William Henry Conroy

Male 1841 - 1903  (61 years)


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  • Name William Henry Conroy 
    Born 21 May 1841  Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census Jun 1841  Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • William is 12 days old in this census
    Census 1881  Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • William H Conroy, age 35 is an Engraver for the Ordnance Survey Department. He is an artist. He was born in Westcott, Cornwall. His wife Ellen, age 34 was born in Freemantle, Hampshire. The have one daughter, Eugenie E M Conroy who is 1 month old and a servant named Emily A Thompson, age 15.
    Census 1891  Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • The family lives in a house titled 'Rosendale' in the city of Southampton, parish of All Saints. William works as an Engraver for the Ordanance Survey. George his father also worked for the Ordanance Survey. Williams birthplace is recorded as Linkinhorne, Cornwall. This is an important clue. He is married to Ellen and has three children; Eugenie, Reginald, and Montague.
    Census 1901  Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • He lived with his three children, Eugenie, Reginald, and Montague. He is retired. They lived at Rosendale
    NAME William Henry Atkinson Conroy  [6
    Died 16 Mar 1903  Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (Research):Deaths; Mar qt. 1903; Conroy William Henry; age 62 Portsmouth district; vol 2b, page 310
    Person ID I313  Winnifred Mackenzie
    Last Modified 12 May 2011 

    Father George Conroy,   b. Abt 1797, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1889, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Mother 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) 
    Family ID F65  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Eugenie Pouch,   b. 16 Jun 1856, Freemantle, Millbrook, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1893, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 31 May 1879  Holy Trinity, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Eugenie Emily Marie Conroy,   b. 11 Feb 1881, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1938, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Regnald William George Conroy,   b. 21 Jun 1883, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1915, At sea, 9 miles north of Flamborough Head, Yorkshire, North Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     3. Montague Aungier Conroy,   b. 05 May 1887, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F111  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. [S85] England, Civil Registration, Births, General Register Office for England and Wales, (Birth Certificate in possession of Don Jaggi), Liskeard District; 2nd Quarter 1841; vol. IX, page 171.

    2. [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, 13 May 2001.

    3. [S99] Census returns of Hampshire, 1881, England, General Register Office, (London : Public Record Office), William H Conroy household; St Mary, Southampton; RG11/1206 folio 63 FHL film 1341295.

    4. [S97] Census returns of Hampshire, 1891, England, General Register Office, (London : Public Record Office), William H Conroy household; Southampton, RG12/916 , folio 31, E.D. 18. page 18 FHL fiche 6096026.

    5. [S70] Census returns of Hampshire, 1901, England, General Register Office, (London : Public Record Office), William H Conroy household; Southampton; RG13/1060, folio 7.

    6. [S34] England, Civil Registration, Marriages, General Register Office for England and Wales, (Certificate in possession of Don Jaggi), Southampton District; 2nd Quarter 1879; vol 2c, page 9.