Phillip Rayford Wornell

16 January 1875–23 August 1964 (Age 89)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Phillip Rayford

When Phillip Rayford Wornell was born on 16 January 1875, in Missouri, United States, his father, James Mastin Wornell, was 33 and his mother, Sarah E Robinson, was 29. He married Daisy Viora Craft on 9 October 1898, in Miller, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He lived in Talala, Rogers, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Talala Township, Rogers, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 23 August 1964, at the age of 89, and was buried in Talala, Rogers, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Phillip Rayford Wornell
Daisy Viora Craft
Marriage: 9 October 1898
Notley Rayford Wornell
Kaylord Wornell
Garnet Elco Wornell
Frederick Garland Wornell
James Leslie Wornell

Spouse and Children

9 October 1898
Miller, Missouri, United States



    Kaylord Wornell



    Frederick Garland Wornell


    James Leslie Wornell


Parents and Siblings

    James Mastin Wornell


    Sarah E Robinson




    Theodore, Benton Wornell




    Alzora Jane Wornell


    Mary Margaret Warnell


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 29

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of any of the numerous Continental European surnames derived from Latin Cornelius ( see Cornelius ), for example French Corneille or German Kornel.2 Swedish: Latinized form of Horn , meaning ‘horn’; probably a soldier's name.3 English: reduced form of Cornwell 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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phillip S Wornell in household of James M Wornell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Phillip R Wornell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Phill Wornell, "United States Census, 1920"

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