Here is some Kelly family information that I have been able to find on the internet.
Princess Grace Patricia Kelly Grimaldi
Born: Nov 12, 1929. Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA.
Died: September 14, 1982 in Monaco at age 52 of complications due to a car accident.
- Andrea, Charlotte, Pierre,
(children of Stephano Casiraghi
(daughter of Prince Ernst
- Jazmin Grace Grimaldi
(daughter of Tamara Rotolo
), Alexandre Coste
(son of Nicole Coste
- Louis, Pauline
(son and daughter of Daniel Ducruet
(daughter of Jean-Raymond Gottlieb
Margaret (Peggy) Kelly Conlan
(sister to PG)
Born June 13, 1925
Died age 65, Nov 23, 1991
Married to George L. Davis
, div 1959,
Married Eugene Conlan
, He died on May 2, 1985 - in Philadelphia of natural causes. Mr. Conlan died on the same day that his brother-in-law John B. Kelly Jr. died.
Upon her death, she had two daughters, eight grandchildren
Mary Lee Davis
,(daughter) She eloped at age 15 and married John Paul Jones Jr.
, age 18. They Eloped to Des Moines Iowa and were missing for 1 month in September of 1963. She was a flower girl at Princess Grace’s wedding
Margaret Ann Davis
, (daughter) married Richard E Roe
., May 1965, Div. 1994. Margaret Ann then married Mr. Packer,
(ex husband of her cousin Grace Levine).
(Margaret was Princess Caroline’s flower girl for her wedding.) They had three sons, Richard
(Princess Caroline is his godmother), Gabby and Chris
John B. Kelly Jr.
(Brother to PG)
Born May 24, 1927
Died March 2, 1985 in Philadelphia
John B. Kelly Jr. died while jogging to The Athletic Club after his customary morning row. He was 57 years old.
His first wife was Mary Gray Freeman
(former Olympic swimmer) now known as Mary Spitzer. (She appeared on the cover of Life Magazine on July 23, 1951). The couple had six children, including Susan Kelly Von Medicus, Elizabeth
(now deceased) , Ann, Maura
and John B. Kelly
, III. He is married to wife Karen and they have two children, Katherine and Nick.
Following his divorce, from first wife Mary, John B. Kelly married Sandra Worley
, a banker, on May 28, 1981. They did not have any children together.
John B. Kelly Jr. represented the United States at the 1948 Summer Olympics at London, England, 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland and the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia in rowing in the single scull (1x). And he represented the United States in the double skull (2x) at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome. Kelly won a bronze medal at the 1956 Games. He also won the gold medal at the 1955 Pan American Games in Mexico City. He served in the US Navy during WWII.
Lizanne Kelly Levine
(sister to PG)
Born 1933( she is presently living in a nursing home)
Grace Levine Packer
, (daughter) died October 1999 of cancer. She was divorced from Mr. Packer
. After the divorce, Mr. Packer married Grace Levine’s cousin, Meg Davis Roe (the daughter of Peggy Kelly, Grace Kellys' sister.) Meg Davis divorced her husband, Richard Roe, to marry Mr. Packer. Grace Levine Packer never had any children
, (Son) married to Mary Victoria McNeil.
They have a daughter, Kelly Levine
Margaret Katherine Majer Kelly
(Mother of PG)
Died January 1990, Linwood NJ at a convalescent home. She was 91 years old.
Grace's mother was born to Lutheran German parents, (Carl Majer
and Margaretha Berg
). Margaret Katherine Majer was born in Schloss Helmsdorf, Germany. Soon after the family moved to Philadelphia Margaret converted to Catholicism upon marrying Mr. Kelly. Like her husband, Margaret Kelly was a proponent of health and fitness, studying Physical Education at Temple university and later becoming the first woman to head the Physical Education Department at the University of Pennsylvania. She was also a model and cover girl.
Margaret Majer Kelly (1899-1990), University of Pennsylvania Archives
John B. Kelly Sr,
(Father of PG)
Born October 4, 1889, Died June 20, 1960 of cancer, age 70
John Brenden Kelly, Sr., also known as Jack Kelly was one of the most accomplished oarsman in the history of the sport rowing. He was a triple Olympic Gold Medal winner, the first to do so in the sport of rowing. He won 126 straight races in the single scull.
Grace Kelly's father was one of ten children of John Henry Kelly
(1847-1897) and Mary Costello
in an Irish American Catholic family (originally from Kidney Lake, Newport County Mayo, Ireland.). He had been in the ambulance corps in World War I.