William M Conger

16 August 1861–4 May 1950 (Age 88)
Putnam, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William M

When William M Conger was born on 16 August 1861, in Putnam, Missouri, United States, his father, James Conger, was 41 and his mother, Elisabeth Lowe, was 34. He married Margaret Lemon about 1888, in Natoma, Osborne, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Black Hawk Township, Jefferson, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Logan Township, Burt, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 4 May 1950, in Lyons, Burt, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, Burt, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

William M Conger
1861–1950
Margaret Lemon
1871–1936
Marriage: about 1888
Leslie Dail Conger
1889–1967
Wilda Marie Conger
1897–1969
Darrell Lemon Conger
1903–1966
Edna Mae Conger
1909–1999

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+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Kansas Agricultural Society
Age 1
"The Kansas Agricultural Society was formed on March 5, 1862. The society encouraged farmers to grow winter wheat which created the nickname """"bread basket of the world."
1872
Age 11
This is the oldest recorded burial in the cemetery. John Herrick BIRTH: unknown DEATH: 2 Jan 1872 Nebraska, USA BURIAL: Lyons Cemetery Lyons, Burt County, Nebraska, USA PLOT Block: 4, lot 16 MEMORIAL ID: 198628124
1886
Age 25
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

(1997: 2621;2007: 5062; 2010: 6737)English: unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Congo

Sources (14)

  • Wm. Couger in entry for Edna Mae Couger, "Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830-1950"
  • William Conger in household of Dail Conger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Conger in entry for Grant Hollingsworth, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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