Cornelia Dozier

1864–Female
Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Cornelia

When Cornelia Dozier was born in 1864, in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States, her father, Henry Cuttino Dozier, was 27 and her mother, Cornelia Ann Screven, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Henry Cuttino Dozier
1837–1871
Cornelia Ann Screven
1839–1914
Thomas Edward Dozier
1861–1931
Elizabeth Dozier
1863–
Cornelia Dozier
1864–
Leonard P. Dozier
1866–1888
Henry Cuttino Dozier Jr
1868–
Lillie Dozier
1869–1947
Henrietta Cuttino Dozier
1872–1947

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Thomas Edward Dozier

    Male1861–1931Male

    Female1863–Female

    Female1864–Female

    Leonard P. Dozier

    Male1866–1888Male

    Henry Cuttino Dozier Jr

    Male1868–Male

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World Events (3)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1871 · KKK Supression

Age 7

In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.

Name Meaning

French (Huguenot): from Old French osier ‘osier’, ‘willow’, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, applied as a topographic name for someone who lived near a plantation of willows, or perhaps as a metonymic occupational name for a basket maker.

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

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