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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 Judge James Augustus Van Horn, Jr. and Elizabeth Hall Van Horn.

Cornelius Van Horn married first to Eliza Jane Phillips on January 12, 1825 in Niagara County, New York. They had, at least, one child.

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

Cornelius Van Horn married third to Sally Purdy on December 13, 1857 in Steuben County, Ohio.

Cornelius Van Horn married Rachel UNKNOWN.

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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NOTES:
From: Marriage Records of Hunterdon County, New Jersey -
1795-1875
Page 72
Mary Crate Cornelius Vanhorn October 6, 1814
QUESTION: is this the same Cornelius Van Horn???
If true, Mary Crate would have been his first wife and all others listed above would follow.

From Olive McMillin on July 2, 2007:
Cornelius married again to Rachel UNKNOWN.
QUESTION: When did Cornelius marry Rachel UNKNOWN???

From Barbara Wolf on July 3, 2012:
(From a library book, Barbara didn't say what library or the title of the book.)
Cornelius born Nov. 11, 1795 (their book says NJ) and died Feb. 1, 1884 age 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.

From tunnelrat22 on July 12, 2015:
Title and full name of father.
Marriage place for Eliza Jane Phillips.
Confirmed Sally Purdy was Cornelius' third wife.
Marriage date and marriage place for Sally Purdy.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Eliza Jane Phillips Van Horn (____ - 1837)
  Hannah Mariah Barns Van Horn (1814 - 1847)
  Sally Purdy VanHorn (1815 - 1894)
 
 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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