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Kelley, Hezekiah


18 June 1804–19 July 1882. Merchant, land investor, miner. Born in Connecticut. Moved to New York City, by 1830. Married Phebe, before 1831. Invested in and sold land in Erie Co., New York, early 1830s. Sued Rigdon, Smith & Cowdery to collect on unpaid promissory note. Summoned, along with JS and others, in connection with debt-collection charges by Alpheus C. Russell. Conducted business in California, 1850s. Moved to Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, by Aug. 1860. Moved to Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, by July 1870. Moved back to Greenwich, before June 1880. Died in Greenwich.