Randolph Yerkes Conrad
- Born: 21 Jul 1852, Phoenixville, Chester Co., PA.
- Marriage: Hannah M. circa 1880
- Died: 22 Jan 1916, Philadelphia, PA at age 63
- Buried: 28 Jan 1916, Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
Cause of his death was Apoplexy.
The Chester County Birth records, 1852-1854 list Randolph Yerkes Conrad born 23 Jul 1852 in Phoenixville to Elijah Conrad and Mary Ann Walters. Elijah's occupation is listed as Boot & Shoemaker. Other children are listed as Isabella Conrad, John W. Conrad, W. H. Conrad, Annie R. Conrad, Saml F. Conrad, Sarah E. Conrad, & Benjn E. Conrad. The name of the Physician was Harmon Yerkes, M.D.
It appears that by 1880 Randolph Conrad is married and living in Logan Township, Blair Co., PA: The 1880 Federal Census for Logan Township, Blair Co., PA, District 172 records Randolph (28 - PA/PA/PA) and Mollie (20 - PA/PA/PA) Conrad. They report having been married within the last year. Randolph is a Puddler.
The 1900 Federal Census for Philadelphia, PA, Ward 36, District 929 records Randolph Y. (July 1852 - PA/PA/PA) and Hannah M. (Oct 1860 - PA/PA/PA) Conrad with children Alberta J. (May 1881 - PA), Laura C. (Oct 1882 - PA), Mary V. (Mar 1885 - PA), and Frank G. (Jan 1887 - PA) living at 1717 S 22nd Street. Randolph is a carpenter who has been married to Hannah for 20 years. They have had 4 children all of whom are still living.
The 1910 Federal Census for Philadelphia, PA, Ward 40, District 1035 records Randolph Y. (57) and Hannah M. (49) Conrad with son Frank G. (23) living at 6012 Upland Street. Randolph and Hannah have been married 30 years with 4 children of which 3 are still living. Randolph lists his father as born in Germany and mother as in Maryland. All research points to Randolph's father, Elijah, as born in Maryland and Elijah's father as born in Germany.
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944
Name: Randolph Conrad
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1852
Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Death Date: 22 Jan 1916
Death Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Father Name: Eliza (sic) [Elijah] Conrad
Father Birth Place: Maryland
Mother Name: Mary Walten (sic) Watters
Mother Birth Place: Maryland
Certificate Number: 11665
Informant: Mrs. Conrad of 2052 S. 57th Street
Randolph married Hannah M. circa 1880. (Hannah M. was born in Oct 1860 in Pennsylvania and died after 1910 in Philadelphia, PA.)