Eileen Clare "Claire" Kennedy

11 June 1920–21 January 1995 (Age 74)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

The Life of Eileen Clare "Claire"

When Eileen Clare "Claire" Kennedy was born on 11 June 1920, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, her father, Daniel Herbert Kennedy, was 36 and her mother, Mary Winifred Josephine Donnelly, was 28. She married Claude Ellsworth League on 24 June 1943. She died on 21 January 1995, in Sunnyvale, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Claude Ellsworth League
Eileen Clare "Claire" Kennedy
Marriage: 24 June 1943

Spouse and Children

24 June 1943

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Winifred Josephine Donnelly




    Doreen Mary Kennedy


    Jean Marguerite Kennedy



    Herbert Francis Kennedy


    Brian Jospeh Kennedy


World Events (8)


Age 1

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 20

Australia declares war on Italy.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Eileen Clare League, "Hawaii, Honolulu Index to Passengers, Not Including Filipinos, 1900-1952"

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