John Cottam, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1822 - 1903  (80 years)


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  • Name John Cottam 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 10 Dec 1822  Clitheroe, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1838 
    Residence 1851  Living Spring/Macedonia Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Endowed (LDS) 14 Mar 1854  [10
    Died 21 Jul 1903  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 24 Jul 1903 
    Person ID I7630  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father John Cottam,   b. 25 Jan 1792/1798, Bradford, Yorkshire West Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1878, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Catherine Livsey,   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) 
    Sealed P (LDS) 29 Jan 1957  LOGAN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5945  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ann Smith,   b. 18 Feb 1824, Newby, Yorkshire North Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1890, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Oct 1843  Chatburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 29 Jan 1957  LOGAN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Cottam,   b. 12 Feb 1844, Bradford, Yorkshire West Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alma Cottam
     3. Katherine Cottam
     4. Smith Cottam,   b. 1848, Kanesville (Council Bluffs), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Ann Cottam,   b. 2 Oct 1844,   d. 12 Oct 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F5950  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Ferguson Reid,   b. 28 Nov 1827, Kilbirnie, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1915  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1864 
    Family ID F5951  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Anna Gustava Johnson 
    Family ID F5952  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jul 1903 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 11, pp 736-739

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 821
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol 18, pp 450-459
      An Endudring Legacy, Vol. 10, pp 126-133

      VARIANTS:
      Birth Date: 1832
      Birthplace: West Bradford, Yorkshire, ENG
      Mothers Name: Catherine LIVSEY
      Marriage Place: Wife #1 West Bradford, Yorkshire, ENG

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "Rebaptized 10 August 1850"

  • Sources 
    1. [S325] Book - An Enduring Legacy, Pearce, Louise B., Editor, (Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1985), Vol. 10, pp 126-133.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 11, pp 736-739.

    3. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , Vol 18, pp 450-459.

    4. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 821.

    5. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    6. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    7. [S7767]

    8. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau, Iowa, Pottawattamie, District 21, #976.

    9. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

    10. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.