FRANCIS McKIMMY

Company "E" Sixth West Virginia Cavalry

Compiled by Linda Cunningham Fluharty.

FRANCIS
(Image provided by Jack Otis Shaw, Descendant.)

SERVICE RECORD OF FRANCIS McKIMMY

CORRECT SURNAME SPELLING; STATEMENT OF BENJAMIN McKIMMY
(Provided by Thomas D. Ladner)

McKIMMY REUNION, 1949
(Provided by Thomas D. Ladner)


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Pension Index Card - Francis McKimmy

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Pension Index Card - Anna E. McKimmy

FRANCIS McKIMMY was the son of James McKimmy (and other spelling variations) and Mary Elizabeth Wilt. His brother, Benjamin McKimmy, also served in Company "E" of the 6th Cavalry. Brother, Marion, served in Company "E" 15th West Virginia Infantry.

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

1860 Census, Preston County, (West) Virginia
James McKinney, 48, Farmer, b Md
Mary, 42, b Pa
Perry, 19, b Va
Benjamin, 16, b Va
Francis, 14, b Va
Catharine, 9, b Va
James, 4, b Va
Jasper, 1, b Va

On March 29, 1866, in Tucker County, West Virginia, Francis McKimmey, 20, married Elizabeth Wolf, 18, both born in Preston County. His parents are stated as Jas & M McKimmey and hers were Isaac & S Wolf. (1)The McKimmey surname difficult to read. (2) Elizabeth's name was Ann(a) Elizbeth in subsequent records.

1870 Census, Saint George, Tucker County, West Virginia
Francis McKenny, 25, Farmer, b Va
Ann E., 22, b Va
George, 4, b W Va
Isaac, 1, b W Va

1880 Census, Union District, Preston County, West Virginia
Francis McKimmey, 35, Farmer, b Va
Ann E., 33, b Va
Geo. E., 13, b W Va
Isaac, 12, b W Va
Anthony, 10, b W Va
Dora, 8, b W Va
Angeletta, 5, b W Va
J. Ellsworth, 3, b W Va

1900 Census, Ogden, Lenawee County, Michigan
Francis McKinney, 54, b Sept 1845 W Va, married 34 yrs, US Pension?, b Va
Anna E., 52, b Nov 1847 W Va, Carpet Weaver
Frank, 14, b Oct 1885 Mich
Selah? Corkins, granddaughter, 6, b June 1893 Ohio

Francis M. McKimmy died in Fairfield, Lenawee County, Michigan on March 29, 1907. He is buried at Fairfield Cemetery, Fairfield, Michigan.

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