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Re:SELLERS/EN/CA/KS {not a subscriber} Elizabeth O. Sellers

KITTY - will send thru our SELLERS discussion group and see if anyone knows
this family - otherwise, will have to see what we have on Canada - Thanks,
marie, iowa
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DICK & KITTY CARDER wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm searching for the family of Elizabeth O. (Sellers) Kelley. Her
> written sketch is as follows:
>     Mrs. Elizabeth O. Kelley, was born in Yorkshire, England, Dec. 25,
> 1818 and died near Gypsum, Kansas, Thursday, May 5, 1898, age 90 years,
> 4 months and 10 days. Her maiden name was Sellers. Her parents moved to
> Canada, when she was about 5 years old. On May 12, 1841, the subject of
> this sketch was united in marriage to James Edward Kelley, at Montreal,
> Canada. Sometime in the '40's they moved to Wisconsin and from theuce,
> to Dickinson Co., Kansas in 1871 and settled on a farm. Four children, 3
> girls and a boy, are left to mourn the loss of a kind and affectionate
> mother. Funeral services were held at the house, conducted by Eld.
> George Manon, after which the remains were followed to the Poheta
> Cemetery, by a large concourse of sympathizing friends and relatives and
> laid to rest beside those of the husband, who died in 1891. Many friends
> extend sympathy to those who mourn in their your of sorrow.
>
>     James Edward Kelley b.Sept. 1818, Canada  d. Feb. 1891 Gypsum,
> Saline Co., KS
>     Elizabeth O. Sellers  b. Dec. 25, 1818, Yorkshire, England  d.May 5,
> 1898 Gypsum, Saline Co., KS
> married May 12, 1841 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada    Both are buried in
> Poheta Cemetery, near Gypsum, KS.
>
> Children of Elizabeth (Sellers) & James E. Kelley were:
>     1.Charles Edward Kelley b. Feb. 1859, Racine, WI  d. March 1943,
> Saline Co., KS  married Barbara Christina Hesher
>     2.Elizabeth Jane Kelley b. April 1842, Mariposa, Victoria Co.,
> Ontario, Canada  d. May 1916, Gypsum, Saline Co., KS  married William
> Birchell
>     3. Caroline Eliza Kelley b.Sept. 1844, Canada  d. Aug. 1911, Saline
> Co., KS  married Samuel Harvey Waddle
>     4. Ellen Harriett Kelley b.Dec. 1850, Racine, WI  d. June 1932,
> Salina, Saline Co., KS  married James Henry Williams
>
>     James & Elizabeth Kelley were my husband's GGGrandparents. Would
> appreciate any info. on Elizabeth's ancestors or siblings.    Thank you
> for your time & consideration.    Sincerely,  Mrs. Kitty Carder