Sarah Kelly

1852–10 February 1916 (Age 64)
Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Kelly was born in 1852, in Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada, her father, John Wesley Bowman Kelly, was 35 and her mother, Eliza Ann Frederick, was 27. She married Gilbert Oswald Maddock on 29 December 1874, in Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Norfolk, Ontario, Canada in 1901. She died on 10 February 1916, in Tillsonburg, Oxford, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 64, and was buried in Tillsonburg, Oxford, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Gilbert Oswald Maddock
1850–1925
Sarah Kelly
1852–1916
Marriage: 29 December 1874
Ella Lousia Maddock
1876–
Winnifred Mary Maddock
1878–
Frank Howard Maddock
1881–1903

Spouse and Children

    Gilbert Oswald Maddock

    Male1850–1925Male

    Female1852–1916Female

MARRIAGE
29 December 1874
Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
children

(3)

    Ella Lousia Maddock

    Female1876–Female

    Winnifred Mary Maddock

    Female1878–Female

    Male1881–1903Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Bowman Kelly

    Male1817–1897Male

    Eliza Ann Frederick

    Female1825–1880Female

siblings

(11)

    Brock Green Kelly

    Male1842–1917Male

    Ann Kelly

    Female1845–1925Female

    James Kelly

    Male1847–1847Male

    Sarah Kelly

    Female1849–1851Female

    Female1852–1916Female

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 15

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 17

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 31

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Haddock in household of Gilbert O. Haddock, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Maddock, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Sarah Maddock, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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