Rose Cornell

1669–1775 (Age 106)
Armagh, County Armagh, Ireland

The Life of Rose

When Rose Cornell was born in 1669, in Armagh, County Armagh, Ireland, her father, John Cornell, was 14 and her mother, Mrs. John Cornell, was 14. She married John Todd in 1687, in Armagh, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1775, in her hometown, at the age of 106.

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Family Time Line

John Todd
1660–1716
Rose Cornell
1669–1775
Marriage: 1687
James Todd
1692–1757
Elizabeth Todd
1699–1757
Ester Todd
John Todd II
1695–1774
William Todd Sr
1695–1743
Robert Samuel Todd Sr
1697–1775
Samuel Todd
1698–1754
William Todd Sr
1698–1769
Capt Andrew Joseph Todd
1702–1791

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1687
Armagh, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1672

Age 3

Over 6,000 Irish boys and women sold as slaves since England gained control of Jamaica.
1690

Age 21

William of Orange (William III) lands at Carrickfergus and defeats James II at Battle of the Boyne.
1714

Age 45

Catholics hold just 7% of land in Ireland.

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)

  • Mary in entry for Wm. Todd, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Descendants of John Todd
  • Ancestry.com

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