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Re: William McConnell 1783-1864
Posted by: Sheena McConnell/Bynum Date: October 21, 2000 at 08:19:51
In Reply to: William McConnell 1783-1864 by Sandra McConnell Mauldin of 1296

I am building a family tree and my problem is I
> never
> got to meet my Grand father so I don't know much
> about
> him other then some pictures. my dad last saw him
> when
> he was 3. what I know about the McConnell's is his
> name is Donald Keith McConnell he had 3 brothers by
> the names of: Charlie, William (Bill), Lloyd and I
> think there mothers name was Bertie Grace or Grace
> Bertie ( She was a Nurse) she divorced Donald's dad
> and married Dr Mac McCarthy and they lived in
> Wyoming,
> they wre doctor and Nurse in Wyoming on the Indian
> Reservation) .Donald's aunt and uncles name was
> Lynn & cleo Wagner ( not sure of this spelling) They
> owned one of the first car lots in Oklahoma City on
> Broadway Extension and the address of this car lot was N.E. 13th St & Broadway. I think it was a Ford car lot.. They lived in Mustang Oklahoma address Rt 6. then moveing to Nichols hills in Oklahoma (?) Lynn Wagner had brothers and sisters I just dont know there names and i'm not sure how to spell Lynn Wagner.
> My
> Grand Father Donald Keith McConnell went to
> millitary
> school.(PFC Donald K. McConnell Head Quaters company
> Academy Regh. Ft Benning Georgia, Aug 12, 1946) He
> married my Grand Mother Deloris Birtha
> Muir( from Wheatland Oklahoma), he divorced her when
> my dad was 3?, I have a picture of him we beleave he
> married a lady named Betty J. (once again not sure)
> as
> a child my dad use to look up every Donald McConnell
> in the phone book it made me so sad to see my dad
> cry,he would ask them if they was his father .He
> never
> wanted any thing from him just to see him one more
> time my dad's health seems to be getting worse as he
> gets older. my grand mother has been gone for a long
> time now and some times you just wonder if he is out
> there or things about him or if I have aunts and
> uncles, my dad is 50 now and this is the least I can
> do for him, if any one can help me with anything at
> all, Please do... Thank you.
> you may email me at : Sheenabynum@yahoo.com
> P.S. he has 6 grand children
> Donlad K, Sheena K, Jason E, Sheila D,
> Samantha A, Jon C. and 2 grand children
> Bryar D. @ Megan L.
> If you could forward this to Mcconnell's any one
> with
> any kind of help what so ever feel free to email me,
> my dad has no Brothers or sisters so you can see why
> I
> want to find out about my grand father all of my
> grand
> mother is dead she died at 58 yurs old , The only thing I know is what My grand
> mother told me before she passed away and most I am finding is untrue which really hurts I talked to her best friend Geraldine who was married to Bernie she told me my dads dad loved him very much! he never knew that he just remeber his dad carrying him around and he had a motor cycle and before he left he gave my dad a ride in Wheatland Oklahoma in the church parking lot across the street from where there were living at the time .God Bless you
> and your Family and Thank you for reading this
> letter
> of hope.



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