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Ned Kelly | Glenrowan

Ned Kelly, (1855 to 1880), 25, hanged. Ned Kelly was born at Beveridge, 24 miles from Melbourne on the old Melbourne-Sydney road in June 1855, the third child and first son of his Irish parents John (ex convict) and Ellen Kelly (bounty migrant). Kelly was recognised as one of the best horseman in North Eastern Victoria, he was also a crack shot and more than a match for most grown men in a brawl. ...