Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Isaac Cookson (1776-1851)

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1776 Born in Newcastle on Tyne, son of Isaac Cookson and his wife Margaret[1]

1803 Isaac Cookson the elder (who died in 1831) had carried on the business of glass bottle manufacturer in Newcastle for some time; he admitted his son Isaac as partner[2]

1812 Birth of son William Isaac Cookson

1835 For a short time from Cooksons operated an alkali works at Westoe, as well as the one at Jarrow Slake.

1843 Such was the damage caused by smoke and effluent gases from the Jarrow works that a series of prosecutions led to the closure of the Templetown works, then known as the Jarrow Alkali Works.

1851 Landed proprietor, Justice of the Peace, Farmer, 74, living in Morpeth with Jane Cookson 67 and son John Cookson 42[3]

1851 Died


Someone else:

1843 Isaac Thomas Cookson, son of Thomas Cookson, married Janetta Maria Ridley, daughter of M W Ridley, in Bolam Northumberland[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
  2. Reports of Cases in the Courts of Chancery, King's ..., Volume 15, 1837
  3. 1851 census
  4. England & Wales Marriages, 1538-1940