William M McKee

Male14 November 1801–22 December 1846

Brief Life History of William M

When William M McKee was born on 14 November 1801, in McKee, Jackson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert McKee, was 54 and his mother, Elizabeth Miller, was 46. He married Rhoda Phebe Butcher on 7 September 1826, in Putnam, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 22 December 1846, in Mill Grove, Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 45.

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William M McKee
Rhoda Phebe Butcher
Marriage: 7 September 1826
David Mckee
T Harriett McKee
Alfred McKee
Francis Marion McKee
Eliza A. McKee
Marguerite Elizabeth Mckee

Sources (2)

  • William McKee, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
  • William Mckee, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 September 1826Putnam, Indiana, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries 1803: Louisiana Purchase, United States 1812: Missouri Territory, United States 1821: Missouri, United States

    1818 · Jackson Purchase

    Age 17

    The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha or Mac Aoidh ‘son of Aodh’, an old personal name meaning ‘fire’. Thus, this name has the same origin as McKay , McGee , McCoy , and McHugh .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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