Biographical Sketch of Monroe A. Keys

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(See Grant, Oolootsa, Daniel and Riley.)-Monroe Amory, son of Monroe Calvin and Lucy Lowrey (Hoyt) Keys, was born February 21, 1870. Educated in the Male Seminary.

Married March 25, 1905, Martha Ann daughter of Henry and Emma Jane (Daniel) Donnelly, born March 11, 1874, educated in the Cherokee public schools and Worcester Academy.

They are the parents of: Wahnie, born March 7, 1908; Emma, born December 17, 1909; Amory, born January 16, 1912; Jane, born December 5, 1914, and Clun Keys, born February 10, 1917.

Mr. Keys is a member of the Holly Clan. His Cherokee name is Clun-tee-sta. He is a farmer near Vinita.



MLA Source Citation:

Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 29 July 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/biographical-sketch-of-monroe-a-keys.htm - Last updated on Nov 26th, 2012


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