Bridges, Cordelia

Birth Name Bridges, Cordelia
Gender female
Age at Death 66 years, 5 months, 21 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1869 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
Death June 22, 1935 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Bridges, Minor Sylvanus
Mother Grigg, Elizabeth
         Bridges, Cordelia
    Brother     Bridges, Benjamin
    Brother     Bridges, Jabez
    Brother     Bridges, Cephias Gilbert
    Sister     Bridges, Laura
    Brother     Bridges, George
    Sister     Bridges, Annie
    Sister     Bridges, Eva Jane
    Sister     Bridges, Mabel
    Sister     Bridges, Pearl
    Sister     Bridges, Bonnie
    Sister     Bridges, Florence Gertrude


    Family of McKendrick, Hugh Thomas and Bridges, Cordelia
Married Husband McKendrick, Hugh Thomas
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 1890 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
  1. McKendrick, Blanche
  2. McKendrick, Mabel
  3. McKendrick, Roland
  4. McKendrick, Douglas Cromwell
  5. McKendrick, Elizabeth Jane
  6. McKendrick, Ezra
  7. McKendrick, Hugh Lorne
  8. McKendrick, James
  9. McKendrick, Sherring
  10. McKendrick, Florence


Groom's Name Hugh T McKendrick
Groom's Residence Port Hill
Groom's Status Bachelor
Bride's Name Cordelia T Bridges
Bride's Residence Cascumpec
Bride's Status Spinster
Date of Marriage License or Bond 31 July 1890
Date of Marriage Ceremony 6 August 1890
Officiant's Name W Lawson
Source RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1890

History of Port Hill gives the marriage date as 8 August 1890, and the church record gives the date of the license, 31 July 1890. The Church Record gives her name as Cordella.

Guardian, Monday June 24, 1935 , page 7

At Port Hill Mrs. H. T. Mckendrick of Port Hill passed away quite suddenly, the victim of a heart attack on Saturday afternoon while on a visit to a neighbours house. Mrs. McKendrick was formerly of Cascumpce and was a daughter of the late Mr- and Mrs. Gilbert Bridges. The deceased was about 65 years of age and had resided in Port Hill most of her married life. Her husband predeceased her some time ago. she leaves to mourn three daughters, Mrs. Percy Dennis and Mrs. Stanley Dennis of the Canadian West and Mrs. McKenzie of Malpeque. Two sons Roland in the US and Lorne on the homestead, also several brothers and sisters.

Name Cordelia McKendrick
Age 66
Residence Birch Hill, Northam RR
Date of Death 22 June 1935
Entry Number 222
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1935
Notes "widow of late Hugh T. McKendrick"


Name Tibathe T Bridges
Age 11
Birthplace Prince Edward Island
Religion B.C.METH
Nationality SCOTCH
Province Prince Edward Island
District Number 1
District Prince
Sub-District Number E
Subdistrict Lot 5
Minor Bridges 35
Elizabeth Bridges 32
Tibathe T Bridges 11
Lauria A Bridges 9
Jabez L Bridges 7
Cephas G Bridges 6
Benjamine Bridges 5
George Bridges 3
Annie Bridges 1
1881 census


  1. Bridges, Minor Sylvanus
    1. Grigg, Elizabeth
      1. Bridges, Jabez
      2. Bridges, Cephias Gilbert
      3. Bridges, Laura
      4. Bridges, George
      5. Bridges, Annie
      6. Bridges, Eva Jane
      7. Bridges, Pearl
      8. Bridges, Bonnie
      9. Bridges, Florence Gertrude
      10. Bridges, Cordelia
        1. McKendrick, Hugh Thomas
          1. McKendrick, Blanche
          2. McKendrick, Mabel
          3. McKendrick, Hugh Lorne
          4. McKendrick, Roland
          5. McKendrick, Florence
          6. McKendrick, Douglas Cromwell
          7. McKendrick, Elizabeth Jane
          8. McKendrick, Ezra
          9. McKendrick, James
          10. McKendrick, Sherring
      11. Bridges, Benjamin
      12. Bridges, Mabel