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ter of Samuel Newton of Leeds). Only child: Thomas Henry
b. Jan. 31, 1853, m. Amelia Jane Lloyd.

Died Sept, 1864.

COPE, THOMAS HENRY (son of Thomas Cope and Martha
Newton). Born Jan. 31, 1853, Leeds, Eng.

Married Amelia Jane Lloyd Jan. 1, 1875, Pine Valley Utah
(daughter of Robert Lloyd and Eliza Goheen), who was
born Jan. 22, 1856. Their children: Thomas Robert b. Feb
21. 1876, m. Fanny Gale June 18, 1895; George Michael b
Dec. 13, 1877, m. Geneva Cox May 29, 1912; Martha Adaline
b. Feb. 1, 1880, m. Michael H. Gale Nov. 15, 1898; Raphael b
Jan. 20, 1882; Maurice Newton b. Feb. 24, 1885, m. DeEsta
Stewart Nov. 19, 1906; Benjamin b. July 4, 1887, m. Eliza-
beth Gilger March 17, 1909; Jennie b. Dec. 27, 1890, m. Len-
ard Reynolds June 21. 1908; James Austin b. March 29, 1893;
Elsie b. March 29, 1896; Hortense b. May 7, 1898; Orpha b
Sept. 6. 1900. Family resided Pine Valley, Panguitch and
Tropic, Utah.

High counselor in Panguitch stake; bishop of Tropic
ward. School trustee; county commissioner.

CORAY, HOWARD (son of Silas Coray and Mary Stephens
of Luzerne county, Penn.; latter came to Utah with her
children). Born May 6, 1817, Stevens county, N. Y. Came
to Utah Oct. 1850. John Sharp company.

Married Martha Jane Knowlton Feb. 6, 1841, in Illinois.
Member Nauvoo relief society; secretary first relief society
organized in Salt Lake. Personal friend of the Prophet
and Patriarch, Joseph and Hyrum Smith. Wrote a history
of Joseph, including his mother's memory of him. She had
a fair knowledge of law, philosophy, history, poetry, chem-
istry and geology. Was a member of the board of directors
of the Brlgham Young Academy, Provo. An earnest and
efficient Sunday school worker. She was the daughter of
Sidney A. Knowlton and Harriet Burnham of Illinois, pio-
neers 1849, and was born June 3, 1822. Their children:
Howard Knowlton. m. Mary Elizabeth Lusk; Martha Jane,
m. Theodore Belden Lewis; Harriet V., m. Wilson H. Dusen-
bury; Mary Knowlton, m. Orvll Clark Roberts; Sarepa Eliza-
beth, m. Theodore Belden Lewis; Helena Knowlton, m.
William D. Alexander; William Henry, m. Julia Ann Mundy;
Sidney Agernon, m. Lydia Ann Lerwill; George Quincey, m.
Catherine Ann Burt; Frank D., m. Elizabeth Sillers: Lewis
Laville, m. Julia Ann Aired; Don Rathburn, m. Elizabeth

High priest; missionary to southern states; clerk In pre-
siding bishop's office at Salt Lake City for five years; sec-
retary to Prophet Joseph Smith, with whom he became ac-
quainted at Nauvoo, 111., April, 1840, and for whom he had
unbounded trust and admiration during his entire life.
Assessor in Utah county; school teacher at Salt Lake City
and Provo; bookkeeper and accountant. Died Jan. 16, 1908,
at Salt Lake City, Utah.

CORAY, HOWARD KNOWLTON (son of Howard Coray and
Martha Jane Knowlton). Born April 10, 1842, at Augusta,
Van Buren county, Iowa. Came to Utah 1850, John Sharp

Married Mary Elizabeth Lusk Sept. 15, 1872, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of John Nicholson Lusk and Cythls Ann
Heeler of Schuyler county. Mo.). She was born April 4,
1833. Their child: Edna Helena b. Aug. 27, 1875. Family
home Salt Lake City, Utah.

