_UPD: 25 MAY 2009 19:52:46 GMT-8
Name: Mary Hollingsworth
Given Name: Mary
RIN: MH:IF59817 25 MAR 1656 in Belliniskcrannel, Segoe Parish, Armagh, Ireland
RIN: MH:IF59818 1746 in New Castle, DE, USA
The marriage took place, (4th Mo. 28, 1682), at the house of Francis Robson, one month before Mary's father, Valentine, requested the Monthly Meeting to give him a certificate of removal, for himself and family, to Pennsylvania, and it is probable, about two months before they sailed for America.
A copy of that marriage certificate reads, "Thomas Conway in the parish of Lisbourne and County of Antrim and Mary Hollingsworth in ye parish of Sego and County of Armagh having intentions of Marriage (according to gods ordinance) did lay it before ye man and womans meetings whotaking their said intentions into consideration, Desired them to waite a time, several friends were appointed to make enquiry in ye several places where their residences were, whether the man bee free from all other women, and ye womana free from all other men and whether their parents and relations are satisfied with their said intentions, andthey presenting themselves ye second time before the mens meeting andaccount being brought to ye meeting where all things being found cleer, and this intention of marriage being several times published in ye meetings, to which they do belong and nothing appearing against it - -- A meeting of ye people of god was assembled at ye house of ffrancisRobson in ye parish of Sego & County of Ardmagh ye 28th day of ye fourth month in ye yeare 1682, where they being Contracted ye said ThomasConway Declaired publickly and solomnely in ye presence of god and his people in these words, I take Mary Hollingsworth to be my wife andye said Mary Hollingsworth Declared in Like manner in these words, I give myself to Thomas Conway to be his wife and I take him to be my husband as witness our hands. Thomas Conway, Mary Conway. Witnesses: Vallentine Hollingsworth, Henry Hollingsworth - 1682
Mary Elizabeth Conway b: BET JUL AND 09 SEP 1687 in Newark, New Castle, DE.
Ann Conway b: 07 MAY 1688 in DE.
Sarah Conway b: 07 SEP 1689 in Newark, New Castle, DE
Father: Valentiene Hollingsworth b: 15 AUG 1632 in Belliniskcrannel, Segoe Parish, Armagh, Ireland
Mother: Ann Ree b: 1628 in Tanderagee, Armagh, Ireland
Thomas Conway b: 1652/53 in Lisburn, Antrim, Armagh, Ireland
- Mary Elizabeth Conoway b: 1687 in Newark, New Castle, DE