John Kitchener KEY

Brief Life History of John Kitchener

When John Kitchener KEY was born on 1 August 1902, in Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Key, was 28 and his mother, Edith Riby, was 28. He married Marjorie Constance TAYLOR in 1928, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Penarth, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1939. He died on 12 May 1985, in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 82.

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John Kitchener KEY
Marjorie Constance TAYLOR
Marriage: 1928
Mr John Michael Key

Sources (8)

  • John Kitchener Key in household of Henry Key, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • John Kitchener Key, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Key, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.


London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.


First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English, Irish, and German: variant of Kay .

Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Keij, from the personal name Kei(je), possibly a vernacular form of Cornelius , Nicolas or Gerrit (see Gerrits ). Compare De Kay .

Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 祁, see Qi 2.

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

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