Cornell Willis1

M, #9593, b. circa 1774, d. 3 March 1849
Father*John Willis1
Mother*Margaret (?)1

Names and TItles

Variation: Cornwell Willis.1
     Cornell Willis, son of John Willis and Margaret (?), was born circa 1774.2 Cornell Willis was the son of John Willis and Margaret (?)1 Cornell Willis married Elizabeth Hicks, daughter of Benjamin Hicks and Mary (?), between 1790 and 1806?1,3 Cornell Willis died on 3 March 1849.2
     He became the father of Benjamin H. Willis between 1791 and 1807?4 Cornell's son was married at wedding of Benjamin H. Willis and Sarah A. Mott on 31 October 1822 in Cow Neck, Long Island, New York.1 Cornell Willis became a widower with the death of his wife, Elizabeth Hicks on 15 December 1845 at age 70.2


Elizabeth Hicks b. 24 April 1775, d. 15 December 1845
Last Edited23 Oct 2002


  1. [S12] William Wade Henshaw, Encylopedia of Quaker Genealogy (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1936-1950: Inc. Broderbund Software, 1994). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in, Volume 3, page 472. Hereinafter cited as Encylopdia of Quaker Genealogy.
  2. [S12] William Wade Henshaw, Encylopdia of Quaker Genealogy, Volume 3, page 473.
  3. [S193] Estimated Marriage after age 15, before first child.
  4. [S193] Estimated Born after parents 16, Marriage after 15.