Ebenezer Cornell

He married Mary Forsaith, daughter of Samuel Forsaith and Sarah Andrews, at St John the Baptist in Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex, on 16 October 1832.1,2

Family

Mary Forsaith (1780 - 1865)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch No. M040371, Source Call No. 0590841
    Marriages - St John The Baptist, Hoxton, Shoreditch, County of Middlesex, England (1830-1836), p.81 No.243
    Marriage solemnized in the District Parish of St John the Baptist Hoxton in the County of Middlesex in the Year 1832
    Ebenezer Cornell of this Parish, Widower, and Mary Forsaith of this Parish, Spinster were married in this Church by Licence this Sixteenth Day of
    October in the Year One thousand eight hundred and Thirty Two. By me Walter Kelly Off. Minr.
    This Marriage was solemnized between us E Cornell Mary Forsaith
    In the Presence of Josh. Garrett Elizth Forsaith Mary Smyth Forsaith.
  2. [S581] National Archives Film - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Baptist, Hoxton, Register of marriages, P91/JNB, Item 022.

Dorothy Cornish1

(1883 - 1974)
Father*Robert Cornish1 b. 1848, d. 1939
Mother*Hannah Blomfield Stevens1 b. 1849, d. 1933
Dorothy Cornish was born in Axminster, Devon, on 17 April 1883.2,3,4
The siblings Mary and Dorothy were listed in the 1891 census at Cedar House, South St in Axminster, Devon, with their mother Hannah Blomfield Stevens.2
The siblings Eleanor, Mary and Dorothy were listed in the 1901 census at Musbury Rd in Axminster, Devon, with their parents, Robert Cornish and Hannah Blomfield Stevens.5
She was listed in the 1911 census at Cedar House in Axminster, Devon, in the household of her parents, Robert Cornish and Hannah Blomfield Stevens.6
She was listed in the 1921 census at Cedar House, South St in Axminster, Devon, in the household of her parents, Robert Cornish and Hannah Blomfield Stevens.7

She was appointed executrix of Robert Cornish's estate in Exeter, Devon, on 2 February 1939.8

She was listed in the 1939 Register at No. 2 Flat, Carlton Lodge in Exmouth, Devon, with Eleanor Joy Cornish; both were living on private means.4

She was appointed administrator of Eleanor Joy Cornish's estate in Exeter, Devon, on 3 August 1966.9

Dorothy's death was registered between October 1974 and December 1974 in Exeter, Devon.10
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 1 RG12-1667 Folio 8 p8.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Vol 21, p1191, 4Q1974, aged 91 gives this birth date.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6818E/003/24, Letter Code: WFKF, Schedule 278.
  5. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-2017 Folio 19 p29.
  6. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN12508 RG78PN718 RD268 SD2 ED8 SN107.
  7. [S1259] Census - 19 Jun 1921, UK census, RG15-10303, RD 268, SD 2, ED 8, Schedule 385.
  8. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar.
  9. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration (with will) registered Exeter to Dorothy Cornish, spinster.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Exeter, Vol 21, p1191, 4Q1974, aged 91.

Eleanor Joy Cornish1

(1878 - 1966)
Father*Robert Cornish2,1 b. 1848, d. 1939
Mother*Hannah Blomfield Stevens2,1 b. 1849, d. 1933
Eleanor Joy Cornish was born in Honiton, Devon, on 24 June 1878.1,3
She was listed as the grand-daughter of Deborah Hannah Blomfield in the 1881 Census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon.4
The siblings Eleanor, Mary and Dorothy were listed in the 1901 census at Musbury Rd in Axminster, Devon, with their parents, Robert Cornish and Hannah Blomfield Stevens.5

She was listed in the 1939 Register at No. 2 Flat, Carlton Lodge in Exmouth, Devon, with Dorothy Cornish; both were living on private means.3

Eleanor died on 1 July 1966 at Belvedere Rest Home, 143 Exeter Rd in Exmouth, Devon, at age 88.6,7

Her will was probated in Exeter, Devon, on 3 August 1966 with Dorothy Cornish appointed administrator with her estate valued at £887.6
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p21, 3Q1878, mother's maiden name STEVENS.
  2. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6818E/003/24, Letter Code: WFKF, Schedule 278.
  4. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  5. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-2017 Folio 19 p29.
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration (with will) registered Exeter to Dorothy Cornish, spinster.
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Devon Central, Vol 7a, p295, 3Q1966, aged 88.

