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John Jacob Cornwell
Birth: Jul. 11, 1867
Death: Sep. 8, 1953

West Virginia Governor. Served as the Governor of West Virginia from 1917 to 1921. He was defeated as Democratic in 1904. Also served as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from West Virginia in 1896, 1912, 1924, 1932, and 1940, and Member of the West Virginia State Senate from 1896 to 1906. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob H. Cornwell (1829 - 1897)
  Mary Ellen Taylor Cornwell (1833 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Brady Cornwell (1868 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Sallie Parsons Cornwell Ailes (1892 - 1961)*
  John Jacob Cornwell (1896 - 1914)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Benjamin Cornwell (1864 - 1926)*
  John Jacob Cornwell (1867 - 1953)
  Marshall Silas Cornwell (1871 - 1898)*
  Elizabeth E. Cornwell (1875 - 1900)*
 
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Burial:
Indian Mound Cemetery
Romney
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 23, 2003
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