John Randolph Keatts

1841–
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of John Randolph

When John Randolph Keatts was born in 1841, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, his father, William Curtis Keatts Jr, was 56 and his mother, Anna Clement, was 46. He married Maria Shields on 21 January 1868, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Randolph Keatts
1841–
Maria Shields
1844–
Marriage: 21 January 1868
George W. Keatts
1869–
Joshua Allen Keatts
1872–1932
Sallie Keatts Snead
1873–1950
James G P Keatts
1873–
Jas. Keatts
1874–
Lelia A. Keatts
1876–
Martha S Keatts
1878–
Ida Belle Keatts
1880–
Samuel Keatts
1882–1954
Fannie Lillian Keatts
1885–
Martha Susan Keatts Elliott
1886–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 January 1868
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
children

(11)

    George W. Keatts

    Male1869–Male

    Male1872–1932Male

    Sallie Keatts Snead

    Female1873–1950Female

    James G P Keatts

    Male1873–Male

    Jas. Keatts

    Male1874–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 3

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 31

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Keats .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John R Kattes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Hiatts in household of William Hiatts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John R Cates, "United States Census, 1900"

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