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Cotton family

Works: 6 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 11 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  History  Pictorial works  Archives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BT135,
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Most widely held works by Cotton family
One child a Cotton family Christmas( Recording )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genealogy by Cotton family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A bound ms. genealogy of the Cotton family of England, ancestors and relatives of the New England puritan John Cotton, prepared by Horatio Gates Somerby. The second volume is a copy of the first by William Gray Brooks. Includes 2 letters to Brooks from Charles Francis Adams. Includes genealogical charts, biographical information, and sketches and engravings of Trinity College (University of Cambridge). Also, engravings of buildings and scenes in Lincoln and Boston, England. 300 pages
Papers by Thomas Prince( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Colonial Massachusetts and New England documents collected by Thomas Prince for his "Chronological History of New England in the Form of Annals" (1736). Included are letters to and from influential political figures in colonial Mass., among them Sir Edmund Andros, Joseph Dudley, John Cotton, Simon Bradstreet, Joseph Hinckley (Prince's maternal grandfather), Edward Randolph, Elisha Cooke, and Jacob Leisler. Among the topics discussed are the governments of the Massachusetts and Plymouth Bay Colonies, the Territory and Dominion of New-England following the revocation of the Mass. Bay charter in 1684, the imprisonment of Andros and Randolph in 1689, and relations between England and the colonies. Also included are Cotton and Increase Mather papers and other Cotton and Mather family papers, and letters between Prince and his brother Nathan
Cotton family papers by Cotton family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of correspondence, business papers, miscellaneous personal papers, pocket journals, a lithograph, a map, and a dissertation of the Cotton family from 1810-1939. The correspondence consists of letters from the Cotton family, Blackshear family, related families, and their business acquaintances. Business papers are of James W. Cotton and Charles Cotton, and include receipts, bonds, mortgages, accounts, and tax notices. Personal papers are of various family members and include estate papers of James W. Cotton and Charles C. Blackshear. Clippings relate to Charles C. Blackshear's world travels, and particularly to Java, Indonesia; his pocket memo books contain notes on his 1906 and 1912 trips. The lithograph is of John Cleveland Salter, son of Eliza and C.J. Salter; the map is of Java. The dissertation is Charles C. Blackshear's and was written for his Johns Hopkins degree (1890)
Papers by Cotton family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Notes on Francis Cotton of London and Sir William Cotton. Wills and probates of wills of the following: William Cotton, Francis Cotton of Kelvedon, Robert Andrew Mather, James Backhouse Walker, Robert Mather, Joseph Francis Mather, Thomas Bourne Mather, Percival Henry Shephard, Josiah A. Cotton. Documents re land, including grant to Francis Cotton in Glamorgan 1842 and conveyances by Robert A. Mather (1884), Henry Propsting and others. Memorials of conveyance of land in Hobart, 1886-1955; in Pembroke, Cornwall, Devon and Buckingham; in Cambridge, Clarence, Bothwell and Langford
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