The, Keilholtz Family.
The 1790's fed, census of Maryland will show one of the earlyest families of Keilholtz in the USA. This family geographly has land holdings in Baltamore Maryland. The family spreads out from there. The next gen. of young Keihlotz familys move in to the Ohio river valleys. Our Fed. road starts in Maryland was completed in 1836 to the center of Illis.. See the drift. The 1850 fed. census shows William Keilholt living in Ohio. William was born about 1824 in Baltimore, Maryland. 1860 shows Williams other two brothers ? I think, George and Oiver living in Scott Co. Iowa. George is born in 1827 in Maryland. He is shown in the 1870 fed. census rec. as living in Boone co. Iowa. Hislast name changes in spelling to Keyholtz in co.land rec.. showing he used Keilholtz and Keyholtz.