William Corner1

M, #1325, b. 23 February 1876, d. 5 October 1952
1911 census Kimblesworth Colliery, Durham
5 Wood Street, Kimblesworth Colliery, Durham


5 Wood street, Kimbleworth Colliery, Durham
William Cordner Head 34 Married 7 years 4 children born & still living Coal Miner Hewer Worker Durham, Thristleinton
Frances Cordner Wife 32 Married 7 years 4 children born & still living Durham, Seaham Colliery
John Cordner Son 6 At school Durham, Kimblesworth
William Cordner Son 5 At school Durham, Kimblesworth
Sarah Cordner Daughter 3 Durham, Kimblesworth
Thomas Cordner Son under 9 months Durham, Kimblesworth
Father*John Corner b. 1838
Mother*Sarah Potter b. 1843
Birth*23 February 1876William Corner was born on 23 February 1876 at Thristlington, Stockton, Co Durham, England.2,3,4 
(Member of Household) Census 18813 April 1881He was listed as a member of the household of John Corner in the 1881 census at Smokey Row, Coxhoe, Durham, Co Durham, England.5 
Occupation5 April 1891William Corner was Coal Miner on 5 April 1891.6 
(Member of Household) Census 18915 April 1891He was listed as a member of the household of John Corner in the 1891 census at Overmans Row, Trimdon, Stockton, Co Durham, England.7 
Name Variation31 March 1901 As of 31 March 1901, William Corner was also known as William Cordner This is the first reference found where William appears as CORDNER and after this time he appears to always use the name.8 
Occupation31 March 1901He was Coalminer on 31 March 1901.9 
Census 1901*31 March 1901Heappeared in the 1901 census at Railway Cottages, Pegswood, Morpeth, Northumberland, England. Boarding with Cairns Family.10 
Occupation*9 January 1904He was Coalminer on 9 January 1904.11 
Marriage*9 January 1904He married Frances Defty on 9 January 1904 at Durham Register Office, Durham, Co. Durham, England.12,13 
(Witness) Birth15 June 1910William Corner witnessed the birth of Thomas Cordner on 15 June 1910 at 2 Wood Street, St Oswald, Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England.12,14 
Census 1911*1911William Corner appeared on the census of 1911 at 2 Wood Street, Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England.3
Census 1939 Register*29 September 1939He was New Tag on 29 September 1939 at 19 John Street, Durham RD, Durham, England.4 
Death*5 October 1952He died on 5 October 1952 at Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England, at age 76.1 

Family

Frances Defty b. 10 Oct 1878, d. 21 Nov 1959
Children 1.John Cordner b. 13 Jul 1904, d. 1979
 2.William Cordner b. 1906, d. 13 Mar 1977
 3.Thomas Cordner+12 b. 15 Jun 1910

Citations

  1. [S138] Interview, unknown informant, letter26/1/1999.
  2. [S579] 1901 Census Morpeth.
  3. [S581] 1911 Census Durham.
  4. [S645] Wartime Population Survey for All UK, "1939 Register Transcription

    Cordner Household (5 People) 19 John Street , Durham R.D., Durham, England."
    William Cordner on the 1939 Register

    1939 Register Transcription

    Cordner Household (5 People) 19 John Street , Durham R.D., Durham, England
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         First name(s)      Last name(s)      DOB      Sex      Occupation      Marital status      Schedule      Schedule Sub Number      
         William      Cordner      23 Feb 1876      Male      Coal Miner Shifter Underground Heavy Worker      Married      255      1      
         Frances      Cordner      10 Oct 1878      Female      Unpaid Domestic Duties      Married      255      2      
         John D      Cordner      13 Jul 1904      Male      Miner Coal Filler Underground Heavy Worker      Single      255      3      
         George      Cordner      13 Jun 1912      Male      Aircraft Fitter      Single      255      4      
         Elizabeth      Twist (Cordner)      21 Aug 1918      Female      Nurse Hospital      Single      255      5      

    Ref: RG101/2849B/003/11 Letter Code: FHHA© Findmypast Ltd

  5. [S662] Unknown census type for unknown census place, "1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census

    Smoky Row, Coxhoe, Durham, Durham, England."
    Record Transcription:
    1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census

