Sullivan,  Cornelius J

Sullivan, Cornelius J

Male 1841 - 1925  (83 years)

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  • Name Sullivan, Cornelius J  [1
    Born 18 Feb 1841  Sullivan's Hollow, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Civil War 
    Died 08 Feb 1925  Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I510  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2017 

    Father Sullivan, Thomas "Pappy Tom",   b. 15 Jan 1775, Columbia County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1855, Sullivan's Hollow, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Workman, Mary Polly,   b. 23 Apr 1803, Sullivan's Hollow, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1891, Sullivan's Hollow, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1809  [1
    Family ID F340  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hightower, Betty S,   b. Sep 1850 
    Children 
     1. Sullivan, Joanah,   b. Oct 1883, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 May 1943  (Age ~ 59 years)  []
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Wiggington, Jane,   b. 14 Mar 1845,   d. 02 Nov 1882  (Age 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sullivan, George H,   b. 15 Oct 1868, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1945  (Age 76 years)  []
     2. Sullivan, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 12 Jun 1870,   d. 1940  (Age 69 years)  []
     3. Sullivan, Luther Benjamin,   b. 21 May 1873, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940  (Age 66 years)  []
     4. Sullivan, Margret Ellen,   b. 31 Jan 1875, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Aug 1914  (Age 39 years)  []
     5. Sullivan, Ezra Sylvester,   b. 16 Nov 1876, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 60 years)  []
     6. Sullivan, Eliza Jane,   b. 18 Sep 1878, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1955  (Age 76 years)  []
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Feb 1841 - Sullivan's Hollow, Smith County, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 08 Feb 1925 - Smith County, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Cornelius J Sullivan Death Certificate
    Cornelius J Sullivan Death Certificate
    1880 United States Federal Census-Smith County, MS
    1880 United States Federal Census-Smith County, MS
    William Marion Howell, Mark Alexander Sullivan, Cornelius J Sullivan, Henderson Henry Sullivan, Jr families
    Military Service - Civil War
    Military Service - Civil War

    Headstones
    Cornelius J Sullivan
    Cornelius J Sullivan
    Cornelius J and Jane (Wiggington) Sullivan
    Cornelius J and Jane (Wiggington) Sullivan

  • Notes 
    • Company E 1st MS Infantry

      Enlisted in 1862 in Company D under Captain McGill in Colonel Boyles' 56th Alabama Regiment. Transferred 1 year later to Company B of the 46th Mississippi Regiment.

      He served in the military in 1862 in Company D, 56th Alabama Regiment, CSA. He served as in the military in 1863 in Company B, 46th Mississippi Regiment, CSA

      "Cornelius J. (Conn) enlisted in 1862. He was assigned to Company D, under Captain McGill in Colonel Boyles' 56th Alabama Regiment. After twelve months service with this outfit, he was transferred to Company B of the 46th Mississippi Regiment. He was a prisoner at one time. His command surrendered in 1865 at Blakeley Alabama." Taken from the book "Wild Bill Sullivan - The King of the Hollow" by Ann R. Hammons

      Refer to Steven Marshall Howell who also served in Company B, 46th Mississippi Regiment, CSA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Lawrence Cove, Morgan, Alabama; Roll: T624_29; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 153; Image: 759.
      Birth date: abt 1902 Birth place: Alabama Residence date: 1910 Residence place: Lawrence Cove, Morgan, Alabama