Kennedy, Austin Cowper

Kennedy, Austin Cowper

Male 1920 - 2003  (83 years)

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  • Name Kennedy, Austin Cowper  [1
    Born 23 Apr 1920  White Hall, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 30 Nov 1993  Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 26 Aug 2003  Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I31643  Sackett | Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 

    Father Kennedy, Basil Guy,   b. 16 Aug 1894, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1961, Hardin, Big Horn County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Cowper, Lillian Myrtle,   b. 30 Sep 1896, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1955  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1915 
    Children 3 children 
    +1. Kennedy, Doris Ilene,   b. 26 Jun 1916, Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 2006, Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +2. Kennedy, Roberta Mae,   b. 27 Apr 1918, Patterson Township, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1993, Hardin, Big Horn County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. Kennedy, Austin Cowper,   b. 23 Apr 1920, White Hall, Greene County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 2003, Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     
    Family ID F4408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Owsley, Kathryn Ella,   b. 26 Apr 1924, Canton, Lewis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1991, Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1943  Canton, Lewis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Divorced 23 Jul 1976  Volusia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F24160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F24162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Apr 1920 - White Hall, Greene County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 23 Jul 1976 - Volusia County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Nov 1993 - Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Aug 2003 - Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Name: Austin Cowper Kennedy
      [Austin C Kennedy]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 23 Apr 1920
      Birth Place: White Hall, Illinois
      Death Date: 26 Aug 2003
      Father: Basil Kennedy
      Mother: Lillie Cowper
      SSN: 498051604
      Notes: 24 Jan 1984: Name listed as AUSTIN COWPER KENNEDY; 10 Sep 2003: Name listed as AUSTIN C KENNEDY

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 3 Nov 2019.
      The Billings Gazette (Billings, Montana), 3 Dec 1993, page 8

      Roberta Kennedy Fox

      HARDIN -- Roberta Kennedy Fox, 75, of Hardin, died Tuesday evening, Nov. 30, 1993, in the Big Horn County Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.

      She was born April 27, 1918, at her grandfather's farm in Green County, Ill., a daughter of Basil G. and Lillie C. Kennedy. Roberta grew up tn White Hall, Ill. She attended White Hall High School, graduating in 1936, as salutatorian. After high school she attended Peoria School of business, graduating In 1939. It was while tn Peoria, Ill., that she met her future husband, Richard A. Fox. They were married in Peoria on July 27, 1940. The couple moved to Washington, D.C., during World War II, while Rich served his country as an Army officer.

      Roberta moved to Hardin in 1946, and formed the Fox Oil Company Partnership with her husband and her brothers and sisters-in-law, Ken and Lil Fox, and Chick and Virginia Lundberg. She remained a partner until her death. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1991.

      She was a loving, caring mother who was very much devoted to her family. She was loved and respected by all who knew her and her presence in their lives will be greatly missed. Books were a joy in her life and she loved to read. She also loved to collect antiques.

      Roberta was a member of the First Congregational Church, UCC, Hardin Senior Citizens and Chapter L, PEO.

      Survivors include her sons, Richard Jr. of Vermillion, S.D., Michael of Lakewood, Colo., Steven of Bozeman, Dennis and his wife, Janet, of Hardin, Timothy and his wife, Mary Jo, of Billings, and Paul Karas and his wife, Valerie, of Kirkland, Wash.; her sister, Doris McKenzie of Brighton, Mo.; her brother, Austin Kennedy of Holly HilL Fla.; and seven grandchildren, Nora, Sean, Susan, Kirk, Patrick, Michael and Caroline.

      Cremation has taken place. Memorial funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the First Congregational Church of Hardin with Rev. Bill Tibbs officiating. Private inurnment will be in the Fairview Cemetery with Bullis Mortuary of Hardin entrusted with the arrangements.

      Should friends desire, memorials may be made to Chapter L, PEO, P.O. Box 318, Hardin, Mont 59034.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Mr Austin Cowper Kennedy, 83

      Deaths

      Daytona Beach News-Journal (FL) - Wednesday, August 27, 2003
      APRIL 23, 1920 - AUG. 26, 2003

      HOLLY HILL - Austin Cowper Kennedy, 83, of Kilgore Street, former owner of Floritona Hotel, Daytona Beach, died Tuesday at home.

      Mr. Kennedy, an Army veteran, was born in Patterson, Ill., and moved to this area in 1963 from Canton, Mo. He also worked for Hertz Rent-A-Car for 23 years. He was a member of the Central Baptist Church, Daytona Beach, and attended University of Illinois.

      Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Ruth; a son, Doug, Port Orange; three daughters, B.J. Alligood, Port Orange, Chris Bonomi, Daytona Beach, and Carol Kennedy-Powers, Minneapolis; a sister, Doris McKenzie, Brighton, Mich.; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Volusia/

      Flagler, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange 32129. Hannah Cremation is in charge.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1192] Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Name: Austen Cowper Kennedy
      Marriage Date: 6 Feb 1943
      Marriage Place: Canton, Lewis, Missouri, USA
      Spouse: Kathryn Ella Oavsten

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1233] Florida, Divorce Index, 1927-2001, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2020.
      Name: Kathryn
      Gender: Female
      Spouse's name: Austin Cowper Kennedy
      Divorce Date: 23 Jul 1976
      Divorce Place: Volusia, Florida, USA
      Certificate Number: 036794

      Researched by Ted Smith


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