'Cotton08'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Cotton of Bold, Cotton of Poughill, Cotton of Tiscot

Humphry Cotton of Bold, Staffordshire
m. Ann Kinardesley (dau of John Kinardesley of Loxley)
1. William Cotton of Boulde (Bold) (d by 1609)
  m1. Elizabeth Malony (dau of Sir Richard Malony, Lord Mayor of London)
  A. Walter Cotton of Crukemarsh, Staffordshire (d 1613)
  m. Elizabeth Yonge (dau of William Yonge of Kenton, sister of Margaret)
  i. William Cotton
  B.+ other issue - Thomas, Philip, Mary, Ann, Elizabeth
  m2. Margaret Yonge (dau of William Yonge of Kenton, sister of Elizabeth)
2. Matilda Cotton
  m. John Padsey of Sutton



John Cotton (d c1629)
m. Johan Cary
1. William Cotton 'of Hartland' (bur 30.11.1645)
  A. Mary Cotton
  m. (21.07.1636) Anthony Luttrell
  B. Winifred Cotton
  m. (05.10.1643) Peter Nicoll
2. Edward Cotton of Tiscot in Poughill, Cornwall (bur 24.08.1658)
  m. Thomasine Oliver (bur 1584, dau of Walter Oliver of Kilkhampton)
  A. Robert Cotton of Tiscot (bur 16.11.1694) 
  Vivian identifies Robert's wife as Margaret, dau of Walter Oliver of Kilkhampton. Provisionally, we follow Maclean in identifying her as ...
  m. Margaret Challwill (dau of Gregory Chalwilll of Keckmish in Morwenstow)
  i. Edward Cotton of Ivy Leaf in Poughill (b 1649-50, bur 02.07.178)
  m. Mary Ahston (dau of John Ashton of Ivy Leaf by _ Norden)
  a. Edward Cotton of Keckmish in Morwenstow (bpt 10.05.1693, a 1766, d unm?)
  b. John Cotton (bpt 22.11.1695) had issue
  m. Edith Bryant
  c. James Cotton of Launcells May (bpt 07.07.1699, a 1766, d by 06.1780)
  m. (05.06.1728) Mary Hayne (dau of Richard Hayne of Trevivian by Margaret, dau of Bernard Davy of Poughill)
  (1) Richard Cotton of Trenance (bpt 19.02.1742, 2nd son)
  m. Agnes Sampson (dau of _ Sampson (by Honour), sister of John of Trenance)
  (A) James Cotton
  m. Francis Rodd
  (B) James Sampson Cotton (b c1791, bur 15.02.1846) had issue
  m. Jane George (b 1784-5, bur 23.03.1865)
  (C) Agnes Cotton (dsp)
  m. Nicholas House of Crantock
  (D) Anne Cotton (b 11.09.1778, d 06.07.1863)
  m. (12.08.1802) James Courtenay (b 08.1788, d 27.08.1860)
  (E) Juliana Cotton
  m. Robert Acott
  (F) Mary Cotton
  m. Richard Stephens
  (G) Jane Cotton (d unm)
  (2)+ other issue (a 1766) - James (b 30.03.1729), Anne (bpt 12.09.1731, d unm)
  d. Margaret Cotton (a 1766)
  m. Thomas Ashton of Welcombe (a 1766)
  e. Mary Cotton (a 1766, d unm?)
  ii.+ other issue - John (dsp), Robert (dsp), Joan
  B.+ other issue - John (dsp), Richard (dsp), Juliana (bpt 01.12.1609)
3.+ other issue - Robert, Richard (had issue)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : 'Deanery of Trigg Minor' (vol 1, 1873, Sir John Maclean, 'Pedigree of Cotton and Amy', p652)
(2) For lower section : 'Deanery of Trigg Minor' (vol 1, 1873, Sir John Maclean, 'Pedigree of Cotton and Amy', p656+) with a little support from Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Cotton', p242))
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