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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 Besley C. Kennedy was assistant Surveyor of New South Wales 1840-48. 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.