BURIAL HILL GRAVES

LIST OF COTTON FAMILY GRAVES ON BURIAL HILL:

AREA 1: 3 individuals – 3 graves – numbers 1 to 3

1   John Sturtevant   (b 1658 d 1752) father of Hannah (Sturtevant) Cotton

2   Hannah (Winslow-Crowe) Sturtevant (b 1644 d 1708) mother of Hannah (Sturtevant) Cotton

3   William Crowe (b 1628 d 1683) first husband of Hannah Sturtevant

AREA 2: 19 individuals – 9 graves – numbers 4 to 12

4   Memorial to the sons of Rev. John Cotton Jr. & Josiah Cotton

5   Josiah Cotton (b 1679 d 1756) son of Rev. John Cotton Jr., grandson of Rev. John Cotton of Boston

6   Hannah (Sturtevant) Cotton (b 1687 d 1756) wife of Josiah Cotton, daughter of John & Hannah Sturtevant

7   Hannah (Cotton) Dyre (b 1709 d 1731) daughter of Josiah & Hannah Cotton, wife of Thomson Phillips & William Dyre

8   Bethia (Cotton) Pulsifer (b 1714 d 1735) daughter of Josiah & Hannah Cotton, wife of Abel Pulsifer

9 Joseph Pulsifer (b 1733 d 1733) son of Abiel Pulsifer & Bethia (Cotton) Pulsifer

10 Abiel Pulsifer (b c1730 d 1736) son of Abiel Pulsifer & Bethia (Cotton) Pulsifer

11   Ward Cotton (b 1711 d 1768) son of Rowland Cotton who was the brother of Josiah Cotton

12 Memorial to Rev. John Cotton Jr., three of his sons and seven sons of Josiah Cotton who died in infancy

AREA 3: 24 individuals – 20 graves –  numbers 13 to 32

13 Ephraim Little (b 1676 d 1723) Cotton cousin by marriage of Lt. John Cotton to Lucy Little in 1780

14 Charles Jackson (b 1770 d 1818) husband of Lucy Cotton, daughter of Rev. John Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton

15 Lucy (Cotton) Jackson (b 1768 d 1818) daughter of Rev.John Cotton & grand daughter of Josiah Cotton

16 Margaret ‘Peggy’ (Dyer) Holbrook (b 1784 d 1811) daughter of  Bethia Cotton who was the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton)

17 Mary Dyer (b 1781 d 1805) daughter of Bethia Cotton who was the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton)

18 Martha (Sanders) Cotton (b 1717 d 1796) wife of Col. Theophilus Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton

19 Col. Theophilus Cotton (b 1716 d 1782) son of Josiah Cotton

20 Capt. Charles Dyer (b 1740 d 1786) husband of Bethia Cotton, the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

20 Bethia (Cotton) Dyer (b 1749 d 1837) wife of Capt. Charles Dyer & daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

21 Joanna Cotton (b 1760 d 1822) daughter of Rev. John Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton

22 Hannah (Sturtevant) Cotton (b 1727 d 1800) wife of Rev. John Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton

23 Rev. John Cotton (b 1712 d 1789) son of Josiah Cotton

24 Pricila (Watson) Cotton (b 1760 d 1859) 3rd wife of Josiah Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

25 David Barnes Cotton (b 1794 d 1795) son of Josiah Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

26 Thomas Smith Cotton (b 1787 d 1787) son of Josiah Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton by his 1st wife, Lydia Parker

27 Josiah Cotton (b 1747 d 1819) son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

28 Rachel (Barnes) Cotton (b 1758 d 1808) 2nd wife of Josiah Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

29 Lydia (Parker) Cotton (b 1752 d 1787) 1st wife of Josiah Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

30 Mary Cotton (b 1790 d 1791) daughter of Dr. Rossiter Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

31 Rossiter Cotton (b 1794 d 1796) son of Dr. Rossiter Cotton, the son of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

32 Memorial to three sons of Dr. Rossiter Cotton and his wife, Priscilla (Jackson) Cotton

AREA 4: 1 individual – 1 grave – number 32

33 Sarah (Cotton) Harlow (b 1763 d 1828) daughter of Rev. John Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

AREA 5: 1 individual  – 1 grave – number 34

34 Thomas Little (b 1674 d 1712) Cotton cousin by marriage of Lt. John Cotton to Lucy Little in 1780

AREA 6: 5 individuals – 5 graves – number 35 to 39

35 William Sargent Holmes (b1802 d1802) child of Martha Cotton Dyer, wife of Joseph Holmes. Martha is the daughter of Bethia Cotton and Capt. Charles Dyer. Bethia Cotton is the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

36 Martha Cotton (Dyer) Holmes (b1777 d1830) daughter of Bethia Cotton (daughter of Theophilus Cotton)  Married to Captain Charles Dyer son of Lucy Cotton (daughter of Josiah Cotton)

37 Mary Dyer (Holmes) Graton (b1798 d1840) child of Martha Cotton Dyer, wife of Joseph Holmes. Martha is the daughter of Bethiah Cotton and Capt. Charles Dyer. Bethiah Cotton is the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

38 Ester Phillips Holmes (b1808 d1830) child of Martha Cotton Dyer, wife of Joseph Holmes. Martha is the daughter of Bethiah Cotton and Capt. Charles Dyer. Bethiah Cotton is the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

39 Charles Alwyn Graton (b1824 d1843) son of Mary Dyer Holmes and Alwyn Graton. Mary Dyer Holmes was the child of Martha Cotton Dyer, wife of Joseph Holmes. Martha is the daughter of Bethiah Cotton and Capt. Charles Dyer. Bethiah Cotton is the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton

AREA 7: 7 individuals – 5 graves  – numbers 40 to 44

40 Capt. Josiah Cotton (b 1753 d 1829) son of Col. Theophilus Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

41 Lydia (Jackson) Cotton (b 1780 d 1843) 2nd wife of Capt. Josiah Cotton, son of Col. Theophilus Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

42 Temperance (Otis) Cotton (b 1767 d 1816) 1st wife of Capt. Josiah Cotton, son of Col. Theophilus Cotton & grandson of Josiah Cotton

43 Bethiah (Dyer) Holbrook (b1787 d1855)  daughter of Bethiah Cotton who was the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton)

44 Lucy Holbrook (b1816 d1817) and her father, Jeremiah Holbrook. Lucy’s mother was Bethiah (Dyer) Holbrook, the daughter of Theophilus Cotton.

AREA 8: 1 individual  – 1 grave – number 45

45 Lucy (Dyer) Bartlett (b1778 d1853) daughter of Bethiah Cotton who was the daughter of Col. Theophilus Cotton, the son of Josiah Cotton)