Andrew Jackson Keene

8 August 1870–1954 (Age 83)
Lawrence, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Keene was born on 8 August 1870, in Lawrence, Mississippi, United States, his father, William Charles Keene, was 27 and his mother, Martha Ann Townsend, was 23. He married Mary Blanche Stokes on 24 December 1903, in Jones, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Taylorsville, Smith, Mississippi, United States in 1930 and Beat 2, Smith, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died in 1954, in Smith, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Taylorsville, Smith, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Keene
1870–1954
Mary Blanche Stokes
1883–1953
Marriage: 24 December 1903
Minnie M Keene
1905–1982
Bessie Lee Keene
1906–1988
William Curtis Keene
1908–1911
Louise Keene
1911–1963
Ida Kate Keene
1912–2003
Lorene Keene
1915–1992
Andrew Jackson Keene Jr.
1917–1943
Mattie Jo Keene
1922–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1903
Jones, Mississippi, United States
children

(8)

    Minnie M Keene

    Female1905–1982Female

    Bessie Lee Keene

    Female1906–1988Female

    William Curtis Keene

    Male1908–1911Male

    Louise Keene

    Female1911–1963Female

    Ida Kate Keene

    Female1912–2003Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Charles Keene

    Male1843–1880Male

    Female1846–1893Female

siblings

(5)

    William Eugene Keene

    Male1868–Male

    Male1870–1954Male

    Lulu Keen

    Female1874–Female

    Orlando Frank Keene

    Male1876–1912Male

    Amanda Elizabeth Keene

    Female1880–1973Female

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 7

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Keen .2 Americanized spelling of German Kühne ( see Kuehn ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • and J Keen in household of Wm C Keen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Andrew J Kune, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew J Keene, "United States Census, 1940"

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