Joseph McKeown

about 1813–
Ardstraw, County Tyrone, Ireland

The Life of Joseph

Joseph McKeown was born about 1813, in Ardstraw, County Tyrone, Ireland as the son of James McKeown. He married Margrett Ann Graham in 1838, in Ireland. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Joseph McKeown
1813–
Margrett Ann Graham
1821–
Marriage: 1838
Joseph McKeown
1839–1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1838
Ireland
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    James McKeown

    Male1778–1869Male

siblings

(7)

    Male1813–Male

    Jane McKeown

    Female1815–1894Female

    David McKeown

    Male1816–Male

    James McKeown

    Male1817–Male

    Matilda McKeown

    Female1818–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1839

Age 26

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1845

Age 32

The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.
1919

Age 106

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of McEwen .

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

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