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Descendants of John Canute Cornett

Fourth Generation

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94. Jordan Halcomb 1 (Sarah Cornett , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born on 11 Sep 1852 in Letcher Co., KY. He died on 11 Sep 1936 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY. Jordan was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Linefork, LC, KY, Dist.150, #21, age 57 (married 31 yrs).

Jordan married Katie Day about 1879. Katie was born about 1865 in KY. Katie was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Linefork, L, K, Dist.150, #21, age 45 (7 children 6 living).

They had the following children:

  354 M i James Halcomb was born about 1887 in KY. James was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #21, age 23.
  355 M ii Douglas Halcomb was born about 1890 in KY. Douglas was counted in a census on 20 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #21, age 20.

95. Jonathan Lewis Cornett 1 (William , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born on 2 Apr 1831 in Totz, KY. He died on 28 Jul 1912 in Harlan Co., KY. Jonathan was counted in a census on 7 Aug 1860 in Harlan Co., KY #630, age 29. He was counted in a census on 16 Aug 1870 in Poor Fork, Harlan Co., KY, Dist.4, #1, age 44. He was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1880 in Harlan Co., KY, Dist.47, #203/205, age 49 (Alone). He was counted in a census on 14 Jun 1900 in HC, KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #183/186, age 69, married 49 yrs.

Jonathan married Precious Ann Ely 1 on 28 Apr 1851 in Lee Co., VA. Precious was born on 4 May 1827 in Lee Co., VA. She died on 8 Jan 1908. Precious was counted in a census on 7 Aug 1860 in Harlan Co., KY #630, age 30. She was counted in a census on 16 Aug 1870 in Poor Fork, Harlan Co., KY, Dist.4, #1, age 42. She was counted in a census on 14 Jun 1900 in HC, KY, U, Dist.3/51, #183/186, age 73, 7 children 6 living.

They had the following children:

+ 356 M i William Wesley Cornett was born on 28 Jan 1852.
+ 357 M ii Arthur B. Cornett was born on 11 Nov 1853. He died after 1900.
+ 358 M iii Jonathan Cornett was born on 7 Apr 1855. He died on 17 Aug 1925.
  359 M iv George R. Cornett was born about 1856 in Harlan Co., KY. George was counted in a census on 7 Aug 1860 in Harlan Co., KY #630, age 3.
  360 F v Malinda Cornett 1 was born on 22 Jun 1857.
+ 361 F vi Nancy Jane Cornett was born on 1 Aug 1859. She died on 17 Aug 1947.
  362 M vii Robert N. Cornett was born on 21 Aug 1863 in KY. Robert was counted in a census on 16 Aug 1870 in Poor Fork, Harlan Co., KY, Dist.4, #1, age 8.
+ 363 M viii Bethel C. Cornett was born on 23 Jan 1867. He died on 8 Sep 1933.

96. James Cornett 1 (James , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born on 2 Feb 1841 in KY. He died on 26 Dec 1918. He was buried in Cornett Cemetery Skyline, Letcher Co., KY. James was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 39. He was counted in a census on 8 Jun 1900 in Line Fork, Letcher Co., KY Dist.79, #85, age 59 (m.40yrs). He was counted in a census on 10 May 1910 in Line Fork, Letcher Co., KY Dist 150 #205, age 69 (1m50yrs).

James married Louisa Miniard Cornett 1 daughter of William A. Cornett and Nancy Miniard on 26 Aug 1860 in Perry Co., KY. Louisa was born about 1843 in KY. She died in Line Fork, KY. Louisa was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 37. She was counted in a census on 8 Jun 1900 in LF, L, K, #85, age 57 (Luiza, m.40yrs, 6 children 3 living). She was counted in a census on 10 May 1910 in LF, LC, K, age 67 (Louisa, 1m.50yrs, 10 children 9 living).

They had the following children:

  364 F i Franklin Cornett was born about 1862 in KY. Franklin was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 18.
+ 365 M ii Anderson Cornett was born on 25 Dec 1863. He died on 15 May 1944.
  366 F iii Juda Cornett was born about 1868 in KY. Juda was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 12.
  367 F iv Mary Cornett was born about 1869 in KY. Mary was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 11.
  368 M v Joseph Cornett was born about 1873 in KY. Joseph was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 7.
  369 M vi Bill Cornett was born in Dec 1873 in KY. Bill was counted in a census on 8 Jun 1900 in Line Fork, Letcher Co., KY Dist.79, #85, age 26.
  370 M vii William Cornett 1 was born about 1875 in KY. He died on 22 Sep 1956 in Boyd Co., KY. William was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 5. He was counted in a census on 10 May 1910 in Line Fork, Letcher Co., KY Dist 150 #205, age 35 single.
+ 371 M viii James Cornett was born in Mar 1877.
  372 M ix Tilman Cornett was born about 1880 in KY. Tilman was counted in a census on 8 Jun 1900 in Line Fork, Letcher Co., KY Dist.79, #85, age 20. He was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1880 in Cumberland, Letcher Co., KY Dist.63 #115/119, age 6/12.
+ 373 M x Luther Cornett was born in Sep 1883.

