Company "E" Fifteenth West Virginia Infantry

Compiled by Linda Cunningham Fluharty.

(Image provided by Jack Otis Shaw.)

(Provided by Thomas D. Ladner)


These pages were inadvertently omitted from his larger Service Record.
The larger file contains nothing significant except that he was sick in late 1864.
He served as a Nurse.

From West Virginia Adjutant General's Records. Mustered out at Richmond on June 14, 1865.

Pension Index Card

MARION McKIMMY was the son of James McKimmy (and other spelling variations) and Mary Elizabeth Wilt. Brothers, Francis and Benjamin, served in Company "E" 6th West Virginia Cavalry.

1850 Census, District 45, Preston County, (West) Virginia
James McKinny, 40, Farmer, b Md
Mary, 30, b Pa
Mary Ann [Marion], 10, b Va
Perry, 8, b Va
Susan, 7, b Va
Benjamin, 5, b Va
Francis, 3, b Va
John, 1, b Va

Marion McKimmy married Elenora C. Brafford of Preston County before the 1860 census.

1860 Census, Preston County, (West) Virginia
Marion McKinney, 20, Farmer, b Va
Eleanora, 20, b Va
William H. Dewitt, 21, b Md

1880 Census, Ryans Glade, Garrett County, Maryland
Marion McKimmey, 41, Farmer, b Va
Eleanore, 40, b Va
Loyed D., 19, b W Va
Rebecca P., 17, b W Va
Mary I., 14, b W Va
Benjamin F., 11, b W Va
Dona E., 9, b W Va
Sarah C., 7, b Md
Anna S., 7, b Md
Sophronia, 4, b Md
Summers C., 4, b Md
Tracy F., 2, b Md

Marion McKimmy died on May 12, 1900 at Wilson (Table Rock), Garrett County, Maryland. He is buried at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Saint George, Tucker County, West Virginia.

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