Seventy; missionary to southern states 1867-69; bishop's
counselor. Farmer and stockralser.

CORBETT, DANIEL (son of Otis Corbett and Hannah Hus-
cock). Born May 16, 1807, Farmington, Franklin county,
Me. Came to Utah In 1849.

Married Elmlra Wright, Farmington, Me., who was born
July 18, 1811. Their children: Samuel b. Oct. 19, 1835, m.
Cammilla D. Jacobsen; John b. June, 1837, m. Emily Wood-
ard; Jonathan b. 1839; Betsy, m. John Casto: Elmlra O. b.
1845; Mary b. Dec. 21, 1848, m. Martin Harris; Daniel, m.
Alverett Fackrell. Family resided in Nauvoo, 111., Maino
and Salt Lake City.

Married Ann Jones 1863, Salt Lake City, who was born
Nov. 30, 1820.

Married Maria Roseland in Nov. 1865, Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Roseland and Bole Jensen, of Sweden),
who was born Nov. 1, 1826. Their children: George Q. b.
Nov. 28, 1866: Otis b. Dec. 21, 1868; -Oscar A. b. 1859; Ida C.
b. May 4. 1863.

Missionary to Maine 1869; 2nd counselor to bishop of 2nd
ward, Salt Lake City, 1864. Died June 28, 1892.



CORBETT SAMUEL (son of Daniel Corbett and Elmlra
Wright). Born Oct. 19, 1835, Farmlngton, Me.

Married Camrailla D. Jacobsen Oct. 2, 1860, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Niels Jacobsen and Annie Dorothy Jorgensen,
of Copenhagen, Denmark, pioneers 1849, handcart company).
She was born Dec. 4, 1840. Their children: Samuel b. Oct.
31, 1861; Marlon L. b. Jan. 20, 1864, m. Martha E. Woolsten-
hulme; Elmira V. b. Aug. 24, 1866; Annie C. b. Nov. 7, 1869,
m. Terry B. Hallett; Walter N. b. March 19, 1872; Sophie b.
March 15, 1874, m. Andrew Mathieson; Francis L. b. Oct. 23,
1876, m. Annie Tavlor; Stella C. b. Jan. 13, 1879. m. John
Jones; Mary E. b. June 14, 1881, m. Charles Percival; Flor-
ence R. b. Dec. 14, 1883, m. Harlen Gines; Thaddeus F. b.
March 22, 1887, m. Mary F. Hoover. Family resided Salt
Lake City and Kamas, Utah.

Seventy. Assisted to bring immigrants to Utah; Black
Hawk war veteran; took part In Echo Canyon campaign.
Farmer. Died Jan. 17, 1902.

CORBETT, MARION L. (son of Samuel Corbett and Cam-
milla D. Jacobsen). Born Jan. 20, 1864, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Married Martha E. Woolstenhulme Jan. 15, 1890, Logan,
Utah (daughter of James Woolstenhulme of England, and
Julia M. Du Hamell of France, pioneers of 1852-54, respec-
tively). She was born May 28, 1870. Their children: Ethel
C. b. Nov. 5, 1890, m. Ovey A. Richardson; Marion L., Jr., b.
Dec. 2, 1893; Martha E. b. Dec. 11, 1895; Otis R. b. Dec. 20,
1897; Freda B. b. May 10, 1900; Thora b. July 29, 1902; Lin-
ford b. Nov. 2, 1904; Robert S. b. Dec. 17, 1906; Reva J. and
Rada M. b. Nov. 28, 1911. Family home Kamas, Utah.

Missionary to northern states 1901-02; seventy; high
priest; 1st counselor to and later bishop of Francis, Utah.

CORDINGLEY, THOMAS. Born in Yorkshire, Eng. Came
to Utah 1853.

Married Mary Lee. Their children: William b. Aug 20,
1835, m. Permella Haggins Dec. 25, 1856; Sarah Ann, m.
Thomas Robertson.

CORDINGLET, WILLIAM (son of Thomas Cordingley and
Mary Lee). Came to Utah with parents. Born Aug. 20,
1835, Idle Bradsford, Yorkshire, Eng.

Married Permelia Haggins Dec. 25, 1856, Sprtng.ville, Utah
(daughter of William Haggins and Emellne Aker, pioneers
Oct. 10, 1853, Anthony W. Ivins company). She was born
May 23, 1841, Toms River, N. J. Their children: William
Thomas b. Dec. 1, 1857; Sarah Alice b. Jan. 24, 1860; George
Alonzo b. Dec. 22, 1861; Mary Emeline b. Jan. 14, 1864, m.
Simon C. Drollinger April 20, 1884; Stephen Lorenzo b. April
4, 1866, m. Janett McKimbrick July 18, 1900; John Huggins
b. Sept. 26, 1868, m. Jessie Jones Dec. 1, 1893; Howard Lee
b. July 2, 1871, m. Lillie Deel May 17, 1906; Enoch Ernest b.
April 28, 1874, m. Octora Keller April 3, 1907; Lula Permelia
b. Aug. 9, 1877, m. Simeon Allen Jones Oct. 4, 1894; Hannah
Flallio b. May 25, 1880, m. Heber B. Hardy March 10, 1897;
Seymour David b. April 29, 1884, m. Martha May Jones March
7. 1905.

Indian War veteran; member martial drum and flfe corps
at Springville, Fountain Green and Huntington, Utah. His
sons and daughters took part In the various pioneer activ-
ities as they grow to maturity, and are of the same stamp
as those who have reclaimed the desert and made It blossom
as the rose.

CORBRIDGE, WILLIAM. Born March 9, 1810, Thornley
Lane, Eng. Came to Utah Aug. 29, 1852, John Parker In-
dependent company.

Married Ellen Parker Jan., 1840 (daughter of John Parker
and Ellen Heskins, pioneers Aug 29, 1852, John Parker com-
pany). She was born July 7, 1817. Came to Utah with hus-
band. Their children: Helen b. Nov. 11, 1840, m. James
Hutchtns; John b. May 12, 1842, m. Hannah Lee Dec. 9, 1865;
Margarett b. Jan. 9, 1844; Mary Ann b. Oct. 5, 1845; William
Edward b. July 9, 1847, m. Elizabeth J. Lee; James N. b.
Aug. 18, 1849; Samuel R. b. Oct. 29, 1851; Isabella P. b. Feb.
9, 1854; Alice A. b. Nov. 29, 1855, m. George F. Hampton;
Amelia E. b. Feb. 8, 1858; Joseph H. b. Dec. 8. 1859, m.
Esther Anderson; Lorenzo b. Feb. 10, 1862. Family resided
Salt Lake City, Bountiful and Ogden, Utah, and Franklin.

Lived at Bountiful, Utah, 1853; Slatervllle, 1855, and Frank-
lin, Idaho, 1860. High priest; ward teacher. Indian fighter.

CORBRIDGE, JOHN (son of William Corbridge and Ellen
Parker). Born May 12, 1842, Thornley Lane, Eng.

Married Hannah Lee Dec. 9, 1865, Salt Lake City (daughter
of George Lee and Sarah Peaker, the former a pioneer Aug.
29, 1852, John Parker company). She was born Dec. 30, 1847,
Yorkshire, Eng. Their children: Sarah E. b. April 4, 1867,
m. R. J. Hyde, Jr., Dec. 21, 1887; John William b. Dec. 14, 1868,
m. Sarah L. Taylor Jan. 10, 1894; George A. b. Dec. 25. 1870,
b. Salena Harris Jan. 10, 1894; James H. b. Dec. 16, 1872, m.
Mary A. Thomson Jan. 10, 1900; Edward F. b. Dec. 26, 1874;
Charles N. b. Oct. 28, 1877, m. Pearl Claypool March 18, 1903;
Clarence F. b. May 29, 1880, m. Florence Golightly Dec.
5, 1906; Sylvester L. b. Sept. 5, 1882, m. Effle Stevens April
26, 1904; Leslie A. b. Nov. 4, 1884, m. Ruby Claypool Feb. 19,
1908; Olive H. b. Dec. 12, 1886, m. Francis Lewis April 17,
1907; Bertha M. b. Nov. 1, 1889, m. Albert Harding July IV,
1912. Family resided Franklin and Preston, Idaho.

