Obituary of William Keys (d.1891)

This obituary was printed in the Bucks Herald on 4 July 1891.

We have to record the death, on Friday, June 26, of Mr William Keys, of this town, at the age of 81. Mr. Keys was the second of three long-lived brothers - Messrs. Stacey, William, and Charles Keys, who all spent their days in their native town. Mr. S. Keys died in 1889, aged 82, and Mr C. Keys still survives. Mr William Keys was formerly in business as coal dealer, but retired about 25 years ago on a competence.

1881: Census
High Street

William Keys Head married 70 Grazier, 14 acres b. Mursley
Ann Keys Wife married 71   b. Bradwell
Marianne Thornhill Boarder unm 52 Annuitant b. Holborn, Middx
Herbert Bullock Lodger unm 32 Solicitor b. Radwinter, Essex

William Keys was listed as a coal merchant in the 1861 Census. In the 1841 Census he was a cordwainer living at Tinkers End.

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