Cordelia "Delie" Cross

Female 1860 - 1896  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name Cordelia "Delie" Cross  [1
    Born Mar 1860  Mississippi or South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1896  [1
    Buried Massey Cem., near Blocker, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2189  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Family Joseph DAVIS Mendenhall,   b. 27 Feb 1850, Arkansas (probably Carroll Co.) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1915, Waco, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1879  Greenwood area, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Bertha A. Mendenhall,   b. Jun 1882, Cowlington, Indian Territory Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1900  (Age ~ 17 years)
    +2. Oscar Clark Mendenhall,   b. Mar 1884, Cowlington, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1961, McAlester, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
     3. Frank C. Mendenhall,   b. May 1885, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Cleveland Mendenhall,   b. 15 Oct 1887, Cowlington, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1976, Fairland, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +5. Jacob Blake Mendenhall,   b. 24 Jun 1889, Cowlington, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1975, McAlester, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     6. Nathan Mendenhall,   b. 1891, Canadian, Pittsburg Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age < 8 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F199  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daughter of William Hunter Cross and Lucy W. Mayes (m. 15 Jan 1845, Perry Co., Alabama). William was born about 1825 in Alabama and was killed during the Civil War at the battle of Shiloh on 7 April 1862. He was the son of John and Mary Cross.
      Lucy was born 13 Nov 1826 in Alabama, the daughter of Andrew J. and Nancy (Oakes) Mayes. She died 15 Feb 1885 and was buried in Gilliam Cemetery in Sebastian Co., Arkansas.
      Research: Delie's gravestone indicates her birth year as 1856, but she was listed as 18 when she was married.

  • Sources 
    1. [S556] Genealogy and notes from Merrill Anderson of Bellvue, Washington, who was researching the Mendenhall ancestry of Nathan Mendenhall, (EF#502, SN#502, 15 Aug 1995).