Noel Cossart

M, b. 1530, d. 17 September 1572
  • Noel Cossart was born in 1530 in France.
  • He was the son of Sieur de Boscbestre Jehan Cossart and Jacquette Puchot.
  • At the age of 30 years, Noel Cossart married Catherine lLe Roux on 22 April 1560 in St Vivien.
  • He joined the Huguenots. Noel was a man of very strong character and his change of religion placed him in opposition to all the members of his family.
  • Noel Cossart died on 17 September 1572 in France. He was among the band of Huguenots massacred in 1572 in Rouen.

Children of Noel Cossart and Catherine lLe Roux

Noel Cossart

M, b. 1907, d. 1987
  • Noel Cossart was born in 1907.
  • Noel Cossart died in 1987.

Noel Cossart

M, b. 29 March 1907

Noel Alexander Cossart

M, b. 6 January 1910, d. 23 June 1936
  • Noel Alexander Cossart was born on 6 January 1910 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of Thomas Alexander Cossart and Cara Hilda Lucy Greenwood.
  • Noel Alexander Cossart died on 23 June 1936 in Queensland at age 26.
  • He was buried on 24 June 1936 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery, Toowoomba. He was buried with parents Hilda and Thomas.

Noel Cossart Fourth

M, b. 1670, d. 1728
  • Noel Cossart Fourth was born in 1670 in France.
  • He was the son of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit.
  • Noel Cossart Fourth fled with Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit to London in 1696; Noel, his wife Elizabeth and their children fled to London at the time of the Revocation. He was admitted to membership in the Threadneedle Street French Church in 1696.
  • Noel Cossart Fourth died in 1728 in England. He left 3653 pound to the Threadneedle Street French Church in London.

Noel Cossart Second

M, b. 1562, d. 1614
  • Noel Cossart Second was born in 1562 in France.
  • He was the son of Noel Cossart and Catherine lLe Roux.
  • At the age of 33 years, Noel Cossart Second married Marie Feron in 1595.
  • Noel Cossart Second died in 1614.

Noel Cossart Third

M, b. 20 April 1631, d. 1717
  • Noel Cossart Third was baptized on 20 April 1631 in France.
  • He was the son of Pierre Cossart Third and Marie Baudouyn.
  • Noel Cossart Third married Ann Petit circa 1669.
  • Around in 1696 Noel, his wife Elizabeth and their children fled to London at the time of the Revocation. He was admitted to membership in the Threadneedle Street French Church in 1696.
  • Noel Cossart Third died in 1717 in England.

Children of Noel Cossart Third and Ann Petit

Norman Cecil Cossart

M, b. 2 March 1884, d. June 1944
  • Norman Cecil Cossart was born on 2 March 1884 in Perseverance, Queensland, Australia.
  • He was the son of Joseph Cossart and Sarah Ann (Annie) Bidgood.
  • In 1901 he was Sawmill owner in partnership with father at Gatton.
  • Norman Cecil Cossart was associated with the Queensland Temperance League in 1903.
  • At the age of 26 years, Norman Cecil Cossart married Margaret Jane Williams in 1911 in Queensland.
  • In 1925 he was involved in real estate in Ipswich.
  • Norman Cecil Cossart died in June 1944 in Queensland at age 60.
  • He was cremated on 23 June 1944 in Mt Thompson Crematorium A notice announcing his funeral appeared in "The Brisbane Courier" on Friday 23 June, 1944 - COSSART. - Relatives & Friends of Mrs. M. J. Cossart, Mr. & Mrs. O. Condon. Mr. & Mrs. A. L. Cossart. Mr. & Mrs. S. J. Cossart (Gatton). Mr. & Mrs. P. N. Cossart, Mr. & Mrs. G. Bruce Smith Sydney, Mr. & Mrs, H. Batt, and Mrs. R. E. Miles are invited to attend the Funeral Service for her beloved Hus band, their Father, Father-in-law, Brother, & Brother-in-law, Norman Cecil Cossart, to be held in the Parlour, 45 Adelaide St, City, This (Friday) After noon, at 2.15 o'clock. After service the Funeral will proceed to the Crematorium, Mt. Thompson, for private cremation. No flowers. CANNON & CRIPPS, LTD. Funeral Directors.

