John Bailey KEITH David V KEITH California KEITH Althia F KEITH John Bailey KEITH Samuel Miller KEITH William Terry KEITH Lillie KEITH Louis Cyrus KEITH Herschell Vernon KEITH Arnold Edison KEITH Robert Griffin KEITH Mary Grace KEITH Grace Nell GRIFFIN Mary Constance TERRY Mini tree diagram
Arnold Edison KEITH

Arnold Edison KEITH1,6,7,8,9,10,11,2,3,12,4,6,13,14,15,5,8,16

27th Jan 18921,2,3,4,5 - 9th Mar 19673

Life History

27th Jan 1892

Born in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee.1,2,3,4,5

1900

Resident in Chattanooga Ward 7, Hamilton, Tennessee.5

20th Oct 1914

Birth of son Arnold Edison KEITH in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee.4,3,1

11th Jun 1920

Birth of son Robert Griffin KEITH in Georgia.2,17,1,18

3rd Sep 1922

Birth of daughter Mary Grace KEITH in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.1,2,18,3

4th Jan 1965

Death of Grace Nell GRIFFIN in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.18,19,3

9th Mar 1967

Died in East Point, Fulton, Georgia.3

after 9th Mar 1967

Buried in Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia

Other facts

 

Married Grace Nell GRIFFIN

Notes

  • They lived in Tennessee when they were married, and their first childwas born there.  In the 1920 census, they are enuumerated inAtlanta,when Arnold Jr ws 5 years old.

    1920 Federal Census, DeKalb County, Georgia, 9 January, Atlanta,District 29, page 17A, 160 N Candler St, Hse #300, Fam #349
    Keith, Arnold E Head Owns M W 27 TN GA GA Soda Stand Proprietor
    Keith, Grace Wife F W 27 TN TN TN
    Keith, Arnold Son M W 5 TN TN TN

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1922, p 691
    Keith Arnold (Grace) slsmn D V Keith h 115 Bryan av E P
    Keith David V lunch 224 N Main h 115 Brian av E P

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1927, p 747
    Keith Arnold E (Grace) propr Keith's Service Station h 115 Bryan av(EP)

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1929, p 784
    Keith Arnold E (Grace) agt [for whom?] h 115 Bryan av (EP)

    1930 Federal Census, Fulton County, Georgia, 15 April, East PointBurough (Atlanta), District 159, page 2A, 503 Jefferson Avenue, Hse#16, Fam #18
    Keith, Arnold E Head Rents $45 M W 37 Married at age 22 TN TN TNInsurance Agent
    Keith, Grace Wife F W 36 Married at age 21 TN TN TN
    Keith, Arnold Jr Son M W 15 TN TN TN
    Keith, Robert Son M W 9 GA TN TN
    Keith, Mary Dau M W 7 GA TN TN

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1932, p 649
    Keith Arnold (Grace) slsmn h 507 W Neely (EP)

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1933, p 619
    Keith Arnold (Grace) rep Dixie Associated Motorists h 507 W Neely (EP)
    Keith Arnold E jr clk GtA&PTeaCo h 708 East Point S (EP)

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1935, p 680
    Keith Arnold E (Grace) slsmn h 507 W Neely av (EP)
    Keith Arnold E jr (Inez Z) clk GtA&PTeaCo h 708 East Point S (EP)

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1936, p 749
    Keith Arnold E (Grace N) slsmn h 4l0 N Semmes (EP)
    Keith Arnold E jr clk GtA&PTeaCo h 708 East Point S (EP)

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1937, p 789
    Keith Arnold E (Grace N) slsmn Dixie Motor Club h 4l0 N Semmes (EP)
    Keith Robt G student r 4l0 N Semmes (EP)

    In the 1940 census, Arnold and Grace are enumerated in Macon, BibbCounty, Georgia.  I have not found a record for them between 1937,when they were still listed in the Atlanta directory, and the1940census.  They are listed in the 1945 census in Macon, but the nextrecord I find for them is the 1947 Atlanta city directory.

    1940 Federal Census, Bibb County, Georgia, 8 April, Macon, District11-37, Page 5A, 107 Callahan St, Fam #113, Rents $25
    Keith, Arnold E Head F W 46 Married Grade H3 b Tennessee  Atlanta,Fulton GA in 1935 Auto Insurance Salesman
    Keith, Grace G Wife F W 47 Married Grade H2 b Tennessee  Atlanta,Fulton GA in 1935 Housewife
    Keith, Robert G M W 19 Single Grade H4 b Georgia  Atlanta, Fulton GAin 1935 Bookkeeper, Textile Manufacturing Co
    Keith, Mary G Dau F W 17 Single Grade H4 b Georgia  Atlanta, Fulton GAin 1935 Parttime Waitress, TTen Cent Store

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Macon, Georgia, City Directory, 1945, p 261
    Keith Arnold E (Grace G) clk Cochran Fld h 118 Lamar

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1947, p 711
    Keith Arnold E (Grace N) slsmn Acousticon of Atl 89 Eliz[abeth?] NE

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1951, p 862
    Keith Arnold E (Grace G) Salesman Microtone of Atl h 996 Amsterdam avNE

    U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
    Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1960, p 931
    Keith Arnold E (Grace N) Counselor W Davis Hamilton h 765 Brewer blvdSW

    In his memorial on Find a Grave, we get his full name and death andburial details, as well as family.

    Arnold Edison Keith, Sr
    Birth Jan. 27, 1892 Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee
    Death Mar. 9, 1967 East Point, Fulton County, Georgia
    Father of
    Anold Edison Keith Jr (1914-1974)
    Robert Griffin Keith (1920 - 1982)
    Mary Grace Keith Mendes (1922 - 2008)
    Parents:
    John Bailey Keith (1845 - 1907)
    Mary Constance Terry Keith (1851 - 1932)
    Spouse Grace Nell Griffin Keith (1893 - 1965)
    Children:
    Arnold Edison Keith (1914 - 1974)
    Robert Griffin Keith (1920 - 1982)
    Mary Grace Keith Mendes (1922 - 2008)
    Burial Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia
    Created by Cindy Nov 21, 2012
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #101074761,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=101074761

    Cindy, who created this memorial for Arnold and other members of thisfamily, is Arnold's granddaughter.  She is my 3rd cousin, and we gotin contact thorugh Ancestry.  She has provided several family photoson Find a Grave and her genealogy.

    "Yes, I am your 3rd cousin.  Mary Constance Terry Keith is my GreatGrandmother. I found pictures of her in my mother's things after shepassed in 2008. Mother was named after her, and she did look likeher."
    --  Cindy Mendes, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 2 February 2014

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