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KELLY (Soundex K400) — See also CHELI, CHELLIE, CHILI, ELLY, KEALEY, KEALY, KEELEY, KEELLY, KEELY, KEILEY, KEILY, KELL, KELLEY, KELLI, KELLIE, KELLO, KIELY, KILEY, KILLEA, KILLEY, KILLY, KYLE, MCKELLY, MISKELLY, OKELLY, SKELLY.

  Kelly, Osmund — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Mrs. P. C. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, P. Henderson (b. 1881) — also known as "Doc" — of Thurmond, Fayette County, W.Va.; Montgomery, Fayette County, W.Va. Born in Whitesburg, Letcher County, Ky., October 6, 1881. Democrat. Druggist; postmaster; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1947-48, 1953-58. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Eagles; Moose. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Jasper Kelly and Katie Catherine (Day) Kelly; married, September 7, 1907, to Della C. Amick.
  Kelly, Pat — of Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss. Mayor of Vicksburg, Miss., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Pat — of Missouri. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Kelly, Pat — of Brentwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Brentwood, Mo.; elected 2007, 2009; elected unopposed 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Kelly, Patrick — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1835-40. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Patrick — of Watersmeet, Gogebic County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Patrick See F. Patrick Kelly
  Kelly, Patrick — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kelly, Patrick — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Kelly, Patrick F. (1929-2007) — Born in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan., June 25, 1929. U.S. District Judge for Kansas, 1980-95; took senior status 1995. Died in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan., November 16, 2007 (age 78 years, 144 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Kelly, Patrick H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1880; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 25, 1893-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Kelly, Patrick H. (b. 1890) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 13, 1890. Democrat. Automobile plant foreman; carpenter; general contractor; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 10th District, 1959-60, 1963-64. Member, Eagles. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Patrick J. — of Marcellus, Onondaga County, N.Y. Merchant; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 1st District, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Patrick J. — of Miles City, Custer County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kelly, Patrick James — of Freeport, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Kelly, Patrick V. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Republican. Acting postmaster at Canton, Ohio, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Kelly, Patt — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Kelly, Paul B. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Percy R. (1870-1949) — of Albany, Linn County, Ore.; Salem, Marion County, Ore. Born in Arlington, Fayette County, Iowa, July 13, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of Oregon state senate, 1898-1902; circuit judge in Oregon, 1911-30; justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1930-49; appointed 1930; died in office 1949; chief justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1941-43. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died June 14, 1949 (age 78 years, 336 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher C. Kelly and Mary Jane (Whipple) Kelly; married, March 29, 1910, to Margaret Dawson.
  Kelly, Pete (b. 1956) — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska, June 3, 1956. Republican. Member of Alaska state house of representatives; elected 1994, 1996; member of Alaska state senate District P, 1999-. Catholic. Member, Teamsters Union. Still living as of 2001.
  Kelly, Peter — of Connecticut. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kelly, Peter D. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. California Democratic state chair, 1984; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988; speaker, 1984. Still living as of 1988.
  Kelly, Peter J. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 3rd District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Peter Joseph (1888-1966) — also known as Peter J. Kelly — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Sullivan County, Pa., June 27, 1888. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1945-46, 1949-58 (Wayne County 1st District 1945-46, 1949-54, Wayne County 6th District 1955-58); defeated, 1940, 1942, 1946, 1958; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in 1966 (age about 78 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Mich.
  Kelly, Peter M. — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Kelly, Phillip C. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1948, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Phyllis (born c.1944) — of Charles City, Floyd County, Iowa. Born about 1944. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from Iowa, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kelly, Phyllis M. — Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Kelly, Quincy — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Kelly, R. D. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Dakota Territory Territory, 1880 (not seated). Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, R. E. — of Ormsby County, Nev. (now Carson City, Nev.). Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, R. M. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, R. M. — of Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1912, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, R. M. — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Rachel Bubar — of Illinois. Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Kelly, Randy Cameron (b. 1950) — also known as Randy Kelly — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Rolette, Rolette County, N.Dak., August 2, 1950. Computer technician; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1975-90 (District 66-B 1975-82, District 67-A 1983-90); member of Minnesota state senate 67th District, 1991-2001; mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 2002-06; defeated, 2005. Lutheran; later Catholic. Irish ancestry. Still living as of 2007.
  Relatives: Married to Kathy Oarrish.
  See also Wikipedia article — Minnesota Legislator record
  Kelly, Raymond A. — of South Dakota. South Dakota state auditor, 1937-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Raymond J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1941; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1946; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Raymond J. III — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 83rd District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Kelly, Raymond J., Jr. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Kelly, Richard — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Richard (1908-1939) — also known as Dick Kelly — of Chisholm, St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Proctor, St. Louis County, Minn., October 19, 1908. Newspaper business manager; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 60, 1937-38; member of Minnesota state senate 60th District, 1939; died in office 1939. Irish ancestry. Died November 23, 1939 (age 31 years, 35 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Kelly, Richard (1924-2005) — of Florida. Born in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., July 31, 1924. Republican. Lawyer; circuit judge in Florida, 1960-74; U.S. Representative from Florida 5th District, 1975-81. Implicated in the Abscam sting, in which FBI agents impersonating Arab businessmen offered bribes to political figures; indicted June 13, 1980, and convicted January 26, 1981, on charges of bribery conspiracy, and interstate travel to further illegal activities; the conviction was overturned on appeal, then reinstated; served 13 months in prison. Died in Stevensville, Ravalli County, Mont., August 22, 2005 (age 81 years, 22 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Kelly, Richard B. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 17th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Kelly, Mrs. Richard G. — of Myrtle Beach, Horry County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Kelly, Richard J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Richard J. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Richard R. — of Michigan. Freedom Now candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Kelly, Ripley C. — of Plumas County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 14th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robert F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1961-72 (Kings County 9th District 1961-65, 60th District 1966, 50th District 1967-72). Still living as of 1972.
  Kelly, Robert G. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. West Virginia Democratic state chair, 1932-36; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1937; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robert J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robert M. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 7th Kentucky District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robert S. — of Atchison, Atchison County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Atchison, Kan., 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robert T. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Robin — of Hazel Crest, Cook County, Ill.; Matteson, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Kelly, Roger G. — of West Frankfort, Franklin County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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