Rev John Cotton1

M, #542, b. 15 July 1693, d. 25 May 1757
Father*Rev Rowland Cotton1 b. 27 Dec 1667, d. 22 Mar 1722
Mother*Elizabeth Saltonstall1 b. 17 Sep 1668, d. 8 Jul 1726
Relationship7th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
     Rev John Cotton was born on 15 July 1693.1 He was the son of Rev Rowland Cotton and Elizabeth Saltonstall.1 Rev John Cotton married Mary Gibbs, daughter of Robert Gibbs and Mary Shrimpton, on 19 February 1719.1 Rev John Cotton died on 25 May 1757 at age 63.1
     John's father Rev Rowland Cotton died on 22 March 1722.1 Rev John Cotton became the father of Rebecca Cotton on 14 November 1725.2 John's mother Elizabeth Saltonstall died on 8 July 1726.1,3 John's daughter was married at wedding of Rebecca Cotton and Captain Samuel Baldwin on 22 February 1752.1


     Rev John Cotton has ID Tree 8, Individual 6 in Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree.1


Mary Gibbs b. 28 May 1699, d. 28 September 1761
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Last Edited21 Feb 2002


  1. [S51] Edward Kennan Damon, Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree. A tree mostly built from previous works handed down in the family. Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in.
  2. [S15] Jean Cotton, online
  3. [S92] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, Colonial American of Royal and Noble Descent (Bowle, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc, 1996).