Frances Defty1

F, #1326, b. 10 October 1878, d. 21 November 1959
Birth*10 October 1878Frances Defty was born on 10 October 1878.1 
Married Name9 January 1904 As of 9 January 1904,her married name was Cordner.1 
Marriage*9 January 1904She married William Corner, son of John Corner and Sarah Potter, on 9 January 1904 at Durham Register Office, Durham, Co. Durham, England.1,2 
(Witness) Birth15 June 1910Frances Defty witnessed the birth of Thomas Cordner on 15 June 1910 at 2 Wood Street, St Oswald, Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England.1,3 
(Witness) Census 19111911Frances Defty appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of William Corner at 2 Wood Street, Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England.4
(Member of Household) Census 1939 Register29 September 1939Frances Defty was a member of the hosehold of William Corner on 29 September 1939 at 19 John Street, Durham RD, Durham, England.5 
Death*21 November 1959Frances Defty died on 21 November 1959 at Kimblesworth, Co Durham, England, at age 81.1 


William Corner b. 23 Feb 1876, d. 5 Oct 1952
Children 1.John Cordner b. 13 Jul 1904, d. 1979
 2.William Cordner b. 1906, d. 13 Mar 1977
 3.Thomas Cordner+1 b. 15 Jun 1910
 4.Thomas Cordner+1 b. 15 Jun 1910


  1. [S138] Interview, unknown informant, letter.
  2. [S542] Unknown compiler Indexes "unknown cd."
  3. [S613] Unknown compiler Indexes "Birth in the Sub District of St Oswald."
  4. [S581] 1911 Census Durham.
  5. [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