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Hannah Holme Keen
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Birth: 1735
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1823
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Hannah Holme, daughter of John Holme and Jane Morgan, was a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She married Jacob Keen, son of John Keen and Susanna Steelman, on 5 Feb 1760 at Trinity Church in Oxford Township, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. (Oxford Township is now part of Philadelphia.) Both her husband Jacob and son Peter served during the Revolutionary War. Hannah was a founding member of the Trenton and Lamberton Baptist Church. She was widowed in 1796. Hannah died at age 88 and was interred in the First Baptist Churchyard in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey.

Siblings:
(1) Abel, 12 Feb 1729/30
(2) Martha, b 28 Sep 1731.
(3) Enoch, b 18 Aug 1733.
(5) John, b 14 Feb 1742/3.
(6) Priscilla
(7) Thomas, b abt 1749.
(8) Jacques

Children:
(1) Martha, b abt 1761, unmarried.
(2) Peter, b abt 1762, m Jemima Gard.
(3) John, b abt 1764, unmarried.
(4) Mary, b 3 Feb 1766, m John Scudder.
(5) Hannah, b 1 Dec 1767, m Joseph Ashton.
(6) Rebecca, b abt 1769, m Robert McNeely.
(7) Priscilla, b 28 Sep 1771, m Benjamin Yard.
(8) Jacob, b 31 Jan 1774, m Sarah Yard.

Sources include "The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography" 1880 and 1887, "Nelson's Biographical Cyclopedia of New Jersey, Volume 2" 1913 by William Nelson, "Tales of Our Kinsfolk, Past and Present: The Story of Our Butler Ancestors" 1919 by Henry Langdon Butler, Sons of the American Revolution membership applications, marriage records, New Jersey death records, and First Baptist Church records. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Holme (1706 - 1775)
  Jane Morgan Holme (1708 - 1793)
 
 Children:
  Peter Keen (1756 - 1840)*
  Martha Keen (1761 - 1839)*
  Mary Holme Keen Scudder (1766 - 1839)*
  Hannah Keen Ashton (1767 - 1852)*
  Rebecca Keen McNeely (1769 - 1832)*
  Priscilla Keen Yard (1771 - 1852)*
  Jacob Keen (1774 - 1831)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Holme Keen (1735 - 1823)
  Martha Holme Edwards (1741 - 1777)*
  John Holme (1742 - 1810)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Baptist Church Cemetery
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Anne Philbrick
Record added: Sep 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77074708
 

Rest in peace
- CAPT Sharon Davis, USN (Ret)
 Added: Apr. 11, 2015

- Anne Philbrick
 Added: Apr. 9, 2015

- Daphnec.
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
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