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Rice Key
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1813
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1862
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

CSA, Chastine's Georgia

1860 United States Federal Census, Subdivision 33, Gilmer, Georgia

Household Members: Name & Age
Rice Key 44 (head); Sarah Key 44 (wife); Jasper Key 17 (son); Newton Key 13 (son); Levi Key 10 (son); James Key 9 (son); Nancy Key 7 (daughter); Mary A Key 6 (daughter); Rica Key 5 (daughter); Sarah A Key 4 (daughter); Aaron Key 3 (son); Thomas Key 2 (son)

(Special thanks to Busy Bee for following info)
Rice Key was born in 1810; died January 1862. Rice Key listd in 1850 & 1860 census of Gilmer County, Georgia. Many of his descendants still live in Gilmer County, Georgia. CSA, Company A, Eighth Georgia Regiment.

(special thanks to Donald Vitelli, gg grandson of Rice and Sarah Key, for the following info)

Rice Key born 11/12/1813 in Surry NC; died 01/7/1862; buried 01/08/1862. Moved to Gilmer county Boardtown (next to Ellijay) Ga in 1848, husband of Sarah Bullen. Two oldest sons also joined the CSA and were captured by Union Foces, sent to Lexington Ky. Union army prison where they signed oath to join Union Army rather then go to northern prison where chance of staying alive was slim. Names were Iredel and Jasper. Jasper died 1864 Mareitta Ga where he is buried in the National Cemetery. He may not have died from a wound. Iredell survied the war. Arminda (Minda) born 1861 last child of Rice and Sarah. She married Charles Patterson. 
Family links: 
  Sarah Bullin Key (1815 - 1900)*
  Sarah Sally Bullin Key (1816 - 1900)*
  Levi Key (1838 - 1928)*
  Levi Key (1838 - 1928)*
  Jasper Key (1841 - 1864)*
  Jasper Key (1843 - 1863)*
  Newton Key (1848 - 1920)*
  Nancy Mathilda Key Pence (1850 - 1925)*
  Rice L. Key (1851 - 1940)*
  Aaron Key (1855 - 1922)*
  Thomas H Key (1859 - 1900)*
  Armanda Key Patterson (1861 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Date on headstone is his burial date.
Laurel Grove Cemetery (North)
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Record added: Feb 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65086911
Rice Key
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- Evette Dingle-Smith
 Added: Mar. 1, 2015
In memory of my 3rd great grandfather.
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