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Cornelius Van Horn
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1795
Newfane
Niagara County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1884
Indiana, USA

Cornelius Van Horn was a son of James Van Horn and Elizabeth Hall Van Horn.

Cornelius Van Horn married first to Eliza Jane Phillips on January 12, 1825. Per Barbara Wolf's information (below), they had one child, a daughter. Another daughter has been linked in, so if Sarah L. Van Horn Jones was a daughter of Cornelius Van Horn and Eliza Jane Phillips, I will gladly update this paragraph.

Cornelius Van Horn married Hannah Mariah Barns Getter on November 3, 1841. They had two children.

Cornelius Van Horn married third, after Hannah's death, to Rachel UNKNOWN. Barbara Wolf's information (below) shows Cornelius Van Horn's third wife was Sally Purdy and they married on either November or December 13, 1957. If someone can offer more about this third marriage, I will gladly update this paragraph.

Cornelius Van Horn was 88 years, 2 months, and 20 days old at the time of his death.

Cornelius Van Horn owned the land where Jordan Cemetery is situated.

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From Barbara Wolf on July 3, 2012:
Cornelius born Nov. 11, 1795 (their book says NJ) and died Feb. 1, 1884 ae 88y 2m 20d.
Son of James & Elizabeth Hall VanHorn

Married Eliza Jane Phillips on Jan. 12, 1825,
one child Ann M. died Nov. 24, 1846, age 19y

Married Hannah Getter on Nov. 3, 1841;
two children
Eliza Teresa, died Aug. 31, 1846, 2y 6m and
James C. died Sept. 10, 1846, 4y

They show his third wife as being Sally Purdy and they married either Nov. or Dec. 13, 1957.
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Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Eliza Jane Phillips Van Horn (____ - 1837)*
  Hannah Mariah Barns Getter Van Horn (1814 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Ann M. Van Horn (____ - 1846)*
  Sarah L. Van Horn Jones (1826 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jordan Cemetery
Fremont
Steuben County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Pam Barns
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58584043
Cornelius Van Horn
Added by: Nina Stirlen
 
Cornelius Van Horn
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Added by: Mitchel Lewis
 
 
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Cornelius is in my family tree thru my great aunt Martha Loper Barnes.
- Philip & Denise(Hamilton)Rancour
 Added: Jun. 14, 2012
 
 
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