Ellen Jane McKee

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Ellen Jane McKee

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Virginia, USA
Death: Died in Virginia, USA
Place of Burial: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery (Plot: Lewis 320 3), Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Mckee and Rachel McKee
Wife of Alexander Smiley and James Berry
Mother of Martha "MAttie" Annis Varner and John W Smiley
Sister of James Moffatt Mckee

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About Ellen Jane McKee

Year: 1860; Census Place: District 1, Augusta, Virginia; Roll: M653_1333; Page: 676;

  • Name: Elen J Smiley
  • Age: 38
  • Birth Year: abt 1822
  • Gender: Female
  • Birth Place: Virginia
  • Home in 1860: District 1, Augusta, Virginia
  • Post Office: Staunton
  • Family Number: 1398
  • Value of real estate: View image
  • Household Members: Name Age
  • Alexander Smiley 52
  • Elen J Smiley 38
  • John W Smiley 12
  • Martha A Smiley 4

Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940

  • Name: Ellen Jane Smiley [Ellen Jane Mckee]
  • Gender: Female
  • Marital Status: Widowed
  • Age: 48
  • Birth Date: 1823
  • Birth Place: Augusta Co., VA.
  • Marriage Date: 23 Feb 1871
  • Marriage Place: Moffit Creek, Augusta, Virginia
  • Father: James Mckee
  • Mother: Rachael Moffitt
  • Spouse: James Berry
  • FHL Film Number: 30416
  • Reference ID: No 2817
  • * Name: James Berry
  • * Gender: Male
  • * Marital Status: Widowed
  • * Age: 62
  • * Birth Date: 1809
  • * Birth Place: Augusta Co., VA.
  • * Marriage Date: 23 Feb 1871
  • * Marriage Place: Moffit Creek, Augusta, Virginia
  • * Father: Charles Berry
  • * Mother: Ann Ralston
  • * Spouse: Ellen Jane Smiley
  • * FHL Film Number: 30416
  • * Reference ID: No 2817

Year: 1880; Census Place: Riverhead, Augusta, Virginia; Roll: 1354; Family History Film: 1255354; Page: 201B; * Enumeration District: 017

  • Name: Ellen J. Berry
  • Age: 57
  • Birth Year: abt 1823
  • Birthplace: Virginia
  • Home in 1880: Riverhead, Augusta, Virginia
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Relation to Head of House: Wife
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse's Name: James Berry
  • Father's Birthplace: Virginia
  • Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
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  • Occupation: Keeps House
  • Cannot read/write:Blind:Deaf and dumb:Otherwise disabled:Idiotic or insane: View image
  • Household Members: Name Age
  • James Berry 71
  • Ellen J. Berry 57

Ellen Jane McKee is the daughter of James McKee and Rachel Wilson (Widow Moffett) of Augusta Co., VA. Her grandparents were Wm McKee and Jean Kenady/Kennedy. She married first to Alexander Smiley, residing on Walkers Creek. They had a daughter, Martha "Mattie" A. Smiley, who married John A.R. Varner, the son of Charles Varner and Sallie Wallace on 15 Oct 1874. She became a widow in 1864. She married James Berry, on 23 Feb 1871, in Augusta Co., VA and he died in 1882.

On the 1860 District 1, Augusta Co., VA census, I found farmer Alexander Smiley, 52; Elen J., 38; John W., 12 and Martha A., 4, all VA born.

On the 1870 District 1, Augusta Co., VA census, I found farmer Alexander Smiley, 52; Elen J Smiley, 38; John W Smiley, 12 and Martha A Smiley, 4, all VA born.

On the 1880 Riverheads, Augusta Co., VA census, I found farmer James Berry, 71 and wife Ellen J. Berry, 57, both VA born.

She had a brother, James Moffett McKee.

Is her mother the Rachel McKee, 1787-1848, at Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, FaG # 37814626?

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Ellen Jane McKee's Timeline

1822
July 6, 1822
Virginia, USA
1848
1848
Age 25
Virginia, United States
1856
February 3, 1856
Age 33
Virginia, USA
1902
December 5, 1902
Age 80
Virginia, USA
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Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery (Plot: Lewis 320 3), Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia USA