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William Kelly (senator)

William Kelly
United States Senator
from Alabama
In office
December 12, 1822 – March 4, 1825
Preceded by John W. Walker
Succeeded by Henry H. Chambers
Personal details
Born (1786-09-22)September 22, 1786
South Carolina
Died August 24, 1834(1834-08-24) (aged 47)
New Orleans, Louisiana
Political party Democratic-Republican

William Kelly (September 22, 1786 – August 24, 1834) was an American politician, who served as the Democratic-Republican U.S. senator from the state of Alabama from December 12, 1822 to 1825. He was originally elected to fill the remainder of John Williams Walker's term, who resigned.


  • Early life 1
  • Political life 2
  • Late life 3
  • External links 4
  • References 5

Early life

Kelly on September 22, 1786 was born in South Carolina.

Political life

After serving as a U.S. Senator until 1825, he became a member of Alabama state house of representatives.[1]

Late life

On August 24, 1834, Kelly died in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. Burial location unknown.[1]

External links

United States Senate
Preceded by
John Williams Walker
U.S. Senator (Class 3) from Alabama
Served alongside: William R. King
Succeeded by
Henry H. Chambers


  1. ^ a b "Index to Politicians: Kelly, U to Z -- Kelly, William (1786-1834) Entry". Political Lawrence (Larry) Kestenbaum. Retrieved 2009-03-24. 

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