Alice Edna Cornell

20 April 1865–28 February 1953 (Age 87)
St. Marys, Pleasants, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alice Edna

When Alice Edna Cornell was born on 20 April 1865, in St. Marys, Pleasants, West Virginia, United States, her father, Joseph Cornell, was 39 and her mother, Lucy Luna Nana Cunningham, was 32. She married John A. G. Ingram on 20 April 1893, in Pleasants, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Jefferson Magisterial District, Pleasants, West Virginia, United States for about 50 years and Grant Magisterial District, Hancock, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 28 February 1953, in Chester, Hancock, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Hookstown, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John A. G. Ingram
Alice Edna Cornell
Marriage: 20 April 1893
Don Ingram
Lona Mary Ingram
Belle Ingram
Delphia Ingram
Katherine Ingram
Zara E Ingram
J W Ingraham
William J or Joe Ingram

Spouse and Children

    John A. G. Ingram



20 April 1893
Pleasants, West Virginia, United States



    Belle Ingram


    Delphia Ingram


    Lona Mary Ingram



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Cornell


    Lucy Luna Nana Cunningham





    John W H Cornell


    James Arthur Cornell


    Sarah Ann Cornell



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 12

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Edna Ingram, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Edna Ingram in household of Luna Cornell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edna Ingraham in household of J A G Ingraham, "United States Census, 1910"

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