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George Thomas Cottam
Original name: George T. Cottam
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1852
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1934
Utah, USA

COTTAM, GEORGE THOMAS (son of Thomas Cottam and
Caroline Smith). Born Oct. 29, 1853, at Salt Lake City.

Married Rachel Holt Oct. 6, 1874, at Salt Lake City (daugh-ter of James Holt and Parthenla Overton of North Ogden,
Utah), who was born June 14, 1856. Their children: Mary
Ann b. July 19, 1875; Rachel Parthenia b. March 2, 1877;
Caroline b. Dec. 3, 1878; George Thomas b. Oct. 1, 1880; Ada b. Sept. 22, 1884; James Franklin b. Sept. 22, 1884; Maggie b. Sept. 21, 1886; John Henry b. Sept. 30, 1888: Effle b. Nov. 23, 1890; Bertha Jane b. Nov. 13, 1892; Vilate b. March , 1895; Joseph Milton b. Dec. 14, 1897. Family home St. George, Utah.

Member of high priests quorum; ward teacher; had charge
of sacrament in Sunday school. County commissioner; city
councilman. Farmer and stockraiser.
-Pioneers and prominent men of Utah. page 88

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Cottam (1820 - 1896)
  Caroline Smith Cottam (1820 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Overton Holt Cottam (1856 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Cottam Miller (1875 - 1969)*
  Caroline Cottam Webb (1875 - 1901)*
  Rachel Cottam Mathis (1877 - 1900)*
  George T Cottam (1880 - 1890)*
  Ada Cottam Pace (1882 - 1956)*
  James Franklin Cottam (1884 - 1976)*
  Maggie Cottam Petty (1886 - 1972)*
  John Henry Cottam (1888 - 1936)*
  Effie Cottam McIntire (1890 - 1951)*
  Bertha Jane Cottam Petty (1892 - 1967)*
  Vilate Vivian Cottam Prince (1895 - 1986)*
  Joseph Milton Cottam (1897 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Cottam (1848 - 1848)*
  Emma Cottam Thompson (1850 - 1901)*
  George Thomas Cottam (1852 - 1934)
  Catherine Jane Cottam Romney (1855 - 1918)*
  Thomas Punter Cottam (1857 - 1926)*
  Charles Smith Cottam (1861 - 1950)*
  Sarah Ellen Cottam (1863 - 1863)*
  Sarah Ellen Cottam (1863 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint George City Cemetery
Saint George
Washington County
Utah, USA
Plot: A_H_135_4
 
Maintained by: Max Turpin
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 78225
George Thomas Cottam
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George Thomas Cottam
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