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25 February 2011
 
 
 
                           PATRIARCHS OF THE KEVAN PROJECT
 
 
Links to Family Tree DNA’s Charts:
 
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Kevan/?iframe=ydna
 
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Kevan/?iframe=ydnacolor
 
I. The Kevan Family from Galloway, Scotland:
 
Lineage of for Lindsey Britton: (LPlantagenet at AOL.com)
We are looking for a Kevan/Cavan male to represent this line:
William Kevan, Stockin, Kirkcudbright, Scotland, outlawed 1684 by Charles II m Margaret Carnochan
Alexander Kevan b 1682
Alexander Kevan bc 1725, Kirkcudbright--several sons emigrated from Scotland  to the “southern” USA
Alexander bc 1760 Scotland d c 1821 Gloucester Co., Virginia
John William bc 1814, Gloucester Co., VA. m Frances Moore
John Richard Kevan (changed to Cavan by 1870) b 1842 Gloucester Co., VA. m 3rd Rosa Lee Spencer
 
Lineage for K-1: 176392
 
William Kevan, Stockin, Kirkcudbright, Scotland, outlawed 1684 by Charles II m Margaret Carnochan
Alexander Kevan b 1682
Alexander Kevan bc 1725 Kirkcudbright--several sons emigrated from Scotland with family to the “southern” USA
Peter Kevan m Dolly________
John Kevan  b Bolton Le Moors, ENG 18 Nov 1799 believed to be the father of:
William Kevan b 1825, Dublin, Ireland m Elizabeth Shields, d 1889 Birkenhead, England
Joseph Kevan b 1865, Tranmere, ENG. MAnnie Langley
Harold Kevan b 1894m Ada Evelyn Berry in Liverpool, ENG.
 
 
II. The Keaveney Family from Connacht Province in Western Ireland:
Lineage for K-2: 113806
Patrick Keaveney bc 1831, Ireland
 
Lineage for # 29MWN:
Patrick Keaveney bc 1806 d 1876, County Mayo, Ireland
 
Lineage for # FTK29:
Francis Kaveney c 1788-1863 Sligo Town, Ireland