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Francis COTTON

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NSW Death 25796/1942 COTTON FRANCIS - RICHARD - - CHATSWOOD * 28 Nov 1942

The Sydney Morning Herald - Wed 2 Dec 1942 p.12
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COTTON.-November 28, 1942, at a private hospital, Frank Cotton, ... aged 85 years.

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Francis (Frank) Cotton b 5 May 1857 Adelaide Vol V page 53 – died 28 Nov 1942 Lindfield NSW
to Richard Cotton (1815-1872) & Esther Anne Payne (1820-1889)

Married Evangeline Mary Geake Lane (1854-1929) on 1st Jan 1883 Forbes NSW – reg 4884

Evangeline Mary Lane b 1854 Bathurst to Thomas Geake Lane (1827-1904) & Catherine Webb (?-1866) – her death
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/131632048?searchTerm=evangeline cotton
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/28048748?searchTerm=evangeline cotton

Father - Thomas Geake Lane b 29 March 1827 Basil Cornwall to Richard Lane (1789-1875) & Elizabeth Geake (1803-1865)
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/104075344?searchTerm=thomas geake lane

Thomas remarried after Catherine’s death in 1866 Orange NSW to Jane Pearse/Peirce (1830-1875)
her death
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/70584663?searchTerm=jane lane

Mother – Catherine – 18 Feb 1861
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/60491175?searchTerm=catherine lane
 

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Death 1872 COTTON Richard M Flinders Book 49 p.397

No death for Esther Cotton in 1889 in SA or NSW ??

Birth 1857 COTTON Francis M Richard COTTON Adelaide Book 11 p.53
 
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NSW Marriage V185113 85/1851 LANE THOMAS G - WEBB CATHERINE - IG= Wesleyan Bathurst, Hill End

NSW Bap V18541905 56/1854 LANE EVANGELINE M G - THOMAS G - CATHARINE
 

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Esther – Daily Telegraph 4 Jan 1889
COTTON – Dec 31st at Rosella Cottage, Havannah street Bathurst, Esther Ann, relict of Mr Richard Cotton of Adelaide, aged 68
 

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Three Towns Marriages - Plymouth St Andrew
m. 25 May 1826
Groom: LANE Richard
Bride: GEAKE Elizabeth

NSW Death 5044/1865 LANE ELIZABETH - THOMAS - PEGGY - ORANGE * 13 May 1865

NSW Death 8847/1876 LANE RICHARD - JAMES - JOHANNA - ORANGE * 20 Dec 1875
 

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Selina b. 23 Jul 1835 c. 21 Sep 1835 Mary Magdalene-Wesleyan, Launceston, Cornwall
Richard LANE & Elizabeth
Batch C065191


The Sydney Herald (NSW) - Mon 23 Apr 1838 p.2
SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE
ARRIVALS.
From Plymouth via the Cape of Good Hope, same day, having sailed from the former port the 2nd of December, and the latter the 4th of March, the ship Duchess of Northumberland, Captain Roxburgh, with 217 steerage passengers, principally mechanics and agricultural labourers with their wives and families. Passengers in the cabin, Mr. Verner, Mrs. Verner and 2 children, Mr. W. H. Barnes, Mr. S. J. Usher, Mr. J. Power, Mr. Lane, Mrs. Lane, Miss Geake, Mr. G. Ashe, Mr. T. Wilson, Mrs. Wilson and 5 children, Mr. Clarke, Mrs. Clarke and 2 children, Miss Lane, Thomas, Elisabeth, Catharine, and Selina Lane, W. Ronald, Esq. (surgeon). Intermediate passengers, Dr. Carter, Mr. Abbot, Mr. Hensley, Mrs. Hensley and 2 children, Mr. E. Mogride, Mr. H. Milford, Mr. James Lane, and Mr. John Lane.
 

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Marriage for Richard Cotton not in SA database.


Marriages Sep Qtr 1842
COTTON Richard Poplar 2 281
PAYNE Esther Ann Poplar 2 281
 
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Thomas Geake Lane
Christening Date 25 May 1827
Christening Place Paternoster Row Wesleyan Methodist Registry, London, England
Birth Date 29 Mar 1827
Birthplace Basil, Cornwall
Father's Name Richard Lane
Mother's Name Elizabeth Geake
Maternal Grandfather's Name Thomas Geake
Maternal Grandmother's Name Peggy
 
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1872
COTTON.—On the 30th September, at Warrow,
Port Lincoln, Richard Cotton, the beloved
brother of Mrs. Sarah Kither, Adelaide, and
Mrs. George Stephens, Gawler, in the 57th year
of his age.

