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James W. McKimmy
Birth: 1805
Death: Dec., 1872
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

About MCKIMMY, James

Alias: Joseph /MCKINNEY/ Preston County WV (then VA) Records 1853-1860 by Roy L Lockhart (rlockhart 1@@juno.com) shows: The printed 1850 census of Preston Co shows: #1258-1258 James McKinny 40 Pa Farmer Mary 30 Va Mary Ann 10Va Perry 8 Va Susan 7 Va Benjamin 5 Va Frances 3 Va John 1 Va The printed 1860 census of Preston Co shows: #1071-1072 James McKinney 48 Md Farmer Mary 42 Pa Perry 19 Va Laborer Benjamin 16 Va Francis 14 Va Catharine 9 Va James W 4 Va Jasper N 1 Va Rebecca McKenny May 15, 1853 James & Mary McKinny unnamed male McKinney Apr 22, 1855 James & Mary McKinney Jasper McKinny Apr 20, 1859 James & Mary McKinny Deaths 1853-1859 Fanny Rebecca McKinney May 23, 1854 age 1 yr 8 ds James & Mary McKinney unnamed male McKinney Apr 25, 1855 age3 ds James & Mary McKinney -------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------------- Follow-up Re: Morton`s 1914 History of Preston County by: Chris E. Wilt (a habdearab@@aol.com) states: I`m aware of this info but it has some problems: 1. `Monongahela Co Deeds 1784-1810` 2 June 1804, William and Sarah ASHBY, Allegany Co, MD, to Michael WILT, 19 0.5 acres, no adjoiners or place names mentioned. Part of an 800 acre pate nt to Ashby. Consideration: $200. Signed: William Ashby, Sarah Ashby. Witn esses: John Fairfax, Frederick Harsh, Jacob Ridenour. Acknowledged by Sar ah Ashby before John Fairfax and Frederick Harsh, JPs, 11 June 1804. Prov ed by witnesses, June 1804. Del: to Wilt, 17 May 1805. Recorded: OC 3:154- 155. William Wilton Ashby b. 1744 Frederick, MD d. 1804 Garrett, MD & Sarah Wil liams m. 1764 Frederick, MD. - Property sold to Michael Wilt at, or just p rior to, the death of William Ashby. William Ashby was one of the first la nd owners in what is now Garrett County, MD. He received his landas a gra tuity for service in the Revolutionary War. b. recorded as residents of Preston County in 1810, 1820 & 1830 census rep orts. c. recorded birth of Johannes, son of Michael, 1792 at Aurora. 2. John H. Wotring married Catherine Harsh, the widow of Jacob Wilt (Micha el`s son) see: 1860 Preston Co census house # 1018-1019 note `WILT` children of Jo hn H. & Catherine Wotring. above reference > Mary Wilt m. John McKemie (age 27) - Mich. `Morton`s, 19 14 History of Preston County` states on page 405: Michael Wilt came from Pennsylvania about 1835 and settled on the Jacob Wo tring farm, a mile west of Aurora. His widow married John H. Wotring. Osc ar a cashier, is a great-grandson. Add on page 481: Wilt Michael - b. 1785 c, d. 1854 c -m. Susanna -------- -- - c-2:1. Jacob - b. 1808 c, d. 1853 c -m. Catharine Harsh. 2. Franc es - W. 3. Michael - Mineral. 4. Cartarout - m. Jacob Lantz. 5. Ma ry - m. John McKemie- Mich. Also see: Luke McKinney b. 1790c m. Elsie Spencer `A Histo ry of Preston County, Morton` c2* John b. 1810c m. Ellen Sullivan of Monon - Marion Harrison b. 1813 Michael Sarah Wesley Julia Rebecca William H. Alexander Joseph -------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------- The printed 1870 census of Allegany Co., MD shows: James McKimmy Age: 65 VA Farmer Margaret McKimmy Age 60 Keeping House with 3 grandchildren? 1) William McKimmy, Age 15, Occupation: Farm Work 2) Robert McKimmy, Age 10, Occupation: Farm Work 3) Andrew J. McKimmy, Age 25, Occupation: Farm Work...
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Note: James McKimmy middle initial seems to be a {W} as seen on Rev. Perry McKimmy Certified Record of Death. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Wilt McKimmy (1818 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  Marion L. McKimmy (1839 - 1900)*
  Perry McKimmy (1841 - 1931)*
  Benjamin Franklin McKimmy (1843 - 1914)*
  Francis M. McKimmy (1845 - 1907)*
  Sarah Catherine McKimmy Norman (1851 - 1926)*
  James William McKimmy (1856 - 1947)*
  Jasper Newton McKimmy (1859 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Spring Cemetery
Eglon
Preston County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 30, 2009
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James W. McKimmy
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