Cornelius Ruddell: A Hoosier Soldier

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John 1754
Isaac 1759
Mary 1762
John 1716
Cornelius 1717
Ann 1765
Stephen 1725
Margaret 1831
John Ruddell ca1695
Archibald Jr.
William m Delilah Cain
Cornelius 1833
See Census Info Below
Isaac 1729
Ellen 1835
Clara 1735
Jesse 1837
George 1740
James 1840
Catharine 1843
Jane 1846

Cornelius Ruddell is believed to have been born in 1833 in Decatur County Indiana. He served in Company "F" of the 16th Indiana Regiment during the Civil War.

Below is the 1850 Decatur Indiana Census. Notice directly above William & Delialah's family is that of John & Margaret (Sharp) Lyon, Margaret was William Ruddell's cousin.