John Lucius Van Cooten

Male 1809 - 1890  (81 years)


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  • Name John Lucius Van Cooten  [1, 2
    Born 2 Nov 1809  Bristol, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Courtes Falaize, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Age 30
    Census 1851  Portswood, Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Age 55
    Occupation 1852  Shirley, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Academy Teacher
    Census 1861  Beaumont Buildings No 9, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Age 44 - born 1817
    Census 1871  38 Maine Street, Chalgrove, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Age 49 - born 1822
    Census 1881  Main Road, Chalgrove, Oxford, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10
    • Widower, Age 68 - born: 1813?
    Occupation Gentleman  [11
    Occupation News Agent, Late Schoolmaster  [6
    Occupation Schoolmaster  [2, 7, 12
    Died 27 Dec 1890  Wallingford, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    Buried 29 Dec 1890 
    Person ID I55  Van Cooten
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Father John Christopher Mathew Van Cooten,   b. Abt 1786, Demerara, West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1875, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Mother Martha Keane Smithers,   b. 24 Apr 1790, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1854, St Giles, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1808  St Woolas, Newport, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Notes 
    • ESG says four other children died as babies
      Marriage appears in transcript of Parish Register for St Woolos, Newport, Gwent. No record is found in the transcript of the Baptism Register for St Woolos 1769-1837 of any Van Cooten births, nor in the Burial Register for St Woolos 1769-1843 of any Van Cooten burials. Fiche of these registers is also contained as source 179. [17, 18]
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Frances Mary Theresa Kent,   b. Abt 1810, Bath, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1903, Not in St Martins, Guernsey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1833  St Peter Port, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 16
    Notes 
    • ESG says 2 children died in infancy [18]
    Children 
     1. John Rhodolphus Van Cooten,   b. Abt 1834, St Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1902, Titchfield, Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     2. Elizabeth Ida Mary Van Cooten,   b. Abt 1837, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911  (Age ~ 75 years)
     3. Lucius Henry Van Cooten,   b. Abt 1839, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1859, St Thomas, West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years)
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 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 
    Children 
     1. John Hughes Van Cooten,   b. 7 Nov 1855, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1925, Maryborough, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Margaret Hughes Van Cooten,   b. 22 Dec 1858, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934/5, Clapham, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Lucius Cooten,   b. 6 Mar 1862, Bendington, Wallingford, Berkshire & oxford Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Marriage of John Lucius Van Cooten to Frances Mary Theresa Kent.

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

    3. [S3] Letter to John Hughes Van Cooten, John Lucius Van Cooten.

    4. [S181] UK Census 1861.

    5. [S180] UK Census 1871.

    6. [S45] UK Census 1881.

    7. [S245] UK Census 1841.

    8. [S277] UK Census 1851.

    9. [S253] Slater's Directory of Hampshire.

    10. [S400] UK Census 1881.

    11. [S55] Marriage of Albert Richardson to Margaret Hughes Van Cooten.

    12. [S43] Marriage of John Hughes Van Cooten to Elizabeth Berry.

    13. [S50] GRO Death Index, Age 83 -> born:1807.

    14. [S152] Van Cooten Family Bible.

    15. [S312] Transcript of Death Certificate Information for John Cooten, Margaret Cooten.

    16. [S4] Letter to John Hughes Van Cooten, Ida Gorsuch.

    17. [S179] Marriage of John Van-cooten to Martha Smithers.

    18. [S77] Family list from Ida Gorsuch.