Moncure Conway moves back to America, settles in New York City
Moncure Conway and his wife Ellen move back to America in 1885 after spending more than twenty years in London, England. They settle in New York City and Moncure focuses on various literary pursuits including his biography of The Life of Thomas Paine. (By Blake Dickinson)
John d'Entremont, Southern Emancipator: Moncure Conway, The American Years 1832-1865 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1987), 221-222.