Mary Cornish1

(1880 - )
Father*Robert Cornish1 b. 1848, d. 1939
Mother*Hannah Blomfield Stevens1 b. 1849, d. 1933
Mary's birth was registered between July 1880 and September 1880 in Honiton, Devon.1,2,3
She was listed as the grand-daughter of Deborah Hannah Blomfield in the 1881 Census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon.4
The siblings Mary and Dorothy were listed in the 1891 census at Cedar House, South St in Axminster, Devon, with their mother Hannah Blomfield Stevens.3
The siblings Eleanor, Mary and Dorothy were listed in the 1901 census at Musbury Rd in Axminster, Devon, with their parents, Robert Cornish and Hannah Blomfield Stevens.5
She was listed in the 1911 census at 14 Winchester Rd in St Giles, Oxfordshire, as a High School Mistress; she appears to be living in apartments kept by one Edith Crawford Castle at this address, but gave her postal address as Cedar House, Axminster, Devon.6
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p27, 3Q1880, mother's maiden name STEVENS.
  2. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  3. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 1 RG12-1667 Folio 8 p8.
  4. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  5. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-2017 Folio 19 p29.
  6. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN8134 RG78PN412 RD152 SD2 ED23 SN35.

Robert Cornish1

(1848 - 1939)
Robert Cornish was born in Marylebone, London, Middlesex, on 21 January 1848.1,2

He married Hannah Blomfield Stevens, daughter of Charles Green Stevens and Deborah Hannah Blomfield, at St John's Church in Kishnagur, Calcutta, Bengal, on 3 August 1875.3,4

After buying Marwood House he let his mother-in-law lease it on an annual basis, while the Cornish family themselves lived in Axminster where Robert was a JP.1

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at Musbury Rd in Axminster, Devon, with his wife Hannah; he was a Justice of the Peace and retired Indian Civil Servant. Their children Eleanor, Mary and Dorothy were listed as living with them.5

He was listed in the 1911 census as Head of Family at Cedar House in Axminster, Devon, with his wife Hannah; he was an Indian Civil Service pensioner. Their child Dorothy was listed as living with them.6

He was listed in the 1921 census as Head of Family at Cedar House, South St in Axminster, Devon, with his wife Hannah; he was retired from the Indian Civil Service. The household included two servants. Their child Dorothy was listed as living with them.7

He was widowed on the death of his wife Hannah between October 1933 and December 1933.8

Robert died on 1 January 1939 in Honiton, Devon, at age 90.9,10

His will was probated in Exeter, Devon, on 2 February 1939 with Dorothy Cornish appointed executrix and effects valued at £10467/13/1.10

Family

Hannah Blomfield Stevens (1849 - 1933)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, see 'Civil Service evidence of age' database, original reference ICS 1868-092.
  3. [S485] Families in British India (FIBIS), at https://www.fibis.org, Bengal marriage indexes, Vol 153, Folio 145, LDS film 510849.
  4. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/153, folio 145, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.
  5. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-2017 Folio 19 p29.
  6. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN12508 RG78PN718 RD268 SD2 ED8 SN107.
  7. [S1259] Census - 19 Jun 1921, UK census, RG15-10303, RD 268, SD 2, ED 8, Schedule 385.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Axminster, Vol 5b, p5, 4Q1933, aged 84.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Honiton, Vol 5B, p21, 1Q1939, aged 90.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p21, 3Q1878, mother's maiden name STEVENS.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Honiton, Vol 5b, p27, 3Q1880, mother's maiden name STEVENS.

