Cornelius Kelly

Cornelius Kelly

Male 1780 - 1859  (79 years)

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  • Name Cornelius Kelly 
    Born 10 Sep 1780  Morgan Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Physical Description 20 Jul 1812  [3
    height 5' 9", sandy hair, light complexion, blue eyes 
    Military From 20 Jul 1812 to 20 Apr 1813  [2
    as a Private in William Perry's Rangers during the War of 1812 

    • The Battle of Tippecanoe
      CHAPTER XI.
      ROLL OF COMPANIES.
      The following are the rolls of the various companies under the command of Gen. William Henry Harrison in his campaign against the Indians in the autumn of 1811, which terminated in the overthrow of the Confederacy and the destruction of the Prophets' Town. The names were taken from the official records at Washington: Roll of Capt. Norris' Company of Infantry of the Indiana Militia, from September 11 to November 24 1811
      Privates:
      James Kelly
      Cornelius Kelly
    Census 1830  Clinton Township, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1840  Franklin Township, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1850  Franklin Township, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Will 6 Oct 1856  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7


    • WILL
      Dated October 6, 1856
      Transcript of Probate Records, Shelby County, Ohio
      Will Book 1, pg. 140-141
      Filed October 15, 1859
      ...In the name of the Benevolent Father of all I Cornelius Kelly do make and publish this my last will and testament.
      Item 1st - I give and devise to my youngest son Winfield S. Kelly and to his heirs and assigns this farm on which I now reside, exclusive of what I have conveyed to my other children by deeds to them, it being about one hundred and twenty nine acres, more or less in Section thirteen Township Number eight Range Six the North half of said section. Item 2nd - I further devise and bequeath to my said youngest son all the personal estate whether moneys or claims due me or personal property which I may be possessed of at my decease after my just debts are paid.
      Item I nominate and appoint George Clancy Executor of this my last will and testament hereby authorizing and empowering him to compromise adjust release and discharge in such manner as he may deem best and proper the debts and claims due me and to manage the farm for my said second son until he arrives at the age of fourteen years Receiving and disposing of the Rents accruing leaving with my said youngest son the privilege of choosing at the age of fourteen years, one to manage for him till he arrives at twenty one years of age the Rents to be placed at interest until he arrives at twenty one years of age except what may be necessary for repairs and any necessary expense for him in case of Sickness or for boarding or clothing. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 6th day of October A.D. 1856.
      Cornelius (his mark) Kelly (seal)

      Signed and acknowledged by said Cornelius Kelly as his last will and Testament in our presence and signed By us in his presence.
      Dennis Yinger
      Fielding Bell
    Buried Oct 1859 
    Address:
    unknown burial place 
    Died 9 Oct 1859  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Probate 15 Oct 1859  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Person ID I4016  TangledRoots
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2017 

    Father Nathan Kelly,   b. 30 Sep 1760, New Castle County, Delaware, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1845, South Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Hannah Miller,   b. Mar 1761, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1815, South Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 1778  Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1841  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy _____,   b. CA 1785,   d. 3 Apr 1845  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married CA 1805  [15
    Children 
     1. Daniel Kelly,   b. CA 1807, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
     2. James Kelly,   b. CA 1815, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880  (Age ~ 66 years)
     3. Susan Kelly,   b. CA 1817, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1874, Salem Township, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     4. Winfield Scott Kelly,   b. CA 1820, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
     5. Rachel Kelly,   b. CA 1826,   d. UNKNOWN
     6. Effa Kelly,   b. CA 1827,   d. UNKNOWN
     7. John Kelly,   b. CA 1830, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
     8. Thomas Kelly,   b. CA 1836, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
     9. Nancy Kelly,   b. CA 1840, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine McClellan,   b. CA 1812, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1893, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1857  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Children 
     1. Joseph Kelly,   b. CA 1853, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Belora _____,   b. CA 1811, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1846  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart