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Ellen Vesta "Nellie" Holmes Cony
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1840
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1920

In the 1920 U.S. Census, widow Ellen H. Covy, 79, born Maine, parents born Maine, was living in Washington County, Maine, with sister Anna L. Holmes, 81, born Maine;nephew Frank H. Moore, 53, born Maine, father born Canada, mother born Maine;and nieces Josephine Moore, 49; and Vesta H. Moore, 42, both born in Maine.

In the 1910 U.S. Census, Frank H. Moore, 44, born Maine,, father born Canada, mother born Maine, was living in Calais, Maine with sisters Josephine C., 39; and Vestie H., 32, both born in Maine;aunt Anna L. Holmes, 71, born Maine, parents born Maine;widowed aunt Ellen H. Corry, 70, born Maine, parents born Maine; and Adrena Greenlaw, 19, born Canada, parents born Canada.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, widower and dry goods merchant Edward Moore, 63, born Septemer 1836 in Canada, father born Canada, mother born Maine, was living on Main Street, Calais, Maine, with dentist Frank H., 33, born July 1866;Josephine, 30, born January, 1870; and school teacher Vesta H., 23,born May 1877, all born in Maine; and s-in-law Anna L. Holmes, 61, born Nov. 1868; s-in-law Ellen H., Corry, 60, born March, 1840, all in Maine; and servant Annie Murphy, 21, born July 1878 in Canada, parents born Canada.
Edward came to the U.S. in 1860.


In the 1880 U.S. Census, dry goods merchant Edward Moore, 41, born Canada, parents born Canada, was living in Calais, Maine, with Agnes H., 43, born Maine, parents born Maine; Frank H., 13; Joseph S., 10; and Vesta H., 3, all born in Maine; widowed sister Ellen H. Coney, 40, born Maine, parents born Maine; and servant Ellen Stewart, 23, born Maine, parents born Maine.

In the 1870 U.S. Census, widow Vesta Holmes, 60, born Maine, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with school teacher Annie S., 31; and student Walter, 16, both born in Maine; dry goods merchant Edward Moore,32, born Canada; Agness, 33; Frank H., 4; and Josephine C., 6 months, all born in Maine; and domestic servant (sic) Ellen H. Coney, 29, born Maine.

Deaths: at Sea, 10 Feb 1867, 'Burnng of Steamer City of Bath'. Full Particulars. d. Capt. Joseph S. Coney of Eastport, and more. (Eastport Sentinel, March 6, 1867)

Marriages: In Calais, 22 Oct 1863, Joseph S. Cony USN to Ellen, daughter of the Dr. J Holmes of Calais, (Eastport Sentinel, October 28, 1863)

Mr. John Jackson, city clerk, solemnized the marriage of Joseph Cony of Eastport and Ellen Holmes of CalaisOctober 22, 1863. (Calais Vital Records)

Joseph Cony of Eastport and Ellen Holmes of Calais made their marriage intentions on October 10, 1863. (Calais Vital Records)

In the 1860 U.S. Census, Job Holmes, 60, born Maine, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with Vesta, 52; Agnes, 23; Annie L., 21; Ellen, 20; Frank R., 16; and Walter H., 6, all born in Maine.

In the 1850 U.S. Census, physician Job Holmes 50, born Maine, was living in Calais, Maine, with Vesta, 42;Agnes, 13; Anna L, 11; Ellen, 10; and Frank P., 6, all born in Maine; and laborer Anthony Loughlin, 42, born Ireland.

Children of Job and Vesta Holmes:
Ellen Born March 14, 1840 (Calais Vital Records)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Job Leland Holmes (1799 - 1864)
  Vesta Hamlin Holmes (1808 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Saville Cony (1834 - 1867)*
 
 Siblings:
  Agnes Holmes Moore (1837 - 1884)*
  Anna Livermore Holmes (1838 - 1921)*
  Ellen Vesta Holmes Cony (1840 - 1920)
  Cyrus Hamlin Holmes (1841 - 1842)*
  Frank Pierpont Holmes (1843 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calais Cemetery
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Aug 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95690468
Ellen Vesta Nellie <i>Holmes</i> Cony
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Ellen Vesta Nellie <i>Holmes</i> Cony
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