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Henry Cotton (1520 - abt. 1595)

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Henry Cotton
Born in Abbotts Ann, Hampshire,
Ancestors ancestors
Son of [uncertain] and [uncertain]
Husband of — married in London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in London, Middlesex, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 6 Aug 2010
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Henry Cotton, born 1521 in London,,Middlesex, England. Died about 1595 in London, Middlesex, England. Source: #S-2064673105 Husband of Ms Margaret Cotton — married 1552 in London,,Middlesex, England.

Research Notes

Henry Cotton is not shown as a son of Clement Cotton and Constance Leventhorpe in Cambridgeshire Visitation 1619:


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2017-02-07), entry for Henry /Cotton/. PEDIGREE RESOURCE FILE Person Count 19,325 Submission ID MMWC-2T1

S1. Geni Henry Cotton, born in 1521 in London, Middlesex, England. Died in 1595 in London. Son of Clemente Cotton and Constance Leventhorpe. Husband of Margaret Anne Marshal. Father of Mary.

S2. OurFamilyHistories. Henry Cotton, born 1521 in London. Married Margaret Anne Marshall in 1552 of London. Child: Mary

S105. Source S-2064673105, Repository: #R-2068617806,

S704. Source: S-2066701704 Repository: #R-2066702049 Ancestry


1. WikiTree profile Cotton-388 created through the import of Nelson Family Tree.ged on Jun 6, 2011 by Gregory Nelson.

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On 17 Mar 2015 at 11:27 GMT Bob Tonsmeire wrote:

Cotton-1292 and Cotton-21 appear to represent the same person because: Similar name, same dates, same family

On 22 Oct 2013 at 17:46 GMT Philip Smith wrote:

You may have missed the proposed merge – it is on the bottom left of the profile. Thank you.

On 22 Oct 2013 at 17:45 GMT Philip Smith wrote:

You may have missed the proposed merge – it is on the bottom left of the profile. Thank you.

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