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Cottom in Illinois
Posted by: Donna Gill (ID *****9918) Date: October 17, 2004 at 20:22:52
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I am looking for a bit of information on the following family. Thank you in advance if you can provide any information on them.
Donna

Descendants of Henry Cottom

Generation No. 1

1. HENRY1 COTTOM1,2 was born March 1875 in ILL, and died June 17, 1942 in Taylorville, Christian Co., IL. He married MARY JOSEPHINE RITTER3,4,5 August 23, 1899 in Christian Co., IL, daughter of BENJAMIN RITTER and SOPHIA MCPHERSON. She was born November 1879 in ILL.

Notes for HENRY COTTOM:
IRAD Death Index
COTTOM HENRY M/W Y-66 0000175 1942-06-17 CHRISTIAN TAYLORVILLE

More About HENRY COTTOM:
Occupation: 1900, Bar Tender

Marriage Notes for HENRY COTTOM and MARY RITTER:
IRAD Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900
Groom Bride Date Vol./Page License No. County
COTTOM, HENRY RITTER, JOSIE 08/23/1899 00C/0194 00009766 CHRISTIAN

       
Children of HENRY COTTOM and MARY RITTER are:
       i.       JOHN D.2 COTTOM6, b. 1901, Christian Co., IL.
       ii.       MERLE M. COTTOM6, b. 1905, ILL.



Endnotes

1. 1900 Federal Census, ILL., Christian Co., Taylorville Twp., Taylorville City, Roll T623_242, Enum. June 6, ED 23, Pg. 8 B, Ward 1, Visit 183, Head.
2. 1910 Federal Census, IL., Christian Co., Taylorville Twp., Taylorville City, Roll T624_235, Enum. April 18, Ward 4, Pg. 86 (2A), Visit 40, Head.
3. 1880 Federal Census, IL., Macoupin Co., Dist. 108, Bunker Hill Twp., Roll T9_232, Pg. 73 B, Sheet 30, Enum. June 11th, Visit 71, With Grandparents & parents.
4. 1900 Federal Census, ILL., Christian Co., Taylorville Twp., Taylorville City, Roll T623_242, Enum. June 6, ED 23, Pg. 8 B, Ward 1, Visit 183, W/husband.
5. 1910 Federal Census, IL., Christian Co., Taylorville Twp., Taylorville City, Roll T624_235, Enum. April 18, Ward 4, Pg. 86 (2A), Visit 40, W/husband.
6. 1910 Federal Census, IL., Christian Co., Taylorville Twp., Taylorville City, Roll T624_235, Enum. April 18, Ward 4, Pg. 86 (2A), Visit 40, W/parents.



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