James Cocksedge

(26 September 1782 - )
     He moved to London and became a carpenter then builder. James Cocksedge was christened on 26 September 1782 in Rickinghall Superior, Suffolk. He was the son of James Cocksedge and Ann Joslin.
James Cocksedge was apprenticed on 21 May 1803. Among the Cocksedge & Company papers is an Apprenticeship indenture - dated 21 May 1803 - James Cocksedge, son of James Cocksedge of Rickinghall, baker apprenticed to William Housden, of Lambeth, Surrey, carpenter.
     James Cocksedge married Harriet Shearing on 28 July 1816 in St Mary, Newington, Middlexex.

Children of James Cocksedge and Harriet Shearing

Christopher Slapp Cocksedge

(13 October 1783 - July 1809)
     Christopher Slapp Cocksedge was christened on 13 October 1783 in Rickinghall Superior, Suffolk. He was the son of James Cocksedge and Ann Joslin.
     Christopher died in the Peninsula War in July 1809 in Talavera, Spain, aged 25.

Mary Cocksedge

(12 December 1784 - )
     Mary Cocksedge was christened on 12 December 1784 in Rickinghall Superior, Suffolk. She was the daughter of John Cocksedge and Martha Parson.