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Richard Woods Cornwell
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Birth: 1872, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1942
Girard
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of Richard Cornwell and Harriett Woods Cornwell of Philadelphia. Husband of Alice Rebecca Furlow Cornwell, who also lies buried in Girard Cemetery, but whose headstone washed away in a flood. Had six children: Richard Cornwell (buried in WV), Margaret Anne Cornwell Adams, John A. Cornwell, Virginia Agnes "Betty" Cornwell Elko, Joseph Paul Cornwell, and Alice G. Cornwell. Longtime railroad man - worked as a telegrapher with the steam railroad. Died of a heart attack. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Cornwell (1820 - 1888)
  Harriet Woods Cornwell (1849 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Rebecca Furlow Cornwell (1872 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Cornwell Adams (1896 - 1977)*
  Joseph Paul Cornwell (1900 - 1966)*
  John A. Cornwell (1901 - 1933)*
  Virginia Agnes Cornwell Elko (1904 - 1963)*
  Alice Gertrude Cornwell (1908 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Girard Cemetery
Girard
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Stacey Christe
Record added: Jul 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20576501
Richard Woods Cornwell
Added by: Stacey Christe
 
Richard Woods Cornwell
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Added by: Roger Higgins
 
 
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- C
 Added: Oct. 8, 2007
To my great, great grandfather: I'm sorry I never had the opportunity to know you. Rest well, your legacy continues through those you left behind.
- Stacey Christe
 Added: Jul. 22, 2007
 
 
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