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Pvt John Kelly
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Birth: May 23, 1842
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1929
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA

Private Jno Kelly
Served with Co. K 18th Pennsylvania Vol. Cav. He was Wounded during the Battle of Gettysburg PA July 1st to 3rd 1863 And was Nursed back to Health by his own Loving Mother,
(Hey if your going to get wounded in a Battle, What Better place to do it is in your own Home town right were Good old Mom could look after you ) After the Civil War He Came to work in Nevada as a Rranch Hand, and Soon had a small Rranch for himself, Which The Kelly Family still own today.
He Died on Feb. 3rd 1929 on his own Ranch and in his own bed at 88 years of age, One Feisty Son of an Irish Man right to the end. He was Buried at the Lone Mountain Cem. With Full Military Honors in the Grand Army of The Rebublic Gen. Custer Post No. 10

The Attached Photo of Private Kelly is Courtesy of The Kelly Family of Daton NV. Who were Kind enought to let me Copy it for Find a Grave, He may look like a Dandy in the Photo but he was a True Fighting Man, And Very Proud of his Irish/American Heritage, The Photographer on the Back of the Photo is H.B. Boyd....Gettysburg PA 
 
Burial:
Lone Mountain Cemetery
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA
Plot: 3C-1-1
 
Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Apr 17, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5369761
Pvt John Kelly
Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
Pvt John Kelly
Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
Pvt John Kelly
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Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
 
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