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Arthur James “AJ” Cornwall

  • Birth 25 Jan 1835 Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 12 Nov 1903 Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
  • Plot Section 39 Lot 83, 2N
  • Memorial ID 110773997

The following obit from the newspaper said Arthur was born in 1840 but all the censuses say 1835.

Obituary=
Death of A.J. Cornwall.--Mr. A. J. Cornwall, who died at his home, 300 Water street, November 12, was a well-known resident of Portland, coming here in 1852, crossing the plains under the leadership of Colonel J.K.F. Mansfield. He was born in Middletown, Conn., January 25, 1840. Those left to mourn his loss are his wife, Margaret Cornwall, two daughters, Mrs. Pearl Roland, of Portland, and Mrs. Hattie Murphy, of San Francisco. His sisters and brothers are: Mrs. Amelia Arnold, of Deep River, Conn.; Mrs. Hattie Hall, Middletown, Conn.; Henry Cornwall, Boston, Mass., and Brainard Cornwall.
The Oregonian newspaper, Sunday, Nov. 15, 1903, page 5.


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  • Maintained by: Marianne
  • Originally Created by: Nathan Haines
  • Added: 18 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110773997
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur James “AJ” Cornwall (25 Jan 1835–12 Nov 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110773997, citing Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Marianne (contributor 46955516) .