Pioneer and Indian fighter Franklin, Idaho. Assisted
building railroad in Cache Valley. Ward recorder; ward
teacher; high priest.

CARBON, ALFRED (son of Sampson Cardon and Myra
Hampson of Liverpool. Eng.). Born Feb. 28, 1817, In Liver-
pool. Came to Utah Oct. 5, 1851, with his own company.

Married Emma Parker 1836, Burslem, Staffordshire, Eng.
(daughter of George Parker of Burslem, Staffordshire), who
was born May 24, 1819. Their children: Elizabeth, died;
George, died; Edwin Parker; Rachael Ann. died; Emma;
Alfred, died; Adelaide Amelia; Myra Green; William Henry;
Mary; Charles Edwin, latter four died; Eliza Almira; Sarah
Jane; Ida Victoria. Family home Willard, Utah.

High priest; missionary to Vermont, Missouri and Eng-
land 1844-51; bishop. Potter; brickmason; farmer. Died
March 13, 1871, Willard, Utah.

CARDON, EDWIN PARKER (son of Alfred Cardon and
Emma Parker). Born Oct. 7, 1841, Burslem, Staffordshire
Eng. Came to Utah Oct. 5. 1851, Alfred Cordon company

Married Sarah Voss Dec. 14, 1867, Salt Lake City (daughter
of Thomas Voss and Lucy Haddon, of Willard, Utah, pioneers
Oct. 17, 1862, Henry W. Miller company.) She was born
Sept. 11, 1847. Their children: Ida Pauline b. Sept. 10,
1868; Ada Amelia b. Sept. 29, 1870; Eliza Almira b. Oct. 23,
1872; Sarah Prlscilla b. May 5, 1875; Alfred b. Jan. 9, 1878;
Edwin Voss b. Feb. 3, 1882; Joseph Moroni b. Sept. 12, 1884;
Rachael Alice b. Dec. 27, 1886. Family home Willard, Utah.

President 59th quorum seventies; high priest; patriarch;
bishop's counselor; missionary to Missouri river, 1866.

CORNWALL, ALEXANDER (son of Thomas Cornwall and
Eliza Cloakson of Ireland). Born 1806, Drummond, Ireland
Came to Utah 1861, Capt. Asper company.

Married Eliza Nael 1827 (daughter of Joseph and Sarah
Nael of Ireland). She died in Ireland. Their children:
Debora b. 1828; William b. 1830; Joseph b. 1832; Alexander b
1835; Mary Jane b. 1837; Samuel b. 1842. Family home Mill
Creek, Utah.

High priest. Farmer. Died In 1880, at Mill Creek.

CORNWALL, JOSEPH (son of Alexander Cornwall and
Eliza Nael). Born Aug. 27, 1832, County Down, Ireland.

Married Charlotte Carter Nov. 29, 1862, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of John Carter and Sarah Bowley), who was born
June 21, 1840, In England. Their children: Joseph A. b.
Oct. 4, 1863, m. Mary Ellen Spencer; Samuel A. b. Jan. 18,
1866, m. Mary Neff; John W. b. Sept. 13, 1869; Luetta h. Dec.
17, 1871, m. Joseph Hanson; Earnest b. Sept. 23, 1874, m.
Maggie M. Miller; Mabel b. Nov. 26, 1878, d. 1880; Alma
Mullen b. Feb. 18, 1882, m. Leonora Jane Hill.

Missionary to Ireland; high priest.

