Daniel Conrad Family Papers, 1186 THL/WFCHS

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection is comprised of Conrad genealogical materials and personal papers of Daniel Conrad, Robert Y. Conrad, Sr., Daniel B. Conrad, Powell Conrad, and Robert V. Conrad, Jr., all of Winchester, VA.
(8 boxes) Last updated 05/2015. DIGITIZED 04/07.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Dr. Daniel Conrad was born in Winchester, VA on October 6, 1771 to Frederick and Maria C. Ley Conrad. He attended medical schools in Edinburgh and London. Upon his return to Winchester, he developed an enormous practice. Daniel Conrad married Rebecca Holmes, daughter of Col. Joseph Holmes, and had two sons, David Holmes and Robert Young Conrad. Conrad built “Conrad House” on N. Cameron Street and died there on September 21, 1806. He was buried in the Reformed Church graveyard. The following is a Conrad family tree.

Frederick Conrad (1723-1793) –m. Maria Clara Ley children (incomplete):


Edward Conrad –m. Heriott Roberdeau, children:



James R. Conrad



Daniel Conrad


Daniel Conrad (1771-1806) –m. Rebecca Holmes, children:



John Edward



Gertrude Elizabeth



David Holmes Conrad (1800-1877)



Robert Young Conrad (1805-1875) –m. Elizabeth Whiting Powell, Children:




Daniel Burr Conrad (1831-1898) –m. Susie Davis




Powell Conrad




Katherine B. Conrad




Robert Y. Conrad (d.1857)




Holmes Conrad (1840-1915) –m. Georgia Bryan, children





Capt. Robert Y. Conrad (1884-1918) –m. Helen Whlie


Children: Bobbie Conrad




Salley Harrison Conrad




Charles Frederick Conrad




Frank E. Conrad




Cuthbert Powell Conrad



BIBLIOGRAPHY: Quarles, Garland R. Some Worthy Lives, Winchester, VA: Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society, 1988, pg. 69-70; Taken from the collection.