Mary Cornish

Female25 January 1737–

Brief Life History of Mary

Mary Cornish was christened on 25 January 1737, in Kenn, Devon, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Cornish.

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Family Time Line

John Cornish
1688–
Elizabeth Cornish
1710–
Mary Cornish
1715–1717
Ferdinando Cornish
1717–
Matthew Cornish
1720–1722
Elenor Cornish
1732–
John Cornish
1733–
Elizabeth Cornish
1734–
Henry Cornish
1735–
Mary Cornish
1737–
Susanna Cornish
1740–
Henry Cornish
1743–
Elizabeth Cornish
1745–

Sources (1)

  • Mary Cornish, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Siblings (12)

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from the county of Cornwall, from Middle English Cornish, Cornysh formed on the analogy of English, which was usually Normanized as Corneys. Not surprisingly, the surname is common in adjacent Devon, but it is also established as far afield as Suffolk and London.

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

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