Jessie James Cotten

Jessie James Cotten

Male 1904 - 1963  (58 years)

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  • Name Jessie James Cotten  [1
    Born 6 Mar 1904  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Feb 1963  LA on Hwy 17 north of Terry, LA in MVA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 22 Feb 1963  Kilborne Cemetery, Kilborne, LA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2741  Louisiana Kinfolks
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 

    Father Thomas W. Cotten,   b. 15 Oct 1875, Jena, Lasalle Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1917, LA probably Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Martha M. (Dolly) Hawthorne,   b. Feb 1874, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. LA probably Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Oct 1895  Catahoula Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Family ID F626  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ruth Richie,   b. 20 Jun 1913,   d. 31 Mar 1983, Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1929  Unknown, LA ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Albert E. Cotten,   b. 1 Aug 1930, LA ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1997, LA ? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Columbus W. Cotten,   b. 25 Nov 1933, LA ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 2001, LA ? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Opal M. Cotten,   b. 9 Sep 1936, LA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1982, Oak Grove, West Carroll Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Dorothy Cotten,   b. 23 Oct 1942,   d. Aug 1979, Eros, Jackson Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. Jessie James Cotten,   b. 1944,   d. 1950  (Age 6 years)
     6. Willie Lee Cotten,   b. 27 Dec 1931,   d. 3 Jul 1991  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F1290  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Julia Mae Davis,   b. 27 Jun 1917,   d. 1 Dec 2002, LA probably Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F5940  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Jessie James Cotten
    Jessie James Cotten
    1904-1963. Son of Thomas "Tom" and Martha "Dolly" Hawthorne Cotten.
    Willie Lee Cotten
    Willie Lee Cotten
    1931-1991 Son of Jessie James Cotten. Oak Grove, LA.
    Jessie James Cotten
    Jessie James Cotten
    Obituary for Jessie James Cotten, son of Tom and Dolly Hawthorne Cotten.
    Jessie James Cotten
    Jessie James Cotten
    Tombstone located in Oak Grove, LA. Jesse was the son of Thomas Warren Cotten and Martha "Dolly" Hawthorne Cotten. The grandson of Elsiha Lott Cotten and Laura A Flowers Cotten. Thanks to cousin David Cotten for sharing this pic.
    Ruth Richie Cotten
    Ruth Richie Cotten
    Tombstone Photo of Ruth. Wife to Jessie James Cotten. Ruth's married name was Winborne when she died.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] US Federal Census.

    2. [S22] Oral or Email History or ID by other family member.

    3. [S12] Family Tree Program.

    4. [S2] Ancestry.com LA Marriages.

    5. [S87] Marriage Records - Clerk of Court, Louisiana. Catahoula..