James F. Gibbons1

M, b. circa 1820
FatherReuben Gibbons1 b. c 1793, d. b 1870
MotherMary 'Polly' Maddox1 b. c 1795
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1820James F. Gibbons was born circa 1820 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 February 1840He married Sarah Bunting on 3 February 1840.2 

Family

Sarah Bunting b. c 1820, d. c 1895

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Sarah Bunting1

F, b. circa 1820, d. circa 1895
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1820Sarah Bunting was born circa 1820.1 
Marriage*3 February 1840She married James F. Gibbons, son of Reuben Gibbons and Mary 'Polly' Maddox, on 3 February 1840.1 
Married Name3 February 1840 As of 3 February 1840,her married name was Gibbons. 
Death*circa 1895Sarah Bunting died circa 1895.2 

Family

James F. Gibbons b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Robert H. Gibbons1

M, b. 1835, d. before 1870
FatherReuben Gibbons1 b. c 1793, d. b 1870
MotherMary 'Polly' Maddox1 b. c 1795
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*1835Robert H. Gibbons was born in 1835 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*before 1870He died before 1870 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Amanda Gibbons1

F, b. 1844
FatherReuben Gibbons1 b. c 1793, d. b 1870
MotherMary 'Polly' Maddox1 b. c 1795
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*1844Amanda Gibbons was born in 1844 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Amelia 'Milly' Lankford1

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1785Amelia 'Milly' Lankford was born circa 1785 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*22 November 1804She married Zadock Gibbons Sr., son of Thomas Gibbons and Mary (-----), on 22 November 1804 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name22 November 1804 As of 22 November 1804,her married name was Gibbons. 

Family

Zadock Gibbons Sr. b. 1765, d. b 1840

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Josiah Gibbons1

M, b. 1760
FatherThomas Gibbons1 b. 1729, d. 1795
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1735
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*1760Josiah Gibbons was born in 1760 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Samuel Gibbons1

M, b. 1772, d. after 1831
FatherThomas Gibbons1 b. 1729, d. 1795
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1735
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*1772Samuel Gibbons was born in 1772 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 December 1808He married Catherine McCready on 3 December 1808 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Death*after 1831Samuel Gibbons died after 1831 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Catherine McCready b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Catherine McCready1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1790Catherine McCready was born circa 1790 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 December 1808She married Samuel Gibbons, son of Thomas Gibbons and Mary (-----), on 3 December 1808 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name3 December 1808 As of 3 December 1808,her married name was Gibbons. 

Family

Samuel Gibbons b. 1772, d. a 1831

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

John Gibbons III1

M, b. circa 1724
FatherJohn Gibbons III1 b. c 1705, d. b 2 Jun 1735
MotherCatherine Warwick1 b. c 1705
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1724John Gibbons III was born circa 1724 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Mary Gibbons1

F, b. circa 1727
FatherJohn Gibbons II1 b. 1682, d. b 5 Mar 1734/35
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. 1752
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1727Mary Gibbons was born circa 1727 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Ezekiel Gibbons1

M, b. circa 1730
FatherJohn Gibbons II1 b. 1682, d. b 5 Mar 1734/35
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. 1752
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1730Ezekiel Gibbons was born circa 1730 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Ann Gibbons1

F, b. circa 1732
FatherJohn Gibbons II1 b. 1682, d. b 5 Mar 1734/35
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. 1752
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1732Ann Gibbons was born circa 1732 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

William Gibbons Sr.1

M, b. circa 1734
FatherJohn Gibbons II1 b. 1682, d. b 5 Mar 1734/35
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. 1752
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1734William Gibbons Sr. was born circa 1734 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1755He married Mary (-----) circa 1755.1 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1735

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1735
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1735Mary (-----) was born circa 1735.1 
Marriage*circa 1755She married William Gibbons Sr., son of John Gibbons II and Ann (-----), circa 1755.1 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Gibbons. 

Family

William Gibbons Sr. b. c 1734

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Margaret Gibbons1

F, b. circa 1736
FatherJohn Gibbons II1 b. 1682, d. b 5 Mar 1734/35
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680, d. 1752
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1736Margaret Gibbons was born circa 1736 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Stephen Costin IV1

M, b. 28 April 1712, d. before 1783
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*28 April 1712Stephen Costin IV was born on 28 April 1712 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1735He married Rhoda Costin, daughter of Matthias Costin and Sarah Chambers, circa 1735.1 
Death*before 1783Stephen Costin IV died before 1783.1 

Family

Rhoda Costin b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Comfort Costin1

F, b. 21 July 1715
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*21 July 1715Comfort Costin was born on 21 July 1715 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Elizabeth Costin1

F, b. 9 February 1717/18, d. 1772
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*9 February 1717/18Elizabeth Costin was born on 9 February 1717/18 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*2 August 1739She married Charles Dickerson on 2 August 1739.1 
Married Name2 August 1739 As of 2 August 1739,her married name was Dickerson. 
Marriage*1 January 1759Elizabeth Costin married Benjamin Benston on 1 January 1759.1 
Married Name1 January 1759 As of 1 January 1759,her married name was Benston. 
Death*1772Elizabeth Costin died in 1772 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family 1

Charles Dickerson b. c 1715

Family 2

Benjamin Benston b. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Charles Dickerson1

M, b. circa 1715
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1715Charles Dickerson was born circa 1715.1 
Marriage*2 August 1739He married Elizabeth Costin, daughter of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, on 2 August 1739.1 

Family

Elizabeth Costin b. 9 Feb 1717/18, d. 1772

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Benjamin Benston1

M, b. circa 1720
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1720Benjamin Benston was born circa 1720 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 January 1759He married Elizabeth Costin, daughter of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, on 1 January 1759.1 

Family

Elizabeth Costin b. 9 Feb 1717/18, d. 1772

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Esther 'Hester' Costin1

F, b. 9 February 1719/20
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited5 Oct 2015
Birth*9 February 1719/20Esther 'Hester' Costin was born on 9 February 1719/20 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*1738She married Robert (of Wm) Beauchamp, son of William (of Edmund II) Beauchamp and Comfort (-----), in 1738.3 
Married Name1738 As of 1738,her married name was Beauchamp. 
Will - Husb's*3 April 1772Esther was named in her husband's will on 3 April 1772 at Kent Co, DE. In his will Robert Beauchamp, yeoman, named heirs: Hester; sons Jessy, John, Coston, Stephen, Levy; daughter Grace Handy, wife of William Handy. Extrs: Wife Hester and son Coston. Witt: Jonathan Emerson, Benjamin Chipman and Henry Clampitt.4 

Family

Robert (of Wm) Beauchamp b. c 1718, d. b 18 Aug 1775
Children 1.Coston Beauchamp4 b. 17 Dec 1738
 2.Grace Beauchamp4 b. 8 Oct 1742
 3.Jesse Beauchamp4 b. 20 Mar 1745
 4.John Beauchamp4 b. 8 Oct 1747
 5.Levi Beauchamp4 b. 20 Feb 1750
 6.Stephen Beauchamp4 b. 26 Apr 1756
 7.Mary (of Robert) Beauchamp4 b. 26 Apr 1756

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 29 (The Beauchamp Family).
  3. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.
  4. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 30 (The Beauchamp Family).