COTTAM, JOHN. Born 1798 In England. Came to Utah about

Married Catherine Llvsey. Their children: Thomas; Jen-
ny; John; Ellon. Lived at Salt Lake City, Utah.

COTTAM, THOMAS (son of John Cottam and Catherlna
Livsey). Born Oct. 21, 1820, in England. Came to Utah
Sept., 1853.

Married Caroline Smith In 1849 at St. Louis (daughter of
Samuel Smith and Mary West of England), who was born
Oct. 9, 1820, and came to Utah In 1854. Their children:
Mary Ann b. 1850; Emma b. June 27, 1851; George Thomas b.
Oct. 29, 1853; Catherine Jane b. Jan. 7, 1855; Thomas Punter
b. Sept. 28, 1857; Charles Smith b. Sept. 16, 1861; Sarah Ellen
b. 1863.

Member of high priests quorum; ward teacher; superin-
tendent of Sunday school of 4th ward, St. George, Utah.
Janitor of St. George Tabernacle 18 years; turner and chair-
maker. Died November, 1896, St. George, Utah.

COTTAM, GEORGE THOMAS (son of Thomas Cottam and
Caroline Smith). Born Oct. 29, 1853, at Salt Lake City.

Married Rachel Holt Oct. 6, 1874, at Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of James Holt and Parthenla Overton of North Ogden,
Utah), who was born June 14, 1856. Their children: Mary
Ann b. July 19, 1875; Rachel Parthenia b. March 2, 1877;
Caroline b. Dec. 3, 1878; George Thomas b. Oct. 1, 1880; Ada
b. Sept. 22, 1884; James Franklin b. Sept. 22, 1884; Maggie
b. Sept. 21, 1886; John Henry b. Sept. 30, 1888: Effle b. Nov.
23, 1890; Bertha Jane b. Nov. 13, 1892; Vilate b. March ,
1895; Joseph Milton b. Dec. 14, 1897. Family home St. George,

Member of high priests quorum; ward teacher; had charge
of sacrament in Sunday school. County commissioner; city
councilman. Farmer and stockraiser.

COTTAM, JOHN (son of John Cottam and Catherine Llvsey
of Clltheroe, Lancashire, Eng.). Born Dec. 10, 1832, at Cllth-
eroe, Eng. Came to Utah October, 1852.

Married Anne Smith 1843, Chatbum, Lancashire, Eng.
(daughter of John and Nancy Smith of Chatbum, Lanca-
shire), who was born Feb. 18, 1824. Their children: William,
m. Evelyn Allen; Alma, m. Elizabeth Foster; Kathrlne. d.
Infant- Smith; John; Thomas; Albert; Anne; Hyrum, d. aged
13 years; Daniel, d. Infant: Heber. Family home Salt Lake

Teacher. Turner and chalrmaker. Died July 21, 1904, at
Salt Lake City.

COTTAM, HEBER (son of John Cottam and Anne Smith)
Born June 27. 1858, at American Fork, Utah.

Married Alice M. Bailey May 11, 1888, at Salt Lake City
(daughter of Charles Bailey and Martha Collier of England.



pioneers Sept. 15, 1868, John Gillespie company). She was
born March 13, 1855. Their children: Alice M. b. Oct. 27.
1889; Leila A. b. Aug. 16, 1891; Minerva B. b. Jan. 14. 1896.
Family home Salt Lake City.
General workman.

COTTLE, HENRY (son of William Cottle). Born May 3,
1822, Horsley, Gloucestershire. Engr. Came to Utah 186,
Independent company.

Married Elizabeth Brittle 1849 (daughter of Jesse Brittle
and Mary Round). She was taken prisoner in fight with
Indians July 24, 1866, near Laramie. and was never after-
ward seen. Her mother was killed, and father died three
weeks later from tomahawk wounds. Their children:
George, killed by Indians 1866; Thomas Edward; William
Henry, m. Julia Miller; m. Elizabeth S. Dummer; Annie.
Family home Ogden, Utah.

