Mary Cottingham

12 July 1848–1935 (Age 86)
Coningsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Cottingham was born on 12 July 1848, in Coningsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Cottingham, was 26 and her mother, Mary Sharp, was 27. She married Edward Found in 1883, in Lincolnshire, England. She lived in Lincoln St Swithin, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died in 1935, in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.

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Edward Found
Mary Cottingham
Marriage: 1883

Spouse and Children

    Edward Found



Lincolnshire, England

Parents and Siblings



    George Cottingham


    William Cottingham




    John Cottingham


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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 6

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 32

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 36

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places named Cottingham (‘homestead (Old English hām) of the people of (Old English -inga-) of a man named Cott or Cotta’), one in East Yorkshire and one in Northamptonshire.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Cottingham in household of William Cottingham, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Found in household of Edward Found, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Mary Found in household of Edward Found, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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