Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg1,2

F, #9707, b. 14 June 1827, d. 4 November 1908
     Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg was born on 14 June 1827 at Livingston, Sumter County, Alabama.1 She may have been born on 13 June 1827 at Alabama.3 She was the daughter of Dr. George Bloomfield Brownrigg and Theresa Thomas.3 She may have been born on 2 June 1831.2 She married Oliver McGaffey on 9 June 1849 at Jefferson County, Texas.1,2 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Oliver McGaffey, between 1851 and 1852 at Ohio.1,2 She married Andrew Norman Hopkins, son of John Hopkins and Rebecca Phillips, on 6 November 1854 at Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas.4,2,1 She appeared on the census of 10 August 1860 at Austin, Travis County, Texas, in the household of her husband A. N. Hopkins.5 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Andrew Norman Hopkins, on 9 July 1863 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.1,2 She married David Trimble on 31 July 1864 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.1 She appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 at Pct 5, Hays County, Texas, in the household of her husband David Trimble.6 She appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.7 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, David Trimble, on 23 November 1881.8,1 She died from septicemia (bacteria in blood) caused by a (supposed) spider bite at 11 am on 4 November 1908 at her home at 3431 W. Commerce, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 81 years, 4 months and 21 days.3,1 She was buried on 5 November 1908 at Oakwood Cemetery, 1601 Navasota, Austin, Travis County, Texas.9,1

Child of Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg and Oliver McGaffey

Children of Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg and Andrew Norman Hopkins

Child of Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg and David Trimble

Citations

  1. [S1064] Samuel Henry Family of East Tennessee, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin
  2. [S1062] Hopkins Family Bible, online www.ancestry.com.
  3. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Cornelia A Trimble
    [Cornelia A Browning]
    Birth Date:     15 Jun 1827
    Birth Place:     Alabama
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White Caucasian (White)
    Residence:     San Antonio, Texas
    Father:     Dr G W Browning
    Mother:     Amlia Thomas
    Age at Death:     81
    Death Date:     4 Nov 1908
    Death Place:     3438 W Commerce, Bexar, Texas, USA.
  4. [S315] Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 & 1966-2011, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name:     A. N. Hopkins
    Marriage Date:     5 Nov 1854
    Marriage Place:     Williamson, Texas, USA
    Spouse:     Cornelia A. McGaffey
    Source:     Texas Marriages, 1814-1909.
  5. [S1068] 10 Augl 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, P291.
  6. [S1329] 1870 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  7. [S1320] 1880 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  8. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 42194853 - David Trimble.
  9. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 146290541 - Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg Trimble.
  10. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Charles E Trimble
    Birth Date:     3 Apr 1869
    Birth Place:     Buda, Texas
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Father:     David Trinble
    Mother:     Cornelia Browning
    Age at Death:     68
    Death Date:     7 Oct 1937
    Death Place:     Precinct 7, Bexar, Texas, USA.