William Kelly

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Born in Millstream, Canada on 1799 to William Kelly and Abigail Whelpley. William married Hannah Foster and had 8 children. He passed away on 1881.

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Surname meaning for "Kelly"

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic

Ó Ceallaigh
‘descendant of Ceallach’, an ancient Irish personal name, originally a byname meaning ‘bright-headed’, later understood as ‘frequenting churches’ (Irish ceall). There are several early Irish saints who bore this name. Kelly is now the most common of all Irish family names in Ireland.

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