Charles Cotton was born in 1753 and died on 23 Feb 1812. He served in the Royal Navy.
Sons who served as naval officers: Charles Cotton
RAdm B (1797)
RAdm R (1799)
VAdm R (1805)
Adm B (1808)
Adm W (1810)
Captain on the Majestic
Rear Admiral on the Prince
Captain on the Mars
• As Captain of Majestic, 74, he took part in the Glorious First of June (1794).
• Promoted directly to Rear-Admiral of the Red from Rear-Admiral of the Blue