Robert (of Wm) Beauchamp1

M, b. circa 1718, d. before 18 August 1775
FatherWilliam (of Edmund II) Beauchamp2 b. c 1698, d. b 7 Nov 1755
MotherComfort (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited5 Oct 2015
Birth*circa 1718Robert (of Wm) Beauchamp was born circa 1718 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Tax list1737He was on the tax list in 1737 at Annemessex Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Robert Beauchamp in the household of William Beauchamp.2 
Tax list1738He was on the tax list in 1738 at Annemesex Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a head of household.1 
Marriage*1738He married Esther 'Hester' Costin, daughter of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, in 1738.3 
Land sold*1 April 1745Robert (of Wm) Beauchamp sold land on 1 April 1745 at tract Discovery, Somerset Co, MD. On 7 Nov 1727 Joshua Kennerly of Dorchester Co sold this tract to Edmund Beauchamp. On 18 June 1734 William Beauchamp gave to brother Robert Beauchamp all rights. On 1 April 1745 Robert Beauchamp and wife Esther sold to William Beauchamp for 5 shillings.1 
Will*3 April 1772Robert made a will on 3 April 1772 at Kent Co, DE. In his will Robert Beauchamp, yeoman, named heirs: Hester; sons Jessy, John, Coston, Stephen, Levy; daughter Grace Handy, wife of William Handy. Extrs: Wife Hester and son Coston. Witt: Jonathan Emerson, Benjamin Chipman and Henry Clampitt.4 
Death*before 18 August 1775He died before 18 August 1775 at Kent Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.4 

Family

Esther 'Hester' Costin b. 9 Feb 1719/20
Marriage*1738He married Esther 'Hester' Costin, daughter of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, in 1738.3 
Children 1.Coston Beauchamp4 b. 17 Dec 1738
 2.Grace Beauchamp4 b. 8 Oct 1742
 3.Jesse Beauchamp4 b. 20 Mar 1745
 4.John Beauchamp4 b. 8 Oct 1747
 5.Levi Beauchamp4 b. 20 Feb 1750
 6.Stephen Beauchamp4 b. 26 Apr 1756
 7.Mary (of Robert) Beauchamp4 b. 26 Apr 1756

Citations

  1. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 29 (The Beauchamp Family).
  2. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 24 (Beauchamp Family).
  3. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.
  4. [S2201] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12, p. 30 (The Beauchamp Family).

Ann Mary Costin1

F, b. circa 1721
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1721Ann Mary Costin was born circa 1721 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Benton Costin Sr.1

M, b. circa 1723, d. before 28 June 1777
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited12 Jun 2019
Birth*circa 1723Benton Costin Sr. was born circa 1723 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1745He married Elizabeth Dickerson, daughter of Edmond Dickerson Jr., circa 1745.2 
Will*10 June 1777Benton made a will on 10 June 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*before 28 June 1777He died before 28 June 1777 at Broadkill Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family

Elizabeth Dickerson b. c 1725
Children 1.Benton Costin Jr.2 b. c 1745, d. b 25 Feb 1786
 2.Comfort Costin2 b. 12 Mar 1753, d. 3 Aug 1828
 3.Stephen Costin2 b. c 1755, d. a 1832
 4.Director Costin+2 b. c 1758, d. b 20 Jul 1784
 5.Somerset Dickerson Costin2 b. c 1760, d. b 12 Dec 1791
 6.Matthias Costin2 b. c 1762
 7.Joshua Costin2 b. c 1765
 8.Ezekiel Costin2 b. c 1766
 9.Euphemia Costin2 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Ezekial Costin Sr.1

M, b. circa 1725, d. before 10 December 1784
FatherStephen Costin III1 b. 16 Feb 1686/87, d. b 15 Jun 1728
MotherMary Elizabeth Fogg1 b. c 1692
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1725Ezekial Costin Sr. was born circa 1725 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Rebeckah (-----) circa 1750.2 
Will*30 October 1784Ezekial made a will on 30 October 1784 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Death*before 10 December 1784He died before 10 December 1784 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family

Rebeckah (-----) b. c 1730
Children 1.Ezekiel Costin2 b. c 1752
 2.John (of Ezekial) Costin2 b. c 1754
 3.Mary Costin2 b. c 1756

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Elizabeth Riggin1

F, b. circa 1725, d. 5 December 1760
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1725Elizabeth Riggin was born circa 1725 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 December 1745She married Matthias Costin Sr., son of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, on 29 December 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name29 December 1745 As of 29 December 1745,her married name was Costin. 
Death*5 December 1760Elizabeth Riggin died on 5 December 1760.1 

Family

Matthias Costin Sr. b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
Children 1.Mary Costin1 b. 15 Jan 1746/47
 2.Esther Costin+1 b. 13 Nov 1751, d. b 5 Dec 1826
 3.Comfort Costin1 b. 18 Oct 1755
 4.Levin Costin1 b. 18 Jul 1758

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

John Parsons1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1700John Parsons was born circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Child 1.Abigail Parsons+1 b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Mary Costin1

F, b. 15 January 1746/47
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherElizabeth Riggin1 b. c 1725, d. 5 Dec 1760
Last Edited14 Jan 2018
Birth*15 January 1746/47Mary Costin was born on 15 January 1746/47 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Benjamin(?) Simpson circa 1765.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Simpson. 
Will - Father's*7 June 1803Mary was named in her father's will on 7 June 1803 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Mathias Costen gave daughters Mary Simpson? and Esther Smith, land in Morumsco. To grandson Mathias Costen Taylor, land near Benjamin Cottman. To grandson William Costen, land on Morumsco Creek near Robert Riggen. To Comfort Maddux. To son William Costen (Extr) and tracts Costens Care & Costens Trouble. Witt: Levin Maddux, Isaac Harris & George Furniss.2 

Family

Benjamin(?) Simpson b. c 1745

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 23 (will of Mathias Costen).

Benjamin(?) Simpson1

M, b. circa 1745
Last Edited14 Jan 2018
Birth*circa 1745Benjamin(?) Simpson was born circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married Mary Costin, daughter of Matthias Costin Sr. and Elizabeth Riggin, circa 1765.1 

Family

Mary Costin b. 15 Jan 1746/47

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Esther Costin1

F, b. 13 November 1751, d. before 5 December 1826
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherElizabeth Riggin1 b. c 1725, d. 5 Dec 1760
Last Edited14 Jan 2018
Birth*13 November 1751Esther Costin was born on 13 November 1751 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Samuel Smith, son of William Smith and Mary (-----), circa 1775. 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Smith. 
Will - Husb's*14 June 1813Esther was named in her husband's will on 14 June 1813 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Samuel Smith named wife Esther Extr. To sons James & Samuel lands. To daughter Rosanna Smith land bounded by Beauchamp Davis, Jessee Adams, John Chapman, heirs of John Schoolfield dec'd, Elijah Boston, Phillip Adams, Thomas Adams dec'd & Henry H. Curtis. To daughter Rosanna a parcel of land where Thomas Potter now lives, parcel purchased of Pearce Chapman bounded by Levin Beauchamp, parcel purchased of William Adams bounded by John Chapman & William Boggs containing 92 1/2 acre. To daughters Elizabeth Boggs, Polly Lippencott, Hetty Gibbons & Rosanna Smith. Witt: Parker Selby, Zadock Long, John Stewart & Isaac Gibbons.2 
Will*15 December 1817Esther made a will on 15 December 1817 at Somerset Co, MD. In her will Esther Smith named 4 daughters - Elizabeth Boggs, Mary Pool, Hetty Gibbons and Rosanna Waters. William Boggs Extr. Witt: Elizabeth Williams, Isaac Williams and Elizabeth C. Lippincott.3 
Death*before 5 December 1826She died before 5 December 1826 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.3 

Family

Samuel Smith b. c 1754, d. b 21 Nov 1814
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smith+ b. c 1775
 2.James Smith b. c 1780, d. b 22 Mar 1858
 3.Samuel Smith2 b. c 1782
 4.Hetty Smith2 b. c 1784
 5.Mary 'Polly' Smith+ b. c 1785, d. b 29 Nov 1841
 6.Rosanna 'Rosey' Smith+ b. c 1790, d. b 6 Jun 1848

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 54 (will of Samuel Smith, wife Esther).
  3. [S2161] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 4, 1820-1837, p. 30 (will of Esther Smith).

Comfort Costin1

F, b. 18 October 1755
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherElizabeth Riggin1 b. c 1725, d. 5 Dec 1760
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*18 October 1755Comfort Costin was born on 18 October 1755 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Levin Costin1

M, b. 18 July 1758
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherElizabeth Riggin1 b. c 1725, d. 5 Dec 1760
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*18 July 1758Levin Costin was born on 18 July 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).

Matthias Costin Jr.1

M, b. 4 August 1771
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherSarah Parsons1 b. c 1750
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*4 August 1771Matthias Costin Jr. was born on 4 August 1771 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1795He married Peggy Riggin circa 1795.2 

Family

Peggy Riggin b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 73 (Costen Family).
  2. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Sarah Costin1

F, b. 13 September 1772
FatherMatthias Costin Sr.1 b. 9 Nov 1718, d. b 9 Apr 1805
MotherSarah Parsons1 b. c 1750
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*13 September 1772Sarah Costin was born on 13 September 1772 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Peggy Riggin1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1775Peggy Riggin was born circa 1775 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Matthias Costin Jr., son of Matthias Costin Sr. and Sarah Parsons, circa 1795.1 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Matthias Costin Jr. b. 4 Aug 1771

Citations

  1. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles.

