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William Ross Cory[1, 2]

Male 1823 - 1896  (73 years)


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  • Name William Ross Cory 
    Born 18 Mar 1823  Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth Between 1825 and 1826  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1860  Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Between 1860 and 1880  [1, 2, 3
    Blacksmith 
    Census 1870  Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1880  [2
    Reference Number 43274 
    Died 17 Oct 1896  Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • August 9 1860 Springfield Sangamon Illinois Page 115
      851 819 Wm R Cory 34 " [M] Blacksmith 1000 60 O
      Christian " 23 F Md
      Wm R " 13 M Ill
      J. A. " 1/12 " "
      M Gruil [?] 13 F Wurtemburg

      July 18 1870 Springfield Sangamon Illinois Page 234
      1776 1869 Cory William R 46 M W Blk Smith 3000 Ohio x [MC21]
      ---Christiana 34 F W K H Maryland
      ---John A 10 M W Illinois x [school]
      ---Anna I 8 F W do x
      ---Alice E 6 F W do x
      ---Ellie L 3 F W do
      ---William R 23 M W School Teacher do x [MC21]
      Clements Emily 56 F W Maryland

      June 3 1880 Springfield Sangamon Illinois Page 12 Sup 6 Enum 224
      Second Ave
      932 106 116 Cory Wm R W M 55 x [married] Blacksmith Ohio Ohio Ohio
      ---Christiana W F 42 Wife x Keeping house Md Md Md
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      Cory John A W M 19 Son x [single] Teacher Ills Ohio Md
      ---Annie I W F 18 daughter x at school x [school] Ills Ohio Md
      ---Alice A W F 15 daughter x at school x Ills Ohio Md
      ---Ella L W F 13 daughter x at school x Ills Ohio Md
      ---Clara K [H?] W F 6 daughter x Ills Ohio Md
      ---Charles K W M 1 son x Ills Ohio Md
    Person ID I43166  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Father Jonathan Levi Cory,   b. 29 Aug 1793, Westfield, Union, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1838, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Ross,   b. Sep 1796, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1849, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1820 
    Family ID F17836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isabel Deck,   b. Abt 1824,   d. 1855, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1846  Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. William Ross Cory,   b. 16 Jan 1847, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1924, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F17941  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Christiana Clemens,   b. 22 Jul 1836, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1906, Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1859  Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. John A. Cory,   b. Abt May 1860, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Anna I. Cory,   b. Between 1861 and 1862, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alice E. Cory,   b. Between 1863 and 1864, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Ellie L. Cory,   b. Between 1866 and 1867, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Clara Hester Cory,   b. Aug 1874, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1957, Seattle, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     6. Charles Clements Cory,   b. 22 Dec 1878, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1956, Sonoma, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F17942  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] 1870 Census.

    2. [S14] 1880 Census.

    3. [S11] 1860 Census.

    4. [S1332] Washington, Deaths, 1883-1960.

    5. [S1282] Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860.

    6. [S1284] Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900.