John Reaney/Raney, b Mar 1812 in County Derry Ireland married Matilda McKEE, b. 1812 probably in Ireland. They lived Richmond Co., GA.
Looking for ancestry of both.
John Reaney's tombstone in Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, GA, reads Sacred to the memory of John Reaney, who departed this life on 25 May 1858, aged 46 years.He was a native of County Derry Ireland.For the last 21 years a resident of Augusta, GA.His spirit is gone to the love he confessed.To a Saviors Arms, whose love he confessed.This stone has been erected by his Brother Mechanics of the Georgia Railroad.As a token of respect for their deceased brother.
Their children (all b. Augusta, GA) were Francis William Reaney, b. 1838 m. Margaret Gow Elizabeth W. Reaney, b. 1838 m. Albert King Francis James Reaney, b. 1843, d. 1844 Mary Ann Reaney, b. 1846, m. Charles A. Robbe Joseph Reaney, b. 1848, d 1849 John Reaney, b. 1850, d. 1860