Dec. 30, 1848 Saint Augustine St. Johns County Florida, USA
Oct. 16, 1917 Atlanta Fulton County Georgia, USA
The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Augustine records Cornelia's birth as December 13, 1848, and her christening as January 15, 1849. She married William Peter Baya on October 18, 1866, in Jacksonville. They have nine children: 5 boys, 3 girls, and an infant whose gender is unknown.
The Atlanta Constitution - Atlanta, Georgia Wednesday, October 17, 1917. BAYA--Mrs. Cornelia Sabina Baya died Tuesday night at her residence, Imperial hotel. Mrs. Baya was the widow of the late General William Baya, and is survived by three sons, Messrs. W. P., Louis Z. and Frank A. Baya; two daughters, Mrs. W. G. Stephens and Mrs. Cornelia A. Braddy, and one sister, Mrs. Adaline Warrock. The remains will be taken tonight at 11:05 to Jacksonville, Fla., where funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock from the Immaculate Conception church. Barclay & Brandon Co., funeral directors. P. J. Bloomfield in charge.
The Atlanta Constitution - Atlanta, Georgia Wednesday, October 17, 1917. Mrs. Amelia S. Baya. Mrs Amelia S. Baya, 68 years old, died at 10 o'clock last night at the Imperial hotel. She is survived by three sons, W. P., Louis Z. and Frank A. Baya, and two daughters, Mrs. W. G. Stephens and Mrs. Cornelia A Braddy; also one sister, Mrs. Adaline Warrock. The body was removed to the chapel of Barclay & Brandon. [Note: Misspellings retained]
Cornelia was originally interred at the Old Saint Joseph Church Cemetery on October 18, 1917. In 1919, she was removed and reburied at Saint Mary's Cemetery.