Ivy May McCord, 19171990 (aged 73 years)

Name
Ivy May McCord
Given names
Ivy May
Surname
McCord
Married name
Ivy May Purnell
Birth January 12, 1917 33 30
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret M. Moffat
March 22, 1919 (aged 2 years)
Text:

Margaret McCord, married to William McCord coal miner. Cause of death Carcinoma Uteri Exhaustion. Father Robert Moffat (deceased) farmer, mother Agnes Moffat nee Currie? deceased. Certified by Robert Gilchrist M.B. Ch. B. James Hair cousin (Post Office Fauldhouse) informant. Registered at Fauldhouse Mar 29 1819 by J. Reyner.

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam McCord
July 17, 1919 (aged 2 years)
Text:

William McCord coal miner retired, widowed, 91 years. Father Samuel McCord farm labourer (deceased). Mother J-e McCord Nee Montgomery (deceased). Certified by Robert Gilchrist M.B. Ch. B. Robert McCord, son, informant. Registered 18 July 1919 at Fauldhouse. J. Reyner Registrar. Cause of death senile decay

Birth of a brotherRaymond J McCord
March 28, 1920 (aged 3 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn McCord Jackie
February 24, 1923 (aged 6 years)
Text:

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

Birth of a sisterMaria McCord Marie
1926 (aged 8 years)
Engagement January 12, 1938 (aged 21 years)

Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder Fri 14 Jan 1938 p. 5

Text:

ENGAGEMENT The engagement was announced last Wednesday of Miss Ivy McCord, of Boomerang Street, Cessnock, to Mr. Len Purnell, of Belmont. The engagement coincided with Miss McCord's twenty-first birthday.

Birth of a son
#1
Geoffrey Graham Purnell
October 13, 1943 (aged 26 years)
Text:

Delivered by Dr Bradfield And Nurse Dick. Parents were Leonard Charles Purnell locomotive driver aged 26, born Newcastle and Ivy May McCord aged 26 born Neath. Informat was father Leonard of 17 Walter Street Belmont.

Citation details:

Newcastle Morning Herald and Miner's Advocate Tue 26 Oct 1943 p. 2

Text:

PURNELL. - At Roslyn Private Hospital, Belmont, October 13m to Mr and Mrs Leonard Purnell (nee Ivy McCord) - a son (Geoffrey Graham).

Residence 1949 (aged 31 years)
Text:

Purnell, Alfred Maxwell, Lake View Pde, Pelican Flat, labourer Purnell, Donald Leopold Gerrard, 112 Evans Street Belmont, meat supervisor Purnell, Doris Meville, Lake View Pde, Pelican Flat, home duties Purnell, Herbert Lloyd, 112 Evans Street, Belmont labourer Purnell, Herbert Clifton, 112 Evans Street, Belmont, labourer Purnell, Ivy May, Walter Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Lenard Charles, Walter Street, Belmont, wheeler Purnell, Mavis Mary, 112 Evans Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Sarah Ann, Walter Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Simon Peter, Walter Street, Belmont, pensioner.

Death of a motherMarion Macfarlane Knight
August 14, 1953 (aged 36 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 36 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 41 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 58 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 58 years)
Death of a brotherSamuel McCord
September 26, 1983 (aged 66 years)
Cause: Colon cancer
Text:

Royal Newcastle Hospital

Death April 20, 1990 (aged 73 years)
Note: Ivy died in a nursing home in a suburb close to Mosman.
Funeral
Notice in newspaper
after April 20, 1990 (on the date of death)

Note:

PURNELL. - The relatives and friends of GEOFF PURNELL (Sydney), Mr and Mrs R. Haworth (Marion, Lismore) and FAMILY, the MCCORD and PURNELL families are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of their dearly loved mother, mother-in-law, grand-mother, sister, sister-in-law and aunt.

IVY MAY PURNELL

Formerly of Mosman and Belmont, to leave St. John's Anglican Church, Wescott Street Cessnock, this Tuesday Morning after service commencing at 11.15 o'clock for the Newcastle Crematorium, arriving East Chapel 12.30 o'clock.

C.R. SMYTH & SON

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
herself
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
younger brother
McCord, Raymond J. (1920-1998)
19201998
Birth: March 28, 1920 36 33Cessnock, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 12, 1998
3 years
younger brother
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 Leonard Charles Purnell Fatty
husband
Purnell, Leonard Charles (1916-1998)
19161998
Birth: September 2, 1916 49 42Mayfield, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 28, 1998Belmont, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
herself
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
son
Purnell, Geoffrey Graham (1943-1994)
19431994
Birth: October 13, 1943 27 26Belmont, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 4, 1994Mosman, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
Leonard Charles Purnell Fatty + Audrey Leone Waller
husband
Purnell, Leonard Charles (1916-1998)
19161998
Birth: September 2, 1916 49 42Mayfield, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 28, 1998Belmont, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
partner’s partner
19262014
Birth: about 1926 28 27Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 2014Mount Hutton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: after 1975
EngagementNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder Fri 14 Jan 1938 p. 5

Text:

ENGAGEMENT The engagement was announced last Wednesday of Miss Ivy McCord, of Boomerang Street, Cessnock, to Mr. Len Purnell, of Belmont. The engagement coincided with Miss McCord's twenty-first birthday.

ResidenceAncestry.com. Australian Electoral Rolls, 1903-1954 [database on-line].
Text:

Purnell, Alfred Maxwell, Lake View Pde, Pelican Flat, labourer Purnell, Donald Leopold Gerrard, 112 Evans Street Belmont, meat supervisor Purnell, Doris Meville, Lake View Pde, Pelican Flat, home duties Purnell, Herbert Lloyd, 112 Evans Street, Belmont labourer Purnell, Herbert Clifton, 112 Evans Street, Belmont, labourer Purnell, Ivy May, Walter Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Lenard Charles, Walter Street, Belmont, wheeler Purnell, Mavis Mary, 112 Evans Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Sarah Ann, Walter Street, Belmont, home duties Purnell, Simon Peter, Walter Street, Belmont, pensioner.

SourceMote, Robert. Ozigen - Australian Genealogy: family trees of mainly Australian families with UK and Irish ancestry. [database - online]
Note: http://www.ozigen.com
Death

Ivy died in a nursing home in a suburb close to Mosman.

Funeral

PURNELL. - The relatives and friends of GEOFF PURNELL (Sydney), Mr and Mrs R. Haworth (Marion, Lismore) and FAMILY, the MCCORD and PURNELL families are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of their dearly loved mother, mother-in-law, grand-mother, sister, sister-in-law and aunt.

IVY MAY PURNELL

Formerly of Mosman and Belmont, to leave St. John's Anglican Church, Wescott Street Cessnock, this Tuesday Morning after service commencing at 11.15 o'clock for the Newcastle Crematorium, arriving East Chapel 12.30 o'clock.

C.R. SMYTH & SON