Major Cornelius H. Dowd

Major Cornelius H. Dowd

Male 1767 - 1840  (73 years)

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  • Name Cornelius H. Dowd 
    Title Major 
    Born 20 Sep 1767 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Oct 1840 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Friendship Baptist Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1787, Feb 21 -- 1785-1794 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 140
      A deed from Richardson Feagan to Cornelius Dowd and John Shepard was proven by Archd. Dalrymple

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 39
      Cornelius Dowd
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 2M 4F
    Person ID I03012  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2020 

    Father Connor Dowd,   b. 1716, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Overton 
    Married c1763 
    Family ID F12947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Dickerson,   b. 3 May 1769,   d. 29 Mar 1834  (Age 64 years) 
     1. W. J. Dowd
    +2. Nancy Dowd,   b. 1787,   d. 2 Jan 1852  (Age 65 years)
    +3. Sarah Dowd,   b. 29 Jan 1792,   d. 1 Apr 1880  (Age 88 years)
     4. Margaret Dowd,   b. 1798,   d. 7 Feb 1823  (Age 25 years)
     5. Patrick W. Dowd,   b. 5 Dec 1799,   d. 28 Aug 1866  (Age 66 years)
    +6. Mary Dowd,   b. 1800
     7. Cornelius Dowd,   b. 31 Oct 1801,   d. 7 Mar 1876, Monroe County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +8. Annie R. Dowd,   b. 2 Sep 1803,   d. 5 Mar 1883, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +9. General Willis Dickerson Dowd,   b. 25 Oct 1805,   d. 10 Apr 1877  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F0998  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Cornelius Dowd
    Cornelius Dowd

    1808 Petition to Governor Benjamin Williams
    1808 Petition to Governor Benjamin Williams
    1808, Nov 11 -- Governor Benjamin Williams Papers, Nov 1808 Correspondence, Moore County, NC
    Petition of Moore County residents on behalf of Charles Brady who have been convicting of maiming and sentenced to a fine and sixty days imprisonment. The petitioners plead on behalf of Brady that the act was done in sudden affray and without any malice, the verdict was doubtful to many, Brady is very poor man with a family of small helpless children and a sickly hysterical wife and they are requesting a pardon. Signed by the following: John McIver, Richardson Fagin, Niell McLeod, Alexr. McLeod, A. McBryde, Wm. Martin, Murdo Bethune, Neill McLeod, John Sewell, John McNeill, John Martin, John Murchison, Ralph Davis, Donald McDonald, [illegible], James Melton, D. Murchison, Robt. McLauchlan, Murdoch McAulay, Geo. Jackson, Daniel Patterson, Allan Morison, Wm. Jackson, J.A. Cameron, Murdoch Martin, Corn. Dowd, Micajah Thomas, Jno. McSween, Archd. Shields, John Cameron, John Wadsworth, William Tyson, Samuel Jackson, Saml. Dunn, Daniel Buie, Edward Stuart, H. Gilmore Esq., and J. Gaster.
    1787 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Mathews
    1787 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Mathews
    1787, Dec 16 Petition, Nov 1787-Dec 1787 General Assembly Session Records
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly for reinstatement of Colonel Thomas Mathews as a Justice of the Peace. Mathews was removed by the General Assembly based on false and accusations made by Duncan Campbell. Signers: [selected signers] Wm. Seale JP, Thomas Graham, Neil McLeod, Reuben Shields, Jno., Jackson, Richardson Feagin, Corn. Dowd, John Blanchett, Patrick Dowd, William Martin, W. Barrett, Jac. Caddell, John Dunlap, Samuel Elkins, Stephen Collins, Thomas Collins Junr., Wm. Seal, Jesse Muse, John Bethune Murdo Bethune, Allan Morison, George Graham, Robert Grimes, Robert Graham, Jno. McLeod, Bartholomew Dunn, William Newton, Nicolas Newton, Neil Matheson, Normand Matheson, Nathaniel Melton, Nicolas Newton and William Smith. [Editor's Note: Petition rejected]
    1827 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Fry
    1827 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Fry
    1827, May 4 -- Petition, Dec 1827-Jan 1828 General Assembly Session Records
    Thomas Fry, of Moore County, petitioned the State for a reduction in his one-year sentence for biting off part of the nose of Francis Wolff due to the need to provide for his wife and children. John B. Kelly, Corn. Dowd, Benjamin Person, John Morison, John Tyson Sen., A.C. Curry and G. Seawell signed the petition along with Fry. Francis Wolff sent a letter to support a reduction of sentence. [Editor's Note: Petition rejected by a joint select committee]