Elizabeth Dickerson1

F, b. circa 1725
FatherEdmond Dickerson Jr.1 b. c 1700
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1725Elizabeth Dickerson was born circa 1725 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1745She married Benton Costin Sr., son of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, circa 1745.1 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Benton Costin Sr. b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
Children 1.Benton Costin Jr.1 b. c 1745, d. b 25 Feb 1786
 2.Comfort Costin1 b. 12 Mar 1753, d. 3 Aug 1828
 3.Stephen Costin1 b. c 1755, d. a 1832
 4.Director Costin+1 b. c 1758, d. b 20 Jul 1784
 5.Somerset Dickerson Costin1 b. c 1760, d. b 12 Dec 1791
 6.Matthias Costin1 b. c 1762
 7.Joshua Costin1 b. c 1765
 8.Ezekiel Costin1 b. c 1766
 9.Euphemia Costin1 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Edmond Dickerson Jr.1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1700Edmond Dickerson Jr. was born circa 1700.1 

Family

Child 1.Elizabeth Dickerson+1 b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Benton Costin Jr.1

M, b. circa 1745, d. before 25 February 1786
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1745Benton Costin Jr. was born circa 1745 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*before 25 February 1786He died before 25 February 1786 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Comfort Costin1

F, b. 12 March 1753, d. 3 August 1828
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*12 March 1753Comfort Costin was born on 12 March 1753 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Peter Clemens, son of Stephen Clemens and Susannah Mason, circa 1775.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Clemens. 
Death*3 August 1828Comfort Costin died on 3 August 1828 at Clemmonsville, Forsythe Co, NC, at age 75.1 

Family

Peter Clemens b. c 1752, d. 1 Nov 1815

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Stephen Costin1

M, b. circa 1755, d. after 1832
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited28 Aug 2019
Birth*circa 1755Stephen Costin was born circa 1755 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Elizabeth Milby, daughter of Levin Milby, circa 1785.1 
Death*after 1832Stephen Costin died after 1832.1 

Family

Elizabeth Milby b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Elizabeth Milby1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherLevin Milby1 b. c 1730
Last Edited28 Aug 2019
Birth*circa 1760Elizabeth Milby was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Stephen Costin, son of Benton Costin Sr. and Elizabeth Dickerson, circa 1785.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Stephen Costin b. c 1755, d. a 1832

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Levin Milby1

M, b. circa 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1730Levin Milby was born circa 1730.1 

Family

Child 1.Elizabeth Milby1 b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Somerset Dickerson Costin1

M, b. circa 1760, d. before 12 December 1791
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1760Somerset Dickerson Costin was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1780.1 
Death*before 12 December 1791Somerset Dickerson Costin died before 12 December 1791. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Somerset Costen was granted to wife Elizabeth Costen and Stephen Redden.1 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1760Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Somerset Dickerson Costin, son of Benton Costin Sr. and Elizabeth Dickerson, circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Costin. 
Administrator*12 December 1791Elizabeth was named as administrator of an estate on 12 December 1791 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Somerset Costen was granted to wife Elizabeth Costen and Stephen Redden.1 
Marriage*circa 1795She married William Spicer circa 1795.1 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was Spicer. 

Family 1

Somerset Dickerson Costin b. c 1760, d. b 12 Dec 1791

Family 2

William Spicer b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

William Spicer1

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1760William Spicer was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1795He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1795.1 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Matthias Costin1

M, b. circa 1762
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1762Matthias Costin was born circa 1762.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Director Costin1

F, b. circa 1758, d. before 20 July 1784
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1758Director Costin was born circa 1758 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will*3 July 1784Director made a will on 3 July 1784 at Sussex Co, DE. Her will names as heirs son Elisha Costen and brother Somerset Costen.1 
Death*before 20 July 1784She died before 20 July 1784 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 

Family

Child 1.Elisha Costin1 b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Elisha Costin1

M, b. circa 1780
MotherDirector Costin1 b. c 1758, d. b 20 Jul 1784
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1780Elisha Costin was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Euphemia Costin1

F, b. circa 1770
FatherBenton Costin Sr.1 b. c 1723, d. b 28 Jun 1777
MotherElizabeth Dickerson1 b. c 1725
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1770Euphemia Costin was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*26 January 1789She married Zachariah Pettyjohn on 26 January 1789 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Name26 January 1789 As of 26 January 1789,her married name was Pettyjohn. 

Family

Zachariah Pettyjohn b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Zachariah Pettyjohn1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited15 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1770Zachariah Pettyjohn was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*26 January 1789He married Euphemia Costin, daughter of Benton Costin Sr. and Elizabeth Dickerson, on 26 January 1789 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Euphemia Costin b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Rebeckah (-----)1

F, b. circa 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1730Rebeckah (-----) was born circa 1730.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Ezekial Costin Sr., son of Stephen Costin III and Mary Elizabeth Fogg, circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Ezekial Costin Sr. b. c 1725, d. b 10 Dec 1784
Children 1.Ezekiel Costin1 b. c 1752
 2.John (of Ezekial) Costin1 b. c 1754
 3.Mary Costin1 b. c 1756

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Ezekiel Costin1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherEzekial Costin Sr.1 b. c 1725, d. b 10 Dec 1784
MotherRebeckah (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1752Ezekiel Costin was born circa 1752 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

John (of Ezekial) Costin1

M, b. circa 1754
FatherEzekial Costin Sr.1 b. c 1725, d. b 10 Dec 1784
MotherRebeckah (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited8 Aug 2019
Birth*circa 1754John (of Ezekial) Costin was born circa 1754 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Mary Costin1

F, b. circa 1756
FatherEzekial Costin Sr.1 b. c 1725, d. b 10 Dec 1784
MotherRebeckah (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1756Mary Costin was born circa 1756 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Aydelotte circa 1775.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Aydelotte. 

Family

(-----) Aydelotte b. c 1755

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

(-----) Aydelotte1

M, b. circa 1755
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1755(-----) Aydelotte was born circa 1755.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Mary Costin, daughter of Ezekial Costin Sr. and Rebeckah (-----), circa 1775.1 

Family

Mary Costin b. c 1756

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 74 (Costen Family).

Henry Costin1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherIsaac Costin II1 b. c 1722, d. b 21 May 1776
MotherSarah McCready1 b. c 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1756Henry Costin was born circa 1756 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

Eli Costin1

M, b. circa 1758
FatherIsaac Costin II1 b. c 1722, d. b 21 May 1776
MotherSarah McCready1 b. c 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1758Eli Costin was born circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

Isaac Costin III1

M, b. circa 1760
FatherIsaac Costin II1 b. c 1722, d. b 21 May 1776
MotherSarah McCready1 b. c 1730
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1760Isaac Costin III was born circa 1760 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

Jesse Costin1

M, b. circa 1742, d. before 15 February 1768
FatherIsaac Costin II1 b. c 1722, d. b 21 May 1776
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1720
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1742Jesse Costin was born circa 1742 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married (-----) (-----) circa 1765.1 
Death*before 15 February 1768Jesse Costin died before 15 February 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Jesse Costen when his inventory was filed, next of kin listed were Leah and Mary Costen.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1745
Child 1.Levi Costin1 b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

Levi Costin1

M, b. circa 1765
FatherJesse Costin1 b. c 1742, d. b 15 Feb 1768
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1745
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1765Levi Costin was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 April 1772Levi was named in his grandfather's will on 24 April 1772 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Levi, son of Jesse Costen, in the will of Isaac Costen.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1720
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1720(-----) (-----) was born circa 1720. 
Marriage*circa 1742She married Isaac Costin II, son of Isaac Costin I and Rose Smullen, circa 1742. 
Married Namecirca 1742 As of circa 1742,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Isaac Costin II b. c 1722, d. b 21 May 1776
Child 1.Jesse Costin+ b. c 1742, d. b 15 Feb 1768

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1745
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1745(-----) (-----) was born circa 1745.1 
Marriagecirca 1765She married Jesse Costin, son of Isaac Costin II and (-----) (-----), circa 1765.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Costin. 

