The earliest known ancestor is John J. McKenney. Documentation states he was from Northern Ireland. He was a firefighter in Cleveland, Ohio as his descendants John Edward, Harvey John Sr., Harvey John Jr., Ralph Sr.,would be.
Ireland is an island in the northeastern Atlantic ocean. Latitude 52, 53, 54, 55 degrees North. Longitude 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, degrees West. Area in square miles is 27,136. Population in 1984 is estimated at 3,555,000. It is a republic and an independent, sovereign nation with Dublin as the capital. Language is English and Irish Gaelic.
MCKENNEY is traditionaly spelled with a raised small "c" that is underscored "_" and a capital "K". Many ancestors have this spelling on documents and headstones. I was taught to write my name this way.
Other primary names in MY FAMILY TREE are: CARLIN, COLLINS, CORLISS, KELLY, KORDIC, MILLER, PUTNAM, TATE, and THOMPSON.
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