Cornish ~ Fourth Generation

    Issue of Philip Cornish and Elizabeth  
1.   Elizabeth CORNISH
Bap 29 Jan 1661 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Buried 23 May 1663 (ref parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 102).
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2.   Patience CORNISH
Bap 23 Mar 1663 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Buried 30 Dec 1665 (ref parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 103).
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3.   Alexander CORNISH
Bap 24 Apr 1666 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Occupation Clerk.
Marr 3 Jan 1687/88 at Poughill to Elizabeth ADAMS (ref Phillimores which has Adams, and BTs in Cornwall OPC & Cornwall FHS in fmp have Addams). Elizabeth Addams was bap 22 Apr 1658 at Kilkhampton, dau of John Addams & Mary (ref findmypast).
Elizabeth the wife of Alex Cornish buried 30 Jun 1742 at Poughill (ref Cornwall OPC Database & findmypast & parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 114).
Alexander Cornish "Clerk" buried 9 Aug 1744 at Poughill (ref findmypast & parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 115).

See photo page for a photo of the parish church and of the list of Vicars; Alexander is listed as Vicar in 1696.
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    Children:  
  1. Elizabeth CORNISH bap 1688 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  2. Alexander CORNISH bap 1690 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  3. Obedience CORNISH bap 1693 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  4. Saul CORNISH bap 1695 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  5. Martha CORNISH bap 1698 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  6. Grace CORNISH bap 1701 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  7. Eleazar CORNISH bap 1704 at Poughill, Cornwall
 
4.   John CORNISH
Bap 29 Sep 1668 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
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5.   William CORNISH
Assumed to fit here, son of Phillip, no mother given.
Bap 17 Nov 1670 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Buried 4 Mar 1672[/73?] (ref parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 104).
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6.   Philip CORNISH
Assumed to fit here based on many Public Ancestry trees.
Born c1670 at Poughill (ref above). There is no IGI or findmypast record; he could have been a twin of William.
Marr 3 May 1688 at Poughill to Jane PUDNER (ref findmypast, where he is listed as Philip Junior; also ref Phillimores in Cornwall OPC where he is listed as Philip the younger). She was born 1670, died 1734 (ref Ancestry Public Trees).
There is a burial of Philip Cornish 24 Nov 1734 at Poughill which might be this one (ref findmypast & parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 113).
Jane buried 19 Mar 1734/35 at Poughill (ref findmypast & parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 113).
Cornwall OPC Database has 10 Mar 1734.
 
    Children:  
  1. Phillip CORNISH bap 1689 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  2. John CORNISH bap 1690 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  3. Walter CORNISH bap 1692 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  4. Elizabeth CORNISH bap 1694 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  5. Grace CORNISH bap 1700 at Poughill, Cornwall
 
7.   Obedience CORNISH
Bap 12 Jun 1673 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Buried 30 Jun 1693 (ref parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 107).
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8.   Martha CORNISH
Bap 26 Sep 1676 (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC Database) or 27 Sep 1676 at Poughill, Cornwall, dau of Phillip Cornish (ref IGI ).
Assumed to fit here.
Marr 9 Aug 1702 at Poughill to Charles SCOTT, residence Kilkhampton (ref Phillimores in Cornwall OPC as Scot).
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    Children:  
  1. Martha SCOTT (1) bap 1706 at Poundstock, Cornwall  
  2. Martha SCOTT (2) bap 1707/08 at Poundstock, Cornwall  
  3. Obedience SCOTT bap 1711 at Poundstock, Cornwall  
  4. Mary SCOTT bap 1714 at Poundstock, Cornwall
 
    Issue of Gideon Cornish and Susanna Weeks  
1.   Gideon CORNISH
Bap 2 Sep 1680 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI & findmypast).
Marr 1 May 1704 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall to Mary HARRIS (ref findmypast).
Gideon was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
There is a burial of Gideon Cornish 13 Mar 1764 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall (ref findmypast).
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    Children:  
  1. Mary CORNISH bap 1705 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall  
  2. Joyce CORNISH bap 1708 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall  
  3. Susanna CORNISH bap 1711 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall  
  4. Grace CORNISH bap 1715 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall  
  5. John CORNISH bap 1717 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall  
  6. Grace CORNISH bap 1721 at Marhamchurch, Cornwall
 
2.   Samuel CORNISH
Bap 14 Sep 1684 at Poughill, Sam, son of Gideon and Susanah (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC) (son, no Christian name given in IGI and findmypast).
Yeoman.

Married c1708 to Grace, surname unknown. She was born about 1681 in England (ref her age at death).

Samuel was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.

Grace was buried 21 Jun 1760 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall, the wife of Samuel yeoman (ref Cornwall OPC). Ref Kilkhampton Bishop's Transcript: Buried 1760, Grace, wife of Samuel Cornish, Yeoman, June (date obscured). The LDS tape 476219 (monumental inscriptions at Kilkhampton) has CORNISH, Grace, w of Samuel Cornish of Stibb. Burd. Jun 21, 1760 age 79; and also Samuel, s. of above Samuel and Grace, burd. August 27, 1759 age 39.

Samuel was buried 10 May 1765 at Kilkhampton, his residence Stibb, occupation Yeoman (ref Cornwall OPC).
Will dated (before death) 8 March 1765.
Will proved (after death) 22 May 1765.
Will mentions 5 of the 6 children.