That can't fit.

There is only one death in SA in the index in 1872 for a Richard Cotton.
 

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https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/39199368
South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thu 7 Jul 1870 Page 5
DEATH AT THE HOSPITAL.—On Tuesday even-
ing Richard Cotton died from the effects of
injuries received whilst limeburning at Milang
about three months ago. It is not certain
whether an inquest will be held.


There is a Richard Cotton, grocer of Rundle-street, Adelaide in 1850s.
 
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Geake on both sides. Thomas Geake Lane and Thomas Geake Webb.

NSW Marriage V185113 85/1851 LANE THOMAS G - WEBB CATHERINE - IG= Wesleyan Bathurst, Hill End

Marriages solemnized in the Parish of - in the County of - in the Year 18
No. -
I, Thomas Geake Lane do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with, the Wesleyan Methodist Church [signed] Thomas Geake Lane
I, Catherine Webb do hereby declare that I am a Member of, or hold Communion with, the Wesleyan Methodist Church [signed] Catherine Webb
I, Benjamin Chapman, of Bathurst, Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist Church, do hereby certify that Thomas Geake Lane, Bachelor, of Bathampton and Catherine Webb, Spinster, of Bathampton, were joined together in Wedlock by me on the Seventeenth day of April 1851, at Bathampton, in the presence of Richard Lane and Thomas Geake Webb, both of Bathampton.
Witnesses signed: Richard Lane, Thomas Geake Webb [signed] Benjamin Chapman Wesleyan Minister

NSW Bap V18541905 56/1854 LANE EVANGELINE M G - THOMAS G - CATHARINE

Wesleyan Baptisms in the Parish of Bathurst in the County of Bathurst 1854
Evangeline Mary Geake - Thomas Geake & Catherine Lane Abode: Bathamton Quality or Profession: Farmer When Born: May 11 1854 When Baptised: July 27 1854 By whom the Ceremony was performed: William Kalynack
 

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NSW Death 4093/1861 LANE CATHERINE - THOMAS - MARY - ORANGE * 18 Feb 1861

Empire (Sydney, NSW) - Wed 27 Feb 1861 p.1
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LANE.-On the 18th February, at Orange, Catherine, the beloved wife of Mr. T. G. Lane.

No age at death.

Thomas Geake Webb
BORN 29 Jun 1827
BAPTISED 26 Jul 1827 at Liskeard Wesleyan Methodist Circuit, England
DIED 27 Nov 1879 at Springfield, NSW
BURIED 29 Nov 1879 at Byng, NSW

FATHER Thomas Webb
MOTHER Mary Geake
 
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Day Month 18-Jan
Year 1829
Parish Circuit Or Chapel Liskeard, Wesleyan Circuit
Forename Catharine
Surname WEBB?
Age Or Date Of Birth 17 Dec 1828.
Father Forename Thomas
Mother Forename Mary
Residence Tredidle
Parish St. Germans, Cornwall
Status Or Occupation
Where Baptised Methodist Chapel, Liskeard
Notes Mary his wife, daughter of Thomas and Peggy GEAKE
Transcriber Notes Src: RG4/430
Transcriber Frances Kenshole
 

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Richard LANE b. 22 Nov 1789 ? d. 1875
Elizabeth GEAKE c. 15 Feb 1803 St Germans, Cornwall - Thomas & Peggy d. 1865

NSW Death 5044/1865 LANE ELIZABETH - THOMAS - PEGGY - ORANGE * 13 May

NSW Death 8847/1876 LANE RICHARD - JAMES - JOHANNA - ORANGE * 20 Dec

So Elizabeth and Mary are sisters.
 

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Birth 1857 COTTON Francis M Richard COTTON Adelaide Book 11 p.53

From a book at the State Library.

COTTON Francis (M) 5 May 1857 Adelaide par Richard COTTON & Esther Ann PAYNE dist Ade Book 11 p.53
 

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