Augustus Frederick Kennedy

25 July 1906–16 November 1991 (Age 85)
Goffs Falls, Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Augustus Frederick

When Augustus Frederick Kennedy was born on 25 July 1906, in Goffs Falls, Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, William D. Kennedy, was 40 and his mother, Genevieve J Frieze, was 38. He married Marion Benson on 12 September 1931, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. He lived in Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States for about 10 years. He died on 16 November 1991, in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Frederick Kennedy
1906–1991
Marion Benson
Marriage: 12 September 1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 September 1931
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William D. Kennedy

    Male1866–1924Male

    Genevieve J Frieze

    Female1867–1929Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1916 · New Hampshire Holds First Primary

Age 10

In 1916, New Hampshire held the first presidential primary election even though it would not become important until 1952.
1929

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Augustus Kennedy in household of William Kennedy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gus Kennedy in household of William Kennedy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Kennedy, "New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915"

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