William Walter Cottle

Born November 2, 1886 1 in Cottletown, 6 Bastrop Co., TX
Died September 15, 1923 1, 6 in Travis Co, Tx
Buried: McDade Cemetery, Bastrop Co., Tx 1

1900 US Census - age 13, living in Bastrop Co., Tx with parents William Z (48,Tx) and Josephine (41,Tx), siblings Joel Z (21,Tx), John V (18,Tx), Alford S (10,Tx), Agnes M (4,Tx) and Gertrude (2,Tx), father is a farmer, older brothers farm labor, occupation: at school, attended school 6 months
1910 US Census - age 23, living in Bastrop Co., Tx with wife Minnie (23,Tx) and daughter Lois M (9mos,Tx), and brother in law John T Greenhaw (16,Tx) and Minnie's cousin Lon Davis (26,Tx)
WWI 1917-1918 Draft Registration - Name: William Walter Cottle, Age: 30, Home address: McDade, Texas, Date of birth: November 2, 1886, Natural Born Citizen, birthplace: Smithville, Texas, U.S.A., occupation: Pottery emplye [own spelling] at McDade Pottery Co., Mc Dade, Texas, dependents: Wife + 4 children, married, Caucasian, military experience: none, Do you claim exemption from draft? (specify grounds): Wife + children to support, Physical description: Short, Slender, Brown eyes, Brown hair, no disabilities, June 5, 1917, registrar C. Westbrook, Precinct 13, Bastrop County, Texas,
1920 US Census - age 32, living in Victoria Co., Tx with wife Minnie (32) and children Lois M (10), Wilbur (7), Marjory (5) and Baxter (2y9m)
D/C - Travis County, Austin, Seton Infermary, Wm Walter Cottle, male, white, married, date of birth: Nov 2, age: 36, occupation: Lumber man, birthplace: Bastrop County, Texas, father: W.Z. Cottle, father's birthplace: Bastrop County, Texas, mother: Josephine Alsup, birthplace of mother: Bastrop County, Texas, informant: W.Z. Cottle of McDade, Texas, date of death: Sept 15, 1923, attended Aug. 3rd, 1923 to Sept. 15, 1923 by Broom(?), MD, cause of death: cancer of liver and pancreas, duration: 15 mos., contributory: [unreadable], no surgery, no autopsy, test to confirm: The smell of liver in stools, removed to McDade, Texas, undertaker: C.B. Cook of Austin, Texas


Minnie Greenhaw on June 7, 1908 in MacDade, Bastrop Co.,Tx 6

Children of Walter and Minnie Cottle:

Siblings of Walter Cottle:

Rosa Leora Cottle, Joel Zebulon Cottle, John Virgil Cottle, Stephen Alfred Cottle, Agnes M. Cottle, Gertrude Cottle, Edward Cottle, infant Cottle

      Stephen Cottle
    Zebulon Pike Cottle Sarah (Sally) Turner
      Ashall Dancer
  William Zebulon (Billy) Cottle Lydia Dancer Mary Ward
William Walter Cottle      
  Josephine Alsup Joel Alsop/Alsup matgreatgrandfather
    Narcissa Denman greatgrandfather