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Francis Herbert Kellar
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1888
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: May 7, 1934
Mineola
Nassau County
New York, USA

Francis Herbert Kellar (1888-1934) was a New York City photographer. (b. August 20, 1888, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA - d. May 07, 1934, Mineola, Nassau County, New York, 11501, USA)

Birth:
He was the son of Francis August Kellar (1866-?) aka Francis August Keller; and Catherine Gleeson (1869-?) aka Katherine Gleason. Both parents were from Ireland.

Baptism:
Francis Herbert Kellar was baptised on August 26, 1888 at the Parish of St. Paul the Apostle, in Manhattan, New York City.

First Marriage:
Francis Herbert Kellar married Anna Elizabeth Lane (1890-1919) of Ireland on May 25, 1913 at the Church of St. Charles in New York. She was the daughter of Timothy D. Lane (1869-?) and Elizabeth Downey (1865-?) of Ireland.

Children:
Herbert Francis Xavier Kellar (1914-1970) who was born on December 29, 1914 in New York and married Marjorie Freeman; and Anita M. Kellar (1919) who was born in January of 1919 and died April 20, 1919.

World War I:
Francis Herbert Kellar registered for the draft on June 05, 1917 while living at 127 West 55th Street in Bayonne, New Jersey. He was working as a photographer at his own studio at 142 Fulton Street, Manhattan, New York City, New York. He was married and had a son. He was tall and had a medium build and had gray eyes.

Death of Wife:
Anna Elizabeth Lane died in 1919 possibly from the influenza pandemic. Her death certificate number was "2833".

Second marriage:
He married Winifred Agnes Morrissey (1890-1985) on September 19, 1921 at Ascension Church, 221 West 107 Street, Manhattan, New York City, New York.

Children:
Together they had the following children: Muriel Catherine Kellar (1923-?) who married James Joseph Hagerty; Grace Kellar who married Stanley Spoor II (1921-1981); and Alfred Kellar who married Virginia.

Mineola, Long Island:
In 1930 they were living at 322 First Street in Mineola, and he was working as a photographer.

Death:
He died on May 07, 1934 in Mineola, Nassau County, New York of "subacute endocarditis, caused by rheumatic fever".

Obituary:
His obituary appeared in the May 07, 1934 New York Times.

Relationship:
Francis Herbert Kellar (1888-1934) was the grandfather of Dierdre Anne Laura Kellar (1964- ).

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) and added to Findagrave on February 12, 2004.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Winifred Agnes Morrissey Kellar (1890 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cemetery of the Holy Rood
Westbury
Nassau County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Feb 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8381930
Francis Herbert Kellar
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