Twins Amanda and Clara Ann McKee were born 188 years ago – August 9, 1825 – in Crawford County, Indiana. They were the daughters of William McKee and Cassandra Frakes. Amanda married Charles Ritchey, March 9, 1843, in Schuyler County, Illinois. They had 4 children: William McKee, James Sylvester, Charles Henry and Jacob Ritchey. Clara married Jacob Ritchey, brother of Charles. They had 7 children: Charles R., James, Georgia Ann, Susan C., Amanda, Mary E. and William Thomas Ritchey.