Kenedy, P. J.

Kenedy, P. J. (Patrick John)

(1843–1906) bookseller, publisher; born in New York City. On his father's death (1866) he inherited and successfully expanded the venerable Catholic book publishing firm, incorporated in 1904 as P. J. Kenedy & Sons.
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