James Franklin Keener

14 May 1867–1 June 1949 (Age 82)
Rabun, Georgia, United States

The Life of James Franklin

When James Franklin Keener was born on 14 May 1867, in Rabun, Georgia, United States, his father, Rufus Micheal Keener, was 39 and his mother, Mary Adeline Dickerson, was 40. He married Martha Adeline Keener on 18 January 1894, in Rabun, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in District 636, Rabun, Georgia, United States in 1940 and Clayton, Rabun, Georgia, United States in 1949. His occupation is listed as farmer in Clayton, Rabun, Georgia, United States. He died on 1 June 1949, in Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wolf Fork Church, Rabun, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Franklin Keener
1867–1949
Martha Adeline Keener
1872–1897
Marriage: 18 January 1894
Nancy A Keener
1895–
Mellie P Keener
1896–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1894
Rabun, Georgia, United States
children

(2)

    Nancy A Keener

    Female1895–Female

    Female1896–1995Female

Parents and Siblings

    Rufus Micheal Keener

    Male1827–1907Male

    Mary Adeline Dickerson

    Female1827–1902Female

siblings

(10)

    William Asbury Keener

    Male1853–1927Male

    Mary Ann Keener

    Female1854–1939Female

    Sarah Ann Keener

    Female1856–1908Female

    Male1858–1943Male

    Rufus Lafayette Keener

    Male1860–1928Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 10

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Kiener or Kühner ( see Kuehner ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Andy Keiner in household of Rufus Keiner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James F Kuner, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James F Keener, "United States Census, 1930"

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