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Henry Patrick Conn

Male 1832 - 1910  (78 years)


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  • Name Henry Patrick Conn  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 22 Mar 1832  Jefferson County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Sep 1910  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Buried Gravel Hill Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Notes 
    • Kay Parker McCary writes: "Born in Jefferson Co. Miss. Moved to Copiah Co in 1833, Moved to Arkansas in 1854, Married to Miss Clarrissa Gibson 2 Jan 1859, Moved to Texas in 1869 - Only sleeping [FS: H. P. C.] (Henry Patrick Conn - Son of James Conn & Martha A. Gibson - CSA - Originally this grave & his wife Clarissa Conn's grave were surrounded by a wrought iron fence)."

      At the time of the 1850 Federal census, an 18 year old Henry Conn, born in Mississippi and working as a laborer, was living in the home of Farrish and Martha Kendrick of Copiah County, Mississippi.
    • (Research):

      Census Listings:

      1860 Census
      not located

      1870 Census
      Texas, Sabine County, Beat No. 3, PO Brookeland
      Enumerated 14 Aug 1870
      Page 14
      603-603
      Conn, H P 38 M W Farmer 1000 1000 Miss
      Clarissa 29 F W Keeping House Miss
      Mary E 10 F W Ark
      Elisha 3 M W Ark
      Martha A 1/2 F W Tx
      Gleason M 22 F W La

      1880 Census
      Texas, Sabine County, Precinct 1
      Enumerated 26 Jun 1880
      Page 16 SD 1 ED 85
      162-163
      Conn, Henry P W M 49 Farmer Miss Miss Miss
      Conn, Clarissa W F 39 Wf Keeping House Miss SC SC
      Conn, Elisha L W M 11 Son At School Ark
      Conn, Martha W F 10 Dtr At School Tx
      Conn, Willie H W M 9 Son At School Tx
      Conn, George W M 7 Son At School Tx
      Conn, Clarissa A W F 2 Dtr Tx
      Conn, Abbie W F 5/12 Jan Dtr Tx
      Travis, Martha W F 29 Servant Miss Miss Miss

      1900 Census
      Texas, Sabine County, JP 1
      Enumerated 5 Jun 1900
      SD 8 ED 68 Sheet 2B
      29-30
      Conn, Henry Head M M Mar 1832 68 M 40 Miss Miss Tenn Farmer
      Cobb, Clarcy Wf W F Mar 1841 59 M 40 10/7 Miss Miss Miss
      Cobb, Abbie E Dtr W F Jan 1880 20 S Tx Miss Miss
    Person ID I411  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father James Conn, Sr.,   b. Abt 1800, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1832  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Mother Martha Gibson,   b. Abt 1800, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Mar 1820  Marion County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F12420  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Clarissa "Clarrisee" Gibson,   b. 12 Mar 1841, Marion County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1932, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1859  Lafayette County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 10
    • The transcription of this Arkansas Marriage record on Ancestry.com shows him as Henry P. COMEY.
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Conn,   b. 13 Sep 1859, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1928  (Age 68 years)
     2. Elisha Leonidas Conn,   b. 15 Dec 1867, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1909, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. Martha "Mattie" Ann Emerentha Conn,   b. 29 Mar 1870, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1939, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. William Henry "Bill" Conn,   b. 13 Oct 1871, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1926, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. George Washington Conn,   b. 25 Mar 1873, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1916, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. Clarissa L. Abi Conn,   b. 22 Jul 1877, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1935, Junction, Kimble County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     7. Abbie Ella Conn,   b. 15 Jan 1880, Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1963, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F333  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1832 - Jefferson County, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1910 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gravel Hill Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Conn, Henry Patrick
1832-1910
    Conn, Henry Patrick 1832-1910
    "Henry P. Conn, Born in Jefferson Co. Miss. Moved to Copiah Co in 1833, Moved to Arkansas in 1854, Married to Miss Clarrissa Gibson 2 Jan 1859, Moved to Texas in 1869 - Died Sep. 24, 1910 - Only sleeping" Transcription courtesy of Kay Parker McCary, who also noted that originally this grave & his wife Clarissa Conn's grave were surrounded by a wrought iron fence."

  • Sources 
    1. [S179] Mahon, Pam--Family Researcher (pmahon@brazosport.cc.tx.us).

    2. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972, p 52 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S607] McCary, Kay P. "Gravel Hill Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas" Cemetery Index ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsabine/burials/.

    4. [S1390] Brust, Vermell Anderson--Family Researcher 11307 Sinclair Ave Dallas TX 75218.

    5. [S207] 1870 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003., (United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1870 United States Federal Census, the Ninth Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, age at last birthday, sex, color; birthplace, occupation, and more. No relationships were shown between members of a household. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1870 Federal Census.), Texas, Sabine County, Beat No. 3, PO Brookeland Enumerated 14 Aug 1870 Page 14 603-603 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S384] 1900 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1900 United States Federal Census, the Twelfth Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, relationship to the head of household, color or race, sex, month and year of birth, age at last birthday, marital status, number of years married, the total number of children born of the mother, the number of those children living, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, if the individual was foreign born, the year of immigration and the number of years in the United States, the citizenship status of foreign-born individuals over age twenty-one, occupation, and more. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1900 Federal Census.), Texas, Sabine County, JP 1 Enumerated 5 Jun 1900 SD 8 ED 68 Sheet 2B 29-30 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.), # 55107621 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S198] McDaniel, Robert Cecil THE 1900 POPULATION CENSUS OF SABINE COUNTY, TX.

    9. [S1368] Ancestry.com - Arkansas County Marriages 1837-1957 [database online].

    10. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.), # 55107711 (Reliability: 3).