Emily Merillat

1874 Feb Born in Indiana 1880 Census? with parents Married Alexander McKeeman Allen County, IN 1894 Nov 23 Hazel Pearl born Allen Co IN 1896 Sep Gladys I. born Allen Co IN 1900 Census Adams Co IN 1902 July 12 Alvin Cornelius born Fort Wayne, Allen Co IN 1910 Census Allen Co IN 1914 Marjorie Marie born 1920 Census Allen Co IN Fort Wayne 1972 Sep 21 Died in Fort Wayne, Allen Co IN

Descendants of Emily Margaret MERILLAT Generation No. 1 1.  EMILY MARGARET2 MERILLAT  (MERRILLAT1) was born February 1874 in Indiana, and died 21 September 1972 in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana. She married ALEXANDER MCKEEMAN in Indiana, son of DAVID MCKEEMAN and MARGARET MCCONAHEY. Children of EMILY MERILLAT and ALEXANDER MCKEEMAN are: i. HAZEL PEARL3 MCKEEMAN, b. 23 November 1894, Hoagland, Allen County, Madison Township, Indiana; d. 08 December 1909, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana. ii. GLADYS I. MCKEEMAN, b. September 1896; m. WILLIAM PARKER. iii. ALVIN CORNELIUS MCKEEMAN, b. 12 July 1902, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana; d. July 1984, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana. iv. MARJORIE MARIE MCKEEMAN, b. 1914; d. 01 April 1972, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Wayne Township, Indiana; m. JOHN SIMMERS.

1900 FEDERAL CENSUS ADAMS COUNTY, MONROE, IN V 1 ED 6  SH 11 LN 8 MCKEEMAN ALEXANDER Head W M Apr 1862 38 M 6 IN IRE IRE Farmer Y Y Y Emily M Wife W F Feb 26 M 6 2 2 IN SWI SWI Y Y Y Hazle P Daughter W F Nov 1874 5 S IN IN IN Glades I Daughter W F Sept 1896 3 S IN IN IN

1910 FEDERAL CENSUS FORT WAYNE, ALLEN COUNTY, IN McKeeman, Alexander Head M W 45 M1 16 IN IRE IRE Eng Agent Rail Emily M. Wife F W 36 M1 16 3 2 IN Ger US Eng Gladys I Daughter F W 13 S IN IN IN Eng Alvin Son M W 7 S IN IN IN

1920 FEDERAL CENSUS 1920 Federal Census Fort Wayne, Wayne Twp., Allen County, IN MCKEEMAN, Alexander Head 52 IN IN IN Grocer Own store  (age 52) Emily     Wife 45 IN IN IN Alvin     Son  17 IN IN IN Marjorie  Dtr   6 IN IN IN

Third Presbyterian Church Records, Fort Wayne, IN 5 May 1895 Received 27 Feb 1972 Deceased Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, 22 Sep 1972 Mrs. Emily McKeeman Mrs. Emily McKeeman, 98, formerly of 4410 South Park Ave., died at 4:35 p.m. yesterday in the Allen County Health Center where she had lived the past two years.  She was a chared member of the Third Presbyterian Church. Surviving are a son, Alvin, Fort Wayne; a daughter, Mrs. Gladys Parker, Prairie Grove, Tex.; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Mrs. Pearl Merrillat, Fort Wayne. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Chalfant-Perry Klaehn Funeral Home, the Rev. Philip N. Nygaard officiating.  Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery, New Haven.  Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. today.

Jane Hunter Hodgson
Tucson, Arizona

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