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May Williams Conover
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1884
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1952
Adair County
Kentucky, USA

May was the only child of her father John Winston Williams. She had two half siblings, Joe Wood Grider and Mary Alice Grider Black. She was a member of the Brethren in Christ Church and also attended the Freedom Separate Baptist Church. She married James Patterson Conover on Mar 31, 1901 and had five children. She was survived by three children and her mother, Amanda Leach Grider.

Their marriage notice from The Adair County News, Apr 3, 1901:

Last Sunday afternoon, a party of eighteen ladies and gentlemen reached Columbia, in buggies, from the White Oak section. From the public square they drove to the residence of Rev. W.B. Cave, two of the party desiring to be married. A knock at the door soon brought the minister to the front, and while Mr. James P. Conover and Miss May Williams were seated in their buggy, the solemn and impressive ceremony which unites two hearts was pronounced, after which all the crowd [retreated] on their homeward trip.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Winston Williams (1861 - 1885)
  Amanda Louise Leach Grider (1866 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  James Patterson Conover (1869 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Conover (1902 - 1902)*
  Lillie Myrtle Conover (1903 - 1912)*
  Joe Winston Conover (1904 - 1981)*
  William Marvin Conover (1906 - 1997)*
  Loran Elbert Conover (1908 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  May Williams Conover (1884 - 1952)
  Joe Wood Grider (1902 - 1981)**
  Mary Alice Grider Black (1904 - 2003)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Freedom Cemetery
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Originally Created by: indcub
Record added: Jul 26, 2004
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