Roxie O. Conaway

1 July 1896–1 March 1980 (Age 83)
Pike, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Roxie O.

When Roxie O. Conaway was born on 1 July 1896, in Pike, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Elisha Conaway, was 21 and her mother, Louisa J. Kendrick, was 20. She married Thomas Berlin Slone on 12 February 1914, in Pike, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Lee District, Mingo, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 1 March 1980, in Williamson, Mingo, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 83.

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Thomas Berlin Slone
Roxie O. Conaway
Marriage: 12 February 1914
Charity Slone
Inice Slone
Ella Slone
Opal Slone
Elbert Slone
Vicy Slone

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 February 1914Pike, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 2
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    1900 · Governor Shot
    Age 4
    On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
    Age 22
    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Conway .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Roxie Sloan in household of Burlin Sloan, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Roxie Conway in entry for Elbert Slone and Gloria Chapman, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Roxy Conauley in household of Bill Conauley, "United States Census, 1910"

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