Mary Cotterill

(circa 1796 - )
     Mary Cotterill was born circa 1796 in Lincolnshire.
     Mary Cotterill married Thomas Stanser as his second wife, in 1826 in Torksey, Lincolnshire.

Adam Cotton

Child of Adam Cotton

Adam Cotton

(25 August 1639 - )
     Adam Cotton was christened on 25 August 1639 in Lincolnshire. He was the son of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.

Ann Cotton

(before 16 February 1667 - )
     Ann Cotton was born before 16 February 1667 in Tothill, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson.

Ann Cotton

(20 August 1640 - )
     Ann Cotton was stillborn on 20 August 1640 in Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.

Ann Cotton

(18 May 1783 - )
     Ann Cotton was christened on 18 May 1783 in Withern, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Leach Cotton and Susanna Robinson.

Anne Cotton

(4 November 1743 - )
     Anne Cotton was christened on 4 November 1743 in Withern with Stain, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Ann Leach.

Bushie Cotton

(13 February 1597 - )
     Bushie Cotton was christened on 13 February 1597 in Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Adam Cotton.
     Bushie Cotton married Frances Fishewick on 16 June 1625 in Withern, Lincolnshire.
     Bushie Cotton married secondly Pernell Dighton on 27 August 1629 in Withern, Lincolnshire.
     Bushie Cotton made a will dated 8 March 1647 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. In the name of god amen, I Bushie Cotton of South Reston in the county of Lincoln, Tailor, being sick in body blessed be god, but well in mind do make this my last will and testament in the year of our lord god 1647. First I bequeath my soul into the hands of him that gave it me, and my body being dust and ashes to the ground from whence it came, and that estate which the lord hath been pleased to bestow upon me as followeth.

I give unto my eldest son being Robert the sum of 40s to be paid within half a year next after my death, his aquittance being a sufficient discharge to my executor; further I give unto my eldest daughter Elizabeth fifty shillings to be paid within half a year next after my death; her aquittance to be given for discharge to my executor. I do also give and bequeath unto my four youngest children the sum of four pounds a piece within the aforesaid half a year to be paid into the hands of Mr. Nicholas Newcomen my good friend who I make judicator of this my last will and testament. I devise also that interest for the money be paid half yearly unto my executor, until my two sons be at the age of eighteen years and my two daughters at the age of nineteen years, then that the money be paid into the hands of my four children, Adam, Vincent, Hester, and Parnel; they to give acquittance to my judicator; my will further is that if any of the aforesaid my four children shall depart their natural life that then their portions before given shall be equally divided amongst them surviving. I also give unto my eldest son Robert all my wearing appare11; further I give all those of my goods unto my dearly beloved wife whom I make sole executor of this my last will and testament; witness my hand this eighth day of March in the year of our lord god 1647.


Witness     Bushie     Cotton


Nicholas Newcomen     his     mark
Robert Cotton
his     mark


Interpretation of original document by Georgina Rayner.

Children of Bushie Cotton and Frances Fishewick

Children of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton

Edward Cotton

(before 15 August 1669 - )
     Edward Cotton was born before 15 August 1669 in Tothill, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson.

Edward Cotton

(before 20 October 1672 - )
     Edward Cotton was born before 20 October 1672 in Tothill, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson.

Elizabeth Cotton

(before 24 December 1665 - )
     Elizabeth Cotton was born before 24 December 1665 in Tothill, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson.

Elizabeth Cotton

(15 December 1713 - )
     Elizabeth Cotton was christened on 15 December 1713 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight.

Elizabeth Cotton

(say 1628 - )
     Elizabeth Cotton was born say 1628. She was the daughter of Bushie Cotton and Frances Fishewick.

Elizabeth Cotton

(24 January 1789 - )
     Elizabeth Cotton was christened on 24 January 1789 in Withern, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Leach Cotton and Susanna Robinson.

Hester Cotton

     Hester Cotton was the daughter of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.

John Cotton

(20 June 1634 - before 1647)
     John Cotton was christened on 20 June 1634 in Lincolnshire. He was the son of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.
     John died before 1647.

