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William James Cornell
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1847
Death: Mar. 16, 1927

Stone reads 1848-1927

THE DEATH OF WILLIAM J. CORNELL
William J. Cornell died at the home of his son, William Cornell, Jr., in Stockwell at 7:30 o’clock Wednesday morning. Death was due to heart trouble. He was the son of William and Sarah Cornell and was born August 9, 1847, in White county. He was a farmer for a number of years and resided in Lauramie Township. Surviving are seven children, Thomas, William, Clyde, James and Ray Cornell and Mrs. Bertha Anderson, all of Lauramie Township, and Mrs. Grace Landes, of Frankfort. He is also survived by 30 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. The body was taken to the Baker funeral home at Dayton and will be removed to the home of his son, William Cornell, Thursday morning. Funeral services will be conducted in the Methodist church at Stockwell by Rev. Richard Pengilly, at 2:30 o’clock Friday afternoon. Burial in Salem cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Alta Zora Lake Cornell (1852 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Cornell (1869 - 1941)*
  William Ambrose Cornell (1874 - 1928)*
  Jonny Cornell (1876 - 1876)*
  Clyde Cornell (1879 - 1953)*
  Raymond Ross Cornell (1894 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
Sheffield Township
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: Feb 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7170607
William James Cornell
Added by: Lena Carlson-Harper
 
William James Cornell
Added by: Lena Carlson-Harper
 
William James Cornell
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Added by: L. A. (Terry)
 
 
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Birth date 1847 (1848 according to stone)
- Lena Carlson-Harper
 Added: Nov. 28, 2005

- Thelma Brooks Morgan
 Added: Feb. 8, 2003
 
 
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