Jesse Clifton Cornelison

26 April 1909–21 December 1985 (Age 76)
Clyde, Callahan, Texas, United States

The Life of Jesse Clifton

When Jesse Clifton Cornelison was born on 26 April 1909, in Clyde, Callahan, Texas, United States, his father, Jesse Union Cornelison, was 44 and his mother, Elmyra Josephine Loveless, was 33. He married Katie Sue Reeder on 8 April 1933, in Broward, Florida, United States. He lived in San Angelo, Tom Green, Texas, United States in 1910 and Miami, Dade, Florida, United States in 1930. He died on 21 December 1985, in Clewiston, Hendry, Florida, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Woodlawn Park Cemetery, Miami, Dade, Florida, United States.

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Jesse Clifton Cornelison
Lillian Mary Castillo
Marriage: 24 March 1940
Glenn Leonard Cornelison

Spouse and Children

24 March 1940
Coconut Grove, Miami-Dade, Florida, United States


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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 11

Historical Boundaries - 1920: Lee, Florida, United States; 1923: Hendry, Florida, United States

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Cornelis, vernacular form of Cornelius .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jesse C Cornelison in household of Jesse W Cornelison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J C Cornelison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clifton J Cornelison in household of Elmyra J Cornelison, "United States Census, 1930"

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