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John Kennedy

John Kennedy

John Kennedy (1881-1917) was a son of Roderick Kennedy and Catherine Maclennan, 15 Marvig.

He married Margaret Macleod, 24 Gravir. John and Margaret settled at 24 Gravir and they had five children.

John served with the Royal Horse Artillery in the First World War. He was returned home terminally ill with Cancer. His name is commemorated in the Loyal Lewis Roll of Honour on the Pairc War Memorial and the Lewis War Memorial in Stornoway.


Title: John Kennedy
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Ruaraidh Iain Ruaidh
Date of Birth: 1881
Date of Death: 01-02-1917
Occupation: Fisherman, Royal Artillery
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 853
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 5862