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 Nelson Smith Corn

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Nelson Smith Corn

Birth
Oklahoma, USA
Death 8 Nov 1967 (aged 83)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 57720010 View Source

Nelson Smith Corn

Birth: 25 Mar 1884 in Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation, IT (OK)
Death: 8 Nov 1967 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Ok
Burial: Rosehillparkcem, Oklahoma, Ok

Note: Job: Justice of OK Supreme Court 1935-1959
Oklahoma's Shocking Scandal--
Nelson S. Corn, Chief Justice
Napoleon Bonaparte Johnson, Justice
Earl Welch, Justice
The three justices received $200,000 to reverse a tax claim against an investment company that allegedly milked millions from trusting shareholders. Johnson was impeached and removed him from office. Former Vice Chief Justice Nelson Corn and Justice Earl Welch were also convicted of tax evasion, and Corn said some of the other justices had taken bribes.

Father: Columbus Franklin Corn b: 18 Jun 1855 in Union Co., Ga
Mother: Camilia Jane Little b: 18 May 1850 in Union Co., Ga

Married: Fannie Texas Stanton b: 8 Jan 1888 in Hays, Ellis, Ks
Married: 3 Oct 1904 in Arapaho, Custer, Ok

Children:
Lonnie Leon Corn b: 25 Nov 1905 in Thomas, Custer, Ok
Pearl Bessie Corn b: 12 Dec 1907 in Thomas, Custer, Ok
Bernice Ione Corn b: 21 Aug 1910 in Thomas, Custer, Ok
Burton Nelson Corn b: 1 Dec 1915 in Putnam, Dewey, Ok


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