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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, Verna M. — of Minnesota. Republican. Candidate in Independent Republican primary for Minnesota state house of representatives District 15-A, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Kelly, Vincent I. — of St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 34th District; elected 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Kelly, Virginia — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Kelly, Virginia S. — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Vivian D. — of Quincy, Gadsden County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Kelly, W. B. — of Safford, Graham County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, W. F. — of Sterling City, Sterling County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, W. R. — of Sitka, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1896 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, W. W. — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Walter See T. Walter Kelly
  Kelly, Walter A. — of Brinnon, Jefferson County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kelly, Walter G. — of Overland, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Washington — of Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Scottdale, Pa., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Wayne See A. Wayne Kelly
  Kelly, Wayne — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Wayne — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, Welton, Sr. — of Oklahoma. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kelly, William (1786-1834) — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in South Carolina, September 22, 1786. U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1822-25; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1825. Died in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., August 24, 1834 (age 47 years, 336 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Kelly, William (1807-1872) — of Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 4, 1807. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 8th District, 1856-57; candidate for Governor of New York, 1860. Died in Torquay, Devon, England, January 14, 1872 (age 64 years, 344 days). Interment at Rhinebeck Cemetery, Rhinebeck, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married 1843 to Elizabeth S. Parr (1800-1886; his step-sister); uncle of William Kelly (1854-1937).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kelly, William (1854-1937) — of Vulcan, Dickinson County, Mich.; Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 17, 1854. Republican. Mining engineer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1912 (alternate), 1916. Presbyterian. Member, Tau Beta Pi; Psi Upsilon; Rotary. Slipped and fell while descending steps, and died nine days later from his injuries, in Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich., October 1, 1937 (age 83 years, 167 days). Interment at Everett Cemetery, Everett, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Kelly (1802-1856) and Arietta A. (Hutton) Kelly (1817-1892); married, June 24, 1886, to Annie Ashcom (1859-1950); nephew of William Kelly (1807-1872).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kelly, William A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William A. — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William A. — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kelly, William B. — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. People's candidate for supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William C. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William D. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William D. (b. 1865) — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Born in Michigan, 1865. Republican. Insurance business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Muskegon County 1st District, 1895-1900; member of Michigan state senate 23rd District, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1914-15; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William F., Jr. — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Doylestown, Pa., 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William F., Jr. (b. 1911) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 20, 1911. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; Hudson County Sheriff; member of New Jersey state senate, 1958-73 (Hudson County 1958-65, District 12 1966-73); Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1960; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1969. Catholic. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William F. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Waterbury, Connecticut, 1956-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William G. — of Alexandria, Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Alexandria, Ind., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William G. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Kelly, William G. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Kelly, William H. — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Tahiti, 1851-57. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William H. — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948; New Jersey Democratic state chair, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William H. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Democrat. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Kelly, William J. (1891-1971) — also known as Bill Kelly — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born September 26, 1891. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Bay City, Mich., 1925 (primary), 1933; Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1928 (Bay County 1st District), 1960 (primary, Bay County); Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1932, 1934 (primary), 1936, 1940, 1942 (primary), 1944, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate for Michigan state senate 24th District, 1958. Died January 15, 1971 (age 79 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William J., Jr. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William J. — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Kelly, William Joseph (1860-1927) — also known as William J. Kelly — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 13, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1903-27; died in office 1927. Died, in Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 11, 1927 (age 67 years, 181 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Kelly and Mary (Holden) Kelly; married 1883 to Elizabeth A. Scott (died 1906).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kelly, William Louis (b. 1839) — also known as William L. Kelly — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Springfield, Washington County, Ky., August 27, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; farmer; newspaper editor; lawyer; district judge in Minnesota 2nd District, 1887-1917. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William Nelson — also known as Bill Kelly — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1971-78 (District 66-B 1971-72, District 2-A 1973-78). Still living as of 1978.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Kelly, William Osmund (1909-1974) — also known as William O. Kelly — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., December 10, 1909. Democrat. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1940-44; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1946; postmaster at Flint, Mich., 1949-56 (acting, 1949-51). Died in July, 1974 (age 64 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Kelly, William S. — of Havre de Grace, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Havre de Grace, Md., 1920-24. Burial location unknown.
  Kelly, William W. J. — of Escambia County, Fla. Lieutenant Governor of Florida, 1865-68; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Escambia County, 1865. Burial location unknown.


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