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Re: Robert McCorkell

Posted: 24 Aug 2012 6:23AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 24 Aug 2012 8:09AM GMT
Surnames: McCorkell, Watt, Kenaga, Baker, Hoult, Lathrop, James, Fitch, Ressler, Williams, Hatt, Thomas
I’m not related to any member of this family.
1940 is the last available census at this time.

death record -
County Emmet
City/village/township Bear Creek
Last Name McCorkell
Given Name Robert
Birth Year March 5, 1827 IRELAND
Age 76
Death Day 6
Death Month Oct
Death Year 1903
Father's Given Name David
Father's Last Name McCorkell
mother's name - Jane Watt
mother's birthplace - Scotland
informant - Mrs. A. Mc Corkell, Petoskey
burial - Greenwood

1900 -
Name: Robert Mc Corkell
[Robert Mccorkell]
Age: 73
Birth Date: Mar 1827
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1900: Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1850
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: America Mc Corkell
Marriage Year: 1893
Years Married: 7
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
Occupation: farmer

Robert Mc Corkell 73
America Mc Corkell 55, 12/44 PA - 5 children
Rosanna Baker 89, 12/10 VA - widowed m/inlaw, 5 children & 2 living

marriage record -
Groom's Name: Robert Mccorkell
Groom's Race:
Groom's Age: 64 years
Groom's Birth Date: 1827
Groom's Birthplace: Ireland
Bride's Name: America Kenaga
Bride's Race:
Bride's Age: 47 years
Bride's Birth Date: 1844
Bride's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Marriage Type:
Marriage Date: 21 May 1891
Marriage Place: Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan
Groom's Father: David Mccorkell
Groom's Mother: Mary Watt
Bride's Father: Rev Thomas Baker
Bride's Mother: Rosanna Hoult
Groom's Marital Status:
Groom's Previous Wife:

Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1945
Name: Robert Mccorkell
Arrival Date: 1 Jun 1849
Age: 21 Years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
Gender: Male
Port of Departure: Londonderry, Ireland
Ship Name: Affghan
Port of Arrival: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1880 -
Name: Robert Mccorkle
Age: 52
Birth Year: abt 1828
Birthplace: Scotland
Home in 1880: Avilla, Noble, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace: Scotland
Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
Occupation: Lumber Dealer

Elias Lathrop 30
Jane Lathrop 30
Jennie M. Lathrop 3
Jonithon James 58
Amelia James 55
Charles Fitch 21
Oliver Ressler 27
Robert Mccorkle 52, Scotland - lumber dealer
Anna Mccorkle 46, NJ
Anna Williams 47

death record -
Michigan, Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995
about Robert Mc Corkell
Name: Robert Mc Corkell
Birth Date: abt 1827
Birth Place: Ireland
Death Date: 6 Oct 1903
Death Place: Bear Creek, Emmet, Michigan
Death Age: 76
Occupation: Minister
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: David McCorkell
Mother Name: June Hatt [Watt]

marriage record -
Baker, America
McCorkell, Robert H. [Kent county]

Ontario, Canada Census Index, 1871
Name: Robert Mccorkell
Age: 42
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1829
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Ireland

Residence District: Elgin East
Residence Location: Yarmouth
Ethnic Origin: Scottish
Religion: Canada Presbyterian / C. Presbyterian
Occupation: Butcher
Division: 2
Microfilm Roll: C-9898
Page: 56
Head of Household Comment: This person is listed as a head of household.

Robert is not listed on the 1880 census.

Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934
about Lyman B Thomas
Name: Lyman B
State Filed: Michigan
Widow: America Mccorkell < < < < <
widow status filed May 8, 1908

marriage record -
Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
Name: America Baker
Spouse Name: Lyman B. Thomas
Marriage Date: Feb 1867
Marriage County: Hancock

note - America was 1st married to Lyman Thomas and collected his CW pension under the McCorkell name

South Dakota Death Index, 1905-1955
Name: Lyman B Thomas
Certificate Number: 4586
Death Day: 13
Death Month: Oct
Death Year: 1906
County: Yankton

TRY - Find a grave – FREE SITE - volunteer site all states; frequently has headstone pic

Search for Lyman B. Thomas in South Dak. and in Indiana.

Cannot locate America McCorkell after 1900.

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