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Jeannie Conway

F, #526, b. 30 January 1868, d. 21 May 1938
7 June 1911 Golden Wedding of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher
8 June 1921 Diamond Wedding of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher
  • Anecdote*: Owned "Wonacy" in Blebo Craigs.1
  • Name Variation: Jeannie Conway was also known as Jane.
  • Anecdote: Inherited the cottage "Wonacy" from his Auntie Jeannie.
  • Birth*: She was born on 30 January 1868 at Byres, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1868 births in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 25; Jeannie Conway; 1868 January Thirtieth 8h 45m pm, Byres Kilwinning; f; James Conway railway porter, Agnes Conway ms Fisher, 1861 June 7th Troon; James Conway father present; 1868 February 7th at Kilwinning John Service registrar.2
  • She was the daughter of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher.
  • (Informant) Death: Jeannie Conway registered the death of Elizabeth Conway on 17 October 1903 at Knightswood Joint Hospital, Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland; 1903 deaths in the parish of Renfrew in the county of Renfrew, ref 216; Elizabeth Conway fever hospital nurse single; 1903 October seventeenth 6h 40m am Knightswood Joint Hospital Renfrew; female aged 34 years; parents James Conway retired and Agnes Conway ms Fisher; enteric [typhoid] fever as cert by Reginald Dunlop MBChB; signed Jeanie Conway sister present; reg 1903 October 19th at Renfrew Archibald Buchanan regsitrar.3
  • (Owner) Valuation Roll: Jeannie Conway owned the property at House, House & Garden, Blebo Craigs, Cupar, Fife, Scotland, 1920 Valuation Roll, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1920-1921
    refs 204&5, house, & house and garden, Blebo Craigs; proprietrixes Misses Mary F. and Jeanie Conway, per John Pearson, 37 Castle Street, Tayport; tenant and occupier James Conway (retired); yearly rent or value £1/10/- and £3 in 1920.4
  • (Owner) Valuation Roll*: She owned the property at House and Garden, Blebo Craigs, Cupar, Fife, Scotland, 1920 Valuation Roll, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1920-1921
    refs 203, house and garden, Blebo Craigs; proprietrixes Misses Mary F. and Jeanie Conway, per John Pearson, 37 Castle Street, Tayport; occupier proprietors, annual value of dwelling house of inhabitant occupier or feu duty or ground rent £-/2/-; yearly rent or value £6 in 1920.4
  • (Owner) Valuation Roll*: She owned the property at House, House & Garden, Blebo Craigs, Cupar, Fife, Scotland, 1925 Valuation Roll, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1920-1921
    refs 206&7, house, & house and garden, Blebo Craigs; proprietrixes Misses Mary F. and Jeanie Conway, per John Pearson, 37 Castle Street, Tayport; tenant and occupier Mrs Agnes Conway; yearly rent or value £2 and £4 in 1925.5
  • (Owner) Valuation Roll: She owned the property at House and Garden, Blebo Craigs, Cupar, Fife, Scotland, 1925 Valuation Roll, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1925-1926
    ref 205, house and garden, Blebo Craigs; proprietrixes Misses Mary F. and Jeanie Conway, per John Pearson, 37 Castle Street, Tayport; occupier proprietors, annual value of dwelling house of inhabitant occupier or feu duty or ground rent £-/2/-; yearly rent or value £8 in 1925.6
  • (Deceased) Death*: She died on 21 May 1938 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 70 1938 deaths in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee, ref 430; Jeannie Conway, nurse, retired, single; 1938 May Twenty First 10h 40m pm Royal Infirmary Dundee (ur: Wonacy, Blebo-Craigs Cupar Fife); female aged 70 years; parents James Conway commercial traveller (dec) Agnes Conway ms Fisher; carcinoma of stomach as cert by David Sinclair MBChB; informant Mary F Conway sister 11 Gray Street Broughty Ferry; 1938 May 23rd at Dundee W H Phillip registrar.7
  • Newspaper Article*: She was mentioned in a newspaper article CONWAY - At Dundee, on 21st of May, Jeannie, daughter of Agnes Conway and the late James Conway, Blebo Craigs. Funeral private, no flowers. on 23 May 1938.8

Census Events

Member of Household2 April 1871They was listed as a member of the household of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher in the 1871 census at Rail Gate House, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Jane Conway, daughter, aged 3, born Ayrshire, Kilwinning; James Conway, head, married, aged 35, Rail Porter, born Ireland; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 29, born Ayrshire, Prestwick.9
Kilwinning Station [c2002]
Member of Household3 April 1881They was listed as a member of the household of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher in the 1881 census at 7 Kinloch Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Conway, daughter, aged 13, scholar, born Kilwinning, Ayr, Scotland; James Conway, head, married, aged 45, Van Driver, born Ireland; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 39, born Ayr, Scotland.10
Member of Household5 April 1891They was listed as a member of the household of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher in the 1891 census at 11 Dons Road, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Jane Conway, daughter, unmarried, aged 23, Weaver, empoyed, born Ayrshire, Kilwinning; James Conway, head, married, aged 55, Vam Driver,m employed, born Ireland, Co Down; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 49, born Ayrshire, Prestwick.11
Member of Household31 March 1901She was listed as a member of the household of Walter T Banks in the 1901 census at 67 Vespan Road, Hammersmith, London, England. Jane Conway, visitor, 33, certified monthly sick nurse (for the month old baby & mother), Scotland.12
Head of Household31 March 1911She was listed as head of household in the 1911 census at Blebo Craigs, Fife, Scotland. Jeanie Conway, head, 43, single, monthly nurse, own account, Ayr Kilwinning; 2 rooms with windows; also in the household was Agnes McKenzie Fisher.13
Last Edited: 25 Oct 2016

Parents:

Father*: James Conway b. 1837, d. 27 Jun 1923
Mother*: Agnes McKenzie Fisher b. 14 Mar 1842, d. 14 Dec 1938

Citations

  1. [S33] Interview , CNM PC.
  2. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory births 599/00 0025 [Jul 2010].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory death Renfrew 1903 ref 216 [July 2004].
  4. [S51] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Valuation Rolls, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1920-1921, ref 203 [Oct 2016].
  5. [S51] General Record Office for Scotland, Valuation Rolls, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1925-1926, ref 206&7 [Oct 2016].
  6. [S51] General Record Office for Scotland, Valuation Rolls, County of Fife, Parish of Kemback, Year 1920-1921, ref 205 [Oct 2016].
  7. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutiry deaths 1938 [May 2004].
  8. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Newspaper & Periodicals 1938-05-23 Dundee Courier [Oct 2015].
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1871 Civil Parish & Town of Kilwinning, Ayrshire; Rail Gate House; [Jun 2004].
  10. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, FHL Film 0203484 GRO ref vol 282-3 EnumDist 20 page 45.
  11. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1891 Civil Parish of Dundee, Parish of Rosebank, 6th Burgh Ward of Dundee; 11 Dons Road; [Jun 2004].
  12. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Class: RG13; Piece: 40; Folio: 127; Page: 67. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1901 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives, 1901. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The National Archives gives no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for the purpose of the information provided. Images may be used only for purposes of research, private study or education. Applications for any other use should be made to the National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 4DU [May 2011].
  13. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 433/00 002/00 006 [Apr 2011].