Kelly, Charles Edward (1893-1961) and Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly (1897-1984)

Wedding of Charles Edward Kelly and Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly


Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly                Charles Edward Kelly 

Charles Edward Kelly (1893-1961) and Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly (1897-1984) 

Charles Edward Kelly (1893-1961)
Son of Daniel Joseph Kelly (1864-1901) and Ada Henderson (1871-1936)
Born in Rangoon 31 May 1893
Baptised on 14 June 1893
Married in Maymno, Burma to Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly (1897-1984) in April 1922. Kathleen was the daughter of Mary Harman Hamilton Lionel (1875-1946), the daughter of John Lionel (1843-1906), the son of Frances Edwards (1808-1884) who was the daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel John Edwards (1776/7-1817)
Charles and Kathleen had 5 children
Charles changed his name to Henderson-Kelly
Died in Perth, Western Australia on 29 January 1961


(i) Barbara Mary Kelly (1925-1997) born in Maymyo, Burma on 29 April 1925, died in Perth, on 30 September 1997

(ii) Lionel Desmond Kelly (b.1927), born in Mandalay, Burma on 23 March 1937. Married Rita Helen Shepherd in March 1962. They had 3 children. LisabethLibby’ Kelly (b.1962), Sandra Kelly (b.1963) and Michael Kelly (b.1965) 

(iii) Noel Raymond Patrick Kelly (b.1931), born in Secunderabad, India on 9 December 1931, married Noella Pullan on 4th October 1960. They had 3 children. Mark Kelly (b.1961), Paul Kelly (b.1962) and Louise Kelly (b.1965)

(iv) Yvonne Marguerita Kelly (b.1938) Born in Secunderabad India on 1 March 1938 married Allen Charles Gough (b.1935). They had two children. Shawn Allen Gough (b.1971) and Aran Charles Gough (b.1971), twins

(v) Averil Rose Kelly (b.1942), born in Kharagpur, India 13 April 1942, married Raymond John Cooper in New South Wales on 5th March 1966. Divorced in 1977.

Ada Henderson with her husband Charles Parsons and her children
 (left to right) Charles Edward Kelly (b.1893), Annie Parsons (b.1902) on Ada’s Henderson’s lap, Ada Isabella Kelly (b.1889), Rose Mary Kelly (b.1892) at the bottom, Agnes Maud Kelly (b.1897) and Charles Parsons

Charles Edward Kelly (1893-1961), seated front.
Hockey team

Charles Edward Kelly (1893-1961) (seated third from right) and Kathleen Eileen O’Kelly (1897-1984) (seated fourth from right)

Unknown, Walter Holdaway Herbert Holdaway, (child) Derek Holdaway, Barbara Holdaway, Charles Edward Kelly and Unknown. Lovedale School in the background. Founders’s Day celebration 1939.

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