John Franklin Conkey

John Franklin Conkey

Male 1852 - 1937  (85 years)

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  • Name John Franklin Conkey  [1
    Born 17 Apr 1852  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 11 Jul 1870  South Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 18y 
    Address:
    Kingston 
    Census 22 Jun 1875  Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 3 Jun 1880  Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 28y 
    Occupation 3 Jun 1880  Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Law Student 
    Census 7 Jun 1900  San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 48y 
    Address:
    262 Seventh St. 
    Occupation 7 Jun 1900  San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lawyer 
    Census 16 Apr 1910  1910 US Census, Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 58y 
    Occupation 16 Apr 1910  1910 US Census, Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Editor 
    • General nature of industry, business or establishment: Own Paper
      Whether employer, employee, or working on own account: Employer
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 67y 
    Address:
    217 W. Chapel 
    Occupation 9 Jan 1920  Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Postmaster 
    • Industry, business or establishment: US Govt. P.O.
      Employer, salary or wage worker, or working on own account: Wage earner
    Census 1 Apr 1930  Fullerton, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 77y 
    Address:
    127 E. Whiting, Fullerton 
    Occupation Attorney at law 
    • Appears in California History of the Bench and Bar of Southern California, 1909, p 144,
      "John F. Conkey
      Santa Maria. Born April 17, 1852, in New York City, son of Ithamar and Elizabeth (Belling) Conkey. Received his education in the public schools of New York City. Admitted to the bar at Saratoga Sprints, NY, in September 1880; Moved to California in 1890, and has since been engaged in the practice of his profession in Santa Maria. Served eight years as a member of 22nd Separate Company of Native Sons of the Golden West. Democrat.
      Source Ancestry.com
    Occupation 1 Apr 1930  Fullerton, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Attorney at law 
    • Industry: Professional
      Class of worker: Own Account
    Died 22 Aug 1937  Fullerton, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried 22 Aug 1937  Fullerton, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Loma Vista Memorial Park 
    Notes 
    • Came to California in 1892 for Blanch's health
      Lived in Sarasota Springs, NY; San Jose, CA; Santa Maria, CA; Fullerton, CA.
      Kept a family history. Three McConkey brothers immigrated to Worchester, MA, then to Pelham MA. Supposedly, there is a history of Pelham and Amherst that details this lineage
    Person ID I217  Bratt Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2017 

    Father Ithamar Conkey,   b. 15 May 1815, Shutesbury, Franklin Co. MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1867, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Billings,   b. Abt 1810, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1844 
    • Date is presumptive
    Family ID F153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Blanch Agusta Moscrip,   b. 2 Jun 1853, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1932, Fullerton, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1874  Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Moscrip Conkey,   b. 3 Aug 1875, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1962, Newport Beach, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Mary Elizabeth Conkey,   b. 16 Apr 1884, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1979, Yucca Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +3. Marie Louise Conkey,   b. 3 Jan 1888, Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1976  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F86  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Apr 1852 - New York, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 18y - 11 Jul 1870 - South Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Sep 1874 - Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 22 Jun 1875 - Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 28y - 3 Jun 1880 - Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Law Student - 3 Jun 1880 - Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 48y - 7 Jun 1900 - San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lawyer - 7 Jun 1900 - San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 67y - 9 Jan 1920 - Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster - 9 Jan 1920 - Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 77y - 1 Apr 1930 - Fullerton, Orange, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Attorney at law - 1 Apr 1930 - Fullerton, Orange, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Aug 1937 - Fullerton, Orange, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Loma Vista Memorial Park - 22 Aug 1937 - Fullerton, Orange, California
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  • Photos
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    Conkey, John
    Undated

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] Ithamar-Eunice-Family-Births.

    2. [S258] Conkey, John Franklin, 1870, Census, USA, South Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, (Year: 1870; Census Place: South Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey; Roll: M593_874; Page: 515B; Image: 425; Family History Library Film: 552373).

    3. [S92] All New York State Census, 1875.

    4. [S260] Moscrip, Robert Stevens, 1880, Census, USA, Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York, (Year: 1880; Census Place: Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York; Roll: 929; Family History Film: 1254929; Page: 434D; Enumeration District: 085; Image: 0033).

    5. [S261] Conkey, John Franklin, 1900, Census, USA, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, (1900 US Census, San Jose, Santa Clara, SD 2, ED 71, Sheet 9).

    6. [S262] Conkey, John Franklin, 1910, Census, USA, 1910 US Census, Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California, (San Louis Obispo, Santa Maria, SD 8, ED 183, Sheet 1).

    7. [S263] Conkey, John Franklin, 1920, Census, USA, Santa Maria, San Louis Obispo, California, (1920 US Census, San Louis Obispo, Santa Maria, SD 7, ED 112, Sheet 8).

    8. [S264] Conkey, John Franklin, 1930, Census, USA, Fullerton, Orange, California, (US Census, 1930, Fullerton, CA, ED 30-32, SD 20, Sheet 3).

    9. [S98] John F. Conkey Death Certificate (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Death: Aug 21, 1937
      Address: 124 E. Amerige, Fullerton, CA
      Lists Married Status: Widower
      Date of Birth April 17, 1852
      Occupation: Lawyer, General Practice
      Father: Ithamer [sic] Conkey, Born Sheetsbury MA
      Mother: Elizabeth Grant (?) Born, New York
      Signed by Robert Conkey (Son)
      Buried: Loma Vista Cemetery, 8/24/1937
      Cause of Death: Chronic Endocarditis