Julius Marcellus Kelsey

21 July 1836–3 November 1905 (Age 69)
Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States

The Life of Julius Marcellus

When Julius Marcellus Kelsey was born on 21 July 1836, in Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States, his father, James Kelsey, was 35 and his mother, Catherine Smith, was 29. He married Susan Berg on 26 March 1868, in Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States for about 10 years and New York, United States in 1870. He died on 3 November 1905, at the age of 69, and was buried in Buckton, Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Julius Marcellus Kelsey
1836–1905
Susan Berg
1843–1911
Marriage: 26 March 1868
Bloomfield James Kelsey
1871–1934
Grace Beryl Kelsey
1875–1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 March 1868
Vermont, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 27

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 28

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from North or South Kelsey in Lincolnshire, so named from Cēol, an Old English personal name, or alternatively from an unattested Old Scandinavian word, kæl ‘wedge-shaped piece of land’, + ēg ‘island’, ‘area of dry land in a marsh’.2 Possibly also an Americanized form of German Gelzer.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Julius M Kelsey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Julius M Kelsey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Julius M Kelsey in household of James Kelsey, "United States Census, 1850"

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