Joseph Alpheum McKenzie

Joseph Alpheum McKenzie

Male 1884 - 1966  (82 years)

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  • Name Joseph Alpheum McKenzie 
    Born 15 Mar 1884  Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jul 1966  Cumberland, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary in Cumberland News July 13, 1966. His wife is said to have pre-deceased him.

      From death certificate obtained by Don Kagle: Joseph A. McKenzie, son of Enoch McKenzie and Cecelia Whitacre (sic: Cecelia was Joseph's wife, not his mother; mother was Mary Jane Adkins); widowed; retired brakeman for W.M. R.R.; born March 15, 1884, Cumberland; died July 12, 1966, Cumberland, of coronary artery disease; buried May 15, 1966, St. Patrick's, Cumberland; informant, William McKenzie.


      Obit: Joseph A. McKenzie, 82, died yesterday at the home of his sister, Mrs. Ida Reitmeier, 208 Columbia Street. Born in Cumberland, he was a son of the late Enoch and Mary (Adkins) McKenzie. His wife, Cecelia (Whitacre) McKenzie, preceded him in death. Mr. McKenzie was a retired B&O Railroad brakeman, a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, Men of LaVale, and St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Besides his sister, he is survived by a son, William P. McKenzie, Potomac Park; two daughters, Mrs. Regina Young and Mrs. Adeline Barham, city; 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. The body is at the Stein Funeral Home where friends will be received from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p. m. Requiem mass will be celebrated Friday at 9 a. m. at St Patrick's Church and interment will follow in the church cemetery. The rosary will be recited at the funeral home tomorrow at 8:45 p. m. The Cumberland News, July 13, 1966.

      Marriage information per the research of Ray Leidinger, Cumberland, Maryland. All information pulled from western Maryland marriage records.

      From the research of Joseph Edward McKenzie:

      JOSEPH ALPHEUS MCKENZIE WAS BORN NEAR THE WINCHESTER BRIDGE ON WINCHESTER
      RD. THIS BRIDGE IS GONE,IT USED TO BE NEAR THE COUNTRY CLUB MALL IN
      LAVALE MARYLAND. THIS INFO IS FROM VIRGIL MCKENZIE'S HISTORY.
      HE IS ALSO LISTED WITH HIS FAMILY ON FILM PAGE#1281 OF COL. MACKENZIE'S
      MICROFILM.
    Person ID I00581  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2018 

    Father Enoch Ambrose McKenzie,   b. 1830, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1894, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Jane Adkins,   b. 14 Jan 1844, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1920, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Apr 1863  St. Patrick's Cumberland, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cecelia Eva Whitacre,   b. 25 Mar 1887, Hyndman, Bedford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1945, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1906  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Raymond Voil McKenzie,   b. 17 May 1907, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1954, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     2. Adeline Virginia McKenzie,   b. 3 Mar 1908, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1983, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     3. Leonard Alpheous Sr. McKenzie,   b. 13 Apr 1912, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1964, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
     4. Regina Pearl McKenzie,   b. 22 Oct 1916, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1987, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     5. Veronica McKenzie,   b. 21 May 1921, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1922, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
     6. William Paul Sr. McKenzie,   b. 24 Oct 1922, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1996, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F00382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Death Certificate of Joseph A. McKenzie (b. 1884)
    Death Certificate of Joseph A. McKenzie (b. 1884)

    Headstones
    Gravestone of Joseph A. McKenzie (b. 1884)
    Gravestone of Joseph A. McKenzie (b. 1884)
    St. Patricks Cemetery, Cumberland Allegany Co., Maryland


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