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Rev John Cornish
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1841
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 1920
Bond County
Illinois, USA

Son of: Harry & Susan(Noble)Cornish (found in the Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947).

Obituary: The Greenville Advocate
Rev. John Cornish of north of Mulberry Grove, an uncle of Attorney J. H. Allio of Greenville,died at his home northeast of Mulberry Grove, March 12, 1920, aged 78 years, 8 months and 13 days.
John Cornish was born in western Pennsylvania July 28, 1841, a son of Henry and Susie Cornish. On August 28, 1863 he was married to Miss Lavina Lineman and in 1866 they came to Bond county and settled on a farm northeast of Mulberry Grove where they have resided. In 1901 he was ordained a minister in the Progressive Brethren church and was pastor of the Brethren church northwest of Mulberry Grove. He is survived by his two sons, Harry and John J. of Mulberry Grove, one daughter, Mrs. Susan Diamond of Woburn and one sister Mrs. Aurilla Allio of North Edmonton, Canada. Burial in the Dunkard cemetery.

Source: B.C.G.S. Volume 20 Number 1, Spring 2002
(submitted by Findagrave contributor Carolynn Eilts, 14 May 2010) 
Family links: 
  Lavina Dora Lineman Cornish (1842 - 1923)
  Harry William Cornish (1865 - 1923)*
  Jacob Lilligh Cornish (1867 - 1910)*
  Susan P Diamond (1869 - 1926)*
  Nora L. Cornish (1872 - 1881)*
  Lovina Adeline Cornish Jett (1879 - 1902)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Burial: 14 Mar 1920
Dunkard Cemetery
Mulberry Grove
Bond County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bob & Kathy
Record added: Mar 16, 2010
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Rev John Cornish
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 Added: Mar. 16, 2010

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