Lemuel Keen1,2

M, #140, b. 23 July 1734, d. circa 1810
Father*Isaac Keen b. c 1700, d. c 1787
Mother*Lydia (Lyddy) Jones b. 24 Feb 1711/12, d. b 16 Feb 1773
Relationship5th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceKEEN0004
     Lemuel Keen was born on 23 July 1734 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3 He was the son of Isaac Keen and Lydia (Lyddy) Jones. Lemuel Keen was born on 2 August 1734 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts; Possibly new style conversion of date.4,2 He married Mehetable Toby, daughter of Eliezer Toby/Tobey and Margaret Fish, on 7 February 1758 in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, by Isacc Hinckley Jr.1,2 Lemuel Keen died circa 1810 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.5
     He became the father of Deacon Samuel Keen on 11 May 1779.4 Lemuel's father Isaac Keen died circa 1787 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 Lemuel Keen lived in East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 Lemuel's son was married at wedding of Deacon Samuel Keen and Margaret Orr Clift on 18 November 1804 in East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2 Mass Soldiers & Sailors of the Revolution Vol IX:pg 18:
Keen, Lemuel, Duxbury. Private, Capt. Benjamin Wadsworths's (2d Duxbury) co. of militia, Col James Warren's (Plymouth County) regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service 3 days; also, 2d Duxbury co. commanded by Lieut. Nathan Samson, Col Thomas Lothropp's regt; marched Dec 10, 1776; service 15 days...1

Census

DatePlace
1800in Pembroke, Plymouth County, MassachusettsLemuel Keen is head of household on the census of 1800 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, with 1 male 45 or older (himself), 2 females under 10, 1 female 16 to 25, 1 female 45 or over. Possibly enumerated with him were Mehetable Toby.6
1810Lemuel Keen was not Listed on the census of 1810.1

References

     Lemuel Keen has ID Tree 13, Individual 1 in Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree.2
Lemuel Keen has ID 4 in Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree.1

Family

Mehetable Toby b. 21 December 1737, d. 26 September 1828
Child
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Last Edited2 Aug 2003

Citations

  1. [S17] Margaret Orr Nutter Alexander, Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree, 14 Dec 2000, (Repository: Richard Smith Damon), (Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in).
  2. [S51] Edward Kennan Damon, Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree. A tree mostly built from previous works handed down in the family. Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in.
  3. [S17] Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree, 14 Dec 2000 (Repository: Richard Smith Damon), VR 130.
  4. [S17] Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree, 14 Dec 2000 (Repository: Richard Smith Damon), Family Bible.
  5. [S17] Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree Margaret Orr Keen Family Tree, 14 Dec 2000 (Repository: Richard Smith Damon), Ply Cty Prob Rec Docket, Admin 11799.
  6. [S60] United States Census, 1800, Lemuel Keen, Massachusetts, Plymouth County, Pembrook, Page 39. (Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.com).