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Grace Cornish (Ambrose)

Birthplace: Calstock, Cornwall, UK
Death: May 16, 1869 (68-69)
Stepney, South Australia, Australia
Place of Burial: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Henry Ambrose and Mary Ambrose(Cory)
Wife of Thomas Vivian Cornish
Mother of Mary Cornish; Benjamin Cornish; Ann Hannaford; Jane Redman; Thomas Cornish and 6 others
Sister of William Ambrose; Joanna Ambrose; Joseph Ambrose; Mary Brock; Elizabeth Heard and 3 others

Managed by: Rebecca Mary Haack
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About Grace Cornish


Death of an Old Colonist.— Our obituary announces the death of Mrs. T. V. Cornish, of Stepney, at the age of 68. She, with her husband, are colonists of 30 years' standing, and have contributed more than an average share towards the population. Their children were numerous, and their grandchildren form a respectable total of between 60 and 70. The funeral of the late Mrs. Cornish took place on Tuesday, May 18. when a large concourse of mourners joined in the procession and collected round the grave in the West Terrace Cemetery. South Australian Register. 22 May 1869.

Grace Ambrose

  • Birth: May 27 1801 - Calstock, Cornwall, England
  • Death: May 16 1869 - Stepney, South Australia, Australia
  • Parents: William Henry Ambrose, Mary Ambrose (born Cory)
  • Siblings: Benjamin Ambrose, Robert Ambrose, William Ambrose, Dorothy Ambrose
  • Husband: Thomas Vivian Cornish
  • Husband: Thomas Vivian Cornish
  • Children: Mary Cornish, Benjamin William Moore Cornish, Ann Hannaford (born Cornish), Anne Cornish, Jane Redman (born Cornish), Thomas Cornish, William Cornish, Ebenezer Edward Cornish, Henry Cornish, James Cornish, Elizabeth Finlayson (born Cornish), Robert Cornish
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Grace Cornish's Timeline

Calstock, Cornwall, UK
May 24, 1801
Age 1
Calstock, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
March 23, 1823
Plymouth, UK
April 9, 1825
Plymouth, Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
August 12, 1827
Plymouth, Devon, England (United Kingdom)
June 8, 1829
Plymouth, UK
June 8, 1832
Plymouth, UK
April 11, 1834
Plymouth, UK
March 31, 1836
Plymouth, UK