Urijah Key

1789–about 1865 (Age 76)
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Urijah

When Urijah Key was born in 1789, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, his father, George Key, was 36 and his mother, Susannah Craighead, was 24. He married Nancy Turner on 24 November 1814, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died about 1865, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Urijah Key
1789–1865
Nancy Turner
1794–
Marriage: 24 November 1814
Alfred M. Key
1816–1871
Nancy Key
1827–
Lucy Key
1830–1885
Ammon Key
1831–
John Anderson Key
1818–
Susan Eveline Key
1822–1865
Martha Key
1825–
Mary Key
1834–
Elijah Barton Key
1836–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1814
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    Alfred M. Key

    Male1816–1871Male

    John Anderson Key

    Male1818–Male

    Susan Eveline Key

    Female1822–1865Female

    Martha Key

    Female1825–Female

    Nancy Key

    Female1827–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 0

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 7

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1812

Age 23

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: variant of Kay .2 Irish: reduced form of McKay .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elijah Key, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Urijah Key, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Urijah Key, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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