Samuel Hollinger Shelly

12 September 1900–20 January 1985 (Age 84)
Rapho Township, Lancaster, PA, USA

The Life of Samuel Hollinger

When Samuel Hollinger Shelly was born on 12 September 1900, his father, Benjamin Ginder Shelly, was 28 and his mother, Ida A. Hollinger, was 25. He married Daisy Irene Shank on 10 October 1922. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Rapho Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 20 January 1985, at the age of 84.

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Samuel Hollinger Shelly
Daisy Irene Shank
Marriage: 10 October 1922
Daniel Shank SHELLY
Mabel Shank Shelly
Samuel Shank Shelly

Spouse and Children

10 October 1922
, Lancaster, PA, USA


    Daniel Shank SHELLY


    Mabel Shank Shelly


    Samuel Shank Shelly


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 5

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shelley .

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

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  • Samuel H Shelly in household of Benjamin G Shelly, "United States Census, 1910"

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