William McKay

Picture Mr. McKay was born March 4, 1857, in Ontario.  In 1866 came to Flint, Michigan, reamined there a short time, and then returned to Canada and served five years apprenticeship to the sculptors trade.  He then came to Wisner Township, and engaged in the grocery business.  Married Sarah A. Vandemark, March 27, 1881.  They had four children, Margaret V., born September 8, 1882; Alta C., born August 9, 1883; Aveline, born October 10, 1887.  Married the second time to Albertine B. Reilley, March 20, 1894.  She was born July 17, 1856, in Germany.  They have one child, William Wallace McKay, born November 9, 1894.

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From Platbook of Tuscola County, Michigan 1902, page 72.  Submitted by Sherrye Woodworth Nov 2000.