Reference Entry

Kennedy, Thomas Francis (1788-1879), politician

James McMullen Rigg and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Kennedy, Thomas Francis (1788-1879), politician, born at Dalquharran Castle, Ayrshire, on 11 November 1788, was the only son of Thomas Kennedy of Dunure and Dalquharran, and great-nephew of Thomas Kennedy (d. 1754), Scottish judge. His mother was Jane, daughter of John Adam of Blair Adam, Kinross-shire, architect. Kennedy was educated ...

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