Descendants of : Dennis Cotton

Submitted by Brenda Bridges

 

1st Generation

1. Dennis Cotton was born 1874 in Texas and died August 5, 1937 in Inola Oklahoma Rogers County. He married Helen Forge 1899 in Limestone County Texas. She was born October 1, 1884 in Limestone County Texas and died January 26, 1959 in Inola Oklahoma, daughter of Robert Forge1 and Sarah Pierman (Permmons).

 

Children of Dennis Cotton and Helen Forge:

     i. 2. Allie Cotton was born 1901 in Mexia Texas and died 1939 in Inola Oklahoma Rogers County.

     ii. Willie Cotton was born 1906.

     iii. Robert Cotton was born 1907.

     iv. Rastus Cotton.

 

2nd Generation (Children)

2. Allie Cotton was born 1901 in Mexia Texas and died 1939 in Inola Oklahoma Rogers County. She married Walter Terry 1920 in Honey

Grove Texas Fannin County. He was born December 1888 in Alto Texas Cherokee County and died in Inola Oklahoma Rogers County, son of

John Henry Terry and Elizabeth (Betsy) Land Terry Hill Singleterry2.

 

Children of Allie Cotton and Walter Terry:

     i. 3. Verba Terry was born June 17, 1933 in Inola Oklahoma and died May 2001 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

     ii. Luvertis Terry was born 1921.

     iii. John Terry was born 1923.

     iv. J.D. Terry was born 1925.

     v. Doreen Terry was born 1927.

     vi. Tommy Dean Terry was born 1932.

     vii. Wiley Terry was born 1936.

 

3rd Generation (Grandchildren)

3. Verba Terry was born June 17, 1933 in Inola Oklahoma and died May 2001 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He married Helen Newton 1951 in

Arkansas. She was born September 27, 1933 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, daughter of Willie Newton and Sadalia Ford.

 

1Marriage License Limestone County

21900 U.S. Census Cherokee County