Daniel Washington Keith

28 January 1802–24 May 1851 (Age 49)
Marion, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Daniel Washington

When Daniel Washington Keith was born on 28 January 1802, in Marion, Tennessee, United States, his father, Daniel Keith Jr., was 27 and his mother, Sarah Lee, was 22. He married Rebecca Mary Belt on 11 August 1830, in Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Union, Union, Illinois, United States in 1850. He died on 24 May 1851, in Anna, Union, Illinois, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Anna, Union, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Washington Keith
1802–1851
Rebecca Mary Belt
1805–1854
Marriage: 11 August 1830
Sabina Keith
1831–
Benjamin B Keith
1833–1911
William Meek Keith
1835–1904
James Keith
1837–
Rhoda Keith
1840–1848
Hiram W Keith
1844–
Samuel Keith
1847–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 August 1830
Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1818

Age 16

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Keith in East Lothian. In the 17th century numerous bearers of this name settled in Ulster.2 German: nickname from Middle High German kīt ‘sprout’, ‘offspring’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel Keith, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Keith Washington, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Washington Keith, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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