Frances Cotton1,2

F, #6622, b. circa 1573
Father*Sir Richard Cotton3,2 b. c 1539, d. 14 Jun 1602
Mother*Mary Mainwaring3,2 d. b 14 Jun 1578
Relationship9th cousin 14 times removed of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs (Cotton) Abell.1
     Frances Cotton was born circa 1573.3 She was the daughter of Sir Richard Cotton and Mary Mainwaring.3,2 Frances Cotton married George Abell, son of Robert Abell, on 1 May 1599 in Wren, Cheshire, England.1,3
     Frances Cotton became the mother of George Abell before 1605.3 Frances Cotton became the mother of Robert Abell in 1605; or Stapenhill, Derbyshire.1,3


George Abell b. circa 1561
Last Edited18 Jun 2004


  1. [S92] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, Colonial American of Royal and Noble Descent (Bowle, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc, 1996).
  2. [S181] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2004) , pg 312. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants.
  3. [S88] Carl Boyer 3rd, Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell (PO Box 220333, Santa Clarita, CA 91322: Carl Boyer, 3rd, 2001; reprint e-mail address). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Robert Abell.