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date: 23 February 2020

Oswell, (William) Cottonlocked

  • Thomas Seccombe
  • , revised by Norman Etherington


Oswell, (William) Cotton (1818–1893), explorer and hunter, was born at Leytonstone, Essex, on 27 April 1818, the elder son of William Oswell (1782–1822) and his wife, Amelia (d. 1848), the daughter of Joseph Cotton, deputy master of Trinity House and grandson of ...

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