Mary McAlpine Syme Cornock1

(1894 - )
Mary McAlpine Syme Cornock was born in Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, in 1894.2,3

She married Duncan Sinclair McColl, son of Hugh McColl and Marion Morrison Davies, in Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, on 20 June 1919.1,4

She was listed in the 1921 census at 108 Lennox St in Renton, Cardross, Dunbartonshire, with her husband Duncan; he was a pump fitter and engineer for Dawson & Downie, pump makers. Their child Hugh was listed as living with them.2

Family

Duncan Sinclair McColl (1891 - )
Child
ChartsHugh McColl descendancy

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, Parish of Bonhill, Statutory Births, GRO 493/00 11 (birth of son Hugh).
  2. [S1259] Census - 19 Jun 1921, UK census, Scottish GRO 494/2 6/ 13.
  3. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Bonhill, Statutory Births, GRO 493/00 66.
  4. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Bonhill, Statutory Marriages, GRO 493/00 57.
  5. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, Parish of Bonhill, Statutory Births, GRO 493/00 11.

Geoffrey Evelyn Cotterill1

(1900 - 1988)
Geoffrey Evelyn Cotterill was born in Waipiro Bay on 7 January 1900.2,1,3

He married Mona Caroline Williams, daughter of Kenneth Stuart Williams and Lilian Mary Ludbrook, in New Zealand on 20 October 1926.2,1,4,5

Geoffrey died on 31 July 1988 in New Zealand at age 88.2,6

Family

Mona Caroline Williams (1900 - 1991)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S262] Book - Rex & Adriene Evans, Faith & Farming, p306.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1900/6191, and Death Reg. No. 1988/44603 gives this birthdate; son to Leonard Evelyn and Emma Harriot.
  4. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 9557.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1926/8344.
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1988/44603.

Michael Geoffrey Cotterill1

(1940 - 2003)
Father*Geoffrey Evelyn Cotterill1 b. 1900, d. 1988
Mother*Mona Caroline Williams1 b. 1900, d. 1991
Michael Geoffrey Cotterill was born in Auckland on 16 February 1940.2,1,3

Michael died in 2003 in New Zealand.3
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S262] Book - Rex & Adriene Evans, Faith & Farming, p306.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2003/25821, birth date given as 16 Feb 1940.

Ethel Frances Courtney1

(1887 - 1964)
Ethel Frances Courtney was born in New Zealand in 1887.1,2

She married Walter Leslie Lawry, son of Henry Robert Lawry and Lucy Spencer, in New Zealand on 7 August 1919. There were reputedly 2 children from this marriage.1,3,4

She was widowed on the death of her husband Walter in 1950.1,5

Ethel died in 1964.1

Family

Walter Leslie Lawry (1893 - 1950)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S220] Family Tree - provided by L Marshall, "Lawry Family tree."
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1887/19118 daughter to Charles Hargrave and Fanny.
  3. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, NZ Registrar General's Folio 5147.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1919/5737.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1950/29531, aged 57.

Florence Cox1

(1884 - 1955)
Florence Cox was born in Devonport, Devon, on 6 October 1884.2,3

Florence's marriage to John Colclough was registered between October 1907 and December 1907 in Islington, London, Middlesex. As his first wife (also Florence) was still alive, this marriage would be bigamous.1

She was listed in the 1921 census at 34 Palatine Rd in Stoke Newington, London, Middlesex, with her husband John; he was a builder's labourer for A E Roome & Co.3

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 25 Walford Rd in Hackney, London, Middlesex, with John Colclough; he was a builder's ganger.2

She was widowed on the death of her husband John between January 1946 and March 1946.4

Florence died on 22 June 1955 at Hackney Hospital in Hackney, London, Middlesex, at age 70.5,6

Her will was probated in London on 30 October 1956 with effects of £227/0/3.6

Family

John Colclough (1877 - 1946)

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Islington, Vol 1b, p582, 4Q1907.
  2. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/0566D/004/12 Letter Code: AWAX, Schedule 40.
  3. [S1259] Census - 19 Jun 1921, UK census, RG15-1086, RD 11, SD 1, ED 16, Schedule 577.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Hackney, Vol 1b, p407, 1Q1946, aged 68.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Hackney, Vol 5c, p646, 2Q1955, aged 70.
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted in London to HM Treasury solicitor.