William H. McKew

Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Death 28 Feb 1927 (aged 75)
Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 167637422 · View Source
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WILLIAM H. McKEW, a retire member of the Baltimore Police Department, died last night at his home, 1335 Hanover Street, as a result of heart trouble and complications.

He was in his 76th year and served as a patrolman at the old Hanover Market for 46 years.

Born July 27, 1851, Mr. McKew was appointed a member of the Police Department on July 23, 1877 and retired at the age of 73 on January 17, 1924. He leaves a son, Sergeant Michael J. McKew of the Central Police District.

His late brother, Michael McKew was also a patrolman in the Southern District, being appointed three years earlier than his younger brother.

Also surviving are sons, Rev. Thomas J. McKew, John F. McKew and Francis McKew. a daughter Miss Catherine G. McKew and a sister, Mrs. Fannie Parks.

Baltimore Sun, 3/1/1927

On February 28, 1927, WILLIAM H., beloved husband of the late Margaret McKew (nee Fahey).
Father of Rev. Thomas J. McKew. Member of the Holy Name Society of St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church.
Funeral from his residence, 1335 Hanover Street. Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Mary Star of the Sea. Interment in New Cathedral Cemetery.

Baltimore Sun, 3/2/1927

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