A partial transcription of the Will is as follows:
"To son Daniel Cornish the Hanging Press, the Chest in the Broad Chamber and the Bedsteads in the same, the clock, Dresser, Long Table Board, Moonstone trough in the cellar, Chest in the Barn and all Plough Tackle.
To son Philip Cornish Moonstone trough in the Brew House, Hand Malt Mill and 1/- [one shilling].
To daughter Grace Ashton 1/-.
To son-in-law William Boundy 1/-.
Residue to daughter Dorcas Burnard, and [she] to be Executrix.
Witnesses: Christopher Hopgood and Philip Bragg." [courtesy Eric Marshman, Barry Chapple]

FROM WHOM FRED SHADE IS DESCENDED.
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    Children:  
  1. Grace CORNISH bap 1709/10 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  2. Elizabeth CORNISH bap 1713 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  3. Dorcas CORNISH bap 1716 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  4. Samuel CORNISH bap 1720 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  5. Daniel CORNISH born c1723  
  6. Phillip CORNISH bap 1725 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall
 
3.   John CORNISH
Bap 2 Aug 1687 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI & findmypast).
Bap 25 Aug 1687 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC Database with name "Joh").

There are two John Cornishes of very similar ages in Poughill (1687 and 1690, see next page). Based on their ages and the connection here with Kilkhampton, it is more likely that it is this John Cornish who married Grace Elliott; I have given the other John Cornish on the next page the marriage to Martha Martyn (bap 1695, married 1719).

Marr 28 Dec 1712 at Kilkhampton of John Cornish to Grace ELLIOTT (ref Phillimores in Cornwall OPC).

John was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
Possible burial of Grace 11 Sep 1725 at Kilkhampton, 'wife of John (Blacksmith)' (ref Cornwall OPC).

There are two probable burials for John, one on 8 Aug 1741 and one on 24 Sep 1745 but no further information is given on the burials (ref Cornwall OPC Database for both and the parish record for the second in Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 115).
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    Children:  
  1. John CORNISH bap 1713 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  2. Grace CORNISH bap 1716 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  3. Giddion CORNISH bap 1719 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  4. Thomas CORNISH bap 1722 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall  
  5. Benjamin CORNISH bap 1725 at Kilkhampton, Cornwall
 
4.   Phillipp CORNISH
Bap 24 Apr 1690 at Poughill, Cornwall, son of Gideon & Susannah (ref IGI & findmypast; Cornwall OPC Database does not have day).

Phillipp was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
There is a marriage of a Phillip Cornish 26 Feb 1719[/20] to Honor PARNALL, no children found, may be this or one below or one on next page(ref Cornwall OPC). Her baptism not found in Cornwall OPC or FamilySearch.
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    Issue of Daniel Cornish and Alice Moyse  
1.   Margaret CORNISH
Bap 28 Aug 1679 at Poughill, Cornwall, dau of Daniel and Alice (ref IGI, findmypast & BTs in Cornwall OPC).
Margaret was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
Bur 10 Dec 1713 at Poughill (ref findmy past & parish record on Family Search Record Collection for Poughill, page 111 (date obscure).
Cornwall OPC Database has 10 Feb 1713.
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2.   Daniel CORNISH
Bap 15 Jun 1681 at Poughill, Cornwall, son of Daniel and Allice (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC Database).
Assumed to be the Daniel Cornish who married 3 Jan 1717 at Poughill to Elizabeth CORNISH (ref Cornwall OPC Database). Not known who this Elizabeth is but she was not the daughter of Thomas & Honour who was born and died in 1682. May have been an Elizabeth Cornish in next generation.

Daniel was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
Possible burial of Daniel, 21 Aug 1741 at Poughill (ref Cornwall OPC Database).
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    Child:  
  1. Margaret CORNISH bap 1718 at Poughill, Cornwall
 
3.   Honour CORNISH
Bap 5 Oct 1684 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC Database; IGI and findmypast do not have the day).

Marriage 14 Feb 1704 [presumably 1704/05] at Poughill of Honor Cornish to Aaron PETHICK (ref Phillimores in Cornwall OPC).

Burial of Aaron Pethick 20 Nov 1710 at Poughill (ref Cornwall OPC).
Honour was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
She was mentioned (as widow) in 1724 at burial of son William.
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    Children:  
  1. Mary PETHICK bap 1705/06 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  2. William PETHICK bap 1707 at Poughill, Cornwall  
  3. Margaret PETHICK bap 1709/10 at Poughill, Cornwall
 
4.   Mary CORNISH
Bap 4 Jul 1688 at Poughill, Cornwall (ref IGI and findmypast).
Died 3 Aug 1692 (ref IGI).
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5.   Phillipp CORNISH
Bap 12 Mar 1695[/96] at Poughill, Cornwall, son of Daniel and Alice (ref BTs in Cornwall OPC Database; ref IGI and findmypast do not have the day).
Phillipp was mentioned in Chamond's Will dated 18 Mar 1712/13.
There is a marriage of a Phillip Cornish 26 Feb 1719[/20] to Honor PARNALL, no children found, may be this or one above or one on next page (ref Cornwall OPC).
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Revised 5 Nov 2012