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Elizabeth Conway

F, #527, b. 12 March 1870, d. 17 October 1903
  • Anecdote*: This is Elizabeth "who died". When first enquiring about the family this was the statement made, and it has stuck! When and why she died has now been established.1
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Conway was born on 12 March 1870 at Station Cottage, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1870 births in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 54; Elizabeth Conway; 1870 March Twelfth 5h 45m am, Station Coittage Kilwinning; f; James Conway railway porter, Agnes Conway ms Fisher, 1861 June 7th Troon; James Conway father present; 1870 Mary 15th at Kilwinning John Service registrar.2
  • She was the daughter of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher.
  • (Witness) Marriage: Elizabeth Conway witnessed the marriage of William Fisher Conway and Jane Hutchison Wilkie on Friday, 6 January 1888 at Cathoic Apostilic Church, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1888 Marriages in the District of St Mary in the Burgh of Dundee, #42; 1888 on the 6th day of January at Catholic Apostilic Church Dundee after publication of banns according to the forms of the Catholic Apolstilic Church
    William Fisher Conway, Dairy Van Driver, bachelor, aged 22, 11 Dons Road, Dundee; Father James Conway, Baker's Van Driver; Mother Agnes Conway ms Fisher; Jane Wilkie, Domestic Servant, spinster, aged 22, Royal Infirmary, Dundee; Father Ewan Wilkie, Chief Police Officer; Mother Jessie Wilkie ms Young; Signed John Rankin, Ministe; Witness William Wilkie; Lizzie Conway; Registered 1888 January 10th at Dundee Jas Anderson registrar.3
  • (Deceased) Death*: Elizabeth Conway died on 17 October 1903 at Knightswood Joint Hospital, Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland, at age 33 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.4

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. Elisabeth Conway, daughter, aged 1, born Ayrshire, Kilwinning; James Conway, head, married, aged 35, Rail Porter, born Ireland; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 29, born Ayrshire, Prestwick.5
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. Elizabeth Conway, daughter, aged 11, scholar, born Kilwinning, Ayr, Scotland; James Conway, head, married, aged 45, Van Driver, born Ireland; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 39, born Ayr, Scotland.6
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. Elizabeth Conway, daughter, unmarried, aged 21, 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.7
Member of Household31 March 1901She was listed as a member of the household of James S McLennan in the 1901 census at Oswald School House, Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland. Elizabeth Conway Servant Single Female 29 1872 Servant's Maid Domestic Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; James S McLennan Head Married Male 62 1839 School Teacher Ayrshire, Scotland
Jeanie McLennan Wife Married Female 66 1835 Teacher's Wife Dunlop, Ayrshire, Scotland
Agnes McLennan Daughter Single Female 32 1869 School Teacher Dreghorn, Ayrshire, Scotland
Maggie Jane McLennan Daughter Single Female 30 1871 School Teacher Dreghorn, Ayrshire, Scotland
Lizzie Mary McLennan Daughter Single Female 25 1876 Typist Renfrew, Renfrewshire, Scotland.8
Last Edited: 8 Nov 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 0054 [Jul 2010].
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), 1888 St Mary Dundee #42.
  4. [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].
  5. [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].
  6. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, FHL Film 0203484 GRO ref vol 282-3 EnumDist 20 page 45.
  7. [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].
  8. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription URL of this page: http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc%2f1901%2f0036270174 [Nov 2016].