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by JanetS
Thu Nov 18, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)
Replies: 9
Views: 14754

Re: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)

Hello Derek! Good to hear from you, and thanks for the information - there is such a confusion with all the Alexander Kennedys! I would love to know if and how Fort Smith Alex [who was a first cousin of my grandma - Barbara Ellen Gaddy (Gaddie) Silman] is related to the chief factor Alexander Kenned...
by JanetS
Fri Sep 17, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)
Replies: 9
Views: 14754

Re: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)

There is an Alex Kennedy buried in the Anglican graveyard at Fort Smith NWT. He had a son Philip Allen Kennedy that moved to Fort Smith with him. They came from the Peace River area and he was a veteran of the Nile Expedition. He was originally in Red River. His grave marker has him being born Dece...
by JanetS
Fri Nov 13, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)
Replies: 9
Views: 14754

Re: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)

Whoops, I meant to write "the 1911 Census" with regards to the Fort Smith Alex Kennedys two sons.
by JanetS
Fri Nov 13, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)
Replies: 9
Views: 14754

Re: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)

Hello again! According to Philip (Pi) Kennedy (1926- ) his grandfather Alex Kennedy died at Fort Smith, NWT (where grandson Alex still lives) in 1938 at the age of 84 which would put him born c1854, and Pi knows he came from somewhere in the Peace River region but didn't know about his Red River ori...
by JanetS
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)
Replies: 9
Views: 14754

Re: ALEXANDER KENNEDY (1852-1935)

Hello! The Alex Kennedy of Fort Smith was my grandmother Barbara Ellen Gaddy Silman's first cousin - her mother Margaret Kennedy (early 1830s-c1873) was the youngest sister of Alex's father (whose name I would love to know). Alex of Fort Smith was born I think in 1854 ... - he died in 1838. I speak ...
by JanetS
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: Kennedy family
Replies: 0
Views: 5979

Kennedy family

My great-grandmother was Margaret Kennedy born about the early 1830s at Red River and died about 1873 at Fort Walsh, she married Alexander Gaddy in 1855 and they had several children including my grandmother Barbara Ellen (1869-1958). I'm trying to find out her parents and they may be Sally Kennedy ...