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Descendants of Elias Conover (369484)

Generation One

450. Elias1 Conover (369484) was born circa 1822 New York; m. Margaret (Unknown) (369485).

He was shown in the census on September 11, 1850 as a farmer.

Elias Conover (369484) and Margaret (Unknown) (369485) appeared on the census of September 11, 1850 Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York.

Elias Conover (369484) and Margaret (Unknown) (369485) appeared on the census of August 27, 1860 Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York; real estate value 1,500.00 personal property 250.00. He was shown in the census on August 27, 1860 as a farmer.

Elias Conover (369484) and Margaret (Unknown) (369485) appeared on the census of June 19, 1870 Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York; real estate value 1,700.00 personal property 400.00. He was shown in the census on June 19, 1870 as a house carpenter.

Margaret (Unknown) (369485) was born circa 1828 New York.

Children of Elias1 Conover (369484) and Margaret (Unknown) (369485) were as follows:

Generation Two

451. Elihu S.2 Conover (369443) was born December, 1866; m. Anna May Durling (369442), daughter of John Durling (369477) and Mary T. Ford (369478), circa 1896; d. July 23, 1949 at age 82; bur. Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York.

Elihu S. Conover (369443) appeared on the census of 1910 Ulysses, Tompkins County, New York. He was shown in the census on April 30, 1930 as a farmer.

Elihu S. Conover (369443) and Anna May Durling (369442) appeared on the census of April 30, 1930 Ulysses Twp., Tompkins County, New York. From 'The Free Press', Trumansburg, NY, Friday, July 29, 1949: 'Elihu S. Conover, 82, retired Ulysses farmer, who has lived alone since the death of his wife, Mrs. Anna Conover on May 7, 1949, was found dead Sunday at his home near the District No. 15 school house. Dr. John W. Burton of Mecklenburg said death was due to coronary thrombosis on Saturday, July 23,1949. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Bernice Tucker of Trumbull's Corners, Mrs. Florence Murray of Burdett and Mrs. Gladys Willis ofEnfield Center; a son Clifford Conover of Trumansburg; 16 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services wereheld at the Stewart-Rhode Funeral Home with the Rev. Ford Crippen of Dundee,formerly of Mecklenburg and Enfield Larger Parish officiating. Interment wasin Grove Cemetery.'

Anna May Durling (369442) was born in January, 1867. She died on May 7, 1949 at age 82. She was buried Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York. She is listed with her parents in the Enfield, NY census: 1870 Anna 3; 1875 Hannah 8, born Tompkis; 1880 Anna 13. She is listed with Elisha in the Ulysses, NY census: 1900 Anna B(?) 33, born January 1867, married 4 years, 2 children, both living; 1910 Anna 43, wife, married twice, currently married 12 years, 4 children, all living; 1920 Anna 52, wife; 1930 Anna M 63, married at age 30. Her mother Mary is listed with them in1900 as Mary Durling 76, born December 1823, widow, mother-in-law to Elisha, 14 (?) children, 4 living, parents born in PA. Grove cemetery, Trumansburg, NY, Anna D Conover 1867 - 1949, lot1485. [The Grove cemetery listing on the Tompkins County Page has: Conover, Anna Mae Lot 1485 d. May. 7, 1949 ae 82 y] From 'The Free Press', Trumansburg, NY, Friday, May 31, 1949: 'Mrs. Anna May Conover, 81, died at her home in the Town of Ulysses, Saturday, May 7, 1949, following an illness of several years. Surviving are her husband, Elihu S. Conover; three daughters, Mrs. LeonH. Tucker, Trumbulls Corners, Mrs. Robert Murray, Reynoldsville, and Mrs. Harry Willis, Enfield Center; one son, Clifford Conover, Trumansburg; 16 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at the Stewart-Rhode Funeral Home at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the Rev. Ford Crippen officiating. Burial was in Grove Cemetery.' 'The Free Press', Trumansburg, NY, Friday, May 31, 1949: 'Mrs. Anna May Conover, 81, died at her home in the Town of Ulysses, Saturday, May 7, 1949, following an illness of several years. Surviving are her husband, Elihu S. Conover; three daughters, Mrs. LeonH. Tucker, Trumbulls Corners, Mrs. Robert Murray, Reynoldsville, and Mrs. Harry Willis, Enfield Center; one son, Clifford Conover, Trumansburg; 16 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at the Stewart-Rhode Funeral Home at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the Rev. Ford Crippen officiating. Burial was in Grove Cemetery.'

Children of Elihu S.2 Conover (369443) and Anna May Durling (369442) were as follows:

Generation Three

452. Bernice M3 Conover (369444) was born August 3, 1897; m. Leon H Tucker (369447) circa 1917; d. March 6, 1989 at age 91; bur. Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York.

