Sir Hugh Kennedy

1500–16 August 1565 (Age 65)
Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland

The Life of Hugh

When Sir Hugh Kennedy was born in 1500, in Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland, his father, Alexander Kennedy, was 37 and his mother, Lady Margaret Campbell, was 25. He married Lady Janet Stewart in 1530, in Scotland. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 16 August 1565, in Tofts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Sir Hugh Kennedy
1500–1565
Lady Janet Stewart
1505–1580
Marriage: 1530
Sir Gilbert Kennedy Lord Of Girvanmains
1531–1592
Elizabeth Kennedy
1532–1572
Lady Margaret Kennedy of Girvanmains
1540–1579

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1530
Scotland
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1463–1578Male

    Lady Margaret Campbell

    Female1475–1543Female

siblings

(1)

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ceannéidigh ‘descendant of Ceannéidigh’, a personal name derived from ceann ‘head’ + éidigh ‘ugly’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hugh Kennedy, 2nd of Girvan Mains d. Yes, date unknown: MacFarlane Clan & Families Genealogy
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000-2015

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