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Name Relationship

Summary: Owen Mackee (Or Mackie), Co. H, 107th USCI. Owen was enrolled on August 27, 1864 in Louisville, KY and mustered in on the same day and location. He died on May 17, 1865 of chronic diarrhea in Goldsboro, NC.
Owen’s widow, Nancy Mackie, is the one filing for the pension. She and Owen were married on July 8, 1860 and had one child, Samuel Mackie, born on May 21, 1861. The two were married in a Catholic church in Fairfield.
When asked why she went by the name of Jones, Nancy replied that Jones was her husband’s last name before he went into the army. When Owen enlisted, he took the name of "Mackie."
Nancy remarried to James Booker on April 7, 1869.
Nancy possibly also had the surname of Cowley. The enslaver of the soldier was John Mackee. Deposition from Elizabeth Tucker and Martha Allen on pages 37-38.

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