Hannah Cottrell

about 1645–after February 1680 (Age 35)
Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Cottrell was born about 1645, in Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, her father, Nicholas Cottrell I, was 54 and her mother, Mistress Cottrell, was 45. She married Nathaniel Osborne about 1670, in Newport, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died after February 1680, at the age of 35.

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Nathaniel Osborne
Hannah Cottrell
Marriage: about 1670
Nathaniel Osborne

Spouse and Children

    Nathaniel Osborne



about 1670
Newport, Rhode Island, British Colonial America


    Nathaniel Osborne


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

Name Meaning

French and English: status name for a cottager, from Old French coterel, a diminutive of cotier ‘cottager’ ( see Cotter 2).

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

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  • CottrellNicholasDescendants1638Page14
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hannah Cottrell -

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