Categories: Mare Island Cemetery, Vallejo, California.
Ann Arnold Key born in 1811, daughter of Francis Scott Key, composer of the Star Spangled Banner and Mary Tayloe (nee Lloyd) Key.
Anna Arnold Key, daughter of Francis Scott and Mary Tayloe Lloyd key, married 25 February 1829, Daniel Turner, of Warrenton, North Carolina, who was born 26 Sept 1796, the son of James and Mary turner of North Carolina. They had 11 children:
Members of the Key, Cutts, and Turner families include Francis Scott Key, lawyer of Washington, D.C., best known as the author of the national anthem; Richard Cutts, U.S. representative from Massachusetts and comptroller of the U.S. Treasury; Daniel Turner, U.S. representative from North Carolina and superintending engineer, Mare Island Navy Yard, Calif.; and Ann Arnold Key Turner, daughter of Francis Scott Key and wife of Daniel Turner.
...Those buried in Section A at the top of the hill.
This area contains numerous prominent members, including Anna Arnold Key Turner, the daughter of Francis Scott Key, who wrote the poem which became The Star Spangled Banner, the National Anthem.
Beside her is husband Daniel Turner, a former congressman and the base's first engineer of construction and public works who accompanied Admiral David Farragut from the East Coast to establish the base.
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On 2 Jul 2017 at 22:42 GMT Vicki Norman wrote:
On 2 Jul 2017 at 22:41 GMT Vicki Norman wrote:
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