Person:Mary Cornelius (14)

m. 23 Jul 1863
  1. Mary Cornelius1866 - 1942
  2. William Pryor Cornelius, Jr1869 - 1946
m. BEF 1890
  1. Mary Washington1890 - 1973
Facts and Events
Name[1][3] Mary Cornelius
Alt Name[2] Pinkie Cornelius
Gender Female
Birth[3][2] 25 Mar 1866 Clarksville, Red River County, Texas
Marriage BEF 1890 Red River County?, Texas(his 2nd wife)
to Milton Starkie Washington
Death[3] 10 Apr 1942 Clarksville, Red River County, Texas
Burial[3] Clarksville Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas
  1. Red River, Texas, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    p. 1A.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Red River, Texas, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    ED 98, p. 169B.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Find A Grave.
  4.   Paris (Texas) News
    p. 9, 12 Apr 1942.

    Mrs. Mary Washington Dies in Clarksville.
    Funeral Held Saturday.

    Clarksville (Special)---Mrs. Mary A. Washington, 76, sister of former Mayor W. P. Cornelius here, died at her home on Washington Ave., at 8 a.m. Friday. She had been in ill health for some time.

    Funeral services were held at the residence Saturday afternoon by Dr. S. M. black, of Paris, district superintendent of the Methodist Church and burial was made in Clarksville Cemetery by Jolley Funeral Home.

    Mrs. Washington had been one of the most active workers of the McKenzie Methodist Church, and was a leader in the organization of its missionary society in which she was given a life membership. She was a lifelong residdent of Clarksville.

    Survivors include her brother, one daughter, Miss Mary Washington, Clarksville, and a number of nephews and nieces.