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Miriam Ann Cornelius Hartley
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1845
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1919
Brown County
Texas, USA

Miriam was a daughter of Joel Cornelius amd Mary "Polly" Easley of Blount County Alabama.

Miriam married James Gideon Hartley May 17, 1865 in Blount County.They never had children of their own. They adopted a four month old girl, Sirena Mabel Hartley, in 1894 Brown County.

James and Miraim moved from Alabama to Texas between 1870 and 1880. Initially they lived in Ellis County, and then came to Brown County.

1870 Blount Co., AL, pg 310A: J.G. Horkley, 26, GA; C.M., 25, AL; Nancy McDonald, 20, GA, domestic.

1880 Ellis Co., TX, ED 44, pg 6B: Gideon Hartly, 35, GA, Farmer; Miriam, 34 F, AL

1900 Brown Co., TX, ED 8, Sh 1A: James G. Hartley, Aug 1844, 56, GA; Celia M., June 1845, no age, AL; Sirena M. Hartley, Mar 1894, 6, adopted daughter.

After James' death in 1901, Miriam married Felix Gilbert Denman June 1902. Felix died in September 1902 and is buried in Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood Texas.

Brown County TX Death Certificate #34399. Mrs. M.A. Hartley, age 74 years, 6 months died December 15, 1919 in Brownwood, Brown County TX. Born June 13, 1845 in Blount County AL. Father: Joel Cornelius; Mother: Easley. Informant: Mabel Kirksey (daughter),Brownwood TX. Buried December 16, 1919 in Jenkins Springs Cemetery, Brown County TX.

Miriam is buried as Miriam Hartley.
Family links: 
  Joel Cornelius (1811 - ____)
  Mary Easley Cornelius (1815 - ____)
  James Gideon Hartley (1844 - 1901)
  Felix Gilbert Denman (1826 - 1902)
  Sirena Mabel Hartley Kirksey (1894 - 1939)*
  William Thomas Cornelius (1834 - 1906)*
  Solomon Cornelius (1836 - 1921)*
  Cynthia Ann Cornelius Tidwell (1840 - 1920)*
  Sarah Ann Cornelius Allgood (1842 - 1920)*
  Nancy Syrena Cornelius Armstrong (1842 - 1912)*
  Miriam Ann Cornelius Hartley (1845 - 1919)
  Elijah Benson Cornelius (1847 - 1896)*
  Moses Andrew Cornelius (1850 - 1928)*
  Meridith Cornelius (1851 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Jenkins Springs Cemetery
Brown County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Eugene Cornelius
Originally Created by: Johnny Egger
Record added: Nov 16, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9908661
Miriam Ann <i>Cornelius</i> Hartley
Added by: Ed Walker
Miriam Ann <i>Cornelius</i> Hartley
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