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Joseph Norris Keith
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Birth: May 13, 1830
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1876
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA

Civil War Veteran

Sergeant, Co. G, 44th WI, 1/10/1865 to 8/28/1865

Joseph Norris Keith was born, 5/13/1830, in St. Joseph County, IN, and he moved with his family to Grant County, WI, about 1848. He enlisted as a sergeant, 1/10/1865, with the 44th Wisconsin Infantry and ended his service, 8/28/1865. The regiment spent most of its time in service at Nashville, TN and Paducah, KY.

Joseph married Sarah Elizabeth Taylor, 1/11/1853 in Iowa County, WI. For a short time he was with his father, Adam, and his much older brother, Lewis, in the gold fields of Weaverville, CA. He died, 10/20/1876 in Grant County, WI and was buried there in the Rock Church Cemetery, Livingston, WI. Sarah died, 8/27/1921, in Lincoln, NE and she was buried in Spring Green Cemetery, Beaver City, NE
 
 
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 Parents:
  Adam Keith (1795 - 1883)
  Elizabeth Shirley Keith (1797 - 1830)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Elizabeth Taylor Keith (1831 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Hamlin Keith (1855 - 1879)*
  Cassivs Benjamin Keith (1855 - 1857)*
  Herbert Keith (1857 - 1860)*
  Elizabeth May Keith (1862 - 1921)*
  Mary Josephine Keith (1864 - 1916)*
  Charles Thomas Keith (1867 - 1948)*
  Simpson Henry Keith (1868 - 1885)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lewis Keith (1816 - 1908)*
  Ruhame Keith (1817 - 1838)*
  Henry Keith (1819 - 1838)*
  Elizabeth Keith Shoemaker-Mayhew (1821 - 1889)*
  Mary Keith Wright (1823 - 1857)*
  Adam Keith (1825 - 1896)*
  Nancy Keith Bunker (1827 - 1922)*
  Benjamin Keith (1828 - 1846)*
  Joseph Norris Keith (1830 - 1876)
  William Jasper Keith (1838 - 1921)**
  Isabell Minerva Keith (1843 - 1845)**
  Athelinda J Keith Keith (1845 - 1885)**
  Ruhama Keith Prideaux (1848 - 1933)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rock Church Cemetery
Livingston
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Bob Keith
Record added: Jan 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63946520
Joseph Norris Keith
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Joseph Norris Keith
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