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Howard Samuel Kennedy

clergyman.

Howard Samuel Kennedy, American clergyman. Member Chi Psi.

Background

Kennedy, Howard Samuel was born on October 29, 1907 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of R. Oakley and Sarah (Klein) Kennedy.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1929, Doctor of Divinity (honorary), 1950. A.M., Boston University, Bachelor of Sacred Theology, 1932.

Career

Ordained to ministry of Methodist Church, 1932. Pastor, Methodist Church, Middlebury, Vermont, 1932-1937. Ordained deacon, Protestant Episcopal Church, 1937, priest, 1938.

Curate, St. Paul’s Church, Troy, New York, 1937-1939. Rector, Church of Our Saviour, Lebanon Springs, New York, 1939-1941, Emmanuel Church, Little Falls, New York, 1941-1943. Dean, Cathedral of All Saints, Albany, New York, 1943-1950.

Rector St. James Church, Chicago, since 1950, dean Cathedral of St. James, Chicago, since 1954. Deputy General Convention.

Membership

Member Chi Psi.

Connections

Married Grace M. Johnston February 17, 1932. Children: John Richard (deceased), Sarah Anne (Mistress.

father:
R. Oakley Kennedy

mother:
Sarah (Klein) Kennedy

spouse:
Grace M. Johnston February 17

children:
John Richard Kennedy (deceased)

Sarah Anne (Mrs Kennedy