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George M. Cornelius  



1924 - Jul 31 Mrs George M. Cornelius and son and family of Indianapolis, arrived at their cottage for the season.

1924 - Aug 27 - George Cornelius to Ada Maynard - East Side Maxinkuckee property $5500.

1926 - Jul 14 - Mr. and Mrs. George M. Corneius have opened their cottage "Windy Waters" for July and August...

George Martin Cornelius was born in May, 1866 at Terre Haute, Indiana Death August 27, 1946 Lake county Flordia BURIAL Crown Hill Cemetery Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana son of Pembroke Somerset Cornelius and Eliza Jane Martin

Interested in printing from boyhood, George worked for several newspapers before founding the Cornelius Printing Company in 1900 with only one Linotype machine. Around 1905, he partnered with E.P. Fulmer for a few years before organizing his own company again in 1910. By the time of his death on August 27, 1946, his company had 150 employees in Indianapolis and at a plant in Maryland

married 8 Jul 1896 District of Columbia Alice Mildred Hooper BIRTH 13 JUL 1870 Birmingham Staffordshire, England DEATH 30 JAN 1957 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Burial Feb 1 1957 Crown Hill Cemetery Indianapolis Marion county Indiana daughter of Richard Hooper and Agnes Porter They had:

    George Hooper Cornelius was born June 21, 1897 in Washington D.C. Death June 2, 1973. He was a graduate of Butler University and a World War I veteran. He served as president and treasurer of the Cornelius Printing Company. He married Beulah Stockdale in 1920

    Pembroke W Cornelius born on May 21, 1899. He attended Purdue University and was a World War I veteran. He married Florence Gordon in 1922. He worked for the Cornelius Printing Company for 45 years and served in many positions, including company secretary. He died at the age 67 on March 9, 1967.

    Melissa Jane Cornelius born December 7, 1901. She attended Indiana University and was a singer. She married three times - Ralph Polk, Jr. in 1927, J. Vaughn Cornish in 1933, and William Floyd Lasater in 1958. She died in Florida at the age of 59 on April 14, 1964.

    Phillip M Cornelius Birth 22 Sep 1905 Indiana Death 22 Mar 1984 born September 22, 1905. He attended the Culver Military Academy and Indiana University. He served as president and chairman of the board of the Cornelius Printing Company. He married Cecilia Guedelhoefer on August 27, 1930
      Sally Cornelius
      Alice Cornelius
      Sondra Cornelius
      Philip Cornelius
      Constance Cornelius
      Cecilia Cornelius
      Melissa Cornelius
      Carol Cornelius
      David Cornelius
      John Cornelius
 District of Columbia, Compiled Marriage Index, 1830-1921 
Name:	George Martin Cornelius
Gender:	Male
Age:	30
Birth Date:	1866
Marriage Date:	8 Jul 1896
Marriage Place:	District of Columbia
Spouse:	Alice Mildred Hooper
FHL Film Number:	2026209
Reference ID:	24458 

Year: 1900; Census Place: Warren, Marion, Indiana;
 Page: 12; Enumeration District: 0199; FHL microfilm: 1240391
Name:	George M Cornelius  [George M Corudins] 
Age:	34
Birth Date:	May 1866
Birthplace:	Indiana
Home in 1900:	Warren, Marion, Indiana
Street:	Layman
House Number:	52
Sheet Number:	12
Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:	247
Family Number:	264
Race:	White
Gender:	Male
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Marital status:	Married
Spouse's name:	Alice M Cornelius
Marriage Year:	1896
Father's Birthplace:	Kentucky
Mother's Birthplace:	Illinois
Can Read:	Yes
Can Write:	Yes
Can Speak English:	Yes
Neighbors:	View others on page
Household Members:	
Name	Age
George M Cornelius	34
Alice M Cornelius	29
George H Cornelius	2
Pembroke W Cornelius	1 
  
Year: 1910; Census Place: Indianapolis Ward 9, Marion, Indiana; 
Roll: T624_368; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0170; FHL microfilm: 1374381  
Name:	George M Cornelius
Age in 1910:	43
Birth Year:	abt 1867
Birthplace:	Indiana
Home in 1910:	Indianapolis Ward 9, Marion, Indiana
Street:	Layman Ave
House Number:	47
Race:	White
Gender:	Male
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Marital status:	Married
Spouse's name:	Alice Cornelius
Father's Birthplace:	Indiana
Mother's Birthplace:	Indiana
Native Tongue:	English
Occupation:	Publisher
Industry:	News Paper
Employer, Employee or Other:	Employer
Home Owned or Rented:	Own
Home Free or Mortgaged:	Free
Farm or House:	House
Able to Read:	Yes
Able to Write:	Yes
Years Married:	14
Neighbors:	View others on page
Household Members:	
Name	Age
George M Cornelius	43
Alice Cornelius	40
George H Cornelius	13
Pembroke W Cornelius	11
Mellisa J Cornelius	8
Philip M Cornelius	4

Year: 1920; Census Place: Indianapolis Ward 9, Marion, Indiana; 
Roll: T625_454; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 174
Name:	George M Cornelius
Age:	53
Birth Year:	abt 1867
Birthplace:	Indiana
Home in 1920:	Indianapolis Ward 9, Marion, Indiana
Street:	Layman
House Number:	47
Residence Date:	1920
Race:	White
Gender:	Male
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Marital status:	Married
Spouse's name:	Alice M Cornelius
Father's Birthplace:	Kentucky
Mother's Birthplace:	Kentucky
Able to Speak English:	Yes
Occupation:	Owner
Industry:	Printing Co
Employment Field:	Own Account
Home Owned or Rented:	Own
Home Free or Mortgaged:	Free
Able to Read:	Yes
Able to Write:	Yes
Neighbors:	View others on page
Household Members:	
Name	Age
George M Cornelius	53
Alice M Cornelius	50
George Cornelius	22
Pennbroke W Cornelius	20
Melissa Cornelius	18
Phillip Cornelius	14

 Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 
Name:	Philip M. Cornelius
Gender:	Male
Race:	White
Age:	78
Marital status:	Married
Birth Date:	22 Sep 1905
Birth Place:	Indiana
Death Date:	22 Mar 1984
Death Place:	Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Father:	George M. Cornelius
Mother:	Alice M. Cornelius
Spouse:	Cecilia Cornelius

Year: 1930; Census Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; 
Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0389; FHL microfilm: 2340347
Name:	George M Cornelius
Birth Year:	abt 1867
Gender:	Male
Race:	White
Birthplace:	Indiana
Marital status:	Married
Relation to Head of House:	Head
Home in 1930:	Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Map of Home:	View Map
Street address:	Pleasant run Parkway n Drive
Ward of City:	9
Block:	242
House Number:	5276
Dwelling Number:	60
Family Number:	48
Home Owned or Rented:	Owned
Home Value:	16, 000
Radio Set:	Yes
Lives on Farm:	No
Age at first Marriage:	29
Attended School:	No
Able to Read and Write:	Yes
Father's Birthplace:	Indiana
Mother's Birthplace:	Indiana
Able to Speak English:	Yes
Occupation:	Printer
Industry:	Printing
Class of Worker:	Working on own account
Employment:	Yes
Household Members:	
Name	Age
George M Cornelius	63
Alice M Cornelius	57
Philip M Cornelius	24
Melissa J Polk	28
  






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