COTTINGHAM, Mary Maide

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Last Name
 
COTTINGHAM
Given Names
 
Mary Maide
AKA's
 
Better known as
 
Date of Birth
 
11/30/1899
Age at Death
 
78
Place of Birth
 
Florence, South Carolina
Residence (US)
 
Pittsburg, California
Residence (JT)
 
Cottage 16
Residence (JT) Abbreviated
 
C16
Religion
 
Race
 
Black
Gender
 
Female
Information on __Source of Death
 
House Foreign Affairs Committee report; FBI document 89-4286-1302 (prepared 12/78)
Body Identification Number
 
Occupation outside __Peoples Temple
 
food processor (PT occupation record)
Occupation inside __Peoples Temple
 
Government Income
 
SSA (JT), SSI
Entry in Guyana
 
2/4/1978
Occupation at __Jonestown
 
(senior)
Birth Mother
 
Birth Father
 
Siblings
 
Partner
 
Children
 
Florence Edith Heath, Grover Washington; Mary Nathaniel Morton (granddaughter), Michael DeAngelo Heath (grandson), Gloria Victoria Parker aka Vickie Morton (great-granddaughter)
Non-Temple Relatives
 
Family Tree
 
Discrepancies
 
Randolph list and FBI document 89-4286-1302 (prepared 12/78) say middle name is "Maid"; passport name above
Remembrances
 
“I will always remember my grandmother,mary, we all called her mama because she was the head of the family, and she had a special way of making all of us feel special. I will forever miss her. ” - Anonymous