Name: John Kennedy
Suffix: of Dunure
Death: AFT 20 OCT 1385
Residence: Dunure & Cassillis
Change Date: 25 OCT 2005
Descendant of Roland of Carrick (who was grandson of Duncan de Carrick, 1st Earl of Carrick).
Did he have two sons called Giulbert?
Some say he married the heiress of the Earls of Carrick.
John Kennedy of Dunure, who had charters of lands in Carrick from David II in 1357, obtained Cassillis from Mary Montgomery, possibly his wife), and in 1372 was recognised Chief of his kin by Robert II.
John Kennedy of Dunure and Cassillis married the heiress of the Carrick earls. Their grandson, James Kennedy who married King Robert III's daughter, had two sons.
John Kennedy of Dunure acquired lands at Cassillis about 1360, and witnessed a charter by Robert II in 1384.
Father: Gilbert de Carrick
- Gilbert Kennedy
- Margaret Kennedy