Kennedy Family Tree

Ancestors and Descendants of Joseph Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald

The grandchildren of proud Irish immigrants, Joseph Patrick Kennedy and Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald are the patriarch and matriarch of the large, influential American Kennedy clan. The parents of nine children - including our 35th President, John F. Kennedy, and two U.S. Senators, Robert F. "Bobby" Kennedy and Edward M. "Teddy" Kennedy - what they gave to our country is immeasurable.

Other influential members of the Kennedy clan include First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis; Eunice Kennedy, founder of the Special Olympics; Robert Sargent Shriver, first director of the Peace Corps; Maria Shriver, TV journalist and former wife of Arnold Schwarzenegger; Hollywood star, Peter Lawford; Kathleen H.

Kennedy, Lieutenant Governor of Maryland;

Kennedy Family Tree - Descendents

Joseph Patrick Kennedy

b: 6 Sep 1888 East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 18 Nov 1969 Hyannis Port, Massachusetts

Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald

b: 22 Jul 1890 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
m: 7 Oct 1914 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 22 Jan 1995 Hyannis Port, Massachusetts

Grandchildren

Children

 
No descendents

Joseph Patrick Kennedy

b: 25 Jul 1915 Hull, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
d: 12 Aug 1944 in a bomber over the English Channel

 

stillborn Kennedy
b: 23 Aug 1956 Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
d: 23 Aug 1956 Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island

Caroline Bouvier Kennedy
b: 27 Nov 1957 New York City, New York County, New York
m: 19 July 1986 Centreville, Barnstable County, Massachusetts
Edwin Arthur Schlossberg
b: 19 July 1945

John Fitzgerald Kennedy
b: 25 Nov 1960 Washington, District of Columbia
d: 16 Jul 1999 Off the Coast of Massachusetts (plane crash)
Carolyn Bessette
b: 7 Jan 1966 White Plains, New York
m: 21 Sep 1996 Cumberland Island, Georgia
d: 16 Jul 1999 Off the Coast of Massachusetts (plane crash)

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

b: 29 May 1917 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
d: 22 Nov 1963 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas

Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
b: 28 Jul 1929 Southampton, Suffolk County, New York
m: 12 Sep 1953 Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
d: 19 May 1994 New York City, New York County, New York

 
no descendents

Rosemary Kennedy

b: 13 Sep 1918 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts

 
no descendents

Kathleen Agnes Kennedy

b: 20 Feb 1920 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
m: 6 May 1944 London, England
d: 13 May 1948 Ste-Bauzille, Ardeche, France

William John Robert Cavendish
b: 10 Dec 1917
d: 10 Sep 1944 Heppen, Belgium

 

Robert Sargent Shriver III
b: 28 April 1954

Maria Owings Shriver
b: 6 Nov 1955
m: 26 Apr 1986 Hyannis, Massachusetts
Arnold Schwarzenegger
b: 30 Jul 1947 Graz, Austria

Timothy Perry Shriver
b: 29 August 1959
Linda S. Potter
b: 13 January 1956

Mark Kennedy Shriver
b
: 17 February 1964 Washington, District of Columbia
Jeannie Ripp
b: 30 November 1965

Anthony Paul Kennedy Shriver
b: 20 Jul 1965 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Alina Mojica
b: 5 January 1965

Eunice Mary Kennedy

b: 10 Jul 1921 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
m: 23 May 1953 New York City, New York County, New York

Robert Sargent Shriver
b: 9 Nov 1915 Westminster, Carroll County, Maryland

 

Sydney Maleia Lawford
b: 25 August 1956
James P. McKelvy
b: 1955

Victoria Francis Lawford
b: 4 November 1958
Robert B. Pender Jr.
b: 1953

Robin Elizabeth Lawford
b: 2 July 1961

Patricia Kennedy

b: 6 May 1924 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
m: 24 Apr 1954 New York City, New York County, New York

Peter Lawford
b: 7 Sep 1923 London, England
d: 24 Dec 1984 Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

 

Kathleen Hartington Kennedy
b: 4 Jul 1951
David Lee Townsend
b: 17 Nov 1947

Robert Francis Kennedy Jr.
b: 17 Jan 1954
Emily Ruth Black
b:15 October 1957
m: 1982
Mary Richardson
b:1960
m: 1994

