Today marks the 195th anniversary of the birth of Henry Highland Corel. Henry was born on April 2, 1814 in Tazewell County, Virginia. Henry was the second child and first son born to Rebecca Oney and William Corel.
Henry Highland Corel married Nancy Matney on August 2, 1938 in Tazewell County, Virginia. Nancy and Henry would have seven documented children, the first six were born in Tazewell County, Virginia. Their seventh child was born while they were living in Jackson County, Missouri.