Searching for other McKay family members who are from Samuel (born 1734 in Scotland) and Margaret Hamilton McKay. Their children were: Charles Rogers , Isaac, Robert, Thomas Ford, and Jesse McKay, all born before 1760.
Jesse McKay married Marilla Dent and their children were: Charles B., Elizabeth, Ezekiel, George B., Jessell, Mary E., and Samuel P. McKay (all born before 1785).
Samuel McKay married Martha McCauley and their children were: Jane, John, Joseph, Martha, Mary Elizabeth, Pamela, Samuel Jasper, Sarah E., and William Robert McKay.
William Robert McKay married Falbert Cobb and their children were: D.J., Martha, Mary, Henry Owen, Emily, Fabbie, William R., Jr., and Sarah. William and Falbert lived in Copiah County, Mississippi and are buried there.
Henry Owen McKay married Matilda Caroline Davis in Copiah County 06 Sept. 1877. Their children were: Henry Owen Jr., Sisley Falba, John Edwin, Mary Cornelia, Seth Shepherd, Beulah Georgia, Matilda Caroline, and James Buckalew McKay.
Sisley Falba McKay married Robert Lee Kersh in Nacogdoches, Texas, 23 Aug. 1899. Their children were: Viola Eloise, Minnie Lee, Irene Beatrice, Laura Bertie, Swanner Normal, Rayford Middleton, Benjamin Edward, Alma Louise, Wilson McAdoo, Alveda Shirley, and Royal Desmond.
Benjamin Edward Kersh married Mary Caroline Patterson 16 Dec. 1948 and I am their daughter, Kathryn Kersh Nicholson.
I understand that I may have McKay relatives living in East Texas, which is where I also live.
Any and all information would be greatly appreciated.