Alexander William Kennedy

Male 1809 -


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  • Name Alexander William Kennedy 
    Born 1809 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • 1831, May 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 361
      Ordered that James Bryant be appointed overseer of the road from McLendons Creek to Dry Creek and have the following hands to work: Daniel McLean, Murdock McLeod, John Mathewson, Martin Kennedy, Neill Mathewson, Benj. Dunlap, Abil Keys, Joseph Wallis, Alex Kennedy and David Lankford.

      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.

      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
      Alexander Kennedy listed on Dry Creek

      1844, Jul 27 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 57
      Ordered that Alexander Kennedy be appointed overseer of the road from the Salisbury Road above McCaskills to Wet Creek.

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 233
      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 219
    Person ID I06969  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 29 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

    Family 1 Margaret McDonald,   b. 4 Jul 1814,   d. 29 Sep 1849, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married Feb 1845  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Neill Kennedy,   b. 1845
     2. John Allen Kennedy,   b. 3 Jun 1847,   d. Bef 17 May 1873  (Age 25 years)
    +3. Marjorie Kennedy,   b. 31 Jan 1849,   d. 27 Mar 1931, Rockingham, Richmond County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2013 
    Family ID F2268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann McKinnon,   b. 8 Aug 1829,   d. 10 Apr 1859  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1854  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
    +1. Mary Jane Kennedy,   b. 3 Nov 1854,   d. 4 May 1888  (Age 33 years)
     2. Margaret Kennedy,   b. 14 Sep 1856,   d. 27 Oct 1936  (Age 80 years)
    +3. Angus Martin Kennedy,   b. 3 Feb 1859,   d. 7 Dec 1940  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F4300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Documents
    1931 Death Certificate, Richmond County, NC - Marjorie Kennedy
    1931 Death Certificate, Richmond County, NC - Marjorie Kennedy

    Histories
    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. [S1253] 1851-1867 Record of Marriages, Moore County, NC, (Located in Register of Deeds Office, Carthage, Moore County, NC).