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Cottam family from Cottingham near Hull in 1911

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Cameron Report 28 Jul 2013 07:59

Hi, trying to find any living descendants of a Gledfill and Cecilia Cottam who may still be living in the area. The family of Glrdhill, Cecilia, Edward, Sarah and Davis lived in Alma House Cottingham. I have searched a little and find that some of the family emigrated to Canada and Switzerland?
Any help would be appreciated, many thanks, Cameron

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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 28 Jul 2013 08:12

Posting this to provide ages:

1911 England Census about Gledhill Cottam
Name: Gledhill Cottam
Age in 1911: 57
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1854
Relation to Head: Head
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
Civil Parish: Cottingham
County/Island: Yorkshire-East Riding
Country: England
Street Address: Alma House Cottingham Yorks
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Florist
Registration District: Sculcoates
Registration District Number: 521
Sub-registration District: Cottingham
ED, institution, or vessel: 7
Piece: 28605
Household Members:
Name Age
Gledhill Cottam 57
Cecilia Emily Frederica Deve Cottam 59
Sarah Eleanor Cottam 20
Davis Cottam 18
Edward John Cottam 16


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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 28 Jul 2013 08:15

Have you looked here?


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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 28 Jul 2013 08:17

You might want to add these names into your tree on here.

If you go to Search at the top and then select Search All Member Trees you will see several members have Gledhill in their trees.



Reggie Report 28 Jul 2013 08:31

So..........which of them emigrated?

And have you done any research using freebmd?


Reggie Report 28 Jul 2013 08:35

Deaths Sep 1936 (>99%)
Cottam Cecelia E F D 84 Hull 9d 284

Deaths Mar 1929 (>99%)
Cottam Gledhill 76 Hull 9d 496

One child who didn't emigrate..................


Name: BLATCH, Sarah Eleanor
Registration district: Hull
County: Yorkshire
Year of registration: 1971
Quarter of registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
Date of Birth:24 June 1890
Volume no: 2A
Page no: 698


Reggie Report 28 Jul 2013 08:37

Informant may be related............

Name: BLATCH, Gledhill Stanley
Registration district: Beverley
County: Yorkshire
Year of registration: 1987
Month of registration: June
Date of Birth:18 December 1915
Volume no: 7
Page no: 36
Reg no: 687

He married twice........................


Cameron Report 28 Jul 2013 08:53

Many thanks to you all for all the work you have done for me, this will help to trace descendants of Gledhill and Cecilia