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Maurice M. “Morrie” Kelly

Death 24 Jan 1901 (aged 65)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 100027178 · View Source
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Perhaps the Morris Kelly who married Menervia Huddleston on January 14, 1864 in Huddleston County, Illinois.

According to the 1880 census he was 43 years old, born Ireland, worked in a R R shop, and lived at 515 12th street in Omaha, Nebr. with his wife Minerva A. (age 33, born Kentucky), and their children Mary (13, Indiana), Maurice (10, Illinois), Effa (6, Illinois), and Ira (3, Illinois). In 1885 he was 44 years old, born Ireland, an expressman, and lived on California street in Omaha with wife Minerva (38, Kentucky), son Maurice (15, Illinois), daughter Effie (11, Illinois) and son Ira (8, Illinois). The 1900 census states he was born January 1835 in Ireland, came to the U.S. in 1864, and lived at 3227 California in Omaha with his wife Minerva Ann (born January 1848 Kentucky, married 37 years, mother of five children, four living), son Ira G. (August 1875 Illinois) and daughter-in-law Eliza Anna (January 1883 Nebraska).

According to the Omaha death register he was 66 years, ten months, and 20 days old, nativity Ireland, married, residence 3227 California, died of pneumonia on January 24, 1901 and was buried in Holy Sepulchre cemetery.

Birth date calculated from age at death.


Morning World-Herald (Omaha, Nebr.), January 26, 1901, p. 8, col. 3


KELLY – Maurice M., at his residence, 3227 California street, at 10:45 p.m., January, 24, aged 66 years. Funeral to St. Cecilia's church, Forty-first and Hamilton streets at 9 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre cemetery. Mr. Kelly lived in Omaha twenty-five years; expressions for over seventeen years.




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100027178
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maurice M. “Morrie” Kelly (4 Mar 1835–24 Jan 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100027178, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Scott (contributor 47643415) .