William Cordner

M, #13, b. 1827, d. 2 February 1828
Father*James Cordner b. c 1805, d. 26 Feb 1865
Mother*Mary Ann Robinson b. 19 Nov 1808, d. 1892
ChartsDescendant Chart of James Cordner(Box)
Descendant Chart of James Cordner (Indented)
Birth*1827William Cordner was born in 1827 at Coxgreen, Penshaw, Co Durham, England.1 
Death*2 February 1828He died on 2 February 1828 at Coxgreen, Penshaw, Co Durham, England; Memorial Inscription of father James Cordner gives date as 2nd February 1829 but Bishops Transcript is for 1828.2,3 
Burial*3 February 1828He was buried on 3 February 1828 at Church, Coxgreen, Penshaw, Sunderland, Co Durham, England.4 
(Witness) Mem Inscr'1865He witnessed the mem inscr' of James Cordner in 1865 at Penshaw Churchyard, Penshaw, Sunderland, Co Durham, England.5

Buried in Penshaw Churchyard marked by tombstone.

JAMES CORDNER of Shiney Row died 26th February 1865 aged 60;
son William died 2nd February 1829 aged 3 months;
son James died 6th May 1848 aged 2;
daughter Elizabeth Bell died 4th July 1851 aged 1 month;
daughter Louisa died 19 December 1852 aged 15;
daughter Mary Ann died 21st December 1854 aged 19.


  1. [S21] Unknown compiler, "from Penshaw Burial Reg - birthplace assumed", Ancestral File, DRO Ep/Pen7.
  2. [S23] Unknown compiler, "This information amended from MI (see notes) to reflect fact that burial in 1828", Ancestral File, Information amended from Transcription and photograph of Memorial Inscription of James Cordner, his father, died 1865.
  3. [S99] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Register of Burials in Chapelry of Penshaw 1828.

    Record Transcription:
    Northumberland And Durham Memorial Inscriptions

    First name(s)     William
    Last name     Cordner
    Age     3 mths
    Birth year     1829
    Death year     1829
    Death date     26 Feb 1829
    Burial year     1829
    Parish     Penshaw
    County     Durham
    Country     England
    Denomination     Anglican

    Inscription     In memory of James CORDNER of Shiney Row who died February 26th 1865
    aged 60 years William son of the above who died February 2nd 1829 aged 3 months James
    son of the above who died May 6th 1848 aged 2 years Elizabeth Bell daughter of the
    above who died July 4th 1851 aged 1 month Louisa daughter of the above who died
    December 19th 1852 aged 15 years Mary Ann daughter of the above died December
    21st 1854 aged 19 years

    son of James CORDNER
    Record set     Northumberland And Durham Memorial Inscriptions
    Category     Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory     Parish Burials
    Collections from     England, Great Britain

    Northumberland & Durham Family History Society

    Transcriptions © Northumberland & Durham Family History Society
  4. [S65] Burials Transcript, unknown parish, unknown period "Familysearch.org Bishops Transcript Image."
  5. [S137] Interview, Alan Cordner, The Memorial Inscription has been personally seen and recorded by myself.