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John White Geary Cornelius
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1868
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1936
Gilbertsville
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA

J.W. Geary Cornelius died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Walter W. Smith, at Gilbertsville, PA, on Monday, 28 Sep 1936 at 1PM. He was the son of Isaac & Margaret (Parks) Corneliius and was born in Hares Valley, 24 Dec 1868. The deceased was one of Huntingdon County's famous set of triplets, all of who lived to be 60 years of age or more. One brother, W.T. Sherman Cornelius preceded him in death. Surviving brother and sister are U.S. Grant Cornelius, Robertsdale, and Mrs. Ann Smouse, Altoona. He was married 45 years to Anna Lynn and to this union were born 4 children; Mrs. Walter (Edith) Smith, Gilbertsville; Mrs. William (Delma) Rutherford, Altoona; Mrs. Boyd (Mary) Rosensteel, Mt. Union; and Irvin Cornelius, Philadelphia. The remains will be brought to the Dunmire Funeral Home, Mt. Union, on Wednesday, 30 Sep 1936 and to Bowman's Chapel Church on Thursday, 1 Oct 1936 in Smith Valley where services will be held at 2PM. Interment will be made in the adjoining cemetery, Bowmans Chapel Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Cornelius (1839 - 1881)
  Margaret Jane Parks Cornelius (1849 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Annie Blanche Lynn Cornelius (1872 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Margaret Cornelius Rosensteel (1899 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Tecumsah Sherman Cornelius (1868 - 1927)*
  John White Geary Cornelius (1868 - 1936)
  Ulysses Simpson Grant Cornelius (1868 - 1955)*
  Mary Vianna Cornelius Smouse (1871 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bowmans Chapel Cemetery
Latta Grove
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Thompson
Record added: May 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26765981
John White Geary Cornelius
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John White Geary Cornelius
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