Noah William Keyes

MaleApril 1862–2 October 1941

Brief Life History of Noah William

When Noah William Keyes was born in April 1862, in Franklin Township, Morrow, Ohio, United States, his father, Andrew J. Keyes, was 20 and his mother, Mary Gale, was 19. He lived in Clinton Township, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Morrow, Ohio, United States in 1941. He died on 2 October 1941, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Chesterville, Morrow, Ohio, United States.

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Noah William Keyes
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Sources (8)

  • William Keyes in household of Andrew Keyes, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Keyes, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Noah W Keyes in household of Andrew Keyes, "United States Census, 1880"

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Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.


Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English, Irish and Scottish: variant of Kay , of various origins, mostly, with excrescent -s.

English (of Norman origin): in some cases, possibly a variant of Guise, a habitational name from Guise in Aisne, Picardy.

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

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