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Biographical entry Kennedy, Edmund Besley Court (1818 - 1848)

Born
5 September 1818
Guernsey, Channel Islands
Died
December 1848
Cape York Peninsula, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Surveyor and Explorer

Summary

Edmund Kennedy was assistant Surveyor of New South Wales 1840-1848. He was killed while on an expedition from Rockhampton to Cape York.

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Australian Botanists - Biographies, MS 064; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales

  • Edmund Besley Court Kennedy - Records, 1845 - 1854, FM 4/1723; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Edmund Besley Court Kennedy - Records, 1845 - 1854, mfm G 28192; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

Journal Articles

  • Beale, E., 'Edmund Besley Court Kennedy', Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society, vol. 35, 1949. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.