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Great-Grandfather Walter Cotten

Great-Grandfather Walter Cotten

Posted: 28 May 2000 1:21PM GMT
Edited: 26 Feb 2005 8:43AM GMT
Looking for relatives of great-grandfather. Family should be in some parts of NC-Greenboro,Asheboro,Asheville. Was married o Sudie Troxler she was a native american-blackfoot.
Posted: 2 Jun 2000 1:38PM GMT
Edited: 28 May 2002 7:46PM GMT
I was just curious when I read your message..For the first time, I have never heard someone mention blackfoot indian. Well my g-mother Claudine Cotton is blackfoot indian.Her parents where Nanny and Henry Cotton. They both are buried in Bear Creek N.C. Union Grove Baptist Church..

Re: Cotton

Posted: 2 Jun 2000 2:30PM GMT
Edited: 26 Feb 2005 8:43AM GMT
Actually its my great-grandmother which her surname is Troxler. She was married to a Cotton

Re: Cotton

Posted: 6 Jun 2000 5:32AM GMT
Edited: 28 May 2002 7:46PM GMT
Do you know her name?? my great grandfather Henry Cotton had some brothers..

Re: Cotton

Posted: 6 Jun 2000 1:33PM GMT
Edited: 26 Feb 2005 8:43AM GMT
My Greaat-grandfather name Walter Cotton from Asheboro,NC and was married to a Sudie Troxler. He had a brother name Arthur Gureny.
Posted: 6 Jun 2000 2:09PM GMT
Edited: 28 May 2002 7:46PM GMT
I spoke with my father wilbur Johnson jr who lives in bear creek N.C. I will not see him until the 4th of July weekend..I will get all of the names from him then..maybe there is some relations.I am hoping there might be..hang in there with me ok..my e-mail address is silkynyc@hotmail.com

Re: Cotton

Posted: 26 Feb 2005 9:06AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Cotton
Have you ever found out the brothers name

Re: Cotton

Posted: 26 Apr 2010 1:24PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi.....I'm Natasha Cotton..Granddaughter of William and Alice Cotton.....Sudie Troxler Cotton and Walter Cottons Great Granddaughter.....I live in Newburgh,NY and there are others....lol....We have been searching for many years trying to find our extended family....We in NY are Alice Mercer Cotton, and Daller Cotton's crew.
Posted: 29 Apr 2010 8:10PM GMT
Classification: Lookup
Surnames: Cotton Truxler
Took a quick look and found your roots go back to North Carolina:

1930 United States Federal Census
about Sudie Cotton
Name: Sudie Cotton
Home in 1930: Fishkill, Dutchess, New York
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Age: 37
Estimated birth year: abt 1893
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's name: Walter
Race: Negro
Parents' birthplace: View image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Walter Cotton 39 NC NC NC
Sudie Cotton 37 NC NC NC
William Cotton 18 NC NC NC
John Cotton 16 NC NC NC
Gilmore Cotton 13 NC NC NC
Daler Cotton 3 8/12 NC NC NC


1920 United States Federal Census
about Sudie Cotten
Name: Sudie Cotten
[Sadie Cottell]
[Sudie Cotler]
Home in 1920: Williamsburg, Rockingham, North Carolina
Age: 26
Estimated birth year: abt 1894
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's name: Walter
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Race: Black
Sex: Female
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Walter Cotten 28
Sudie Cotten 26
Willie Cotten 8
John Cotten 6
Gilmore Cotten 5
Loyd Cotten 20 Brother
Melvin Cotten 14 Brother

And right next on the list
1920 United States Federal Census
about Henry Troxler
Name: Henry Troxler
Home in 1920: Williamsburg, Rockingham, North Carolina
Age: 72
Estimated birth year: abt 1848
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Spouse's name: Bettie
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Race: Black
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent
Able to read: No
Able to Write: No
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Henry Troxler 72
Bettie Troxler 69
Sammie Troxler 20

1910 United States Federal Census
about Henry Tronler
Name: Henry Tronler
[Henry Troxler]
Age in 1910: 62
Estimated birth year: abt 1848
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Spouse's name: Bettie
Home in 1910: Williamsburg, Rockingham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Race: Black
[Colored (Black)]
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Henry Tronler 62
Bettie Tronler 56
Walter A Tronler 20 Son
Sunaner Tronler 17 Daughter
Samale S Tronler 12 Son
Novelle E Price 13 Grandaughter
William C Price 10 Grandson


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