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1809 Birth of Samuel Cornett - brother of Cullen Cornett

Samuel Cornett - brother of Cullen Cornett

Birth:  4 Mar 1809 - Perry, United States
Death:  24 Nov 1860 - Knott, Kentucky, United States
Parents:  William Jesse Cornett, Mary Everage

Here is a link to a word doc - I forgot how to send it - its history about Samuel.

1860 United States Federal Census about Samuel Cornitt
            Name: Samuel Cornitt
            [Samuel Cornett]  
            Age in 1860: 51
            Birth Year: abt 1809
            Birthplace: Kentucky
            Home in 1860: District, Letcher, Kentucky
            Gender: Male
            Post Office: Whitesburg
            Value of real estate: View image
            Household Members: Name Age
                  Samuel Cornitt 51
                  Mary Cornitt 45
                  Joseph Cornitt 15
                  Moses Cornitt 12
                  Jane Cornitt 10
                  Sarah Cornitt 6
                  John W Burgy 22

      Kentucky Land Grants about Cornett, Samuel
                  Grantee: Cornett, Samuel
                  Acres: 50
                  Book: 12
                  Survey Date: 26 Oct 1844
                  County: Letcher
                  WaterCourse: Tmublesome Cr
                  Reference: THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS
                  Volume 1
                  Part 2
                  CHAPTER X. GRANTS IN THE COUNTY COURT ORDERS (1836-1924)
                  THE COUNTIES OF KENTUCKY
                  page 1125
                  More Info: Grantee: Cornett, Samuel
                  Acres: 50
                  Book: 12
                  Page: 256
                  Date Survey: 10-26-1844
                  County: Letcher
                  Watercourse: Tmublesome Cr



Served in the Civil War under Captain H.H. Stamper with Wilburn Amburgey. Group was called Thirteenth Regiment Cavalry, Kentucky Volunteers, Confederate States of America This regiment was also known as the Tenth Kentucky Mounted Rifles, the Tenth Kentucky Infantry, and the Eleventh Mounted Rifles.
u.s. veterans Grave site
Campbell Pigman
Birth Date: 13 Jan 1830
Death Date: 9 Feb 1888
Cemetery: Pigman Cemetery Mallie
Cemetery Address: Hindman, KY 41822

Rosanah Amburgey (daughter of John Amburgey and Elizabeth Hammonds) was born November 17, 1795, and died date unknown. She married John Pigman.

Children of Rosanah Amburgey and John Pigman are:
i. Cristna Pigman, d. date unknown.
ii. Wesley Pigman, d. date unknown.
iii. John B. Pigman, d. date unknown.
iv. Wilburn Pigman, d. date unknown.
v. Umphry Pigman, d. date unknown.
vi. Campbell Pigman, d. date unknown.
vii. Madison Pigman, d. date unknown.
viii. Sarah Pigman, d. date unknown.
ix. William Pigman, d. date unknown.
x. Mary Pigman, d. date unknown.
xi. Elizabeth Pigman, d. date unknown.
xii. Descendants of Henry Pigman and Jane Loveday
xiii. 1 Henry Pigman
.... +Jane Loveday m: 20 Sep 1632 Great Parndon, Essex, England
. 2 Ralph Pigman
....... +Elizabeth Odway m: 16 Oct 1660 Great Parndon, Essex, England
.... 3 John Pigman b: Great Parndon, Essex, England Baptism: 26 Aug 1661 St. Mary the Virgin Church in Great Perdon, Essex, England Occupation: Cooper, iron worker and planter
.......... +Sarah Reley b: Charles Co., MD
........ 4 Mason Pigman b: Abt. 1712
........... 5 Leonard Pigman
.............. 6 John "Wesley" Pigman
.................... +Rosanna Amburgey b: 14 Nov 1795 Wilkes Co., NC m: 20 Mar 1816 Russell Co., VA Father: John Amburgey Mother: Jane Hammons d: 19 Mar 1885 Willard, Knott Co., KY
.................. 7 John Wesley Pigman b: Abt. 1821 Russell Co., VA
........................ +Mary "Polly" Cornett Name Fact: Nickname may be Dolly. b: 1823 d: 1869




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