Cornelia Dozier

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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Henry Cuttino Dozier
Cornelia Ann Screven
Thomas Edward Dozier
Elizabeth Dozier
Cornelia Dozier
Leonard P. Dozier
Henry Cuttino Dozier Jr
Lillie Dozier
Henrietta Cuttino Dozier

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    Thomas Edward Dozier




    Leonard P. Dozier


    Henry Cuttino Dozier Jr


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World Events (3)


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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