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From: "Sylvia Rowe" <>
Subject: Re: [VAGLOUCE] McKeand children
Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2006 22:18:50 -0500
More info on George and Robert West if you have it and I might be able to
figure it out! The only Mckeand I have in my data base is Priscilla.
Sending you full report via email, but all I have on McKeand is Priscilla as
1. JOHN1 MCKEAND He married UNKNOWN.
Notes for JOHN MCKEAND:
Revolutinary War and Richmond City Council.
Child of JOHN MCKEAND and UNKNOWN is:
2. i. PRISCILLA2 MCKEAND.
Generation No. 2
2. PRISCILLA2 MCKEAND (JOHN1) She married MEAUX THORNTON.
Notes for MEAUX THORNTON:
Blue Plains was his home.Posted by Anne Baker on October 04, 1998 at
Seeking information the descendants of William Thornton b 1699 & d 1745
Gloucester Co Va m cir 1725,
Anne Meux or Meaux of New Kent Co., Va. b 1709 & d after 1745. Children :
Anne, Elizabeth, William,
Jr, Meaux Thornton (have the most confusing information on him), Richard; &
John Thornton bc 1743 &
d 1822 Hanover Co., Va. m Sarah Mynn Thurston..they had 7 children. Only
have records on the children
Meaux & John. What happened to the others? Need help on the family of Meaux
Thornton of Gloucester.
Child of PRISCILLA MCKEAND and MEAUX THORNTON is:
3. i. JOHN ALEXANDER BUCHANAN3 THORNTON, b. September 07, 1803, "Blue
Plains", Gloucester, VA; d. March 31, 1877, Hill Cemetery, Hayes, Gloucester
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Subject: [VAGLOUCE] McKeand children
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> I am researching Elizabeth Carter McKeand. She was the eldest of five
> children who were orphaned about 1792. I have reason to believe that the
> children were sent to Gloucester Co from their home in Richmond. In 1792
> the names and ages of the children were Elizabeth (age 19), Jeannett (age
> 17), Priscilla (age15), John (age 12), and Willis (age11). Elizabeth and
> Jeannett later married brothers, Robert West and George West,
> respectively, in Gloucester Co, however, I am unable to find the dates of
> these marriages. If anyone has information on the McKeand children I
> would appreciate it.
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