John William Cordner

M, #129, b. 12 August 1908, d. 6 November 1972
Father*Frank Cordner b. 1 Jan 1882, d. 3 Dec 1917
Mother*Eleanor Davison b. 21 Jun 1884, d. 1962
ChartsDescendant Chart of James Cordner(Box)
Descendant Chart of James Cordner (Indented)
Pedigree Chart John William Cordner [My father] (Box)
Pedigree Chart of John William Cordner [My father] (Indented)
Descendant Chart of William Blay (Indented)
Birth*12 August 1908John William Cordner was born on 12 August 1908 at 15 Woodbine Terrace, Gateshead, Co Durham, England; (sub-district & district Gateshead entry 67)
12/8/1908 John William Boy father Frank Cordner mother Eleanor Cordner formerly Davison fathers occupation Joiner (Journeyman) informant father 22/8/1908.1
Registration District Gateshead
1908 Birth in the Sub=District of Gateshead in the County of Gateshead

No 67 Twelfth August 1908 John Boy Frank Eleanor Joiner Frank Twenty Thomas
15 Woodbine Terrace William Cordner Cordner (Journeyman) Cordner Second Lumsden
U.D. formerly Father August Registrar
Davison 15 Woodbine 1908

Certified as a true copy of entry 67 in the register book 314
(Member of Household) Census 19112 April 1911He appeared on the census of 2 April 1911 in the household of Frank Cordner at 44 Hudlestone Street, Cullercoats, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England.2
Occupation*1934John William Cordner was Gas Board Clerk in 1934 at Minton Lane Gas Works, North Shields, Northumberland, England.3 
Residence*1934He lived in 1934 at 29 Monks Avenue, West Monkseaton, Whitley Bay, Northumberland, England.3 
Marriage*15 September 1934He married Doris Blay, daughter of Richard Charles Blay and Elizabeth Sadler, on 15 September 1934 at Holy Saviour's, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England.4 
Residence1947John William Cordner lived in 1947 at 2 Milton Terrace, North Shields, Northumberland, England.3 
Occupation1968He was (an unknown value) in 1968 at Baker Perkins Ltd, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Peterborough, England.3 
Residence1968He lived in 1968 at 16 Orwell Grove, Paston, Paston, Peterborough, Northants, England.3 
Cremation*1972His body was cremated in 1972 at Bretton Crematorium, Bretton, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Peterborough, England.3 
Occupation6 November 1972He was Internal Postman Mechanical Engineers
Baker Perkins Westwood Works Peterborough on 6 November 1972.3 
Death*6 November 1972He died on 6 November 1972 at Baker Perkins Westwood Works, Westwood, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Peterborough, England, at age 64; at Baker Perkins, Westwood Works, Peterborough (Death Certificate entry 67)
John Male birth occupation 16 Orwell Informant Cause Cert by
William 12/8/1908 internal Grove Alan Ischaemic ETChannell
Cordner Gateshead postman Paston Cordner Heart Coroner
Mechanical Peterboro Son Disease after P.M.
Engineers 7 Nurseries without
Ave Inquest
Brundall 8/11/1972
Registration District Peterborough, Sub-district Peterborough in County of Huntingdon and Peterborough

Date and Place of Death: Sixth November 1972 Baker Perkins Westwood Works Peterborough

Name and Surname: John William CORDNER

Date and place of birth: 12 th August 1908 Gateshead Co Durham

Occupation and Usual Address: Internal Postman Mechanical Engineers 16 Orwell Grove Paston Peterborough

Name of Informant: Alan CORDNER Qualification: Son

Usual address: 7 Nurseries Avenue Brundall Norwich

Cause of Death: Ischaemic Heart Disease Certified by ET Channell Coroner for Peterborough after Post Mortem without Inquest


Doris Blay b. 8 Nov 1907, d. Jul 1994
Child 1.John Eric Cordner b. 9 Sep 1935, d. 2 Sep 1995


  1. [S114] Unknown compiler Indexes "unknown cd."
  2. [S430] 1911 Census Tynemouth, 1911 census transcription details for: 44 Hudleston St Cullercoats

    National Archive Reference:

    RG14PN30733 RG78PN1758 RD559 SD2 ED1 SN111.
  3. [S137] Interview, Alan Cordner.
  4. [S431] Unknown volume, GRO Tynemouth: Marriage in the Parish Church of Tynemouth, unknown repository.
  5. [S203] Unknown volume, Death Cert Peterborough: Death Cert John William Cordner Peterborough, unknown repository.