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Narcisse Nelson "Nelson Cota" Cote
Birth: Jun. 4, 1833
Saint-François-du-Lac
Centre-du-Quebec Region
Quebec, Canada
Death: unknown, USA

DEATH DATE IS UNKNOWN AND NOT IN GRASS VALLEY, CA

NOTE: NARCISSE NELSON COTA IS NOT JOSEPH NAZAIRE COTA
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ACTUAL BAPTISMAL RECORD TRANSCRIBED BY ACGS 4/19/2016

BAPTISMAL RECORD OF NARCISSE COTE --BORN JUNE 3, 1833-BAPTISED JUNE 4, 1833 TAKEN FROM THE PARISH RECORDS OF ST-FRNCOISE-du-LAC, YAMASKA, QUEBEC, CANADA

Today, the fourth of June, one thousand eight hundred thirty-three, we undersigned priests have baptized Narcisse, born yesterday, of the marriage of Luc Coté, farmer in this parish, and of Julie Benoît. Godfather and godmother are Joseph Martel and [?] Prince, who could not sign, as well as the father who was present.
F. Aubry, Priest

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1833 BAPTISM RECORD ON DROUIN
Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
Name: Narcisse Cote
Event: Baptême (Baptism)
Baptism Year: 1833
Baptism Location: St-François-du-Lac, Québec (Quebec)
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FAMILY NOTES BY BARBARA A

COTE NARCISSE (AKA NELSON) was born in Canada. He is the son of Lucian Cote and Julie Benoit both born in Canada. He married Maria Philomena Morris (MORAS) in Manchester, New Hampshire, USA OR 12/12/1859 (per divorce papers)or on 11/26/1859 (per ST ANNE church records).

NARCISSE COTA/COTE AND MARIE PHILOMENA MORAS/MORRIS
They moved to Grass Valley, Nevada County, CA before 1861. They had three children Napoleon, Lucinda (Gallagher) and Josephine (Van Marter). Maria (Mary) and Nelson divorced in 1868 in Nevada County. Nelson moved to Frankstown, Washoe County, Nevada to work with his (half) sister Marie Chevrefils-Belisle Lonkey Page, in the lumber business. Nelson left Frankstown,Nevada and has not been seen or heard of again. His father was Lucian Cote and his mother was Julie Benoit both born in Canada. His brother Mitchell Cota and wife Lucinda also lived in Grass Valley, CA.

Source: family members who have researched this family in Canada and the US.
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5/1888-WILL PROBATE: FOR BROTHER, MITCHELL COTA's memorial.

Next of kin in the Petition is his only son Oliver Cota and his brothers Nelson Cota and Louis Belisle address unknown; and his sister Mrs. Mary Lonkey. (Mary Belisle Lonkey Page)

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SURNAME NOTE:They used the COTA spelling of name in Grass Valley, CA


CENSUS RECORDS
1860 No Census record located

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Nelson Cote
Birth Year: abt 1834
Age in 1870: 36
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1870: Franktown, Washoe, Nevada
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Nelson Cote 36
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1870 Nevada State Census Record
Surname, First Names: COTO, NELSON (COTA NELSON)
Age: 34 Sex: M
Profession: MILL LABORER
Able to Write: N Able to Read: N
Place of Birth: CANADA Month/Year Born: 0/
Marital Status: U Month Married: 0
Location Information County: WASHOE
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1870 Nevada Census
Nevada Census, 1860-1910
Name: Nelson Coto (Cota)
State: NV
County: Washoe County
Township: Franktown
Year: 1870
Page: 461
Database: NV 1870 Territorial Census Index
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NARCISSE NELSON FAMILY CENSUS

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Mary P Cota (X WIFE of Nelson )
Birth Year: abt 1842
Age in 1870: 28
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1870: Grass Valley, Nevada, Calif.
Household Members: Name Age
Mary P Cota 28
Napoleon Cota 9
Lucinda Cota 8
Josephine Cota 6
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luc Cote (1803 - 1835)
  Julie Benoit Belisle (1809 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Philomena Moras Morris Brown (1839 - 1872)
 
 Children:
  Napoleon Nelson Cota (1860 - 1952)*
  Lucinda Marie Cota-Cote Gallagher (1863 - 1897)*
  Josephine M Cota Van Marter (1864 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mitchell Cote Cota (1830 - 1888)*
  Narcisse Nelson Cote (1833 - ____)
  Marie Olive Cheverills-Belisle Lonkey Page (1842 - 1936)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Other.
Specifically: Unknown where remains are
 
Created by: Barbara A. in CA
Record added: Jan 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63956563
 


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