John McCord, 19232006 (aged 83 years)

Name
John McCord
Given names
John
Nickname
Jackie
Surname
McCord
Birth February 24, 1923 39 36
Text:

No 1923/209 Born Regent Street Cessnock 24 Feb 1923 son of Samuel Moffat McCord and Marion Knight.

Birth of a sisterMaria McCord
1926 (aged 2 years)
accident February 27, 1938 (aged 15 years)
Citation details:

Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate Mon 28 Feb 1938 p. 9

Text:

Cessnock. FALL FROM BATHS FENCE. Jack McCord, 16, of Boomerang-street, Cessnock, fell from a 12 feet fence at the Municipal Baths yesterday. He received concussion, contusions to the lower lip and suffered from shock. He was attended to by the Cessnock unit of the Newcastle ambulance and taken to hospital.

Military
World War II
between 1939 and 1945 (aged 21 years)

Text:

MCCORD JOHN : Service Number - NX160886 : Date of birth - 24 Feb 1923 : Place of birth - CESSNOCK NSW : Place of enlistment - ALICE SPRINGS NT : Next of Kin - MCCORD SAMUEL

Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle Fri 17 Jul 1942 p. 3

Text:

MR. AND MRS. SAM McCORD, of Boomerang-street, Cessnock, have their only three sons in the Army. Sam, the eldest son, who is well known for his swimming capabilities, recently underwent an operation in camp hospital. Raymond, their next son, is in a different camp, while Jackie, is "somewhere in the Northern Territory". Mr McCord, who is well known as a fruiterer, and previous to that as a mine deputy, recently decided to live the remainder of his life in retirement.

Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle Tue 26 Oct 1943 p. 3

Text:

DRIVER JACK McCORD, who has been spending a long leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. McCord, of Boomerang Street, Cessnock, was given a send-off party last night, and will soon rejoin his unit. Jack's brother (Ray) is in New Guinea, and another brother (Sam) is serving in Australia. Jack's many friends wish him all the best.

Death of a motherMarion Macfarlane Knight
August 14, 1953 (aged 30 years)
Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder Tue 18 Aug 1953 p. 3

Text:

Obituary. MRS. M. McCORD. After an illness of only two days, Mrs. Marion McFarland McCord, passed away at the Cessnock Hospital on Friday night. Mrs. McCord who was 67 years of age was an old identity of the Cessnock district. She is survived by her husband and a large adult family, most of whom are well-known Cessnock residents. The funeral moved from her late residence in Boomerang-street for the Beresford Crematorium yesterday afternoon. The Rev. Pullen officiated.

Burial of a motherMarion Macfarlane Knight
August 17, 1953 (aged 30 years)
Citation details:

Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Sat 15 Aug 1953 Page 2

Text:

McCORD. - The Relatives and Friends of Mr. SAMUEL McCORD. SEN. and FAMILIES of Boomerang Street, Cessnock are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of his dearly lived Wife and their Mother Mother-in-law and Grand mother, MARION McCORD. for further particulars see Monday's 'Herald." - C. R. SMYTHE & SONS Funeral Directors.

Death of a fatherSamuel Moffat McCord
May 8, 1958 (aged 35 years)
Cause: Coronary occlusion, coronary sclerosis, diabetes mellitus
Note:

Notice in newspaper: The relatives and friends of the late Mr. SAMUEL M. MCCORD, are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral, to move from his late residence 11 Boomerang Street Cessnock, to-morrow, Saturday morning, after service commencing at 9.30 o'clock for the Beresfield Crematorium. C.R. SMYTH & SON Undertakers Frank Lackey, Presbyterian Minister

Death of a sisterAgnes McCord
June 6, 1975 (aged 52 years)
Text:

Age:63 Agnes's usual residence at the time of her death was 10 Bent Street Cessnock. The medical practitioner who certified her cause of death was D. L. Peate. Died at Cessnock District Hospital. Cerebral thrombosis 21 days, cerebral arteriosclerosis years, auricular fibrillation 14 days.

Cremation of a sisterAgnes McCord
June 7, 1975 (aged 52 years)
Death of a brotherSamuel McCord
September 26, 1983 (aged 60 years)
Cause: Colon cancer
Text:

Royal Newcastle Hospital

Death of a sisterIvy May McCord
April 20, 1990 (aged 67 years)
Note: Ivy died in a nursing home in a suburb close to Mosman.
Death of a brotherRaymond J McCord
January 12, 1998 (aged 74 years)

Text:

McCORD Ray Death notice 14JAN1998 Publication Newcastle Herald 14JAN1998 McCORD Raymond Death notice 12JAN1998 Publication Newcastle Herald 12JAN1998 McCORD Raymond Death notice 13JAN1998 Publication Newcastle Herald 13JAN1998

Death of a sisterMaggie Moffat McCord
February 13, 2002 (aged 78 years)
Cause: Bowel cancer
Death of a sisterMaria McCord
before April 13, 2004 (aged 81 years)
Shared note: Marie's death notice was published in the Newcastle Morning Herald on 13 Apr 2004: Marie Vickery aged 78 late of Cessnock.
Death of a wifeKathleen Amelia Lawrence
December 16, 2005 (aged 82 years)
Text:

MCCORD Kathleen Amelia Funeral notice 16DEC2005 Death 87 late of South Grafton Daily Examiner (Grafton) 19DEC2005

Death July 30, 2006 (aged 83 years)
Cause of death: Heart attack
Burial August 4, 2006 (5 days after death)
Text:

Clarence Lawn Cemetery [Australian Imperial Forces badge] NX160886 J. McCORD 149 GENERAL TRANSPORT COMPANY 30TH JULY 2006 AGE 83 LOVED FATHER OF JOHN, MISSED POP OF JOSEPH, JOHN, JESSIE AND LOUISE.

Text:

Cemetery: Clarence Lawn NSW Person Id: 9108038 Surname: McCord Given Names: John (Jack) Birth Date: 24 Feb 1923 Death Date: 30 Jul 2006 Age: 83 Gender: M Portion: Lwn Military Service no: NX160886 Remarks: NX160886 Pte 149 GTC; father; gf

Family with parents
father
McCord, Samuel Moffat (1883-1958)
18831958
Birth: April 28, 1883 54 29Greenburn, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: May 8, 1958Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Knight, Marion McFarlane (1886-1953)
18861953
Birth: July 27, 1886 39 35Fauldhouse, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 14, 1953Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
elder sister
McCord, Janet Ramsay (Nettie) (1906-)
1906
Birth: August 12, 1906 23 20Greenburn, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder sister
McCord, Margaret Moffat (1909-2002)
19082002
Birth: June 12, 1908 25 21Greenburn, Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 13, 2002New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder sister
McCord, Marion (1909-1911)
19091911
Birth: October 1909 26 23Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland
Death: August 20, 1911Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland
2 years
elder sister
McCord, Agnes (1912-1975)
19121975
Birth: February 29, 1912 28 25Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland
Death: June 6, 1975Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
McCord, Samuel (1914-1983)
19141983
Birth: December 13, 1914 31 28Neath, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 26, 1983Newcastle, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
McCord, Ivy May (1917-1990)
19171990
Birth: January 12, 1917 33 30Neath, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 20, 1990Mosman, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
McCord, Raymond J. (1920-1998)
19201998
Birth: March 28, 1920 36 33Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 12, 1998
3 years
himself
19232006
Birth: February 24, 1923 39 36Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 2006Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
McCord, Maria (1926-2002)
19262004
Birth: 1926 42 39Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: before April 13, 2004Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
sister
Private
Family with Olive Mary Lavender
himself
19232006
Birth: February 24, 1923 39 36Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 2006Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
wife
1923
Birth: about 1923 42 29North Rothbury, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
daughter
Private
Family with Kathleen Amelia Lawrence
himself
19232006
Birth: February 24, 1923 39 36Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 30, 2006Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
wife
19182005
Birth: August 31, 1918
Death: December 16, 2005Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
son
Private
Stanley Claude Convery + Olive Mary Lavender
partner’s partner
wife
1923
Birth: about 1923 42 29North Rothbury, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: 1952Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Peter Michael Mapp + Kathleen Amelia Lawrence
partner’s partner
19181974
Birth: about 1918
Death: November 2, 1974New South Wales, Australia
wife
19182005
Birth: August 31, 1918
Death: December 16, 2005Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
step-son
Private
step-son
Private
BirthDocument - Birth Certificate
Text:

No 1923/209 Born Regent Street Cessnock 24 Feb 1923 son of Samuel Moffat McCord and Marion Knight.

accidentNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate Mon 28 Feb 1938 p. 9

Text:

Cessnock. FALL FROM BATHS FENCE. Jack McCord, 16, of Boomerang-street, Cessnock, fell from a 12 feet fence at the Municipal Baths yesterday. He received concussion, contusions to the lower lip and suffered from shock. He was attended to by the Cessnock unit of the Newcastle ambulance and taken to hospital.

MilitaryWebsite - National Archives of Australia - Recordsearch
Text:

MCCORD JOHN : Service Number - NX160886 : Date of birth - 24 Feb 1923 : Place of birth - CESSNOCK NSW : Place of enlistment - ALICE SPRINGS NT : Next of Kin - MCCORD SAMUEL

MilitaryNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle Fri 17 Jul 1942 p. 3

Text:

MR. AND MRS. SAM McCORD, of Boomerang-street, Cessnock, have their only three sons in the Army. Sam, the eldest son, who is well known for his swimming capabilities, recently underwent an operation in camp hospital. Raymond, their next son, is in a different camp, while Jackie, is "somewhere in the Northern Territory". Mr McCord, who is well known as a fruiterer, and previous to that as a mine deputy, recently decided to live the remainder of his life in retirement.

MilitaryNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle Tue 26 Oct 1943 p. 3

Text:

DRIVER JACK McCORD, who has been spending a long leave with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. McCord, of Boomerang Street, Cessnock, was given a send-off party last night, and will soon rejoin his unit. Jack's brother (Ray) is in New Guinea, and another brother (Sam) is serving in Australia. Jack's many friends wish him all the best.

DeathThe Ryerson index to contemporary death notices and obituaries in Australian newspapers. [datatase on-line]. n.p., Ryerson Index Inc.
BurialMcDonell, Reg. 'Australian Cemeteries Index' [database - on-line].
Text:

Clarence Lawn Cemetery [Australian Imperial Forces badge] NX160886 J. McCORD 149 GENERAL TRANSPORT COMPANY 30TH JULY 2006 AGE 83 LOVED FATHER OF JOHN, MISSED POP OF JOSEPH, JOHN, JESSIE AND LOUISE.

BurialMcDonell, Reg. 'Australian Cemeteries Index' [database - on-line].
Text:

Cemetery: Clarence Lawn NSW Person Id: 9108038 Surname: McCord Given Names: John (Jack) Birth Date: 24 Feb 1923 Death Date: 30 Jul 2006 Age: 83 Gender: M Portion: Lwn Military Service no: NX160886 Remarks: NX160886 Pte 149 GTC; father; gf

Shared note

BURI: CEME Clarence Lawn Cemetery