Polly Kelley

about 1787–
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of Polly

When Polly Kelley was born about 1787, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, her father, William Kelly Sr, was 26 and her mother, Rachael Trussell, was 29. She married Berry Wright in 1810, in Franklin, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Berry Wright
1788–
Polly Kelley
1787–
Marriage: 1810
James Berry Wright
1811–
Armistead Basil Wright
1815–1900
Eleanor Wright
1815–
Isabella Wright
1828–1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1810
Franklin, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 1

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and English: variant spelling of Kelly .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Polly Kelley in entry for Berry Wright, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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