Catherine, My gggrandmother's Maiden name was Katherine Conaty. I know she was married to John Owens in 1975 at DesMoines,Ia. And Died 1883, more than likly in St.Paul Minn. However I am stuck there.My mother and grandmother both said KC was born in Ireland, however there is no evidence of it, that I can find. Do you have any further info. Re: Michael Conaty's Kathreen. Thanks in advance for any help you can give.