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Shubael Banks Cotton
Shubael Cotton
American, 1792 - 1868
Biography: Shubael Banks Cotton was born 14 April 1792 in Middletown, Connecticut. His parents are unknown. On 27 June 1811, he married Harriet Dickinson (1789-1857) in Middletown, Connecticut; they had four children. According to the New York City Directories of 1820-1841, Subael Banks Cotton appears variously as a grocer, shipmaster, tinsmith, revenue cutter, "c sealer", and (in his final entry) "no occupation". He died in Alpine, New York, in 1868.