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John Cornish, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1848
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1905
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

CIVIL WAR Soldier/knee injury
Relatives located in Uniontown, PA
Nancy ELIZABETH Rummel - wife- Oak Grove Cemetery
Father: Ebenezer Wells FAG#99918469 GAR VET
Grandfather: Cyrus -SGT. Deacon/Esq.
GGrandfather: SGT Andrew H. FAG#44531770 REV. SOLDIER
Robert H. Cornish - son
Franklin W. Cornish - grandson
Raymond E. Cornish - g grandson
Richard R. Cornish Sr.2G & Jr.3rd Ggrandsons SSGT.
GGranddaughter: Julie Marie Welles
GGGrandsons: Skyler & Eli Welles/Zachary J. Kalish(Cornish)
GGGrandaughter: Ashleigh Hope Cornish
2 obituaries states he died at his home In Uniontown, PA
Bio says John died in McKeesport, but Elizabeth Herald states he is in Elizabeth Cemetery and died in Uniontown. (He is listed on Civil War Memorial roster in Elizabeth, PA.) Uniontown Obit states he went by train to Elizabeth for burial. His plot cannot be found after several searches.
Ten Cornish family members of John's buried in Uniontown's Park Place Cemetery, Coolspring Rd., E. Uniontown, PA. including his
son, John W.JR,a WWI Veteran, Section K Plot 38 or 39, Park Place Cemetery, Uniontown, Pa
Many of his immediate family buried in the Elizabeth Cemetery including infants Rosy, Frank, & Lily, Annie,& Wm. F., Charles and wife, Ida Bilingsley with l mo.old Charles

Park Place Cemetery phone no. posted is incorrect; sold - now 412-673-2848. 
IN MEMORY OF JOHN CORNISH 1948-1905 Marker placed at his wife's plot 09/2013 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Uniontown, PA, top of the hill by Richard Cornish Sr.& Bonnie Cornish
Note: Co C 45th Regiment PA Infantry Volunteers
Elizabeth Cemetery
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: ????
Created by: Bonnie Martin Cornish
Record added: Oct 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99918541
John Cornish, Sr
Added by: Bonnie Martin Cornish
John Cornish, Sr
Added by: Bonnie Martin Cornish
John Cornish, Sr
Added by: Bonnie Martin Cornish
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Thank you for your service to our countryRest in PeaceGrandson, Richard, & wife
- Bonnie Martin Cornish
 Added: Nov. 5, 2012

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