Edward KILKELLY

7 December 1895–September 1964 (Age 68)
Cowlitz, Washington, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward KILKELLY was born on 7 December 1895, in Cowlitz, Washington, United States, his father, John Joseph KILKELLY, was 55 and his mother, Mary Agnes Roach, was 42. He lived in Washington, United States in 1910 and Election Precinct 15 Cloverdale, Cowlitz, Washington, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died in September 1964, in California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Joseph KILKELLY
1840–1919
Mary Agnes Roach
1853–1933
Thomas KILKELLY
1878–1953
Mary Agnes KILKELLY
1879–1958
Nora KILKELLY
1887–1951
John Lawrence Kilkelly
1890–1972
Sarah KILKELLY
1892–
Edward KILKELLY
1895–1964

Parents and Siblings

    John Joseph KILKELLY

    Male1840–1919Male

    Mary Agnes Roach

    Female1853–1933Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 11

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Ceallaigh ‘son of the devotee of (Saint) Ceallach’ ( see Kelly ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward E Kilkelly in household of Mary A Kilkelly, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edward Kilkelly in household of John Kilkelly, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward E Kilkelly in household of John L Kilkelly, "United States Census, 1940"

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