Cornelius Walden or Walding

about 1814–1870 (Age 56)
Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Cornelius

When Cornelius Walden or Walding was born about 1814, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Walden, was 23 and his mother, Mary Smart, was 21. He married Maria Brookshaw in 1835, in Ruardean Hill, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in East Dean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in 1870, in Westbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Walden or Walding
1814–1870
Maria Brookshaw
1815–1850
Marriage: 1835
Adelaide Walding
1836–1837
James Walden
1838–1844
Cornelius Walden
1840–1901
Mary Walding
1844–1900
James Walden
1849–1851
George Walden
1841–1862
Julia Walden Or Walding
1846–1926
Joseph Walden
1850–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1835
Ruardean Hill, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1815

Age 1

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 9

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830

Age 16

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places, in Essex, Hertfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named Walden, from Old English w(e)alh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, ‘serf’ ( see Wallace ) + denu ‘valley’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Corneilius Walden, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Cornelius Walding in entry for Julia Williams, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Cornelius Walding in entry for Julia Williams, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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