Kennedy Family History
Kennedy Surname History
This page is the home for a detailed history of the Kennedy surname, Kennedy etymology, and records of Kennedy ancestors. Kennedy family history has rich origins whose details have been accumulated over the years by Kennedy family members. The last name Kennedy is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Kennedy family has migrated, it has evolved making its origin a challenge to uncover.
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The evolution of Kennedy starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because family names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As Kennedy families emigrated between countries and languages, the Kennedy name may have changed with them. Kennedy families have travelled around different countries all throughout history.
Kennedy country of origin
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The nationality of Kennedy can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kennedy may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Meaning of the last name Kennedy
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The meaning of Kennedy come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Kennedy originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
- Aaron R Kennedy 1845 - ?
- MINNIE KATHRYN KENNEDY ISENBERG 1879 - ?
- Alta Edna Kennedy 1908 - ?
- Alta Edna Smith Walker Kennedy 1908 - ?
- Thomas C Kennedy 1847 - ?
- Charles Edward Kennedy 111 2009 - ?
- Rose Kennedy
- william gulick kennedy 1835 - ?
- Ethel Kennedy
- Molly (Kennedy) Vonboeckmann
- Jacqueline Lee Bouvier "Jackie" Kennedy Onassis 1929 - ?
- Sina A Kennedy/Blaksley
- Joe Kennedy 1870 - ?
- Mary Lochana Kennedy Coleman 1848 - ?
- Molly Vonboeckman (Kennedy)
- Horace Kennedy
- MINNIE KATHRYN KENNEDY 1897 - ?
- John Kennedy 1806 - ?
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Famous people named Kennedy
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Kennedy
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Kennedy. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Kennedy family
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Kennedy spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kennedy were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Kennedy. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Kennedy name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Kennedy transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time.