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DONNELLY, James 1
- Born: 16 May 1896, Windyedge Farm, West District of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland 1 2
- Died: 21 May 1926, 12 Knowenoble Street, Cleland, Lanarkshire, Scotland 1 3
Cause of his death was chronic parenchymatous nephritis after a uraemic coma over two days.3
James Donnelly was living with his family in Windyedge Farm, in the village of Cleland, Lanarkshire, when he was recorded by the census of 1901. He was the only boy of six children. He had been born in Shotts parish, and was 4 years old. He was a scholar.
James Donnelly died when he was 30 years old. He had been a miner and was single. Family members relate that his last illness was a result of a kick in the kidneys while playing football. 1 3
1901 UK Census, Shotts parish 655/3 en d 3 Windey edge Farm Cleland.
GRO Index, Births 1912.
Personal Communication, Email information from descendants Michael Craggs and Larry McGuire in April-May 2009.