John Cottam, Sr

Male 1792 - 1878  (86 years)


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  • Name John Cottam 
    Suffix Sr  
    Born 25 Jan 1792  , Bradford, Yorkshire West Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1848 
    Died 27 May 1878  Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 28 May 1878  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 7670  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I116479  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2008 

    Family Catherine Livesay,   b. 3 Jul 1794, Walton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1883, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1816  Waddington, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jenny Cottam,   b. 2 Mar 1818, Meadow Head, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1888, Sonora, Tuolumne, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Thomas Cottam,   b. 20 Oct 1820, West Bradford, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1896, St George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. John Cottam, Jr,   b. 10 Dec 1822, Clitheroe, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1903, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Ellen Cottam,   b. 15 Nov 1825, West Bradford, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1901, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. William Livesay Cottam,   b. 1 Aug 1833, West Bradford, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1842, Waddington, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23850  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 May 1878 - Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 May 1878 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Record

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members LDS, 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 11 pp 732-734

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, pp 369 & 821

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Mormon Immigration Index, 3 pages
      Internet Research:
      rootsweb.com: World Connect, 1 page
      ancestry.com: 1870 US Census record, Utah 1 page
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page

      FATHER: Thomas Cottam
      MOTHER: Jenny Tattersall

      VARIANTS:
      Birth Year: 1798
      Death Date: 25 Oct 1862
      Death Place: Salt Lake City Utah