Family

Jesse Costin b. c 1742, d. b 15 Feb 1768
Child 1.Levi Costin b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 75 (Costen Family).

Caroline Milbourn1

F, b. circa 1825, d. 4 May 1860
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1825Caroline Milbourn was born circa 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*25 August 1846She married Henry B. Cottman, son of Benjamin Cottman and Polly Callahan, on 25 August 1846 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Henry Cottman and Caroline Milbourn.1 
Married Name25 August 1846 As of 25 August 1846,her married name was Cottman. 
Census w/husband*1850Caroline was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Caroline Cottman, age 25 in HH#955 headed by Henry Cottman, a 38 year old farmer.2 
Death*4 May 1860She died on 4 May 1860.3 

Family

Henry B. Cottman b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
Children 1.James H. Cottman2 b. 1847, d. 1925
 2.Charles E. Cottman4 b. Jul 1854

Citations

  1. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  3. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  4. [S588] John C. Barnes, 1860 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Sarah E. Long1

F, b. 22 July 1833, d. 24 February 1910
FatherJohn Handy Long2 b. c 1800, d. b 8 Aug 1865
MotherAnne 'Nancy' Gibbons2 b. c 1810
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*22 July 1833Sarah E. Long was born on 22 July 1833 at Cokesbury, Somerset Co, MD. She was baptized at St. Peter's Methodist Church, Hopewell.3 
Marriage*20 November 1860She married Henry B. Cottman, son of Benjamin Cottman and Polly Callahan, on 20 November 1860 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Married Name20 November 1860 As of 20 November 1860,her married name was Cottman. 
Census w/husband*1870Sarah was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Sarah Cottman, age 35 in HH#35 headed by Henry Cottman, a 60 year old farmer.5 
Census w/husband*1880Sarah was listed with her husband in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Sarah Cotman, a 44 year old wife in HH#9 headed by Henry Cotman, a 61 year old farmer.6 
Death*24 February 1910She died on 24 February 1910 at age 76.1 
Burial*Sarah was buried at Emmanuel Methodist Church, East Princess Anne, Somerset Co, MD.3 

Family

Henry B. Cottman b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
Marriage*20 November 1860She married Henry B. Cottman, son of Benjamin Cottman and Polly Callahan, on 20 November 1860 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Children 1.Elizabeth Katherine Cottman5 b. 27 Dec 1861, d. 27 Dec 1930
 2.Caroline Virginia 'Jennie' Cottman3 b. c 1863, d. 3 Mar 1942
 3.Ida F. Cottman5 b. Sep 1867, d. 4 Aug 1876
 4.John Benjamin Cottman5 b. 3 Sep 1869, d. 6 Sep 1931
 5.Benjamin Cottman6 b. c 1870
 6.William Allison Cottman6 b. 17 Sep 1871, d. 26 Feb 1949

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 53 (M2-31 John Handy Long).
  2. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 52-53 (M2-31 John Handy Long).
  3. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  4. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

James H. Cottman1,2

M, b. 1847, d. 1925
FatherHenry B. Cottman1 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherCaroline Milbourn1 b. c 1825, d. 4 May 1860
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*1847James H. Cottman was born in 1847 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Joseph H. Cottman, age 2 in HH#955 headed by Henry Cottman, a 38 year old farmer.1 
Census w/father*1860James was listed with his father in the census of 1860 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as James Cottman, age 13 in HH#604 headed by Henry Cottman, a 46 year old farmer.3 
Marriage*20 December 1887He married Marian M. Kelly on 20 December 1887 at Somerset Co, MD.4 
Death*1925James H. Cottman died in 1925 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Burial*James was buried at Quindocqua Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery adjacent to St. Pauls Churchyard, Marion, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as James H. Cottman, 1847-1925.2 

Family

Marian M. Kelly b. 1866

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  2. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  3. [S588] John C. Barnes, 1860 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  4. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Charles E. Cottman1

M, b. July 1854
FatherHenry B. Cottman2 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherCaroline Milbourn2 b. c 1825, d. 4 May 1860
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*July 1854Charles E. Cottman was born in July 1854 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/father*1860Charles was listed with his father in the census of 1860 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Charles Cottman, age 7 in HH#604 headed by Henry Cottman, a 46 year old farmer.2 
Census w/father1870Charles was listed with his father in the census of 1870 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Charles Cottman, age 15 in HH#35 headed by Henry Cottman, a 60 year old farmer.3 

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  2. [S588] John C. Barnes, 1860 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Elizabeth Katherine Cottman1

F, b. 27 December 1861, d. 27 December 1930
FatherHenry B. Cottman2 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherSarah E. Long2 b. 22 Jul 1833, d. 24 Feb 1910
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*27 December 1861Elizabeth Katherine Cottman was born on 27 December 1861 at Somerset Co, MD. Baptized at St. Peter's Church, Hopewell. Tombstone shows 1861.1 
Census w/parents*1870Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Eliza Cottman, age 6 in HH#35 headed by Henry Cottman, a 60 year old farmer.2 
Census w/parents1880Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Eliza Cotman, an 18 year old daughter in HH#9 headed by Henry Cottman, a 61 year old farmer.3 
Marriage*25 February 1903She married Joshua A. Powell on 25 February 1903 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Joshua A. Powell, a 44 year old widower and Eliza Cottman, age 42.4 
Married Name25 February 1903 As of 25 February 1903,her married name was Powell. 
Death*27 December 1930Elizabeth Katherine Cottman died on 27 December 1930 at King's Creek, Somerset Co, MD, at age 69.1 

Family

Joshua A. Powell b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  4. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Ida F. Cottman1

F, b. September 1867, d. 4 August 1876
FatherHenry B. Cottman2 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherSarah E. Long2 b. 22 Jul 1833, d. 24 Feb 1910
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*September 1867Ida F. Cottman was born in September 1867 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1870Ida was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Ida Cottman, age 4 in HH#35 headed by Henry Cottman, a 60 year old farmer.2 
Death*4 August 1876She died on 4 August 1876 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 8.1 

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

John Benjamin Cottman1

M, b. 3 September 1869, d. 6 September 1931
FatherHenry B. Cottman2 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherSarah E. Long2 b. 22 Jul 1833, d. 24 Feb 1910
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*3 September 1869John Benjamin Cottman was born on 3 September 1869 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as John Cottman, age 2 in HH#35 headed by Henry Cottman, a 60 year old farmer.2 
Death*6 September 1931He died on 6 September 1931 at Cokesbury, Somerset Co, MD, at age 62.1 

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Benjamin Cottman1

M, b. circa 1870
FatherHenry B. Cottman1 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherSarah E. Long1 b. 22 Jul 1833, d. 24 Feb 1910
Last Edited4 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1870Benjamin Cottman was born circa 1870 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1880Benjamin was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Benjamin Cotman, age 10 in HH#9 headed by Henry Cottman, a 61 year old farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

William Allison Cottman1

M, b. 17 September 1871, d. 26 February 1949
FatherHenry B. Cottman2 b. 1812, d. 18 Feb 1889
MotherSarah E. Long2 b. 22 Jul 1833, d. 24 Feb 1910
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*17 September 1871William Allison Cottman was born on 17 September 1871 at Perryhawkin, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1880William was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Princess Anne P.O., Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Cotman, an 8 year old son in a household headed by Henry Cotman, age 61.(COLOR:1,1,1,255,255,255)(:COLOR.)2 
Marriage*4 February 1903He married Laura Elizabeth Beauchamp on 4 February 1903 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Death*26 February 1949William Allison Cottman died on 26 February 1949 at Cokesbury, Somerset Co, MD, at age 77.1 
Burial*William was buried at Emmanuel Cemetery, Cokesbury, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Laura Elizabeth Beauchamp b. c 1885

Citations

  1. [S2292] Edited by Pauline Batchelder Matthew M. Wise, The Long Family of Maryland, p. 55-56 (M2-312 Sarah E. Long).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Joseph Cottman1

