Janie Keck

F, #591, b. 1877
FatherFrederick Russell Keck b. 31 Dec 1828, d. 17 Jan 1911
MotherMilly Driver b. 29 Dec 1838, d. 1896
Relationship3rd great-grandaunt of Kellie Sue Thompson
ChartsConrad Frederick Keck Descendants
     Janie Keck married (?) Frederick. Janie Keck was born in 1877 at Arkansas. She was the daughter of Frederick Russell Keck and Milly Driver.

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     Her married name was Frederick.

Janie Keck appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Madison, Arkansas in the household of her parents, Frederick Russell Keck and Milly Driver.
1880 United States Federal Census
about Fredric Keck Name: Fredric Keck
Home in 1880: Bowen, Madison, Arkansas
Age: 51
Estimated birth year: abt 1829
Birthplace: Tennessee
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Milly Keck
Father's birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's birthplace: Tennessee
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Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
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Household Members: Name Age
Fredric Keck 51
Milly Keck 41
John Keck 18
James Keck 17
Margaret Keck 15
Louisa Keck 13
Isaac Keck 11
David Keck 9
Monroe Keck 7
Jane Keck 3
Mary Keck 1

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Bowen, Madison, Arkansas; Roll 50; Family History Film: 1254050; Page: 532C; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 0788.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Janie Frederick of Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas was listed in James Frederick "Major" Keck's obituary in June 1945 as a surviving sister.
James F. Keck

James Frederick (Major) Keck, age 82, died at the City hospital, Fayetteville, June 25, after several months of failing health and a hip injury which he suffered recently in a fall. Burial was made in the Witter Cemetery Wednesday, the service being conducted by Chas. L. McElhaney. A brother, Rev. D. N. Keck of Fayetteville, made a short talk which specially comforting to the relatives and friends present. Pallbearers were Virgil Moore, Orville Davis, Andrew McFee, Orville Moore, and John McElhaney. The arrangements were in charge of the Watson Funeral Home of Fayetteville.

The deceased was a native and lifelong resident of Madison county, Arkansas. He was converted at a Methodist meeting when a young man, united with that church and remained a member of same till the church ceased to hold services at Witter, when he became a member of the Christian Union Church and remained as such the remainder of his life.

Relatives surviving him are three daughters, Mrs. Margaret Moore of Fort Smith, Mrs. Ella Burgess of Huntsville and Louvina Shaw of Oklahoma City; one son, Sidney of Huntsville; the brother mentioned above and two sisters, Janie Frederick of Fayetteville and Carrie Wilson of Joplin, Mo.

Charles L. McElhaney.
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson

The photo caption mentions ten children raised by Frederick and Millie but there would also have been Frederick's two children from his first wife, Mary Polly Shofner, Andrew Jess and Mary Catherine.
This is the old Keck house (Photo taken in 1990) where Frederick Keck and Millie Driver raised 10 kids.

From the Madison County Genealogical Society Library accessed in March 2011