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Family of Thomas KEY (1)

2. John KEE. Born in 1795 in Tennessee. At the age of 63, John died in Carroll County, Tennessee in Jan 1858. Resided in House # 1681, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850.

Will: State of Tennessee Carroll County, April 1, 1842

Know all men by these that I John Kee of the county and State aforesaid do and have this day make this my last will in the distribution of my property being as I consider in my right mind and I give to my beloved wife Polly Kee my land and farm where I now live together with all my stock of all kinds household and kitchen furniture and all the property I now possess after all my Just debts is paid which I wish to be done of such property as she can spare most convenient all of which I give to my dear wife during her life or widowhood at the death I wash all to be sold and equally divided among my children, James Kee, Elizabeth Kee, Charles Kee, William Kee, Rachel Kee and Roda Kee as in testimony of this last will hereunto set my hand and affix my seal the day and date above written.

Attest

John Parker -James Rosser

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John x Kee
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State of Tennessee Carroll County
January Term 1858

At the above term of said court was produce in open court and pronounced ordered to be record the last will and testent of John Kee and the above is a copy test.

H. Graves, Clerk



John married Mary DANIEL. Born in 1790 in South Carolina. Resided in House # 1681, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Alias/AKA: "Polly".

They had the following children:
i. Elizabeth.

ii. Rachel.

iii. Roda.

6 iv. James Henry (1817-1879)
7 v. Charles (1823-1917)
8 vi. William C. (1830-1904)
9 vii. Richard (1831-1897)

3. Delaney KEY. Born in 1803 in North Carolina. Resided in 8th District, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1850.

Delaney married Alexander SMITH. Born in 1802 in North Carolina. Resided in 8th District, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1850.

They had the following children:
i. Sarah. Born in 1830 in Tennessee.

Sarah first married ?.

Sarah second married Willis ADAMS. Born in 1824 in Tennessee. Resided in 8th District, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1850.

ii. Caroline. Born in 1832 in Tennessee.

iii. Gilbert. Born in 1834 in Tennessee.

iv. James. Born in 1837 in Tennessee.

v. John W.. Born in 1839 in Missouri.

vi. Shorter B.. Born in 1843 in Tennessee.


4. Holloway KEE. Born on 13 Jun 1809 in Tennessee. At the age of 90, Holloway died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 3 Apr 1900. Buried in 1900 in Old Jack's Creek Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 5th District, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1850. Alias/AKA: 'Hollowell".

Holloway married Mary SMITH, daughter of Burrell SMITH (1791-) & Mary ? (1792-). Born in 1817 in Tennessee. At the age of 71, Mary died in Tennessee in 1888. Buried in 1888 in Laster Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
10 i. Martha Caroline (1835-1918)
11 ii. Green Berry (1836-1908)
12 iii. Burrell Thomas (1837-)
iv. Perry C.. Born in 1840 in Tennessee.

13 v. Lucinda C. (1842-)
14 vi. Elisha E. (1844-1916)
vii. Mary A.. Born about 1846 in Tennessee.

viii. John I.. Born about 1849 in Tennessee.

15 ix. Palina Frances (1855-1930)
16 x. Rhoda Lonnie Bell (1858-1931)
xi. William M.. Born on 20 Jun 1859 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 77, William M. died in Chester County, Tennessee on 25 Jul 1936. Buried in 1936 in Unity Cemetery, Chester County, Tennessee.


5. William KEE. Born on 26 Jul 1813 in Tennessee. At the age of 80, William died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 31 Oct 1893. Buried in 1893 in Palmer Shelter Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in 12th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

William first married Nancy SMITH, daughter of Joseph SMITH (1801-) & Rhoda ? (1800-). Born on 15 Jun 1819 in Tennessee. At the age of 35, Nancy died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 14 Nov 1854.

Grave site is located about 1/2 mile North of Henderson/Carroll County border from location where Cecil Wall road crosses the Henderson/Carroll County borders. Nancy's grave is the only one with a tomb rock. There are about 11 other graves which are marked by sand rocks. Grave site is located in a wooded area.

They had the following children:
i. William Riley. Born on 26 Nov 1836 in Henderson, County, Tennessee. At the age of 63, William Riley died in Prairie County, Arkansas on 26 Jan 1900. Buried in Jan 1900 in Crossroads Cemetery, Perry County, Arkansas. Resided in 12th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in 7th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

On 2 Sep 1859 when William Riley was 22, he married Elvira MURPHY, daughter of Hiram MURPHY (1822-1856) & Nancy WINTERS (1820-). Born about 1842.

17 ii. Sarah Ann (1839-1886)
18 iii. John Henry (1842-1918)
19 iv. Mary L. (1845-1923)
20 v. George Washington (1848-1904)
21 vi. Nancy Carolyn (1850-1899)

On 7 Jun 1855 when William was 41, he second married Mary R. DILL, daughter of John Franklin DILL (1790-1879) & Catherine ROSS (1796-1880), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 16 Dec 1824 in South Carolina. At the age of 49, Mary R. died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 4 Feb 1874. Buried in 1874 in Stanford Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

They had the following children:
22 i. Rhoda Catherine (1857-)
23 ii. Frances Adaline (1859-1904)

At the time of William Kee's will, dated September 24, 1883 he excluded the children of Alfred and Sarah Dill (both deceased) from receiving anything. In the codicil dated Oct. 22, 1893, ten days before his death he admitted Rhoda and Francis into his will.

On 19 Nov 1874 when William was 61, he third married Mary Salina PAGE, daughter of John PAGE (1789-1877) & Nancy ROSS (1796-1872), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 20 Aug 1832. At the age of 84, Mary Salina died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 9 Feb 1917. Buried in 1917 in Palmer Shelter Cemetery, Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in 6th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1860. Alias/AKA: "Salinas".

Lived on Maple Street in Huntingdon after the death of William.

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