Keeling, Kelinge, Kelian
There are numerous threads from these families interwoven via DNA and genealogy into my own family.
Some notes … not in any particular order other than approximate time sequence.
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My relationship to Keelings: I had a Keeling grandfather at some time prior to 1660, possibly 1580-1660. Confirmed by yDNA, 67 Markers FamilyTreeDNA … it appears that our branch changed its surname in the early 1660s (Gouldman, Goulden) while maintaining a close relationship with Keelings for several generations to follow, into the early 1700s. I can identify a later English Keeling family from Hungerford, Berkshire, England as direct male-line kin — their own genealogy traces only to the early 1700s. Looking for the connection backwards. YDNA testing by Keelings can help with this.
American yDNA-tested male Keelings exist in at least five (5) non-related male lines, not related within last several thousands of years. yDNA branches: E-M35, J-M267, J-M304, R1b U106 and R1b R-P312.
Recommended yDNA tests for learning more: FamilyTreeDNA.com Patriarch test (67 or Y700, take the Y700 if in your budget). Quick and inexpensive, but lacking many technical details (STRs and SNPs): 23andMe.
John “Jackie” D. Keeling, Belleview IL, 1961-2021 Ilinois and Kentucky — John “Jackie” D. Keeling (59) passed away on 8 Nov at Belleville, Illinois – born Friday, 1 Dec 1961, in East St. Louis, IL. John was preceded in death by his parents, Jackie and Aurelia, nee Janosky, Keeling and his brother, Joseph C. Keeling.
Keeling Tree Chaos – William Tyler Keeling, c1710-1820 KEELING TREE CHAOS — Parents, wives and any children of William Tyler Keeling, c1710-1820, appear to be unconfirmable. While I believe that he descends from the Princess Anne, Virginia, Keelings there is no documentary evidence for that, and genealogy trees for him are so contradictory and lacking
Ida Olive Potter Keeling, 1915-2021, Harlem, New York Keelings — Run, Ida, Run!! … Miss Ida, as she was known throughout her life, passed away in late August 2021 at 106 years old. Miss Ida set a record at age 102 in 2018 for the 60-yard dash by being first person over age 100 to
Connie Keeling Truesdale, 1942-2021, Delphos, Ohio Connie Truesdale, 78, nee Keeling, of Delphos, Ohio, has passed. She was born in Allen County on October 23, 1942, to Robert and Ruth (Feathers) Keeling. >>> Descendant of Keelings that settled in Virginia, 1628/1635. Obituary: Learn more about Connie Keeling Truesdale
- Find R1b Keelings …
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