William Henry Cottle

22 March 1852–22 May 1928 (Age 76)
Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Cottle was born on 22 March 1852, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Cottle, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Brettell, was 22. He married Julia Yeromia Adelaide Miller on 5 February 1872, in Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 22 May 1928, in Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Plain City Cemetery, Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Cottle
Elizabeth Sarah Dummer
Marriage: 31 July 1879
Charles Henry Cottle
Sarah Adelaide Cottle
Walter Cottle
Emma Jane Cottle
Luella Elizabeth Cottle
Josephine Cottle
Laurence Nelson Cottle
Samuel Arthur Cottle
George Dewey Cottle
Eva Donnetta Cottle
Gwendoline Cottle
Alphia Lodema Cottle

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 July 1879Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 2
    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 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 20
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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.

    Story Highlight

    Henry Cottle The Utah Pioneer

    HENRY COTTLE, THE UTAH PIONEER (Note: Taken from the journal of William Henry Cottle, by LaPriel Roberts.) (Parenthesis are corrections by LaPriel.) Henry Cottle was the son of William Cottle (COCKL …

    Sources (58)

    • Wm H Cottle in entry for Alphia Lodema Cottle, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • William H Cottle, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Wm H Cottle in entry for Walter Cottle and Leah S Bunderson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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