. The earliest record is that of them seated at Long Melford as Lords of the Manor and many distinguished personages claimed to be descended from this source. The first record could find, however, was derived from
in the north in 1213 when Hugo Cordell held lands in that county. Later they were traced to
when Margery Cordell was registered with estates.
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of this family name include: Cordell, Cordel, Cordall, Cordal, Cordle, Corddle and others.
Distinguished members of the family include Sir Robert Cordell, 1st Baronet
(died c. 1680), an English landowner and politician, Sheriff of Suffolk
(1653 to 1654), Member of Parliament for Sudbury (1662-1679); and his son, Sir John Cordell, 2nd... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cordell Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.