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Birth: Dec. 24, 1737
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1812
Boylston
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Thomas Keyes, the son of Jonathan Keyes and Patience, his wife, was born 24 December 1737 at Shrewsbury, Massachusetts [Shrewsbury B/R; MA V/R]

Thomas Keyes of Westminster and Mary Temple of Shrewsbury, married 15 April 1765 at Shrewsbury, Massachusetts [Wesminster M/R]

Corporal Thomas Keyes of Shrewsbury, served with Capt. Robert Andrew’s co., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, from 2d Precinct in Shrewsbury to Cambridge; service, 8 days; also Private, Capt. John Maynard’s co., Col. Job Cushing’s regt.; marched August 21 1777; discharged August 23, 1777; service, 6 days, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home; company marched to Hadley by order of Col. Denney on alarm at Bennington. [Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors, Vol 9, pg 157]

Thomas Keyes, age 75 yrs, died 21 December 1812 at Boylston, Massachusetts [Boylston D/R, pg 228]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Keyes (1702 - 1778)
  Patience Morse Keyes (1705 - 1776)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Temple Keyes (1741 - 1800)*
 
 Children:
  Lucy Keyes Glazier (1778 - 1873)*
 
 Sibling:
  Miriam Keyes (1735 - 1740)*
  Thomas Keyes (1737 - 1812)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
'Revolutionary War Soldier'
 
Note: Age: 75
 
Burial:
Old Burial Ground
Boylston
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot:
 
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Originally Created by: Jim Sanders
Record added: Oct 25, 2003
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Patriot of the Col. Timothy Bigelow DAR Chapter member, Worcester, MA
- Merry Hill
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015
In memory of Thomas Keyes.
- Laurel Robson
 Added: Feb. 10, 2011

- Kevin Avery
 Added: Jul. 19, 2010
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