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Elvira Means McKeever
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1842
Ray County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 14, 1907
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

w/Archibald MC KEEVER

The Valley Falls New Era
Thursday
May 16, 1907

Death of Mrs. McKeever.

Mrs. Elvira Means McKEEVER, wife of Archibald McKEEVER, died Tuesday morning at her home in Topeka after an illness dating back to last winter, when she sustained a fractured hip as the result of a fall. Mrs. McKEEVER was born in Ray County, mo., 1842, and would have been 65 years old next month. She came to Kansas in 1859 and two years later married Archibald McKEEVER. They lived on a farm near Valley Falls until their removal to Topeka in 1903. Mrs. McKEEVER is survived by her husband and six sons; E.D. McKEEVER, Topeka; J.R. McKEEVER and H.S. McKEEVER, Oklahoma City; G.V. McKEEVER, Valley Falls; Prof. W.A. McKEEVER, Manhattan, and H.G. McKEEVER, Enid, Ok.
The funeral was held from the Methodist church here Thursday at 10 o'clock, Rev. C.S. ZOOK officiating at the services. All the sons and the father, many relatives and friends were in attendance. The body was laid to rest in Rose Hill cemetery by the side of her son Joseph and a daughter.
Extracted by James Laird


Elvira was the daughter of James Cravens Means and Elvira McWilliams. Her husband was Archibald D. McKeever.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Cravens Means (1808 - 1851)
  Elvira McWilliams Means (1815 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Archibald McKeever (1830 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Joseph L. McKeever (1862 - 1896)*
  James Raney McKeever (1863 - 1945)*
  Edwin D. McKeever (1866 - 1923)*
  W. A. McKeever (1868 - 1940)*
  George V. McKeever (1870 - 1940)*
  Harry S McKeever (1874 - 1962)*
  Nellie McKeever (1880 - 1885)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wylie Means (1835 - 1911)*
  Elvira Means McKeever (1842 - 1907)
  James Leonnard Means (1844 - 1902)*
  Juliett Means Haymore (1847 - 1868)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley Falls Cemetery
Valley Falls
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Corky Swanson
Originally Created by: A & R
Record added: Apr 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25720507
Elvira <i>Means</i> McKeever
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Elvira <i>Means</i> McKeever
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Elvira <i>Means</i> McKeever
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