John Kennedy, Sr.

The Cartersville Express
Cartersville, Georgia
September 23, 1869, page 2
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Georgia, Bartow County

By virtue of an order from the Court of Ordinary of said county, will be sold on the First Tuesday in November next, between the lawful hours of sale, before the Court House door of said County, Lots of land, Nos. 165, 166, 195, 194, 193, 192, 191, 190, 170, 243, 242, 241, 262, 263 and 30 and a half acres of 196, all in the Fourth District and Third section of originally Cherokee, now Bartow County; each of said lots containing 40 acres, more or less, according to original survey.  About 145 acres of said land cleared, and in high state of cultivation, and under good fencing, the balance of said land finely timbered: all of said lands lying within 2 miles of Cartersville, the County Site, and beautifully located for building and farming purposes the lands being of an excellent quality for cultivation, also abounding in Iron Ore and Manganese.

There is also situated on lots Nos. 165 and 166, a No. 1. Tan Yard, with good Currying House, and Dwelling and out houses, and a fine young orchard, which, including about 24 acres of said Lots will be sold separately,

The said lands will be divided and sold in small tracts, plats of the same will be furnished the day of sale, or before, for inspection.  Any person wishing to examine said lands, will be shown the same by calling on T. H. Kennedy and F. M. Johnson, at Cartersville, or James Kennedy on the place.

All sold as the property of John Kennedy, Senior, deceased, for the benefit of the heirs and creditors of said deceased.  Terms of sale one half the purchase money cash, the other half on credit of 12 months, note and security with interest from date.  Bond for titles given.  Deed to be made on payment of the entire purchase money.  This 21st day of September, 1869.

T. H. Kennedy
James Kennedy
Adm’s of Jno Kennedy, sen., dec’d


The Cartersville Express
Cartersville, Georgia
January 17, 1868, Page 3

Consent to Sell.

T. H. Kennedy & Jas. Kennedy apply for leave to sell the “wild and uncultivated lands, belonging to the estate of John Kennedy, deceased.”


The Cartersville Express
October 18, 1870, page 4

Administrator’s Sale.

Will be sold, before the Court-house door in the town of Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia, on the first Tuesday in November next, within the legal hours of sale, what is known as the


Two miles north of Cartersville, on the Tennessee Road, containing (750) SEVEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY ACRES.  There is about (200) Two hundred acres under a good fence, and in a high state of cultivation.  This is one of the most desirable places in the county.  It will be sold in four parcels—one settlement containing (150) One hundred and Fifty acres, and the other three containing (200) Two hundred acres each.  Terms: One-half cash, and the other half on a twelve months credit, with interest from date. The land can be seen, or particulars obtained, by calling on F. M. JOHNSON, Cartersville, GA., or JAMES KENNEDY, on the place.

Administrators of John Kennedy, deceased.
Sept. 2, 1870.


The Standard and Express
January 4, 1872, page 3

Letters of Dismission

Thomas H. Kennedy and James Kennedy state that they have fully administered the estate of John Kennedy.



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