KELLY, C. C.: Born in Knob Noster,Missouri on July 20, 1873, the son of Samuel G and Belle Dodds Kelly. The father was born in Parkers Landing, PA and came to Knob Noster, Johnson Co.,MO after the Civil War. He died in April, 1908. Belle Dodds Kelly was born in Mason, Ohio. She died March 24, 1918. To Samuel and Belle were born the following children: Charles M, died 1900 aged 29 years; C.C.; George H; Dr. Samuel G., died at the age of 35; Jessie L, married Dr. W. E. Harral; and Ada Marie, a teacher of French at Sedalia High School. C.C Kelly married Miss Florence Scott on March 1, 1905. She was the daughter of H.B. Scott. They were the parents of: William D, who died at the age of six weeks; Robert C and Jane Scott.

Source: McGruder, Mark A. History of Pettis County, Missouri (Topeka: Historical Publishing Company, 1919)
Submitter: Robin Helman