Key Family Network

Francis Scott Key, his uncle, Philip Barton Key, and his son, Philip Barton Key II, represented both enslaved persons and their owners in freedom petitions before courts in Maryland and D.C.


Sources

Horace Edwin Hayden, Virginia Genealogies (Wilkes-Barre, PA: E.B. Yordy, 1885), 167-169.

Mike Marshall, "Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties." See Francis Key. [back]