Child of Norman Cecil Cossart and Margaret Jane Williams

Percival Nelson Cossart

M, b. 10 February 1882, d. 13 May 1951
  • Percival Nelson Cossart was born on 10 February 1882 in Perseverance, Queensland, Australia.
  • He was the son of Joseph Cossart and Sarah Ann (Annie) Bidgood.
  • Percival Nelson Cossart began military service in 1899. when he took part in the Boer War in South Africa. In 1914 he joined the A I F and served in France.
  • At the age of 30 years, 6 months and 24 days, Percival Nelson Cossart married Elizabeth Robb, daughter of James Scott Watson Robb and Annie Margaritta Wagner, on 3 September 1912 in Queensland. There were no children from the marriage.
  • He was a sawmill owner in partnership with father at Gatton.
  • At the time their brother Noel died in Brisbane on 23 June 1944, both Percival Nelson Cossart and Beatrice Kathleen Cossart lived in Sydney.
  • Percival Nelson Cossart died on 13 May 1951 in Queensland at age 69.

Peter James Cossart

M, b. 1772
  • Peter James Cossart was baptized. His godfathers at his baptism were Samuel Cossart of Rotterdam and his uncle Issac Cossart of London.
  • He was born in 1772 in County Cork, Ireland.
  • He was the son of Pierre Cossart Thirteenth and Elizabeth Roberts.
  • In 1792Peter James Cossart was named as a beneficiary of Isaac Cossart Fifth's will. He left the whole of his estate to his nephew and god-son Peter James Cossart.
  • Peter moved to Jamaca.

Peter Cossart Second

M, b. 19 January 1807, d. 19 August 1870
  • Peter Cossart Second was born on 19 January 1807 in Ireland. [According to the book "History of thr Cossart and Allied Families" he was born in 1807 as does the Catalogue of Ferns]
  • He was the son of John Cossart Fourth and Elizabeth Crosthwait.
  • Peter's uncle William Cossart had arrived on Madeira Island in 1808 to join the winemaking firm of Newton, Gordon, Murdock & Co. He bought into the company and the name became Newton, Gordon, Cossart & Co. His nephew Peter joined him in the company in 1831. Peter bought out Russell Gordon's share in the company, and along wirh his five sons changed the name to Cossart, Gordon & Co.
  • Peter Cossart Second married Jane Edwards circa 1832., most likely on Madeira Island where his uncle William had become a partner in the Cossart Gordon winemaking company. They had a total of nine children.
  • Peter Cossart Second died on 19 August 1870 in Madeira at age 63.

Children of Peter Cossart Second and Jane Edwards

Phillipe Cossart

M, b. 1 December 1643

Phyllis May Cossart

F, b. 6 April 1897, d. 21 March 1945
  • Phyllis May Cossart was born on 6 April 1897 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Cossart and Rhoda Bidgood.
  • Phyllis May Cossart attended school in Boonah State School.
  • She attended school in Ipswich Girls Grammar.
  • At the age of 27 years, 5 months and 18 days, Phyllis May Cossart married Stanley Herbert Wilson on 24 September 1924 in Queensland.
  • Phyllis May Cossart died on 21 March 1945 in Queensland at age 47 following an operation.

