John Conger

4 January 1835–14 October 1909 (Age 74)
Wayne, Wood, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Conger was born on 4 January 1835, in Wayne, Wood, Ohio, United States, his father, Stephen Elias Conger, was 38 and his mother, Mary Piatt, was 32. He married Mary Jane Smith on 28 May 1866, in Edwina, Monroe, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Washington, Monroe, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Graysville, Washington Township, Monroe, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 14 October 1909, in Monroe, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Wayne, Wood, Ohio, United States.

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John Conger
Mary Jane Smith
Marriage: 28 May 1866
Louisa J Conger

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 May 1866Edwina, Monroe, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 1
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 25
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning

    English: unexplained.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • John Couger, "United States Census, 1880"
    • John C Conger in entry for Charles Greenwood and Louisa Powell, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • John Couger in entry for Mary Jane Couger, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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