Conkey Sisters

Headstones for Eliza (1845-1899) and Nellie (1852-1881) Conkey in Evergreen Cemetery off U.S. Route 11 and County Road 68 just east of Canton, St. Lawrence County, New York. Canton is a town along the Grass River. Though married to different men, these sisters decided to spend eternity together.


About the author Michael Kleen

Michael Kleen is an author, raconteur, and occasional traveler. He has a M.A. in History and M.S. in Education. He enjoys studying military history, folklore, and philosophy.

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