Jennie McKeeman

1856 Jan 24 Born to David & Margaret (McConahey) McKeeman in New York 1860 Census? 1870 Census, Allen County, IN age 11 1876 Mar 23 Brother John drowned 1876 May 24 Father died 1880 Census, Allen County, IN with mother, age 21 1882 Jan 5 Married Henry F. Dauer, Allen County, IN Margaret born 1893 Bertha born 1896 Francis born 1899 Herbert A. born 1900 Census Mary born 1910 Census, Fort Wayne, IN with husband working hospital & 3 ch. 1920 Census Fort Wayne IN with daughter Mary J and Ernest Felger 1925 Jul 24 Died & buried in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, IN, age 69 Died at daughter's home in Pleasant Mills, IN

CHILDREN OF JENNIE MCKEEMAN & HENRY F. DAUER: 1. MARGARET DAUER m. Lewis Merrillat 2. BERTHA DAUER b. 1893 m. Randolph H. Everett 3. FRANCIS DAUER b. 1896 m. Harvey Everett 4. HERBERT A. DAUER b. 1899 5. MARY DAUER m. Ernest Felger

Descendants of Jennie MCKEEMAN Generation No. 1 1. JENNIE4 MCKEEMAN (DAVID CHARLES *3, WILLIAM *2, ARCHIBALD? *1) was born 24 January 1856 in New York, and died 24 July 1925 in Pleasant Mills, Adams County, Indiana. She married HENRY F. DAUER 05 January 1882 in Allen County, Indiana, son of DAUER DAUER. Children of JENNIE MCKEEMAN and HENRY DAUER are: i. MARY5 DAUER, b. 1887, Indiana; m. ERNEST FELGER. ii. MARGARET DAUER, b. 1884, Indiana; m. LEWIS MERRILLAT. iii. BERTHA DAUER, b. 1893; m. RANDOLPH H. EVERETT. iv. FRANCIS DAUER, b. 1896, Indiana; m. HARVEY EVERETT. v. HERBERT A. DAUER, b. 1899, Indiana.

Jennie was born on January 24, 1856. She married Henry Dauer and had five children: Mary, Bertha, Frances and Herbert. She died on July 24, 1925 at the age of 69. She is buried in Lindenwood Cemetery in Fort Wayne.

MCKEEMAN FAMILY Title: The McKeeman, McConahey family / Author: Hower, Maryellen Larimore. compiled by Maryellen Larimore Hower. Pub info: Ottertail, MN : M.L. Hower, 1990. Subjects: McKeeman family. McConaghy family. Notes: "1 June 1990." Includes bibliographical references. Maryellen Hower's book says children: ____ Merrillat (Mrs. Lewis) Bertha Everett (Mrs. Randolph H.) Children: Richard Clayton, b 14 Apr 1924 Donald Carlton, b 28 Sep 1926 Jean Marie Foor, b 9 Jul 1929 Frances Everett (Mrs. Harvey) Herbert A. Dauer ____ Felger, (Mrs. Ernest) (I found record which named her, Mary.)

1860 FEDERAL CENSUS (age 4)

1870 FEDERAL CENSUS 1870 Census Allen County, Madison Township, IN David MCKEEMAN 49 Farmer Ireland Margaret 37 Ireland John 19 NY Catherine 16 IN Margaret 14 IN Jane 11 IN (age 11) Nancy 9 IN James 7 IN William 6 IN Isobel 5 IN W.M. 4 IN Eliza 1 IN

1880 FEDERAL CENSUS 1880 Census Allen County, Madison Township, Indiana Margaret MCKEEMAN F 45 Head House Ireland Margaret F 23 D NY Ire Ire Jennie F 21 D School NY Ire Ire (age 21) James M 17 S Farm IN Ire Ire Wm M 15 S Farm IN Ire Ire Isabelle F 13 D Home IN Ire Ire Alexander M 12 S Farm IN Ire Ire Eliza E. F 10 D Home IN Ire Ire David C. M 8 S IN Ire Ire Robert B. M 6 S IN Ire Ire Stephan McConaha M 25 Laborer OH Ire OH

1910 FEDERAL CENSUS 1910 Federal Census Indiana, Allen County, Wayne Township, 1602 Lake Dauer, Henry F. 54 M Foreman hosp factory IN GER GER English None Jennie 53 F NY IRE IRE English (age 53) Bertha 17 F Office girl IN IN NY English Office girl Harvesting Co. Francis 14 F Harvest co. IN IN NY English None Herbert 11 M IN IN NY English None

1920 FEDERAL CENSUS ALLEN COUNTY, FORT WAYNE, IN Dauer, Henry F. 1602 Lake Ave. Fort Wayne Father-in-law Enumerated with Ernest H. Felger 102 126 356 Felger, Ernest H. Head R M W 39 M _ Y Y IN GER German OH Y Machinist Helper RR shop W Mary J. Wife F W 33 M _ Y Y IN IN NY Y None Earl Son M W 12 S Y Y Y IN IN IN Y None Paul Son M W 10 S Y Y Y IN IN IN None Virginia Daughter F W 5 S Y _ _ IN IN IN _ None Dauer, Henry F Father-in-law M W 64 M _ Y Y IN GER German GER German Y Foreman Man Jennie Mother-in-law F W 62 M _ Y Y New York Ireland Scotch Ireland Scotch Y None Herbert P. Brothe-in-law M W 21 S Y Y Y IN IN NY Y None

ESTATE OF DAVID MCKEEMAN DIED 1876 (age 20) State of Indiana File Box 301 Allen County Jennie Dauer Jennie A. McKeeman Administratrix of the Estate of David McKeeman, Deceased Margaret S. McKeeman, Sr. Jennie McKeeman now Jennie Dower Maria C. Whyburn Allen Circuit Margaret McKeeman Court Nancy Mercer James McKeeman William McKeeman Isabel B. McKeeman Alexander McKeeman Eliza E. McKeeman April 1882 Trus David C. McKeeman Robert B. McKeeman

MARRIAGE (age 26) 5 Jan 1882 Married Henry Dower, Allen County, IN Marriage Records, Charles Zschoche

ALLEN COUNTY IN OBITUARY INDEX DAUER, Jennie McKeeman News Sentinel July 28, 1925 23:3

NEWSPAPER OBITUARY NEWS SENTINEL, Fort Wayne, IN July 28, 1925 (age 68) Mrs. Jennie McKeeman Dauer, aged 68, wife of Henry F. Dauer, South Whitley, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Rudolph H. Everett, Pleasant Mills, at 4:30 o'clock Monday evening. Death was due to a combination of diseases. Mrs. Dauer is survived by her husband; five children, Mrs. Louis F. Merillat and Mrs. Ernest H. Felger, of Fort Wayne; Mrs. Randolph H. Everett, of Pleasant Mills; Mrs. Harvey A. Everett, of Binghampton, N.Y.; and Herbert A. Dauer, of Denver; eight grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters. William, Alexander, David and Dr. R.B. McKeeman, Mrs. Robert Mercer and Mrs. Ellen Essig, all of Fort Wayne. The body was taken to the home of Mrs. Merillat, 425 Greenwood Avenue. The funeral services will be announced later. Burial in Lindenwood.

Jane Hunter Hodgson Tucson, Arizona

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