Grace Fleming Kennedy

April 1899–August 1967 (Age 68)
Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Grace Fleming

When Grace Fleming Kennedy was born in April 1899, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, her father, Henry Clinton Kennedy, was 28 and her mother, Ida Huffaker, was 28. She married Charles Franklin Simpson on 24 November 1926, in Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 6, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 6, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died in August 1967, in Kentucky, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Elk Spring Cemetery, Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States.

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Charles Franklin Simpson
Grace Fleming Kennedy
Marriage: 24 November 1926
Betty Jean Simpson
Doris Lynn Simpson
Freda Charlene Simpson
Frank Fleming Simpson Sr

Spouse and Children

24 November 1926
Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 1

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

Age 18

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Grace Kennedy in household of Henry C Kennedy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace F Kennedy in household of Henry C Kennedy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Grace Simpson in household of Charlie Simpson, "United States Census, 1940"

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