Joseph E Cornett b 3 Mar 1836 Perry (now Knott) Co KY d 1 Aug
1917 in Big Branch of Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY, s/o
Nathaniel Cornett and
Lydia Caudill (Nathaniel Cornett s/o
and Mary Everage), m. Aug 1858 in Perry Co KY to Susannah Caudill b 6 Mar 1841
Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 4 Dec 1899 Knott Co KY, d/o
Samuel Caudill and Sarah
Maggard. Children of Joseph E Cornett and Susannah Caudill;
1. Nathaniel Green Cornett
b 3 Sep 1861 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, KY d 10 May 1927 Knott Co KY m. 3 Nov
1886 to Sarah "Sally" Smith
b 17 Apr 1865 KY d 26 Oct 1903, d/o
Jeremiah Jake Smith and
Elizabeth Stacy. Nathaniel Green Cornett m.
Lucinda Combs b
about 1877 KY
2. Watson Cornett b May 1862 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY m.
Sylvania Hudson b 1871 d/o Gabriel Hudson and Elizabeth "Eliza" Smith.
3. Sarah Cornett b 21 Nov
1864 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 16 Mar 1947 Flat Patch, Knott
Co KY m. 19 Nov 1895 to Walton
"Walter" Calhoun b 26 Jun 1865 Breathitt Co KY d 14 Feb 1939 Knott Co KY s/o
Evens Calhoun and Lucinda Cooper. Sarah Cornett m.
b Oct 1868 d 1943 s/o Tandy Slone and Annie Salmons Sammons. Solomon Slone m. 14
Aug 1885 to Oma
Stamper b Apr 1868 KY. Sarah Cornett m. 1
Jul 1878 to
4. Margaret Cornett b 24
Dec 1867 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 27 Nov 1953 Knott Co KY m 4
Apr 1887 to Benjamin Smith,
s/o Jeremiah Jake Smith
and Elizabeth Stacy. Margaret Cornett m. Si Moore.
5. Lydia Jane Cornett
b 1869 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 8 Aug 1923 KY buried
Englewood Cemetery, Christopher, KY, m. 4 Feb 1887 to
Luther "Spike" Sizemore
b 4 Nov 1863 KY d 13 May 1934 KY buried Englewood Cemetery, Christopher, KY, s/o
Samuel "Sammie" Sizemore (aka Sycamore) and Sophia Sizemore.
6. John Morgan Cornett
b 22 Sept 1871 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 1 Feb 1952 m.
Sarah Mullins b 11 Sept
1869 KY d 18 Apr 1905 d/o Samuel Mullins. John Morgan Cornett m.
Rhoda Madden b
17 Dec 1894 KY d 30 Dec 1970.
7. Samuel "Long Sam"
Cornett b 14 Apr 1873 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 17 Oct
1928 Knott Co KY m. about 1900 to
Lucinda Ashley b
Mar 1872 d/o Jordan Ashley and Sarah Hart. Samuel "Long Sam" Cornett m.
Lucinda Bell Stamper
b 1 Mar 1872 Perry Co KY d 2 Apr 1908 Knott Co KY d/o Hiram Stamper and Anna
Frances. Samuel "Long Sam" Cornett m.
Nancy Mullins b 20
Oct 1872 Knott Co KY d 5 Mar 1961 Knott Co KY d/o Jasper Baker Mullins and
8. Jeptha Cornett b 23
Apr 1875 Big Branch Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d 7 Mar 1919 Knott Co KY
buried Jeptha Cornett Cemetery, Knott Co KY, m. 25 Nov 1897 to
Ruthena Smith b 6 Jul 1881
KY d 8 Sept 1967 Knott Co KY buried Jeptha Cornett Cemetery, Knott Co KY, d/o
Samuel Smith Jr and Nancy Owens (Samuel Smith Jr s/o
and Nancy Jones).
9. Lucinda Cornett b Aug 1877 Big Branch, Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY m. 2
Mar 1903 to Anderson Gayheart b 26 Feb 1875 Yellow Mountain, Knott Co KY d 14
Mar 1940 Yellow Mountain, Knott Co KY s/o Joseph Gayheart and Martha Smith.
Children of Lucinda Cornett and Anderson Gayheart;
i. Amos Gayheart b about 1904
ii. Edgar Gayheart b 18 Nov 1907
iii. Mattie Hayheart b about 1916
10. Nancy Cornett b 6 Feb 1880 Big Branch, Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY, d
14 Feb 1942 Knott Co KY m. Green Rowe b Oct 1882 Breathitt Co KY d Nov 1962
Knott Co KY s/o Riley Rowe and Eliza "Lovey" Calhoun. Children of Nancy Cornett
and Green Rowe;
i. Vernice Rowe b 29 Sept 1909 Knott Co KY m. Rex
Mullins b Knott Co Ky s/o Solomon Mullins and Nealie Madden. Children of
Vernice Rowe and Rex Mullins;
I. Gene Russel Mullins b 8 Mar 1934 Knott Co KY d 7
Jan 2004 Hazard, Perry Co KY
II. 3 more children
III. Imazell Mullins b 22 Sept 1941 Knott Co KY d
19 Oct 1941 Knott Co KY
ii. Velva Rowe b 8 Oct 1913 Knott Co KY d 13 Aug
1998 Letcher Co KY m. Norman Gibson b 1 Mar 1914 Knott Co KY d 21 Jan 1995 Knott
Co KY. Children of Velva Rowe and Norman Gibson;
I. Female Gibson m. Male Thomas
II. Male Gibson m. Female Haddix
III. James Thurmon Gibson b 3 Jan 1944 Knott Co KY
d 18 Jun 1968 killed in action Vietnam War m. Female Ward.
iii. Thurman "Boy" Rowe b 29 Sept 1916 d 4 Apr 1992
Knott Co KY m. Coleen Amburgey
iv. Shelby "Baby" Rowe (male) b 28 Nov 1919 d 12
Oct 1980 Knott Co KY never married.
11. Martha Cornett b 19 May 1882 Big Branch, Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY d
7 Dec 1943 Knott Co KY m. Henry Thacker. No children.
12. Mary Cornett b 19 May 1882 Big Branch, Troublesome Creek, Knott Co KY m.
about 1902 to Isom Terry b 29 Jan 1873 KY. Children of Mary Cornett and Isom
i. Enie Terry (female) b 1904 d before 1920
ii. Arlo Terry (male) b 1907
iii. Adam Terry b 1910
iv. Oda Terry (female) b 1919