Cotton family fonds : 1786-1879. — Photocopied 1980.

2 cm of textual records.

Biographical Sketch:

Charles Caleb Cotton (1775-1848) was born at Eton, Bucks, England on July 31, 1775.  Graduated from Oxford, joined the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel and was appointed the first missionary at St. Armand, Quebec for that society, 1804-1808.

Custodial History:

Unknown.

Scope and Content:

Fonds consists of genealogical data on the Cotton family.  Letters from Charles Caleb Cotton and members of the family.

Notes:

  • Title based on contents of fonds.
  • Photocopied.

Related fonds:

Repository:

Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.

Personal Names:

  • Cotton, Charles Caleb, 1775-1848.
  • Cotton, Edward Antonius, 1788-1846.
  • Cotton, Thomas Forrest, 1794-1882.
Accession numbers:  M80-40