M, b. circa 1784
FatherJoseph Cottman2 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
MotherBridget (-----)2 b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1784Joseph Cottman was born circa 1784 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 June 1799Joseph was named in his father's will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jospeh Cottman named sons John (Extr) & Joseph (land) and daughters Hannah, Sushey & Jane.3 
Marriage*circa 1802He married Esther Hough Stewart circa 1802 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Mother's*7 May 1811Joseph was named in his mother's will on 7 May 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Joseph Cottman in the will of Bridget Cottman.4 
Will - Witnessed13 November 1815Joseph witnessed a will on 13 November 1815 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that John Woolford, George Dashiell & Joseph Cottman witnessed the will of William Cottman, wife Jane.5 
Will - Brother's*2 March 1816Joseph was named in his brother's will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother Jospeh Cottman and named Extr in the will of John Cottman, wife Biddy.6 
Will - Witnessed*2 July 1816Joseph witnessed a will on 2 July 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Joseph Cottman, Jane Cottman & George A. Dashiell witnessed the will of Janed Cottman, Wicomico Creek.7 

Family

Esther Hough Stewart b. 2 Jan 1776, d. 21 Apr 1813
Marriage*circa 1802He married Esther Hough Stewart circa 1802 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Child 1.Col. Joseph Stewart Cottman+ b. 16 Aug 1802, d. 28 Jan 1863

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census, p. 43 (Notes with the Joseph S. Cottman HH TR#1944).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  3. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 49 (will of Bridget Cottman).
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 59 (will of William Cottman, wife Jane).
  6. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).
  7. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 62 (will of Jane Cottman, Wicomico Creek).

Esther Hough Stewart1

F, b. 2 January 1776, d. 21 April 1813
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*2 January 1776Esther Hough Stewart was born on 2 January 1776 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1802She married Joseph Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman and Bridget (-----), circa 1802 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Married Namecirca 1802 As of circa 1802,her married name was Cottman. 
Death*21 April 1813Esther Hough Stewart died on 21 April 1813 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 37.1 
Burial*Esther was buried at St. Andrews Episcopal Churchyard, Pincess Anne, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Esther Hough Stewart, wife of Wm, 2 Jan 1776 -21 Apr 1813. (NOTE: Wife of Wm may be in error in Dryden's book, as it seems she should have been the wife of Joseph and the mother of Col. Joseph Stewart Cottman who she was buried near.)1 

Family

Joseph Cottman b. c 1784
Child 1.Col. Joseph Stewart Cottman+ b. 16 Aug 1802, d. 28 Jan 1863

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census, p. 43 (Notes with the Joseph S. Cottman HH TR#1944).

Elizabeth Dennis Cottman1

F, b. 30 August 1836, d. 19 July 1852
FatherCol. Joseph Stewart Cottman2 b. 16 Aug 1802, d. 28 Jan 1863
MotherElizabeth Upshur Dennis2 b. 17 Jan 1817
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*30 August 1836Elizabeth Dennis Cottman was born on 30 August 1836 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Trappe District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Elizabeth Cottman Jr., age 14, in HH#1944 headed by Joseph S. Cottman, a 47 year old farmer.2 
Death*19 July 1852She died on 19 July 1852 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 15.1 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at St. Andrews Episcopal Churchyard, Pincess Anne, Somerset Co, MD. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth Dennis Cottman, daughter of Joseph.1 

Citations

  1. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.
  2. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census, p. 43 (Notes with the Joseph S. Cottman HH TR#1944).

Esther Cottman1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherCol. Joseph Stewart Cottman1 b. 16 Aug 1802, d. 28 Jan 1863
MotherElizabeth Upshur Dennis1 b. 17 Jan 1817
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1840Esther Cottman was born circa 1840 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Esther was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Trappe District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Esther Cottman, age 10 in HH#1944 headed by Joseph S. Cottman, a 47 year old farmer.1 
Census w/parents1860Esther was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Trappe District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Esther Cottman, age 18 in HH#1759 headed by Joseph S. Cottman, a 56 year old farmer.2 

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  2. [S588] John C. Barnes, 1860 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Joseph Cottman1

M, b. 2 November 1761, d. before 18 June 1799
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
MotherMargaret Hayward (Hayward?)1 b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*2 November 1761Joseph Cottman was born on 2 November 1761 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1782He married Bridget (-----) circa 1782 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will*2 June 1799Joseph made a will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. To sons John Extr and Joseph lands. To daughters Hannah, Sushey and Jane. Witt: William Polk Sr., Josiah Polk & William Cottman.1,3 
Death*before 18 June 1799He died before 18 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1,3 

Family

Bridget (-----) b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
Children 1.Jane Cottman1 b. c 1782
 2.John Cottman1 b. c 1783, d. b 12 Mar 1816
 3.Joseph Cottman+1 b. c 1784
 4.Hannah 'Henny' Cottman+1 b. c 1785
 5.Susan 'Sushey or Suckey' Cottman1 b. c 1790, d. b 14 Jul 1829

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2362] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1751-1775, Book 3, p. 94 (Coventry Parish).
  3. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).

Bridget (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750, d. before 1 June 1813
Last Edited5 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1750Bridget (-----) was born circa 1750.1 
Marriage*circa 1782She married Joseph Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman and Margaret Hayward (Hayward?), circa 1782 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1782 As of circa 1782,her married name was Cottman. 
Will*7 May 1811Bridget made a will on 7 May 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. To daughters Jane Cottman, Susan Cottman, Henny Waters. To grandchildren William Edward Waters, Susan Jane Waters, Mary Hayward Waters, John Cottman Waters, children of daughter Henny. To son Joseph Cottman. Witt: William Cottman & Levin Walter.1,2 
Death*before 1 June 1813She died before 1 June 1813 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.1,2 

Family

Joseph Cottman b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
Children 1.Jane Cottman1 b. c 1782
 2.John Cottman1 b. c 1783, d. b 12 Mar 1816
 3.Joseph Cottman+1 b. c 1784
 4.Hannah 'Henny' Cottman+1 b. c 1785
 5.Susan 'Sushey or Suckey' Cottman1 b. c 1790, d. b 14 Jul 1829

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 49 (will of Bridget Cottman).

Jane Cottman1

F, b. circa 1782
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
MotherBridget (-----)1 b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1782Jane Cottman was born circa 1782 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 June 1799Jane was named in her father's will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jospeh Cottman named sons John (Extr) & Joseph (land) and daughters Hannah, Sushey & Jane.2 
Will - Mother's*7 May 1811Jane was named in her mother's will on 7 May 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Jane Cottman in the will of Bridget Cottman.3 
Will - Brother's*2 March 1816Jane was named in her brother's will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as sister Jane Cottman in the will of John Cottman, wife Biddy.4 
Will - Witnessed*2 July 1816Jane witnessed a will on 2 July 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Joseph Cottman, Jane Cottman & George A. Dashiell witnessed the will of Janed Cottman, Wicomico Creek.5 
Census head*1850Jane was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Hungary Neck, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Jane Cottman the head of HH#1672, age 68. Listed with her was Sophia Simms, age 25.6 
Census head1860Jane was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Hungary Neck, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Jane Cottman the head of HH#101, an 80 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000 and personal property valued at $500.7 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 49 (will of Bridget Cottman).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 62 (will of Jane Cottman, Wicomico Creek).
  6. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  7. [S588] John C. Barnes, 1860 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.

Priscilla Cottman1

F, b. circa 1818
FatherBenjamin Cottman2 b. c 1780, d. b 19 Jun 1832
MotherPolly Callahan3 b. c 1790
Last Edited11 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1818Priscilla Cottman was born circa 1818 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Anecdote*19 June 1832 On 19 June 1832 the Somerset County Orphans’ Court Proceedings show Henry, John & Priscilla Cottman are grandchildren & only heirs of Elijah McCallahan, who served in the Revolutionary War from the state of VA.4 
Census w/another*1850Priscilla was listed with another family in the census of 1850 at Salisbury District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Priscilla Cottman, age 32 in HH#16 headed by Major T. Ruark, a 50 year old sailor.1 
Marriage*18 July 1850She married John Carey on 18 July 1850 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John Carey and Priscilla Cottman.3 
Married Name18 July 1850 As of 18 July 1850,her married name was Carey. 

Family

John Carey b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S584] Ruth T. Dryden, 1850 Somerset County, Maryland, Census.
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Somerset Co, MD Orphan's Court Proceedings 1823-1838, p. 133.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Somerset County Orphans' Court Proceedings, 1823-1838, p. 133, 19 June 1832.

