He was born in 1818/19 (2 (42 in 1861)).
He enlisted and was mustered into service on 19 October 1861 (1, 2, 3). He enlisted at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2). He was mustered in, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as a private in company I (1, 2, 5).
On 12 November 1862, he applied unsuccessfully for a pension (3, 4).
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Patrick Conway)
2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 28 March 2005 (Patrick Conway [rolls have 'Conoway'])
3 pension index, by regiment, 91st PA Infantry, company I (Patrick Canway [sic])
4 pension index, by name (Patrick Canway [sic])
5 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Patrick Conway)
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