Albert Brison Conaway

1880–1959 (Age 78)
Onaga, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States

The Life of Albert Brison

When Albert Brison Conaway was born on 15 November 1880, in Onaga, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States, his father, John Valentine Conaway, was 26 and his mother, Charity Allen, was 20. He married Clara Belle Dunlap on 30 March 1904, in Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Clear Fork Township, Marshall, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Grant Township, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States in 1920. He died on 10 October 1959, at the age of 78, and was buried in Fostoria, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States.

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Albert Brison Conaway
Clara Belle Dunlap
Marriage: 30 March 1904
Howard Levi Conaway
James Albert Conaway
Lyda Alberta Conaway

Spouse & Children

30 March 1904
Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States


  • Male1909–1988Male

  • Lyda Alberta Conaway


  • James Albert Conaway


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+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 1

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 21

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Probably a spelling variant of Irish, Welsh, and Scottish Conway .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • A B Conaway, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Albert Conaway, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albert B Conaway, "United States Census, 1920"

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