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Re: Conaway's in VA or NC~late 1700's GA>TN
Posted by: colleen Date: August 04, 2000 at 14:16:30
In Reply to: Re: Conaway's in VA or NC~late 1700's GA>TN by Mary Brock of 761


Mary here it is:

This is what I have on Green B.Conaway and Roseanna Huff. I have not documented any of this,but it does give us some clues to go by.
Stay in touch :0)
Colleen

Descendants of Green B. Conaway
Generation No. 1

1. GREEN B.2 CONAWAY (FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1816 in GA. He married ROSEANNA HUFF Abt. 1836. She was born Abt. 1817 in TN, and died 01 Jan 1894 in Brown Co., TX.
       
Children of GREEN CONAWAY and ROSEANNA HUFF are:
2. i.WINNEY ANN3 CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1837, TN; d. Abt. 1869.
       ii.       ELIZABETH CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1839, TN; d. Abt. 1860; m. ELIJAH SMITH CLOSE, Oct 1856; b. Abt. 1830.
3.       iii.       MATILDA CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1841, TN; d. 05 Apr 1865, Lavaca Co., TX.
4.       iv.       WILEY THOMAS CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1844, TN; d. 10 Jun 1898, San Saba Co., TX.
5.       v.       SARAH JANE CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1845, TN.
6.       vi.       MARY LOVING CONNAWAY, b. Abt. 1847, TN.
7.       vii.       JAMES HENRY CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1849, Fayette Co., TX; d. Dec 1892.
8.       viii.       MARTHA ANGELINE CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1855, TX; d. Abt. 1880, Brown Co., TX.
9.       ix.       WILLIAM A. CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1853, Fayette Co., TX; d. Abt. 1892, Brown Co., TX.


Generation No. 2

2. WINNEY ANN3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1837 in TN, and died Abt. 1869. She married SIMPSON NEWMAN 09 Aug 1855, son of RANDOLPH NEWMAN and ELIZABETH. He was born Abt. 1835 in TN.
       
Children of WINNEY CONAWAY and SIMPSON NEWMAN are:
       i.       MARY L.4 NEWMAN.
       ii.       SARAH NEWMAN.
       iii.       JOHN M. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1856.
       iv.       WILLIAM R. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1857.
       v.       SIMPSON NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1861.
       vi.       THOMAS NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1864.
       vii.       HENRY FRANK NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1866.
       viii.       ROSA E. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1868.

3. MATILDA3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1841 in TN, and died 05 Apr 1865 in Lavaca Co., TX. She married WILLIAM L. CLOSE 29 May 1860 in Lavaca Co., TX. He was born Abt. 1842 in TN, and died 16 Aug 1925 in Coleman Co., TX.
       
Child of MATILDA CONAWAY and WILLIAM CLOSE is:
       i.       ROSEY J.4 CLOSE, b. 05 Sep 1861, TX.

4. WILEY THOMAS3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1844 in TN, and died 10 Jun 1898 in San Saba Co., TX. He married OCTAVIA C. HOBBS 14 Jun 1866 in LaGrange, Fayette Co., TX. She was born 27 Jul 1842 in LA.

Notes for WILEY THOMAS CONAWAY:
Wiley T. and wife Octavia went by last name CONNAWAY, after Green B. died. This is what Bill conaway said. and it is on the 1870 TX Fayette Co. census. Green died in the 1860's
       
Children of WILEY CONAWAY and OCTAVIA HOBBS are:
       i.       ALEXANDER4 CONAWAY, m. ALTA B. CHAMBERLAINE, 18 Dec 1892, San Saba Co., TX.
       ii.       ELIX CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1867, TX; m. RUEBEN B. ANDERSON.
       iii.       ALVERETTA CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1869, TX.
       iv.       JAMES CONAWAY, b. Abt. 1873, TX.
       v.       HATTIE CONAWAY, b. Sep 1875; m. D.A. KELLEY, JR., 25 Jan 1911.

5. SARAH JANE3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1845 in TN. She married ELIJAH SMITH CLOSE 18 Jan 1860 in Lavaca Co., TX. He died 15 Oct 1956.
       