John Cottman1

M, b. circa 1783, d. before 12 March 1816
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
MotherBridget (-----)1 b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1783John Cottman was born circa 1783 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 June 1799John was named in his father's will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jospeh Cottman named sons John (Extr) & Joseph (land) and daughters Hannah, Sushey & Jane.2 
Will - Witnessed8 July 1800John witnessed a will on 8 July 1800 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that John Cottman, Peter Waters, Wm. Jones & Josiah Wilson Heath witnessed the will of John Dennis.3 
Will - Witnessed*19 March 1805John witnessed a will on 19 March 1805 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that John Cottman, Mathias Jones & Hannah Bishop witnessed the will of William Cottman, bother Lazarus Cottman.4 
Will - Witnessed1808John witnessed a will in 1808 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Leah Gale, Ballard Reed & John Cottman witnessed the will of Mary R. Hobbs.5 
Will - Extr*14 September 1811He was named as the executor of a will on 14 September 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that brother John Done, Jessee Hughes & John Cottman were named Extrs in the will of William Done.6 
Will - Grmoth's*7 March 1812John was named in his grandmother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as grandson John Cottman in the will of Margaret Cottman.7 
Marriage*9 November 1815He married Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble, daughter of George Kibble and Rosey (-----), on 9 November 1815 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Cottman and Bridgett Kibble.1,8 
Will*2 March 1816John made a will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife Biddy. To brother Joseph Extr. To John Alexander Hamilton Cottman, John Cottman Waters, Joseph Stewart Cottman and Sandy Kibble. To sisters Sussy and Jane Cottman. Friend Thomas Bayly Extr. Witt: Mathias Jones, Henry Hyland, Tubman Lowes & George Kibble.1,9 
Death*before 12 March 1816He died before 12 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1,9 

Family

Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble b. c 1795
Marriage*9 November 1815He married Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble, daughter of George Kibble and Rosey (-----), on 9 November 1815 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Cottman and Bridgett Kibble.1,8 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 28 (will of John Dennis).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 24 (will of William Cottman, brother Lazarus Cottman).
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 35 (will of Mary R. Hobbs).
  6. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of William Done).
  7. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  8. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  9. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).

Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble1,2

F, b. circa 1795
FatherGeorge Kibble3 b. c 1750, d. b 19 Aug 1817
MotherRosey (-----)3 b. c 1770
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1795Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble was born circa 1795.1 
Marriage*9 November 1815She married John Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman and Bridget (-----), on 9 November 1815 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Cottman and Bridgett Kibble.1,2 
Married Name9 November 1815 As of 9 November 1815,her married name was Cottman. 
Will - Husb's*2 March 1816Bridget was named in her husband's will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Biddy in the will of John Cottman, wife Biddy.4 
Will - Father's*5 May 1817Bridget was named in her father's will on 5 May 1817 at Somerset Co, MD. The will of George Kibble named children Beddy Cottman, Henny Kibble, James Kibble & Alexander Kibble.3 
Marriage*19 September 1820She married John H. Morris on 19 September 1820 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John H. Morris and Biddy Cottman.2 
Married Name19 September 1820 As of 19 September 1820,her married name was Morris. 

Family 1

John Cottman b. c 1783, d. b 12 Mar 1816
Marriage*9 November 1815Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble married John Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman and Bridget (-----), on 9 November 1815 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Cottman and Bridgett Kibble.1,2 

Family 2

John H. Morris b. c 1795
Marriage*19 September 1820Bridget 'Biddy' Kibble married John H. Morris on 19 September 1820 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John H. Morris and Biddy Cottman.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 66 (will of George Kibble, wife Rosey).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).

Hannah 'Henny' Cottman1

F, b. circa 1785
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
MotherBridget (-----)1 b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Edward Waters (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited28 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1785Hannah 'Henny' Cottman was born circa 1785 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 June 1799Hannah was named in her father's will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jospeh Cottman named sons John (Extr) & Joseph (land) and daughters Hannah, Sushey & Jane.2 
Marriage*15 May 1803She married Edward Mariott (85) Waters, son of William (46) Waters and Sarah Hayward, on 15 May 1803 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Edward Mariott Waters and Hannah Cottman.3 
Married Name15 May 1803 As of 15 May 1803,her married name was Waters. 
Will - Mother's*7 May 1811Hannah was named in her mother's will on 7 May 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Henny Waters in the will of Bridget Cottman.4 

Family

Edward Mariott (85) Waters b. 19 Mar 1773
Children 1.William Edward Waters4 b. c 1804
 2.Susan Jane Waters4 b. c 1806
 3.Mary Hayward Waters4 b. c 1808
 4.John Cottman Waters4 b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 49 (will of Bridget Cottman).

Susan 'Sushey or Suckey' Cottman1

F, b. circa 1790, d. before 14 July 1829
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
MotherBridget (-----)1 b. c 1750, d. b 1 Jun 1813
Last Edited8 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1790Susan 'Sushey or Suckey' Cottman was born circa 1790 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*2 June 1799Susan was named in her father's will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Jospeh Cottman named sons John (Extr) & Joseph (land) and daughters Hannah, Sushey & Jane.2 
Will - Mother's*7 May 1811Susan was named in her mother's will on 7 May 1811 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Susan Cottman in the will of Bridget Cottman.3 
Will - Brother's*2 March 1816Susan was named in her brother's will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as sister Sussy Cottman in the will of John Cottman, wife Biddy.4 
Will*14 January 1828Susan made a will on 14 January 1828 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*before 14 July 1829She died before 14 July 1829 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 49 (will of Bridget Cottman).
  4. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).

Joseph Cottman1

M, b. circa 1714, d. before 17 December 1793
FatherJohn Cottman (turner)2 b. c 1669
MotherMary Maddox2 b. 19 Feb 1679/80
Last Edited10 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1714Joseph Cottman was born circa 1714 at Annamessex Hundred, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1758He married Margaret Hayward (Hayward?) circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1,3 
Land bought*21 November 1766Joseph Cottman bought land on 21 November 1766 at Winter Range, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Thomas Hayward of Somerset County and William Hayward of Talbot County sold 172 acres of this tract to Joseph Cottman for 5 shillings.4 
Land bought16 August 1769He bought land on 16 August 1769 at tract Glade Swamp, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. George Corbin Jr. sold 45 acres of this tract to Joseph Cottman.3 
Land bought19 November 1772He bought land on 19 November 1772 at tract Baltimore, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. John Tull sold 105 1/4 acres of this tract to Joseph Cottman.5 
Tax list (land)*1783He was on the real estate tax list in 1783 at tract Beech Ridge Addition, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Joseph Cottman and charge with taxes on this tract.6 
Land bought*22 September 1783He bought land on 22 September 1783 at tract Beech Ridge Addition, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Matthias Coston sold 8 1/2 acres of this tract to Joseph Cottman.6 
Tax list (land)1783He was on the real estate tax list in 1783 at Winter Range, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Joseph Cottman and was charged with tax on 172 acres of this tract.4 
Land sold15 March 1787He sold land on 15 March 1787 at tract Glade Swamp, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret, sold 41 acres of this tract to Samuel Miles.3 
Anecdote*1790 He was of Coventry Parish and owned tract Winter Range in present Dublin District.1 
Land sold*14 September 1791He sold land on 14 September 1791 at tract Baltimore, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Joseph Cottman sold part of this tract to Benjamin Cottman, Levin Maddux, Neil Ritchie and wife Sarah and others. Then on 21 Oct 1791 Neil Ritchie and wife Sarah sold him 105 1/4 acres back.5 
Will*1 August 1793Joseph made a will on 1 August 1793 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. To wife Margaret her thirds. To son William, Extr, and dwelling plantatin, lands adjacent & thirds. To granddaughter Eliza Cottman, daughter of William. To son Lazarus, Extr, and tract Winter Range 172 acres, moneys due from William McBryde. Witt: Samuel Smith, Isaac Costen & John Spencer.1,7 
Death*before 17 December 1793He died before 17 December 1793 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family

Margaret Hayward (Hayward?) b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Marriage*circa 1758He married Margaret Hayward (Hayward?) circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1,3 
Children 1.John Cottman1 b. 3 Dec 1759
 2.Joseph Cottman+1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
 3.William Cottman (s/o Joseph)+1 b. 27 Oct 1763, d. b 16 Apr 1805
 4.Lazarus Cottman+1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
 5.Peter Waters Cottman1 b. 4 Sep 1769

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2358] Rob Hall, to Moody K. Miles, Info provided by Becky Miller.
  3. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 175 (tract Glade Swamp).
  4. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 432 (tract Winter Range).
  5. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 25-26 (tract Baltimore).
  6. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 46 (tract Beech Ridge).
  7. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 25 (will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret).

