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WILLIAM L. McKEE & SARAH JANE McELHINNEY
Posted by: Cathy Farrell (ID *****9307) Date: January 25, 2008 at 16:59:33
In Reply to: Re: Reply to question by donna seeley of 5279

I don't know what that url means. I always go to my mail and it lets me know if there is a message. I follow the link to go to the McKee message you typed. Is that what you mean?

SARAH JANE McELHINNEY - daughter of David McElhinny, son of John Henry McElhinney. David married Zeruiah McGowan. John Henry married Jane Rath.


SARAH JANE McELHINNEY (daughter of DAVID McELHINNY & ZERUIAH McGOWAN)
Born Dec. 1855 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Died June 6, 1924.
Married WILLIAM L. McKEE (son of JAMES & ELIZABETH
McKEE)
Born March 1847 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Died Feb. 28, 1930.

SARAH married WILLIAM at her parents residence in
Jefferson Township on Dec. 30, 1874. Both are buried
at United Presbyterian Cemetery, West Mifflin, Pa.
The cemetery is behind Allegheny Airport.

Children of SARAH and WILLIAM:

1. MARY ELIZABETH (LIZZIE) McKEE
Born around 1867 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Baptized at Mifflin United Presbyterian Church
on June 5, 1867.
Died May 19, 1881 of diphtheria.

2. JAMES (JIMMIE) KENNY McKEE
Born around 1878 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Baptized at Mifflin United Presbyterian Church
on June 9, 1878.
Died May 20, 1881 of diphtheria.

3. WILLIAM (WILL) AUSTIN McKEE
Born April 1882 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Baptized at Mifflin United Presbyterian Church
on May 27, 1882.
Became a member of the congregation by "profession
of faith" on 6/12/1897.
He was ordained an elder on June 6, 1913.
Died 1953.

WILLIAM married ELLEN (ELLA) H. GORDON around 1913.
Born 1882.
Became a member of the congregation
by certificate on 10/4/1914.
Died 1946.
Buried at Lebanon Church Cemetery,
West Mifflin, Pa.

Children of WILLIAM and ELLEN:

1. JESSIE ALICE McKEE (1914-1918 - never married)
2. EARL G. McKEE (March 12 to 4/6/1916 - never
married.
3. A. WRAY McKEE (Born 1918, home in Jefferson
Borough, Pa.)

4. CHARLES E. McKEE (son of WILLIAM & SARAH
JANE McKEE)
Born June 1884 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
He became a member of Mifflin United
Presbyterian Church on June 12, 1897.
Died 1944.

Charles married BESSIE (1883-1952)

5. JOHN DAVID McKEE (son of WILLIAM & SARAH McKEE)
Born June 1887 in Jefferson Twp., Pa.
Baptized Sept. 25, 1887 and joined the
Mifflin Congregation on June 20, 1902.
Died 1964.

John married BEATRICE OATS.
Born 1893.
Became a member of Mifflin
Congregation on 6/13/1908.
Died 1992.
John David worked for American Sheet and
Tin, a forerunner of U.S. Steel.

Children of David and Beatrice:
1. JOHN LOWDEN McKEE
Baptized at Mifflin United Presbyterian
Church on 6/2/1918.
He was a University of Pgh. graduate in
in industrial engineering.
2. WILLIAM McKEE
Educated as an engineer.
3. ROBERT McKEE
Surgeon from a hospital in Butler, Pa.

6. ALICE BELLE McKEE (daughter of William and Jane
McKee)
Born Sept. 1895.
Died 1909 of scarlet fever.
Buried at United Presbyterian Cemetery, Rt. 885,
West Mifflin, Pa.

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From web site: http:/www.bicassociates.com/htm/McKee.htm
That was a while ago, and may not be there now. Under Descendants of JAMES McKEE.

Father of WILLIAM L. McKEE who married SARAH JANE
McELHINNEY: JAMES McKEE who was born around 1815, and died February 6, 1854 in Mifflin Twp., Allegheny County, Pa. He married ELIZABETH ?. She was born around 1816, and died January 25, 1894 in Mifflin Twp., Pa.

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According to 1880 CENSUS - UNITED STATES
It states:

pg. 25, dwelling number 203, family number 208
call number 1089

JUST BRIEFLY:

Name: McKEE, ELIZABETH, age 63, widowed
McKEE, WM. L., age 32, son, farmer
McKEE, SARAH J., age 24, daughter-in-law
McKEE, MARY E., age 4, granddaughter
McKEE, JAMES D., age 2, grandson






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