John Henry Kennedy Family

JOHN HENRY KENNEDY

John Henry Kennedy
Born: 22 Sep 1866
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 22 Nov 1889
Died: 05 Feb 1945 (according to death cert. he was 78 yrs 4 months 14 days)
Cause of Death:  Cerebral Hemmorhage due to hypertension
Place: Corinth, MS
Buried: Mt Gilead, Tishomingo County, MS
Father: John Gipson Kennedy
Mother: Martha Jane South Kennedy
John Henry Kennedy was a farmer who also devoted his life to healing the sick with herbs.

Nancy Emerline Robinson
Born: 21 Apr 1872
Place: Prentiss Co., MS
Died: 04 Oct 1947 (age 75, 6 mos, 13 days)
Cause of Death:  Some of the words on the death certificate are hard to read but in essence she contracted lobar pneumonia after she had surgery to remove a cystic ovary.
Place: Had resided in Lambert 2 years before dying in Marks Hospital, Marks, Quitman County, MS
Buried: Mt. Gilead, Tishomingo Co., MS
Father: Darling Robert Robinson
Mother: Julia Ann Miller Robinson

1. Robert E. Lee Kennedy (son)
Born: 09 Jan 1891
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
First Wife: Lillie Roach
Second Wife: Verda Virginia Hearn
Married: 6 Aug 1916
Died: 05 May 1929
Buried: Mt. Gilead, Tishomingo Co., MS
US Army WWI

2. Marshall Gipson Kennedy (son)
Born: 09 Oct 1893
Place: Iuka, MS
1st wife: Evie May Scruggs
14 Mar 1919
2nd wife: Carrie Allen 1926
3rd wife: Nancy Caline Wood 13 June 1931
Died: 24 Jul 1955
Place: Marks, Quitman County, MS
Buried: Mt. Gilead, Tishomingo County, MS
WWI
CPL CO MS Regt
Repl & Trg Trp

Notes:  Marshall’s Nickname was “Buddy”
3. Lonnie Rosetta Kennedy (Daughter)
Born: 03 Jun 1896
Place: Arkansas
Married: Isaac “Sonny” Roach
Married: Charlie Austin
Married: Ola Carl Carrithers
On: 19 Oct 1919
Died: 07 Feb 1973
Place: Walthall, MS
Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery, Walthall, Webster County, MS

4. Mary Martha Ann “Mamie” Kennedy (daughter)
Born: 21 Feb 1901
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 07 Jul 1918
To: Luther Houston “Buck” Cornelison
Died: 18 Jan 1990

5. Nancy Ollie Kennedy (daughter)
Born: 12 Dec 1903
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 30 Dec 1922
To: Eugene “Gene” Walker
Died: 05 Sept 1965

6. Alfred Luther “Luke” Kennedy (son)
Born: 10 Sep 1905
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 08 Feb 1925
To: Cleo Davis
Died: Oct 1972
Buried: Crowder Cemetery, Quitman Co., MS

7. Ada Matilda Kennedy (daughter)
Born: 10-22-1907
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 30 Dec 1922
To: Sidney Brown
Died: 24 Feb 1995

8. Arvie E. Kennedy (son)
Born: 19 Feb 1910
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Died: 30 Jul 1924
Buried: Mt. Gilead Cemetery,Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS

9. Henry Earl Kennedy “Earl” (son)
Born:26 Nov 1912
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: 03 Mar 1931
To: Mallie Wood
Died: 05 Oct 1963

10. John Henry Kennedy Jr. “Henry” (son)
Born: 14 Sep 1921
Place: Iuka, Tishomingo County, MS
Married: Mae Wilson
Died: 15 Jan 1995
Place: Brandon, Rankin Co., MS
US Army WWII

Nancy Emerline’s sister, Mary Jane “Mollie” Robinson married Samuel Robert Kennedy who was John Henry’s brother. Samuel Robert is my great grandfather.  That makes these children and their children double cousins.

John Henry and Nancy Emmaline Kennedy with granddaughter

 
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