Margaret Hayward (Hayward?)1,2

F, b. circa 1740, d. before 4 August 1812
Last Edited10 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1740Margaret Hayward (Hayward?) was born circa 1740.1 
Marriage*circa 1758She married Joseph Cottman, son of John Cottman (turner) and Mary Maddox, circa 1758 at Somerset Co, MD.1,3 
Married Namecirca 1758 As of circa 1758,her married name was Cottman. 
Will - Husb's*1 August 1793Margaret was named in her husband's will on 1 August 1793 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Margaret in the will of Joseph Cottman.4 
Will*7 March 1812Margaret made a will on 7 March 1812 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. To grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman, Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman. To grandchildren Joseph S. and Sally Cottman of William. To grandson John Cottman. To Faskey Spencer daughter of John Spencer. Son Lazarus Cottman Extr. Witt: Joseph C. Oliver, Henry Townsend, Wm. F. Gibbons and Littleton Harris.1,5 
Death*before 4 August 1812She died before 4 August 1812 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.1,5 

Family

Joseph Cottman b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
Children 1.John Cottman1 b. 3 Dec 1759
 2.Joseph Cottman+1 b. 2 Nov 1761, d. b 18 Jun 1799
 3.William Cottman (s/o Joseph)+1 b. 27 Oct 1763, d. b 16 Apr 1805
 4.Lazarus Cottman+1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
 5.Peter Waters Cottman1 b. 4 Sep 1769

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 432 (tract Winter Range).
  3. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 175 (tract Glade Swamp).
  4. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 25 (will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret).
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).

John Cottman1

M, b. 3 December 1759
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
MotherMargaret Hayward (Hayward?)1 b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*3 December 1759John Cottman was born on 3 December 1759 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2362] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1751-1775, Book 3, p. 94 (Coventry Parish).

William Cottman (s/o Joseph)1

M, b. 27 October 1763, d. before 16 April 1805
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
MotherMargaret Hayward (Hayward?)1 b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Last Edited10 Dec 2013
Birth*27 October 1763William Cottman (s/o Joseph) was born on 27 October 1763 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Ann (-----) circa 1785.3 
Land bought1 November 1791William Cottman (s/o Joseph) bought land on 1 November 1791 at tract Waters Addition & Enlargement, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. George Waters sold 11 acres and 165 acres of this tract to William Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman.4 
Will - Father's*1 August 1793William was named in his father's will on 1 August 1793 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son William in the will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret. He was given my dwelling plantation. He also named granddaughter Eliza Cottman daughter of William.5 
Land bought9 October 1794He bought land on 9 October 1794 at tract Waters Addition & Enlargement, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. George Waters sold 11 acres and 165 acres of this tract to William Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman. (NOTE: Same details as in 1791.)4 
Land bought6 April 1796He bought land on 6 April 1796 at tract Baltimore, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Neil Ritchie, wife Sarah, sold 21 acres of this tract to William Cottman.6 
Land bought21 January 1797He bought land on 21 January 1797 at tract Havannah, Wicomico Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. John Whittingham Adams, John Timmons and wife Christiana Timmons of Sussex Co, DE sold to William Cottman claim on plantation of William Adams, no name or acrage. 17 Feb 1800 Charles Nutter and wife Louisa sold William Cottman rights to estate of William Adams in Duck Cove. 8 Oct 1805 Levin Farrington, William Cottman, Lazarus Cottman Extrs of William Cottman, sold to Andrew Adams.7 
Land bought16 October 1798He bought land on 16 October 1798 at tract Beech Ridge, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Levin Maddux, wife Polly, sold 10 acres of Addition to this tract to William Cottman.8 
Land bought*16 October 1798He bought land on 16 October 1798 at tract Costons Vineyard, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Levin Maddux, wife Polly, sold 21 acres of this tract to William Cottman.9 
Will - Witnessed*2 June 1799William witnessed a will on 2 June 1799 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that William Polk Sr, Josiah Polk and William Cottman witnessed the will of Joseph Cottman.10 
Land bought11 June 1799He bought land on 11 June 1799 at tract Windsor, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Henry Coston sold 26 acres of this tract to William Cottman.11 
Land sold*17 August 1799He sold land on 17 August 1799 at tract Costons Vineyard, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. William Cottman, wife Ann, sold to Levin Maddux, 13 1/4 acres.9 
Land bought27 August 1799He bought land on 27 August 1799 at tract Baltimore, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Levin Maddux, wife Mary, sold 21 1/4 acres of Addition to Beech Ridge & Baltimore to William Cottman.6 
Land bought*27 August 1799He bought land on 27 August 1799 at tract Beech Ridge & Baltimore, Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. Levin Maddux, wife Mary, sold William Cottman 21 1/4 acres of Addition to Beech Ridge & Baltimore.8 
Land bought19 February 1800He bought land on 19 February 1800 at tract Chance, Wicomico Hundred, Somerset Co, MD. Dr. Robert Dashiell of Nansamond Co, VA sold part of this tract devised to him by Matthias Dashiell (along with Dashiells Lott) to William Cottman son of Joseph Cottman of Somerset County.12 
Will*19 March 1805William made a will on 19 March 1805 at Somerset Co, MD. To friends Capt. William Cottman, Levin Farrington Extrs. Property to be sold to pay debts. To brother Lazarus Cottman. Witt: John Cottman, Mathias Jones & Hannah Bishop.1,13 
Death*before 16 April 1805He died before 16 April 1805 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1,13 
Anecdote*15 April 1807 On 15 Apr 1807 in Somerset Co, MD Levin Farrington, William Cottman and Lazarus Cottman sold Andrew Adams all the land of William Cottman, dec'd, as requested by his will. No tract names or acreages were shown.8,6 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1770
Marriage*circa 1785He married Ann (-----) circa 1785.3 
Children 1.Eliza Cottman5 b. c 1788
 2.Joseph S. Cottman3 b. c 1790
 3.Sally Cottman3 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2362] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1751-1775, Book 3, p. 94 (Coventry Parish).
  3. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  4. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 409 (tract Waters Addition & Enlargement).
  5. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 25 (will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret).
  6. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 26 (tract Baltimore).
  7. [S2198] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Wicomico County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 195 (tract Havannah).
  8. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 46 (tract Beech Ridge).
  9. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 102 (tract Costons Vineyard).
  10. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 54 (will of Joseph Cottman).
  11. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 428 (tract Windsor).
  12. [S2198] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Wicomico County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 61 (tract Chance).
  13. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 24 (will of William Cottman, brother Lazarus Cottman).

