Private CALEB F. CONN and 2nd Lieut. JOHN CONN, Companies "A"   "G"

Research By Donna - qqtimberline@peoplepc.com

Here is information on Caleb F. Conn and his brother John H. Conn. Both served in the 1st West Virginia Calvary.

Sept 21, 1850 Monongelia, Monongelia Co., Virginia (Eastern District)(Now West Virginia)
George Conn, age 47, born in Virginia
wife Elizabeth Conn, age 43, born in Pennsylvania
dau Mary P. Conn, age 18, born in Virginia
son John Conn, age 16, born in Virginia
dau Sophia Conn, age 14, born in Virginia
son Caleb Conn, age 11, born in Virginia
dau Lydia A. Conn, age 9, born in Virginia
dau Elizabeth Conn, age 7, born in Virginia
dau Margaret E. Conn, age 4, born in Virginia
son George W. Conn, age 2, born in Virginia
daughter not named yet, Conn, age 1 day, born in Virginia

The mother, Elizabeth Conn, aged 59 years 1 month 22 days died June 27, 1864 (birthdate calculates out to be born on May 5, 1805) Buried in the Fletcher Cem., in Cheat Neck, Monogalia Co., that is now in West Virginia.

The father, George Conn, died August 12, 1872 aged 70 years 1 months and 24 days (birthdate calculates out as a birth of June 18, 1802) bur: Fletcher Cem, same as wife.


June 6, 1870 10th ward of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
John H. Conn, age 36, born in Virginia, (ret) grocer, worth $2,000,
wife Maggie A. Conn, age 35, keeping house, born in Pennsylvania (father and
mother were of foreign birth)
dau Mary Ann Conn, age 2 months, born in Illinois (born in April)
domestic servant Lena Hentzer, age 16, born in Prussia, parents were of foreign birth
brother Caleb F. Conn, age 31, Ret grocer, born in Virginia


Caleb F. Conn of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, age 42 years, and Miss Carrie S. Martin, age 28, of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, were married. I, W.H. Thomas, Minister of the Gospel, do hereby certify that Mr. Caleb F. Conn and Miss Carrie S. Martin, were united in marriage by me on March 20, 1881, in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
(actual marriage license scanned and on Familysearch)


Cook Co. Illinois deaths
Caleb F. Conn, age 54 years 1 month
Died January 2, 1893
buried in Rose Hill Cemetery
1. Name: Caleb F. Conn
2. male, white
3. age 54 years 1 month
4. occupation: merchant
5. date of death: January 2, 1893 at 9:25 p.m.
6. marital status: Widower
7. nationality - American born in Virginia.
8. how long a resident? 25 years
9. Residence: 832 West Lake Street in the 13th ward.
10. COD: Pneumonia with complications from heart disease
11. duration: 7 days
12. Place of burial: Rose Hill
13. Undertaker: D. _ Moffett
14. Physician: T.D. Palmer