Samuel Mckee (1833 - 1898)

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Birthplace: Mt. Sterling, Montgomery, Ky
Death: Died in Louisville, Jefferson, Ky.
Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Samuel Mckee

He was a lawyer in Louisville, Ky., practicing in all the State Courts and giving special attention to all business in the United States and Canada. He has had 20 years' experience in the United States Court practice.

McKEE, Samuel - a Representative from Kentucky; born near Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, Ky., November 5, 1833; attended the common schools; was graduated from Miami University, Oxford , Ohio, in 1857, and the Cincinnati Law School in 1858; was admitted to the bar and commence d practice in Mount Sterling, Ky., in 1858; served in the Union Army during the Civil War a s a captain in the Fourteenth Regiment, Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry; elected as an Unconditional Unionist to the Thirty-ninth Congress (March 4, 1865-March 3, 1867); successfully contested as a Republican the election of John D. Young to the Fortieth Congress and served from Jun e 22, 1868, to March 3, 1869; was not a candidate for renomination in 1868; delegate to the Southern Loyalist Convention at Philadelphia in 1866; pension agent in Louisville, Ky., 1869-1 871; resumed the practice of law; died in Louisville, Ky., December 11, 1898; interment in Cave Hill Cemetery.

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Samuel Mckee's Timeline

1833
November 4, 1833
Mt. Sterling, Montgomery, Ky
1859
October 5, 1859
Age 25
1860
August 6, 1860
Age 26
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky
1862
January 20, 1862
Age 28
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky.
1867
June 27, 1867
Age 33
1870
March 15, 1870
Age 36
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky
1872
September 11, 1872
Age 38
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky
1878
April 19, 1878
Age 44
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky
1898
December 11, 1898
Age 65
Louisville, Jefferson, Ky.
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Cave Hill Cemetery Louisville, Jefferson, Ky.