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Hello All,

I am looking for information on Edward Kelly belived to be born in Mayo in 1825. He died in Chicago in 1890.

He married a woman by the name of Bridget Malley. We think they had 7 children, Mamie,Jane, Edward, Anthony, Austin, Bridgett and William. Austin and Anthony were born in Kilgeever parish. See below.

Name:Austin KellyDate of Birth:23-Aug-1871 Registration Date:1-Jan-0Address:Louisburgh, KilgiverParish/District:Louisburgh districtGender:MaleCountyCo. Mayo Denomination:Civil Parish Father:Edward KellyMother:Bridget Malley 

1880/081 Kelly           Anthony                                     08/12/1880                     Edward Kelly  Bridget Malley      Address Kilgeever

Any information would be appreciated.

Thanks in advance

Martin Kelly


Friday 18th Mar 2016, 11:29PM

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  • Hi Martin

    Here's a possible baptism record for Edward - it's Edmund but it's the only 1 around 1825:

    Name:Edm. KellyDate of Birth:17-Feb-1828

    Date of Baptism:24-Feb-1828Address:DooninarrowParish/District:KILFIANGender:MaleCountyMAYO

    Denomination:Roman Catholic
    Father:Hugh KellyMother:Catherine NaughtonOccupation:

    Sponsor 1 /
    Informant 1:John KellySponsor 2 /
    Informant 2:Sally Naughton

    Here's the marriage record but the parents' names are omitted!

    Date of Marriage:01-Oct-1854

    Parish / District:Clare Island RC parish
    County:Co. Mayo


    Denomination:Roman Catholic
    Roman CatholicOccupation:



    Husband's Father
    Wife's FatherName:Not RecordedKelly
    Not RecordedMalleyAddress:
    Witness 1
    Witness 2Name:JeremeyBarrett

    There were the 7 children as you said; Mary was baptised 1856 Clare Island RC parish & family address was Kill but Jane was Loisburgh. James was Kilgeever. Here's Patrick's:

    Name:Patrick KellyDate of Birth:05-Jul-1865

    Registration Date:1-Jan-0Address:Capnagower Clare IslandParish/District:Louisburgh districtGender:MaleCountyCo. Mayo

    Denomination:Civil Parish
    Father:Edward KellyMother:Bridget Malley



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    Saturday 19th Mar 2016, 02:55AM
  • Thank you very much! 


    Sunday 20th Mar 2016, 03:39PM

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