Richard Cornell, born 8 July 1624 Essex, Eng., died 11 Aug 1694 Far Rockaway, Queens Co., Ny. He was the son of Thomas and Rebecca (Briggs) Cornell, and the grandson of Richard and Mary Cornell, and gr grandson of George Cornell.
Richard was first of Flushing, then of Rockaway N.Y. He was an "ironmaster" by trade.
He married 1655 Elizabeth Jessup, b. c1631.
Sarah m. John Washburn of Flushing. She m. 2nd Col. Isaac Arnold.
Richard b. 1656
Elizabeth bp 2 Jul 1662
William b. c1667
Jacob b. 31 Aug 1669
Thomas b. c1675
Col. John b. c1672
Mary b. aft. 1675