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John Ross Kelley (abt. 1816)

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John Ross Kelley
Born about in New York, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Allegan, Michiganmap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 20 Jun 2015
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1822 - 1995 Allegen, Michigan, Marriages lists: • Groom John Ross Kelley, age 23, birth year 1817 • Bride Sarah Ross, age 16, birth year 1824 • Marriage date 28 Oct 1840

1850 Monterey, Allegan, Michigan Census • John R. age 34 • Sarah age 28 • Chandler age 5 • Phebe age 2 • Chester age 1

1860 Ganges, Allegan, Michigan Census • John R. occupation farmer, age 44 • Sarah age 36 • Chandler age 15 • Phebe age 13 • Chester age 11 • Glover age 9

1870 Ganges, Allegan, Michigan Census • John Kelly, age 53, birthplace New York • Sarah, age 46, birth place New York • Glover, age 20, birthplace Michigan • Byrd, age 17, birthplace Michigan • John, age 13, birthplace Michigan • Lucinda, age 9 birthplace Michigan • Lucilla, age 6, birthplace Michigan

1880 Clyde, Allegan, Michigan Census • Chester Kelley age 31 (1849), occupation farmer • Spouse, Mary M. Kelley, age 22 (1859) • Brother, Chandler Kelley, age 37, occupation farmer • Spouse Sarah E. age 24 and keeps house • Nancy A. age 4 • Florence A. age 8/12 (daughters of Chandler and Sarah E. Kelley). • Charles F. Payne (Mary M.'s brother), age 19, border, and occupation as laborer. • Also listed is Burd Kelley age 27 living next door and is a farmer. • And living on the other side of this family is Sarah Kelley, age 55 and her son John Kelley, age 23. Where is Sarah's husband(John Ross Kelley) at this time? On his own farm??

1855-1925 Kansas State Census Collection • Glover Kelley age 34, • Wife, Julia age 33, Seth age 11, • Daughter, Ada age 7 as having come from Illinois to Kansas, while • Daughter, Burdella M. age 2 as having come from Missouri to Kansas • Also in the household is John R. Kelley (Glover's father) age 66, he having come from Michigan to Kansas


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