Minnie Bell Keesee

May 1887–22 January 1974 (Age 86)
Lawrence, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Minnie Bell

When Minnie Bell Keesee was born in May 1887, in Lawrence, Kentucky, United States, her father, George Washington Keesee, was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth Bim Sparks, was 32. She had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with george griffin. She lived in Magisterial District 5 Upper Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 January 1974, at the age of 86, and was buried in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

george griffin
Minnie Bell Keesee
Samuel P Griffin
Charles D Griffin
James Arthur Griffin
Lonnie R Griffin
Frank W Griffin
Ida Elizabeth Griffin
Ella J Griffin
Nellie D Griffin
Mary M Griffin

Spouse and Children



    Samuel P Griffin


    Charles D Griffin


    James Arthur Griffin


    Lonnie R Griffin


    Frank W Griffin


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Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Keesee


    Elizabeth Bim Sparks




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 5

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 23

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Keese, a North German form of Kase , or Giese , also a German surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie B Griffin in household of George W Griffin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie B Griffin in household of George W Griffin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie Griffin in household of George Griffin, "United States Census, 1940"

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