I am searching for ancestors and descendents of Mary Ann McKee b circa 1835 Around Bangor Newtownards area Ireland m William Ritchie d 26-1-1898. Mary Ann d 11-6-1899.They had 12 children 4 of these dying as infants or children. The obituary of one of their sons John Ritchie in the Republic Press,Butler,Bates County,Missouri Friday June 27 1930 reads: John Ritchie b in Ballygrainey,Co Down Ireland on August 17 1852 where he spent his childhood and early manhood. Came to the United States in June 1872,lived for about 15 yrs in Illinois after which he moved to Amsterdam Missouri about 2 yrs ago. d at his home June 20 1930. He is survived by 3 brothers Robert Alex and George Ritchie in New Zealand and a brother Will Ritchie in England. Mrs Arthur George a cousin residing in Amsterdam,Missouri, and a cousin Jim Anderson in Kansas.Also several nieces residing in Illinois.Also Mary Ann McKee who watched over him. John Ritchie was interred at the Mt Vernon cemetery. Would just love a response if anyone can connect especially to the McKee line.Willing to share.