Civil War Records for John M. Kelley


Obituary for John M. Kelley

Maynard News, May 28, 1909


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    John M. Kelley passed away at his home on Martin street, May 20. He has resided here seven years. For four years he has been a great sufferer, but has received constant care and attention from his faithful wife. He was born in Alberg, Vermont, and enlisted at the beginning of the Civil war in the 142nd New York regiment. He served eighteen months and then received an honorable discharge. He is survived by a widow and three sons, Marvin M. and William S. of Acton, and Loren of Carlisle. Funeral services were held at his late  home, Saturday at 2.30 p.m. Rev. Mr. Lovett officiated. The pall bearers were members of the G. A. R. Age 84 years. Burial at Mt. Hope cemetery.