Son of Hugh Prior Conn and Elizabeth Hammonds Conn. Married 1) Nancy A. Henson Sep 28, 1890 and 2) Minervy Ann Dame March 13, 1902. Obituary for James Monroe Conn: Funeral Services at 2 o'clock this afternoon at Brice for county native James Monroe Conn, 74, who lived all of his life in the house near Brice which was his birthplace, died there Wednesday night, the victim of heart disease. He had been in ill health for some time. Funeral services will be conducted at the Brice Church at 2 o'clock this afternoon, with the Rev. Mrs. W.S. Bennett officiating. Burial will be in the Bennett Cemetery. He was born March 15, 1863 and his family had been connected intimately with the history of Laclede County. The Conn School is named for the family. Besides his wife, Mrs. Minerva Dame Conn, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Paul Hooper, and Mrs. Bert Austin, Jr.; one son, Oliver Conn of Lebanon and a nephew Elmer Conn.