Lazarus Cottman1

M, b. 14 January 1766, d. 20 August 1842
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
MotherMargaret Hayward (Hayward?)1 b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2013
Birth*14 January 1766Lazarus Cottman was born on 14 January 1766 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*1 August 1793Lazarus was named in his father's will on 1 August 1793 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Lazarus in the will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret. He was named Extr, and given tract Winter Range containing 172 acres and money due from William McBryde.3 
Marriage*11 January 1797He married Elizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop, daughter of Dr. Smith Bishop and Hannah (-----), on 11 January 1797 at Somerset Parish, Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Lazarus Cottman and Betsey Bishop. The license was issued in Worcester County on 7 Jan 1797 and they were married in Somerset County on 11 Jan 1797.4,5 
Will - Brother's*19 March 1805Lazarus was named in his brother's will on 19 March 1805 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother Lazarus Cottman in the will of William Cottman.6 
Land sold*15 April 1807He sold land on 15 April 1807 at Somerset Co, MD. Levin Farrington, William Cottman and Lazarus Cottman sold Andrew Adams all the land of William Cottman, dec'd, as requested by his will. No tract names or acreages were shown.7 
Will - Mother's*7 March 1812Lazarus was named in his mother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Lazarus Cottman and named Extr in the will of Margaret Cottman. She also named grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman and Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman.8 
Will*20 August 1842Lazarus made a will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. To son James S., lands & to be Extr. To son Thomas E.H., to be Extr. To daughters Elizabeth Ann, Catharine R., Sarah T., Mary, Esther Hough Cottman. To granddaughters Sarah Ann Chapman, Elizabeth Maddux, Elizabeth Cottman, daughter of William. Mentioned a son John dec'd. To nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr. Witt: Issac M. Adams, Samuel K. Handy & Samuel S. Costen. His will was offered for probate 16 Sep 1842.9 
Death*20 August 1842He died on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 76.10 
Burial*Lazarus was buried at Rehobeth Episcopal Church Cemetery, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as Lazarus Cottman who died 20 Aug 1842 at the age of 78 years.10 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop b. c 1780
Marriage*11 January 1797He married Elizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop, daughter of Dr. Smith Bishop and Hannah (-----), on 11 January 1797 at Somerset Parish, Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Lazarus Cottman and Betsey Bishop. The license was issued in Worcester County on 7 Jan 1797 and they were married in Somerset County on 11 Jan 1797.4,5 
Children 1.Thomas E.H. Cottman9 b. c 1798
 2.William Smith Bishop Cottman+8 b. 20 Nov 1798, d. 14 Aug 1857
 3.John Alexander Hamilton Cottman9 b. 1799, d. 24 Nov 1836
 4.Margaret B. Cottman8 b. c 1802
 5.James S. Cottman9 b. c 1804
 6.Elizabeth Ann Cottman9 b. c 1808
 7.Esther Hough/Huff Cottman9 b. c 1810
 8.Mary Cottman9 b. c 1812
 9.Catharine R. Cottman9 b. c 1814
 10.Sarah T. Cottman9 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).
  2. [S2362] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1751-1775, Book 3, p. 94 (Coventry Parish).
  3. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 25 (will of Joseph Cottman, wife Margaret).
  4. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  5. [S2361] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1776-1800, Book 4, p. 78 (Somerset Parish, Somerset County).
  6. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 24 (will of William Cottman, brother Lazarus Cottman).
  7. [S1046] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland Land Records, p. 46 (tract Beech Ridge).
  8. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  9. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  10. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.

Peter Waters Cottman1

M, b. 4 September 1769
FatherJoseph Cottman1 b. c 1714, d. b 17 Dec 1793
MotherMargaret Hayward (Hayward?)1 b. c 1740, d. b 4 Aug 1812
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*4 September 1769Peter Waters Cottman was born on 4 September 1769 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 80 (Cottman Family).

Elizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1,2

F, b. circa 1780
FatherDr. Smith Bishop2 b. c 1750
MotherHannah (-----)2 b. c 1750
Last Edited10 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1780Elizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*11 January 1797She married Lazarus Cottman, son of Joseph Cottman and Margaret Hayward (Hayward?), on 11 January 1797 at Somerset Parish, Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Lazarus Cottman and Betsey Bishop. The license was issued in Worcester County on 7 Jan 1797 and they were married in Somerset County on 11 Jan 1797.1,3 
Married Name11 January 1797 As of 11 January 1797,her married name was Cottman. 

Family

Lazarus Cottman b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
Children 1.Thomas E.H. Cottman4 b. c 1798
 2.William Smith Bishop Cottman+5 b. 20 Nov 1798, d. 14 Aug 1857
 3.John Alexander Hamilton Cottman4 b. 1799, d. 24 Nov 1836
 4.Margaret B. Cottman5 b. c 1802
 5.James S. Cottman4 b. c 1804
 6.Elizabeth Ann Cottman4 b. c 1808
 7.Esther Hough/Huff Cottman4 b. c 1810
 8.Mary Cottman4 b. c 1812
 9.Catharine R. Cottman4 b. c 1814
 10.Sarah T. Cottman4 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 3 (tract Acquango).
  3. [S2361] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1776-1800, Book 4, p. 78 (Somerset Parish, Somerset County).
  4. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  5. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).

James S. Cottman1

M, b. circa 1804
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited5 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1804James S. Cottman was born circa 1804 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*7 March 1812James was named in his grandmother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. The will of Margaret Cottman named grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman and Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman.2 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842James was named in his father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son James S. Cottman in the will of Lazarus Cottman. He was given land and named Extr.1 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).

Thomas E.H. Cottman1

M, b. circa 1798
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited5 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1798Thomas E.H. Cottman was born circa 1798 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Thomas was named in his father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Thomas E.H. Cottman in the will of Lazarus Cottman. He was named Extr.1 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).

Elizabeth Ann Cottman1

F, b. circa 1808
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1808Elizabeth Ann Cottman was born circa 1808 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Grmoth's*7 March 1812Elizabeth was named in her grandmother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. The will of Margaret Cottman named grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman and Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman.2 
Marriage*22 March 1830She married John P. McCormick on 22 March 1830 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John P. McCormack and Elizabeth Ann Cottman.3 
Married Name22 March 1830 As of 22 March 1830,her married name was McCormick. 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Elizabeth Ann in the will of Lazarus Cottman.1 

Family

John P. McCormick b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Catharine R. Cottman1

F, b. circa 1814
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1814Catharine R. Cottman was born circa 1814 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 June 1842She married Theodorick B. Skinner on 1 June 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Theorodick B. Skinner and Katharine B. Cottman.2 
Married Name1 June 1842 As of 1 June 1842,her married name was Skinner. 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Catharine was named in her father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Catharine R. in the will of Lazarus Cottman.1 

Family

Theodorick B. Skinner b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Sarah T. Cottman1

F, b. circa 1814
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited5 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1814Sarah T. Cottman was born circa 1814 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Sarah was named in her father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Sarah T. in the will of Lazarus Cottman.1 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).

Mary Cottman1

F, b. circa 1812
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1812Mary Cottman was born circa 1812 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Grmoth's*7 March 1812Mary was named in her grandmother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. The will of Margaret Cottman named grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman and Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman.2 
Marriage*18 October 1831She married Charles T. Maddox on 18 October 1831 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Charles T. Maddux and Mary Cottman.3 
Married Name18 October 1831 As of 18 October 1831,her married name was Maddox. 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Mary was named in her father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Mary in the will of Lazarus Cottman.1 

Family

Charles T. Maddox b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Esther Hough/Huff Cottman1,2

F, b. circa 1810
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*circa 1810Esther Hough/Huff Cottman was born circa 1810 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*7 March 1812Esther was named in her grandmother's will on 7 March 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. The will of Margaret Cottman named grandchildren William S.B. Cottman, James S. Cottman, Margaret B. Cottman, Elizabeth Cottman, Esther Huff Cottman and Mary Cottman of son Lazarus Cottman.2 
Marriage*14 March 1826She married William L. McCormick on 14 March 1826 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William L. McCormick and Esther H. Cottman.3 
Married Name14 March 1826 As of 14 March 1826,her married name was McCormick. 
Will - Father's*20 August 1842Esther was named in her father's will on 20 August 1842 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Esther Hough Cottman in the will of Lazarus Cottman.1 

Family

William L. McCormick b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 47 (will of Margaret Cottman).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

John Alexander Hamilton Cottman1,2

M, b. 1799, d. 24 November 1836
FatherLazarus Cottman1 b. 14 Jan 1766, d. 20 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth 'Betsey' Bishop1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Dec 2013
Birth*1799John Alexander Hamilton Cottman was born in 1799 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Will - Uncle's*2 March 1816John was named in his uncle's will on 2 March 1816 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as John Alexander Hamilton Cottman in the will of John Cottman, wife Biddy.2 
Death*24 November 1836He died on 24 November 1836 at Somerset Co, MD.3 
Burial*John was buried at Rehobeth Episcopal Church Cemetery, Somerset Co, MD. His tombstone shows him as John Cottman who died 24 Nov 1836 aged 37 years.3 

Citations

  1. [S2233] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 5, 1837-1859, p. 19 (will of Lazarus Cottman, nephew Joseph S. Cottman, Extr).
  2. [S2172] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 23, 1800-1820, p. 60 (will of John Cottman, wife Biddy).
  3. [S593] Comp Ruth T. Dryden, Cemetery Records of Somerset County, Maryland.