Cornelius Grover Dempsey

Cornelius Grover Dempsey

Male 1865 - 1953  (88 years)

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  • Name Cornelius Grover Dempsey  [1
    Born 30 Jul 1865  Jena, Catahoula Now Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Aug 1953  Winnfield Gen. Hosp., Winnfield, Winn Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Dempsey Cem., East Jena Dr., Jena, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I2449  Louisiana Kinfolks
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 

    Father Michael A Dempsey,   b. 29 Sep 1822, Lea, Queens County, Ireland (Near Portarlington) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1906, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Eveline B (Brambly ?) Cockerham,   b. 18 Dec 1832, Amite County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1911, Urania, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1852  Catahoula Parish, LA - Simon Thomas, J.P. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F718  Group Sheet

    Family Jane Elizabeth Tullos,   b. 12 Jun 1874, Jackson Parish, LA near Sikes Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1951, Winnfield, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1891  Catahoula Parish, La - John Tullos Minister Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Michael John Dempsey,   b. 16 Jul 1892, Jena, Catahoula Now Lasalle Par, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1972, Longview, TX ( home in Hallsville, TX per grandson) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Minnie Alba Dempsey,   b. Oct 1885, Catahoula Now LaSalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1927, Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     3. Thomas "Tom" Wm. Dempsey,   b. 17 Sep 1896, Eden, LaSalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1979, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Lena Maude Dempsey,   b. 6 Nov 1898, Catahoula Parish, Now LaSalle, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1987, Winnfield, Winn Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Dewitt Devoe Dempsey,   b. 29 Nov 1901, Tullos, Catahoula Parish Now Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1972, Winnfield Hospital, Winn Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Aubrey Bryan Dempsey,   b. 6 Apr 1903, Catahoula Parish, Now LaSalle, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1931, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     7. Rubye Wilma Dempsey,   b. 11 Jan 1907, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1987, Alexandria Or Winnfield, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Grady C. Dempsey,   b. May 1913, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. (Unk To Family.See Notes) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F1201  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Cornelius Grover 'Connor' Dempsey in Winnfield, LA
    Cornelius Grover "Connor" Dempsey in Winnfield, LA
    son of Capt. Michael Dempsey and Eveline Cockerham Dempsey.
    Michael John Dempsey
    Michael John Dempsey
    son of Cornelius Grover & Jane Tullos Dempsey. Photo edited from original of John M. Dempsey, TX.
    Cornelius Grover 'Connor' Dempsey, Winnfield, LA
    Cornelius Grover "Connor" Dempsey, Winnfield, LA
    son of Capt. Michael Dempsey & Eveline Cockerham Dempsey. Photo edited from Betty Box Temple original. Thanks Betty for sharing.
    Jane Elizabeth Tullos Dempsey
    Jane Elizabeth Tullos Dempsey
    wife to Cornelius Grover Dempsey. Photo donated by granddaughter, Betty Box Temple.
    Cornelius Grover 'Connor' Dempsey & wife Jane Dempsey
    Cornelius Grover "Connor" Dempsey & wife Jane Dempsey
    Not sure were this photo was taken but they lived in Winnfield, LA. Photo donated by granddaughter Betty Box Tmeple.
    Cornelius Grover 'Connor' Dempsey & wife Jane (Tullos) Dempsey, Winnfield, LA
    Cornelius Grover "Connor" Dempsey & wife Jane (Tullos) Dempsey, Winnfield, LA
    Photo donated by granddaughter, Betty Box Temple.
    Lena Dempsey 1898 - 1987
    Lena Dempsey 1898 - 1987
    daughter to Cornelius Grover "Connor" Dempsey and wife to Jake Box. Edit from Betty Box Temple original.

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Census.

    2. [S12] Family Tree Program.

    3. [S20] Visited grave site and took picture of tombstone.

    4. [S11] Family Records.

    5. [S3] Ancestry.com Marriages.