Birth: 9 October 1812

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Holywood, Ballycultra, co. Down, Ireland

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 13 October 1864 - Aged 52

Place or Registered Place of Death: North Bank, Regent's Park, Marylebone, London, Middlesex

Father: Hugh Kennedy

Mother: Grace Dorothea Hughes

Spouse(s): Georgiana Paget

Date of Marriage: 8 April 1841

Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Midhurst, Hampshire

Children:

Elizabeth Georgina Frederica Kennedy (1842-1876)

Notes:

Captain William Henry Kennedy gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy.

Child of Captain William Henry Kennedy and Georgina Paget:

Elizabeth Georgina Frederica Kennedy+ d. 1 Jul 1876

Parliamentary Papers, Volume 31 - 1843
Name: William Hugh Kennedy
Date of Entry into the Navy: 27 June 1828
Date of Commission to Lieutenant: 15 December 1838

The Navy List - 1864
Became Captain - 2 January 1854

The Gentleman's Magazine - 1864
Obituary
Oct. 13. At North Bank, Regent's-pk., aged 53, Capt. W. H. Kennedy, R.N., sixth son of the late Hugh Kennedy, esq., of Cultra, co. Down. He entered the Navy in 1828, and was made lieutenant Dec. 15, 1838, and in that capacity was employed in North America and the West Indies, in the "Serpent," 16, and again upwards of three years on the same station in the " Illustrious," 72. He attained the rank of commander July 4, 1846, and was for many years employed as an Inspecting Commander in the Coastguard. He obtained post rank January 2, 1854, and was afterwards for seven years Deputy-Comptrollor-General of the Coastguard. He married, in 1841, Georgina, fourth dau. of the late Adm. Hon. Sir C. Paget, and niece of the Marquis of Anglesey.

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1841 Census:

Hill Lane, Millbrook, Hampshire
William Kennedy - 25 - Ireland
Georgina Kennedy - 25
Grace Kennedy - 20 - Ireland

1851 Census:

Tamer Terrace, Stoke Damerel, Devonport, Devon
William Kennedy - Head - Married - 39 - 1812 - Commander, Royal Navy - County Down, Ireland
Georgina Kennedy - Wife - 34 - Sussex
F.G.E. Kennedy - Daughter - 9 - 1842 - Devonport

1861 Census:

18 North Bank, St. Marylebone, London
William H. Kennedy - Head - Married - 49 - Captain Royal Navy - Half Pay - Ireland
Georgina Kennedy - Wife - 45 - Ecsland, Sussex
Frederica Kennedy - Daughter - 19 - Dromport, Devonshire

Captain William Henry Kennedy, R.N.