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Agnes Conway

F, #818, b. 1841, d. 8 November 1909
  • Birth*: Agnes Conway was born in 1841 at Ireland.
  • She was the daughter of John Conway and Jane Waugh.
  • (Informant) Birth: Agnes Conway registered the birth of Robert Hood on 24 September 1859 at Monkton Village, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1859 births in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 55; Hood Robert, 1859 September twentyfourth 10h 0m pm Monkton Village, male, father Robert Hood farm servant illegitimate, mother Agnes Conway, signed Agnes Conway mother present, signed Robert Hood father Whitletts Parish of St Quivox; reg 1859 October 8th at Monkton J M Cowan registrar.1
  • Married Name: As of 27 November 1863, her married name was Lang.2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Conway married John Lang, son of John Lang and Mary Young, on 27 November 1863 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1863 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 8; 1863 on the twentyseventh day of November at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed John Lang, bachelor, aged 21, Gardenrose, Maybole; John Lang miner, Mary Lang ms Young; signed Agnes Conway, spinster, 20, Monkton, John Conway, mason's labourer, Jane Conway ms Waugh; Wm Wilson MA minister of Free Church Monkton, A T McClenaghen, Jane Conway witnesses; reg 1863 Nov 27th at Monkton James M'Cowan registrar.2
  • (Deceased) Death*: Agnes Conway died on 8 November 1909 at 8 Charlotte Street, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1909 daeths in the district of Ayr in the county of Ayr, ref 495; Agnes Lang widow of John Lang insurance agent; 1909 November eighth 1h 45m pm 8 Charlotte Street Ayr; female age 65; parenst John Conway labourer (dec) and Jane Conway ms Waugh (dec); chronic Bright's disease & cardiac failore as cert by Edward L Singer MBChB; signed William Smith Lang son 31 Northfield Aveue Ayr; 1909 November 9th at Ayr D Macdonald asst registrar initialled WA (Wm Aitken registrar0.3

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. Agnes Conway, daughter, aged 10, scholar, born Ireland; John Conway, head, married, aged 48, Handloom weaver (cotton), born Ireland; Jane Conway, wife, married, aged 38, Weaver's wife, aged 38, born Ireland.4
Monkton Village [c2002]
Principal7 April 1861Agnes Conway appeared in the 1861 census. 2 possible records found for Agnes Conwaway aged about 19 - both dom serv - one Monkton with farmer of 60 acres Hugh Wallace, his wife and a ploughman / one Govan with grocer shop keeper Denah [?] Blair & her 3 school-age children; another 2 less possible records found for Agnes Conway aged 25 - one Lochwinnoch / one Dundee.5,6
Spouse2 April 1871She was listed in the household of John Lang in the 1871 census at 1 Houstins Close, Newton, Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland. John Lang, head, mar, 29, railway guard, Cummnock; Agnes Lang, wife, mar, 28, Monkton; 1 child in school, 1 room with window. Jane Lang, James Lang and John Lang were also listed in the household.7
Spouse3 April 1881She was listed in the household of John Lang in the 1881 census at Not Found, Ireland?.. Jane Lang, James Lang, John Lang, Hugh Scott Lang, William Smith Lang and David Lang were also listed in the household.
Spouse5 April 1891She was listed in the household of John Lang in the 1891 census at 31 Nelson Street, Newton upon Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland. John Lang, head, mar, 59, insurance agent employed, Cumnock; Agnes, wife, mar, 49, Monkton; 3 rooms with windows. Jane Lang, William Smith Lang, David Lang and Mary Lang were also listed in the household.8
Head of Household31 March 1901She was listed as head of household in the 1901 census at 124 Pollok Street, Govan, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Agnes Lang, head, wid, 52, housekeeper, Monkton; 4 rooms with windows; also in the household was James Lang, Margaret Somebody, William Smith Lang and Mary Lang.9
Last Edited: 29 Apr 2015

Parents:

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

Family 1:

Robert Hood b. 30 Jan 1841, d. 28 Mar 1930

Child:

Robert Hood+ b. 24 Sep 1859, d. 7 Aug 1923

Family 2:

John Lang b. c 1832, d. b 1901
  • (Bride) Marriage*: Agnes Conway married John Lang, son of John Lang and Mary Young, on 27 November 1863 at Monkton, Ayrshire, Scotland; 1863 marriages in the parish of Monkton in the county of Ayr, ref 8; 1863 on the twentyseventh day of November at Monkton after banns according to the forms of the Free Church of Scotland; signed John Lang, bachelor, aged 21, Gardenrose, Maybole; John Lang miner, Mary Lang ms Young; signed Agnes Conway, spinster, 20, Monkton, John Conway, mason's labourer, Jane Conway ms Waugh; Wm Wilson MA minister of Free Church Monkton, A T McClenaghen, Jane Conway witnesses; reg 1863 Nov 27th at Monkton James M'Cowan registrar.2

Children:

Jane Lang b. 21 Sep 1864
James Lang b. 14 Jun 1866
John Lang b. 31 Jul 1868
Hugh Scott Lang b. 23 Dec 1872
William Smith Lang b. 23 Dec 1872
David Lang b. 1 Apr 1875
Mary Lang b. c 1882

Citations

  1. [S14] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory birth Monkton 1859 ref 55 [Jul 2004].
  2. [S64] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory marriages Monkton 1863 ref 8 [July 2004].
  3. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS statutory deaths 1909 Ayr ref 495 image held [July 2004].
  4. [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].
  5. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1861 Lochwinnoch & Dundee images held [May 2007].
  6. [S9] Website Ancestry.co.uk (www.ancestry.co.uk) Ancestry.co.uk census Scotland 1861 records [Aug 2011].
  7. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1871 Newton Ayr image held [May 2007].
  8. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1891 Ayr image held [Jul 2007].
  9. [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, GROS census 1901 Govan image held [Jul 2004].