Edwin Conway


Personal and Family Information

Edwin was born about 1610 in Worcestershire, England, UK, the son of unknown parents.

He died about 1674 in Lancaster County, Virginia, USA.

His wife was Martha Eltonhead, who he married in 1640 in Northampton, Virginia, USA. Their only known child was Eltonhead (c1646-1689).


BirthABT 1610
Place: Worcestershire, England, UK
DeathABT 1674
Place: Lancaster County, Virginia, USA


Note 1

From familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Edwin_Conway_(c1610-c1674) on 2 Dec 2009 : In 1652, Edwin Conway, Sr. brought Martha Eltonhead from England to Virginia as well as a John Sutton. Edwin made a total of four trips from Virginia to England bringing others to the colony. He received vast amounts of land in Virginia, including some in Northampton, Middlesex, Lancaster, and Richmond counties. On one of the trips, which was dated 6 December 1652, Edwin was given grant for 1000 acres in Lancaster county SE side of Cortoman River in which he and Martha are named as headrights.