Clara Louisa Cottle

19 August 1847–29 July 1913 (Age 65)
Bristol, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Clara Louisa

When Clara Louisa Cottle was born on 19 August 1847, in Bristol, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry G. Cottle, was 33 and her mother, Clara Siggrey, was 23. She married James Thomas Taylor on 12 October 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Barnstaple, Devon, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Albion, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 29 July 1913, in Almo, Cassia, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Almo, Cassia, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Thomas Taylor
Clara Louisa Cottle
Marriage: 12 October 1866
James Thomas Taylor Jr.
George John Taylor
Harry Taylor
Edward Taylor
Herman Helsman Taylor
Edith Louise Taylor
Clara Ruth Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +2 More Children

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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 7
    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.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (South western England):metonymic occupational name for an armorer, probably first derived from Old French cotel ‘coat of mail’; later examples may also derive from Old French cotel, coutel ‘short knife or dagger’ (from Late Latin cultellus), used to denote a cutler.perhaps also a habitational name from written forms of any of the three places in Devon named Cotleigh or Cotley.

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

    Sources (14)

    • Clara Louise Cottle in entry for Clara Ruth Taylor, "Idaho, Birth Index, 1861-1911"
    • Clara Cottle in household of Henry Cottle, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Clara Cottle in entry for Harry Taylor, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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