Edward Eugene Kelly (1865-1945) and Harriet Clara Cooper (1873-1955)
Edward Eugene Kelly (1865-1945)
Son of Owen Kelly (1827-1887) and Rose Horan (1837-1903)
Born in Carlisle Fort, Youghal, County Cork, Ireland on 31 July 1865, where his father’s Regiment was stationed.
He was a stone cleaner
Married in Camberwell, London, Harriet Clara Cooper (1873-1955) on 26 December 1892.
Recorded in census as a glove cleaner and was living in Lewisham in 1901
Recorded in census as a glove cleaner living in Mitcham, Surrey in 1911
Edward and Harriet had 7 children.
He travelled on board the Borda from London to Sydney Australia on 14 January 1921
Edward Eugene having lived in New South Wales, Australia for 25 years died on 5 August 1945 .
Buried in Sydney, Australia on 7 August 1945
Edward Eugene Kelly (1894-1986). Born in East Ham, Essex on 15 January 1894. Married in Stockwell to Marjorie Mary Hunt (b.1899) on 13 May 1922. Divorced on 31 October 1928, Married Agnes Cook Hall (1899-1977) in Haberfield New South Wales, Australia on 15 December 1934
Leonard Hillier Kelly (1895-1908). Born in Peckham on 26 December 1895. Died in a car accident in Mitcham, Surrey aged 12 on 31 March 1908
Percival Harvey Kelly (1897-1950), Born in Catford, Surrey on 12 November 1897. Sailed from London to Sydney Australia on 16 September 1920. Married Lillian Lloyd Woodcock (d.1982) in Five Dock, New South Wales, Australia on 15 March 1926. Percival died in Sydney on 3 August 1950. Lillian married again in West Ryde, New South Wales to Thomas Albert Dixon in 1952.
Eileen Clara Kelly (1901-1994). Born in Lewisham, Kent on 28 September 1901. Married in Mitcham, Surrey to James Edward Kelly (1898-1959) on 16 August 1919. James died in Ashfield NSW on 5 February 1959. Eileen died in Cooma District Hospital, NSW on 3rd May 1994. They had four children: Betty Eileen Kelly (1926-1926), Alan Raymond Kelly (1927-2007) Kevin Brian Kelly (1931-1932) and Leone Olive Kelly (b.1939)
Lawrence Cyril Kelly (1903-1980). Born in Pitsea, Essex on 23 September 1903. Married Kathleen Marjory Hefferman (1905-1970) in Five Dock, NSW, Australia on 5 May 1932. Kathleen died in Thornleigh, NSW on 4 September 1970. Lawrence died in Paling NSW on 20 January 1980.
Lionel Roy Kelly (1910-1985). Born in Mitcham, Surrey on 14 August 1910. Sailed from London to Sydney Australia on 14 January 1921. Married in Katoomba to Gabrielle Nance Frances Barnard (1913-2003) on 2 June 1934. Lionel died in Sydney on 26 July 1985. Gabrielle died in Sydney on 20 October 2003. They had three children: Brian Roy Kelly (b.1937), Barbara Anne Kelly (b,1942) and Peter Kelly (b.1949)
Bernard Eric Kelly (1916-2003). Born in Croydon, Surrey on 25 April 1916. Sailed from London to Sydney Australia on 14 January 1921, Married Marie Joan Hoggett (1918-2008) in West Ryde, Five Docks, NSW on 26 April 1941. Bernard died in Wentworthville, NSW on 26 August 2003. Marie died on 7 August 2008. They had six children: Geoffrey Leonard Kelly (b.1942), Jeannette Coras Kelly (b.1944), Norman Kevin Kely (b.1949), Colin Eric Kelly (b.1955), Ivan Malcolm Kelly (b.1957) and Wayne Paul Kelly (b.1963)