James Clarey Kennelly

James Clarey Kennelly

Male 1887 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name James Clarey Kennelly 
    Born 16 Dec 1887  Barrie Township, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 8 Jan 1888  Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary, Erinsville, Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 9B1218ECF73E0842A9193EF8D0E4467EA023 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I2184  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2011 

    Father John Kennelly,   b. 13 Nov 1844, Tullamore, Ballybunion, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1893, Barrie Township, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Armstrong,   b. Abt 1859, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1940, Lennox & Addington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1875  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna McCrank,   b. Abt 1897, Webbwood, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 May 1920  Fort Frances, Rainy River, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F845  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • Birth registered in Barrie Township, Frontenac County in 1887 with the birth date December 19th. Mrs Ellen Kennelly was accoucheur. Archives of Ontario microfilm series 929 film no 81 cert #008146

      Baptism sponsors were Denis Guina and Catherine Guina (Erinsville parish registers, baptisms year 1888, no. 6 p. 2, FHL Film 1,298,806)

      Named after Fr. James Clarey.

      James Kennelly, 31, of Fort Frances, Native of Cloyne, breakman, married Anna McCRANK, 21, of Fort Frances, native of Webbwood, [Sudbury District] Ontario, clerk, daughter of John McCrank and Anna Cunningham, witnesses John E. Kennelly of Stratton and Marguerite McCrank, of Fort Frances. (Ontario Civil Registration, Marriage Certificate #015465)

      "Soldiers of the first world war" on Library and Archives Canada Website
      Two attestation papers for James Clarey Kennelly
      Attestation paper, CEF #2503402 James Clarey Kennelly, born Dec 16, 1887, Cloyne Ont, of Hibbing, Minnesota, railroad brakeman and switchman, unmarried. NOK: Mother Mrs. Mary A. Fobear [sic], Flinton, Ontario; signed at Winnipeg MAN, 26 Feb 1918; 5 ft 6.5 inches, ruddy complexion, blue eyes brown hair. (Refs.: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5095 - 44 and 45)
      Attestation paper (another one) James Clarey Kennelly, born Township of Barrey, Ontario, NOK John Edward Kennelly, brother, Stratton, Rainy River, Ontario. Born Dec. 16, 1888. Occupation lumberman, unmarried. Signed at Fort Frances, ONT 12 Jul 1915. Height 5'7'', dark complexion, blue eyes, dark brown hair. Amputated 2nd toe of right foot.

      Poss (from OCFA)
      KENNELLY, James Clarence St Carthagh's Roman Catholic, Tweed Hastings Ref. QU-H-1207

      James Clarey Kennelly laborer res Stratton arrived at International Falls MN bound for Hibbing MN June 1921 intending to immigrate. Contact Mary Fobear of Elzevir Ont. Was in Hibbing MN from 1915-1918, left Feb 21 1918. Height 5 ft 6.5 in, ruddy complexion, brown hair, blue eyes. Scar over 4th left finger nail. (Ancestry.com collection Border Crossings Canada-US)

      James Clarey Kennelly railroad breakman res. of Stratton marital status separated arrived at International Falls MN bound for Eveleth, MN, on July 24, 1922 intending to immigrate. Contact Mary Anne Fobear of Elzevir; was in Hibbing, MN between 1919 and 1921, left US June 28, 1921. Height 5 ft 6.5 in, med complexion, brown hair, blue eyes.