Could sks please look in the 1851 census for JOSEPH KEY/KAY, a Cotton Spinner, b. c. 1789
(yes to born in Notts in 1841 when he was living at Wilsons Cottages, Ilkeston Rd.,
Radford, aged 50, a Dyer, with Sarah, 25, Rachael, 20, Elizabeth, 18, and Ann (my gt.
In 1851 Ann is married to Richard Garton and living at 3 Tuns Yard. Radford.
I have just had someone smatter my illusions about the Joseph Key/Kay I have as my gt.gt.
grandfather and need to go back to basics to re-confirm or deny my facts.
Any other KEY/KAY researchers in Notts or Derbyshire please write to me if you can offer
My gt. grandmother Ann Key/Kay was born at Fritchley, Near Crich, in 1826, m. in
Nottingham Reg. Office, in 1846 and died in 1865 in childbirth in Radford in 1865.
Thanks in advance,
Mavis in Somerset.