Patrick Joseph Kennedy, Sr.

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Patrick Joseph Kennedy, Sr.

Also Known As: "Pat"
Birthplace: Dunganstown, , Wexford, Ireland
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
Cause of death: Cholera
Place of Burial: Cambridge, Middlesex Co, MA
Immediate Family:

Son of Patrick Kennedy, II and Mary Johanna Kennedy
Husband of Bridget Kennedy
Father of Mary L. Kennedy; John Kennedy; Margaret M. Caulfield; Joanna L. Kennedy and Patrick Joseph Kennedy, Jr.
Brother of John Kennedy; James Kennedy and Mary Kennedy

Occupation: Farmer/Cooper/Laborer, Cooper, Ward Boss, Farmer/Land Owner/Various
Managed by: Private User
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About Patrick Joseph Kennedy, Sr.

Emigrated from Ireland in 1849 on ship, the "Washington Irving." Met Bridget Murphy in Ireland before going to America.

The Cooperage and Brass Foundry he bought in Boston made beer, water barrels, and ship castings.

Kennedy Cousins, Mary Ann Ryan & Patrick Grennan run the Kennedy Homestead in Dunganstown (1960's).

Married at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross by Father John L. Williams (later became Bishop of Boston); witnesses were cousins of Bridget's: Patrick Barron and Ann McGowan.

Most notable ancestor was Brian Boru, Chieftain of the Clan, and the Sept - Dal g Cais, First Christian King of Ireland, the became High King

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Patrick Joseph Kennedy, Sr.'s Timeline

Dunganstown, , Wexford, Ireland
September 26, 1849
Age 25
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Age 25
Dunganstown, Ireland
Age 25
Dunganstown, Ireland
Age 25
Dunganstown, Ireland
August 9, 1851
Age 27
Boston, MA
December 4, 1852
Age 28
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
January 4, 1854
Age 30
Boston, MA
July 18, 1855
Age 31
Boston, MA
January 14, 1858
Age 34
East Boston, Suffolk Co, MA