Albert Rutherford McKeown

Born: 22 Jan 1871 in Iowa (see note 1)
Died: 23 Jul 1954 (see note 2)
Buried: Ashland Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri

Father: John Glasgow McKeown
Mother: Annie Parker

Second wife: Minnie Louise Poolman

Married: 17 Jun 1897 (see note 3)

Carrie A. Nantz

Born: 9 Oct1876, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa
Died: 25 Jul 1917, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
Burial: Aspen Grove Cemetery, Burlington, Iowa, Plot: Block 234 Lot 4 Grave 6

Father: Frederick Nantz (1837 - 1883)
Mother: Frederika Brumm (1848 - 1848)


Notes for: Albert Rutherford McKeown

McKeown Family Bible record: Marriages. From Dale Thompson. 
Albert R and Mrs. Minnie C____ (written over decorated edging) married.

The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 8, July 27, 1917; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

Notes for Carrie A. Nantz

Mrs. Carrie McKeoun (sic) passed away at her home in St. Joseph, Missouri. Carrie Nance (sic) was born in Burlington, October 9, 1876, was married to A. R. McKeoun (sic) in 1897, and about twelve years ago, the family moved to St Joseph, where the husband is employed in the railroad service. Deceased is survived by the husband and one child, the mother, and the following sisters: Mrs. N. T. (sic) Smith, of Texas; Mrs. E. Wells, Mrs. J. W. Zurmuehlen and Mrs. Henry Klem (sic), of this city. Many friends will hold her in affectionate remembrance.

The arrangements for the funeral will be announced later.


The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 8, July 28, 1917; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

Mrs. Carrie A. McKeown, wife of Albert R. McKeown, died at her home, 1017 Green street, St. Joseph, Missouri, Wednesday evening (July 25, 1917), at 8 o'clock.

She was a member of. Spruce street Methodist church, where an Impressive service, was held Thursday afternoon, and the remains arrived here at 4:15 this morning and the funeral services will be held at 2205 South Main street, at 9:30 this (Saturday) morning.

Missouri Death Certificates, Missouri State Archives:

Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Certificate of Death: file no.: 24524; registered no.: 812; Place of death: county: Buchanan; registration district no.: St. Joseph; primary registration district no.: illegible; number/street/ward: 1017 Green

Full name: Carrie McKeown; personal and statistical particulars: sex: female; color or race: white; single, married, widowed or divorced: married; date of birth: October 9, 1876; age: 40 years, 9 months, 16 days; occupation of deceased: housewife; birthplace: state or country: Iowa; name of father: unknown; birthplace of father: state or country: Germany; maiden name of mother: Julia (sic: Frederika) Brumm; birthplace of mother: state or country: Germany; informant: A. R. McKeown; address: 1017 Green Street

Filed: July 25, 1917; registrar: H. DaLamater; medical certificate of death: date of death: July 25, 1917; I hereby certifiy, that I attended deceased from: July 3, 1917, to July 25, 1917; that I last saw her alive on: July 25, 1917; and that death occurred on the date stated above at 8 p.m.; the cause of death was as follows: Bright's Disease, Chronic; signed: W. H. Hill, M.D., July 26, 1917; address: Cone Building; place of burial, cremation, or removal: Burlington, Iowa; date of burial: July 26, 1917; undertaker: R. Meyerhoffer; address: 824 Felix.

Information courtesy of DW Brumm on Find-A-Grave.