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William A. McDaniels
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1849
Death: Apr. 27, 1911

Son of Benjamin Walton McDaniels and Adelaide Barris.

He was married 6 June 1870 in Philadelphia to Kate Keilneker (

The 1910 census shows his widowed mother Adelaide McDaniels and wife "Kale" from Germany living with him.

The death record for his stillborn unnamed son, buried in this same cemetery (called "Belgrade Street") called his wife "Kate." The family lived on Rainbow St. at the time. (

The couple next had twin daughters, Mary and Annie, in 1873, and Jettie in 1883.

His military pension from the cavalry cites both his middle name, Andrews (which was a family surname on his father's side), and wife, Kate:

The 1880 census reported he worked in a woolen mill, along with an Adelaide, 13, called his daughter but who, more than likely, was his younger sister. From another census, his sister Adelaide's birthdate was similar, and pre-dates William's marriage to Kate.

By 1900, he was a street foreman, but others in the family still worked at the woolen mill.

His death record is at

It appears that this burial was removed from this burial to North Cedar Hills, where a tombstone shows at memorial # 147035508

Family links: 
  Benjamin Walton McDaniels (1817 - 1877)
  Adelaide McDaniel (1827 - 1914)
  Douglas H. McDaniel (____ - 1939)**
  Elizabeth C Yoast (1840 - 1890)**
  William A. McDaniels (1849 - 1911)
  Thomas P. McDaniels (1852 - 1898)*
  Robert B. McDaniel (1859 - 1916)*
  Oliver S McDaniel (1870 - 1953)**
*Calculated relationship
Kensington Burial Ground
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Sue Patterson Miller Smi...
Record added: Jul 29, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114559200
William A. McDaniels
Added by: Sue Patterson Miller Smith
William A. McDaniels
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