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William Burton Cosden
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1921
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1991
Mount Holly
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA

William Burton Cosden was the son of William Amos Cosden and Margaret A. (Lloyd) Cosden.

Wm. B. Cosden was co-founder of the Cosden Paint Co. in Beverly, Burlington Co., NJ. He sold the business in 1963.
(Source: Obit, Wm. B. Cosden.)

He married Sara Frances Sever, who was born on 15 Mar 1922 in Medford, Burlington County, NJ and died on 6 Feb 2008 in Edgewater Park, Burlington County, NJ.

Children:
James Wayne Cosden (1950-1998)
Richard Burton Cosden (born 1951)

William B. Cosden served in the U.S. Army Signal Corp. during WWII (honorable discharge 1945). He had enlisted in the US Army 8 Jan 1942 in Philadelphia, PA. He developed Diabetes Mellitus in March of 1980. He studied research chemistry, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, and then 2 years Chemical Engineering at Drexel Institute, Philadelphia, PA. He also studied Credit and Financial Analysis (Dun and Bradstreet) and business insurance (LUTC). His business experience spans over 39 yrs., almost all in industrial production coatings. He worked for Cosden Chemical Coatings Corp., Beverly, NJ; Egyptian Lacquer Mfg. Co., Kearny, NJ; PPG Industries, Delaware, Ohio; and Reliance Universal, Inc., Somerset, NJ. Has operated in the capacity of General Partner, President, Asst. Director of Sales, Sales Manager, and Acct. Executive. In Sep 1984, he became a full-time consultant to industry, relating to pollution regulations and other regulatory statutes.
(Source: Biography, William B. Cosden.)

Wm. B. Cosden died at Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly, Burlington County, NJ.

Biographic information generously provided by Find A Grave member Sue W. Thompson.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Amos Cosden (1896 - 1953)
  Margaret A Lloyd Beugless (1904 - 1996)
 
 Spouse:
  Sara Frances Sever Cosden (1922 - 2008)
 
 Children:
  James W Cosden (1950 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Memorial Park
Cinnaminson
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section 7, Lot 124
 
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Record added: Jul 22, 2010
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William Burton Cosden
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William Burton Cosden
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