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Samuel McKee

Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky, USA
Death: December 11, 1898 (65)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Place of Burial: Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky USA
Immediate Family:

Son of James McKee and Sallie McKee
Husband of Sophia Brainerd
Father of Frank / Francis R McKee; Benjamin McKee; Samuel McKee; Eugenia Nettelroth; Mary Greer and 1 other
Brother of Louisa (Luisa) Fletcher; William Mckee; John McKee; Elizabeth McKee; Richard Melvin McKee and 6 others

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.

  • Residence: 1850 - Montgomery county, Montgomery, Kentucky
  • Residence: 1860 - Mount Sterling, Montgomery, Kentucky, United States
  • Residence: 1880 - Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
  • Residence: 1850 - Montgomery county, Montgomery, Kentucky
  • Residence: 1860 - Mount Sterling, Montgomery, Kentucky, United States
  • Residence: 1880 - Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

US Congressman. Elected to represent Kentucky's 2nd and 9th Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1865 to 1869. (bio by: [fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=46537737" target="_blank K)] Maintained by: Find A Grave Record added: Jan 19, 2003

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Samuel McKee's Timeline

1833
November 5, 1833
Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky, USA
1860
August 6, 1860
Age 26
Louisville,Jefferson,Kentucky
1862
February 20, 1862
Age 28
Louisville,Jefferson,Kentucky
1867
January 27, 1867
Age 33
Louisville,Jefferson,Kentucky
1870
March 13, 1870
Age 36
Louisville,Jefferson,Kentucky
1872
September 11, 1872
Age 38
Louisville,Jefferson,Kentucky
1878
1878
Age 44
KY
1898
December 11, 1898
Age 65
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
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Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky USA