When Laura Jane McKinney was born in November 1882, in Cabool, Texas, Missouri, United States, her father, Pinkney Jeff Davis McKinney, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Caroline Stogsdill, was 21. She married Aaron Abraham Alward in 1900, in Gage, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Gage, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Lincoln Township, Gage, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 6 February 1964, in Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 81.
Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha or Mac Cionaoith ‘son of ç’, an early Gaelic personal name popular from the ninth century and possibly derived from Pictish.
Irish (northern): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnigh ‘son of Coinneach’, an Old Irish personal name, borne by a Christian saint and Anglicized in Ireland as Canice, which was treated in Scotland as equivalent to Kenneth . This surname was usually Anglicized in Scotland as McKenzie , but is otherwise hard to distinguish from sense 1 above.
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