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Thomas Kennedy

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Kings, Offaly, Ireland
Death: June 12, 1881 (58-66)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of John Kennedy and Pagai Kennedy
Husband of Sophia Kennedy
Father of Charlotte Kennedy; Thomas Kennedy; Elizabeth Kennedy; Amelia Sophia Ann Sullivan; Sophia Ann Sullivan and 7 others

Occupation: Farner
Managed by: Private User
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About Thomas Kennedy

He had 16 children. 6 males and 5 females were still alive at the time of his death.

Arrived in Wellington 'Aurora' on 22 Jan 1840.

Went to Akaroa in 1841 as a constable. Then Peraki, Takamatua, Purau, then a farm, "Waterford Farm" on Lincoln Rd Chch, and purchased Kennedy's Bush. Also leased Halswell Quarry

Baptised with his children.

alt b. County Offaly

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Thomas Kennedy's Timeline

Kings, Offaly, Ireland
June 15, 1841
Age 22
Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand
Age 24
Akaroa, Christchurch City, Canterbury, New Zealand
Age 25
Akaroa, Christchurch City, Canterbury, New Zealand
October 14, 1845
Age 26
Akaroa, Christchurch City, Canterbury, New Zealand
Age 28
Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand
October 27, 1850
Age 31
New Zealand
July 30, 1851
Age 32
Long Bay, Christchurch City, Canterbury, New Zealand
March 12, 1854
Age 35
Canterbury, New Zealand