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Is Caleb Conaway the father of Henry Conaway?

I color coded the possible children of Caleb Conaway & left that color with their possible line of descent. These are not proven to be Calebís descendants (thus the ?), but are certainly a possibility.

1784 - Henry Conaway born in South Carolina

1790 - Census - Pendleton/96th district SC

        Caleb Conneway

        1 male over 16 - Caleb

        2 males under 16 - ?William or ?Henry

        4 females - wife Mary & 3 daughters

1791 - Caleb Conaway witnessed deed for Richard Sadler & Matthew Alexander- Pendleton District, SC

1792 - Caleb Conaway purchased land of Henry Gotcher - Pendleton District, SC that was of an original grant to John Hallum 1784

1793 - Caleb Conaway appraised inventory of Giles Gant - Pendleton District, SC

1794 - 22 January - Caleb Conaway & wife Mary sold 3 tracts of land - Pendleton District, SC

        See Land & Other Documents for information on this land.

1795 - June 9 - Caleb Conaway buyer in the estate of George Wilson Old 96 & Abbeville Dist

1797 - John Turner (who lived next to Henry Conaway) purchased land in Warren County, Georgia

1798 - Pendleton District, SC - created from Washington District

1800 - Pendleton District, SC Census

        Caleb Conaway

        1 male under 10 - ?John b1795 was 5     4 females under 10

        1 male 10-16 - ?Henry b1784 was 16     1 female 10-16

        1 male 16-26 - ? William b bef 1784       1 female 26-45-?Mary

        1 male over 45 - Caleb                             too young to be mother of 1st 2 children

1800 - 7 April Caleb Conaway & Mary Conaway - sold 100 acres in Pendleton to Richard Smith ** the index book shows this to be 1824 - however, deed says 1800 - 23rd year of Indepencence - ** it was not recorded in the deed book until 25 October 1825.

1806 - Henry Conaway married Nancy Turner in Warren County, Georgia

1810 - Pendleton District, SC Census

        Caleb Connaway

        1 male under 10 -                                      2 females under 10

        1 male 16-26 -                                          2 females 10-16

        1 male over 45 - Caleb                              1 female over 45 - ?Mary

    Barnwell District, SC Census

       William Conaway

       3 males under 10 - Alexander, John, Thomas      1 female under 10

       1 male 16-26                                                           1 female 16-26

       1 male 26-45 - William 26+

1820 -  Where was Caleb?  Deceased?

                          Putnam County, Georgia Census

            William Conaway - donít have statistics

                            Warren County, Georgia Census

        Henry Conaway                                                  2 females under 10 - ? & Mary

        3 males under 10 - ?Henry, Turner, William     2 females 10-16 - ? & Sarah

        1 male 26-45 - Henry 36                                      1 female 16-45 - Nancy

1826 Pendleton District, SC - dissolved - into Pickens & Anderson Counties, SC

1830 - Hall County, Georgia Census

        William Conaway - ?widower

        1 male 15-20 -                         2 females under 5         1 female 15-20

        1 male 45-50 - William 46+     2 females 10-15             1 female 60-70 - ?Mary Caleb's wife

        Alexander Connaway

        1 male 20-30                             1 female under 5            1 female 15-20

        Thomas Connaway

        1 male 20-30         1 female 10-15        1 female 15-20        1 female 50-60

        John Conaway

        1 male 20-30         2 females under 5     1 female 20-30

   Warren County, Georgia Census

        Henry Conaway

        1 male under 5 - Benjamin 4             1 female under 5 - Nancy

        1 male 5-10 - Charles, William 9      1 female 10-15 - Sarah

        1 male 10-15 - Turner 14                  2 females 15-20 - ? & Mary

        1 male 20-30 - ?Henry                      1 female 40-50 - Nancy

        1 male 40-50 - Henry 44 dates donít fit the children & donít know all the names

   1840    Warren County, Georgia Census                   

        Henry Conway                                             

        1 male under 5 - Benjamin 14             1 female 5-10 - Nancy

        1 male 15-20 - Charles, William 19     2 females 10-15 - Sarah

        1 male 20-30 - Turner 24                     1 female 20-30 - Mary

        1 male 50-60 - Henry 54                      1 female 50-60 - Nancy

        Henry Conaway

        1 male 20-30         1 female under 5         1 female 20-30

?Where is William Conaway - did he go back to South Carolina

   

1845 - Nancy Turner Conaway died

1849 - Henry Conaway married Nancy "Epsy" Dozier

1850 -   Warren County, Georgia Census

    Henry Conaway 66 SC

    Epsy 45 GA

    Augustus B. Bray 8 GA

     

    Turner Conaway 34 GA

    Mary 39 GA

    Elizabeth 10 GA

    Benjamin F. 7 GA

    Thoma J. 8/12 GA

1858 - Henry Conaway died

1860 - Warren County, Georgia Census         Gordon County, Georgia Census

        Epsy Conaway 53 GA                         Benjamin F. Conaway 34 GA

        Byron Bray 16 GA                             Hellena 34 GA

                                                                    Patrick H. 11 GA

        Turner Conaway 43 Ga                     Sarah G. 7 GA

        Mary 48 GA                                       Susan N. 5 GA

        Elizabeth 19 GA                                 Marshall 1 GA

        Benjamin 18 GA

        James 9 GA                                     ?William Conaway 40 GA - who is he?

        Mary Nancy 6 GA                             Mary 38 SC                     is this

        Roxana 4 GA                                     Jesse M. 16 A                 Henryís

                                                                    Jason 14 GA                     son

?Where is Charles Conaway - d1863         William E. 12 GA         Benjamin's

?Where is William Conaway                        Pemit 9 GA                 brother

                                                                    Susannah 7 GA

                                                                     Lucinda R. 5 GA

        

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