The following data is extracted from Genealogy and Biography of Ontario County, New York.
Cornelius Conover lived in the town of Mohawk, Montgomery county, New York, and came thence to Victor, Ontario county. He married Margaret Bowers and they had nine children, two of whom were born in Mohawk, the others in Monroe and Ontario counties, viz: Vincent, Catherine, Benjamin, Betsey, William, Mary J.. Angeline. John, mentioned elsewhere, Hannah.
Source: Genealogy and Biography of Ontario County, New York