'The Trumansburg, Free Press, Trumansburg, NY, March 15, 1989: 'Bernice M. Tucker, 91, of 1229 Trumansburg, Road, died March 6, 1989 at Tompkins Community Hospital. She had lived in the Enfield and Newfield area for most of her life. She was a member of the Enfield Baptist Church, the Enfield Valley Grange and the NewfieldSenior Citizens. She as an ardent gardener, sharing her flowers with friendsand family. She is survived by her husband of 72 years, Leon H Tucker of Ithaca; one son Donald Tucker of Newfield; six daughters, Charlotte Ballard of Jacksonville, Doris Willett of Endwell, Evelyn Volbrecht of Brooktondale, Juanita Wojtanik of Newfield, Carole Stickler of Ithaca, and Shirley Boyd of Trumansburg; one sister, Gladys Willis of Enfield; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several neices and nephews. Services were March 9 in the Jacksonville Community Church. The Rev. Erie J. Miller, Jr. and the Rev. Thomas Lange officiated. '

Leon H Tucker (369447) was born on April 7, 1895. He died on December 10, 1990 at age 95. He was buried Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York.

Children of Bernice M3 Conover (369444) and Leon H Tucker (369447) were as follows:

453. Florence M3 Conover (369445) was born July 28, 1899; m. Robert W Murray (369448); d. July 3, 1986 at age 86; bur. Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York.

'The Trumansburg Free Press',July 9, 1986: TRUMANSBURG - Florence Murray, 85, a resident of Lakeside Nursing Home, Ithaca, for the past six years, died July 3, 1986 at the Tompkins Community Hospital. Mrs. Murray was a rural school teacher at District 13 andSwamp College Schools. While residing at Lakeside she helped organize and played in the Lakeside Kitchen Band. She is survived by three sons, Kenneth, Robert and Donald Murray, all of Trumansburg, and a daughter Kathleen Stevens of Trumansburg; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Gladys Willis of Enfield Center and Mrs. Bernice Tucker of Newfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services were held Monday at Jacksonville Methodist Church with the Rev. Dale Winter officiating. Burial was in Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg. There were no calling hours. Memorial donations may be made to the Trumansburg Fire Department Ambulance Fund. The Perkins Funeral Home, Dryden, was in charge of arrangements.'

Robert W Murray (369448) was born on May 25, 1884. He died on July 11, 1963 at age 79. He was buried Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York.

Children of Florence M3 Conover (369445) and Robert W Murray (369448) were as follows:

454. Clifford3 Conover (369446) was born circa 1902; m. Laura P Whitaker (369449), daughter of Paul Whitaker (369460) and Martha Loveland (369461); d. February 4, 1977; bur. Enfield Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York.

'The Interlaken Review', Interlaken, NY, Thursday, February 10, 1977: TRUMANSBURG - 'Clifford E. Conover, 75, of 14 ProspectSt. died Friday, Feb. 4, 1977 in Lakeside Nursing Home after a long illness.Born in the Town of Ulysses, son of the late Elihue and Anna Durling Conover, he had owned and operated a welding and small engine repair business in Trumansburg for many years. He was a life member of the Trumansburg Fish and Game Club and was a former member of the Trumansburg Fire Dept. Surviving arehis widow, Mrs. Laura Whitaker Conover; three sons, Roland C., Ernest E. andLaVern F., all of Trumansburg; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. Florence Tucker of Trumbulls Corners and Mrs. Gladys Willis of Enfield; several nieces and nephews. Services were held at 2 p.m. in the Rhode-Covert Funeral Home with the Rev. Clarence W. Mitchell of the Enfield United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Enfield Cemetery in the spring.'

Laura P Whitaker (369449) was born on February 11, 1901 Enfield, Tompkins County, New York. She died on February 20, 1979 Trumansburg, Tompkins County, New York, at age 78. She was buried Enfield Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York. From 'The Interlaken Review', Interlaken, NY, Wednesday, February 28, 1979: Trumansburg - 'Laura P. Conover, 78, of 14 Prospect St., died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 1979, at home. She was born in the Town of Enfield, Feb. 11, 1901, daughter of the late Paul and Martha Loveland Whitaker. Mrs. Conover was a member of the Enfield Methodist Church. She is survived by three sons, RONALD [Roland] C. Conover, Ernest E. Conover and LaVern F. Conover, all of Trumansburg; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral and committal services were held at Rhode-Covert Funeral Home in Trumansburg. Burial was in Enfield Cemetery. '

Children of Clifford3 Conover (369446) and Laura P Whitaker (369449) were as follows:




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