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Kennedy - Bleanbeg & Glencroe, Tipperary

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Re: Kennedy - Bleanbeg & Glencroe

Posted: 16 Feb 2013 12:41AM GMT
Classification: Query
I knew about the Berkery connection. I believe long Andrew's sister was his wife. Berkery's also pop up as witnesses to a wedding of my line here in Australia.

My line arrived in Australia when my ancestor Hugh, who was the son of Andrew Kennedy and Mary Carew/Carey, was transported as a convict to Tasmania.His wife Hane (nee Fox) rejoined him in Australia and they lived in a little place called Forth where my Great Grandfather was born.
While there is some tenuous connection to Tas through Hugh's daughter Mary, Most of the family moved initially to Victoria and then scattered over the generations to Western Australia,New South Wales and Queensland.

How did your line end up in USA? Was it the famine?
Howard
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
whk176 16 Feb 2013 7:41AM GMT 
annmariejohns... 22 Jul 2014 1:08AM GMT 
annmariejohns... 20 Jul 2014 5:18AM GMT 
whk176 20 Jul 2014 9:59PM GMT 
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