Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

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Kathleen Hartington Townsend (Kennedy)

Birthplace: Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General and Ethel Kennedy
Wife of David Lee Townsend
Mother of Meaghan Anne Birdzell; Maeve Kennedy McKean; Rose Kennedy Townsend and Kerry Sophia Kennedy Townsend
Sister of Joseph P. Kennedy II; Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.; David Anthony Kennedy; Private; Michael LeMoyne Kennedy, Sr. and 6 others

Occupation: Lieutenant Governor
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About Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

Married at Georgetown's Holy Trinity Church.


Kathleen Hartington Kennedy Townsend (born July 4, 1951) is an American attorney who was the sixth Lieutenant Governor of Maryland from 1995 to 2003. She ran unsuccessfully for Governor of Maryland in 2002. In 2010 Townsend became the chair of the non-profit American Bridge, an organization that will raise funds for Democratic candidates and causes. She is a member of the Kennedy family.

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Kathleen Kennedy Townsend's Timeline

July 4, 1951
Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
November 7, 1977
November 1, 1979
Greenwich, Fairfield County, CT, United States
December 17, 1983
November 30, 1991
Radcliffe College