When Helena Frances Laflamme was born on 2 February 1883, in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States, her father, Louis Adolphus LaFlamme, was 41 and her mother, Priscilla Hynick, was 25. She married Edward Leo Kelly on 10 November 1909, in Bennington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 26 June 1944, in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: French Pierre, Andre, Marcel, Armand, Adrien, Jacques, Raoul, Emile, Normand, Dominique, Fernand, Gaston.
French: from la flamme ‘the flame’, used as a soldier's name and perhaps also as a metonymic occupational name for a torch bearer. This surname is very rare in France.