98. John Braxton Cornett (James , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born in Apr 1847 in Perry Co., KY. He died on 21 Sep 1934 in Harlan Co., KY. John was counted in a census on 14 Jun 1860 in Travellers Rest, Owsley Co., KY, #91, age 12. He was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1880 in Harlan Co., KY, Dist.47, #201/203, age 30 (John B.). He was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in HC, KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 53, married 38 yrs.

John married Mary Margaret Thomas about 1862. Mary was born on 4 Mar 1847 in KY. She died on 18 Apr 1917. Mary was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1880 in Harlan Co., KY, Dist.47, #201/203, age 31 (Margret). She was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in H, K, U, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 52, 13 children 10 living.

They had the following children:

+ 374 M i William Ervin Cornett was born on 24 Feb 1870. He died on 7 Mar 1935.
+ 375 F ii Hannah Cornett was born in Aug 1872.
+ 376 M iii Joseph Cornett was born in Oct 1872. He died in 1940.
  377 F iv Moriane Cornett 1 was born about 1876 in Harlan Co., KY. Moriane was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1880 in Harlan Co., KY, Dist.47, #201/203, age 4.
  378 F v Precious Cornett was born in Jan 1881 in Harlan Co., KY. Precious was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1880 in Harlan Co., KY, Dist.47, #201/203, age 1. She was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 19.
  379 F vi Nancy Jane Cornett was born in Dec 1883 in KY. She died in 1941. Nancy was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 16.
        Nancy married Arthur Howard on 2 Dec 1902 in Poor Fork, Harlan Co., KY.
  380 F vii Malinda Cornett was born in Nov 1885 in KY. Malinda was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 14.
        Malinda married Jesse Simpson on 31 Oct 1903 in Harlan Co., KY. Jesse was born on 23 Jul 1878. He died in 1976.
  381 F viii Ritter Cornett was born in Nov 1887 in KY. Ritter was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 12.
  382 M ix Hiram Cornett was born in Jan 1890 in KY. Hiram was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, UPF, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 10.
  383 M x McKinley Cornett was born in Nov 1896 in KY. McKinley was counted in a census on 12 Jun 1900 in Harlan Co., KY, Upper Poor Fork, Dist.3/51, #163/166, age 3.

102. Jackson Cornett (James , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born 1 in Jun 1857 in KY. Jackson was counted in a census on 14 Jun 1860 in Travellers Rest, Owsley Co., KY, #91, age 3. He was counted in a census on 5 Jul 1870 in Island Creek, Owsley Co., KY, #22, age 13. He was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 42 (Widowed).

He had the following children:

  384 M i Loyd Cornett was born in Jul 1883 in KY. Loyd was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 16.
  385 F ii Dora Cornett was born in May 1886 in KY. Dora was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 14.
  386 M iii Milton Cornett was born in Sep 1888 in KY. Milton was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 11.
  387 F iv Laura Cornett was born in Nov 1890 in KY. Laura was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 9.
  388 F v Mattie Cornett was born in Jul 1892 in KY. Mattie was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 7.
  389 M vi Corbett Cornett was born in Jul 1894 in KY. Corbett was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 5.
  390 F vii Dellie Cornett was born in Apr 1896 in KY. Dellie was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 4.
  391 F viii Vergie Cornett was born in Feb 1898 in KY. Vergie was counted in a census on 18 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #105, age 2.

103. Joseph Cornett 1 (James , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born in Oct 1859 in KY. Joseph was counted in a census on 14 Jun 1860 in Travellers Rest, Owsley Co., KY, #91, age 1. He was counted in a census on 5 Jul 1870 in Island Creek, Owsley Co., KY, #22, age 11. He was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #98, age 40 (m.13yrs).

Joseph married Rhoda in 1887. Rhoda was born in Oct 1869 in KY. Rhoda was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in L, P, , Dist.94, #98, age 30 (m.13yrs, 6 children 4 living).

They had the following children:

+ 392 F i Evabelle Cornett.
+ 393 F ii Betty Jane "Janie" Cornett was born on 16 Sep 1886. She died on 9 Nov 1977.
  394 F iii Martha Cornett 1 was born in Jul 1891 in KY. Martha was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #98, age 8.
+ 395 F iv Alice Cornett was born on 24 Apr 1896. She died in May 1972.
  396 F v Mary Cornett 1 was born in Jan 1900 in KY. Mary was counted in a census on 16 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #98, age 4/12.
  397 M vi William Henderson Cornett 1 was born on 5 Jun 1911 in KY. He died on 25 Jun 1993 in Appalachia, VA. He was counted in a census on 13 Jan 1920 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.103, #87/98, age 8.
        William married Ethel.

