about 1867–
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of Cottam

When Cottam was born about 1867, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, her father, Thomas Cottam, was 47 and her mother, Caroline Smith, was 47.

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Thomas Cottam
Caroline Smith
Mary Ann Cottam
Emma Cottam
George Thomas Cottam
Catharine Jane Cottam
Thomas Punter Cottam
Charles Smith Cottam
Sarah Ellen Cottam

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World Events (3)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1928 · Fire in the Temple

Age 61

In November of 1928, there was a fire that destroyed the annex of the St. George Temple.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): variant of Cotton .

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

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