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George Washington Cornelius Jr. (1822 - 1894)

George Washington Cornelius Jr.
Born in Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married 4 Mar 1848 in Washington, Maryland, United Statesmap
Died at age 72 in Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
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  • George Washington Cornelius, Jr. was born June 29 1822 in Pennsylvania
  • He was the son of George Cornelius, Sr., and Margery Unknown
  • He married Margaret Gilbert March 4 1848 in Washington, Maryland
  • Children
Jane Ann "Jennie"
Rebecca Sipes
Mary Margery
David Gilbert
Jesse Reno
  • He married Mary McAlister March 4, 1894
  • He died December 4, 1894


*Find A Grave

Name: George Washington Cornelius Jr
Birth Date: 29 Jun 1822
Birth Place: Pennsylvania, United States of America
Death Date: 4 Dec 1894
Cemetery: Douglas Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United :States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Margaret M. Cornelius
Children: Jesse Reno Cornelius
Josiah H. Cornelius
Mary Margery Cornelius

*Marriage Record

Name: George W. Cornelius
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 4 Mar 1848
Spouse: Margaret M. Gilbert
Spouse Gender: Male
County: Washington County[2]

*Marriage Record

Name: George W. Cornelius
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Birth Date: abt 1823
Marriage Date: 4 Mar 1894
Marriage Place: Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Father: Geo. Cornelius
Mother: Margery Cornelius
Spouse: Mary Mcallister
Film Number: 000900600[3]

*1850 Census

Name: Geo W Cornelius
Age: 28
Birth Year: abt 1822
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1850: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Gender: Male
Family Number: 42
Household Members:
Name Age
Geo W Cornelius 28
Margaret Cornelius 27[4]

*1860 Census

Name: George W Cornelius
Age: 38
Birth Year: abt 1822
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Home in 1860: Cromwell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Post Office: Mount Union
Dwelling Number: 687
Family Number: 682
Occupation: Farmer
Real Estate Value: 50
Personal Estate Value: 500
Household Members:
Name Age
George W Cornelius 38
Margaret M Cornelius 38
Jane Ann Cornelius 9
Rebecca S Cornelius 7
David G Cornelius 5
Infant Cornelius 2/12[5]

*1880 Census

Name: G. W. Cornelius
Age: 57
Birth Date: Abt 1823
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1880: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA
Dwelling Number: 79
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Margareth Cornelius
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Occupation: Wool Dealer
Cannot Read: Yes
Cannot Write: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
G. W. Cornelius 57
Margareth Cornelius 57
Gilbert D. Cornelius 22
Reno Cornelius 17
Atlanta Cornelius 6
John Atherton 31
Jennie Atherton 29[6]
  1. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 18 February 2019), memorial page for George Washington Cornelius, Jr (29 Jun 1822–4 Dec 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86555366, citing Douglas Cemetery, Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by D. L. (Travis)(Corbett)(Maston)Black (contributor 47352945) .
  2. Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp.. Maryland Marriages, 1655-1850. Most of the records in this index may be found at the Maryland Historical Society or the Family History Library. More specific source information is listed with each entry. Original marriage licenses should be located at the county clerk's office.
  3. "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 17 March 2018), George W Cornelius and Margaret M Gilbert, 04 Mar 1848; citing Washington, Maryland, United States, clerk of the circuit court from various counties; FHL microfilm 14,643.
  4. Year: 1850; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_784; Page: 179A; Image: 359 Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  5. Year: 1860; Census Place: Cromwell, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll: M653_1115; Page: 78; Family History Library Film: 805115 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
  6. Year: 1880; Census Place: Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1134; Page: 306A; Enumeration District: 201: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.

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Unknown-272352 and Cornelius-1 do not represent the same person because: Unknown-272352 (L) and Cornelius-1 (R)

loira magor female george cornelius male

posted by Charles McCoy
Cornelius-1031 and Cornelius-1 appear to represent the same person because: these two records appear to be the same person - Jane Cornelius--- wife of Henry Magor (m. 3Feb, 1866) and mother of Richard F. Magor b. 23Jun, 1845 in Cornwall, England and died 19Oct, 1894 in Central City, Colorado
posted by Edward Maloney Jr.

Rejected matches › Loira (Unknown) Magor (abt.1816-)

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