The Families of Adam Keith

Doctors, Lawyers, Reverends and such


Rev. Lewis Elsy Keith [1859-1910]


Ancestry: Adam Keith1>Johann Ludwig “Lewis” Keith2>Adam Keith3>Jacob Keith4>Lewis Elsy Keith5      

The Indiana Democrat 4/19/1888


"Mr. L. E. Keith of Elderton, and E. Sloan, of Rural Village, students of the West Theo. [theological] Seminary were licensed to preach the Gospel."


Note: West Theological Seminary was the fore-runner of the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary of the University of Pittsburgh PA


U. S. Census Information


1900 IA>Guthrie>Beaver>District 53 Lewis E. Keith [indexed Keich] 41 PA [2/1859] minister, Elva M. 34 OH [9/1865, 6 children - 5 alive], Eula 9 WV [12/1890], Sheldon A. 7 WV [8/1892], Lulu D. 6 OH [1/1894], Mendel A. 2 IA 8/1897], Elva L. 7 mos. IA [10/1899] [daughter]


The Newark Advocate [Newark Ohio] 2/5/1910


"Second Presbyterian, Morning Worship at 10 o'clock ... Rev. Lewis Keith, of Trinway, will preach both services."