An American Family History

The Conley Families


Nicholas Conley
b 1744, Ireland, immigrated to Boston at age 14, apprenticed as a harness maker, perhaps to pay his passage. As a young man removed to Jefferson Co. NY.  
Drowned in the Connecticut River.

Solomon Conley b 6 Apr 1768, Jefferson Co., NY
d 27 Mar 1827, LeRay, Jefferson Co., NY
Parents Nicholas Conley, Abigail Dowin.

Nicholas Conley b 22 Dec 1789, Jefferson Co., NY, 
d 1869. Parents Solomon Conley, Margaret Howe.


John Conley was born in 1779 in Orange County, New York.

He married Elizabeth Wiltse on March 9, 1800. Elizabeth was the daughter of Benoni Wiltse and Rachel Marks.

John's children included:

Catherine Conley (1803, married Syrenus Palmer),
Rachel Conley (1806, married Luther Brown, son of Nathan Brown),
Mary Conley Henderson (1806),
Nelson Lane Conley (1808),

Solomon Conley (1820)
Elizabeth Conley Holman (1824), and
Abigail Conley Jaqua (1825).

John died on January 30, 1840.




Brockville Baptisms

1821 February 18. Solomon, son of John and Elizabeth Conolly,
born September 19, 1820. Sponsors, Walsingham Moore, James Barrington, Frances Moore.

July 3. Richard Conolly, son of John and Deborah Murdoch, born March 20, 1821. (Privately).

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