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merchant , soldier

William James Mckee, American merchant, soldier.

Background

Mckee, William James was born on December 12, 1853 in Madison, Indiana, United States. Son of Robert S. and Celine L. M. Collge Pharmacy.

Education

Sheffield Scientific School, Yale.

Career

Engaged in commercial pursuits. Identified with National Guard of Indiana, in which he became brigadier general commanding in March, 1893, and major general, April, 1905. Appointed brigadier general United States.V., May 27, 1898.

Served until March 15, 1899. Commanding 2d Division, 1st Army Corps. 2d Brigade, 2d Division, 1st Corps.

3d Brigade, 1st Division, 1st Corps, and 2d Separate Brigade, 2d Army Corps. Home: Indianapolis, Ind.

Connections

Married Fannie B. McKinney, February 20, 1878.

father:
Robert S.

mother:
Celine L. M. Collge Pharmacy

spouse:
Fannie B. McKinney