Ernest Alvin Kelley

Brief Life History of Ernest Alvin

When Ernest Alvin Kelley was born on 25 January 1895, in Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska, United States, his father, John Kelley, was 29 and his mother, Mary Alice Willson, was 21. He married Bertha Viola Tridle on 4 July 1918, in North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Maxwell, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Williamsburg, Fremont, Colorado, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 1 July 1973, in North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Maxwell, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Alvin Kelley
1895–1973
Bertha Viola Tridle
1899–1934
Marriage: 4 July 1918
Glenn Nathan Kelley
1919–2005
Alfaretta May Kelley
1921–1923
Forrest Ronald Kelley
1923–2002
Velma Augusta Kelley
1925–2005
Richard Eugene Kelley
1926–2008
Alvin Ervin Kelley
1928–2002
Harold Loraine Kelley
1930–2011
Patricia Lou Kelley
1932–2006
Thomas Lee Kelley
1934–1935

Sources (17)

  • Ernest A Kelley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ernest Alvin Kelly, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Ernest Alvin Kelley, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

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1901 · City Hall Built

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1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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Name Meaning

Irish (Offaly) and English: variant of Kelly .

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

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