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Georgia McKee reference material
Posted by: Mark McKee (ID *****0169) Date: April 01, 2007 at 06:10:30
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Athens Regional Library
                                                 Athens, GA
Source: Index to Revolutionary War Service Records, Volume III L-R,
transcribed by Virgil D. White

McKee, Samuel srv in Vrooman Regt of Albany Co., NY Mil

McKee, Samuel, srv in 2nd Regt of New Castle Co, DL Mil

McKee, Samuel or as Samuel McKie, srv in Col Wempell’s 2nd Battn of Ny Mil

McKee, Samuel srv in 6th SC Regt.

McKee, John srv as Ovt ub 6th SC Regt.

McKee, John srv in 10th NC Regt.

McKey, Henry or as Henry McCoy served as Pvt in Grayson Regt of Contintental Troops.

Volume I A-D

Baker, Nicholas srv as Pvt in VA Bttn composed of companies of various regiments.
[no Obediah Baker]

[I didn’t think to check for Robert McKee]
                                                 Athens Regional Library
                                                 Athens, GA

Source: Early Records of Georgia, Wilkes County, Volumes One and Two,
by Grace Gilliam Davidson, 1932

Volume One

       McKee – McKey, Henry 86; John, 343; Sarah, 86; Wm, 263
       McKie, Henry, 62; Sarah, 62; Mrs., 75

       p. 86
       Page 8 – Wilkes County, GA, Will Book “H – H” 1810-1816
Aug 16, 1799 …Test. [To McClendon, Jacob’s will] Joseph Bailey, Henry McKee, Sarah McKee.

       p. 263
       Page 112 – Wilkes County, GA, Deed Book “C – C” Badly Worn, No Index 1787
              Thornton, Herod & wife Phereby to Henry Sorrow 100 acres on Millstone        
       Creek. Jan 6, 1787. Wm McKey, Test.

       p. 343       Land Lottery of 1821
              A list of named entitled to draw for land in the 164th Dist. Or Capt. David        
       P. Millhouse; in Maj. Thomas Gordon’s Batt. in Wilkes Co., GA.
              McKee, John               1 draw

       p. 62
       Page 41 Wilkes County, GA – Original Wills Recorded in Book “D – D”
              Henry and Sarah McKie Tes. [with Joseph Bailey] to will of McClendon,
       Jacob which lists his children, etc. Signed Aug. 16, 1791

       Volume Two

       p. 24 [This may predate 1792] Wilkes County – Remnant Tax Digest
              John McKee        1 poll              Issac Ford       l poll
       [I don’t know why the two names were on the same line. The first and last pages
       are missing. There were no Nicholas or Obediah Baker.]
                                                 Athens Regional Library
                                                 Athens, GA
       Source: Madison County, GA. Censuses 1820—1860
               By Mary Love Berryman, Susan T. Jenkins, Amy W. Sanders and
               and Eve B. Weeks 1986

       McKee, Elizabeth, 28, 42, 101
               Betsy, 5

       p. 5               1820 Census of Madison County, GA.
              McKee, Betsy
                     1 male 10 – 16
                      l female 10 – 16
                     2 females 16 – 26
                     l female 26 – 45

       p. 28              1830 Census of Madison County, GA
              Elizabeth McKee
                     1 male 20 – 30
                     l female 20 – 30
                     1 female 30 – 40
                     1 female 50 – 60

       p. 42              1840 Census of Madison County, GA
              Elizabeth McKee
                     1 female 20 – 30
                     1 female 30 – 40
                     1 female 60 –70

       p. 101              1850 Census of Madison County, GA
              Household 303
              Elizabeth McKee        70 F        $70              b. MD

Source: 1800 Census – Oglethorpe County, GA
        By Mary Warren
        No McKee, McKie, etc.
                                                        Athens Regional Library
                                                        Athens, GA
       Source; Wilkes County, Georgia Deed Books A—VW (1784—18060
By Michael Martin Farmer, 1996
       McKee, 402, 444; John, 395; Robert, 395, 403, 417-418, 423, 445, 781-782;
               William, 60

       p. 395              
       Wilkes County, GA Deed Book MM 1794-95
       Page 327 10 Oct 1793, Jonathan Ragan to Robert McKean, both of Wilkes Co.,
       For L200, two tracts (1) surveyed & granted to said Ragan, 15 Nov 1783, on a warrant of 10 Nov 1783 for 200 acres; (2) 100 acres surveyed for said Ragan, 7 July 1784, on a warrant of April 1784. They join each other on Beaverdam Creek, adj. William Ellis, Jane Runnels, Hammett, Russell, vacant, & Micajah Williams, total 300 acres (signed) Jonathan Ragan. Wit. John McKea, Kitty Lyles, Peter (x) Kent, Jacob Early, J.P. Regd 29 Dec. 1794.

[I did not finish all these references. This land could have ended up in another county later as Wilkes County gave some to other counties. I also find a John McKee, later, which probably was a younger one.]

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