Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Michael Conway[1]

Male 1821 - 1893  (72 years)


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  • Name Michael Conway 
    Born 1821  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Laborer 
    Religion 1861  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1879  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    railway man 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-48976 
    Died 7 May 1893  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Inflammatory rheumatism 
    Buried Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I48976  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Family Frances "Fanny" Banell,   b. 1822, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1879, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Conway,   b. 1845, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Conway,   b. 1846, Brookville, , New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Celia Conway,   b. 1847, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Frances Conway,   b. 1856, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. John Conway,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F18645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1821 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - railway man - 1879 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Inflammatory rheumatism - 7 May 1893 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Mary Conway Born: Brookville New York State Us Age: 27 Father: Michael Conway Mother: Fanny Banell Born: abt 1846 Spouse: Thomas Burn Age: 27 born: Wexford County Ireland Father: James Burn Mother: Ann Kelly married 7 Jan 1873 married: Wellington, Guelph

    2. [S508] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1871, Page 29.

    3. [S1837] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1861, Div. 1 Page 4.

    4. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 36.

    5. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener, Pg # No. 291 Reg. Number in Admittance Record Book: 1236.
      Michael Conway Died: 07 May 1893 Aged 68 Cause: Inflamatory Rheu. Body claimed by Hespler Friend Interred Hespeler Cemetery