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Janet Conway

F, #536, b. 1849, d. 17 January 1890
  • Birth*: Janet Conway was born in 1849 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland.1
  • She was the daughter of John Conway and Jane Waugh.
  • Married Name: As of 12 July 1867, her married name was Meney.2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Janet Conway married Samuel Meney, son of John Meney and Elizabeth Little, on 12 July 1867 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1867 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr; 1867 on the twelfth day of July at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; Samuel Meney railway porter bachelor, 27, Kilwinning, 1867 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 6; 1867 on the twelfth day of July at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed Samuel Meney railway porter bachelor aged 27 residence Kilwinning parents John Meney agricultural labourer and Elizabeth Meney ms Little; signed Janet Conway seamstress spinster, 19, Monkton, parents John Conway masons labourer and Jane Conway ms Waugh; signed William Pinkerton minister Free Church Kilwinning, signed William Fisher, Martha Conway witnesses; reg 1867 July 12th at Monkton James M Cowan registrar.3,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Janet Conway died on 17 January 1890 at Byres, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1890 deaths in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 5; Janet Meney married to Samuel Meney grocer; 1890 January seventeenth 9h 30m am Byres Kilwinning; f 41 years; parents John Conway labourer Jane Conway ms Waugh (dec); apoplexy two or three days as cert by A Milroy surgeon; Samuel Meney widower present; reg 1890 January 18th at Kilwinning Andrew Spiers registrar.4
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Samuel Meney died on 23 November 1904 at 6 Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1904 deaths in the parish of Kilwinning in the county of Ayr; ref 143; Samuel Meney railway surfaceman married to Janet Garven, 1904 November twenty-third 5h 0m pm 6 Byres Road Kilwinning, m 67 years, parents John Meney (dec) and Elizabeth Meney ms Little (dec); cardiac failure 1 day, pleuro-pnuemonia 5 days as cert by David L Gage LRCPEd LF...Glas, Janet Meney widow present, 1904 November 25 at Kilwinning J ... assist reg.5,6
  • (Witness) Memorial Inscription: Janet Conway is commemorated on the headstone erected by Samuel Meney in February 1890 at Bridgend Lane Cemetery, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Inscription reads Erected by Samuel Meney, in loving memory of his wife, Janet Conway, who died 17th Jany 1890, aged 41 years. His father, John Meney, died 30th Jany 1880, aged 82 years. And his mother, Elizh Little, died 21st Nover 1887, aged 80 years. The above Samuel Meney, died 23rd Novr 1904, aged 67 years. His wife Janet Garven, died 27th April 1921, aged 63 years. His son Samuel John Meney, died 21st Novr 1950, aged 57 years. Beloved husband of Mary Nicol. The above Mary Porter Nicol, died 8th Feby 1954, aged 69 years.7

Census Events

Member of Household30 March 1851They was listed as a member of the household of John Conway and Jane Waugh in the 1851 census at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland. Janet Conway, daughter, aged 3, at home, born Monkton, Ayrshire; John Conway, head, married, aged 48, Handloom weaver (cotton), born Ireland; Jane Conway, wife, married, aged 38, Weaver's wife, aged 38, born Ireland.1
Monkton Village [c2002]
Member of Household7 April 1861They was listed as a member of the household of John Conway and Jane Waugh in the 1861 census at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland. Janet Conway, daughter, aged 13, scholar, born Monkton, Ayrshire; John Conway, head, married, aged 60, Mason's Labourer, born Ireland; Jane Conway, wife, married, aged 50, Mason's Labourer's wife, born Ireland.8
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of Samuel Meney in the 1881 census at Byres Road, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland. Samuel Meney, head, Grocer, married, aged 42, born Ireland; Janet Meney, wife, Grocers Wife & Assistant, married, aged 32, born Monkton, Ayr, Scotland. Janet Meney Conway were also listed in the household.9
Last Edited: 19 Aug 2015

Parents:

Father*: John Conway b. b 29 Aug 1802, d. 29 Aug 1890
Mother*: Jane Waugh b. 1812, d. 12 Jul 1873

Citations

  1. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1851; Village of Monkton, Parish of Monkton & Prestwick [Jun 2004].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory marriage 1867 Monkton ref 606/00 0006 [Aug 2008].
  3. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), M116061.
  4. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory deaths 1890 Kilwinning ref 599/00 0005 image held [Aug 2008].
  5. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS statutory deaths 1904 Kilwinning ref 143 image held [Jun 2004].
  6. [S1] International Genealogical Index (IGI), LDS Member submission after 1991.
  7. [S21] Headstone Photograph; , Headstone Janet Conway d 1890 Bridgend Lane Cemetrey Kilwinning via Ancestry subscriber MM [Dec 2011].
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1861 Monkton [Jun 2004].
  9. [S30] LDS 1881 Census 0203603 599 12 24.