Elder. Died Dec. 19, 1872, Sacramento, Cal.

COTTLE, THOMAS E. (son of Henry Cottle and Elizabeth
Brittle, of England). He was born Nov. 22, 1850, Dudley,
Staffordshire, Engr. Came to Utah late in 1860, Capt. Dun-
can company.

Married Flora England Nov. 7, 1872 (daughter of John
England and Jane Povard, pioneers 1860, Capt. Duncan com-
pany; married May 4, 1834). She was born Nov. 6, 1856.
Their children: Floura Elizabeth b. Aug. 26, 1873, m. John
Negus Nov. 6, 1895; Thomas Henry b. March 21, 1876, m. Ella
Neal 1898; George Edward b. Jan. 26, 1878, died; Slener b.
March 20, 1880, died; Annie Jane b. Dec. 30, 1881, m. Joseph
P. Stock June 7, 1902; John b. Sept. 18, 1883, died; Charles
W. b. Aug. 13, 1884, m. Rose Hutchlns Feb. 2, 1906; Mary L.
Beatrice b. Nov. 25, 1885, m. Claude Kimball Sept. 3, 1907;
Myrtle b. Aug. 27, 1887, m. Morris Hodges April 3, 1908;
Jesse L. b. Sept. 16, 1892; Violet Tressle b. Dec. 20, 1894, died;
Reuben Francis b. April 27, 1896. Family home Plain City,
Weber county, Utah.

Missionary to central states two years; Sunday school
teacher. Settled at Ogden; moved to Plain City. Died March
28. 1908.

COTTLE, WILLIAM HENRY (son of Henry Cottle and Eliz-
abeth Brittle). Born March 22, 1852, Dudley, Worcester-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah in September, 1866, independent
company. On July 24, previous, he was badly wounded in
fight with Indians. All of this party were either killed or
wounded coming to Utah.

Married Julia A. Miller Feb. 5, 1872, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Stephen Miller and Mary Ann Humpery of Plain
City, Utah, pioneers Oct. 1860, Capt. Miller company). She
was born June 18, 1854. Their children: Mary Ann b. June
20, 1873; William Stephen b. June 4, 1876; Julia Y. A. b.
Nov. 2, 1878.

Married Elizabeth S. Dummer July 31, 1879, Salt Lake
City (daughter of William Dummer and Sarah Hyde of Salt
Lake City, pioneers Sept. 15, 1867, Capt. Seeley company).
She was born Feb. 29, 1860, Southampton, Eng. Their chil-
dren: Henry b. July 5, 1880; Sarah A. b. July 13. 1882; Walter
b. Oct. 1, 1884; Emma J. b. Oct. 26, 1886; Lulla E. b. Oct. 27,
1888; Josephine b. April 20, 1891; Lorance N. b. April 27, 1894;
Samuel A. b. May 28, 1896; George D. b. July 14, 1898; Eve
D. b. Aug. 26, 1901; Gwendoline b. Feb. 3, 1904; Alphia b.
March 31. 1907.

High priest; superintendent Sunday school, Poplar ward,
ten years. Chairman Poplar school board three years.

Cottrell and Augusta Ann of London, Eng.). Born May 9,
1811, London, Eng. Came to Utah Nov. 1874.

Married Mary Edwards Sept. 1831, London, Eng. (daughter
of John Edwards and Mary Dwen of London), who was born
1813. Their children: William and Mary, both died; James,
m. Amy Alymead; Charles, m. Eleanor Whlteman; Martha
Ann, m. Alfred Whiteman; Emma, m. Reuben Earl; Eliza-
beth; George, died.

Married Mary Ann Payne in London. Their children:
Edward A., m. Vina Steed; William, died; Lucy, m. John
Strange; August Ann; Lucy Mary; Raphael; George. Family
home Kaysvllle, Utah.

Died Nov. 6, 1878.

COTTRELL, CHARLES (son of Raphael Henry Cottrell and
Mary Edwards of London). Born April 3, 1835. in London.
Came to Utah Nov. 12, 1880, John Nicholson company.

