T.J. Keahey married Arena King in Panola Co., TX in 1875...and they named a son, Archibald Smith Keheay......so Thomas Jefferson Keahey may be kin to your Archibald.....Her father, William King and family was in Dale co., Alabama also, then Panola co., Tx. and then on to Erath Co., TX....another King daughter's family , the Samples also moved to Oklahoma...so these peole followed each other around.....Thomas J. Keahey was born in 1845 in Alabama.......in 1880 Tx, Erath co....your guy was in Pct. 5 house # 172/180.....and my Thomas Jeffferson wAs in Pct. 4 house # 209......IN 1870 YOUR GUY WAS IN eRATH CO. , tX,...STILL WITH mARTHA kEAHEY AGE 50 BORN nORTH cAROLINA AND HIS WIFE, Martha and three young sons, George, Jas., and John W...... in 1860 my Thomas J. was in Dale Co., Alabama listed with John Keahey as a 6 yr. old. ..John was also born in NC..then in 1870 he was still in Dale Co., Ala....and Thomas J. was still with him as a 16 yr. old..... any connection?