It is true that the family was a branch of the Oddi, and the lover only a cordwainer.
Edmund was sent to Concord and became a cordwainer or shoemaker.
And every cordwainer that shod any man or woman on the Sunday, to pay thirty shillings.
I shall not wonder if I come to be cousin to a cordwainer's 'prentice yet!
An apprentice of a cordwainer in the town ran away in 1764, ...