Anna Mary McKee Halsey
(1865 - 1948)
Anna Mary McKee Halsey was active/lived in Nebraska, Illinois. Anna Halsey is known for watercolor painting, heraldic family crest designs, historical scene.
Biography Anna Mary McKee Halsey
Halsey, Anna Mary McKee
1865 Milesburg, Centre County, Pennsylvania-1948 Omaha, Nebraska
Heraldic artist, teacher, genealogist, and social scientist, Anna Mary McKee Halsey was a highly energized and artistically creative woman who, along with her prominent husband, made significant cultural contributions to Omaha, Nebraska in the early 20th century. She was born in 1865 in Milesburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania as the oldest of seven children of William Bergstresser McKee and Sarah Jane Norton. Her ancestors, like many settlers in that area, were Irish Presbyterian immigrants dating to the early 17th century, and her father was an ordained Presbyterian minister. Growing up, she moved often with her family because her father
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