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educator , historian

Donald Brooks Kelley, American historian, educator.

Background

Kelley, Donald Brooks was born on October 4, 1937 in Charleston, West Virginia, United States. Son of William Denison and Florence (Brooks) Kelley.

Education

Student, Georgetown University, 1958. Bachelor, Wheeling College, 1960. Master of Arts, University Mississippi, 1962.

Doctor of Philosophy History, Tulane University, 1965.

Career

University professor, Villanova (Pennsylvania) U., since 1965;director honors program, Villanova (Pennsylvania) U., 1967-1972;chair history department, Villanova (Pennsylvania) U., since 1983.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics.

Connections

Married Phyllis Jean Faber Kelley, June 10, 1961. Children: Kevin Brooks, Colin Denison, Brendan Brooks.

father:
William Denison Kelley

mother:
Florence (Brooks) Kelley

spouse:
Phyllis Jean Faber Kelley

children:
Kevin Brooks Kelley

Colin Denison Kelley

Brendan Brooks Kelley