Cordelia Duncombe Duncombe (née Duncombe Taylor)

1807 - 1875


Daughter of John Duncombe Taylor of Sion Hill in Antigua, and wife of Alexander Moffat, who changed his name to Duncombe (both of whom q.v.).

  1. In 1851 Cordelia D. Duncombe widow 'proprietor of houses and fundholder' born Bristol aged 43 [?] was living at 47 York Crescent Clifton with her son Charles B. D. Duncombe aged 6 born Antigua. The household included a house servant born in Antigua, Eliza A. Arka [?] aged 38. In 1871 Cordelia D. Duncombe aged 64 Stock and Railway Share Holder was still at the same address with three grandchildren and four servants.

  2. The will of Cordelia Duncombe Duncombe of 47 Royal York Crescent who died 04/02/1875 was proved 24/03/1875, effects under £4000.


  1. England and Wales Census online, 1851 and 1871.

  2. National Probate Calendar 1875.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Duncombe Taylor
Alexander Moffat
Charles B.D.; others

Relationships (2)

Wife → Husband
Daughter → Father

Addresses (1)

47 York Crescent, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, South-west England, England