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Janet Meney Conway

F, #530, b. 24 February 1877, d. 28 January 1946
7 June 1911 Golden Wedding of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher
8 June 1921 Diamond Wedding of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher
  • Name Variation: As of 24 February 1877, Janet Meney Conway was also known as Jenny Conway.
  • Birth*: She was born on 24 February 1877 at 104 Rosebank Street, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1877 births in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee; ref 201; 1877 February Twenty Fourth 11h 45m am, 104 Rosebank Street Dundee; f; James Conway bakers' vanman, Agnes Conway ms Fisher, 1861 June 7th Monkton; James Conway father; 1877 March 1st at Dundee; Dav Scott registrar.1
  • She was the daughter of James Conway and Agnes McKenzie Fisher.
  • (Witness) Marriage: Janet Meney Conway witnessed the marriage of Robert Fisher McKenzie Conway and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Miller Morrison on Wednesday, 29 August 1906 at Mather's Hotel, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland; 1906 marriages in the district of St Mary in the Burgh of Dundee, ref 251; 1906 on the twenty-nineth day of August at Mather's Hotel Dundee after publication according to the forms of the English Presbyterian Church; signed Robert Fisher McKenzie Conway dental operator bachelor, aged 23 residing 5 Rustic Place Dundde; parents James Conway jute mill night watchman and Agnes McKenzie Conway ms Fisher; signed Elizabeth Miller Morrison antique dealer's assistant spinster, aged 23 residing 11 Reform Street Dundee; parents Richard Russell Morrison antiquarian and Elizabeth Morrison ms Miller; signed Rev John Conway Hammersmith Presbyterian Church of England assisted by T W Lister minister of Frederick Baptist Church Glasgow, signed James Conway, Jessie Miller, Janet Conway witnesses; registered 1906 August 31st at Dundee John K Stirten assit regsitrar initialled TM (Thos Meek registrar.)2
  • Married Name: As of 7 June 1911, her married name was Gibson.3
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Janet Meney Conway married James Gibson, son of James Gibson and Agnes McPhail, on 7 June 1911 at Mathers Hotel, Dundee, Angus, Scotland; 1911 on the 7th day of June at Mathers Hotel Dundee after banns and publication according to the forms of the Presbyterian Church of England James Gibson slater master bachelor, 30, 76 Main Street Kilwinning, fath James Gibson insurance agent, moth Agnes Gibson ms McPhail (dec), and Janet Meney Conway housekeeper spinster, 34, 20 Bank Aveue Downfield, fath James Conway jute mill night watchman, moth Agnes Conway ms Fisher, signed John Conway, S M Conway, A H Charlton ministers Dundee, wit Janie Conway, Mary F Conway, James F Conway, reg 1911 June 9th at Dundee Thos Meek registrar.3
  • (Deceased) Death*: Janet Meney Conway died on 28 January 1946 at 3 Park Avenue, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, at age 68 Janet Meney Gibson married to James Gibson slater master retired 1946 January 28th 9h 45m am 3 Park Avenue Kilwinning, f, 68 years, fath James Conway bakers salesman (dec), moth Agnes Conway ms Fisher (dec), cerebral haemorrahge 1 day as cert by Carrick McDonald MBChB, inf James Gibson widower present, reg 1946 January 28th at Kilwinning R Jamieson assist registrar.4

Census Events

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. Janet Conway, daughter, aged 4, born Dundee, Forfar, Scotland; James Conway, head, married, aged 45, Van Driver, born Ireland; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 39, born Ayr, Scotland.5
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. Janet Conway, daughter, aged 14, Millworker, In-giver, employed, born Forfarshire, Dundee; James Conway, head, married, aged 55, Vam Driver,m employed, born Ireland, Co Down; Agnes Conway, wife, married, aged 49, born Ayrshire, Prestwick.6
Member of Household5 April 1891She was listed as a member of the household of Samuel Meney in the 1891 census at Byres, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Janet Conway, niece, 24, grocer's shop girl, Beith; Samuel Meney, head, 56, foreman railway surfaceman, Ireland.7
Member of Household31 March 1901She was listed as a member of the household of Agnes McKenzie Fisher in the 1901 census at Lydox Mill, Dairsie, Fife, Scotland; Agnes Conway, head, married, aged 59, housekeeper, born Ayrshire, Prestwick; Janet Conway, daughter, single, aged 24, sewing-maid, working on own account, born Forfarshire, Dundee.8
Member of Household31 March 1911They was listed as a member of the household of William Fisher Conway and Jane Hutchison Wilkie in the 1911 census at 20 Bank Avenue, Downfield, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland. Janet M Conway, sister, 34, single, housekeeper, worker, born Forfarshire, Dundee; 4 roomw with windows, 5 people in household; William F Conway, head, 45, married, dairyman, employer, born Ayrshire, Kilwinning; Jane H Conway, wife, 45, marr 33 years, 3 children born 2 still living, born Forfarshire, Dundee.9
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

Family:

James Gibson b. 1881, d. 1952
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Janet Meney Conway married James Gibson, son of James Gibson and Agnes McPhail, on 7 June 1911 at Mathers Hotel, Dundee, Angus, Scotland; 1911 on the 7th day of June at Mathers Hotel Dundee after banns and publication according to the forms of the Presbyterian Church of England James Gibson slater master bachelor, 30, 76 Main Street Kilwinning, fath James Gibson insurance agent, moth Agnes Gibson ms McPhail (dec), and Janet Meney Conway housekeeper spinster, 34, 20 Bank Aveue Downfield, fath James Conway jute mill night watchman, moth Agnes Conway ms Fisher, signed John Conway, S M Conway, A H Charlton ministers Dundee, wit Janie Conway, Mary F Conway, James F Conway, reg 1911 June 9th at Dundee Thos Meek registrar.3

Child:

James Conway G Gibson+ b. 7 Mar 1913, d. Apr 1988

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory births 282/03 0201 [Jul 2010].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory marriage 1906 Dundee St Mary ref 251 image held [June 2004].
  3. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory marriage 1911 Dundee [Jun 2004].
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory death 1946 Kilwinning [Jul 2004].
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), FHL Film 0203484 GRO ref vol 282-3 EnumDist 20 page 45.
  6. [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].
  7. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Source Citation: Parish: Kilwinning; ED: 11; Page: 5; Line: 22; Roll: CSSCT1891_209. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1891 Scotland Census. Reels 1-409. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland. [Feb 2012]
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory census 1901 Civil Parish of Dairsie, Part of Parliamentary Burgh of East Fife, Hamlet of Lydox Mill [Jun 2004].
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1911 Mains & Strathmartine 307/ 3/ 31 [Nov 2016].