106. Granville P. Cornett (Clark , John Samuel , John Canute ) was born on 21 Jan 1854 in Letcher Co., KY. He died on 8 Jan 1942 in Letcher Co., KY. Granville was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., K, Dist.150, #69, age 56 (m. 32 yrs). He was counted in a census on 12 Apr 1930 in Linefork, LC, KY, Dist.19, #203/219, age 76 (m. @ age 24).

Granville married Mary Jane Shepherd about 1878. Mary was born on 19 Oct 1859 in VA. She died in 1940. Mary was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in L, LC, KY, Dist.150, #69, age 51 (11 children 10 living). She was counted in a census on 12 Apr 1930 in Linefork, LC, KY, Dist.19, #203/219, age 73 (m. @ age 19).

They had the following children:

  398 F i Melvina Cornett was born about 1879 in Letcher Co., KY.
        Melvina married Joseph A. Creech on 11 Jul 1901 in Harlan Co., KY. Joseph was born on 10 Mar 1881. He died on 4 Apr 1950.
  399 M ii William F. Cornett was born about 1882 in Letcher Co., KY. William was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 28 (married).
        William married Leona Unknown. Leona was born about 1896 in KY. Leona was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 14 (wife).
  400 M iii Monroe Cornett was born about 1889 in Letcher Co., KY. Monroe was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 19. He was counted in a census on 12 Apr 1930 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.19, #203/219, age 41 single.
  401 F iv Mary Cornett was born about 1893 in Letcher Co., KY. Mary was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 17.
  402 M v Harrison Cornett was born about 1895 in Letcher Co., KY. Harrison was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 15.
+ 403 F vi Sarah Cornett was born about 1899.
  404 F vii Dellia Cornett was born about 1899 in Letcher Co., KY. Dellia was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 11.
  405 M viii Burt Cornett was born about 1903 in Letcher Co., KY. Burt was counted in a census on 25 Apr 1910 in Linefork, Letcher Co., KY, Dist.150, #69, age 7.

107. Margarette "Peggy" Cornett 1 (Robin , Nathaniel , John Canute ) was born on 22 Nov 1804 in Madison Co., KY. She died on 24 Oct 1884 in Clay Co., KY.

Margarette married Lewis Franklin Benge on 17 Aug 1831 in Clay Co., KY. Lewis was born on 8 Jul 1805 in Madison Co., KY. He died on 26 Sep 1900 in Manchester, Clay Co., KY.

They had the following children:

+ 406 F i Nancy Benge was born in Jun 1837.
+ 407 F ii Sally Ann Benge was born in 1839.
  408 M iii Braxton (Brack) Benge 1 was born in 1844.
        Braxton married Alabama Josephine Philpot 1 on 19 Jun 1872.

108. William A. Cornett 1 (Archibald "Arch" , William Jesse , John Canute ) was born on 3 Feb 1814 in Leatherwood Creek, Perry Co., KY. He died in 1898 in Leslie Co., KY. He was buried in Singleton Cemetery, Wendover, Leslie Co., KY. He was counted in a census on 8 Aug 1870 in McIntosh, Perry Co., KY, #65, age 56.

William married (1) Rebecca "Becky" Morgan 1. Rebecca was born 2 on 5 Feb 1848 in KY. She died on 4 Jun 1869. Rebecca was counted in a census on 8 Aug 1870 in McIntosh, PC, KY, #65, age 29 (Rebecca, Keeping house).

They had the following children:

  409 F i Nancy Jane Cornett.
  410 M ii Fred Cornett.
+ 411 M iii Wilson Cornett was born on 18 Mar 1864. He died on 21 Dec 1947.

William married (2) Malinda "Lindy" Garrison 1. Malinda was born on 13 Oct 1832 in VA. She died on 11 Nov 1906 in Leslie Co., KY. She was buried in Singleton Cemetery, Wendover, Leslie Co., KY. Malinda was counted in a census on 15 Oct 1850 in Lee Co., VA, Dist.31, #1507/1543, age 18.

They had the following children:

+ 412 M iv Granville Garrison Cornett was born on 2 Dec 1872. He died on 22 Jul 1949.
+ 413 F v Rachel Cornett was born about 1877.

William married (3) Nancy Miniard 1. Nancy was born in 1824.

