Charles Cordner

M, #52, b. 1 May 1859, d. December 1894
Father*Richard Cordner1 b. 1816, d. Sep 1881
Mother*Margaret Moor1 b. 1819, d. 1897
ChartsDescendant Chart of James Cordner(Box)
Descendant Chart of James Cordner (Indented)
BirthJu Qu 1859Charles Cordner was born Ju Qu 1859 at Weardale, Co Durham, England.2 
Baptism*1 May 1859He was baptized on 1 May 1859 at Stanhope, Co Durham, England; 1 May 1859 Charles [son of] Richard Cordner + Margaret [of] Stanhope Agent.3 
(Witness) Census 18617 April 1861He appeared in the household of Richard Cordner in the 1861 census at Crawleyside, Stanhope Town, Co. Durham, England.4 
(Witness) Census 18712 April 1871Charles Cordner appeared in the household of Richard Cordner in the 1871 census at 71 Croft Ter, Hedworth & Monkcton, Jarrow, Co Durham, England. Margaret Telford appears to have been listed as Maria Telford. There is no evidence that there was such a person and it is almost certainly Margaret Telford who is being referred to here.5 
(Witness) Census 18813 April 1881Charles Cordner appeared in the household of Richard Cordner in the 1881 census at Salters Road, Coxlodge, Gosforth, Northumberland, England.6,7
1881 Census on micro fiche Northumberland

Richard Cordner 64 M Head formerly Cont. Hylton Sunderland DUR
Margaret 62 F Wife Penshaw DUR
Charlotte A 27 F Dau Crawleyside Stanhope DUR
Charles 22 M Son Engine Fitter Crawleyside Stanhope DUR
Margaret MC Fenwick 9 F G-Dau Scholar Jarrow, DUR
Jane Cordner u 12mths G-Dau Newcastle upon Tyne
Marriage*June 1881Charles Cordner married (?) unknown in June 1881 at Newcastle Tyne (GRO 10b/229) not proved. 
Death*December 1894Charles Cordner died in December 1894 at Hull (GRO 9d/163 aged 35), at age 35. 


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  1. [S28] Unknown compiler, "Stanhope Bapt", Ancestral File.
  2. [S111] Unknown volume, GRO Weardale: Vol 10a page 215 Baptism, unknown repository.
  3. [S28] Unknown compiler, "Stanhope Bapt", Ancestral File, Record Transcription:
    Durham Baptisms.
    Record Transcription:
    Durham Baptisms

    First name(s)     Charles
    Last name     Cordner
    Birth year     1859
    Birth date     ? ? 1859
    Baptism year     1859
    Baptism date     01 May 1859
    Parish     Stanhope
    Father's first name(s)     Richard
    Mother's first name(s)     Margaret
    Mother's last name     Cordner
    County     Durham
    Country     England
    Document type     Parish Registers
    Record set     Durham Baptisms
    Category     Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory     Parish Baptisms
    Collections from     England, Great Britain

    Northumberland & Durham Family History Society

    Transcriptions © Northumberland & Durham Family History Society
  4. [S209] 1861 Census Stanhope, Crawleyside, Stanhope Town RG9/3725, Folio 41, Page 5.
  5. [S467] 1871 Census South Shields, 1871 England Census
    Civil parish:     Hedworth Monkton and Yarrow
    Ecclesiastical parish:     St Paul
    Town:     Jarrow
    County/Island:     Durham
    Country:     England
    Registration district:     South Shields.

    Record Transcription:
    1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census

    Croft Terrace, Hedworth Monkton & Jarrow, South Shields, Durham, England

    Richard Cordner's Household Members
    Members that resided in the household at the time of the census.
    Firstname Lastname     Relation Marital Sex      Age     Birthyr      Occupation     Birth place
    Richard      Cordner     Head      -      Male      57     1814      Contractor Durham, Hylton
    Margaret Cordner     Wife      -      Female 52     1819      -      Durham, Pensher
    Margaret Fenwick     Daur      -      Female 25     1846      -      Durham, Stanhope
    John      Cordner     Son      -      Male      21     1850      Pattern Maker Durham, Stanhope
    William J Cordner     Son      -      Male      19     1852      Clerk      Durham, Stanhope
    Charlotte A Cordner     Daur      -      Female 17     1854      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Sarah      Cordner     Daur      -      Female 15     1856      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Richard R Cordner     Son      -      Male      14     1857      Richrad R Durham, Stanhope
    Charles      Cordner     Son      -      Male      12     1859      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Frederick Cordner     Son      -      Male      9     1862      -      Durham, Stanhop
    Maria      Telford     Gr-daur      -      Female 7     1864      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Laura      Telford     Gr-daur      -      Female 6     1865      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Frederick Fenwick     Gr-son      -      Male      5     1866      -      Durham, Stanhope
    Charles F W Telford     Gr-son      -      Male      3     1868      -      Durham, Witton le Wear

    Registration district     South Shields
    Vessel name     -
    Archive reference RG10 Piece number 5043 Folio 65 Page     31
    Record set     1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Category     Census, land & surveys
    Subcategory     Census
    Collections from     Great Britain, England

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  6. [S138] Interview, unknown informant, letter.
  7. [S195] 1881 Census Coxlodge, FHL Film 1342231 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 5096 Folio 82 Page 26.
    1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription
    Salters Road, Coxlodge, Castle Ward, Northumberland, England

    Household Members
    First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
    Richard Cordner Head Married Male 64 1817 Formerly Contractor Hylton, Sunderland, Durham, England
    In Ill Health For Several Years

    Margaret Cordner Wife Married Female 62 1819 - Pensher, Durham, England
    Charles Cordner Son Single Male 22 1859 Engine Fitter & Turner Crawleyside, Stanhope, Durham, England
    Charlotte A Cordner Daughter Single Female 27 1854 - Crawleyside, Stanhope, Durham, England
    Margaret M C Fenwick Grand Daughter Single Female 9 1872 Scholar Durham, England
    Jane Cordner Grand Daughter Single Female 1 1880 - Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England

    Census details
    First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year Occupation Birth town Birth town as transcribed Birth county
    Richard Cordner Head Married Male 64 1817 Formerly Contractor In Ill Health For Several Years - HYLTON SUNDERLAND Durham
    Birth county as transcribed DURHAM Birth place England Street Salters Road Town -
    Parish Coxlodge County Northumberland Country England
    Registration district Castle Ward
    Archive reference RG11 Piece number 5096 Folio 82 Page 26
    Record set 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Category Census, land & surveys Subcategory Census
    Collections from Great Britain
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