Person:Cornelius Vanosdal (1)

Cornelius Vanosdal, Jr.
m. bef. 1758
  1. Cornelius Vanosdal, Jr.1758 - 1841
  2. John Vanasdal1763 - aft 1833
  3. Margaret Vanosdalabt 1765 -
  • HCornelius Vanosdal, Jr.1758 - 1841
  • WJane Wilson1765 - 1808
m. 11 Apr 1785
  • HCornelius Vanosdal, Jr.1758 - 1841
  • WMary McCoyabt 1760 -
m. 2 July 1789
  1. Minedred Wilson Vanausdall1804 - 1860
Facts and Events
Name Cornelius Vanosdal, Jr.
Alt Name Corneilus Vansdale
Alt Name Corneilus Vanausdall
Alt Name Corneilus VanArsdale
Alt Name Cornelius Vanosdale
Gender Male
Birth[1] 3 December 1758 Somerset, Somerset County, New Jersey
Marriage 11 Apr 1785 Augusta County, Virginiato Jane Wilson
Marriage 2 July 1789 Greenbrier County, Virginiato Mary McCoy
Death[1] 28 April 1841 Mason, Lawrence County, Ohio

Cornelius Vanosdale, Jr. was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Marriage Record

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Marriage Bond - 1785--April 2, Cornelius Vanosdale and Jane Wilson, daughter of William Wilson; surety, Elibabb Wilson. Cornelius is son of Cornelius Vanosdale. Witnesses, Ralph Wilson. Elibab Wilson. (Note: Ralph Wilson and James Wilson were both brothers of Jame Wilson).
  • Marriage Record - 1785, _____ __--By Saml. Shannon, V. D. M.: April 11th, Cornelius Vanosdal and Jane Wilson.


Land Survey - Conrelius Vanosdale Jr., 200 a. Sinking creek, Sept. 4, 1792.
[Source: Shuck, Greenbrier County, Virginia Records, Vol 1, Early Survey Records, p. 72].

Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 6, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Vanausdale, Cornelius - born 12/3/1758 in Somerset County, New Jersey, where entered service 1776 in Virginia company; moved 1778 to Augusta County, Virginia, where entered service in Virginia regiment; Pensioned 1832 in Greenbrier County, Virginia; James Gregory made affidavit there then abt. age 80, he served 1778 with soldier in Revolutionary War; Thomas Blake made affidavit there then abt. age 72, he served 1781 in same regiment with soldier, per County Clerk of Court John Mathews; soldier made affidavit there 1833, per County Justice of the Peace Henry Erskine; soldier resided 1841 in Lawrence County, Ohio, with son Minedred W.; last Pension payment in file 1842; surname also spelled Vanausdall. F-SS15691, R2440.
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