William Kennedy came to what is now Union County, SC in 1755.It is believed that he was born in Bucks County, Pa. in 1730. He married Mary Ann Brandon,sister of Thomas Brandon who also migrated from Pa.William kennedy and three of his sons served in the American Revolution. Decendants of his his youngest son(Benjamin) still live in Union County.William And Mary Ann had
11 children to reach maturity. Their decendants are located through out the USA.