Henrietta Cornell

9 July 1883–8 May 1937 (Age 53)
Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Henrietta

Henrietta Cornell was born on 9 July 1883, in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan, United States as the daughter of Benjamin F Cornell and Mary Francis Simpson. She married Richard Stone on 23 May 1899, in Long Rapids Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Long Rapids Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States for about 10 years and Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 8 May 1937, in Alpena, Michigan, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Long Rapids Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Stone
Henrietta Cornell
Marriage: 23 May 1899
Winifred Pearl Stone
Albert Stone
Anna A Stone
Edna Francis Stone
William John Henry Stone
Alfred I. Stone
Charles Richard Stone

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1899Long Rapids Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain
    Age 4
    "The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 15
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English: shortened form of Cornwell , Cornwall , or of Cornhill, a habitational name from a place in Northumberland named Cornhill, from Old English corn, a metathesized form of cron, cran ‘crane’ + halh ‘nook, recess’; or from Cornhill in London, a medieval grain exchange, named with Old English corn ‘corn, grain’ + hyll ‘hill’, or from some other place elsewhere similarly named.English: variant of Corney .English: possibly also a nickname from French corneille ‘rook, crow’, probably denoting a chatterer or someone with dark hair or a dark complexion.

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Letta Stone in household of Richard Stone, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Henrietta Cornell, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
    • Henryetta Stone in household of Richard Stone, "United States Census, 1900"

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