Rev Rowland Cotton1

M, #1084, b. 27 December 1667, d. 22 March 1722
Father*John Cotton Jr1 d. 18 Sep 1699
Mother*Joanna Rossiter1 b. Jul 1642, d. 12 Oct 1702
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
     Rev Rowland Cotton, son of John Cotton Jr and Joanna Rossiter, was born on 27 December 1667.1 Rev Rowland Cotton was the son of John Cotton Jr and Joanna Rossiter.1 Rev Rowland Cotton married Elizabeth Saltonstall, daughter of Col. Nathaniel Saltonstall and Elizabeth Ward, in 1692.1,2 Rev Rowland Cotton died on 22 March 1722 at age 54.1
     He became the father of Rev John Cotton on 15 July 1693.1 Rowland's father John Cotton Jr died on 18 September 1699 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3,1 Rowland's mother Joanna Rossiter died on 12 October 1702.4,1 Rowland's son was married at wedding of Rev John Cotton and Mary Gibbs on 19 February 1719.1


     Rev Rowland Cotton has ID Tree 8, Individual 12 in Winslow Johnson Damon Family Tree.1


Elizabeth Saltonstall b. 17 September 1668, d. 8 July 1726
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. [S92] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, Colonial American of Royal and Noble Descent (Bowle, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc, 1996).
  3. [S41] Brenton Dickson, WFT Vol. 1, Tree 1388.
  4. [S27] Paul Bailey McBride Web Site, online