John Hughes Van Cooten

Male 1855 - 1925  (69 years)


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  • Name John Hughes Van Cooten  [1, 2
    EMPL 1870 - 74  130 Euston Rd, London, NW? Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Confidential companion and amanuensis to Wm Eaton Rusher MA
    Born 7 Nov 1855  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  [9
    Census 1871  38 Maine Street, Chalgrove, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Immigration 20 Dec 1874  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Indus
    Occupation 1870-74 Confidential companion and amanuensis to William Eaton Rusher MA, 60 Burton Cres, London, Wc  [3, 4
    Occupation 1880 Shopman  [1
    Occupation 1898 Commercial Traveller  [6
    Occupation Messrs. Jas. McFarlane and Sons, Ipswich  [12
    Occupation Queensland Woollen Coy., Ipswich  [12
    Occupation Storekeeper  [2
    Occupation Storekeeper, Maryborough & Howard, Quensland  [12
    Died 14 Jun 1925  Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried 15 Jun 1925  Maryborough Cemetery, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Birth: GRO claim no entry for Van Cooten 1853-1857 inclusive Dec Q 1855 Coot Van-Nil All Q 1856 Coot Van-Nil Mar Q 1857 Coot Van-Nil Jun Q 1857 Coot Van-Nil
      Will [13]
    Person ID I37  Van Cooten
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Father John Lucius Van Cooten,   b. 2 Nov 1809, Bristol, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1890, Wallingford, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Emma Griggs,   b. Abt 1820, Colchester, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ? 1864, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married Abt 1854 
    Family ID F762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Berry,   b. 29 Dec 1856, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1937, 135 Tooley St, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1880  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Children 
     1. William John Fraser Van Cooten,   b. 3 Aug 1881, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1967, Sandgate, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Florence Margaret Van Cooten,   b. 3 Nov 1883, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1961, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Archibald Van Cooten,   b. 3 Oct 1885, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1896, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     4. George Henry Van Cooten,   b. 2 Oct 1887, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1888, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Alexander Ernest Van Cooten,   b. 12 Jan 1889, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1943, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Jessie Miriam Van Cooten,   b. 30 Dec 1890, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1972, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. Leonard Van Cooten,   b. 23 Jul 1894, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1898, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     8. Benjamin Francis Van Cooten,   b. 23 Feb 1898, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1961, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 20 Dec 1874 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S43] Marriage of John Hughes Van Cooten to Elizabeth Berry.

    2. [S126] Death Certificate for John Hughes Van Cooten.

    3. [S42] Reference for John H Van Cooten, William Eaton Rusher.

    4. [S37] Reference for John H Van Cooten, Wm Eaton Rusher.

    5. [S152] Van Cooten Family Bible.

    6. [S58] Birth of Benjamin Francis Van Cooten.

    7. [S182] UK Census 1861, Age: 5 -> born 1856.

    8. [S180] UK Census 1871, Age: 14 -> born 1857.

    9. [S182] UK Census 1861, Age: 5 - born 1855.

    10. [S180] UK Census 1871.

    11. [S38] Shipping Register for “Indus”, Free passengers: Cooten, John, single, male, age 18.

    12. [S127] Obituary for John Hughes Van Cooten.

    13. [S128] Will of John Hughes Van Cooten.