David Anthony Kennedy
b: 15 Jun 1955
d: 25 Aug 1984 Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida

Mary Courtney Kennedy
b: 9 Sep 1956
Jeffrey Robert Ruhe
b:1952
m: 1980
Paul Michael Hill
b:13 August 1954
m: 1993

Michael LeMoyne Kennedy
b: 27 Feb 1958
d: 31 Dec 1997
Victoria Denise Gifford
b:20 February 1957
m: 1981

Mary Kerry Kennedy
b: 8 Sep 1959
m: 1990
Andrew Mark Cuomo
b:6 December 1967

Christopher George Kennedy
b: 4 Jul 1963
Sheila Sinclair Berner
b:4 December 1962
m: 1987

Matthew Maxwell Taylor Kennedy
b: 11 Jan 1965
Victoria Anne Strauss
b:10 February 1964
m: 1991

Douglas Harriman Kennedy
b: 24 Mar 1967
Molly Elizabeth Stark
m: 1998

Rory Elizabeth Katherine Kennedy
b: 12 Dec 1968
Mark Bailey

Robert Francis Kennedy

b: 20 Nov 1925 Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
b: 6 Jun 1968 Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

Ethel Skakel
b: 11 Apr 1928 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
m: 17 Jun 1950 Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 

Stephen Edward Smith Jr.
b: 28 June 1957

William Kennedy Smith
b: 4 September 1960 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts

Amanda Mary Smith
b: 30 April 1967
Cart Harmon Hoo

Kym Maria Smith
b: 29 Nov 1972 Vietnam
Alfred Tucker
b: 30 May 1967

Jean Ann Kennedy

b: 20 Feb 1928 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
m: 19 May 1956 New York City, New York County, New York

Stephen Edward Smith
b: 24 Sep 1927 Brooklyn, Kings County, New York

 

Kara Anne Kennedy
b: 27 Feb 1960
Michael Allen
b: 1958

Edward Moore Kennedy Jr.
b: 26 September 1961
Katherine Gershman
b:9 June 1959
m: 1993

Patrick Joseph Kennedy
b: 14 July 1967

Edward Moore Kennedy

b: 22 Feb 1932 Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts

Virginia Joan Bennett
b: 9 Sep 1936 Riverdale, Bronx, New York
m: 29 Nov 1958 Bronxville, Westchester County, New York

Victoria Anne Reggie
b:
26 February 1954
m: July 1992

 

 

Ancestors of Joseph Patrick Kennedy

This diagram shows the ancestry of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, patriarch of the Kennedy family and father of John Fitzgerald Kennedy and Robert Joseph Kennedy.

      Patrick Kennedy
b: Abt. 1823 in Dunganstown, Wexford County, Ireland
m: 26 Sep 1849 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 22 Nov 1858 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
    Patrick Joseph Kennedy
b: 14 Jan 1858 in East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
m: 23 Nov 1887 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 18 May 1929 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
   
      Bridget Murphy
b: 1821 in Dunganstown, Wexford County, Ireland
d: 20 Dec 1888 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
  Joseph Patrick Kennedy
b: 6 Sep 1888 in East Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
m: 7 Oct 1914 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 18 Nov 1969 in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts
     
      James Hickey
b: Sep 1836/37 in Cork, Ireland
m:
d: 22 Nov 1900 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
    Mary Augusta Hickey
b: 6 Dec 1857 in Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 20 Mat 1923 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
   
      Margaret M. Field
b: Feb 1836 in Ireland
d: 5 Jun 1911 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
        
      Thomas Fitzgerald
b: Abt. 1835 in Ireland
m: 15 Nov 1857 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 19 May 1885 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
    John Francis Fitzgerald
b: 11 Feb 1863 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
m: 18 Sep 1889 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
d: 3 Oct 1950 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
   
      Rosanna Cox
b: Abt. 1835 in Ireland
d: 12 Mar 1879 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
 
  Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald
b: 22 Jul 1890 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 22 Jan 1995
     
      Michael Hannon
b: 30 Sep 1832 in Ireland
m: 12 Feb 1854 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
d: 26 Jan 1900 in Acton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
 
    Mary Josephine Hannon
b: 31 Oct 1865 in Acton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
d: 8 Aug 1964 in Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
   
      Mary Ann Fitzgerald
b: May 1834/35 in Ireland
d: 1 Jul 1904 in Acton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts