James Stanley Kelly

7 November 1914–30 October 1986 (Age 71)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Life of James Stanley

When James Stanley Kelly was born on 7 November 1914, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, his father, James Philip Giles Kelly, was 24 and his mother, Florence Lily Russett, was 23. He married Eleanor Parent in December 1936. He died on 30 October 1986, in his hometown, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

James Stanley Kelly
1914–1986
Eleanor Parent
1913–1988
Marriage: December 1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
December 1936

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World Events (2)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 66

The Quebec independence referendum was the first in Quebec and was called by PQ government which advocated secession from Canada. Another one would happen 1995.
1982

Age 68

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

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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