Mary L. Conrad

Mary L. Conrad (maiden name: Lowther) was born around 1816 in Pennsylvania. She married Louis L. Conrad sometime in the 1840s, and they had at least four children together: Louis W., born around 1848; John Merle, born around 1850; Charles, born around 1852; and Mary, born around 1856. In 1852, the family settled in Manchester, a community near Pittsburgh, where Louis served as a Presbyterian minister. Louis died in November 1867, leaving most of his money and possessions to Mary. By 1870, she owned about $10,000 in real estate and $1,000 in personal property. She died in Pennsylvania around November 1875.

Name:Conrad, Mary L.
Alternative names:
  • Lowther, Mary (maiden name)
  • UVA (Union)
  • Spouse
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Birth date:1816
Birth date certainty:Around
Birth place:Pennsylvania
Death date:1875-11
Death place:Pennsylvania
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Person 1Relation TypePerson 2
Conrad, Mary L.parent ofConrad, Louis W.
Conrad, Mary L.parent ofConrad, John Merle
Conrad, Mary L.parent ofConrad, Charles
Conrad, Mary L.parent ofConrad, Mary
Conrad, Mary L.wife ofConrad, Louis L.

1860 and 1870 United States Federal Censuses, available from; U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, available from; Record of the Men of Lafayette: Brief Biographical Sketches of the Alumni of Lafayette College (Easton, PA: Skinner & Finch, 1879); D. H. Sloan, A History of the Presbytery of Kittanning (Pittsburgh, PA: Barrows & Osbourne, 1888); Pittsburgh Weekly Gazette, 2 December 1875.