Posted By:Harris Judy
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Subject:Re: Keister, Jacob Born 1809-1811 VA.
Post Date:May 21, 2002 at 16:39:45
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wv/pendleton/messages/126.html
Forum:Pendleton County, WV Genealogy Forum
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According to "Our Families" by Larry G. Shuck lists Jacob Keister as the son of Frederick Keister,Jr and Ann E. PROPST.Shuck says it is not proven but appears to be the Jacob who moved to Sevier Co., Ark.
Frederick Keister,Jr was the son of Frederick Keister and Hannah Dyer. They lived at what is now Brandywine, Pendleton Co. WV. Their farm is now the village. There is a family cemetary with readable names on toombstones on private land at Brandywine.
Brandywine is about 30 miles west of Harrisburg, VA.
Hope this helps.