Kevin has been in the restaurant business for over twenty years. (Kevin's daughters pictured at right). model Kelly,
Since the 1980s Kevin has been actively seeking his family roots and history, which has broadened into quite the MCKEE library and family tree. Kevin's branch of the McKee family, from Donegal Ireland to Peterborough, Canada -- then to Marysville, Kansas -- is documented on his family treemaker website. Additional information is available there including the family tree (by clicking here.). Since there is a lot to learn regarding this branch alone, the search has opened up other research in lateral MCKEE migrations with hopes of linking other families. In order to broaden this search and define it even further, more possibilities open up with DNA reaearch (Thank You, Linda McKee) check out an affordable way and the possibilities of finding more on your MCKEE family line.
While Kevin is working on a MCKEE family publication- he will be sharing information on the MCKEE surname, its beginnings and migrations through links below.(pictures of Great-Grandparents E.J. McKee and wife Anna Randolph 1900 Wedding and Father Vaun L McKee 1950; Click here to view more pictures- McKee
Family-members of William McKee and Sarah Thompson (ones known to have immigrated)- Robert McKee/Anne Elliott brother Samuel McKee/Beaven Elliott and their children- possibly brothers other kin, families settled in Smith Twsp, Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada around 1831 receiving land- Marriages toFitzgerald, Elliott, Roseborough, Finlay,Crawford, in Canada; Randolph,Pelsue,Tarvin,and Dalton (on both sides)- others along the way, some remained Ontario- some (I believe)to Exeter, Huron County, Ontario, Canada then on to Kansas (Marshall County) in 1871. Kevin McKee has extensive research and was involved in two reunions, 1986 and 1998 and is discovering new cousins. Kevin will exchange information; would like to continue to build large family tree. Through his extensive lateral family research, he enjoys the discovery and history involved with Genealogy. Kevin also aknowledges his maternal ancestors in Quick,Ekstrom,Curry,Brady,Raine and others very ably covered by his Aunt Lana (Quick) Lanham and included in the family tree portion. (The Arms of Sir Aeneas Alexander MacKay, 13th Lord Reay, on right).
Please look into the McKee newsletter below, as I will periodically share McKee family histories other than my own direct line, this time- McKees in Ireland as well as the Mackay read. If anyone would like to send me their McKee history by e mail, I can paste- and post it on the Newsletter. Interested in the other Surnames that have crossed my McKee path? I have provided links to folks or pages where there is help. JUST click on the surname above. If you can add more info or have info on another name E-Mail me as I will update this page as frequently as possible.(My grandchildren- Courtney and Madison)
If you would like to get on a mailing list of McKee matters-and a way of communicating with others doing the same: Join the "McKee-L" E-Mail List, a RootsWeb mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the McKee surname. To join, just type the word "subscribe" in the body of an e-mail addressed to McKee-Lemail@example.com for the full version or McKee-Dfirstname.lastname@example.org for the Digest Version. To quit, just type the word "unsubscribe" in the body of an e-mail addressed to McKee-Lemail@example.com.
What do McKees' do? McKees are Realtors, Actors, Athletes and more! Here is a page devoted to what McKees do. Check it out! Are you missing from the page? Just e-mail me.
Do we share the Donegal connection? I have found a site that includes searchable database-Valuation Registers, Taxes, Entitlements, Passenger Lists. If your family was from here its a must see! Check Lindel Buckleys'Donegal Genealogical Resources Great work Lindel!
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You will find general information, including McKee Surname discussion as well as information in areas of my ancestors migrations below:
|[Surname Web]||[Search for your McKee Migration]|
|[ McKee Surname Forum ]||[ Mormon Research Site ]|
McKee Surname Research
|[ McKee Surname Origin (links) ]||[ McKee Origins-Scots Connection]|
|[ McKee Beginnings-Clan MacKay ]||[ John McKee Letter Nov 3 1931]||[ David McKee of Anahilt-Excerpts]||[ McKees U.S.Distribution by Year ]|
|[ Donegal,Ireland Inquiries ]||[ Noble Society of Celts (A society of persons with Celtic Roots and Interests who come together in a seach for and celebration of all things Celtic ]|
|[ Donegal Bulletin Board ]||[ Irish Ancestral Research Association ]||[Donegal Genealogical Resources ]||[The Ulster Scots ]|
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