Max John Kelley

23 May 1911–18 August 1966 (Age 55)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Max John

When Max John Kelley was born on 23 May 1911, in Illinois, United States, his father, John A. Kelley, was 32 and his mother, Minnie M. Schuster, was 36. He lived in La Porte, Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States for about 5 years and Mount Vernon Township, Jefferson, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 18 August 1966, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Fitzgerrell Cemetery, Spring Garden Township, Jefferson, Illinois, United States.

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John A. Kelley
Minnie M. Schuster
Carl Schuster Kelley
Fred J. Kelley
Emily J. Kelley
Max John Kelley

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 2

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.

Age 16

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish: Cailleac, a woman in a hood. The calla was generally worn by the old, and hence the term cailleac came to signify an old woman.

Sources (3)

  • Max Kelly in household of Minnie Kelly, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Max Kelley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Max J Kelley in household of Mary M Kelley, "United States Census, 1920"

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