James A Cornwell

James A Cornwell

Prince William County, Virginia, USA
Death 13 Sep 1915 (aged 79)
Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Central Avenue South, Lot 3A, Site 5
Memorial ID 18292182 · View Source
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- John Burrell Cornwell [1798-1865]
- Cecelia Rose (Noland) Cornwell [1808-?]

Married Mary E. Cornwell.

He served in the Civil War, Confederate, 15th Regiment, Virginia Cavalry, Company H. He enlisted 15 July 1863.

NOTE: There were two James Cornwells in Company H.

Research Notes

• 1850 Census (VA) - James (Richard) Cornwell, living with his parents, William and Nancy, in Prince William Co., VA (Not the same James Cornwell)

• 1860 Census (VA) - James Cornwell, born circa 1833 in VA, married to Sarah N. Cornwell; father of Margaret and Jefferson T. Cornwell. (Same James Cornwell?)

• 1870 Census (VA) - James Cornwell living with his wife, Mary E. Cornwell, in Coles, Prince William Co., VA

• 1880 Census (MD) - James Cornwell, widowed, along with his brothers, John and Lafayette, his sister, Jenette, and his daughter, Ada (age 8), living in Medleys (Poolesville), Montgomery Co., MD.

• 1910 Census (MD) - James A. Cornwell, widowed, living with his brother, Lafayette, and daughter, Ada, in Poolesville.

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  • Maintained by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
  • Originally Created by: The Guardian
  • Added: 7 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18292182
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James A Cornwell (Nov 1835–13 Sep 1915), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18292182, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Cindy Cornwell McCachern (contributor 46810811) .