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Conwell Owen Francis

Male 1890 - 1964  (73 years)


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  • Name Conwell Owen Francis 
    Born 01 Nov 1890  Blairstown, Benton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Jun 1964  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1760  Bloom
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2017 

    Father Conwell Daniel Winford,   b. 17 Jun 1862, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1930  (Age > 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Owens Ida Francis,   b. 24 Jun 1863, Clinton County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 29 Jun 1887  Clinton County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family F Maria,   b. Abt 1891, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Conwell Living  []
     2. Conwell Living  []
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    It is a picture and article called 'Old Iowa Album' and reads: 'When residents of Grand Junction, in Greene County, talked loyally about the Cubs back in 1908 they didn't mean the Chicago Cubs. Grand Junction had its own Cubs, and here they are. From left, front row, were Otis Rohrer, George Dugan, Owen Conwell and George Allen. Middle row: Charles Bohren, Roy Rapp, Manager Jack Guise, Thomas Maxwell. Standing: William Higgins and Harry Harmon. Allen pitched and Rohrer caught. (from the album of Jack Guise, Perry)
    It is a picture and article called "Old Iowa Album" and reads: "When residents of Grand Junction, in Greene County, talked loyally about the Cubs back in 1908 they didn't mean the Chicago Cubs. Grand Junction had its own Cubs, and here they are. From left, front row, were Otis Rohrer, George Dugan, Owen Conwell and George Allen. Middle row: Charles Bohren, Roy Rapp, Manager Jack Guise, Thomas Maxwell. Standing: William Higgins and Harry Harmon. Allen pitched and Rohrer caught. (from the album of Jack Guise, Perry)


  • Notes 
    • 1895 Iowa census:

      Name: Owen F. Conwell
      Age: 4
      Race: W
      Birthplace: Benton Co IA
      Residence: Blanstaun, Benton

      From a message board:
      I have an article from the Des Moines Register newspaper in the 1960's. It is a picture and article called "Old Iowa Album" and reads: "When residents of Grand Junction, in Greene County, talked loyally about the Cubs back in 1908 they didn't mean the Chicago Cubs. Grand Junction had its own Cubs, and here they are. From left, front row, were Otis Rohrer, George Dugan, Owen Conwell and George Allen. Middle row: Charles Bohren, Roy Rapp, Manager Jack Guise, Thomas Maxwell. Standing: William Higgins and Harry Harmon. Allen pitched and Rohrer caught. (from the album of Jack Guise, Perry)".

      1900 census:

      Name: Owen Conwell
      Home in 1900: Junction, Greene, Iowa
      Age: 9
      Estimated birth year: 1891
      Birthplace: Iowa
      Race: White
      Relationship to head-of-house: Son

      1905 Iowa Census:
      Living with family in Grand Junction, Greene County, Iowa.

      WWI draft registration--occupation is bank cashier and notary public. Stature is listed as short and build is medium. Brown eyes, light brown hair, not bald.

      1915 Iowa census he reports $1000 income in 1914 from the bank cashier job. Lived in DeSoto, Dallas County, Iowa. Single, reports 12 years of school through high school.

      1920 census:

      Occupation given as bank cashier.
      Name: Owen F Conwell
      [Owen F Cornwell]
      Age: 29 years
      Estimated birth year: abt 1891
      Birthplace: Iowa
      Race: White
      Home in 1920: Avery, Hancock, Iowa
      Home owned: Own
      Sex: Male
      Marital status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Mother's Birth Place: Iowa
      Father's Birth Place: Wisconsin
      Image: 31

      1925 Iowa census:
      Living in Goodell, Hancock County, Iowa.

      1930 census:

      Worked as banker.
      Name: Owen F Conwell
      Age: 39
      Estimated birth year: abt 1891
      Birthplace: Iowa
      Relation to head-of-house: Head
      Spouse's Name: Marie Conwell
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Avery, Hancock, Iowa

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] World War I Draft Registration Cards, ancestry.com.

    2. [S17] Social Security Death Index.


  

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