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History of the Cotton family : manuscript, [ca. 1728]-1755
History of the Cotton family : manuscript, [ca. 1728]-1755
Title
History of the Cotton family : manuscript, [ca. 1728]-1755
Description
History of the Cotton family with biographical information on Cotton, his mother, father, siblings, and some distant relations, including information on the Rosseter family, his mother's family line; often with transcripts of family letters. Also contains further genealogical information added by a later hand.
Autograph manuscript, initialed, with additions in a later, unidentified hand; and a typescript transcription (MS Am 1165.1).
Title supplied by cataloger.
Bound in half calf with marbled paper boards (MS Am 1165) and brown cloth (MS Am 1165.1).
Cotton (Harvard College AB 1698) was a schoolmaster and Indian missionary.
MS Am 1165-1165.1. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Creator
Cotton, Josiah , 1680-1756
Repository
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Date
1728-1755
Format
print
2 v. (239, 77 leaves) ; 22 and 28 cm.
Language
eng
Type
Text
Genealogies-United states.
Family records.
Citation
Cotton, Josiah , 1680-1756, “History of the Cotton family : manuscript, [ca. 1728]-1755,” Colonial North American Project at Harvard, accessed September 24, 2017, http://colonialnorthamerican.library.harvard.edu/items/show/12063.