|Come look with me inside this drawer
In this box I've often seen
The pictures black and white
Faces proud, still, and serene.
I wish I knew the people
These strangers in the box.
Their names and all their memories
Are lost among my socks.
I wonder what their lives were like
How did they spend their days?
What about their special times?
I'll never know their ways.
If only someone had taken time
To tell who,what, where, and when?
These faces of my heritage
Would come to life again.
Could this become the fate
Of the pictures we take today?
The faces and the memories
Someday to be put away?
Take time to save your stories,
Seize the opportunity when it knocks
Or someday you and yours
Could be strangers in a box.
* JOHN MILTON CONWAY
born: Aug. 14, 1860 died: Nov. 5, 1917
* ANNE MARIE CONWAY
nee ( MacKAY )
born: Feb. 17, 1871 died: Mar. 31, 1928
John and Annie Conway were married Sept. 26, 1890 in Arnprior Ontario and moved to Sault Ste.Marie, Ontario, Canada in the 1890ís and started a family.
If John and Annie had not fallen in love and married, all the people listed on this family history and any future generations would never have been born. Quite an accomplishment! Quite a family!
God certainly blessed them.
There are hundreds of us and we are all one FAMILY !!!!!
1 * John (Jack) Milton Conway born: Jan. 10, 1893
died: Oct. 25 1952
2 *Michael James (Jim) Conway born: Mar. 16, 1894
died: Apr. 10, 1961
3 *Thomas William Conway born: Dec. 16, 1895
died: Jun. 23, 1962
4 *Timothy Howard Conway born: Feb. 5, 1898
died: Jan. 30, 1954
5 *Annie Mary Conway Hubert born: Dec. 19, 1899
died: July 26, 1975
6 Patrick Douglas Conway died: Aug. 19, 1902
Age 2 mos.
7 May Jeanetta Conway died: Aug. 3, 1906
Age 3 mos. 3 wks.
8 Leo Patrick Conway born: Sept. 20, 1903
died: May 9, 1926
9 *Dennis Lawrence (Lorne) Conway born: July 19, 1907
died: Aug. 5, 1978
10 *Nettie Cecilia Conway Taylor born: Nov.15, 1908
died: ? , 1987
11 *Agnes Loretta Conway Camirand born: Feb. 2, 1910
died: Jan. 23, 1971
12 *Francis (Frank) David Conway born: May 23, 1911
died: July 22, 1973
Special thanks posthumously to Nettie Conway Taylor for much of the early information on this website.
The information that I have compiled so far is incomplete. Please forgive any errors or omissions. Any corrections to dates or spelling of names or additional information that anyone can provide would be greatly appreciated.Please send to SteveConway:
Email : email@example.com
Also for providing additional information, a sincere thank you to:
I sincerely hope that no one feels that this is an intrusion into their privacy.In creating this website and compiling this information, I am trying to create a sense of family,a history of us and who we are and what we belong to, both for us and for future generations.
BE PROUD of YOUR HERITAGE !
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