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 Cynthia Ann <I>Cornelius</I> Tidwell

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Cynthia Ann Cornelius Tidwell

  • Birth 1840 Blount County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 20 Jul 1920 Cedar Hill, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Duncanville, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 43429762

Cynthia was a daughter of Joel Cornelius and Mary "Polly" Easley of Blount County Alabama. She first married John Burgess Dupree June 9, 1859 in Blount County. John died during the Civil War. Two sons were born to this couple: Marion H. and John Burgess Jr.

She married George Washington Tidwell July 5,1866 in Blount County. Eight known children were born to this marriage: Thomas Jefferson, Mary Elzira, Joel Adams, Emma Lou, Louella, Solomon, and twins Miriam A. and Martha Serena.

George and Cynthia came to Texas prior to 1880 and lived initially in Johnson County, then in Comanche County, and finally moved to Dallas County.

1860 Blount Co., AL, pg 1112: John B. Dupree, 18, Laborer, AL; Lucintha, 19, AL; Marion H., 3/12, AL.

1880 Johnson Co., TX , ED 84, pg 334: George W. Tidwell, 35, AL, farmer; Cynthia, 39, AL; Thomas, 13 M, AL; Mary E., 10 F, AL; Joel A., 8 M, TX; Emma, 6 F, TX; Ella, 6 F, TX; Solomon, 4 M, TX; Serena, 1 F, TX; Miriam, 1 F, TX; Marion Dupree, 18, AL; John B. Dupree, 16, AL.

1900 Comanche Co., TX, ED 27, Sh 19, Line 62: Geo. W. Tidwell, Oct 1845, 54, AL; Cyntha, Aug 1840, 59, AL (actually age 60). 10 children, 9 living.

1910 Dallas Co., TX, ED 99, Sh 8: George W. Tidwell, 64, AL; Lou C., 65, AL. 10 children, 8 alive.





  • Created by: Eugene Cornelius
  • Added: 23 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43429762
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cynthia Ann Cornelius Tidwell (1840–20 Jul 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43429762, citing Little Bethel Memorial Park, Duncanville, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Eugene Cornelius (contributor 46932184) .