Married Eleanor Whiteman May 27, 1855, In London
(daughter of Henry Whiteman and Hannah Pateman of
London). She was born May 22, 1836. Their children:
Charles R. H., d. Infant; James A., m. Edith S. Layton; Ra-
phael, m. Sarah Earner; George, m. Eliza G. Slack; Eleanor
S., m. William P. Burton; Charles, m. Erminia R. Layton;
Emma E. M., d. child; Louisa, d. child; Henry, d. boy; WalterV
m. Emllo Barton; Mary, d. infant; Emily; Alice, m. Louis J.
Bowers; Annie F., d. infant. Family resided London, Engr.,
and Davis county, Utah.

President of high priest quorum of Davis county, Utah;
president of Redding: branch, England; block teacher. Plas-
terer and contractor.

COTTRELL, GEORGE (son of Charles Cottrell and Eleanor
Whitman). Born May 27. 1861.

Married Eliza Cornelia Slack April 9. 1885, Kaysville,
Utah (daughter of William Slack and Eliza Frost of Kays-

ville, pioneers 1859, Frederick Kesler company). She was
born Aug. 1, 1860, at Kaysvllle. Their children: George
H. and William C., d. child; James Alfred b. April 6, 1891,
m. Martha Helen Whitman. Family home, Salt Lake City.

COTTRELL. JAMES ALFRED (son of Georgre Cottrell and
Eliza Cornelia Slack). He was born April 6, 1891. Kays-
vllle, Utah.

Married Martha Helen Whitman Oct. 4, 1910, at Salt Lake
City (daughter of Allen Heman Whitman and Christine
Camilla Pederson of Salt Lake City; they came to Utah
June, 1889). She was born June 23, 1892. Their child:
Violet Ethelyn.


COTTRELL, SAMUEL, (son of William Cottrell and Sarah
Jefferson of Manchester, Eng.). Born May 7, 1816, Warring-
ton, Lancashire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 9, 1852, Bryant
Jolley company.

Married Ellenor Taylor April 4. 1838, Manchester Old
Church, Eng. She was born March 5, 1819, Rimcon. Eng.
Their children: William; Joseph T.; Mary Jane; Sarah; Alice;
Laura Miranda; Samuel Henry; Ellenor Ann; Martha Ellen.
Family home Farmington, Utah.

Member 27th quorum seventies; choir leader 20 years.
Farmer. Died July 14, 1879. at Farmington.

COUL.AM, JOHN (son of John Coulam). Born Aug. 2, 1802,
at Louth, Lincolnshire, Eng. Came to Utah Sept. 23, 1849,
Orson Spencer company.

Married Sarah Cordon in Lincolnshire, Eng. (daughter of
John Cordon of Lincolnshire). She died April 14, 1849.
Their children: John, m. Sarah Jane Orton; Charles, died;
Fannie, m. John Baker; Henry, m. Sarah Bean; Sarah Jane,
m. John Helner; George, m. Elizabeth Horrocks. Family
home, Salt Lake City, Utah.

High priest. Carpenter. Died May 1877.

COULAM, HENRY (son of John Coulam and Sarah Cordon).
Born March 13, 1842, Louth, Eng. Came to Utah with par-

Married Sarah Bean Aug. 24, 1867, Salt Lake City, Utah
(daughter of Joseph Bean and Sarah Beanland, of Brad-
ford, Yorkshire, Eng.). She was born Feb. 11, 1847. Came
to Utah late In 1859. Their children: John Bean b. Dec 14
1868, died; Henry, Jr. b. July 24, 1871; Sarah Louisa b. March
21, 1874, died; Joseph Cordon b. July 25, 1876, died; William
Ezra b. Nov. 30, 1878, m. Ellen May Geary; George Franklin
b. March 31, 1881, m. Irene Romney; Alice b. Nov. 2 1883 m
Willard B. Richards, Jr.; Eliza b. Feb. 7, 1887. died. Family
home Salt Lake City.