They had the following children:

  414 F vi Judy Cornett was born about 1839 in KY.
+ 415 M vii Arch Cornett was born on 16 Mar 1841. He died on 10 Mar 1937.
+ 416 F viii Louisa Miniard Cornett was born about 1843.
+ 417 M ix John Cornett was born in May 1845. He died on 9 Jan 1920.
  418 M x William S. Cornett was born about 1849 in KY.
  419 F xi Nancy Ann Cornett 1 was born on 13 Feb 1852 in Perry Co., KY.
  420 M xii James H. Cornett was born on 10 Feb 1854 in Perry Co., KY.

109. John Cornett 1, 2 (Archibald "Arch" , William Jesse , John Canute ) was born 3 in 1817 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY. He died 4 on 5 May 1897 in Viper, Perry Co., KY.

John married 2 Elizabeth Holbrook 1 on 30 Dec 1841 in Harlan Co., KY. Elizabeth was born 3 on 10 Oct 1824.

They had the following children:

  421 M i William Cornett 1 was born in 1842.
  422 F ii Juda Cornett 1, 2 was born in 1844.
        Juda married Theophilus Asher 1. Theophilus was born on 27 Apr 1844 in Clay Co., KY.
  423 F iii Ruth Cornett 1 was born in 1846.
+ 424 M iv Randolph Cornett was born on 31 Oct 1849.
  425 M v Anderson Cornett was born 1 on 1 Feb 1852 in Perry Co., KY.

110. Robert Cornett 1 (Archibald "Arch" , William Jesse , John Canute ) was born 2 in 1819. He died before 1898.

Robert married Margaret "Peggy" McKnight 1. Margaret was born about 1829 in VA.

They had the following children:

  426 M i Basil Cornett 1 was born on 8 Feb 1852 in Perry Co., KY.
+ 427 M ii Israel (Eid) Cornett was born about 1857.

111. Anderson Cornett 1 (Archibald "Arch" , William Jesse , John Canute ) was born 2, 3 on 20 Jan 1820 in KY. He died 4, 5 on 2 Sep 1883 in Perry Co., KY. He was buried in Cornett Cemetery, Hazard , Perry Co., KY. He was counted in a census on 7 Jul 1860 in Hazard, Perry Co., KY, Dist.1, #433/431, age 40. He was counted in a census on 30 Jul 1870 in Salt Creek, Leatherwood Pct., #26, age 51.

Anderson married (1) Susan Halcomb. Susan was born about 1820 in KY. Susan was counted in a census on 7 Jul 1860 in Hazard, Perry Co., KY, Dist.1, #433/431, age 40.

They had the following children:

  428 F i Mary Ann Cornett was born in Aug 1845 in KY. Mary was counted in a census on 7 Jul 1860 in Hazard, Perry Co., KY, Dist.1, #433/431, age 14. She was counted in a census on 30 Jul 1870 in Salt Creek, Leatherwood Pct., #26, age 25. She was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #17, age 54 (m.13yrs). She was counted in a census on 18 Apr 1910 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., K, Dist.179, #39, age 65 (1m.23yrs).
        Mary married Henry Singleton about 1887. Henry was born in Nov 1855 in KY. Henry was counted in a census on 5 Jun 1900 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY, Dist.94, #17, age 44 (m.13yrs). He was counted in a census on 18 Apr 1910 in Leatherwood, PC, KY, Dist.179, #39, age 54 (2m.23 yrs).
+ 429 F ii Matilda Cornett was born on 19 Nov 1846. She died on 18 Nov 1917.
+ 430 M iii William Manon Cornett was born on 23 May 1848. He died on 3 Dec 1927.
+ 431 M iv Archibald Cornett was born on 20 Mar 1850. He died on 26 Apr 1915.
+ 432 M v Granville Roger Cornett was born about 1854.
+ 433 M vi Elijah\Elihu\Elias Cornett was born in Jun 1856.
  434 F vii Elizabeth Betty Cornett was born about 1859 in Leatherwood, Perry Co., KY. Elizabeth was counted in a census on 7 Jul 1860 in Hazard, Perry Co., KY, Dist.1, #433/431, age 1. She was counted in a census on 30 Jul 1870 in Salt Creek, Leatherwood Pct., #26, age 11.

Anderson married (2) Susannah Harris. Susannah was born on 5 Feb 1819 in Perry Co., KY. She died on 29 Jun 1889. She was buried in Cornett Cemetery, Hazard, Perry Co., KY.

They had the following children:

  435 M viii Joseph E. Cornett 1 was born on 11 Apr 1852 in Perry Co., KY.

Anderson married (3) Susan Stamper. Susan was born about 1820.

They had the following children:

+ 436 F ix Judah Cornett was born on 3 Jul 1843. She died on 19 Apr 1924.
+ 437 F x Susan Cornett was born on 1 Nov 1861. She died on 10 May 1912.

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