Re: Kentucky origin?
My records show a Benjamin Mason Kays who was the son of John Kays & Betsy Clements(Clemens?).John b. ca 1797 d. 8/22/1875.This could be the Benjamin you seek.I have no more info on Benjamin.Do have more on John.My records have shown the name to be [Keys}, [Kays], [Kayse}, [Cays], & [Keayse].My gr. grandfather changed his name from "Kays" to "Case".All are descendants of George Kays[Keys] m. Mary[Polly] Huffman in KY.
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