Paul Keyes

1731–1830 (Age 98)
Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Paul

When Paul Keyes was born on 16 September 1731, in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Elias Keyes, was 36 and his mother, Keziah S Brigham, was 33. He married Mary Bush in 1755, in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1830, in Steuben, New York, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Keyes
1731–1830
Mary Bush
1739–
Marriage: 1755
Reuhamah Keyes
1761–
Elias Keyes
1763–
Keziah Keyes
1763–1849
Paul Keyes
1771–1858
Lewman Keyes
1780–1856

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1755
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 45

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 45

New York is the 11th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 52

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Kay .2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Guise in Aisne, Picardy, which is first recorded in the 12th century as Gusia; the etymology is uncertain.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McKay ).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Paul in entry for Elias Keyes, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Paul in entry for Reuhamah Keyes, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Elias Keyes, Probate records, 1761-1917; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9YB-777P

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