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Northern Ireland Linen Mill

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Re: Northern Ireland Linen Mill

Posted: 29 Jun 2010 8:43AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: McKee MacKey MacDowell

I just found a photo and on the back its says "Uncle Robert and Nellie McDowell, all our lovely Irish linens come from their mill in Belfast."

Nellie would have been my Great Great Grandmother's Sister. She would have been Nellie MacKey.

Her sister Margaret MacKey (possible Margarite-from one hand written note) married a Mckee (Robert according to LDS records-possibly George matching family names with 1891 Scotland census records).

Margaret's daughter Wilhemina McKee (my Great Grandmother) married John M. Krause. Their daughter Mildred E. Krause was my Grandmother.

So I guess i should be looking for a McDowell Linen Mill.

But to answer your question, Wilhemina was born in Belfast according to LDS records. My records show that the McKee's were from Scotland but I am now confused by the discrepancy between the Robert vs George.

If you can shed any light on the matter that would be greatly appreciated.


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robandcindy2 27 Jun 2010 12:55PM GMT 
jeanold425 28 Jun 2010 2:07AM GMT 
robandcindy2 29 Jun 2010 2:43PM GMT 
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