DR. R. S. H. KEYS brother of JOHN KEYS
“Centennial Anniversary of the founding of Monongahela City, P.: celebrated November 15th, 1892.
Monongahela City: C. W. Hazzard, 1895.
James G. Sloan, M.D.
DR. R. S. H. KEYS was born March 12, 1832, at Searights, Fayette Co., Pa., of Irish parentage.Received common school education, and studied medicine with his brother, JOHN KEYS.He served as an officer in Co. D., 22nd Pennsylvania Cavalry.Commenced the practice of medicine in Bentleysville in 1856, and in Monongahela City in 1864.He first married ELIZABETH HOLLAND in 1856, and his second wife was MRS. EMMALINE HOWE, daughter of IRA R. BUTLER, one of our oldest and respected citizens.