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Profiles

  • Abigail Hathaway (1787 - 1878)
    From the Thomas Rogers Society page on Abigail Hathaway: Keen[1]*F, b. 5 May 1787, d. 16 August 1878Abigail Keen was born on 5 May 1787 at Rochester, Massachusetts.[1] She married David Hathaway, son o...
  • Ada Sue Hess (1862 - 1946)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 21 2017, 23:46:47 UTC
  • Adaline Elizabeth Keen (1844 - 1915)
    Adaline Elizabeth “Lizzie” Overstreet Keen BIRTH 9 Feb 1844 Kemper County, Mississippi, USA DEATH 14 Jul 1915 (aged 71) Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA BURIAL Parker Cemetery Grapeland, Houston ...
  • Adam Keen (1830 - 1908)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 21 2017, 23:22:43 UTC * Residence : 1860 - Eden Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States* Residence : 1870 - Pennsylvania, United States* Resi...
  • Addie Jo Parker (1880 - 1934)
    Addie Jo Keen Parker BIRTH 16 Oct 1880 Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA DEATH 5 Mar 1934 (aged 53) Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA BURIAL Parker Cemetery Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, U...

About the Keen surname

origin

Pennsylvania, United States

The progenitor of the Keen name, in Pennsylvania, was Juran Keen 1620-1690. He was born in Saxony, joined the Swedish army, arrived in Pennsylvania with colonial governor Printz in1643. Joran Keen's original name was Jurgen Schneewiess, changed to Kuhn [bold in German]; finally Keen, when Quakers arrived with William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania.

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