Cornelius Hansor
Cornelius Hansor was born c.1802-04, probably in Kent Co., DE. It is not known if he was the son of the earlier Cornelius Hansor who was the son of William and Mary Hansor, although he must have been related in some way.

Sometime before 1828 Cornelius married Ann (last name unknown). They had the following children:

  1. Sarah Ann Hansor (1828-1905) married Benjamin Durham
    both are buried behind the church at Fork Branch
  2. John Hansor (b.c. 1836)
  3. Cornelius Hansor (1839-1899)
  4. Ephram Hansor (b.c. 1842 - died before 1920)
    Ephram married #1 Mary and #2 Amanda around 1876. The family moved to PA in 1882.

      children of Ephram and Mary:
    1. Ann Hansor (c. 1861)
      Ephram and Amanda had 11 children (9 living in 1900):
    1. William Hansor (b. Jan. 1882)
    2. Lyman Hansor (b. Oct. 1882)
    3. Daisy Hansor (b. Mar. 1886)
    4. Benjamin Hansor (b. Dec. 1888)
    5. Solomon Hansor (b. Oct. 1893)
    6. Nellie Hansor (b. Dec. 1894)
    7. Marion Hansor (b. Nov. 1897)
    8. possibly Charles
    9. Gertrude Hansor (b.c. 1904)
    10. others unknown
  5. Caroline Hansor (1846-1929) married William Norris/Morris Mosley on June 26, 1864
    buried at John Wesley AME Church in Frederica., DE
  6. Nehemiah Hansor (b. 1849) married Lilicine/Selleystein who died Nov. 14, 1882. Sometime between 1882-1885, Nehemiahn married Henrietta Brown. This family took the spelling of the last name as HANSLEY. They lived in the area of Frederica, DE and were associated with the John Wesley Church where many of the are buried.

      children of Nehemiah and Selleystein:
    1. Dorothy Hansley
    2. Elva A. Hansley
    3. Ethel Hansley
    4. Laura Ann Hansley (Nov. 13, 1868) married Charle Harmon
    5. Lewis Hansley (b.c. 1870) married Sarah
    6. Marnie/Mamie Hansley (b.c. 1875)
    7. Margaret Hansley
    8. Nora Hansley
    9. Thomas Hansley (b.c. 1876) married Mattie
    10. George Hansley (b. Nov. 17, 1878 - died 1958) married Maude Mosley
    11. James Hansley (b. Nov. 17, 1878 - died 1974) married Nora C. Harmon

      children onf Nehemiah and Henrietta:
    1. Emily L. Hansley (1885-1943) married William Nutter Harmon
    2. Lena Hansley (1885- ) married John Harmon
    3. Clara Hansley (c.1888- 1965) married Levi Mosley
      Clara is buried at Fork Branch Cemetery
    4. Jennie Hansley (b.c. 1890 - d. 1938)
    5. Hattie Hansley (Jan 9, 1891 - May 23, 1942) buried at John Welsey Cemetery
    6. Henry W. Hansley (b. Dec. 1893) married Lillie White in 1918
    7. Sara Frances Hansley (b. 1894) married John D. Harmon
    8. Nehemiah Hansley (Sept. 4, 1896 - Dec. 1978)
    9. Berch Hansley (d. 1925)
    10. Edna Hansley
  7. Margaret Hansor (1852-1906) married Wingate Harmon
    buried at John Wesley AME Church, Frederica, DE

Sometime before 1865, Cornelius' first wife, Ann, died. Around 1866 he re-married Henrietta Carty Morgan . He and Henrietta had one son : George Hansley (1866-1876). Young George died on 3 December, 1876 and was buried in the small cemetary behind the Fork Branch Church next to his half-sister, Sally Ann Hansor Durham.

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