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Mathew Dewitt Corn

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 20, 1896 (63)
London, Laurel, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Keavy, Laurel, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter lot Corn and Mary Ann Jones
Husband of Nancy Stepp Corn and Catherine Ann Corn
Father of Mary Elizabeth Cobb; John J. Corn; Rachel Jane Corn; Silas Pinkney Corn; William A. Corn and 12 others
Brother of John Roland Corn; William Corn; Silas Andrew Corn; Hiram King Corn; Robert A Corn and 4 others

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About Mathew Dewitt Corn

Mathew Dewitt Corn was born on 2 Oct 1832 in Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina . He died on 20 Jun 1896 in London, Laurel, Kentucky. He married Nancy Stepp on 5 Feb 1854 in , Henderson, North Carolina . Nancy Stepp was born on 10 Jul 1834 in , Henderson, North Carolina . Her parents were William & Mary Stepp. She died on 28 Apr 1865 in , Henderson, North Carolina .

They had the following children:

     		F 	i 	Mary Elizabeth Corn (1855-1915)
     		M 	ii 	John J. Corn (1856-1910)
     		F 	iii 	Rachel Jane born was born on 28 Jun 1858 in , Henderson, North Carolina .
     		M 	iv 	Silas Pinkney Corn (1860-1933)
     		M 	v 	William A. Corn was born on 3 Sep 1861 in , Henderson, NC. He died  29 Jul 1913.
     		M 	vi 	Van Corn was born in 1863.
     		M 	vii 	Mathew James Corn (1864-1950)

Nancy died in April 1865. Mathew then married Catherine Ann Fletcher in July of that year. They moved to Laurel County , Kentucky where 16 more children were born. Mathew was a Civil War soldier in the 60th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry. Catherine's father and brother were also in that Regiment. Maybe this is how the two met. Catherine was born 1846,died 1906. They are both buried in the Cornn Cemetery, Keavy (Laurel Co.) KY. The extra "n" on the Corn name was added in 1909 by Mathew's children. That's why sometimes you may see it spelled "Corn" before 1909. Catherine & Mathew's children: Thomas 1867-? Sarah H 1869-? Nancy A 1871 -? King W. 1872 -1922 Rebeckey 1873 - ? Robert L 1874 Susan E. 1876 France M 1878 Fanny M. 1879 Henry H 1880 Albert L 1882 Eddie M 1884 Anna J 1886 Noah P 1887 Benjamin 1889 Hughie 1891 Mathew Dewitt Corn died 1896. Catherine died 1906.

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Mathew Dewitt Corn's Timeline

October 2, 1832
Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States
July 10, 1855
Age 22
Henderson, NC, USA
October 23, 1856
Age 24
Henderson, North Carolina, United States
June 28, 1858
Age 25
Henderson, North Carolina
March 21, 1860
Age 27
Henderson, North Carolina, United States
September 3, 1861
Age 28
May 24, 1864
Age 31
Henderson, North Carolina, United States
March 5, 1867
Age 34