Person:John Kennedy (183)

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  1. John KennedyBet 1749 & 1759 -
Facts and Events
Name John Kennedy
Gender Male
Birth? Bet 1749 and 1759 Frederick, Maryland, United States
Residence[1] Mar 1776 Kentucky, Virginia, United Statescame to Kentucky
Death? Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
Other[1] Sep/Oct 1803 Bourbon, Kentucky, United Statesgives deposition
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ardery, Julia Hoge Spencer. Kentucky records: early wills and marriages, copied from court house records by regents, historians and the state historian; old bible records and tombstone inscriptions; records from Barren, Bath, Bourbon, Clark, Daviess, Fayette, Harrison, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Mason, Montgomery, Nelson, Nicholas, Ohio, Scott, and Shelby counties. (Lexington, Kentucky: Keystone Printery, Inc., c1932)

    September Court, 1803
    Deposition of John Kennedy to establish land of Joseph Penn deposeth: he came out to establish improvements of John Kennedy (son of John) on Kennedy's Creek; met at Thomas' Station and proceeded to location where Joseph Kennedy's improvement was made and from thence to improvement of John Kennedy (son of John).

    John Kennedy (son of Daniel), abt. 44 [sic] yrs., deposeth: in March, 1776, agreed to come out with Thomas Kennedy and at same time John Kennedy (son of John) and Joseph Kennedy made application to deponant with Thomas Kennedy to look out for land for them. Deponant, with Thomas Kennedy, set out on journey, arrived at Boonesborough in April, where deponant met with Michael Stoner with whom he had been, long acquainted, both of same occupation having wrought a considerable time in Frederick Town. Stoner knew of no claim on certain land except that of David Gass who had marked trees at a spring, which spring now occupied by Mr. Breckenridge, etc.

    Edward Wilson, aged abt. 65 yrs., deposeth: in 1782 he surveyed preemption.

    October Court, 1803

    Deposition of John Kennedy (son of Daniel), aged abt. 54 [sic] yrs., to establish Joseph Kennedy's land, deposeth: in 1776 he agreed to come out with Thomas Kennedy, etc.