Cornelius Bogard

Male14 October 1812–27 October 1861

Brief Life History of Cornelius

When Cornelius Bogard was born on 14 October 1812, in Knox, Indiana, United States, his father, George Bogard, was 20 and his mother, Barbara Warner, was 18. He married Caroline Malidia Burleson on 23 April 1839, in St. Francis, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in L'Anguille Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States in 1840 and Shelby, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 27 October 1861, in Buena Vista, Ellis, Texas, United States, at the age of 49.

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Cornelius Bogard
Caroline Malidia Burleson
Marriage: 23 April 1839
Freeman E Bogard
Francis Melvia Bogard
Malinda Ann Bogard
Mary Elizabeth Bogard
John Franklin Bogard
Isabell Bogard
James Thompson Bogard
David Green Bogard
Sarah Jane Bogard
Charles Felix Bogard Sr
Eli Dixson Bogard
Cornelius Edward Bogard
Georgia Ann Bogard

Sources (6)

  • C Bogard, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Carnelian Bogard in entry for Edi Dolores Bogard, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Cornelias Bogard, "United States Census, 1860"

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  • Marriage
    23 April 1839St. Francis, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Indiana is the 19th state.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 7

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 18

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: variant, mostly Americanized, of Bogaard or Boogaard . This surname is also found in the adjacent part of Germany (compare Bongard ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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