Conley and Son general store account books
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- Conley, Thomas, 1856-1934 (Person)
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Robert William Conley was the son of Magdalene Conley and her first husband, John William Pilon. He was born February 19, 1876 and took the last name of Conley following his mother's marriage to Thomas Conley. He married Laura Ellen Barnes (1879-1934) on April 27, 1902 and they had four children: Sarah Magdalene, Ellen Elizabeth, William Thomas, and Robert Henry. Like his father, Conley was an active Mason and belonged to Rosedale lodge No. 59, the Royal Arch Masons of Rockville and the Masonic Council of Terre Haute. He died at the age of 62 on July 9, 1938. His daughter Magdalene had become his business partner and she continued to own and operate the store following the deaths of her father and grandfather. Sarah Magdalene Conley died at the age of 72 on February 7, 1975.
Ancestry.com. "Magdaline Kipling." Kentucky, U.S., Count Marriage Records, 1783-1965. Accessed June 24, 2021. https://www.ancestry.com.
FindaGrave.com. "Robert William 'William' Conley." Find a Grave Memorial ID 48344854. Accessed June 24, 2021. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/48344854/robert-william-conley.
"Magdalene Conley." Obituary. Rockville Republican (IN), February 10, 1975.
"Robert William Conley." Obituary. Terre Haute Tribune (IN), July 10, 1938.
"Thomas Conley." Obituary. Rockville Tribune (IN), March 21, 1934.
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