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Archibald Cox “Arch” Kennedy Sr.Age: 80 years19121993

Name
Archibald Cox “Arch” Kennedy Sr.
Given names
Archibald Cox
Surname
Kennedy
Name suffix
Sr.
Nickname
Arch
Birth December 18, 1912
MarriageMargaret Catherine HaleyView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 4 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 5 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 16 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Birth of a daughter
#1Martha Jean Kennedy
March 1, 1936 (Age 23 years)
Death of a wifeMargaret Catherine Haley
September 26, 1941 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 28 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 37 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 33 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a daughterMartha Jean Kennedy
March 6, 1990 (Age 77 years)
Death December 11, 1993 (Age 80 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Chattanooga Memorial Park
Last change November 14, 201912:23:19

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Margaret Catherine Haley - View this family
himself
Archibald Cox “Arch” Kennedy Sr.
Birth: December 18, 1912Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 11, 1993Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
wife
Margaret Catherine Haley
Birth: April 6, 1917 32 34Tennessee, United States
Death: September 26, 1941Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
Marriage:
daughter
Martha Jean Kennedy
Birth: March 1, 1936 23 18Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 6, 1990Hamilton, Tennessee, United States

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