Children of SARAH CONAWAY and ELIJAH CLOSE are:
       i.       JOHN4 CLOSE.
       ii.       WILLIAM CLOSE.
       iii.       JOSEPH CLOSE.
10.       iv.       JAMES HARVEY CLOSE, b. 12 May 1865.
       v.       EDWARD CLOSE.
       vi.       MARY CLOSE.

6. MARY LOVING3 CONNAWAY (GREEN B.2 CONAWAY, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1847 in TN. She married JOHN SILER NEWMAN, son of RANDOLPH NEWMAN and ELIZABETH. He was born Abt. 1837 in TN.

Notes for JOHN SILER NEWMAN:
The S. in John S. Newman should be John Siler Newman he was named after his mothers father
John W. Siler a man of some wealth this is told by Bob Newman 7-24-00
       
Children of MARY CONNAWAY and JOHN NEWMAN are:
       i.       THOMAS J.4 NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1867.
       ii.       JOSEPHINE NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1868.
       iii.       WILLIAM H. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1870.
       iv.       ALICE NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1872.
       v.       JAMES F. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1874.
       vi.       ROSA L. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1876.
       vii.       WILEY A. NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1878.
       viii.       LEE NEWMAN, b. Abt. 1880.

7. JAMES HENRY3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1849 in Fayette Co., TX, and died Dec 1892. He married MARY ANN WINKLER 19 Dec 1872. She was born Abt. 1847 in TX.
       
Child of JAMES CONAWAY and MARY WINKLER is:
       i.       FRANCIS4 CONAWAY, b. May 1870, Lavaca Co., TX.

8. MARTHA ANGELINE3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1855 in TX, and died Abt. 1880 in Brown Co., TX. She married ANDREW JACKSON MCCOWN. He was born 05 May 1842 in TN, and died 29 Jun 1897 in Montague Co., TX.
       
Children of MARTHA CONAWAY and ANDREW MCCOWN are:
       i.       ELLA ESTELLE4 MCCOWN, b. 24 Feb 1874; d. 18 Dec 1912; m. ROBERT FULTON TUCKNIES.
       ii.       PIANALEE MARCELLA MCCOWN, b. 28 Oct 1875; d. 21 Jan 1974; m. SAMUEL HOUSTON STUCKEY.
       iii.       ROSANNA MCCOWN, b. 25 Oct 1877; d. 05 Sep 1940; m. J.D. DAVENPORT.
       iv.       LUCINDA COLLIE MCCOWN, b. Feb 1879; m. (1) H. GOLDEN; m. (2) S.W. COX.
       v.       MARTHA ANGELINE MCCOWN, b. 22 Nov 1880; d. 02 Jan 1961; m. HENRY J. WALKER WHITTINGTON.

9. WILLIAM A.3 CONAWAY (GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born Abt. 1853 in Fayette Co., TX, and died Abt. 1892 in Brown Co., TX. He married MARY HELEN WHITE, daughter of JAMES WHITE and TABETHA CLOSE. She was born 12 Jan 1855, and died 10 Mar 1929 in Brown Co., TX.
       
Children of WILLIAM CONAWAY and MARY WHITE are:
11.       i.       ROSALEE4 CONAWAY, b. 04 Oct 1873.
       ii.       WILLIAM SMITH CONAWAY, b. 30 Aug 1876.


Generation No. 3

10. JAMES HARVEY4 CLOSE (SARAH JANE3 CONAWAY, GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born 12 May 1865. He married MARY ALICE WILLIAMS Abt. 1890 in Coleman, TX.
       
Children of JAMES CLOSE and MARY WILLIAMS are:
       i.       VERNON5 CLOSE.
       ii.       MYRON CLOSE.
       iii.       WINNIE CLOSE.
       iv.       FLORENCE CLOSE.
       v.       PAT CLOSE CLOSE.

11. ROSALEE4 CONAWAY (WILLIAM A.3, GREEN B.2, FREDERICK1) was born 04 Oct 1873. She married BEN BUTLER. He was born 26 Feb 1874.
       
Child of ROSALEE CONAWAY and BEN BUTLER is:
       i.       WILLIE H.5 BUTLER, b. 10 May 1896.


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