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Corydon Slay
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1841
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
Death: May 28, 1918
Mississippi, USA

BURIAL: Slay, Corydon Corporal (Musician) 6th Mississippi Infantry Company F. Present at the surrender at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, 9 Apr 1865.

In 1918, at age 77, he died at the Beauvoir Confederate Soldiers Home, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi.

Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935
Name: K. A. Callender
Spouse: Corydon Slay
Marriage Date: 30 Dec 1875
County: Copiah

CENSUS: 1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Corydon Slay
Home in 1880: Crystal Springs, Copiah, Mississippi
Age: 38
Estimated birth year: abt 1842
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Rachel
Father's birthplace: SC
Mother's birthplace: SC
Neighbors:
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Cannot read/write: Blind: Deaf and dumb: Otherwise disabled: Idiotic or insane:
Household Members: Name Age
Corydon Slay 38
Rachel Slay 28
Laura Slay 10 - daughter of Joseph A. Callender, deceased.
Albert Slay 5
Bettie Slay 1

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census - census taken 19 July 1900.
Name: Corydon Slay
Home in 1900: Montgomery Hill, Baldwin, Alabama
Age: 59
Estimated birth year: abt 1841
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relationship to head-of-house: Partner
Race: White
Occupation:
Neighbors:
Household Members: Name Age
Leontz Ferguson 34
Corydon Slay 59 - says he is widower.

CENSUS: 1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Corydon Slay
Age in 1910: 69
Estimated birth year: abt 1841
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to Head of House: Father
Father's Birth Place: Mississippi
Mother's Birth Place: Mississippi
Home in 1910: Beat 1, Chickasaw, Mississippi
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors:
Household Members: Name Age
Albert L Slay 32
Bessie C Slay 23
Corydon Slay 69**
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Slay (1806 - 1878)
  Elizabeth McLean Slay (1806 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel A. Pleasant Callender (1849 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Slay Miller (1828 - 1910)*
  Alexander Slay (1831 - 1866)*
  Mary Slay (1833 - 1833)**
  Elijah Slay (1838 - 1864)*
  Corydon Slay (1841 - 1918)
  Cincinatus C. Slay (1843 - 1861)*
  Alonzo Duncan Slay (1848 - 1921)*
  Ophelia Slay Briley (1850 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crystal Springs Cemetery
Crystal Springs
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Leslie Pierce Royce
Record added: Oct 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99630048
Corydon Slay
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