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Ezekiel Cornell

Ezekiel Cornell, American army officer, Continental congressman. member Continental Congress, 1780-1783.

Background

  • Cornell, Ezekiel was born on March 27, 1733 in Situate, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Richard and Content (Brownell) Cornell.

  • Career

    • General 11th Continental Inf. General Rhode Island Brigade, 1777.

    Membership

    Member Continental Congress, 1780-1783.

    Connections

    • Married Rachel Wood, 1790.
    • father: Richard Cornell
    • mother: Content (Brownell) Cornell
    • spouse: Rachel Wood
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    Born March 27, 1733
    Died April 25, 1800
    (aged 67)
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