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date: 20 November 2019

Kennedy, John Pendletonlocked

(25 October 1795–18 August 1870)
  • Jean H. Baker

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Kennedy, John Pendleton (25 October 1795–18 August 1870), politician and writer, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, the son of John Kennedy, an Irish immigrant and intermittently successful copper merchant, and Nancy Clayton Pendleton, who was descended from a distinguished tidewater Virginia family that included the well-known jurist ...

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