When Bessie Eldona Conrad was born on 16 August 1873, in Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, James Edward Conrad, was 34 and her mother, Zenobia Salome Weinacht, was 32. She married Charles Frederick Soulis on 20 August 1907, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She lived in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1881.
German: variant of Konrad and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. It was also adopted as a surname by Ashkenazic Jews.
French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine): from the personal name Conrad, of ancient Germanic origin, or a Frenchified form of the German cognate Konrad .
English (Middlesex): from an Anglicized form of the German personal name Konrad .