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Looking for Kelly Family history.. Cape Breton , Nova Scotia

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I am just starting .. my name is Kevin Kelly born Brantford Ont. Canada in 1965.. moved with my parents Mary ( McIntyre) Cecelia Kelly of Dominion NS & Arthur Bernard Kelly from Lingan Nova Scotia to Dominion cape breton NS.. brothers ,, Blair Kelly, Arthur Kelly (deceased) Bernie McIntyre... looking for all the info on my family history i can find..

Thanks

Kevin

Surnames: KELLY MCINTYRE
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on 2010-10-17 08:13:32

kkelly3 has been a Family Tree Circles member since Oct 2010. is researching the following names: KELLY.

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by allycat on 2010-10-17 08:17:18

Tip: As KELLY is such a common and popular surname, try searching for your Great Grandfather. Don't forget to search the maternal lines also.

by resetcbu1 on 2011-04-06 23:34:10

also have an uncle 'bud' not real name kelly in lingan...

by Kawhio on 2011-04-07 18:14:13

In Maori Whakapapa one will find many,many Kelly family's.
Weather they all came from the same parents many years ago I have know idea.
Some of the Maori Kelly's family's that I'm awhere of came from Ngati Kahungunu tribe of Napier, above Napier is Tarawhiti Gisborne unsure of the tribal area name as there were many.
The other is Waikato, Tainui Hamilton.
There are many Kelly's living in the Waikato and it's districts.

by kristiepits on 2012-03-01 12:58:53

Hey Kevin, I am also from the Cape Breton Kelly's. If you have dates for the people you mentioned in your post or, great grandparents, I may be able to connect you to my own research, and then I can give you a better idea of your family history. Although I have checked the names you mentioned and they do not appear on my tree, and my family is mainly from Louisbourg, I can still check if you want.

by leones on 2012-09-30 19:17:05

Hi Kevin,hope your reseach is going well.the reason i am responding is because, my grandparents are from Cape Breton, my mother's mother was born Mary E. Hill. Dec.25,1885,I ran her name and nothing was found but a record or land that was given to her for either her grandfather, or father, named Cheif Hill a red man, I do not think that there could have been two babies with the same name and birth date, so i am asuemming(excuse my spelling) that she may have been native/scottish decent,I know that she use to drive a wagon train form Canada to New York and Massachuttes.when she was around 13yrs old and drove a loggen truck later on,
She married Alex j. McIntyre. and at some point live in Boston Mass. where i Was born and raised. I don't know if we are connected or not but wanted to shear with some one from there. I want to go to Cape Breton, to see where she lived and to just feel what it was like for her back then.

Thanks for taking time to read. Leone

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