What's the Kennection? #293

It was Victorian novelist Frank Smedley who first wrote that "all's fair in" what two arenas?

John and Washington Roebling, who built it, never got to cross what span across New York's East River that opened in 1883?

What is Ripley's first name in the Alien movies?

There are 3,744 combinations of what poker hand that beats a flush, and is sometimes called a boat?

The Quaker movement began around 1647 when George Fox founded the "Religious Society of" whom?

What's the "Kennection"?