Kenneth Ave was “possibly named after the first born grandchildren of Samuel Luther (died 1934) and Mary Ann (1940) Hirst” (Auckland Libraries, n.d.).
An alternative origin of the name is that it is named after a son of Elihu Shaw (Davenport, 1990, p.116).
Kenneth Ave runs west from Sandringham Rd to Leslie Ave.
Aroha Ave runs off it.
On the north side, numbers run from 1 to 37. On the south side, numbers run from 2 to 42.
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SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:
Auckland Libraries. (n.d.). Auckland city street names. http://www.akcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/streets/streets.html
Davenport, John. (1990). Street names of Auckland: Their story. Auckland: Hodder & Stoughton.