Category Archives: Tombstone Tuesday

Tombstone Tuesday ~ James Henry Corel

James Henry Corel was born on June 3, 1865 to Susannah Clay McGee and James Pickens Corel in Wakarusa Township, Douglas County, Kansas.  He was the fifth child, but the first born son. In April of 1892, James Henry, along … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Corel, Genealogy, James Pickens, Tombstone Tuesday | Comments Off

Tombstone Tuesday – Cosby Jane Corel and William Justice

This week’s Tombstone Tuesday is in honor of the 179th anniversary of the birth of Cosby Jane Corel Justice. Jane, as she often went by, was born on March 17, 1830 in Tazewell County, Virginia.  She was the oldest unwed … Continue reading

Posted in Corel, Cosby Jane, Genealogy, Justice, Tombstone Tuesday | Comments Off

Tombstone Tuesday – Charles E. and Eugenia E. “Jennie” Corel Engle

I personally know very little of Jennie and Charles Engle, but it was a name I grew up hearing.  I have chosen to show their story today because of what I found a couple of years ago when going through … Continue reading

Posted in Engle, Genealogy, James Pickens, Tombstone Tuesday | Comments Off

Tombstone Tuesday – William Corel and Margaret Ann McGee Corel

William Corel was born April 7, 1828 in Tazewell County, Virginia. William was the ninth child, and second son of William Corel and Rebecca Oney.  He married Margaret Ann McGee about 1857 in Douglas County, Kansas.  Margaret was born December … Continue reading

Posted in Corel, Genealogy, McGee, Tombstone Tuesday, William | Comments Off

Tombstone Tuesday – Kathryn Corel Hahn Henson

Kathryn Corel is the granddaughter of last week’s Tombstone Tuesday, James Pickens and Susannah Clay McGee Corel, and is my great grandmother. Kathryn was born November 28, 1908 in Lawrence, Kansas.  She was the youngest of eight children born to … Continue reading

Posted in Corel, James Pickens, Tombstone Tuesday | Comments Off