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Re: America Gately
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: October 04, 2010 at 15:46:51
In Reply to: America Gately by Dean McNair of 386

Hello Dean,

I am NOT related to this family in any way. Saw your post and this is what I have found. All information from www.ancestry.com (pay to view site) unless otherwise noted.
America Gately Cornelius
Birth: 1829
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1893 Marshall County, Alabama, USA


Family links:
Children:
William Franklin Cornelius (1847 - 1909)*
Narcissa Ann Cornelius Bain (1850 - 1922)*
Susan Elizabeth Cornelius Carter (1853 - 1930)*
John Henry Cornelius (1857 - 1885)*
Joseph Cornelius (1862 - 1929)*
Doctor C. Cornelius (1864 - 1952)*
Andrew Cornelius (1865 - 1939)*

Spouse:
Madison Franklin Cornelius (1825 - 1892)

Burial: Rock Springs Cemetery, Hyatt, Marshall County. Alabama, USA

Created by: eugene cornelius
Record added: Dec 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44990732

from www.findagrave.com
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1880 United States Federal Census
about Madison Cornelius
Name: Madison Cornelius
Home in 1880: Mount High, Marshall, Alabama
Age: 55
Estimated birth year: abt 1825
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: America Cornelius
Father's birthplace: Georgia
Mother's birthplace: Georgia
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Madison Cornelius 55, head, farmer, b. GA, parents b. GA
America Cornelius 50, wife, b. NC, parents b. NC
Joseph Cornelius 18, son, works on farm, b. Alabama
Andrew Cornelius 16, son, works on farm, b. Alabama
Dockter Cornelius 13, son, works on farm, b. Alabama
Susan Cornelius 10, daughter
Dona Cornelius 18, daughter

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Mount High, Marshall, Alabama; Roll 24; Family History Film: 1254024; Page: 259B; Enumeration District: 258; Image: 0154
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1870 United States Federal Census
about Madison Cornelius
Name: Madison Cornelius
Birth Year: abt 1820
Age in 1870: 50
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1870: Subdivision 45, Marshall, Alabama
Race: White
Gender: Male
Value of real estate: View image
Post Office: Guntersville

Household Members: Name Age
Madison Cornelius 50, head, farmer, $500, $250, b. GA
America Cornelius 41, wife, b. Alabama
James Cornelius 23, son, farm laborer, b. Ala.
Franklin Cornelius 22, son
Narcissa Cornelius 20, daughter
Elizabeth Cornelius 18,daughter
Arrena M Cornelius 16, daughter
John Cornelius 14, son
David Cornelius 12, son
Joseph Cornelius 8, son
Andrew Cornelius 7, son
Doctor Cornelius 4, son
Eliza Gately 47, ??, b. North Carolina

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Subdivision 45, Marshall, Alabama; Roll M593_29; Page: 165A; Image: 333; Family History Library Film: 545528.

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1860 United States Federal Census
about Madison Cornelius
Name: Madison Cornelius
Age in 1860: 37
Birth Year: abt 1823
Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1860: Eastern Division, Marshall, Alabama
Gender: Male
Post Office: Guntersville
Value of real estate: View image

Household Members: Name Age
Madison Cornelius 37, head, farmer, $300, $535, b. Alabama
America Cornelius 29, wife, b. Alabama <++++++++++++
Amanda Cornelius 16, daughter
James Cornelius 14, son
Franklin Cornelius 11, son
Narcisa Cornelius 9, daughter
Elizabeth Cornelius 7, daughter
Arena Cornelius 4, daughter
John Cornelius 3, son
David Cornelius 1, son

Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Eastern Division, Marshall, Alabama; Roll M653_16; Page: 824; Image: 350; Family History Library Film: 803016
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1860 United States Federal Census
about Narcisa Little
Name: Narcisa Little
Age in 1860: 59
Birth Year: abt 1801
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1860: Eastern Division, Marshall, Alabama
Gender: Female
Post Office: Guntersville
Value of real estate: View image

Household Members: Name Age
Narcisa Little 59, head, no occupation, $150, $141, b. NC
Eliza J Gateley 39, boarder?, b. NC

This was America's sister

Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Eastern Division, Marshall, Alabama; Roll M653_16; Page: 824; Image: 350; Family History Library Film: 803016.

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http://hometownchronicles.com/al/blount/Marriages/1840.html

Madison Cornelius married America Gately 11 May 1841, Blount Co., Alabama

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There are a few family trees at www.rootsweb.ancestry.com (free website) about Madison Cornelius and his ancestors.

I did not see any notations that America GATELY Cornelius was of indian descent.

Hope this helps.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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