On the 1870 census, Mary McKelvy, age 28 was living with John McKelvy, age 5 in Cass, Schuylkill, PA. In October 1870 Mary McKelvey married John Alexander in Minersville, Schuylkill, PA. Mary and John had five more children together: Martha, Isabelle, Sarah, James and William. Mary died in 1908. On the 1880 and 1900 census she said she was born in New Brunswick and Eng. Canada and that her parents were from Scotland. On the 1900 census she said she immigranted to the US abt. 1858.
Here are Mary's parents and siblings:
Name:John McCawley Age in 1860:60 Birth Year:abt 1800 Birthplace:Scotland Home in 1860:Cass, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania Gender:Male Value of real estate:View Image
Household Members:NameAge John McCawley Scotland 60 Ireal McCawley (Sarah), Scotland 60 Mary McCawley Nova Scotia b. 1840 20 Davis McCawley (David), Nova Scotia b. 1842 18 Margaret McCawley Nova Scotia b. 1851 9
NameArrival DateEstimated Birth YearGenderPort of DepartureLast ResidenceShip Name John McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1798MalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Sarah McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1803FemalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Marry McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1840FemalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit David McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1841MalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Susan McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1851FemalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Margaret McCalvey24 Aug 1859abt 1858FemalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Saml McLudy24 Aug 1859abt 1809MalePort Joggins, Nova ScotiaBlue Grit Viewing 1-7 of 7
Mary's brother: U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865 about David McCeley Name: David McCeley Residence: Cass, Pennsylvania (Schuylkill County) Class: 1 Congressional District: 10th Age on 1 July 1863: 20 Race: White Marital Status: Unmarried (Single) Place of Birth: B America (British America)
After 1863 I can find no trace of Mary's parents and siblings.