Frederick John DWYER
(Abt 1846-)
Bridget Mary DWYER
Joseph Frederick ODGERS of Camborne


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Mary Bartle HARRIS

Joseph Frederick ODGERS of Camborne

  • Born: 22 Feb 1881, Cross St., Camborne, Cornwall 2
  • Married: 15 Nov 1911, Wesleyan Centenary Church, Camborne, Cornwall 1
  • Died: 15 Dec 1971, 68 Mount Pleasant Rd., Camborne, Cornwall 3 4
  • Buried: Centenary Methodist Wesleyan, Camborne, Cornwall 3

  Research Notes:

The annual meeting of the Camborne Wesley Guild was held in the church parlour on Tuesday evening of last week. The Rev. E. B. Keeling is re-elected president, and Messrs C. E. Tyacke, A. A. Richards, and C. V. Thomas, vice-presidents. Miss Keeling and Mr Buddle were re-elected secretaries, and Mr Joseph F. Odgers was elected roll secretary.

Cornubian and Redruth Times, 28 September 1900, p. 5


Mr. Joseph F. Odgers has been appointed secretary of Dolcoath Mine, Ltd. We congratulate Mr. Odgers on this recognition of his long and faithful service to the company.—"Mining World."—Mr. Odgers was at one time on the staff of the "Cornish Post and Mining News."

Cornishman, 2 April 1919, p. 5


On 29 Aug 1931 Joseph Frederick Odgers, accountant, was one of those granted probate of his uncle Samuel Bennetts' personal effects.


An earnest and thoughtful sermon was preached at Carbis Bay on Sunday morning by Mr. Joseph F. Odgers, ex-chairman of Camborne Uroan District Council. Mr. Odgers stressed the fact that the great significance of religion was the effect of life on character. A man's belief should so colour and shape his life, that instead of seeking only personal rewards in money, position or honours, he should do something to ease the sufferings and bring some gleam of sunshine into the lives of others....

Cornishman, 5 July 1934, p. 9


In 1939 Joseph F. Odgers (b. 22 Feb 1881), practising accountant (own account), company secretary, and wife Mary Bartle Odgers (b. 26 Apr 1881), unpaid domestic duties, were living at 68 Mount Pleasant Road, Camborne.


(In Voluntary Liquidation)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the CREDITORS of the above-named Company are required on or before the 11th day of December 1939 to send in their names and addresses with particulars of the DEBTS or CLAIMS, and the names and addresses of their Solicitors (if any) to the undersigned JOSEPH FREDERICK ODGERS of 68, Mount Pleasant-road, Camborne, Cornwall, the Liquidator of the said Company....

West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser, 23 November 1939, p. 8


On Sunday evening, Mr. Joseph F. Odgers, of Camborne, preached a stimulating sermon on "Hope," at Carbis Bay Methodist Church.

Cornishman, 4 July 1940, p. 8


On 12 Sep 1961 Joseph Frederick Odgers, accountant, was granted probate of his wife's personal effects.


Joseph Frederik Odgers died aged 90 years (cemetery record).


Joseph Frederick Odgers of 68 Mount Pleasant Road Camborne Cornwall died 15 December 1971. Probate Bristol 2 Mar [1972]. Effects £41695. 5

  Marriage Information:

Joseph married Mary Bartle HARRIS, daughter of Francis Bartle HARRIS and Jane BENNETTS, on on 15 Nov 1911 in Wesleyan Centenary Church, Camborne, Cornwall. (Mary Bartle HARRIS was born on 26 Apr 1881 in Westminster, London, England, christened on 21 May 1882 in Newquay, Cornwall, died on 20 Jul 1961 at 68 Mount Pleasant Rd., Camborne, Cornwall and was buried in Centenary Methodist Wesleyan, Camborne, Cornwall.)

  Marriage Notes:

ODGERS—HARRIS.—On November 15th, at the Wesleyan Centenary Church, Camborne, by the Rev. W. Hargreaves Cooper, Joseph Frederick Odgers, to Mary Bartle Harris, both of Camborne.

Cornishman, 23 November 1911, p. 3


1 England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005, 4th Quarter, vol. 5c, p. 441.

2 England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008, Redruth district, 1st Quarter, vol. 5c, p. 237.

3 (online database (rootsweb)).

4 England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007, Redruth district, 4th Quarter, vol. 7a, p. 305 (date of birth recorded).

5 England & Wales Government Probate Death Index 1858-2019, 1972, p. 131.

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