Carrie Keck

F, #592, b. 11 May 1883, d. 31 December 1967
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
     Carrie Keck was born on 11 May 1883 at Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Frederick Russell Keck and Milly Driver. Carrie Keck married George M Woodard on 19 October 1902 at Carroll, Arkansas.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for Carie Keck
Groom: G M Woodard
Groom's Age: 34
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Carie Keck
Bride's Age: 21
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1881
Bride's Residence: Venus, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1902
Marriage License Date: 04 Oct 1902
Marriage Place: , Carroll, Arkansas, United States
Film Number: 1035151
Digital Folder Number: 4331434
Image Number: 00438
Page Number: 82
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Carrie Keck married Henry Wilson in February 1927. Carrie Keck was buried in January 1967 at Forest Park Cemetery, Joplin, Missouri. She died on 31 December 1967 at Joplin, Missouri, at age 84.

Other Events

     Her mother Milly Driver died in 1896 at Madison, Arkansas.

Carrie Keck appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Madison, Arkansas in the household of her father Frederick Russell Keck.
1900 United States Federal Census
about Freddrick Kick Name: Freddrick Kick
[Freddrick Keck]
Home in 1900: Lincoln, Madison, Arkansas
Age: 21
Birth Date: Dec 1828
Birthplace: Tennessee
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Widowed
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Freddrick Kick 21
Carrie Kick 19
Fred Kick 20

Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Lincoln, Madison, Arkansas; Roll T623_67; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 70.

Source Information: 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2004.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
As of 19 October 1902,her married name was Woodard. Her daughter Pearlie Woodard was born in 1904 at Arkansas. Her son Theodore Woodard was born in 1906 at Arkansas. Her son Elmer Woodard was born in 1909 at Arkansas.

Carrie Keck and George M Woodard appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Lincoln Township, enumerated 6 May 1910, The 1910 census shows George and Carry Woods as family 242 living with their children Pearlie, Theodore, and Elmer as well as Carry's Father, Frederick Keck.

Carry and George as both being married for the first time for the past 7 years. Carry is shown as the mother of three children with all still living. Frederick is shown as widowed.

George is a farmer working on his own account on the rented family farm. George and Carry are able to read and write and Pearlie is attending school. Frederick is shown as not being able to read or write.. Their children Pearlie, Theodore and Elmer were listed as living with them.
1910 United States Federal Census
about George M Woods Name: George M Woods
Age in 1910: 42
Estimated birth year: abt 1868
Birthplace: Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Wisconsin
Mother's Birth Place: Wisconsin
Spouse's name: Carry Woods
Home in 1910: Lincoln, Madison, Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
George M Woods 42
Carry Woods 28
Pearlie Woods 6
Theodore Woods 4
Elmer Woods 6/12
Frederick Keck 83

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Lincoln, Madison, Arkansas; Roll T624_57; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 74; Image: 225.

Source Information: 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA
Her mother Frederick Russell Keck died on 17 January 1911 at Witter, Madison, Arkansas. Her husband George M Woodard died in 1924. As of February 1927,her married name was Wilson. Her husband Henry Wilson died in 1928.
Carrie Wilson of Joplin, Missouri 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

Family 1

George M Woodard b. 1868, d. 1924

Family 2

Henry Wilson d. 1928