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Cornelia Robison (Guinal)

Birthplace: Charleston, Montgomery County, New York, United States
Death: Died in South Auburn, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Clay, Onondaga County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Albert Guinal, Lieutenant and Matilda Or Mechtel Collier
Wife of Joseph Robison
Mother of Jane Robison; James Miller Robison; William Henry Robison; Joseph Robinson, Jr.; Lovina Robison and 7 others
Half sister of Jane Lovina Cornue; Wyntie Quackenbush and Albert Guinal

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Sources Name variations: Nelly, Neeltje Gumal [Builders, p. 423] Grunal [William A. Gregory FGR] Grinnell [Sweeting binder] Quenald [marriage record] Ranney, Lucretia Lyman. Some Information on the Families of Robison-Adams-Guinal-Collier and Quackenbush and Others. Prepared from old family records, St. George Temple Records, and Dutch Reformed Church Records of N. Y., pp. 7, II. DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH OF FORT PLAIN, MONTGOMERY COUNTY: Jan, 1, 1794 - Joseph Robertson married Cornelia Quenald Grinnell, E. W. Charts and Chronicles of Matthew Grenelle's Descendants, 1984, p. 298. Despain, Carrie Robison and Garner, Melba Despain. History & Genealogy of the Franklin Alonzo Robison Family, p. 115. Black, Susan W. E. Early LDS Membership Data (Infobases, 1995). Day, Stella H., ed. Builders of Early Millard, pp. 423, 597, 600, 740. Family Group Record Collection [Patron Section] Submitted by: Mrs. Iola R. O'Donnell Family of: Peter Robison & Celina Hayward Chaffee Family Group Record Collection [Patron Section] Submitted by: William A. Gregory Family of: Peter Robison & Mary Ann Ashley

Nicolo, Margaret LaDean Sutton Sweeting. Sweeting Family Records Binder. Marriage: Reformed Dutch Church at Fort Plain, Formerly Reformed Calvinist Church of Canajoharie: Jan. 1, 1794 - Joseph Robertson married Cornelia Quenald Death variant: Spring, 1830 [Builders, p. 597] Burial: FHL film 1294873, Pine Plains Cemetery, Clay/Euclid, Onondaga, NY, p. 27: Robinson Cornelia, wife of Joseph. Died April 26, 1829. Age 51 years. Retrieved from ""Views BiographyDiscussionEditHistoryPersonal tools

Cornelia was the daughter of Lt. James Albert Guinal and Matilda Collier. She never knew her father, for he was killed six months before she was born while fighting with Colonel Herkimer's unit at the battle of Oriskanv of the Revolutionary War on 6 August 1777.6 "We have a family tradition that Cornelia was the homeliest girl in the Dutch Colony, but there was no girl there with a sharper, keener wit than hers." from...Ranney, Lucretia Lyman, "My Children's American Ancestry", 1959, p4. Cornelia married Joseph Robison on 1 January 1794 at Fort Plains, Montgomery, New York, just 6 weeks short of her 16th birthday. Joseph was a cooper by trade. His parents were James Robison and Margaret Adams. 12 children blessed this union, including 2 sets of twins. John, Jane & James Miller, William Henry, Joseph Jr., Lovina, Mary, Matilda, Susan, Delilah & Peter, Margaret. The first 9 children were born in Charleston, Montgomery, New York, now known as Glen. The rest were all born in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. She died on 26 April 1829 at fifty-one years, two months and seventeen days (her TIB card says 23 April), in South Auburn, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania. At the time of her death, there were six unmarried children and six living grandchildren, two boys and four girls. John and James Miller had a boy and a girl each. William Henry had two girls. Inscription: In the 51st year of her age

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Cornelia Robison's Timeline

February 11, 1778
Charleston, Montgomery County, New York, United States
November 17, 1796
Age 18
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York
March 28, 1799
Age 21
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York
November 24, 1800
Age 22
Charleston, Montgomery, Ny
July 8, 1802
Age 24
Charleston,Now Glen,Montgomery,NY, USA
May 21, 1804
Age 26
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York
December 26, 1806
Age 28
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York
Age 29
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York
March 11, 1811
Age 33
Charleston, Now Glen, Montgomery, New York