Josiah Cock

#389, b. circa 1832, d. 1905
  • Father: Anthony Cock1 b. 1798, d. Mar 1874
  • Mother: Clarinda Chegwin1 b. 1808, d. Mar 1884

Individual's Timeline

Birthcirca 1832Josiah Cock2
Death of FatherMarch 1874Anthony Cock3
Marriage1878Josiah Cock2,4
Death of MotherMarch 1884Clarinda Chegwin5
Death1905Josiah Cock1

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Josiah was a butcher.
  • Anecdote: All the sons and stepsons of Anthony disappear from the records in England. Is it possible that they all came to Australia?

Census details

  • In the census taken on the night of 6th June 1841 Josiah was included in the household of Anthony Cock in Kerwyn, Cornwall, England along with Clarinda Chegwin, Edward George Rusden, William Henry Rusden, John Thomas Kitto Rusden, Mary Chegwin Cock, Frederick Cock and Clara Cock.
  • In the census taken on the night of 30th March 1851 Josiah Cock was included in the household of Anthony Cock in Richmond Hill, Kenwyn, Cornwall, England, along with Clarinda Chegwin, Mary Chegwin Cock, Frederick Cock, Clara Cock, Elizabeth Cock, William Henry Rusden and Edward George Rusden
    ; with 2 young lodgers Jane DASH and Emily LONG both aged 9.

Voter Enrolements

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Book Title: Cousin Jack, Man For The Times - A History of the Cornish People in Victoria
    Page(s): 132
    .

Children of Josiah Cock and Louisa Sophia Lovell

Citations

  1. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, 1905/3487.
  2. Conclusion of, Shirley.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Cock, Anthony aged 79 in Truro page 5c/125.
  4. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1878/433.
  5. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Clara Cock
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1806
    Year of Registration:      1884
    Quarter of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Age at Death:      78
    District:      Truro
    County:      Cornwall
    Volume:      5c
    Page:      113.
  6. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au
  7. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1878/24789.
  8. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1880/4196.
  9. BDM in Australia, Aust Vital Records 1788-1905, 1887/7033.