Francis Marion Cottrill Jr

1912–28 February 1953 (Age 41)
Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Francis Marion

When Francis Marion Cottrill Jr was born in 1912, in Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States, his father, Francis Marion Cottrill, was 25 and his mother, Artie Ruth Davis, was 22. He married Myrtle Lorena King in 1935, in Wood, West Virginia, United States. He died on 28 February 1953, in Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States.

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Francis Marion Cottrill Jr
Myrtle Lorena King
Marriage: 1935

Spouse and Children

Wood, West Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Mary Louise Cottrill


    Ruth Naomi Cotrill


World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 0

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 15

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cottrell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis M Cotrill in household of Frank M Cotrill, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Francis Cottrill in household of F M Cottrill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Francis M Cottrill in entry for Charles Hubert Duckworth and Carol Ann Cottrill, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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