1862,   d. 6 Nov 1956  (Age 94 years)
     7. John A. Kennedy,   b. 1865
     8. Mary F. Kennedy,   b. 9 Dec 1867,   d. 5 Mar 1964  (Age 96 years)
     9. Carvilla Christian Kennedy,   b. 26 Aug 1870,   d. 1 Feb 1959  (Age 88 years)
     10. Duncan B. Kennedy,   b. 1873
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F2485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1852 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1856 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #4254 - William Melton
    1856 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #4254 - William Melton

    Duncan M. Kennedy and Mary J. McKinnon
    Duncan M. Kennedy and Mary J. McKinnon
    Duncan was the son of John Kennedy and Margaret McKellar. Mary was the daughter of Angus McKinnon and Mary Bethune.

    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1329] Chronicles and Records of Bensalem Church, Eagle Springs, Moore County, NC.

    2. [S1114] John Monroe and Mary Deaton Family Papers, http://www.monroegen.org/family.htm#The%20Bible%20.
      The Bible of John and Mary Deaton Monroe
      The following entries are from the family Bible use by both John Mary Deaton Monroe and John C. and Bettie Sewell Monroe. The entries appear to have been made by one or two people at different times (using different color inks) apparently at or near the time of the event. Several dates which are confirmable by other sources are alI also accurate.

      Source: Private Collection. Microfilm of originals are available in the North Carolina State Archives, Moore County Records, Deaton-Monroe Family Papers.

      William Johnson Munroe was born the 14 march 1844
      John C Calhoun Munroe was born the 25 July 1846
      Lauchlin A Munroe was born the 9 May 1848
      Robert Walker Munroe was born the 30 May 1850
      Sarah Ann Munroe was born March the 6th 1853
      Lauchlin Deaton Munroe was born the 29 July 1895
      (Note the sudden change in spelling!)
      Cornelius Claudy Monroe was born the 26 March 1897
      Ellis Fairly Monroe was Born January the 26 1903
      John Munroe was born the 24 Feby 1802
      Mary Deaton was born the 20 Oct 1808
      James Hamilton Munroe was born the 15th November 1832
      Amanda Jane Munroe was born the 6th February 1834
      Malcom L J Munroe was born the 5th August 1835
      Benjamin Franklin Munroe was born the 29 may 1837
      Andrew Jackson Munroe was born the 13th April 1839
      Levi Deaton Munroe was born the 6th October 1840
      Mary Catharine Munroe was born the 13 March 1843
      Mary Alice Munroe was born the 17 October 1880
      Christian Annette Munroe was born the 10 April 188?
      William Talmage Munroe was born the 16 February 1884
      Robert Hill Munroe was born the 2 July 1885
      John Westly Monroe was born the 22 February 1887
      Archable Alexander Munroe was born the 29 November 1888
      Daniel Alton Monroe was born the 3 July 1890
      Amanda Jane Munroe was born the 4 November 1892

      James Hamilton died the 26th January 1833
      Andrew Jackson Munroe died the 4th June 1839
      Wm Johnson Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va August 4th 1864
      Levi Deaton Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va March 26th 1865
      John Monroe died the 25 of January 1877
      Mary C Shuffield died the 28 the of january 1880
      Mary Munroe died the 18th June 1896
      Robert Hill Monroe died the 20th June 1887
      Archable A Monroe died the 14th July 1889

      John Munroe & Mary Deaton was maried the 9th February 1832
      Malcom L.J. Munroe & Mary Ann Miller was maried the 21 Novr. 1861
      Amanda J. Munroe & Henry B Currie was maried the 4 February 1867
      Mary C. Munroe & Elijah Shuffield was maried the 27 Feby 1873
      Benjamin F. Monroe & Mary J Brewer was maried the ?

      Miscellaneous Records
      Although not part of the Family Bible, these notes were made by either Mary Vassar Deaton or her daughter, Mary Deaton Monroe. They were made in the same ledger book in which the women kept the estate records of Levi Deaton and Andrew Graham.

      July the 28 then died Munroe 1863
      Feby 12th 1863 John Munroe went to Goldsboro
      Feby 13th 1863 Gerome Burns died
      April 7th 1864 Archd. Campbell & Jennet Mc?? maried
      June 1st 1864 Francis Munroe died
      June 2nd 1864 Wm R Reddin died
      June 19 Ia. C Munroe was killed in trenches at Petersburg Va.
      " 21 1864 Cornelius Matheson was killed in trenches Petersburg
      " 19 1864 J N Copeland was killed Do Do Do
      August 4 1864 Wm. J Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va
      Dec 9 1864 J C Munroe joined the 2nd Batalion NC Calvary at Fayetteville
      March 11 1865 Neill Kennedy died of wounds in hospital Richmond Va
      March 26 1865 L.D. Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va
      Oct 31 1865 Sunday a fair plesant day
      Jany 10 1867 Snow on the ground for three weeks to day cloudy
      Decr 10 1867 Mary Deaton died
      Decr 1 1867 Delila Cole died her child died Decr 14 1867
      Jany 5 1868 B F & J C Munroe come home from Richmond Va
      1867 Jn Munroe taught school three month in the fall of 1867
      Jany 7 Jn Munroe cut his knee with the axe
      Feby 6 Danl C Campbell & June McC Copeland was maried
      Feby 15 John Kennedy died
      Henry B Currie and Amanda D Munroe maried ?
      John Cagle died July 1869 Ia Bryant died July 11
      Col. John Morrison died May 12th 1870
      May 27/70 a clowdy rainy day I wrote a letter to J C Munroe Laurinburg
      Robt W Munroe went to texas Jany 1871
      Isabel Sowel died Feby 5 1875
      Levi Deaton & Nancy Sowel was married
      Margaret Deaton died Sept 17 1847
      Sarah Smith died the 10 October 1847
      Negro Buie died the 10 October 1847
      Angus Morison (Esq) died the 13 July 1848
      Angus Chisholm died the 25 July 1848
      James Morgan died the 26 July 1848
      James Runnils died the 17 June 1849
      Elizabeth Morison died in June 1851
      Noah Brett & Elizabeth Brewer maried 16 Septr 1852
      Angus McInnon died the 6 July 1852
      Duncan M Kenedy & Mary McInnon maried on the 30 December 1852
      M Yarborough & Debora Deaton maried on the 6 Jany 1853
      Lockey Deaton died on the 17th June 1853
      Andrew Graham died on the 21 July 1853
      4 Augt 1853 G. Cole beat J. Morison for S.C. Clerk 357 votes
      Arington & Noah Britt Moved west Nov 5 1853
      Oct 5th 1854 Alan Monroe & Margaret Morison maried
      Oct 15th 1854 Wm. S Patterson & Lovidy Graham maried
      Oct 3rd 1854 Elisha Cole & Delila Chavis maried
      July the 5th 1857 L. B. Munroe & Sarah C Calhoun maried
      July the 25th 1857 Lachlin Britt & Miss Freeman maried
      July the 27th 1857 M.L.J Munroe commenced work with W Lewis
      Augt 17th 1857 Jack McRae's wife died
      Augt ? 1857 A S Moody died
      Jas Gallin & Mary Morison Maried April 11 1859
      Ann Kennedy died April 10 1859
      Reuben Reynolds April 1859
      Nelson Parish & Margaret Jones maried 7 Sept 1859
      Raleigh Davis & Elizabeth Allan Decr 2 1859
      Hector McInzie & Christian McKaskill maried 8 May 1860
      Thomas Richerson & Margaret McKaskill maried 8 May 1860