Maston Green Clay Keele

22 November 1822–22 November 1872 (Age 50)
Beechgrove, Coffee, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Maston Green Clay

When Maston Green Clay Keele was born on 22 November 1822, in Beechgrove, Coffee, Tennessee, United States, his father, Philmore Keele, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Ann "Peggy" Box, was 23. He married Rachael Frances Hoover on 20 August 1839, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Coffee, Tennessee, United States in 1850 and Burnet, Texas, United States in 1860. He died on 22 November 1872, in Bell, Texas, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Killeen, Bell, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maston Green Clay Keele
1822–1872
Rachael Frances Hoover
1823–1875
Marriage: 20 August 1839
Mary Jane Keele
1840–1902
Amelia Almira Keele
1859–
Elsie Ann Keele
1843–1911
Hiley Keele
1843–
Henry Hoover Keele
1844–1862
Angeline Keele
1846–1846
Harris Keele
1848–1934
Margaret Ann Keele
1850–1888
Tolbert Fannin Keele
1851–1915
Cullender Keele
1853–1892
Eliza Frances Keele
1854–1916
Jacob Harry Keele
1860–
Talitha D Keele
1862–1936
Ivason Rose Keele
1865–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 August 1839
Rutherford, Tennessee, United States
children

(14)

    Mary Jane Keele

    Female1840–1902Female

    Elsie Ann Keele

    Female1843–1911Female

    Henry Hoover Keele

    Male1844–1862Male

    Angeline Keele

    Female1846–1846Female

    Hiley Keele

    Female1843–Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 13

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 14

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English and possibly also Irish: variant spelling of Keel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • M G C Keele, "United States Census, 1870"
  • M G C Keele, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martin G Keele, "United States Census, 1850"

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