George Conroy

Male Abt 1797 - 1889  (~ 92 years)


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  • Name George Conroy 
    Born Abt 1797  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The census record is faded and hard to read but names can be read but not with clarity. George Conroy, age 38 was a Land Surveyor and was born in Ireland. His wife, Emily, age 32 was also born in Ireland. His first three children, Mary, Catherine, and Louisa were born in Ireland. His next two sons, George and William were born in England.
    Residence 1861  Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • He lived on 34 Prussia street (Arran Quay W city)
    Retirement 01 Feb 1876  Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ordnance Survey 
    • House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Online Proquest; Estimates for the Civil Services, 1881-82 For the year ending 31 March 1882; Superannuation and Retired Allowances; George Conroy, computer, age at retirement - 65; Period of Service - 27 years; Yearly salary at time of retirement - 125 pounds, 4 shillings; Yearly allowance granted - 77 pounds, 4 shillings, 1 pence; Cause of retirement, reduction in work force; Allowances commenced on February 1, 1876
    Census 1881  Govan, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • George and his wife Emily in their old age live Glasgow. They live in the surburb of Govan on 28 Main Street in an area called the 'Plantation'. George in is 80th year is a retired Computer for the Ordanance Survey. Emily is in her 75th year.
    Died 19 Jun 1889  Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I190  Winnifred Mackenzie
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2012 

    Family Emily Anngier,   b. 1808, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1886, Govan, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Conroy,   b. 1834, , of Down County, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Catherine Conroy,   b. 14 Feb 1835, Newry, Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1921, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +3. Louise Maria Conroy,   b. 1837, , of Down County, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1889, Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. George Conroy,   b. 14 Aug 1839, St. Leonard, Colchester, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. William Henry Conroy,   b. 21 May 1841, Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1903, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +6. Emily Easter Conroy,   b. 1846, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1902, Boyle, Roscommon, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     7. Arthur Conroy,   c. 8 Sep 1848, Skerries, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Henrietta Conroy,   b. 1848, Belfast, , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1933, Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F65  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Conroy Monument in 'The Old Cemetery' in Southampton, England
    Conroy Monument in 'The Old Cemetery' in Southampton, England
    Inscription: Ellen Eugenie the Dearly Loved wife of William H Conroy Died Oct 16th 1893 aged 35
    In Loving Memory of George Conroy who died June 9th 1889 aged 95
    In Loving Memory of William H Conroy who died 16th March 1903 aged 62

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Census returns of Cornwall, 1841, England, General Register Office, (London : Public Record Office), George Conroy household; Linkinhorne, HO107/134 E.D. 8, page 8, folio 8 FHL film 241,258.

    2. [S17] Ireland, Dublin - directories, (Dublin : Alexander Thom & Co., [18--]-), 1861; FHL film 496968 item 4.

    3. [S76] Census of Lanarkshire 1881, Scotland. Census Office , (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society,), George Conroy household; Plantation, Govan, Glasgow, volume 646-1, enumeration district [E.D. ] 1, page 28, 29 May 2001.

    4. [S2] England, Civil Registration, Deaths, General Register Office for England and Wales, (Certificate in possession of Don Jaggi), Southampton District; 2nd Quarter 1889; vol 2e, page 21.