Teacher; genealogist. Born– September 11, 1891, Kelly’s Chapel, Washington County, Va. Parents– William Keys and Annie Ryburn (Smyth) Kelly. Married– Fred Allison, August 24, 1915. Children– Two. Education– Emory and Henry College. Taught in the schools of Virginia. Died April 9, 1990.
Files at Ralph Brown Draughon Library, Auburn University, Auburn, Ala.
Early Southwest Virginia Families of Kelly, Smyth, Buchanan, Clark and Related Families of Edmondson, Keys, Beattie, Ryburn, McDonald. Auburn, Ala.; Author, 1960.