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Birth: Oct. 20, 1755
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1834
Indiana, USA

Maryland Militia
Revolutionary War

John Keyt Joined th N. Jersey Militia and was placed on the Pension roll on 14 Feb 1834



The following was quoted from Thomas Ray McIlroy
http://www.geocities.com/thomas_mcelroy/John_Keyte_G_A_R.htm

John Keyte Was Born 20 Oct 1755, in Essex County, New Jersey, died 13Feb 1834, buried Mill Creek Cemetery, Howard Township, Washington County, Indiana. Government marker placed by G.A.R. Married in 1782 first to Elizabeth Carter and second to Sally Carnes in 1827. Children born to Elizabeth Carter were Jesse; Hosea; Nathan; Louis [1790-1852] married Catherine Colglazier; Hiram; Icabod; Joel; Emily Jane Married Jacob Colglazier; Margaret Ann married John Gaskins, a soldier


Served as a Private under Captain Hendrick Smock, Colonel Michael S. Taylor, Shot and Captured, Escaped, Enlisted, again in June 1778, under Burrows of New Jersey, Colonel David Truman. Shot Captured then carried to New York, held prisoner 8 months. Then He Escaped Enlisted again at Chaptauk, Maryland, in April 1781, and served 9 months under Captain John Cain, Colonel Henry Downs of Maryland Proof Pension claim S.32354; Steven's History of Washington County, Indiana. Collected by Mrs. Harvey Morris, Salem, Indiana



John married Elizabeth Carter on 20 May 1789 in Bourbon Co., Kentucky. (Elizabeth Carter was born in 1760 and died before 1827.)



John next married Sarah Sally Carnes on 5 Feb 1827 in Washington Co, Indiana. 
 
Burial:
Mill Creek Cemetery
Washington County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: SixDogTeam
Record added: Jun 07, 2008
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