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Elizabeth Miley Keen
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1835
Montgomery
Montgomery County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 1908
Bunker Hill
Manatee County
Florida, USA

Elizabeth married Jacob Keen Aug. 10, 1852 Hills. Co. Fla. Jacob Keen was born June 7, 1827 in Ware Co., Georgia. Jacob and Elizabeth Keen settled in northeastern Manatee County in the 1860s. The Keentown settlement was named for them. The Keen and Keene families of old Manatee and Hillsborough Counties are related.

Elizabeth's Parents William Miley and Emeline Owens married in Montgomery,​ Alabama 07 Feb 1834 After his first wife Catherine Shubard death, in Augusta, Georgia on December 25, 1833.

Elizabeth and Jacob's Children

#1. William Jackson "Jack" Keen, b. Oct. 22, 1856, Columbia Co., FL. d. July 3, 1905 in Keenstown, fl. He married Sarah Elizabeth Wilkings. Feb.17, 1876. There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#2. Moses Keen, b. Jun. 15, 1859, Columbia Co., FL. d. Aug. 23, 1936. He married Lucy Caldron Hand Jun.15, 1882. There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#3. Samuel "Sam" Keen, b. Mar. 7, 1861, Levy Co. Fl d. Dec. 13, 1933, Manatee Co., FL. He married Frances Chancey Jan. 21, 1886. He's buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl. She is buried in the Chancey Cemetery Manatee Co. Duette, Fl.

#4. Rachel Keen, b. Arp. 21, 1863, Levy Co., Fl. d. Dec. 19, 1936. She married Perry Grimes b. Aug. 2, 1868 Putnam Co., Fl. d. Arp. 16, 1938 Parrish, Manatee Co., Fl. Married Dec.21, 1898. There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#5. Andrew Jackson Keen/Keene, b. 10/3/1866 Levy Co. Fl. d. Jun. 24, 1955 Manatee County, Fl. He married 1, Ruth Chancey 2, Mary Ann Gill 4/23/1887 - 6/27/1972. Andrew and Mary are buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#6. Nickabod "Nick" B. Keen, b. Apr. 10, 1870, Manatee Co. d. 1940 FL. He married Georgia Chancey Dec. 21, 1892. He's buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#7. Ann Keen, b. Feb. 1, 1873, Manatee Co. d. Sep.27, 1915 Manatee, FL. She married Lewis Ruthledge Nov. 3, 1887. There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#8. Caroline Keen Chancey She was born December 09, 1875 in Manatee Co., Fl., and died June 1971 in Plant City, Hills. Co., Fl. She married Perry Yulee Chancey Jun. 14, 1900. He was born February 22, 1848 in Jasper, Hamilton Co., Fl., and died October 16, 1918 in Manatee Co., Florida. There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

#9. Nancy Jane Keen b. 1878, d. 1960. She married Phillip Chancey, Aug. 3, 1905.
There buried in the Keen Cemetery Manatee, Co., Duette, Fl.

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 Parents:
  William Goodman Miley (1802 - 1862)
  Emmaline Oentz Miley (1814 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Jacob Keen (1827 - 1901)
 
 Children:
  William Jackson Keen (1856 - 1905)*
  Moses Elbert Keen (1859 - 1936)*
  Samuel Keen (1861 - 1933)*
  Rachel Keen Grimes (1863 - 1936)*
  Andrew Jackson Keene (1866 - 1955)*
  Nick Keen (1870 - 1940)*
  Annie Keen Rutledge (1873 - 1915)*
  Nancy Jane Keen Chancey (1888 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Miley Keen (1835 - 1908)
  Emeline Miley Giddens (1837 - 1925)*
  Samuel A. Miley (1840 - 1920)*
  Martin M. Miley (1847 - 1928)*
  Jacob Miley (1850 - 1861)*
  Florida Miley Smith (1852 - 1876)*
  Martha Octava Miley Barrow (1853 - 1927)*
  H H Miley (1857 - 1924)*
  Ursula Anne Miley Davis (1860 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Keen Cemetery
Manatee County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Diane Bryan
Record added: Mar 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49674037
Elizabeth <i>Miley</i> Keen
Added by: PLank
 
 
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