Family: Robert McKenzie / Catherine Conroy (F48)

m. 6 May 1863


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  • Father | Male
    Robert McKenzie

    Born  4 Dec 1831  Urr, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  26 Dec 1831  Urr, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Aug 1891  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  6 May 1863  [1]  St. Michans, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John McKenzie | F55 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Grace McNaught | F55 Group Sheet 

    Catherine ConroyMother | Female
    Catherine Conroy

    Born  14 Feb 1835  Newry, Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Feb 1921  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  George Conroy | F65 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Emily Anngier | F65 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    George McKenzie

    Born  9 Sep 1865  Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Sep 1938  Graniteville, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Janet Wyper | F49 
    Married  12 Jul 1889  Denniston, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Martha Jane Wheldon | F50 
    Married  17 Dec 1921  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    + John James McKenzie

    Born  30 Dec 1867  Cumbernauld, Dunbarton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Dec 1920  Denver, Denver, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jane Oswald | F110 
    Married  5 Nov 1891  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    + Emily Conroy McKenzie

    Born  17 Jan 1870  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Jul 1934  Salida, Chaffee, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Henry R Hay | F51 
    Married  2 Jul 1894  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Robert McKenzie

    Born  4 Dec 1872  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Jan 1933  Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Fairview Park Cemetery, Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Caroline Louise Rowland | F52 
    Married  21 Jun 1906  Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Catherine Louisa McKenzie

    Born  8 Feb 1875  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Feb 1875  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    + Louise Mary McKenzie

    Born  17 Dec 1876  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Dec 1943  Long Beach, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Miller Panton | F53 
    Married  29 Jun 1901  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Franklin C Woody | F54 
    Married  25 Jul 1911  Buena Vista, Chaffee, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location


  • Notes 
    • Robert lived with his wife, Catherine, and three children on High Street. Robert is a granite polisher. The family had moved to Dalbeattie about 1869 from Cumbernauld in Dumbartonshire
    • Census Transcription
      Robert Mckenzie Head Mar 59 Granite Polisher Urr,Kirkcudbrightshire
      Catherine Mckenzie Wife Mar 53 Newry,Ireland
      George Mckenzie Son Mar 25 Joiner Airdrie,Lanarkshire
      Jessie Mckenzie D-law Mar 23 Carfin,Lanarkshire
      Robert Mckenzie Son Unm 18 Ironmongers assistant Dalbeattie,Kirkcudbrightshire
      Louiesa Mckenzie Dau Unm 14 Dressmaker Dalbeattie,Kirkcudbrightshire

    Immigration:
    • The family arrived at Boston on the 21 April 1891 on the steam ship Catalonia. Named: Robert, age 59, granite polisher; Mary, age 53; Emily, age 21; Robert, age 18; Louies, age 14. They had seven pieces of luggage. There destination was Vermont.
      George remained in Scotland and John James was already in Vermont

  • Sources 
    1. [S58] Ireland, Civil Registration, Marriages, General Register Office, Ireland, (Certificate or Transcription in possession of Don Jaggi), Dublin North district; 1863; Vol 5 page 123, 8 Jul 2001.