William Cornelius

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Personal and Family Information

William was born on 17 MAR 1827 in Alabama, the son of unknown parents.

He died on 17 DEC 1876 in Woodruff County, Arkansas.

His wife was Arabella White, who he married on 9 NOV 1853 in Harrison County, Texas. Their eight known children were Elizabeth A (1854-1876), Martha Ella (1854-1930), Harriet Eppy (1857-1866), William David (1858-1917), Ora Belle (1861-1868), Helen (1862-1867), Laura Nancy (1864-1952) and Maud Verana (1866-1936).

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth17 MAR 1827
Place: Alabama
Death17 DEC 1876
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Census29 AUG 1860
Place: Shelby County, Tennessee
Address: Memphis, dwellling 979 family 1141 Martha White age 67 f, $10,000 $15,000 born Virginia Anna Blackstone 9 f born Kentucky family 1142 William Cornelius 33 m w farmer, no real estate, Personal $15,000, born Alabama Arabella “ 23 f Tennessee Bellie “ 6 f Texas Ella “ 5 f Texas Eppy 3 m Texas William “ Tennessee William Adams 40 mw ?? Tennessee James Creen 25 mw carpenter, born England
Census5 JUN 1870
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: Augusta, dwelling 41, family 30. Cornelius, William 43, mw, grocer retail, $2500, $5000, born Ala __ Elizabeth A 15 fw at School, Texas, __ Ellen 13 fw at school Texas __ William Jr 11 mw at school, Tenn __ Laura N 5 fw Ark
BurialDEC 1876
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: Augusta Memorial Park with wife and several children. http://www.arkansasgravestones.org/view.php?id=960303