Leach Cotton

(1 April 1752 - 15 April 1791)
     Leach Cotton was christened on 1 April 1752 in Withern with Stain, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Ann Leach.
     Leach Cotton married Susanna Robinson on 19 August 1782 in Withern, Middlesex.
     Leach died on 15 April 1791 in Withern, Lincolnshire, aged 39.

Children of Leach Cotton and Susanna Robinson

Margaret Cotton

(before 14 January 1676 - )
     Margaret Cotton was born before 14 January 1676 in Prahran, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson.

Margaret Cotton

(25 August 1720 - )
     Margaret Cotton was christened on 25 August 1720 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight.

Mary Cotton

(10 November 1717 - )
     Mary Cotton was christened on 10 November 1717 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight.

Pernell Cotton

     Pernell Cotton was the daughter of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.

Peter Cotton

(22 September 1715 - )
     Peter Cotton was christened on 22 September 1715 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight.

Robert Cotton

(say 1626 - )
     Robert Cotton was born say 1626. He was the son of Bushie Cotton and Frances Fishewick.

Robinson Leach Cotton

(11 July 1784 - )
     Robinson Leach Cotton was christened on 11 July 1784 in Withern, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Leach Cotton and Susanna Robinson.

Vincent Cotton

(2 September 1711 - 11 April 1757)
     Vincent Cotton was christened on 2 September 1711 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. He is probably the son (& stepson) of Vincent (farmer) and his wife Zipporah Cotton who both died in 1748 at Withern. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight.
     Vincent Cotton married Ann Leach on 27 April 1740 in Keddington, Lincolnshire. The only other entry for that year was: On the 16 April 1740, Anne Cotton married Thomas Burman at Keddington. Vincent was a tailor in 1749, in Withern with Stain, Lincolnshire. M2.
     Vincent was buried on 11 April 1757 in Withern, Lincolnshire. Vincent Cotton, parish clerk.

Children of Vincent Cotton and Ann Leach

Vincent Cotton

(19 April 1749 - )
     Vincent Cotton was christened on 19 April 1749 in Withern with Stain, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Ann Leach.

Vincent Cotton

(5 August 1683 - 1748)
     Vincent Cotton was christened on 5 August 1683 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Elizabeth Unknown.
     Vincent Cotton married Mary Sleight on 26 June 1710 in Halton Holegate, Lincolnshire.
     Vincent Cotton married Zipporah Needam? (Cotton) before 1725. She may the widow Skipworth who married Vincent Cotton on 31 Dec 1724 at Gayton le Marsh. A Zippora/Zeporah Needam married John Skippeth on 9 May 1715 at Muckton.
     Vincent died in 1748 in Withern with Stain, Lincolnshire. Vincent Cotton, farmer.

Children of Vincent Cotton and Mary Sleight

Children of Vincent Cotton and Zipporah Needam? (Cotton)

Vincent Cotton

(9 February 1637 - 8 February 1683)
     Vincent Cotton was christened on 9 February 1637 in Authorpe, Lincolnshire.
. He was the son of Bushie Cotton and Pernell Dighton.
     Vincent Cotton married Margaret Hodgson on 16 May 1664 in South Reston, Lincolnshire. Vincent married (2) Elizabeth Unknown. Elizabeth was buried 13 Jan 1708, South Reston, Lincolnshire.

Vincent was buried 08 Feb 1683, South Reston, Lincolnshire.

Children of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson:
Elizabeth
Ann
Edward
William
Edward
Margaret
(You already have their birth dates)

Child of Vincent Cotton and Elizabeth Unknown:
Vincent, 05 Aug 1683, South Reston, Lincolnshire

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     Vincent Cotton married Elizabeth Unknown before 1683.
     Vincent was buried on 8 February 1683 in South Reston, Lincolnshire.

Children of Vincent Cotton and Margaret Hodgson

Child of Vincent Cotton and Elizabeth Unknown

Vincent Cotton

(14 May 1786 - )
     Vincent Cotton was christened on 14 May 1786 in Withern, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Leach Cotton and Susanna Robinson.

William Cotton

(11 February 1725 - )
     William Cotton was christened on 11 February 1725 in Willoughby with Sloothby, Lincolnshire. He was the son of Vincent Cotton and Zipporah Needam? (Cotton).