Richard Horricks Kenny

22 January 1887–8 September 1927 (Age 40)
Alice, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Richard Horricks

When Richard Horricks Kenny was born on 22 January 1887, in Alice, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada, his father, James Kenny, was 36 and his mother, Christina Horricks, was 28. He lived in Renfrew, Horton, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 8 September 1927, in Seine River 23A, Rainy River, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 40.

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James Kenny
Christina Horricks
William James Kenny
Margaret Kenny
Christina Kenny
Elizabeth Jane Kenny
John Kenny
Ann Wilson Kenney
Richard Horricks Kenny
James Miller Kenney
Jane Kenny
Samuel Leonard Kenny
Willis Kenny

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World Events (1)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 19

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coinnigh ‘descendant of Coinneach’, an Old Irish personal name equivalent to Scottish Kenneth . This was borne by a 6th-century monk and saint who gave his name to the town of Kilkenny ‘church of Coinneach’.2 Irish: possibly an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cionaodha ‘descendant of Cionaodh’, a personal name of unexplained etymology.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Kenney, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Richard Horricks Kenny, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Richard Kenney in household of James Kenney, "Canada Census, 1911"

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