Author Topic: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863  (Read 1200 times)

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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #18 on: Sunday 09 December 18 21:01 GMT (UK) »
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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #19 on: Sunday 09 December 18 23:42 GMT (UK) »
Margaret Robb was the sister of my GG/grandmother Martha Robb. She was born in 1843 in Dundonald, Ayrshire.
Her parents James and Elizabeth McLachlan were married in 1838 in Dundonald.
Her mother Elizabeth was a widow and married William James Conway's brother Thomas Conway.
1861 Census 56 Townhead, Irvine
Thomas Coway 32 Grocer/Mason
Elizabeth          47 Wife
Martha.            19 Step daughter
Margaret.         17 Step daughter
Wm Jas Conway20 Brother


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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #20 on: Monday 10 December 18 07:20 GMT (UK) »
Thank you, Zion - I may arrive a little after 9am, but Iíll be there!

And thank you, Rustypup - so good to be able to add another set of great-great-great- grandparents to the family tree.

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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #21 on: Monday 10 December 18 13:43 GMT (UK) »
DRSM and Zion, you can use private message option since you both have more than 3 posts.
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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #22 on: Monday 10 December 18 13:44 GMT (UK) »
Rustypup - just to check, Margaret Robb married the younger brother of her stepfather? IE, the same William James Conway shown on the 1861 census as being 20 years old when Margaret was 17?

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Re: marriage of Margaret Robb and William James Conway in 1863
« Reply #23 on: Monday 10 December 18 13:47 GMT (UK) »
Thank you, Maiden Stone - Zion and I met today and have exchanged email addresses! 🙂