Painting by Archibald M. Willard
|Born:||October 1765, Guilford County, North Carolina|
|Died:||February 18, 1838, McNairy Co., TN|
|Buried:||Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL|
• Revolutionary War Soldier: Virginia (Captain) - Ancestry.com
• Son of Amos and Zelpha (Wimberly) Cotton, both living in North Carolina - Ancestry.com
• Married to Nancy Johnson on Dec. 20, 1786 in Rockingham, VA - Ancestry.com
• Father of:
1. Peter Cotton 1787-1862
2. Mary Cotton 1792-1881
3. Martha "Marthy" Cotton 1796-1852
4. Tabitha Allen Cotton 1801-1877
5. Charles K Cotton 1805-1862 - Ancestry.com
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• Patriot Database - Alabama's Revolutionary War Soldiers and Patriots Database on the Resources tab of the Alabama Society of the Sons of the American Revolution website.