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Ezekiel Cornell

army officer , Continental congressman

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