Joseph Harrison Cunningham

Joseph Harrison Cunningham

Male 1793 - 1856  (63 years)

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  • Name Joseph Harrison Cunningham 
    Born 22 Mar 1793  (Wilkes County) North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 May 1856  Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Salem Cemetery, Montevallo, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I42239  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 6 May 2019 

    Father John Cunningham,   b. 10 Feb 1748, Lunenburg County, Virginia, British Colonies of North America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1842, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Keziah Chandler,   b. 6 Mar 1758, Lunenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1839, Viola, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1782  Charlotte County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Family ID F19874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Welch,   b. 29 Jul 1803, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1832, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1819  [1, 2, 6
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F15269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lucretia Griffith Wilson,   b. 14 Jan 1816, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1866, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1836  [1
    Children 
     1. John Cunningham,   b. 1838, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905  (Age 67 years)
     2. Margaret Cunningham,   b. 1840, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 68 years)
     3. Benjamin Franklin Cunningham,   b. 1843, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 89 years)
     4. Lucretia Anne Cunningham,   b. 1844, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899  (Age 55 years)
     5. Joseph H. Cunningham,   b. 1848, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915  (Age 67 years)
     6. Henrietta Estell Cunningham,   b. 1849, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1854  (Age 5 years)
     7. Mamie Cunningham,   b. 1854, Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882  (Age 28 years)
    Photos
    The Joseph Harrison Cunningham Homeplace, Shelby County, Alabama
    The Joseph Harrison Cunningham Homeplace, Shelby County, Alabama
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F15270  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1793 - (Wilkes County) North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 May 1856 - Shelby County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Salem Cemetery, Montevallo, Shelby County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Joseph Harrison Cunningham (1793-1857)
    Joseph Harrison Cunningham (1793-1857)

  • Notes 
    • Married to Elizabeth Welch and Lucretia Wilson.

      Son of John and Keziah (Chandler) Cunningham.

      He was born in Wilkes NC and was a planter

      Family Members
      Parents
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      John Cunningham
      17471842

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      Kiziah Chandler Cunningham
      17581839

      Spouses
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      Elizabeth Welch Cunningham
      18031832

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      Lucretia Wilson Cunningham
      18161866

      Siblings
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      John Cunningham
      17811858

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      Langston Cunningham
      17831835

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      Benjamin W Cunningham
      17881838

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      Jesse Rush Edwards
      17901874

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      Thomas Cunningham
      17991886

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      Martha Cunningham Kinnard
      18011843

      Children
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      Sarah Cunningham Wells
      18261886

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      Baby Cunningham
      18311831

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      Elizabeth Cunningham Roebuck
      18321873

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      John Cunningham
      18381905

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      Margaret Cunningham Bowdon
      18401908

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      Benjamin Franklin Cunningham
      18431932

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      Lucretia Anne Cunningham Welch
      18441899

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      Joseph H Cunningham
      18481915

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      Henrietta Estell Cunningham
      18491854

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      Mamie Cunningham Thompson
      18541882

      end of profile [2]
    • (Joseph was father of 17 children) [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S6080] http://thehennesseefamily.com/documents/Two%20Unrelated%20John%20Cunningham%20gentlemen%20in%20Warren%20County%20TN.docx.

    2. [S14082] "Joseph H Cunningham (1793-1857)", Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/35469946, abstracted or parsed.

    3. [S14074] Abstracted from A. M. Cunningham's biography, "John Cunningham II", 2009, pp. 40-41, July 10, 2009 by David A. Hennessee.

    4. [S14075] WCGA Bulletin, Volume X , No.1, Spring 2001, "John Cunningham", contributor unnamed, abstracted or parsed by David A. He.

    5. [S14087] "Langston Cunningham, Sr. (1783-1835)", Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/5244879/langston-cunningha.

    6. [S14083] "Elizabeth Welch Cunningham (1803-1832)", Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/35469956/elizabeth-cunni.