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 Philip Barton Key, II

Philip Barton Key, II

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Georgetown, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Death 27 Feb 1859 (aged 40)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 9458197 · View Source
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Murder Victim. He was the son of Francis Scott Key, the author of the "Star Spangled Banner." He was an American lawyer who served as U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia. He was shot and killed by Congressman Daniel E. Sickles in Lafayette Square across the street from the White House.


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  • Originally Created by: Russ
  • Added: 14 Sep 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9458197
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Barton Key, II (5 Apr 1818–27 Feb 1859), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9458197, citing Westminster Burial Ground, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .