CONREY, Thomas P, b 1761, Middleton/Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ, d 1828, NYC.
Thomas P CONREY/CONERY, b calculated 1761, Middleton/Middletown, Monmouth County, New Jersey; d 18 Feb 1828 Manhattan, New York (d register New York City, NY- FHL film 0447546),bur Bethel Baptist ("The Graveyard Shift" indicates no known records for this cemetery.) occupation= cartman/ "collector;" wife= Esther, b NJ.No other inf known abt Esther.Thomas P CONREY listed Manhattan directories 1802- 1814, 1819-1820, ( in 1822 as CONERY), and 1825 (1823 and 1824 not at FHL, so not checked for CONREY or CONERY); 28 November 1827 admitted to almshouse where
he d.(FHL film 1029820.)
-Sarah, A., b cal July/Aug 1807, Manhattan m James Barnes abt 1825/26 (first known child b cal 1826.James Barnes first listed in 1825 Manhattan directory. Sarah d Manhattan, NY 2 June 1892 (FHL film 1322840, cert # 19758); bur- Linden Hill[Methodist Cem, Queens, NY].
possible/maybe children or siblings of Thomas P Conery-
In the directories, with two exceptions- a shoemaker and a marshall- the Conrey's listed are either cartmen or cabinet makers/ carpenters/ lumber inspectors.The following two Conrey's were both cartman like Thomas P.I have not found their death record.
-John,is listed in 1803, 1804, 1806, 1808.
-Thomas - not Thomas P, who is also listed- 1804- 1805.
possible/maybe father/uncle of Thomas P.
-William- 36 Oak (1804-1812)Thomas P lived at 36 Oak in 1811.NYC deaths, FHL
film 0447544:D. 23 April 1817, CONREY, William, Oak Street, 84 years [cal b= 1733];
born- MIDDLETOWN [sic], New Jersey. Bur Baptist First.
Place of b, William's age, and living at same address, suggest William was MAYBE father of Thomas P CONREY.
known CONREY's b/d prior to 1800 in Middleton, NJ:
-William- cal b 1733- Middleton- possible father of Thomas P. source-NYC d register
1817-FHL film 0447544
-Jonathan CONREY from Middleton m Sarah Burge of Shrewsbury on 5 May 1759- source:NJ Marriage Records, 1665-1800 by William Nelson
-John, b 22 April 1760, NJ.source:Revolutionary War pension.
-John- d 1774 of Middletonsource:"Will in New Jersey Will Books
-John- cal b= 1786source:NYC death register 1823- FHL 0447545
-Peter-by 1784source:FTM cd310-Cites:Middleton Township, Monmouth County tax lists.P. [name not clear to transcriber of original record], page 9, year- 1781; Peer
[sic], 1784, p 11;-Peter, 1784, page 11;Peter: 1785, page 12 &1786, page 13, & 1789, page 12- June/July- August assessment.
-Peter m Margaret Strickling 13 Oct 1760 in Freehold.source:NJ marriage records
1665-1800 by William Nelson.Probably this Peter and Margaret who had a daughter,
Ann, who was b 5 March 1776 in Monmouth , m Samuel Carhart, and d 15 June 1893.
Source:"This Old Monmouth of Ours," page 278.
-Thomas- 1784.source:FTM cd 310- Cites:Middleton Township, Monmouth County tax list, p 13.
IGI lists- with no verifiable sources:
-Thomas CONRY [sic]- born about 1755, Of, New Jersey- spouse= Lydia Whitlock.
-Thomas CONORROE, b 10 May 1761 Burlington County
Ancestry World Tree lists:
-Thomas P CONREY, b abt 1760 in Monmouth County, NJ, as a son ofSarah Burge and
Jonathan CONREY. Contacted submitter, who has no source/reason suggesting Thomas was the son of Sarah and Jonathan
-Ancestry on line Revolutionary War muster roll index- 6 CONREY's listed:
John- Corporal- box 74- roll 246- to check what state from
John- private- same person listed twice- from NY/Illinois
Law- private- box 61- roll 246- to check what state from Stephen- private- listed twice- from New Hampshire in NARA series M804, roll 631 there's also a Samuel from New Hampshire
- 1812muster rolls index for NY- Conrey and variations:3 Conrey's:Abraham,
Jonathan & William.None from NJ.
Ancestry on line- AGBI database for CONREY.None in NJ.InNY:
-CONREY, Margaret- maiden name McDowell; birth date- 174? [sic], born New York.
Source cited="names of persons for whom marriage licenses were issued by the
secretary of the Province of NY previous to 1784. " Albany, 1860.(480 pages):
[Margaret, Mary, William and John all listed on page 82.]
-CONREY, Mary; maiden name- Johnson; birth date 174?[sic]; CONREY, William;
birth date- 174? [sic]; CONREY, John; birth date-174?[sic];
Letters of Administration, NY County, 1743- 1875, by Gertrude Barber; at FHL- 974.71,
P22B- for intestates.CONRY and CONERY- nil; CONREY, John; administrator-
Quick, Sarah; when letter of administration granted and recorded- 29 August 1835; liber,
page, bond book- 34- 78- 29.
-Michael; admin- Conrey, Patk; 2 December 1837; 37-18-33
-Peter; Lowe, Bauman- 18 August 1842- 39- 625- 42
-John- Conrey, Ellen M; 6 August 1872; 101- 3- 154.
There are 5 CONREY willsfor NYC from 1807 to 1850 listed in the index on FHL film
0501139.None of them seem to relate to Conrey's who are immediate relatives of
Thomas P CONREY.
1790-1830 NY censuses list a Thomas Conray [sic]- only in 1800.Also checked Conrey,
Conery, Conry and Connery.1790-1820 NJ censuses do not exist for Monmouth County
and most of NJ.