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John Keys
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Name John Keys
Gender Male
Birth? abt. 1771 poss. Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 18 April 1796 Augusta County, Virginiato Margaret 'Peggy' Donaghe

John Keys was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of John Keys in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1796--April 18, John Kees and James McGongal, surety. John Keys and Peggy Donaghe, of age, daughter of Wm. Donaghe.

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John Kees/Margaret Donaghe VA1760 Posted by: Lyn O'Neill-Burton (ID *****6305) Date: April 18, 2003 at 02:49:38

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Posting my family information for anyone researching this family.

John Kees b. 1760-70 Agusta Co. VA d. abt. 1839 m. Margaret Donaghe 18 April 1796 b. abt. 1775 Adams Co. VA d. 1839 Adams Co, OH m. Sarah Colvin aft 1839 Children of John and Margaret:

1. Issac Kees b. 30 May 1796 Augusta, VA m. Elizabeth Boyd
2. John Kees b. 1798 VA
3. Samuel Kees b. 1800 VA
4. William Kees b. abt 1803
5. Mary Kees b. 1805 VA m. John Oliver
6. Sarah Kees b. 1806 VA m. William Coblar
7. Nancy Kees b. 1816 OH m. ? Freeland
8. Elizabeth Kees b. 1820 Cedar Fork, OH

I am the 2nd great-granddaughter of Samuel and I have photographs of him. This line of the Kees family married into the Smalley family ... I have some Smalley family information back to 1615 Devonshire, England.

Any connections, please contact me @ Thanks, Lyn~