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Subject: Re: [MCKAMEY] James McKemy
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2001 03:23:59 -0600
On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 12:19:22AM -0500, wrote:
> Please read the following and see if it fits with the information you have.
> Possibly, since Virginia is involved.
> We have Samuel Walker and Jane Patterson (m 5 Dec 1740 in Augusta Co., VA)
> > who bore Samuel Walker (1 of 8 chn) in 1748. He married Susannah McDonald
> > (b 3 Nov 1765 Augusta Co on Buffalo Creek of Roanoke River) on 26 Oct 1786
> > . Fincastle VA.
> Their child John McKamy who resided in East Tenn. (1775-16 Aug 1827) (1 of 6
> chn) married Jane Patterson Walker (1787-1856) on 19 Oct 1808 in Roane Co
> Tenn.and bore William Cooper McKamy (10 Dec 1810-1887) in Roane Co Tenn.
> Jane Patterson Walker McKamy was widowed as noted in 1827. She and her
> children then freed all the slaves and migrated to Illinois, settled in Sec 5
> of Chalmers Twp, McDonough Co IL in June 1832.
> William Cooper McKamy married Octavia Robertson (1818-1904). Their child
One of us, probably me, has this line garbled. I have this William
Cooper McK Jr marrying Rachel Wester in 1845 and dying without issue in
Dallas Co Texas in 1851. Have you heard anything like that before?
> George Nelson McKamy (1854-1928) married Emily Moore. Their child Samuel
> Walker McKamy (1882-1954) married Mary Elizabeth Clark (1883-1922).
> Their child Marion Walker McKamy (1907-1996) married Louise Marie VanBrooker
> (b 1916). Their child, Richard Walker McKamy was born in 1941, and is my
> Does this fit with anything you are involved with researching? We are
> looking for the father of John McKamy. Possibly John McCamie a preacher in
> New York.
Here is what I have for the McK ancestors of William Cooper McK Jr:
William Cooper & Jane Walker
William & Isabella Cooper
John & Agnes Waddell
John & Margaret
Robert (father of Rev. Francis) & ?
If/when we get this resolved, I would like to have all your descendants
of William Cooper McK Jr.
Onward! Through the Fog!