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Mary Biedelman “Auntie Cotton” <I>Arndt</I> Cotton

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Mary Biedelman “Auntie Cotton” Arndt Cotton

Birth
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
16 Sep 1896 (aged 86)
Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial
Allouez, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA Add to Map
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On July 6, 1861 at Racine, Wisconsin, Mary was mustered in as an Army nurse. She served in the hospital corps, 4th Wisconsin Regiment for 1 year.

Spouse = 82751228---BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH: Mary Budleman Arndt, daughter of John Penn Arndt and Elizabeth Carpenter Arndt, born at Wilkes Barre, Pa., October 31, 1809, died at Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 16, 1896. She married May 6, 1825, Captain John Winslow Cotton, USA. He was born at Plymouth, Mass., March 29, 1800, and died at Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 10, 1878. He graduated at West Point, in the class of 1823, and was inducted into the United States Army as second lieutenant. At the time of his marriage, he was captain in command at Fort Howard, Wisconsin. He served with distinction during the Civil War. Mrs Cotton likewise entered the United States service during the war. She was mustered in, July 6, 1861, as a nurse in the field hospital corps, of the Fourth Wisconsin Regiment, with which she served one year.CHILDRN (of Captain John W and Mary B Arndt Cotton):i. John Rossiter Cotton, born July 6, 1836, died Dec 24, 1890, married Carrie Augusta Redfern. ii. Elizabeth Arndt Cotton, born 1880, married Charles Royal Tyler.iii. Priscilla Jackson Cotton, born July 4, 1833, died June 30, 1855, married Colonel James Henry Howe.iv. Mary Gordon Cotton, born Aug 31, 1836, died Jan 4, 1893, married Colonel James Henry Howe.v. Charles Arndt Cotton, born August 6, 1845, lived in Green Bay, married Allene Jane Kennedy. SOURCE (GOOGLE Books): "The Story of the Arndts: The Life, Antecedents and Descendants of Bernhard Arndt, who Emigrated to Pennsylvania in the Year 1731", pages 234 & 235, Published Philadelphia by the Christopher Sower Company, 1922 - by John Stover Arndt (Warren Smedley Ely).
On July 6, 1861 at Racine, Wisconsin, Mary was mustered in as an Army nurse. She served in the hospital corps, 4th Wisconsin Regiment for 1 year.

Spouse = 82751228---BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH: Mary Budleman Arndt, daughter of John Penn Arndt and Elizabeth Carpenter Arndt, born at Wilkes Barre, Pa., October 31, 1809, died at Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 16, 1896. She married May 6, 1825, Captain John Winslow Cotton, USA. He was born at Plymouth, Mass., March 29, 1800, and died at Green Bay, Wisconsin, September 10, 1878. He graduated at West Point, in the class of 1823, and was inducted into the United States Army as second lieutenant. At the time of his marriage, he was captain in command at Fort Howard, Wisconsin. He served with distinction during the Civil War. Mrs Cotton likewise entered the United States service during the war. She was mustered in, July 6, 1861, as a nurse in the field hospital corps, of the Fourth Wisconsin Regiment, with which she served one year.CHILDRN (of Captain John W and Mary B Arndt Cotton):i. John Rossiter Cotton, born July 6, 1836, died Dec 24, 1890, married Carrie Augusta Redfern. ii. Elizabeth Arndt Cotton, born 1880, married Charles Royal Tyler.iii. Priscilla Jackson Cotton, born July 4, 1833, died June 30, 1855, married Colonel James Henry Howe.iv. Mary Gordon Cotton, born Aug 31, 1836, died Jan 4, 1893, married Colonel James Henry Howe.v. Charles Arndt Cotton, born August 6, 1845, lived in Green Bay, married Allene Jane Kennedy. SOURCE (GOOGLE Books): "The Story of the Arndts: The Life, Antecedents and Descendants of Bernhard Arndt, who Emigrated to Pennsylvania in the Year 1731", pages 234 & 235, Published Philadelphia by the Christopher Sower Company, 1922 - by John Stover Arndt (Warren Smedley Ely).


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  • Added: Feb 14, 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/48121355/mary_biedelman-cotton: accessed ), memorial page for Mary Biedelman “Auntie Cotton” Arndt Cotton (31 Oct 1809–16 Sep 1896), Find a Grave Memorial ID 48121355, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Allouez, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA; Maintained by Teri (contributor 47168082).