Member 6th quorum seventies; missionary to England-
high priest. Carpenter.

COULT, JAMES (son of William Coult and Elizabeth Hln-
ton). Born April 26, 1837, in Essexshire, Eng. Came to
Utah Sept. 23, 1859.

Married Sarah Ann Traveller March 23, 1859, Philadephia
Pa. (daughter of Cornelius Traveller and Ann Eliza At-
kins of London, Eng., pioneers Sept. 1, 1860, John Smith
company). She was born Oct. 19, 1841. Their children:
William C. b. Feb. 10, 1860, d. child; Sarah Ann b. Dec. 18,
1861, m. Charles Collins; Joseph H. b. Dec. 21, 1863, drowned
when twenty-one; Amy E. b. March 22, 1866, m. Joseph Gil-
bert; James F. b. March 30, 1868. d. child; James E b March
18, 1869, m. Amia L. Hicks; Minnie A. b. July 13, 1871, m.
Everett Roberts; Jane A. b. Oct. 4, 1873, m. John H. McDon-
ald; Annie L. b. Jan. 30, 1876, d. child; Charles A. b. Aug. 10,
1877, m. Iva Thomas; Delia F. b. March 16, 1880. m. Carl I.
Hallstrom. Family home Salt Lake City, Utah.

Plasterer and contractor. Died Feb. 9, 1893.

COULT, JAMES E. (son of James Coult and Sarah Ann Trav-
eller). Born March 18, 1869, Salt Lake City.

Married Amia L. Hicks June 11, 1890, Logan, Utah (daugh-
ter of James H. Hicks of New York and Jane Ann Chase of
Vermont, pioneers Sept. 1850, Capt. Johnson, and 1853,
Joseph Thome companies, respectively). She was born
March 29, 1870. Their children: James Clyde b. Jan. 19
1892; Delance Hicks b. Feb. 22, 1894, d. March 11, 1894- Al-
thea Jane b. March 3, 1895; Viola Eloise b. March 12, 1899-
Ernest Hicks b. Jan. 15, 1910. Family home Salt Lake City'

Elder. Plasterer and contractor.

COVEY, BENJAMIN (son of Walter and Sarah Covey)
Born March 7, 1792, Dutchess county, N. Y. Came to Utah
Sept. 20, 1848, Lorenzo Snow company.

Married Almira Mack Oct. 23, 1836, Kirtland, Ohio (daugh-
ter of Stephen and Temperance Mack, of Sharon county
Vt., pioneers Sept. 20, 1848). She was born April 28, 1805
Their children: Enoch b. Aug. 26. 1837, m. Janett Car-
ruth Young; Joseph b. March 2. 1839, m. Elizabeth Parkin-
son; Alman b. June 20, 1841, died; Hyrum b. Aug. 6, 1843, m
Ellen Parkinson.

First bishop 12th ward, Salt Lake City. Farmer; shoe-
maker. Died March 13, 1868.

COVEY, ENOCH (son of Benjamin Covey and Almira Mack).
Born Aug. 26, 1837, in Caldwell county. Mo.

Married Janett Carruth Young March 22, 1864, Salt Lake
City (daughter^ of James Young and Janett Carruth, of



Houston Parish, Renfrewshire, Scotland, pioneers I860).
She was born Sept. 16, 1845. Their children: Grace C. b.
May 10, 1865, m. O. T. Papworth; William B. b. July 12, 1867.
m. Margaret A. Johnston; Stephen M. b. Nov. 14, 1869, m.
Hannah Saunders; Janett A. b. July 2, 1870, m. Jamea Klip-
pie; Andrew A. b. June 3, 1876, m. Theodosla N. Kent; Hyrum
T. b. Oct. 17. 1878, m. May Roberry; Mary E. b. June 19, 1881.
Family home Salt Lake City.

Sheepraiser. Died Nov. 11. 1902.

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