Edgar Horwood Van Cooten

Male 1864 - 1937  (72 years)


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  • Name Edgar Horwood Van Cooten  [1, 2
    Born 31 Dec 1864  Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 22 Jan 1865  St Michel du Valle, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1871  St Michael in the Vale, Guernsey, Channel Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1881  St Michael in the Vale, Guernsey, Channel Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Census 1891  Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1901  Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1911  Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Education BA, University of London, 1901  [9
    Education Elizabeth College, Guernsey, 1878-1883  [1
    GODP Edgar Glennie Smith, John Rodolphus Van Cooten, Fanny Attrill  [2
    Occupation 1901 - Tutor in private boys school  [7
    Occupation Clergyman  [9
    Died 13 Nov 1937  Seaton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Notes 
    • Census 1881:Guernsey: Age 16 (by inference born in 1865)
      Crockfords 1938 Univ of Lon B.A. 1901. Deacon 1905, priest 1906 B. and W. C. of H. Trin Taunton, 1905-12; R. of Coveney 1912-20; V. of Elm 1920-33. Edgecot, Court-lane, Seaton, Devon [final entry]
      Elizabeth College Register: #2154. Born in Guernsey 31 Dec 1864. Eldest son of the late John Rudolphus Van Cooten, master in the Lower School of Elizabeth college and Fanny Attrill. Elizabeth College, 1878-1883. Began as a schoolmaster. BA London, 1901. Classical Tutor, Kings College, Taunton. Ordained Deacon, 1905. Priest, 1906. Curate of Holy Trinity, Taunton, 1905-1912; Rector of Coveney, 1912-1920. Vicar of Elm, Wisbech, 1920. Vide Nos 2157, 2158, 2327, 2428.
      Death Certificate informant for John Rodolphus Van Cooten, 11-Dec-1902. Resident of Mary Street House, Taunton.
      Ordained Deacon, 1905
      Ordained Priest, 1906
      Coveney
      Seaton
      Death Certificate Informant: Gladys Hall, Niece
      Estate left to widow [1, 4, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18]
    Person ID I73  Van Cooten
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Fanny Attrill,   b. 1832, Northwood, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1914, Marylebone, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Aug 1860  Northwood, Isle of Wight, Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [19, 20
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gertrude Hermione Evans,   b. Abt 1857, Seaton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1939, Seaton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 28 May 1908  St Peter's Church, Budleigh Salterton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [21, 22, 23
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S129] Elizabeth College Register.

    2. [S26] Baptism of Edgar Horwood Van Cooten.

    3. [S217] UK Census 1871.

    4. [S46] UK Census 1881.

    5. [S399] UK Census 1881.

    6. [S213] UK Census 1891, 21 Mary St, Age 25.

    7. [S197] UK Census 1901.

    8. [S483] UK Census 1911.

    9. [S93] Crockford’s Clerical Directory.

    10. [S133] Death Certificate for Edgar Horwood Van Cooten, Age 72.

    11. [S134] Crockford's Clerical Directory.

    12. [S72] Death of John Rodolphus Van Cooten.

    13. [S226] The Times.

    14. [S227] The Times.

    15. [S230] The Times.

    16. [S248] Kelly's Directory of Cambridgeshire.

    17. [S233] The Times.

    18. [S392] UK National probate calendar 1938.

    19. [S21] Marriage of John Rodolphus Van Cooten to Fanny Attrill.

    20. [S22] GRO Marriage Index.

    21. [S75] GRO Marriage Indexes, Van Cooten, Edgar H, St Thomas, 5b 81.

    22. [S92] GRO Marriage Index.

    23. [S548] Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette.