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Generation One



1. James (Rev.)1 Keith was born in 1696 at Peterhead, Aberdeen, Scotland. He married Mary Isham Randolph, daughter of Thomas (Tuckahoe) Randolph and Judith Fleming, on 2 Mar 1732/33 Near Germantown. He died in 10 Dec 1752 at Bristersburg, VA. He was buried in 1752 at Fauquier, VA; he and wife buried under chancel of old Elk Run Church, Prince Wm. County now Fauquier.
Hereditary Earls Marischal of Scotland. He was 1745-1753 Episcopal Parson, Hamilton Parish, Fauquier.  He emigrated on 4 Mar 1727/28 from Rec'd King's Bounty to go to Virginia. On 12 Oct 1733 removed to Maryland briefly. On 25 Jun 1753 Appraisers appointed by Prince William County, John Wright, George Hovile, John Ambrose and John Crump. Estate Appraisal on 26 Mar 1754 Inventory and appraisement of estate recorded PWC. Estate Account on 31 May 1754 Additional estate inventory recorded in PWC.
Children of James (Rev.)1 Keith and Mary Isham Randolph were as follows:


Generation Two




2. James2 Keith Jr. (James1) was born circa 1734 at Prince William (now Fauquier). He married Catherine Contee, daughter of John Contee and Margaret Snowden. He died on 16 Oct 1824 at Alexandria, VA. 1798-1807, President of the Patowmack Company. Military service soldier in Rev. War. Sworn as attorney in Prince William County, studied law at Williamsburg. In 1760  purchased 1,025 acres, 8 slaves, Non-resident of Fairfax lived in Frederick County. He was Qualified as Clerk of Frederick County Court for 62 years, 1762-1824. In 1784 Mayor of Alexandria. Will on 19 May 1814.
Children of James2 Keith Jr. and Catherine Contee were as follows:


3. John2 Keith (James1) was born circa 1735 at Prince William (now Fauquier). He married Mary (Elizabeth?) Doniphan, daughter of Alexander Doniphan and Mary Waugh, after 1768. He died before Nov 1809 at Fauquier.
Military service Patriot Record DAR soldier in Rev. war, Col. Coxes' Rgmt of Militia, Jefferson Co., VA per Larry Keith. Died intestate. See Fauquier 1790 PersonalB Tax List.
Children of John2 Keith and Mary (Elizabeth?) Doniphan were as follows:


4. Isham (Lieut)2 Keith (James1) was born in 1735 at Prince William (of "Woodbourne" Fauquier). He married Charlotte Ashmore, daughter of William Ashmore and Elizabeth (Betty) Gallahue, in 1778 Fauquier. He died in 1787 at Fauquier.
He lived at "Woodbourne", Fauquier. Military service in 1777 Lieutenant in Third Virginia Regiment, payment in land 2,666 acres, resigned 1778 because of eye damage caused by smallpox. Inherited on 8 Sep 1778 "Soldiers Retreat" and "South Run" per Gott, DB 6. Will on 24 Sep 1787.
Children of Isham (Lieut)2 Keith and Charlotte Ashmore were as follows:


5. Thomas (Capt.) Randolph2 Keith (James1) was born circa 1736 at Prince William (now Fauquier). He married Judith Blackwell, daughter of Joseph (Col.) Blackwell Sr. and Lucy Steptoe, on 25 May 1775 Fauquier County, VA Sec. V, Ch 33, Chief Justice John Marshall officiating. He died in 1805 at Georgia. He was buried at near Evans, Columbia Co., GA in old Keith burying ground, unmarked.
Went to Georgia accompanied by son John Marshall Keith. Died intestte. He lived at description of property in estate settlement surveyed by Peter Conway 1811. National Archives Pension record. He was Gent. Justice of Peace. Military service in 1778 Record 5119, Lt. of Fauquier Co., later Capt. received Bounty Warrant. Inherited on 8 Sep 1778 "Huntly" see Gott p 205 Deed Book 6 for description. Property on 3 Sep 1787 Granted 20,626 acres in Fayette County on the Ohio by Beverly Randolph. He was on Tax List in 1790; Fauquier Personal Tax C, 1 free tithable, 12 negroes over 16, 1 negro 12-16, 9 horses and mares. On 12 Jun 1794 purchased 31 acres with Peter Conway along Deep Run. Estate Appraisal on 25 May 1807 Fauquier, WB 4, p 370. Estate Account on 12 Oct 1810 distribution made.
Children of Thomas (Capt.) Randolph2 Keith and Judith Blackwell were as follows:


6. Mary Randolph2 Keith (James1) was born on 28 Apr 1737 at Prince William (now Fauquier). She married Thomas (Col.) Marshall, son of John (of the Forest) Marshall and Elizabeth Markham, in 1754 Germantown, Prince William County now Fauquier. She died on 18 Sep 1809 at Lexington, KY, at age 72. She was buried at "The Hill", Washington, Mason Co, KY.
Children of Mary Randolph2 Keith and Thomas (Col.) Marshall were as follows:


7. Judith2 Keith (James1) was born circa 1741 at Prince William (now Fauquier). She married James Key, probably son of Father Price, circa 1765 Fauquier Co., VA. She died in Jul 1826 at Mason Co., KY.
Children of Judith2 Keith and James Key were as follows:


8. Elizabeth2 Keith (James1) was born in 1745 at Prince William (now Fauquier). She married Edward Ford, son of Thomas Ford and Jane Milstead, in 1766. She died in 1821 at Bourbon County, Kentucky.
Buried near Paris, KY.
Children of Elizabeth2 Keith and Edward Ford were as follows:


9. Alexander D. (Capt.)2 Keith (James1) was born on 2 Jul 1748 at Prince William Co (now Fauquier) VA. He married (--?--) Yancey. He married Mary Ann Gallahue in 1778 Fredricksburg, Virginia. He died on 7 Feb 1822 at Jefferson County, Miss, at age 73. He was buried in 1822 at Piedemont Cemetery, Rodney, Miss.
See Somerville for "story." Military service Served in Rev. War, certificate issued June 26, 1826 lost, warrant #6979 issued Oct. 26. 1831 for 2,666 1/2 acres. Died intestate. Inherited on 8 Sep 1778 "Roslin" & "Stony Wood" per Gott DB6. On 4 Apr 1780 Granted license for Ordinary at his home in Dumfries, PM Order book 1778-84, p 86. In 1790 VA, Fauquier Co., Personal A Tax List. In 1800 Settled in TN, then Mississippi.
Children of Alexander D. (Capt.)2 Keith and (--?--) Yancey were as follows:

Children of Alexander D. (Capt.)2 Keith and Mary Ann Gallahue were as follows:


Generation Three




12. John Contee3 Keith (James2, James1) was born circa 1757 at Fauquier. He married Isabella Gordon, daughter of Alexander George Gordon and Mary Morris. He died on 27 Feb 1835.
Census 1820 Fairfax, Truro Parish, living alone, 13 in agriculture, 28 slaves.
Children of John Contee3 Keith and Isabella Gordon were as follows:


17. Catherine Contee3 Keith (James2, James1) was born circa 1783 at VA. She married Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan Keith, son of John Keith and Mary (Elizabeth?) Doniphan, on 2 Nov 1826 Alexandria, DC. She died at KY, Bracken County, Brooksville.
Census 1850 KY, Bracken Co., Brooksville. Census 1860 KY, Bracken Co., Brooksville. Question that this is the correct parentage because of DOB in Census 1783 and DOB of siblings.
Children of Catherine Contee3 Keith and Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan Keith are:


19. Elizabeth3 Keith (John2, James1) was born circa 1768. She married Taliaferro Grigsby, son of Samuel Grigsby and Ann "Nancy" Grigsby, on 15 Feb 1785 Fauquier. She died on 18 Sep 1832 at Posey County, IN.
Children of Elizabeth3 Keith and Taliaferro Grigsby were as follows:


20. Thomas A.3 Keith (John2, James1) was born on 14 Mar 1770 at Fauquier. He married Judith Key, daughter of James Key and Judith Keith, on 25 Mar 1799 Mason, Ky, Sec II, Ch 61. He died on 29 Dec 1840 at Mason County, KY, at age 70.
Will on 10 Jul 1839.
Children of Thomas A.3 Keith and Judith Key were as follows:


21. Alexander Doniphan3 Keith (John2, James1) was born circa 1772. He married Elizabeth Stewart. He died in 1853 at Fauquier.
He lived at Ashby district, Fauquier. Census 1850 Fauquier, Ashby District, farmer, $9,000 value of real estate. See Fauquier 1799 PersonalB Tax List. In 1824 Bought from brothers Anderson and Joseph their respective 1/9 share of father's estate. Estate Account on 19 Mar 1853 Value of estate $1,763.14, WB 25,15.
Children of Alexander Doniphan3 Keith and Elizabeth Stewart were as follows:


23. Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan3 Keith (John2, James1) was born circa 1783 at Virginia. He married Mary Doniphan, daughter of Joseph Doniphan and Ann Fowke Smith, on 30 Oct 1808 Sec II, Ch. 61, Mason, KY. He married Amelia George before Oct 1824. He married Catherine Contee Keith, daughter of James Keith Jr. and Catherine Contee, on 2 Nov 1826 Alexandria, DC. He died after 1860 at KY, Bracken County, Brooksville.
First cousins. He was a Physician. Census 1850 KY, Bracken Co., Brooksville. Census 1860 KY, Bracken Co., Brooksville. In 1824 Sold his 1/9 share of father's estate to Alexander Keith.
Children of Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan3 Keith and Mary Doniphan were:

Children of Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan3 Keith and Amelia George are:

Children of Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan3 Keith and Catherine Contee Keith are:


24. Peyton Randolph3 Keith (John2, James1) was born circa 1786 at Fauquier. He married Judith Nelson. He married Judith Y. Gibson, daughter of George (James?) Gibson, on 25 Jan 1811 Farquier Co., VA, Sec V, Ch33. He died in Jan 1853 at Mt. Sterling, Brown County, IL.
. Census 1850 ILL, Brown Co. In 1817 Moved to Mason Co., KY. In 1836 Bill Bikell says he sold or gave son James M. Keith land and personal property per Deed Book G page 406 of Lewis County, KY records and moved to Mt. Sterling, Brown County, IL. Will on 10 Jan 1853.
Children of Peyton Randolph3 Keith and Judith Nelson were:

Children of Peyton Randolph3 Keith and Judith Y. Gibson were as follows:


25. Judith3 Keith (John2, James1) was born on 15 Jan 1786. She married William Nelson, son of John Nelson and Mary Young, on 25 Aug 1806 Sec. V, Ch 33. Fauquier.
Lived in Henderson Co., KY.
Children of Judith3 Keith and William Nelson were as follows:


26. George Fleming3 Keith (John2, James1) was born in 1793 at VA. He married Agnes McCoy in 1811 Mason Co., KY. He died after 1870 at Pendleton County, KY.
Alexander D. Keith appointed guardian on father's death. Census 1850 KY, Pendleton County. Census 1870 KY, Pendleton County, Falmouth, living with son Thomas. Census 1860 KY, Pendleton County, Falmouth, living with son Thomas. In 1814 Living in KY sold property to Peyton R. Keith of Fauquier 1/9th of father's real estate.
Children of George Fleming3 Keith and Agnes McCoy all born at KY were as follows:


28. Elizabeth (Betty)3 Keith (Isham2, James1) married John Railey.
Thomas Marshall appointed her guardian on father's death.
Children of Elizabeth (Betty)3 Keith and John Railey are:


33. Katherine (Kittie) Gallahue3 Keith (Isham2, James1) was born in 1784. She married William Strother Hawkins, son of Moses (Capt) Hawkins and Susannah Strother, on 14 Oct 1802 Woodford Co., KY. She died in 1854.
Children of Katherine (Kittie) Gallahue3 Keith and William Strother Hawkins were as follows:


34. John Marshall3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1777 at Fauquier, VA. He married Elizabeth Jones. He died on 11 Nov 1841 at Columbia Co., GA.
In 1801 Known as Marshall, moved to Columbia Co., GA. Will on 18 May 1839.
Children of John Marshall3 Keith and Elizabeth Jones were as follows:


35. Tarlton Fleming3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1778 at Fauquier. He married Elizabeth C. Stone, daughter of William Stone, on 21 Sep 1810 Fauquier. He died circa 1819 at Columbia Co., GA.
In 1801 moved to Georgia. In 1829 Isham Keith appointed guardian of 3 children.
Children of Tarlton Fleming3 Keith and Elizabeth C. Stone were as follows:


36. Harriet (Hannah) Ann3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born on 5 Apr 1782 at Fauquier, VA. She married William Skinker Jr., son of Samuel Skinker and Mildred Pied, on 29 Dec 1796 Fauquier County, VA. She died on 27 Jan 1864 at Fauquier at age 81. She was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Census 1850 VA, Fauquier, Ashby Dist. p 499.
Children of Harriet (Hannah) Ann3 Keith and William Skinker Jr. were as follows:


37. James3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1784 at Fauquier. He married Mary P. Morris, daughter of Saunders Morris and Mary Payne, on 12 Nov 1814 Fauquier County, VA. He died in 1844 at Fauquier County, VA.
Census 1840 Fauquier, p 247. In 1826 Sold Mary's property inherited from her father Sanders Morris. Estate Appraisal in 1844 $16,729, Book 19, page 132. Will on 14 Sep 1844.
Children of James3 Keith and Mary P. Morris were as follows:


38. Peter Grant3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1789 at Fauquier. He married Catherine Keith. He died in 1818.
Emigrated to Tenn. In 1816 Sold the "Mansion House" lot to James Keith.
Children of Peter Grant3 Keith and Catherine Keith are:


39. Mary (Polly) Isham Randolph3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born on 19 Jun 1789. She married Capt. James (Capt.) Payne, son of Richard Payne Sr. and Susannah Kelly, on 7 Sep 1815 Fauquier Co., VA. She died on 14 Mar 1868 at "Chestnut Lawn" Fauquier at age 78. She was buried at Payne Graveyard at "Chestnut Lawn", 3 miles SE of Remington.
Raised at "Locust Grove."
Children of Mary (Polly) Isham Randolph3 Keith and Capt. James (Capt.) Payne were as follows:


40. Susan Grant3 Keith (Thomas2, James1) was born on 30 Sep 1797 at Fauquier. She married David (Capt.) James, son of John Thomas James and Elizabeth (Betsy) Wright, on 18 Apr 1818 Fauquier County, VA. She died on 7 Dec 1860 at Millview (Remington) Fauquier at age 63.
 

See Descendants of Thomas James


41. Isham (Judge)3 Keith Sr. (Thomas2, James1) was born on 11 Apr 1801 at Woodburn, Fauquier Co. He married Juliet Chilton, daughter of Joseph (Major) Chilton and Ann Smith, on 27 Jan 1823 Fauquier County, VA, Sec V, Ch33. He died on 6 Aug 1863 at Fauquier at age 62. He was buried in 1863 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA.
Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, S.W. Revenue, farmer, real estate value of $51,420, personal property $60,935, p 204. Owned woolen mill at Waterloo and made cloth for Confederate Army from "Years of Anguish" per June cpzb4@aol.com. Census 1850 VA, Fauquier, Ashby, Farmer $60,000, living with them is Sarah Jones age 13. See letter to legislature regarding freed slaves, list of damages to property by Federal Army, and damages to fences. On 13 Feb 1823. In Dec 1841 Appointed guardian of his children, Isham Jr and James Jr.
Children of Isham (Judge)3 Keith Sr. and Juliet Chilton were as follows:


42. John (Chief Justice)3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 24 Sep 1755 at Germantown, Prince William County, now Midland, Fauquier. He married Mary Willis "Polly" Ambler, daughter of Jacquelin Ambler and Rebecca Lewis Burwell, on 3 Jan 1783 home of John Ambler, Henrico County, VA. He died on 6 Jul 1835 at Philadelphia at age 79. He was buried at Buried in Shockoe Cemetery, Richmond.
Childhood home was Oak Hill in Fauquier County, Garden, p 481. He lived at House in Richmond at 9th and Marshall Streets, p165 Garden Club. He was Chief Justice of Supreme Court, fought in Rev., Culpeper Minute Men.
Children of John (Chief Justice)3 Marshall and Mary Willis "Polly" Ambler were as follows:


43. Elizabeth (Eliza)3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1756 at Germantown, Prince William County, now Fauquier. She married (Col.) Porterfield circa 1776. She married Rawleigh Colston, son of Traverse Colston and Susanna Opie, on 15 Oct 1785 Polly's house. She died in 1842 at "Honeywood", Berkeley Co., VA. Lived with and cared for Mary Isham Randolph (errant child) for many years. There were no children of Elizabeth (Eliza)3 Marshall and (Col.) Porterfield.

Children of Elizabeth (Eliza)3 Marshall and Rawleigh Colston were as follows:


44. Mary Ann (Polly)3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1757 at "Oakhill", Fauquier, VA. She married Humphrey (Senator) Marshall, son of John Marshall and Mary Jane Quisenberry, in 1784 VA. She died in 1827 at Frankfort, KY. She was buried at Frankfort.
Cousins.
Children of Mary Ann (Polly)3 Marshall and Humphrey (Senator) Marshall were as follows:


45. Thomas (Capt.)3 Marshall Jr. (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 27 Oct 1761 at Fauquier. He married Susanna Adams. He married Frances (Fanny) Maitland Kennon, daughter of William Kennon and (--?--) Gardener, in 1790 Kentucky. He died on 19 Mar 1817 at Washington, Mason County, Kentucky, at age 55. He was buried in 1817 at "Hill" Cemetery, Paxton epitaph p50.
Went with father to Kentucky. He was 1st clerk of County of Mason Co., KY. Military service in 1778 Capt. & Paymaster, enlisted under his father. Will on 4 Mar 1817.
There were no children of Thomas (Capt.)3 Marshall Jr. and Susanna Adams.

Children of Thomas (Capt.)3 Marshall Jr. and Frances (Fanny) Maitland Kennon were as follows:


46. James Markham3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 12 Mar 1764 at The Hollow, 23 miles west of Warrenton, Fauquier. He married Elizabeth Hurst. He married Hester Morris, daughter of Robert (Hon.) Morris and Mary White, on 19 Apr 1795. He died on 26 Apr 1848 at "Fairfield", Fauquier near Hume, at age 84. He was buried at Monument in Marshall Graveyard, Warren Co., between Front Royal and Happy Creek.
He was Asst. Judge of Territory District of Columbia. He lived at "Fairfield" built in 1822. Built "The Dell" for daughter Susan. Military service in 1779 enlisted age 15 from Fauquier Co., served under Alexander Hamilton, Lieut. in Marshall's Regt.
There were no children of James Markham3 Marshall and Elizabeth Hurst.

Children of James Markham3 Marshall and Hester Morris were as follows:


49. Charles Fleming3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 31 Jan 1767 at "Oak Hill", Fauquier. He married Lucy Pickett, daughter of Martin (Col.) Pickett and Ann Blackwell, on 13 Sep 1787 Fairfax, Fauquier. He died in 1805 at Warrenton, VA. He was buried at Old Turkey Church, Fauquier.
Twin of William. He was lawyer in Warrenton.
Children of Charles Fleming3 Marshall and Lucy Pickett were as follows:


50. Lucy3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1768 at The Hollow, Fauquier. She married John (Col.) Ambler, son of Edward Ambler and Mary Cary, on 21 May 1791 Henrico Parish. She died in 1795 at Jamestown Island.
Inherited Morven.
Children of Lucy3 Marshall and John (Col.) Ambler were:


51. Alexander Keith3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1770 at "Oak Hill" The Hollow, Fauquier. He married Mary McDowell, daughter of Samuel McDowell and Mary McClung, on 10 Oct 1794 Danville, KY. He married Eliza A. (Lewis-Luke) Ball on 3 Nov 1823. He died on 7 Feb 1825 at "Walnut Grove", Mason County, Kentucky.
He lived at Walnut Grove, Mason Co., KY. He was lawyer, court reporter in KY Court of Appeals. Will in 1824.
Children of Alexander Keith3 Marshall and Mary McDowell were as follows:

There were no children of Alexander Keith3 Marshall and Eliza A. (Lewis-Luke) Ball.


52. Dr. Louis (Dr.)3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 7 Oct 1773 at Oak Hill, Fauquier. He married Agatha Preston Smith, daughter of Francis (Major) Smith and Anne Preston, in 1800 Frankfort, KY. He died in 1866 at "Buckpond", Woodford Co., KY.
Participated in attack on Bastile, imprisoned several years. He lived at inherited Buck Pond from father. Changed spelling of name from Lewis. He was President of Transylvania (Washington) College in Lexington, KY. Founded school in his home at Buckpond. In 1855 Also Pres. of Liberty (became Washington College in VA).
Children of Dr. Louis (Dr.)3 Marshall and Agatha Preston Smith were as follows:


54. Charlotte Ashmore3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1777 at "Oak Hill", Fauquier. She married Dr. Basil (Dr.) Duke, son of James Duke and Mary Brome-Wilson, on 3 Apr 1794 "Buckpond", Woodford County, KY. She died on 17 Apr 1817 at Washington, Mason Co., Kentucky. She was buried at "Federal Hill" Family Cemetery, Washington, Mason County, KY.
Children of Charlotte Ashmore3 Marshall and Dr. Basil (Dr.) Duke were as follows:


55. Jane3 Marshall (Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 29 Jul 1779 at "Oak Hill", Fauquier. She married Judge George Keith Talliaferro Taylor, son of Richard (Capt) Taylor and Mary Field, on 22 Dec 1799. She died on 13 Sep 1866 at Mt. Ephraim, Fauquier Co, at age 87.
She was Ran a girl's school in Petersburg later moved to Richmond. In 1812 helped found the Petersburg Orphan Asylum. In 1845 Gave affidavit for Judith Keith's pension in file.
Children of Jane3 Marshall and Judge George Keith Talliaferro Taylor are as follows:


57. Mary Isham3 Key (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 31 May 1765. She married Marshall (Capt.) Martin, son of Abram (Capt.) Martin and Elizabeth "Lizzy" Marshall, on 9 May 1784 Alexandria, VA. She died circa 1830.
Children of Mary Isham3 Key and Marshall (Capt.) Martin were as follows:


58. James3 Key Jr. (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1771 at Westmoreland County, PA or VA. He married Nancy Ireland, daughter of Hans Ireland and Nancy Callender, on 17 Dec 1802 Mason Co., KY. He died at Mason County, KY.
Census 1830 KY, Mason Co., Western Distr. 2males15-20, 1male20-30, 1male60-70, 2females20-30, 1female40-50. Census 1810 KY, Mason Co. 1male<10, 2 males 26-44, 2 females <10, 1 female 26-44, 2 slaves. Census 1820 KY, Mason Co., 3males<10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 45+, 1female<10, 2 females 16-26, 1 female 26-45. In 1789 Lived in Westmoreland County, PA?, moved to Mason Co., KY.
Children of James3 Key Jr. and Nancy Ireland were as follows:


59. Thomas Randolph3 Key (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1772 at Westmoreland County, PA or VA. He married Sarah (Sally) Martha Foley circa 1785. He died before 17 Oct 1838 at Mason County, KY.
Census 1820 KY, Mason Co. 1male<10, 2males 10-16, 1 male16-18, 1male 16-26, 1male45+, 1 female 26-45, 1 female45+, 6 slaves. In 1789 Lived in Westmoreland County, PA, moved to Mason Co., KY.
Children of Thomas Randolph3 Key and Sarah (Sally) Martha Foley were as follows:


60. Alexander Keith3 Key (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1773. He married Maria Clarke after 1795. He married Elizabeth Dawson on 26 Dec 1801 Mason Co., KY. He married Mary White on 8 Feb 1815 Mason Co., KY.
He and Elizabeth Dawson were Bondsman. On 10 Oct 1839 In Mason Co., KY, testifies he remembers when his uncle Price Key was married to Sarah McQueen. That Price Key and his family moved to KY in fall of 1792 and that he visited his uncle, Price Key, in Clarke Co., KY.

There were no children of Alexander Keith3 Key and Maria Clarke.

Children of Alexander Keith3 Key and Elizabeth Dawson are:

There were no children of Alexander Keith3 Key and Mary White.


62. Judith3 Key (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 14 Mar 1779 at Fauquier. She married Thomas A. Keith, son of John Keith and Mary (Elizabeth?) Doniphan, on 25 Mar 1799 Mason, Ky, Sec II, Ch 61. She died on 17 Jul 1851 at Mason County, KY, at age 72.
Cousins, see DAR. Census 1850 KY, Mason Co. living with son James.
Children of Judith3 Key and Thomas A. Keith were as follows:


63. Marshall3 Key (Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 8 Sep 1783 at Fauquier. He married Harriet Sellman, daughter of John (Dr.) Sellman and Elizabeth Farrar, on 18 Apr 1816 Cincinnati, OH. He married Helen M. Bullock, daughter of Alexander Scott Bullock, after 1832. He died on 16 Nov 1860 at Louisville, KY, at age 77.
He was Clerk of Mason Co., KY. Census 1860 KY, Jefferson county, Louisville, ward 4, Lawyer. He lived at Main Street, Washington, KY, Home now Harriet Beecher Stowe Museum. Census 1850 KY, Mason County, Dist 2. age 66, no wife. In 1795 moved to KY with his father.
Children of Marshall3 Key and Harriet Sellman were as follows:

There were no children of Marshall3 Key and Helen M. Bullock.


68. Behethland (Hattie) Hester3 Ford (Elizabeth2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1771. She married Walter Ewell Ashmore.
Children of Behethland (Hattie) Hester3 Ford and Walter Ewell Ashmore are:


77. Isham3 Keith (Alexander2, James1) was born before 1776. He married Margaret Sangster. He died after 1831 at of McMinn Co., TN.
Children of Isham3 Keith and Margaret Sangster are:


81. Hon. Charles (Judge) Fleming3 Keith (Alexander2, James1) was born on 22 Nov 1784 at Fauquier. He married Elizabeth Douglass Hale, daughter of Philip Hale and Catherine Douglas, on 31 Oct 1811 Greene, TN, Sec. IV, Ch 18. He died in 1865 at "Elmwood" near Athens, Tenn. He was buried in Keith Burying Ground, 3 miles from Athens, TN. Elmwood, TN on Stanella River. He was Circuit Judge in Tennessee for 47 years. Census 1860 TN, McMinn County, farmer.
Children of Hon. Charles (Judge) Fleming3 Keith and Elizabeth Douglass Hale were as follows:


Generation Four




86. Lewis (Capt.) Gordon4 Keith (John3, James2, James1) married Eliza Maria Sanxay in 1842. He died on 1 May 1846. Military service Navy.
Children of Lewis (Capt.) Gordon4 Keith and Eliza Maria Sanxay were:


87. Mary Eliza4 Keith (John3, James2, James1) was born circa 1832. She married John Randolph (Dr.) Keith, son of Anderson (Dr.) Doniphan Keith and Catherine Contee Keith. She lived at lived in White Plains, MD.
Children of Mary Eliza4 Keith and John Randolph (Dr.) Keith are as follows:


88. John Randolph (Dr.)4 Keith (Catherine3, James2, James1) was born circa 1824 at KY. He married Mary Eliza Keith, daughter of John Contee Keith and Isabella Gordon.
He was Physician. Census 1850 KY, Bracken Co., physician, living with parents. Census 1860 KY, Bracken Co., Brooksville, living with parents.
Children of John Randolph (Dr.)4 Keith and Mary Eliza Keith are as follows:


94. Ann "Nancy"4 Grigsby (Elizabeth3 Keith, John2, James1) was born circa 1790. She married George McClanahan on 5 Feb 1808 Fauquier. She died in 1863 at Mt. Vernon, Posey Co., IN.
Children of Ann "Nancy"4 Grigsby and George McClanahan are as follows:


100. Mary Isham4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1801. She married (--?--) Ginn. She married Benjamin Applegate circa 1820.
There were no children of Mary Isham4 Keith and (--?--) Ginn.

Children of Mary Isham4 Keith and Benjamin Applegate are as follows:


101. Susan McClung4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1803. She married Basil Owens. She married James Bayley Claybrook, son of Edward Claybrooke and Dicey Bayley, on 14 Jun 1830 Sec. II, Ch. 61, Mason, KY.
There were no children of Susan McClung4 Keith and Basil Owens.

Children of Susan McClung4 Keith and James Bayley Claybrook are:


102. James A.4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1805. He died in 1877 at Mason County, Kentucky.
Census 1850 KY, Mason Co., farmer, no spouse.
Children of James A.4 Keith include: (CAUTION, these may belong to another James A. Keith. Still researching.)


103. John Arbuthnutt4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born on 20 Aug 1810 at family homestead, Mason County, KY. He married Lucy M. Cox circa 1855. He died on 11 Feb 1881 at or 1896 Maysville, Mason County, KY per Montgomery Seaver, at age 70.
Owned 500 acres of land, part of ancestral homestead.
Children of John Arbuthnutt4 Keith and Lucy M. Cox were as follows:


104. Elizabeth "Eliza"4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1811. She married Darius Berry on 29 Jul 1828 Mason Co., KY.
Children of Elizabeth "Eliza"4 Keith and Darius Berry are as follows:


106. Louisa4 Keith (Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1813. She married Alexander Keith Jr., son of Alexander Keith, circa 1834.
Children of Louisa4 Keith and Alexander Keith Jr. are as follows: (CAUTION, these children may not belong here, still researching, may be the same group listed under #102.)


113. Mary Ann4 Keith (Anderson3, John2, James1) was born about 1810. She married Josiah Cowper Parker after 13 Sep 1826 at Bracken County, KY. She died in 1863 at Portsmouth, VA; possibly 1858. Census 1850 MO, Platte County, Pettis, farmer.
Children of Mary Ann1 Keith and Josiah Cowper Parker were as follows:
 


114. William (Dr.) George4 Keith (Anderson3, John2, James1) was born circa 1817 at KY. He married Nanny Gardiner circa 1851.
Census 1850 KY, Bracken County, living with father and brother. Census 1860 KY, Bracken County, Brooksville, p 267.
Children of William (Dr.) George4 Keith and Nanny Gardiner are as follows:

Children of William (Dr.) George4 Keith and (--?--) Nanny are:


116. Isham4 Keith (Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 28 Sep 1808 at Fauquier. He married Diadema Frazee, daughter of Squire Frazee and (--?--) Priscilla, on 2 Jun 1831 Mason Co., KY. He died on 12 Dec 1881 at Columbus, Ind, at age 73. He was buried in 1881 at City Cemetery, Columbus, IN.
Knights of Pythias, Lodge 17, Charter Member. Odd Fellows Member. Census 1860 IN, Bartholomew Co., merchant, son John lives next door. Census 1870 IN, Bartholomew Co., Columbus, hardware store. Census 1840 KY, Mason Co., Dover. Census 1850 IN, Rush Co., farmer value 5,000. He was left Dover, KY, to Fayette, Ind. established a tannery and sadlery. Sold 1848. He was Orange Postmaster. He was Dry goods and hardware in Columbus, Ind. He was Provost Marshall.
Children of Isham4 Keith and Diadema Frazee were as follows:


117. James M.4 Keith (Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 8 Apr 1812 at Menassas Gap, Virginia. Marriage banns for he and Cynthiana A. Garland were published on 8 Jan 1835. He married Cynthiana A. Garland on 13 Jul 1835, and bond from Sec. II, Ch. 55, Lewis Co., KY. He married Abigail Ann Brown after 1877. He died on 4 Dec 1888 at Kirksville, MI, at age 76.
Census 1880 Mo, Nineveh, Adair, with Abigail. Census 1850 IL, Brown County, West Sterling.
Children of James M.4 Keith and Cynthiana A. Garland were as follows:

There were no children of James M.4 Keith and Abigail Ann Brown.


119. John Randolph4 Keith (Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 29 May 1818 at Warrenton, VA. He married Mary Eliza Winter on 8 Jan 1845 Sec. II, Ch. 55, Lewis Co., KY. He died on 14 Mar 1874 at Columbus, Bartholomew Co., IN, at age 55. He was buried in 1874 at City Cemetery, Columbus, IN.
Military service Col. in Federal Army. Census 1870 IN Bartholomew County, Columbus, Grocer. Census 1850 KY, Lewis Co., merchant says born in KY.
Children of John Randolph4 Keith and Mary Eliza Winter were as follows:


120. Judith Amelia4 Keith (Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 13 Jun 1821 at Clarks Co., KY. She married Richard Pickle Bruce on 28 Jan 1841 Brown Co., IL. She died on 16 Jun 1875 at Winterset, IO, at age 54.
Children of Judith Amelia4 Keith and Richard Pickle Bruce are as follows:


123. Peyton A.4 Keith (Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 15 Jan 1824 at KY. He married Mary Moses on 5 Jan 1854 Brown Co., IL. He died on 12 Jan 1887 at Illinois at age 62. He was buried in 1887 at Bell-Keith Cemetery, Brown Co., IL.
Census 1880 IL, Brown County, Missouri. Census 1850 IL, Brown County, living with father. Mary Sardeson correspondence says 11 children.
Children of Peyton A.4 Keith and Mary Moses were as follows:


136. John Doniphan4 Keith (George3, John2, James1) was born circa 1814 at KY. He married Mary Ann (Miranda) Holmes.
Census 1870 KY, Pendleton County, Callensville. Census 1850 KY, Pendleton County, all children on 1850 census except Millard Filmore, Adaline & Melisa. Census 1860 KY, Pendleton County, Falmouth, living next door to father. He lived in 1850 at living near father in Pendleton County, KY.
Children of John Doniphan4 Keith and Mary Ann (Miranda) Holmes are as follows:


154. Isham Keith4 Hawkins (Katherine3 Keith, Isham2, James1) was born circa 1804. He married Sarah Hall. He married Lucy Major. He died circa 1892.
There were no children of Isham Keith4 Hawkins and Sarah Hall.

Children of Isham Keith4 Hawkins and Lucy Major are:


155. Catherine Keith4 Hawkins (Katherine3 Keith, Isham2, James1) was born in 1825 at of Oklahoma. She married Richard Henry Railey, son of Peter I. Railey Sr. and Judith Woodson Railey, on 25 Feb 1852. She died in 1903.
Children of Catherine Keith4 Hawkins and Richard Henry Railey are:


158. Joseph4 Keith (John3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1811 at GA. He married Susan Smith on 21 Dec 1837. He died after 1860.
Lived in Talladega Co., AL. Census 1850 AL, Talledega, farmer 10,000 p435. Census 1860 AL, Talladega, farmer 18,000, 69,500, p819.
Children of Joseph4 Keith and Susan Smith are as follows:


159. Mary Isham4 Keith (John3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 1 Feb 1818. She married William Jones on 8 Oct 1835. She died on 25 Jun 1846 at Evans, GA, at age 28.
Children of Mary Isham4 Keith and William Jones were as follows:


160. John4 Keith (John3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1821 at GA. He married Elizabeth Hunt Kymulga, Talladega Co., AL.
Census 1850 AL, Talladega, farmer 12,000 p352. Census 1870 AL, Talladega, farmer, 8,000, 1338 p609b.
Children of John4 Keith and Elizabeth Hunt all born at AL are as follows:


161. Harriet4 Keith (Tarlton3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1812. She married William Vance. She died before 1850.
She lived in 1846 at Edgefield, South Carolina.
Children of Harriet4 Keith and William Vance are as follows:


163. Tarleton Fleming (Dr.)4 Keith (Tarlton3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 9 Nov 1816 at VA. He married Margaret Shibley on 13 Mar 1841 Liberty Hill, SC. He died on 30 Jan 1867 at Copiah County, MS, at age 50.
Census 1850 AL, Talladega, 6,000, p350. He was Physician.
Children of Tarleton Fleming (Dr.)4 Keith and Margaret Shibley are as follows:


164. Sally (Sarah) Grant4 Skinker (Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 7 May 1798 at Fauquier, VA. She married Nathaniel (Dr.) Vandewall Clopton, son of (--?--) Clopton and Marianne Vandewall, on 17 Oct 1821. She died on 30 Jan 1881 at age 82.
Children of Sally (Sarah) Grant4 Skinker and Nathaniel (Dr.) Vandewall Clopton were as follows:


166. Thomas4 Skinker (Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 20 Mar 1805 at Fauquier, VA. He married Susan Marshall, daughter of Charles Fleming Marshall and Lucy Pickett, on 13 Nov 1827 Fauquier Co., VA. He married Jane Neilson, daughter of William Neilson and Ariana Randolph Wormley, on 30 Sep 1834. He died on 2 Oct 1887 at MO at age 82.
Census 1880 MO, Central County, St. Louis, Retired Lawyer. Census 1850 MO, St. Louis, Dist 82, lawyer. Census 1870 MO, St. Louis, Central, farmer. Census 1860 MO, St. Louis, Central Township, farmer. He was Lawyer. He was educated in 1825 at Winchester Law School. In 1843 in St. Louis per brother Peter's will.
There were no children of Thomas4 Skinker and Susan Marshall.

Children of Thomas4 Skinker and Jane Neilson were as follows:


168. Lucy Ann Steptoe4 Skinker (Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 5 Oct 1809 at Fauquier, VA. She married Thomas H. Boswell in 1831.
Inherited "Spring Farm."
Children of Lucy Ann Steptoe4 Skinker and Thomas H. Boswell all born at VA are as follows:


169. James Keith4 Skinker (Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 13 May 1813 at of "Huntley" Virginia. He married Elizabeth Eyre Chambers on 13 Oct 1836. He died on 6 Feb 1900 at Fauquier at age 86. He was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Census 1850 Fauquier, Turners Dist. $20,000 value of real estate. Census 1860 Fauquier, N.E. Revenue2 District. He lived in 1836 at "Huntley" inherited from father, 7 miles south of The Plains, Fauquier, lived there 40 years.
Children of James Keith4 Skinker and Elizabeth Eyre Chambers were as follows:


172. Thomas Alexander4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1815 at Fauquier. He married Maria Adelaide McGee. He died after 1850 at Probably Talledago, AL.
Census 1860 VA, Culpeper, farmer. He lived in 1841 at Talladego, Alabama.
Children of Thomas Alexander4 Keith and Maria Adelaide McGee are as follows:


174. Judith Steptoe4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 5 Feb 1820 at Culpeper Co., VA. She married John Woodville Payne, son of Richard Payne Sr. and Mary (unknown) Major, on 25 Feb 1841 Fauquier. She died on 9 Mar 1867 at Culpeper Co., VA "Bleak Hill," at age 47. She was buried at Bleak Hill Cemetery.
Children of Judith Steptoe4 Keith and John Woodville Payne were as follows:


175. John Marshall4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1822 at Fauquier. He married Mary Lavinia Stewart. He died before 1846.
Children of John Marshall4 Keith and Mary Lavinia Stewart are as follows:


178. Susan Grant4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born in 1831 at Fauquier. She married John Marshall Skinker Clopton, son of Nathaniel (Dr.) Vandewall Clopton and Sally (Sarah) Grant Skinker, on 5 Nov 1849 Fauquier. She died on 3 Apr 1887 at Fauquier; pneumonia.
Children of Susan Grant4 Keith and John Marshall Skinker Clopton were as follows:


181. Virginia Isham4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born in 1835 at VA. She married Aldridge James, son of David (Capt.) James and Susan Grant Keith, in 1856. She died after 1880.
Children of Virginia Isham4 Keith and Aldridge James were as follows:


182. Richie (Rachel) Rowena4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1838 at Fauquier. She married Severe Francis Gallie Beale on 27 Jan 1867 Fauquier. She died in 1917. She was buried at Beale Cemetery, Remington, VA.
Children of Richie (Rachel) Rowena4 Keith and Severe Francis Gallie Beale are:


183. Lucy (A.) Steptoe4 Keith (James3, Thomas2, James1) was born in 1841 at Woodbourne, Fauquier Co. She married James Wright James, son of David (Capt.) James and Susan Grant Keith, on 16 May 1867 Woodbourne, Fauquier. She died in 1924 at Orange County, VA. She was buried in 1924 at Rhodesville Cemetary behind Baptist Church in Rhodesville, Rhodesville, Orange Co., VA.
She appeared on the census of 1920 at Orange Co., living with son, Thomas A. James.
Children of Lucy (A.) Steptoe4 Keith and James Wright James were as follows:


185. Marshall Keith4 Payne (Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 30 Nov 1816 at VA. He married Mary Olivia Duke on 1 Apr 1868. He married Elizabeth G. Willis on 10 Apr 1884. He died on 18 Sep 1894 at age 77.
Census 1880 VA, Culpeper, Stevensburg, farmer, living with them is O.D. Hale, GMothL.
Children of Marshall Keith4 Payne and Mary Olivia Duke are as follows:

There were no children of Marshall Keith4 Payne and Elizabeth G. Willis.


186. Susan Judith4 Payne (Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 10 Dec 1818 at VA. She married Enoch Jeffries, son of Enoch (Major) Jeffries and Agatha Blackwell, on 21 Apr 1842. She died on 19 Jun 1890 at Fauquier at age 71. She was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Children of Susan Judith4 Payne and Enoch Jeffries were as follows:


188. Harriet Elizabeth4 Payne (Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 13 Aug 1822 at VA. She married Granville James Kelly, son of John Payne Kelly and Margaret Wright James, on 12 Jan 1843 Fauquier. She died on 30 Apr 1900 at Fauquier at age 77. She was buried at Payne/Kelly Cemetery at "Chestnut Lawn", Remington.
Children of Harriet Elizabeth4 Payne and Granville James Kelly were as follows:


189. Daniel James4 Payne (Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 31 Jan 1825 at Chestnut Lawn, Fauquier. He married Mary Catherine Wheatley on 6 Apr 1852. He died on 9 Feb 1900 at Chestnut Lawn, Fauquier, at age 75. He was buried at Payne Graveyard at "Chestnut Lawn", 3 miles SE of Remington.
Military service Black Horse Cavalry. Census 1880 VA, Fauquier, Rappahannock, farmer.
Children of Daniel James4 Payne and Mary Catherine Wheatley were as follows:


203. Isham4 Keith Jr (Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 6 Sep 1833 at "Woodburn" built 1819, Fauquier Co., VA. He married Sarah Agnes Blackwell, daughter of William Steptoe Blackwell and Anne Sparke Gordon, on 20 Dec 1854 Fauquier. He died on 19 Sep 1902 at Fauquier at age 69. He was buried in 1902 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA.
Military service Co. H, 4th Cav. Reg., Black Horse Cavalry. He was educated at Univ of VA. He built a woolen mill in Waterloo. He lived at "Dunnottar" Warrenton, VA. Census 1880 Fauquier, VA, Centre Dist. p 133D. In 1860 William Marshall born 1855 living with them in 1860 census. In 1865 Received Presidential Pardon from Andrew Johnson.
Children of Isham4 Keith Jr and Sarah Agnes Blackwell were as follows:


204. James (Hon.)4 Keith Jr. (Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 7 Sep 1839 at Fauquier Co., VA. He married Lilias Gordon Morson, daughter of Arthur (Hon.) Alexander Morson and Maria Martin Scott, on 8 Jun 1873 St. James Church, Warrenton, Fauquier Co., VA. He married Frances Barkesdale Morson, daughter of Arthur (Hon.) Alexander Morson and Maria Martin Scott, on 16 Feb 1887 St. James Church, Warrenton. He died on 2 Jan 1918 at age 78. He was buried at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA.
Census 1900 VA, Henrico Co., Richmond City, Judge, says born Feb. 1850, 50 yrs old. He was educated at Univ. of VA. Census 1910 VA, Henrico, Richmond City, Judge. He was Census says lawyer. Pres. of Supreme Court of Appeals of VA 1895-1916. Military service on 25 Apr 1861 Co. H, 4th Cav., Black Horse Cavalry, Corporal.
There were no children of James (Hon.)4 Keith Jr. and Lilias Gordon Morson.

Children of James (Hon.)4 Keith Jr. and Frances Barkesdale Morson were as follows:


206. Thomas (Hon.)4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 21 Jul 1784 at Richmond, VA. He married Margaret Wardrop Lewis, daughter of Fielding Lewis and Agnes Harwood, on 19 Oct 1809. He died on 29 Jun 1835 at Baltimore, MD, at age 50. He was buried at Marshall Cemetery "Oak Hill", Fauquier County, VA.
He was educated at Princeton. Inherited Oak Hill. He was lawyer.
Children of Thomas (Hon.)4 Marshall and Margaret Wardrop Lewis were as follows:


207. Jaquelin (Dr.) Ambler4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 3 Dec 1787 at Richmond, VA. He married Eliza Letitia Steptoe Clarkson, daughter of William Clarkson and Mildred Pickett, on 11 Jan 1819 Fauquier. He died on 7 Jul 1852 at Fauquier, VA, at age 64. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Gentleman farmer, see Paxton epitaphs, p 99. He was medical doctor, dabbled in theology. He lived at "Prospect Hill" 10 miles south of Markham, Fauquier. Census 1850 Fauquier, Ashby District, farmer, 80,000 acres, James W. Armstrong living with them as teacher. He was educated at Princeton.
Children of Jaquelin (Dr.) Ambler4 Marshall and Eliza Letitia Steptoe Clarkson were as follows:


208. Mary Ann4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 17 Sep 1795 at Richmond, VA. She married Jacquelin (Gen.) Burwell Harvie, son of John (Col.) Harvie Jr. and Margaret Jones, on 20 Sep 1813 Fauquier, Oak Hill. She died on 29 Apr 1841 at age 45.
Inherited Marshall House in Richmond.
Children of Mary Ann4 Marshall and Jacquelin (Gen.) Burwell Harvie all born at Richmond were as follows:


209. John James4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 15 Jan 1798 at Richmond, VA. He married Elizabeth Maria Alexander, daughter of Ashton (Dr.) Alexander and Catherine Hanson Thomas, on 3 Feb 1820. He died on 25 Nov 1833 at "Mt. Blanc", Fauquier, at age 35. He was buried at Marshall Cemetery, Mt. Blanc, Delaplane, Fauquier.
Built Mt. Blanc, 5 miles SE of Markham. He was educated at attended Harvard, dismissed for "immoral and dissolute conduct." He was State legislator.
Children of John James4 Marshall and Elizabeth Maria Alexander were as follows:


210. James Keith4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 13 Feb 1800 at Richmond, VA. He married Claudia K. Hamilton Burwell, daughter of Nathaniel (Col.) Burwell and Ann Rich Willis, on 21 Dec 1821. He died on 2 Dec 1862 at "Leeds Manor", Fauquier, 6 miles S of Markham, at age 62. He was buried in 1862 at Leeds Church Cemetary, Hume, VA, west side Rt 688, 1.2 miles north of Hume VA.
He was educated at Harvard College. He was Farmer and country gentleman, member of State Senate of VA. Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, SW Rev. Dist. 91,600 & 69,460.
Children of James Keith4 Marshall and Claudia K. Hamilton Burwell were as follows:


212. Edward Carrington4 Marshall (John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 13 Jan 1805 at Richmond. He married Rebecca Courtney Peyton, daughter of John Peyton and Mary Chiswell Lewis, on 12 Feb 1829 Richmond. He died on 8 Feb 1882 at "Innis" 1 mile N of Markham, Fauquier, at age 77. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Crippled by two accidents. He lived at "Carrington" 3.9 miles south of Delaphane, VA. He was Represented Fauquier County in legislature for 4 terms, Pres. of Manassas Gap Railroad. East side of Route 720, built 1830. Census 1860 Fauquier, SW Revenue Dist, Markham farmer 100,000 and 59,669. He was educated in 1826 at Harvard College.
Children of Edward Carrington4 Marshall and Rebecca Courtney Peyton were as follows:


213. Edward4 Colston (Elizabeth3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 25 Dec 1786 at near Winchester, VA. He married Jane Marshall on 1 May 1814. He married Sarah Jane Brockenborough on 5 May 1825. He died on 23 Apr 1851 at "Honeywood", Berkeley Co., VA, at age 64.
He was educated at Princeton. He was VA House of Delagates, High Sheriff of Berkeley County. Military service in 1812 lieutenant, Norfolk.
There were no children of Edward4 Colston and Jane Marshall.

Children of Edward4 Colston and Sarah Jane Brockenborough are:


221. Thomas Alexander (Judge)4 Marshall (Mary3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 15 Jan 1794 at Woodford, KY. He married Eliza Price on 26 Nov 1816. He died on 17 Apr 1871 at Louisville, KY, at age 77.
He was Supreme Court Judge. Inherited "Glenwillis" near Frankfort. He was educated in 1815 at Yale.
Children of Thomas Alexander (Judge)4 Marshall and Eliza Price are as follows:


222. Thomas (Gen.)4 Marshall (Thomas3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 13 Apr 1793 at Mason Co., KY. He married Katherine Taylor in 1819. He married Juliana Winchester Whetcroft on 6 Nov 1821 Washington City. He died on 28 Mar 1853 at Lewis Co., KY, at age 59.
Murdered by desperado named Tyler. He was Rep Lewis County in Legislature. On 19 Apr 1812 duel with Charles S. Mitchell. Military service in 1846 Brigadier Gen. of volunteers in Mexican war.
There were no children of Thomas (Gen.)4 Marshall and Katherine Taylor.

Children of Thomas (Gen.)4 Marshall and Juliana Winchester Whetcroft were as follows:


228. Charles A.4 Marshall (Thomas3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 2 May 1809. He married Phoebe A. Paxton, daughter of James Alexander Paxton and Maria Marshall, on 12 Sep 1833.
Children of Charles A.4 Marshall and Phoebe A. Paxton are:


232. John4 Marshall (James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 27 Jun 1804. He married Mary (Shackelford) Payne. He married Rebecca Boyd Smith on 24 Oct 1850.
Children of John4 Marshall and Mary (Shackelford) Payne were as follows:

There were no children of John4 Marshall and Rebecca Boyd Smith.


234. Henry Morris4 Marshall (James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 13 Jun 1811 at Happy Creek, Warren Co. He married Elizabeth Whiting Brooke on 16 May 1834. He died in Feb 1899 at Fauquier at age 87. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Cemetery, Hume, VA.
He was educated at U. of VA, Charlottesville. Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, Markham, 118,200 and 61,790.
Children of Henry Morris4 Marshall and Elizabeth Whiting Brooke were as follows:


235. Susan4 Marshall (James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 11 Oct 1812. She married Richard (Dr.) Cary Ambler, son of John Ambler and Katherine Bush, on 5 Jun 1843 Fauquier. She died on 29 Jun 1896 at Fauquier at age 83. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
She was DAR; 13935. DAR # 13935. She lived at inherited "The Dell." In 1843 marriage bondsman Alex. J. Marshall.
Children of Susan4 Marshall and Richard (Dr.) Cary Ambler were as follows:


241. Alexander John4 Marshall (Charles3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 21 Feb 1803 at Warrenton, VA. He married Ann Robb. He married Maria Rose Taylor, daughter of Robert I. Taylor, on 6 Dec 1827. He died on 21 Feb 1882 at Baltimore at age 79. He was buried at Warrenton Cemetery.
Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, Warrenton 12,000, 51,000. He was Lawyer, Clerk of Fauquier.
There were no children of Alexander John4 Marshall and Ann Robb.

Children of Alexander John4 Marshall and Maria Rose Taylor were:


243. Thomas Marshall4 Ambler (Lucy3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 1 May 1791 at Jamestown, then of "Morvean", Fauquier. He married Lucy Hopkins Johnston, daughter of Charles (Hon.) Johnston and Letitia Pickett, on 15 Apr 1819. He died on 1 Sep 1875 at Fauquier at age 84. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, Markham, 60,000 & 31,795 p 256. He was educated at William & Mary. Military service in 1812 War.
Children of Thomas Marshall4 Ambler and Lucy Hopkins Johnston were as follows:


244. Maria4 Marshall (Alexander3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 20 Jul 1795 at "Walnut Grove", Mason Co., KY. She married James Alexander Paxton, son of James Paxton and Phoebe McClung, on 2 May 1811. She died on 6 Feb 1824 at Columbus, OH, at age 28. She was buried at Columbus Cemetery, Ohio.
Called "Angel Aunt."
Children of Maria4 Marshall and James Alexander Paxton are as follows:


249. William (Hon.) Louis4 Marshall (Louis3, Mary2 Keith, James1) married Anne Kinloch Lee, daughter of Henry (Light Horse Harry) Lee and Anne Hill Carter, on 22 Jun 1826 home of Anne H. Lee by Rev. Keith of Georgetown, D.C. He died at California.
He was Preacher & Lawyer, Chancellor of Baltimore, MD, US District Attorney. In 1864 Moved to Wakesha, Missouri, then to California.
Children of William (Hon.) Louis4 Marshall and Anne Kinloch Lee are:


252. Edward C.4 Marshall (Louis3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1821. He married Josephine Chalfant in 1852. He died in 1893.
Lawyer, statesman, orator, member of Congress.
Children of Edward C.4 Marshall and Josephine Chalfant are:


254. Mary Wilson4 Duke (Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 10 Feb 1797 at Washington, Mason County, KY. She married John (Dr.) Flournoy Henry on 7 May 1818 Mason County, KY. She died on 26 Sep 1821 at Perry County, MO, at age 24.
Children of Mary Wilson4 Duke and John (Dr.) Flournoy Henry were:


255. James Keith4 Duke (Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 12 Mar 1799 at Washington, Mason County, KY. He married Mary Buford on 5 Feb 1822. He died on 2 Aug 1863 at Georgetown, Scott County, KY, at age 64. He was buried at Georgetown Cemetery, Scott County, KY.
He was educated at Yale University.
Children of James Keith4 Duke and Mary Buford are as follows:


256. Nathaniel (Capt.) Wilson4 Duke (Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born in 1806 at Washington, Mason County, KY. He married Mary Anne Rives Pickett Currie on 3 Oct 1833 Boone County, KY. He died in Jul 1850 at Paris, Bourbon County, KY.
He was educated at US. Naval Academy. He was Captain, U.S. Navy.
Children of Nathaniel (Capt.) Wilson4 Duke and Mary Anne Rives Pickett Currie are:


257. John (Dr.) Marshall4 Duke (Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 29 Oct 1811 at Washington, Mason County, KY. He married Hannah Ann Morton on 25 Oct 1834 Mason County, KY. He died on 1 Mar 1883 at Mason County, KY, at age 71.
Children of John (Dr.) Marshall4 Duke and Hannah Ann Morton are as follows:


258. Lucy Anne4 Duke (Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 11 Jan 1814 at Washington, Mason County, KY. She married Charles Buford on 20 Jan 1835 Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH. She died on 8 Jul 1895 at Rock Island, IL, at age 81. She was buried at Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island, IL.
Children of Lucy Anne4 Duke and Charles Buford were as follows:


263. Edmund Randolph4 Martin (Mary3 Key, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 28 Dec 1784. He married Sally Jeter on 28 Jan 1810 Edgefield District by Rev. Samuel Marsh.
Children of Edmund Randolph4 Martin and Sally Jeter were as follows:


274. Peyton Ireland4 Key (James3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 15 Jul 1807. He married Mary Ann Rankins, daughter of Blackstone Herbert Rankins and Elizabeth Barker, on 10 Feb 1853. He died in 1889 at Washington, Mason County, KY.
Census 1850 KY, Mason County, Dist 3, age 40, mother living with him.
Children of Peyton Ireland4 Key and Mary Ann Rankins were as follows:


278. Louisa4 Key (Thomas3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1790. She married James K. Thompson on 13 Aug 1816 Mason County, KY.
Children of Louisa4 Key and James K. Thompson both born at KY are as follows:


280. Marshall4 Key Jr. (Thomas3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born in 1799. He married Elizabeth Atherton. He married Rebecca Carter on 9 Apr 1827 Mason County, KY. He died in 1877 at La Rue County, KY.
There were no children of Marshall4 Key Jr. and Elizabeth Atherton.

Children of Marshall4 Key Jr. and Rebecca Carter were as follows:


281. Peyton Adams4 Key (Thomas3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1800 at Mason County, KY. He married Mary Ann Leonard, daughter of Joseph Leonard and Sarah Somerville, on 24 Apr 1827 Mason County, KY. He died in 1875.
Census 1850 KY, Jefferson County, Louisville, ward 7 age 50 with wife and 6 children.
Children of Peyton Adams4 Key and Mary Ann Leonard were as follows:


282. John Randolph4 Key (Thomas3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1810 at KY. He married Syntha R. Bullock on 2 Sep 1835 Mason County, KY. He died on 13 Mar 1869 at Maysville, Mason County, KY.
Census 1840 KY, Mason Co., 1male<10, 1male20-30, 1female20-30, 18 slaves. Census 1860 KY, Mason County, Dist 3, age 49 no wife, 5 children. In 1861 Handbill in September 1861 issue of Maysville Eagle announcing the John R. Key will be hosting a barbecue on the 31st. Everyone in KY and OH are invited. "The arrangements are ample to accommodate ten thousand people." In 1869 Murdered by son John James Key.
Children of John Randolph4 Key and Syntha R. Bullock were as follows:


295. Harriet Sellman4 Key (Marshall3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 20 Jun 1821 at Louisville, KY. She married Robert Caldwell Palmer, son of Henry (Major) Caldewell Palmer and Mary Logan Caldwell, on 5 May 1847 Mason County, KY. She died at Bardstown, Nelson County, KY.
Children of Harriet Sellman4 Key and Robert Caldwell Palmer were as follows:


297. Elizabeth "Lizzie"4 Key (Marshall3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born in 1826. She married Thomas (Hon.) Nelson circa 1846. She died on 23 Mar 1872 at Maltrata, Mexico.
Harriet Beecher was a guest at Marshall Key home and saw slave auction, motivation to write "Uncle Tom's Cabin." She was educated at Harriet Beecher's Western Female Institute in Cincinnati.
Children of Elizabeth "Lizzie"4 Key and Thomas (Hon.) Nelson are as follows:


300. Mary Jane4 Ashmore (Behethland3 Ford, Elizabeth2 Keith, James1) married Charles William Gallahue.
Children of Mary Jane4 Ashmore and Charles William Gallahue are:


302. Alexander (Col.) Hume4 Keith (Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born on 27 Dec 1814 at McMinn County, Tenn. He married Sarah Ann Penelope Foree on 20 May 1840 Sec IV, Ch 33, McMinn, TN. He died on 31 Dec 1876 at Athens, TN, at age 62.
Buried in Athens, TN. Military service Veteran of Seminole and Mexican War.
Children of Alexander (Col.) Hume4 Keith and Sarah Ann Penelope Foree were as follows:


307. Sarah Maria4 Keith (Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born in 1826. She married Peter (Gen.) Cleary. She married Reese Bowen Brabson on 24 Sep 1844 Sec IV, Ch 33, McMinn, TN.
There were no children of Sarah Maria4 Keith and Peter (Gen.) Cleary.

Children of Sarah Maria4 Keith and Reese Bowen Brabson are:


Generation Five




312. Catherine Contee5 Keith (Mary4, John3, James2, James1) married R. W. Bean.
Children of Catherine Contee5 Keith and R. W. Bean are as follows:


321. Eliza Keith5 Claybrook (Susan4 Keith, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1831. She married Basil Duke Owens circa 1850.
Children of Eliza Keith5 Claybrook and Basil Duke Owens are:


328. Alice F.5 Keith (John4, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1858 at family homestead, Mason County, KY. She married H.K. (Dr.) Adamson in 1882 at Cincinnati The occasion for the "History of the Keith Family" copy 1882. She died before 1912.
Children of Alice F.5 Keith and H.K. (Dr.) Adamson are as follows:


329. Thomas A.5 Keith (John4, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born on 16 Mar 1860 at family homestead, Mason Co., KY. He married Anna Dudley Richardson, daughter of Dudley A. Richardson and Angeline N. Walker, on 17 Nov 1886. He died after 1930 at Maysville, Mason Co., KY.
Last known owner of the silver COIN, and writer of 1882 "History of the Keith Family." He was Correspondent of the Cincinnati Commercial Gazette. Census 1930 KY, Mason County, Maysville.
Children of Thomas A.5 Keith and Anna Dudley Richardson are as follows:


330. George Cox5 Keith (John4, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1862 at family homestead, Mason Co., KY. He married Elizabeth Hall (Bessie) Owens on 14 Dec 1898.
Children of George Cox5 Keith and Elizabeth Hall (Bessie) Owens are as follows:


339. Judith5 Keith (Louisa4, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1840. She married William Perrine circa 1858.
Children of Judith5 Keith and William Perrine are:


345. Julia Bell5 Keith (William4, Anderson3, John2, James1) was born circa 1852 at KY, Bracken County, Brooksville. She married W. Worth Bean.
Children of Julia Bell5 Keith and W. Worth Bean are as follows:


347. John Alexander5 Keith (Isham4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 29 May 1833 at Germantown, Mason Co., KY. He married Melissa Crisler on 1 Nov 1859. He died on 10 Dec 1910 at Columbus, Ind, at age 77.
Military service Col. in 21st Ind First Heavy Artillary in Civil War. He was educated at Germantown Academy, Germantown, KY, Fairview Academy at Rushville and law under Hubbard Sexton at Rushville. He was Lawyer. Census 1860 IN, Bartholomew County, Columbus, lawyer, lived next door to father Isham.
Children of John Alexander5 Keith and Melissa Crisler were:


351. Diadema (Pink) Frances5 Keith (Isham4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 27 May 1845 at Fayetteville, Ind. She married Thomas Benton Prather on 14 Feb 1867 Columbus, IN. She died on 12 Nov 1922 at Chicago at age 77. She was buried at Columbus, Ind.
She was Artist, painted china, watercolors, oils.
Children of Diadema (Pink) Frances5 Keith and Thomas Benton Prather were as follows:


364. Martha (Mattie) Caroline5 Keith (John4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born in 1849 at OH. She married George L. Clark on 9 May 1892.
Children of Martha (Mattie) Caroline5 Keith and George L. Clark are:


378. Peyton Randolph5 Keith (Peyton4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born on 26 Jul 1856 at Illinois. He married Mary E. Bell on 5 Jan 1880 Mt. Sterling. He died on 17 Dec 1945 at Illinois at age 89. He was buried in 1945 at Bell-Keith Cemetery, Brown Co., IL.
Children of Peyton Randolph5 Keith and Mary E. Bell all born at Illinois were as follows:


379. John A.5 Keith (Peyton4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born circa 1860. He married Maggie Ellen Bell after 1880. He died in 1938.
Census 1880 IL, Brown County, living with father.
Children of John A.5 Keith and Maggie Ellen Bell were:


395. Millard Filmore5 Keith (John4, George3, John2, James1) was born circa 1853 at KY.
Children of Millard Filmore5 Keith include:


397. William Edward5 Railey (Catherine4 Hawkins, Katherine3 Keith, Isham2, James1) was born on 25 Dec 1852. He married Annie Harper Owsley on 26 May 1886.
He was Genealogist, author of Gen of Ky Families.
Children of William Edward5 Railey and Annie Harper Owsley are:


398. William H.5 Keith (Joseph4, John3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1838 at GA. He married Mary A.
Census 1860 AL, Talladega, farmer, 14,650, p819 living next door to father. Census 1870 AL, Talladega, farmer, 2,500, 1,500 p603.
Children of William H.5 Keith and Mary A. all born at AL are as follows:


405. William Henry5 Jones (Mary4 Keith, John3, Thomas2, James1) was born in 1840. He married Sophie Bell (Green) Mala. He died in 1922.
Children of William Henry5 Jones and Sophie Bell (Green) Mala were as follows:


410. Mary Isham Keith5 Vance (Harriet4 Keith, Tarlton3, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1842 at SC. She married Pleasant D. Thurmond circa 1863.
In 1905 resided in Augusta, GA.
Children of Mary Isham Keith5 Vance and Pleasant D. Thurmond are as follows:


417. John Marshall Skinker5 Clopton (Sally4 Skinker, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 1 Dec 1824 at "Spring Farm", Fauquier. He married Susan Grant Keith, daughter of James Keith and Mary P. Morris, on 5 Nov 1849 Fauquier. He died on 15 Jan 1900 at "Mount Ida", Fauquier, at age 75.
Census 1860 Fauquier, SW Dist. next door to David James.
Children of John Marshall Skinker5 Clopton and Susan Grant Keith were as follows:


419. Nathaniel Alford5 Clopton (Sally4 Skinker, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 1 Feb 1834. He married Mollie David Lupton on 7 Nov 1878 "Repose", Orange County, VA. He died on 7 Apr 1886 at "Grassdale", Fauquier, at age 52; softening of the brain. He was buried at Remington Cemetery. He was Farmer.
Children of Nathaniel Alford5 Clopton and Mollie David Lupton are:


422. Thomas Keith5 Skinker (Thomas4, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 9 Jun 1845 at St. Louis Co., MO. He married Adela Bertha Rives on 8 Dec 1869 Carlton, Albemarle, Co., VA. He died on 27 Jan 1924 at St. Louis, MO, at age 78.
Census 1880 Living with father. Census 1900 MO, St. Louis, Central, lawyer. Census 1920 MO, St. Louis, Central, ED 127. He was Lawyer. He was educated in 1866 at University of Virginia. In 1924 Author of "Samuel Skinker and his Descendants" privately published.
Children of Thomas Keith5 Skinker and Adela Bertha Rives all born at St. Louis, MO, were as follows:


430. William Keith5 Skinker (James4, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 22 Sep 1839 at "Huntley", The Plains, Fauquier, VA. He married Sarah Antonette Early. He died on 27 May 1918 at Fauquier at age 78. He was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Military service CSA marker, Black Horse Cavalry. He lived at built "Chetwood" on Huntley property.
Children of William Keith5 Skinker and Sarah Antonette Early were as follows:


432. Rose De Armond5 Skinker (James4, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 30 Jan 1843 at "Huntley" 7 miles south of The Plains, Fauquier. She married Bradshaw (Capt.) Beverley Turner. She died on 9 Sep 1933 at Fauquier at age 90. She was buried at Georgetown Cemetery.
Children of Rose De Armond5 Skinker and Bradshaw (Capt.) Beverley Turner are:


435. Elizabeth5 Skinker (James4, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born circa 1850. She married Thomas Smith, son of William Smith and Mary Glascock, on 5 Jun 1873.
Children of Elizabeth5 Skinker and Thomas Smith are:


447. John William5 Payne (Judith4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 19 Jan 1846. He married Mary Crimora Yancey, daughter of Benjamin Mitchell Yancey and Catherine Banks, on 22 Dec 1875. He married Sally Thomas Yancey, daughter of Benjamin Mitchell Yancey and Catherine Banks, on 28 Aug 1883. He died on 30 Jan 1903 at age 57. He was buried at "Bleak Hill."
Military service Black Horse Cavalry.
Children of John William5 Payne and Mary Crimora Yancey are as follows:

There were no children of John William5 Payne and Sally Thomas Yancey.


454. James Keith5 Clopton (Susan4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 26 Feb 1868 at "Mount Ida", Fauquier County, VA. He married Annie Chilton James, daughter of James Wright James and Lucy (A.) Steptoe Keith, on 2 Dec 1891 Orange County. He died on 23 Dec 1938 at "Mount Ida", Fauquier, at age 70. He was buried at Remington Community Cemetery. He was Farmer.
Children of James Keith5 Clopton and Annie Chilton James were as follows:


460. Susan Grant5 James (Virginia4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 22 Nov 1866 at Fauquier Co., VA. She married Robert S. Chilton on 18 Oct 1893 Fauquier Co., VA. She died after 1880.
Children of Susan Grant5 James and Robert S. Chilton are as follows:


461. Marshall Keith5 James (Virginia4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 16 Nov 1871 at Fauquier Co., VA. He married Sarah (Sadie) Skinker Clopton, daughter of Nathaniel Alford Clopton and Mollie David Lupton, on 27 Jun 1906 Remington, VA. He died on 16 Jun 1938 at Fauquier at age 66.
He lived at "Grassdale", Fauquier. He appeared on the census of 1920 at Lived with mother in law.
Children of Marshall Keith5 James and Sarah (Sadie) Skinker Clopton were as follows:


464. Annie Chilton5 James (Lucy4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 19 Jun 1871. She married James Keith Clopton, son of John Marshall Skinker Clopton and Susan Grant Keith, on 2 Dec 1891 Orange County. She died on 12 May 1942 at "Mount Ida", near Remington, VA, at age 70. She was buried in 1942 at Remington Community Cemetery.
Children of Annie Chilton5 James and James Keith Clopton were as follows:


465. Thomas Alexander5 James (Lucy4 Keith, James3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 1 Aug 1874 at Orange County. He married Elizabeth Clark Miller on 25 Jul 1917. He died on 2 Apr 1963 at Orange County at age 88. Lived in Orange County, Unionville.
Children of Thomas Alexander5 James and Elizabeth Clark Miller are:


477. Harriet E.5 Kelly (Harriet4 Payne, Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 6 Apr 1851 at VA. She married Rev. Fleet (Rev.) James. She died in 1928.
Children of Harriet E.5 Kelly and Rev. Fleet (Rev.) James are:


481. David Wright5 Kelly (Harriet4 Payne, Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 11 Aug 1859. He married Mary Emma Stone, daughter of John W. Stone and Susannah Jane Payne Kelly, on 7 Nov 1883 Kelly Gold Mine. He died on 15 May 1943 at Culpeper, VA, at age 83.
Children of David Wright5 Kelly and Mary Emma Stone were as follows:


483. Richard Thomas5 Kelly (Harriet4 Payne, Mary3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 4 Apr 1867 at Kelly's Ford, Culpeper County, VA. He married Georgie Emma Hume, daughter of Charles Edwin Hume and Mary Emma ?, on 21 Dec 1892 Webb City, Mo.
Children of Richard Thomas5 Kelly and Georgie Emma Hume are as follows:


517. Julian Chilton5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 9 Jan 1859 at of "Dunnottar Farms", Fauquier. He married Mary Alberta Lapsley on 9 Sep 1890. He married Margaret Barry, daughter of R.R. (Major) Berry, on 22 Oct 1904. He died on 10 Oct 1949 at Fauquier at age 90. He was buried in 1949 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA.
. Master of the Warrenton Hunt, President of the Warrenton Horse Show. He lived at Clifton became Dunnotar. He appeared on the census of 1880 at Works on farm.
Children of Julian Chilton5 Keith and Mary Alberta Lapsley were as follows:

Children of Julian Chilton5 Keith and Margaret Barry are as follows:


519. Margaret5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 7 Sep 1861 at Fauquier. She married Robert William Neilson on 11 Oct 1882 Fauquier Co., VA. She died on 28 Apr 1935 at Fauquier at age 73. She was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Children of Margaret5 Keith and Robert William Neilson were as follows:


522. Isham5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 25 Feb 1867 at Clarksburg, WV. He married Jesse Lee Hall, daughter of Leigh Hall, on 20 Oct 1906. He died on 14 Sep 1936 at Fauquier at age 69. He was buried in 1936 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA.
Children of Isham5 Keith and Jesse Lee Hall were as follows:


523. James5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 21 Nov 1868. He married Josephine Noble on 8 Apr 1891. He died on 24 Jul 1918 at Fauquier at age 49. He was buried in 1918 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA. He was Banker of Anniston, Alabama.
Children of James5 Keith and Josephine Noble are as follows:


524. John Augustine Chilton5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 7 Jun 1870 at "Woodbourne" Fauquier. He married Mary Welby Scott, daughter of Robert Taylor Scott and Fanny Carter, on 27 May 1903 Warrenton. He died on 8 Apr 1915 at Fauquier at age 44. He was buried in 1915 at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier, VA.
He lived at Warrenton, Fauquier, VA. He was Commonwealth attorney of Fauquier County.
Children of John Augustine Chilton5 Keith and Mary Welby Scott were as follows:


525. Thomas Randolph5 Keith (Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 19 Sep 1872 at Fauquier. He married Edith Morris Moore, daughter of Thomas Moore and Hannah Morris, on 16 Nov 1899. He died on 12 Mar 1937 at age 64.
He was lawyer in Fairfax, 1st VP of National Bank of Fairfax. He was educated at Univ of VA, Law. See photo in Virginia Biography. He was (an unknown value).
Children of Thomas Randolph5 Keith and Edith Morris Moore are as follows:


527. Arthur Alexander Morson5 Keith (James4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 15 Jul 1891 at Warrenton, VA. He married Ellie Wood Page on 9 Sep 1920 Charlottsville, VA. He died on 14 Dec 1979 at Charlottesville, VA, at age 88. He was buried at Monticello Memory Gardens, Albemarle.
He was Real estate business in Charlottesville. Military service WWI, 2nd Lt. Air Service. He was educated in 1911 at Graduated VMI, U of VA 1915, LLb.
Children of Arthur Alexander Morson5 Keith and Ellie Wood Page are as follows:


528. John5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 7 May 1811. He married Ann Eliza Blackwell, daughter of William Steptoe Blackwell and Anne Sparke Gordon, on 17 Sep 1838. He died on 14 Dec 1854 at age 43. He was buried in 1854 at Oakhill Cemetery.
He was educated at U. of VA. Census 1850 Fauquier Co., Turner District, farmer.
Children of John5 Marshall and Ann Eliza Blackwell were as follows:


529. Agnes Harwood5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 5 Nov 1813 at Oak Hill, Fauquier County, VA. She married Alexander (Col.) Galt Taliaferro on 4 May 1836.
Children of Agnes Harwood5 Marshall and Alexander (Col.) Galt Taliaferro were as follows:


531. Fielding Lewis5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 29 Mar 1819 at Oak Hill. He married Rebecca Francis Coke on 10 Apr 1843. He married Mary N. Thomas on 9 Jul 1867. He died in 1902.
Census 1850 Fauquier, Ashby District, farmer, 21,500 acres. Census 1860 Fauquier, SW Rev, Piedmont, 30,000 & 27,400. Military service in 1864 6th VA Cavalry.
Children of Fielding Lewis5 Marshall and Rebecca Francis Coke were as follows:

Children of Fielding Lewis5 Marshall and Mary N. Thomas are as follows:


532. Anne Lewis "Nancy"5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 22 Aug 1821 at "Oak Hill", Fauquier. She married James Fitzgerald Jones on 9 Jan 1845. She died on 11 Nov 1880 at Fauquier at age 59. She was buried at Emmanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery, Delaplane, VA.
Children of Anne Lewis "Nancy"5 Marshall and James Fitzgerald Jones are as follows:


533. Margaret Lewis5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 29 Oct 1823 at of "Oak Hill", Fauquier County, VA. She married John Thomas Smith, son of John Adams Washington Smith and Maria Love Hawkins, on 24 Sep 1845 Fauquier. She died on 23 Oct 1907 at age 83. She was buried at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, VA.
Children of Margaret Lewis5 Marshall and John Thomas Smith were as follows:


534. Thomas A.5 Marshall (Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 17 Jan 1826. He married Maria Barton on 24 Aug 1848. He died on 12 Nov 1864 at age 38.
Colonel, C.S.A.
Children of Thomas A.5 Marshall and Maria Barton are as follows:


535. Mary Ambler5 Marshall (Jaquelin4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 1 Jan 1820 at Fauquier. She married Robert (Major) Douthat, son of Robert Douthat and Eleanor Warner Lewis, on 1 Aug 1841. She died on 25 Jan 1862 at age 42.
Children of Mary Ambler5 Marshall and Robert (Major) Douthat were as follows:


538. Jaquelin Ambler Marshall5 II (Jaquelin4 Marshall, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 9 Feb 1828 at "Prospect Hill", Fauquier. He married Rebecca Peyton Marshall, daughter of Edward Carrington Marshall and Rebecca Courtney Peyton, on 17 Dec 1856 Markham, Fauquier. He died on 2 May 1909 at "The Crag" Markham, Fauquier, at age 81. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, Fauquier, VA.
Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, Waterloo, living with wife and mother.
Children of Jaquelin Ambler Marshall5 II and Rebecca Peyton Marshall all born at "The Crag" Markham, Fauquier, were as follows:


552. James Edward5 Marshall (John4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 17 Oct 1830 at "Mt Blanc" Fauquier. He married Mary Morris Marshall on 4 Mar 1856. He died on 21 Oct 1872 at age 42.
He was educated at Univ. of VA. Census 1860 VA, Fauquier, Markham, 42,500 and 22,833.
Children of James Edward5 Marshall and Mary Morris Marshall are as follows:


553. Mary Willis5 Marshall (John4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 30 Mar 1834 at "Mt Blanc" Fauquier. She married Fielding Lewis Douthat on 21 Sep 1852.
Children of Mary Willis5 Marshall and Fielding Lewis Douthat are as follows:


554. John5 Marshall (James4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 19 Oct 1822 at Morelands on Leeds Manor. He married Mildred Pickett Stribling on 17 Sep 1861. He died on 1 Feb 1877 at Fauquier at age 54. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of John5 Marshall and Mildred Pickett Stribling are:


555. Nathaniel (Dr.) Burwell5 Marshall (James4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 16 Mar 1824 at Morelands on Leeds Manor. He married Sallie Moore Ewing on 5 Aug 1852. He died on 22 May 1861 at age 37.
Children of Nathaniel (Dr.) Burwell5 Marshall and Sallie Moore Ewing are as follows:


556. James K.5 Marshall (James4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 7 Apr 1826 at Morelands on Leeds Manor. He married Fannie Ambler, daughter of Thomas Marshall Ambler and Lucy Hopkins Johnston, on 6 Sep 1854. He died on 16 Apr 1900 at Fauquier at age 74. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, Fauquier, VA.
Children of James K.5 Marshall and Fannie Ambler are as follows:


565. Rebecca Peyton5 Marshall (James4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 5 Nov 1847. She married Henry Clarkson Stribling, son of Robert (Dr.) M. Stribling and Caroline M. Clarkson, on 15 Jun 1869. She died on 26 Dec 1898 at Fauquier at age 51. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of Rebecca Peyton5 Marshall and Henry Clarkson Stribling were:


566. John5 Marshall (Edward4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 17 Jan 1830 at "Carrington" Markham, Fauquier. He married Lucretia Fitzhugh, daughter of Norman Richard Fitzhugh and Mary Ann Vowell, on 18 Feb 1854. He married Wilhelmina Timberlake Jones, daughter of Basil Magruder Jones and Lucy Dixon Timberlake, on 10 Jul 1867 Hanover Academy, Taylorsville, VA. He died in 1902 at Fauquier. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of John5 Marshall and Lucretia Fitzhugh were as follows:

Children of John5 Marshall and Wilhelmina Timberlake Jones were as follows:


568. Rebecca Peyton5 Marshall (Edward4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 22 Jul 1833 at "Carrington" Markham, Fauquier. She married Jaquelin Ambler Marshall II, son of Jaquelin (Dr.) Ambler Marshall and Eliza Letitia Steptoe Clarkson, on 17 Dec 1856 Markham, Fauquier. She died on 5 Dec 1895 at "The Crag" Markham, Fauquier, at age 62. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, Fauquier, VA.
Children of Rebecca Peyton5 Marshall and Jaquelin Ambler Marshall II all born at "The Crag" Markham, Fauquier, were as follows:


573. Courtenay Norton5 Marshall (Edward4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 15 Feb 1847. She married Thomas Marshall, son of Henry Morris Marshall and Elizabeth Whiting Brooke, on 5 Dec 1866. She died in 1914. She died on 10 Sep 1922 at "Innis" Fauquier at age 75. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, Fauquier, VA.
She was also known as Courtney Norton Marshall.
Children of Courtenay Norton5 Marshall and Thomas Marshall were as follows:


576. Thomas (Col.) Alexander5 Marshall (Thomas4, Mary3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 4 Nov 1817 at Frankfort, KY. He married Ellen Isabella Miles.
Children of Thomas (Col.) Alexander5 Marshall and Ellen Isabella Miles are as follows:


577. Emily Monroe5 Marshall (Thomas4, Thomas3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 8 Nov 1821. She married Charles M. Fleming on 19 Dec 1844 Lewis County, KY. She died on 18 Sep 1857 at age 35.
Children of Emily Monroe5 Marshall and Charles M. Fleming are as follows:


589. Thomas5 Marshall (Henry4, James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 29 Aug 1842 at "Fairfield", Fauquier. He married Courtenay Norton Marshall, daughter of Edward Carrington Marshall and Rebecca Courtney Peyton, on 5 Dec 1866. He died on 12 Feb 1914 at Fauquier at age 71. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, Fauquier, VA.
Military service Cavalryman under Turner Ashby. Wounded in Battle in the Wilderness.
Children of Thomas5 Marshall and Courtenay Norton Marshall were as follows:


590. James M.5 Marshall (Henry4, James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 7 Oct 1844. He married Alice B. Poindexter on 16 Dec 1872. He died on 17 Apr 1918 at Fauquier at age 73. He was buried at Leeds Episcopal Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of James M.5 Marshall and Alice B. Poindexter are as follows:


591. Elizabeth Lewis5 Marshall (Henry4, James3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 25 May 1846. She married Bowles (Capt.) Edward Armistead, son of George Walker Keith Armistead and Elizabeth Stanley. She died on 10 Dec 1919 at Fauquier at age 73. She was buried at Ivy Hill Cemetery, Upperville, VA.
Children of Elizabeth Lewis5 Marshall and Bowles (Capt.) Edward Armistead were:


605. Fannie5 Ambler (Thomas4, Lucy3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 8 Aug 1825. She married James K. Marshall, son of James Keith Marshall and Claudia K. Hamilton Burwell, on 6 Sep 1854. She died on 21 May 1898 at Fauquier at age 72. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of Fannie5 Ambler and James K. Marshall are as follows:


612. Phoebe A.5 Paxton (Maria4 Marshall, Alexander3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born circa 1818. She married Charles A. Marshall, son of Thomas (Capt.) Marshall Jr. and Frances (Fanny) Maitland Kennon, on 12 Sep 1833.
Children of Phoebe A.5 Paxton and Charles A. Marshall are:


636. Louis (Major) Marshall5 Buford (Lucy4 Duke, Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 6 Nov 1839. He married Mary Louise Slevin.
Children of Louis (Major) Marshall5 Buford and Mary Louise Slevin are:


674. Harriet Sellman5 Palmer (Harriet4 Key, Marshall3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 15 Sep 1848 at Springfield, KY. She married William Robert Fox, son of William Henry Fox and Virginia Elizabeth Bass, on 10 Feb 1870 Lebanon, Marion County, KY. She died on 2 Jun 1936 at Evanston, IL, at age 87.
Children of Harriet Sellman5 Palmer and William Robert Fox are:


683. Edward5 Gallahue (Mary4 Ashmore, Behethland3 Ford, Elizabeth2 Keith, James1) married Sarah Bach.
Children of Edward5 Gallahue and Sarah Bach are:


686. Anne Elizabeth5 Keith (Alexander4, Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born circa 1847 at TN. She married Samuel J.A. Frazier in 1871.
Children of Anne Elizabeth5 Keith and Samuel J.A. Frazier are as follows:


688. Charles Fleming5 Keith (Alexander4, Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born circa 1850 at TN. He married Nellie Blizard circa 1878.
Census 1880 TN, McMinn Co. farmer.
Children of Charles Fleming5 Keith and Nellie Blizard are:


689. Alexander Marshall5 Keith (Alexander4, Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born circa 1856. He married Alice McGuire.
Children of Alexander Marshall5 Keith and Alice McGuire were as follows:


691. Louise Douglas5 Keith (Alexander4, Charles3, Alexander2, James1) was born on 4 Aug 1861 at Athens, TN. She married James Beriah Frazier on 10 Jan 1883 Athens, TN. She died on 19 Nov 1942 at Chattanooga, TN, at age 81. She was DAR; 15948.
Children of Louise Douglas5 Keith and James Beriah Frazier are as follows:


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700. Thomas A.6 Keith Jr. (Thomas5, John4, Thomas3, John2, James1) married Elizabeth Stacey.
Children of Thomas A.6 Keith Jr. and Elizabeth Stacey are as follows:


701. John Dudley6 Keith (Thomas5, John4, Thomas3, John2, James1) was born circa 1893. He married Emily Steele.
Children of John Dudley6 Keith and Emily Steele are as follows:


709. Diadema Frances6 Prather (Diadema5 Keith, Isham4, Peyton3, John2, James1) married Victor Louis Griser.
Children of Diadema Frances6 Prather and Victor Louis Griser are:


710. Litta Keith6 Prather (Diadema5 Keith, Isham4, Peyton3, John2, James1) was born circa 1878. She married Samuel Wright. She died on 22 Jan 1924.
Children of Litta Keith6 Prather and Samuel Wright are:


725. Jennie6 Jones (William5, Mary4 Keith, John3, Thomas2, James1) was born in 1868. She married Emory Hugh Cason in 1890.
Children of Jennie6 Jones and Emory Hugh Cason are:


733. Sarah (Sadie) Skinker6 Clopton (Nathaniel5, Sally4 Skinker, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 17 Jul 1879 at Fauquier. She married Marshall Keith James, son of Aldridge James and Virginia Isham Keith, on 27 Jun 1906 Remington, VA.
Children of Sarah (Sadie) Skinker6 Clopton and Marshall Keith James were as follows:


741. William6 Skinker (William5, James4, Harriet3 Keith, Thomas2, James1) was born on 23 Jul 1877 at Of "The Plains", Fauquier. He married Fanny Dudley Cochran in Jun 1902 "The Plains", Fauquier. He died on 27 Mar 1933 at Fauquier at age 55. He was buried at Marshall Cemetery, Marshall, VA.
Children of William6 Skinker and Fanny Dudley Cochran are as follows:


842. Anne Gordon6 Keith (Thomas5, Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 8 Mar 1901. She married Carlos C. Drake.
Children of Anne Gordon6 Keith and Carlos C. Drake are as follows:


843. Hannah Morris6 Keith (Thomas5, Isham4, Isham3, Thomas2, James1) was born on 10 Aug 1902 at Fairfax Court House, VA. She married Charles (Dr.) P. Howse.
Children of Hannah Morris6 Keith and Charles (Dr.) P. Howse are:


859. Richard Coke6 Marshall (Fielding5, Thomas4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 5 Jul 1844. He married Mary Catherine Wilson in 1865 Richmond Co., VA. He died on 5 Apr 1914 at age 69.
Military service Col. in CSA. 7th VA Cavalry. He was Attorney. He lived at Portsmouth, VA.
Children of Richard Coke6 Marshall and Mary Catherine Wilson are:


891. Agnes Harwood6 Douthat (Mary5 Marshall, Jaquelin4, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 28 Dec 1849. She married Robert (Col.) Mackey Stribling. She died in 1938. She was buried at Leeds Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hume, VA.
Children of Agnes Harwood6 Douthat and Robert (Col.) Mackey Stribling were:


895. Jaquelin Ambler Marshall6 III (Jaquelin5 II, Jaquelin4 Marshall, John3, Mary2 Keith, James1) was born on 20 Oct 1858 at "The Crag" Markham, Fauquier. He married Eliza Randolph Turner, daughter of Edward Carter Turner and Sarah Jane Beverley, on 20 Oct 1878. He died on 15 Oct 1923 at The Plains, Fauquier, VA, at age 64. He was buried at Sharon Cemetery, Middleburg, Loudoun Co., VA.
Children of Jaquelin Ambler Marshall6 III and Eliza Randolph Turner are:


941. James M.6 Marshall (Thomas5, Thomas4, Mary3, Mary2 Keith, James1) married Catherine Jennison Fisher.
Children of James M.6 Marshall and Catherine Jennison Fisher are:


942. Eliza6 Marshall (Thomas5, Thomas4, Mary3, Mary2 Keith, James1) married John W. True.
Children of Eliza6 Marshall and John W. True are:


960. Anne6 Buford (Louis5, Lucy4 Duke, Charlotte3 Marshall, Mary2 Keith, James1).
Children of Anne6 Buford include:


961. Harriet "Haddie" Key6 Fox (Harriet5 Palmer, Harriet4 Key, Marshall3, Judith2 Keith, James1) was born on 1 Dec 1875. She married William Mason Sherrill.
Children of Harriet "Haddie" Key6 Fox and William Mason Sherrill are:


962. Woodford Bach6 Gallahue (Edward5, Mary4 Ashmore, Behethland3 Ford, Elizabeth2 Keith, James1) married Oda Irene Thomas.
Children of Woodford Bach6 Gallahue and Oda Irene Thomas are:


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