Amanda Cynthia Cotten

Amanda Cynthia Cotten

Female 1835 - 1932  (~ 96 years)

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  • Name Amanda Cynthia Cotten  [1, 2
    Born Nov 1835  Claiborne Co MS: altern: Shelby Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1932  Duncan, Winkler County, TX at her son, Wm's house Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1932  Gordon Cemetery, Palo Pinto Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4128  Louisiana Kinfolks
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 

    Father John Ira Ellis Cotten,   b. 1792-1795, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846, Red Lick near Lorman, MS (lived in DeSota Parish, LA) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Abigail Herring,   b. 1799, SC per 1860 census, MS per 1880 census Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860, TX (per Betty Terrell Owens) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 7 Oct 1821  Claiborne Co., MS, Sam A. Bently, J.P. (record attached) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F1615  Group Sheet

    Family John Hampton Sanders,   b. Mar 1835, Carroll County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1908, Vaiden, Carroll County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Between 1852 and 1855  MS ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Eugene Sanders,   b. Abt 1856, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Stephens Co., OK maybe see notes Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Drury Sanders,   b. 29 Feb 1856, Freestone Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1948, Comanche, OK at the family home Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     3. Ardena (Deamie) Sanders,   b. Abt 1864, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. James R. Sanders,   b. Abt 1868, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Georgia Annie Sanders,   b. 16 Dec 1867, McLennan Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1936, Tuscola, Taylor Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Allie / Alma Sanders,   b. 16 Mar 1872, Limestone County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1949, River Oaks, Tarrant Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Emma Sanders,   b. 22 Jul 1876, Limestone County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1902, Palo Pinto Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F1692  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Cotten, Amanda Melvina
    Cotten, Amanda Melvina
    Amanda Melvina Cotten Monroe-Wilkerson
    Taken at her TX home. Thanks to cousin Melanie W Dotson for sharing this photo.
    Cotten, Amanda Melvina and Children
    Cotten, Amanda Melvina and Children
    back L-R: Lorena Monroe (son), Adeline Monroe (daughter), Benjamin F Wilkerson, Wm Montreville Wilkerson, James Sprugen Wilkerson, Joseph Abner Wilkerson. Amanda sitting in the chair. Thanks to Melanie W Dotson for sharing this photo.
    George W and Amanda M. Cotten Wilkerson Family
    George W and Amanda M. Cotten Wilkerson Family
    L-R: Rosa Etta Wilkerson, Adeline Monroe, Lorenza Monroe, George Thomas Wilkerson. Front L-R: Wm Montreville,, James S, behind James is Benj F, Melvina holding Joseph Abner in her lap.
    Cotten, Amanda Cynthia
    Cotten, Amanda Cynthia
    Obituary of Amanda C Cotten, daughter to John Joseph Ellis Cotten and Abigail Herring.
    Thanks to Jade Bradford for sharing this photo.
    Cotten, Amanda Cynthia
    Cotten, Amanda Cynthia
    Daughter to John Ira Ellis Cotten. Picture was taken before Amanda's death in 1932. Amanda died in Duncan, TX and was buried in Gordon, TX.
    Thanks to Jade Bradford for sharing this photo.
    Wm R. Brannon and Callie Irene Westbrook Family
    Wm R. Brannon and Callie Irene Westbrook Family
    Lived in Texas and Callie was the granddaughter to Amanda Cynthia Cotten Sanders and g granddaughter to John Ira Ellis Cotten.
    William Howard 'Buddy' Brannan
    William Howard "Buddy" Brannan
    great grandson to Amanda Cynthia Cotten Sanders in TX.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Family Tree Program.

    2. [S21] Census.

    3. [S3] Ancestry.com Marriages.