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Edgar Maurice “Ted” KeyAge: 71 years19071978

Name
Edgar Maurice “Ted” Key
Given names
Edgar Maurice
Surname
Key
Nickname
Ted
Birth January 30, 1907 46 24
Citation details: Census: George KEY and household (1911), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBC/1911/RG14/00671/0225/1 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
Citation details: Birth: Edgar Maurice KEY (1907), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/B/1907/1/AZ/000337/248 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
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BET JAN 1907 AND MAR 1907 (q1)

Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Edgar Maurice KEY (1978), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1978/3/AZ/000570/089 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
Historical Event May 31, 1910 (Age 3 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established
Death of a siblingKey
before 1911 (Age 3 years)

Citation details: Census: George KEY and household (1911), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBC/1911/RG14/00671/0225/1 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: Census: George KEY and household (1911), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBC/1911/RG14/00671/0225/1 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
Epidemic 1912 (Age 4 years)

Source: Wikipedia
Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Key
before 1917 (Age 9 years)

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Citation details: Marriage: George John KEY and Agnes MITCHAM (1917)
Marriage of parentsGeorge John KeyAgnes MitchamView this family
February 19, 1917 (Age 10 years) Husband: 55 Wife: 31
Publication: Certified copies
Citation details: Marriage: George John KEY and Agnes MITCHAM (1917)
Citation details: Census: George KEY and household (1911), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=GBC/1911/RG14/00671/0225/1 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
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Completed years of marriage: 8

War from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (Age 7 years)

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Note: World War I
Epidemic 1918 (Age 10 years)

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Note: Spanish flu: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world
Death of a fatherGeorge John Key
January 28, 1919 (Age 11 years) Age: 58 years
Address: St. Pancras infirmary, Highgate
Publication: database on-line, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London
Citation details: Alfred PENGELLY x Agnes KEY http://interactive.ancestry.com/1623/31280_198827-00437?pid=4060299 : accessed 15 Jan 2016, citing: London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Baptist, Kentish Town, Register of marriages, P90/JNB, Item 030
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Agnes Key, 35, Widow

Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: George J KEY (1919), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1919/1/AZ/000781/128 : accessed 27 Dec 2018
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BET JAN 1919 AND MAR 1919

Publication: Certified copies
Citation details: Death: George John KEY (1919)
Marriage of a parentAlfred Thomas Albert PengellyAgnes MitchamView this family
December 19, 1920 (Age 13 years) Husband: 45 Wife: 35
Address: St John the Baptist, Kentish Town
Publication: database on-line, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London
Citation details: Alfred PENGELLY x Agnes KEY http://interactive.ancestry.com/1623/31280_198827-00437?pid=4060299 : accessed 15 Jan 2016, citing: London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Baptist, Kentish Town, Register of marriages, P90/JNB, Item 030
Quality of data: primary evidence
Economic Event October 1929 (Age 22 years)

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Citation details: http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century
Census September 29, 1939 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: War register: Edgar M Key's household (1939), https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=TNA/R39/1104/1104B/015/40 : accessed 21 Dec 2018
War from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (Age 32 years)

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Note: World War II
Historical Event February 14, 1961 (Age 54 years)
Source: Wikipedia
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand
Historical Event May 31, 1961 (Age 54 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic
Death of a motherAgnes Mitcham
between January 1976 and March 1976 (Age 68 years)
Death between July 1978 and September 1978 (Age 71 years)
Publication: Record transcription
Citation details: Death: Edgar Maurice KEY (1978), https://www.findmypast.com/transcript?id=BMD/D/1978/3/AZ/000570/089 : accessed 17 Dec 2018
  1. Generation 1
    1. Edgar Maurice “Ted” Key, son of George John Key and Agnes Mitcham, was born on January 30, 1907 in St Pancras, London, England and died between July 1978 and September 1978 in Maidstone, Kent, England.

      Children of Edgar Maurice “Ted” Key:

      1. Gloria Key
      2. Geoffrey Key