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William Darrah Kelley

(Born: April 12, 1814 - Died: January 9, 1890)

American politician. He was born in Philadelphia, the fourth child (following three older sisters) of David Kelley and Hannah Darrah. He was first elected to the US House of Representatives, as a Congressman for Pennsylvania, in 1860, serving until his death.

William Darrah Kelley


  • Heartman, Charles F. and James R. Canny, A Bibliography of First Printings of the Writings of Edgar Allan Poe, Hattiesburg, MS: The Book Farm, 1943.
  • Mabbott, Thomas Ollive, ed., The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Vols 2-3 Tales and Sketches), Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1978. (Second printing 1979)
  • Thomas, Dwight and David K. Jackson, The Poe Log: A Documentary Life of Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849, Boston: G. K. Hall & Sons, 1987.

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