Joseph Kennedy was born abt. 1847 in Carbonear, Newfoundland and is buried in Rollo Bay, Prince Edward Island, Canada. He married Jane Kennedy born abt. 1853 in Carbonear, Newfoundland. After Joe died Jane emigrated to Boston, remarried by the name of Cleary and is buried Massachusetts. Joseph and Jane Kennedy (that was her maiden name as well) were married St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Parish in Carbonear, Newfoundland near Harbor Grace on November 15, 1871. They later emigrated to PEI appearing there on the 1881 Canadian Census; they may have been in St. John's for the birth of their last two children. Joe Kennedy is said to have had a brother Edward Kennedy and the two seamen according to one descendant were "runners."

Children of Joseph and Jane Kennedy baptized at St. Pat's, Carbonear, Newfoundland

1872 Mar 24 Mary anne Kennedy married Walter Roscoe Clancy Gloucester, Massachusetts (line of Charles Wiltsie); they appear on

Reynard Street in the 1920 US Census with daughters Frances and Elizabeth. Mary Anne lists emigration date as 1896

1874 Nov 18 Elizabeth Kennedy

The births of Fanny and Julia are not complete found at St. Pat's. The family was somewhere else in Newfoundland between 1874 and 1881 the Canadian census says Newfoundland for their birth place.

1881 Census of Canada

Census Place: Lot 44, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Source: FHL Film 1375800 NAC C-13164 Dist 3 SubDist D Page 35 Family 142

Sex Marr Age Origin Birthplace Occupation Religion
Joseph KENNEDY M M 34 Irish Newfoundland Laboring Man Catholic ESTIMATED Birth Year 1847
Jane KENNEDY F M 28 Irish Newfoundland Catholic ESTIMATED BIRTH Year 1853
Mary A KENNEDY F 9 Irish Newfoundland Catholic
Elizabeth KENNEDY F 6 Irish Newfoundland Catholic
Fanny KENNEDY F 3 Irish Newfoundland Catholic
Julia KENNEDY F 1 Irish Newfoundland

1863 Map of PEI

LOT 44 PEI Records would be EAST PARISH township 44

Other Families that were from Carbonear Newfoundland that lived on LOT 44

Listed as Seaman PEI Joseph Kennedy age 49 arrives Boston onboard steamer Worcester July 1892

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