George Doggett and Rachael A. Cornish Obituaries

IMG_0279George Doggett Cornish, July 13, 1828 – May 24, 1904.  Rachael A. Cornish, December 2, 1830 – November 18, 1912.  Spring Hill Cemetery, Mercer County, Kentucky

George Doggett and Rachael A. Cornish Obituaries

from The Harrodsburg Herald, Thursday, May 26, 1904

Mr. G. D. Cornish died at his home near Braxton yesterday at the age of 76.  He was a most highly respected gentleman and his many friends will learn of his demise with regret.  Funeral services will be held at the home this afternoon at 2 o’clock, and interment will take place at Spring Hill Cemetery, this city.

from The Harrodsburg Herald, Friday, November 22, 1912

Mrs. Doggett Cornish, a former well known resident of this county, died at the home of Mr. and Mrs. D. W. Tobin in Winchester, Wednesday.  She was eighty-two years of age, and was a woman who was much loved for her noble qualities.  She was a member for many years of the Joseph’s Chapel congregation, and the remains were brought to her old home in this county near Braxton, where funeral services were held Thursday morning by Rev. J. M. Matthews.  She leaves three children, Professor Ed Cornish, Mrs. D. C. Lillard and Mrs. D. W. Tobin at whose home she died.

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