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Ruth Keys (Hadley)

Birthplace: Province of North Carolina
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Simon Hadley and Bridget Hadley
Wife of Joseph Marshall and Joseph Keys, Jr.
Mother of Simon Granser Marshall, Sr. and Thomas Marshall
Sister of Thomas Hadley; Ann / Anna Hadley; Patience Hadley; Margaret Martin; Simon Hadley, Jr. and 1 other

Managed by: Todd Martin Figura
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About Ruth Keys

From "Martha's Extended Family" family tree page on Ruth Hadley:

Ruth Hadley[1]

F, b. 11 May 1770, d. 18 May 1852

Father* Simon Hadley b. 5 Mar 1737, d. 24 Mar 1803

Mother* Bridget Foote b. 17 Apr 1732, d. 15 Dec 1807

Birth* Ruth was born on 11 May 1770 in North Carolina.[2],[3] She was the daughter of Simon Hadley and Bridget Foote.

Marriage* She married Joseph Marshall in 1791.[2]


Marriage* She married Joseph Keys in 1821 in Surry County, North Carolina.[2]


Census1850* On the 1850 census, Joseph Keys's household included Ruth in South Division, Surry County, North Carolina.[3]


Death* Ruth died on 18 May 1852 at age 82.[2]

Family 1 Joseph Marshall b. 19 Feb 1764, d. 25 Oct 1805


◦Simon Marshall b. 26 Dec 1791

◦Joshua Marshall b. 1 Dec 1793, d. 20 Jul 1795

◦Thomas Marshall b. 5 Oct 1795

◦Dinah Marshall b. 1 Oct 1798

◦Ruth Marshall b. 9 Nov 1805

Family 2 Joseph Keys b. 5 Apr 1769


1.[S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 781, 826, 977, 978, 992.

2.[S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

3.[S1140] 1850, South Division, Surry County, North Carolina, p. 207B.

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Ruth Keys's Timeline

May 11, 1770
Province of North Carolina
December 26, 1791
Age 21
October 5, 1795
Age 25
Orange County, North Carolina, United States
May 18, 1852
Age 82