Joseph Hardin Keith

17 June 1881–14 April 1955 (Age 73)
Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Hardin

When Joseph Hardin Keith was born on 17 June 1881, in Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States, his father, Woodson Hubbard Keith, was 24 and his mother, Amanda Ruth Birdwell, was 34. He married Lilly Belle Liles in 1913, in Crofton, Christian, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in St. Joseph, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1920 and Supervisorial District 2, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 14 April 1955, at the age of 73, and was buried in Winslow, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Joseph Hardin Keith
Lilly Belle Liles
Marriage: 1913
Dorothy Burleson
Violet Opal Keith
Jesse Willis Keith
Effie Alzada Keith
William Evaret Keith
Joseph Herbert Keith

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 1
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
Age 1
Historical Boundaries 1882: Apache, Arizona Territory, United States 1895: Navajo, Arizona Territory, United States 1912: Navajo, Arizona, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 20
President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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 (8)

  • Joseph T Keith, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph H Keith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Keith, "United States Census, 1920"

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