    Smoky Row, Coxhoe, Durham, Durham, England


    John Corner's Household Members
    Members that resided in the household at the time of the census.
    First name(s)     Last name     Relationship     Marital Sex     Age     Birth year     Occupation     Birth place
    John      Corner      Head      Married     Male     40     1841      Coal Miner     Sherburn, Durham, England
    Sarah A      Corner      Wife      Married     Female     38     1843      -      Norton, Durham, England
    Thomas      Corner      Son      Single     Male     16     1865      Putter (Coal Miner)     Stockton, Durham, England
    John      Corner      Son      Single     Male     14     1867      Driver     Stockton, Durham, England
    Mary      Corner      Daur      Single     Female      8     1873      Scholar     Stockton, Durham, England
    Ralph      Corner      Son      Single     Male     10     1871      Scholar     Hartlepool, Durham, England
    William      Corner      Son      Single     Male     6     1875      Scholar     Cornforth, Durham, England
    James      Corner      Son      Single     Male     2     1879      -      Shotton, Durham, England
    Sarah      Corner      Daur      Single     Female     3     1878      -      Wheatley Hill, Durham, England
    John Corner's Census Details
    Details taken from the original census record.
    First name(s)     John
    Last name     Corner
    Relationship     Head
    Marital status     Married
    Sex     Male
    Age     40
    Birth year     1841
    Birth town     Sherburn
    Birth town as transcribed     SHERBURN
    Birth county     Durham
    Birth county as transcribed     DURHAM
    Birth place     England
    Occupation     Coal Miner
    Street     Smoky Row
    Town     -
    Parish     Coxhoe
    County     Durham
    Country     England
    Registration district     Durham
    Archive reference     RG11
    Piece number     4960
    Folio     79
    Page     24
    Record set     1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Category     Census, land & surveys
    Subcategory     Census
    Collections from     Great Britain, England

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  6. [S663] Unknown census type for unknown census place,.
  7. [S663] Unknown census type for unknown census place, "1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription
    Overmans Row, Trimdon, Stockton, Durham, England."

    1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription
    Overmans Row, Trimdon, Stockton, Durham, England


    Household Members
    First name(s)      Last name Relation      Marital Gender Age Birthyr Occupation       Birth place      
    John       Corner       Head      Married Male      53 1838 Coal Miner       Seghill, Northumberland, England      
    Sarah       Corner       Wife      Married Female 50 1841      -       Norton, Durham, England      
    John       Corner       Son      Single       Male      22 1869 Coal Miner       Stockton, Durham, England      
    Ralph       Corner       Son      Single       Male      20 1871 Coal Miner       Middleton, Durham, England      
    Mary       Corner       Daur      Single       Female 18 1873 Gen Servant Dom Stockton, Durham, England      
    William       Corner       Son      Single       Male      17 1874 Coal Miner       Durham, England      
    Sarah       Corner       Daur       -       Female     13 1878      -       Wheatley Hill, Durham, England      
    James       Corner       Son       -       Male      12 1879      -       Shotton, Durham, England      

    Census details
    First name(s)      John
    Last name      Corner
    Relationship      Head
    Marital status      Married
    Gender      Male
    Age      53
    Birth year      1838
    Occupation      Coal Miner
    Birth town      Seghill
    Birth town as transcribed      SEGHILL
    Birth county      Northumberland
    Birth county as transcribed      NORTHUMBERLAND
    Birth place      England
    Street      Overmans Row
    Town      Trimdon Colliery
    Parish      Trimdon
    City      -
    County      Durham
    Registration district      Stockton
    Archive reference      RG12
    Piece number      4057
    Folio      61
    Page      29
    Record set      1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census
    Category      Census, land & surveys
    Subcategory      Census
    Collections from      Great Britain
  8. [S579] 1901 Census Morpeth, 1901 census Railway Cottages Pegswood.
  9. [S579] 1901 Census Morpeth, 1901 census transcription details for: Railway Cottages, Pegswood.
  10. [S579] 1901 Census Morpeth, 1901 census transcription details for: Railway Cottages, Pegswood
    National Archive Reference: RG number: RG13 Piece: 4837 Folio: 18 Page: 10
    Reg. District:     Morpeth     Sub District:     Bedlington
    Parish:     Pegswood     Enum. District:     17.
    1901 census transcription details for: Railway Cottages, Pegswood National Archive Reference: RG number: RG13 Piece: 4837 Folio: 18 Page: 10 Reg. District: Morpeth Sub District: Bedlington Parish: Pegswood Enum. District: 17 Ecclesiastical District: St Andrew Bothal City/Municipal Borough: Address: Railway Cottages, Pegswood County: Northumberland Name Relation Condition Sex Age BirthYear Occupation ,Disability Where Born CAIRNS, Thomas W Head Married M 30 1871 Railway Platelayer Morpeth
    Northumberland CAIRNS, Mary Wife Married F 24 1877 Whalton
    Northumberland CAIRNS, Elizabeth J Daughter Single F 3 1898 Bothal
    Northumberland BROWN, Alice Sister-In-Law Single F 21 1880 Whalton
    Northumberland GRAHAM, John W Boarder Single M 61 1840 Colliery Joiner St Nicholas
    Northumberland CORDNER, William Boarder Single M 25 1876 Coalminer Thristlington
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  11. [S138] Interview, unknown informant, letter.
  12. [S138] Interview, unknown informant, letter.
  13. [S542] Unknown compiler Indexes "unknown cd."
  14. [S613] Unknown compiler Indexes "Birth in the Sub District of St Oswald."