William KEY 1809-1897 & Elizabeth HAITH 1816-1892

Tetney, Lincolnshire, England & Hotspur, S-W Victoria, Australia

William KEY b. 1809, Tetney, Lincolnshire, England, son og John KEY & Martha ___ was a Blacksmith from Lincolnshire, England who d. 1897 Hotspur, Victoria and was buried in the Hotspur Cemetery (tall granite pillar - photograph).

William KEY was married in 1835 at Tetney, Lincolnshire, England to Elizabeth HAITH b. ca 1816 Tetney, Licolnshire, daughter of William HAITH & Elizabeth PARKINSON. She died in 1892 and is also buried in the Hotspur Cemetery.

William KEY & family emigrated to Australia on the "Ann Milne" Oct 1852 - Jan 1853.

William KEY & Martha HAITH had the following knoen family...

  1. Martha KEY b. 1835, d. 1836, Tetney, Lincolnshire, England.

  2. John KEY b. 1839, Tetney, Lincolnshire, England, d. 1907, Digby, Vic (John went to New Zealand, returned and did not marry);

  3. Emma KEY b. ca 1842, Tetney, Lincolnshire, England, d. 1912, Digby, Vic, m. Thomas BRINDLEY 1837-1893.

W. KEY was listed as an early landowner on the Hotspur Parish map.

J. KEY was listed as an early landowner on the Hotspur Parish map.

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