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William Cody Kelley
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1903
Creal Springs
Williamson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1934
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA

Son of Earl Miller & Laura (Phemister) Kelley. He first married Anna Waechter in Williamson Co., IL about 1923. They had a daughter named Loudena. They got a divorce in Oct 1926. He then married Eva Florence Sampley about 1930. They had a daughter as well. Cody was the first man executed by gas in the State of Colorado. He was charged with the murder of a Delta County rancher. One of his last wishes was to be buried next to his mother in Bethlehem Cemetery in Creal Springs, IL., which didn't happen. 
 
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 Parents:
  Earl Miller Kelley (1879 - 1960)
 
 Spouses:
  Anna Waechter Hilliard (1907 - 1982)
  Eva Florence Sampley Tibbett (1913 - 1977)
 
 Children:
  Loudena Kelley (1924 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Cody Kelley (1903 - 1934)
  Gussie Lee Kelley (1910 - 1974)*
  Lucille Kelley Bradley (1916 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
 
Maintained by: Richard Kelley
Originally Created by: Karen Easterwood
Record added: Jul 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93486340
William Cody Kelley
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William Cody Kelley
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William Cody Kelley
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- Linda Davis
 Added: Aug. 20, 2012

- Karen Easterwood
 Added: Aug. 14, 2012
 
 
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