Anybody know of this John Kennedy??
John Kennedy was born in Scotland. He was a Scotch Presbyterian. He and his brother moved to County Down Ireland and left there for the New World in 1763. He settled in Kingston New York and married Marie Van vliet a widow with 2 or 3 children. They ended up in Pennsylvania and John was a private in the Pennsylvania militia. An old letter states, "They left their mother country and were noblemen, left estates but could not get their money .They came to this country and fought against their country. One brother moved south after the revolutionary War
!Source of information: Research done by R. G. Windsor Spellman of 281
Ridge Road, Apt. 2B, Wethersfield, Connecticut 06109-1047. He compiled
John's family group