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Andrew Key

Birthplace: Snetterton, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Settrington, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
Place of Burial: East Riding, Settrington, Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Matthew Key and Margaret Bates
Husband of Ellen Key
Father of Edmund Key and John Key, Sr.
Brother of Agnes Key; John Key and Jane Key

Managed by: Bernard Raimond Assaf
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Immediate Family

About Andrew Key

Andrew and Ellen had two known children, Edmund, born June 1, 1627, and John, born July 11, 1630 as listed in the Registry of the Parrish of Settrington, C York. Both moved to America on the same ship in 1668, landing and settling in Virginia. Their burial site has not been found as of this writing but assumed to be near Charles City, VA.

4.X ANDREW KEY bca1603 d7May1675 m. Ellen ? b. d3Feb1653 REGISTER BOOK 12 dated 1653 for the Parish of Settrington and precincts thereof in pursuant of a late Act of Parliament contains the following notation:

30 November 1653. Upon Consideracon of a Certificate bearinge date the 28th day of November 1653 in these words folowinge. These are to certifye unto those whome it may Concerne that wee the Inhabitants of the Parysh of Settrington have accordinge to an Act of Parliament made the fower & twentyth Day of August 1653 Elected & Chosen Henry Dodsworth of Settrington in the County of Yorke yeoman to execute the oxice of Register wthin the said Parysh of Settrington for Registeringe of all Mariages Births & Burialls accordinge to the said Act, In true testimony whereof wee under written have hereunto subscribed our names the eight & twentyth day of november 1653. Christop. Abbott, Andrew Key, Bar. Key, Wm.Palmer, Math. Dodsworth, Peter Key, Willm. Key, Mar. Frear, Matthew Abbott jur. and others.

Not a signature on this document but on others are Robert Waller, Myles Waller, and Thomas Waller. The Waller family was in Virginia and related to the Key family but whether related to the Wallers of Settrington is unknown. Andrew and Ellen had two sons: Edmund and John.

SOURCE: "Register, Parish of Settrington, Yorkshire 1559-1812" transcribed and edited by Francis Collins, Knight and Forster Ltd., Printers, Leeds 1910 pp. 33, 117, 129

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Andrew Key's Timeline

Snetterton, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
Age 24
England, UK
July 11, 1630
Age 27
Snetterington, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
Age 27
Settrington, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
May 7, 1675
Age 72
Settrington, East Riding, Yorkshire, England
May 1675
Age 72
East Riding, Settrington, Yorkshire, England