Maud Verana Cornelius


Personal and Family Information

Maud was born on 9 OCT 1866 in Arkansas, the daughter of William Cornelius and Arabella White.

She died in 1936. The place is not known.

Her husband was Harry Fletcher Roleson, who she married on 13 SEP 1891 in Woodruff County, Arkansas. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Maud Verana Cornelius


William Cornelius


Arabella White



Birth9 OCT 1866
Place: Arkansas
Census2 JUN 1880
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 12 to 13
Address: Augusta dwelling 32 family 32 McCurdy, Junius wm 24 married 1880, works at flowing mill, born Ark, f Penn, m Ala — Ella wf 23 wife married 1880 keeping house, born Texas f Va, m Tenn Cornelius, Laura wf 15 boarder single, born Ark __ Maud wf 13 boarder single, born Ark, f Va m Tenn __ Willie wm 21 boarder single, born Texas, f Va m Tenn Washington, Sarah BF 32 servant single born Ark
Census18 JUN 1900
Place: Lee County, Arkansas
Address: Independence, dwelling 749 Roleson, Harry T , head wm march 1865 age 35 married 8 yrs born Ark f unknown m New Youk “ Maud V, wife wf Oct 1866 33 married 8 yrs 0 children born Ark, f Alabama, m Tennessee


Note 1

J. Cornelius McCurdy Birth: 1882 Death:  Feb. 27, 1924

J.C.McCurdy, aged 42, died at Camden of pneumonia yesterday, Feb.27,1924, and was the body was brought to Forrest City for burial, the body arriving on the Cotton Belt Railroad this morning. Funeral services were held at 10 o'clock, conducted by Rev.W.V.Womack, with interment in the Mt.Vernon cemetery. The following were pall bearers: Rolfe Eldridge, Fenner Eldridge, E.B.Smith, W.W.Campbell, Josh Mallory, and Joe P.Ferguson. Deceased was a former resident of this place, and his widow, Mrs.Marguerite Laoughinghouse, is a member of one of the oldest families in the county. The body was accompanied here by his widow, and three children, Marguerite, Neel, and Dorothy; his sister, Mrs.Welch of Camden, and Mr.Welch; his brother, Mr.McCurdy of Camden and Mrs.McCurdy. Mrs. Fletcher Roleson of Marianna is an aunt who attended the funeral. Forrest City Times-Herald Feb.28,1924



McCURDY-LAUGHINGHOUSE=Miss Marguerite Laughinghouse, second daughter of Mr.& Mrs.Fenner Laughinghouse, and Mr.Cornelius McCurdy, of Augusta, Ark., will be married next Wednesday at the Methodist church, Rev.J.R.Nelson presiding. 6-9-1911 


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 Spouse:  Marguerite Laughinghouse McCurdy (1885 - 1978)

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