Pierre Cossart

M, b. circa 1675

Pierre Cossart Eighth

M, b. 1684

Pierre Cossart Eleventh

M, b. 1707, d. before 1709

Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth

M, b. 1618, d. after November 1701
  • Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth was born in 1618 in France.
  • He was the son of Pierre Cossart Third and Marie Baudouyn.
  • Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth witnessed the Note of Pierre Cossart Third; Pierre senior (b 1585) was "designated as the rich man of the city of Rouen. He was engaged in highly successful commercial operations with foreign countries, and seemed to inherit the aptitude and capacity for affairs which characterised his great-grandfather, Thomas Cossart. He inherited estates from his father, his uncle and his cousin. He took his son, Pierre as a partner in his business, it being stated that the firm dealt 'in goods , property, letters of exchange, monies, debs and affairs in general in France, England and elsewhere."
  • In 1640 After the death of her husband Abraham Du Pont, Marie Cossart requested that her nephew Pierre Cossart accept the appointment of executor to his will. Pierre carried out this responsibility until he was relieved by Jean du Pont.
  • At the age of 26 years, Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth married Marie Loquet on 24 January 1644 in Rouen. Pierre acquired a large fortune and was reputed to be the wealthest merchant in Rouen. Lke his father he had exceptional business ability, energy and intelligence.
  • Before 1668,his wife, Marie Loquet died.
  • At the age of 56 years, Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth married Elizabeth Bauquemare on 14 June 1674.
  • Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth died after November 1701.

Children of Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth and Marie Loquet

Pierre Cossart Fourth

M, b. 18 October 1616

Pierre Jean Cossart

M, b. 1683

Children of Pierre Jean Cossart and Elizabeth Reine Carey

Pierre Cossart Ninth

M, b. 1686

Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Sixth

M, b. 2 October 1644
  • Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Sixth was born on 2 October 1644 in France.
  • He was the son of Bourgeois Pierre Cossart Fifth and Marie Loquet.
  • He was known as the "Bourgois" of Rouen. There is no record of his abjuration at thre time of the Revocation. However, he joined his father in Holland where he was admitted as a member of the Wallon Church of Amsterdam on 30 November 1687.

Pierre Cossart Tenth

M, b. 8 November 1693
  • Pierre Cossart Tenth was baptized on 8 November 1693 in Holland.
  • He was the son of Isaac Cossart Second and Suzanne Cornelie de la Fontaine.
  • Pierre Cossart Tenth and Isaac Cossart Second were naturalized on 20 March 1710 along with Marie Catherine, Isaac's daughter.
  • On 27 July 1711 Pierre joined the Reform Church of Amsterdam, but it wasn't until the eve of his departure to Ireland almost five years later on 11 May 1716, that he received his certificate of membership. He established himself permanently in Cork as a merchant.
  • At the age of 26 years and 4 months, Pierre Cossart Tenth married Elizabeth Perdriau in April 1720 in County Cork, Ireland. Both Peter and Elizabeth lived in St Mary, Shandon, Cork at the time of their marriage.

Children of Pierre Cossart Tenth and Elizabeth Perdriau

Pierre Cossart Third

M, b. 3 January 1585, d. after 1638
  • Pierre Cossart Third was baptized on 3 January 1585 in Rouen, France.
  • He was the son of Jacques Cossart and Marguerite Toustain.
  • At the age of 30 years, 7 months and 27 days, Pierre Cossart Third married Marie Baudouyn on 30 August 1615.
  • Pierre senior (b 1585) was "designated as the rich man of the city of Rouen. He was engaged in highly successful commercial operations with foreign countries, and seemed to inherit the aptitude and capacity for affairs which characterised his great-grandfather, Thomas Cossart. He inherited estates from his father, his uncle and his cousin. He took his son, Pierre as a partner in his business, it being stated that the firm dealt 'in goods , property, letters of exchange, monies, debs and affairs in general in France, England and elsewhere."
  • In 1631Pierre Cossart Third was named as a beneficiary of Abraham Cossart's will. He died unmarried and his estate was divided amongst his three brothers, Estienne, Jacques and Pierre Cossart.
  • Pierre Cossart Third died after 1638.

Children of Pierre Cossart Third and Marie Baudouyn

Pierre Cossart Thirteenth

M, b. 1728, d. September 1784
  • Pierre Cossart Thirteenth was born in 1728 in County Cork, Ireland.
  • He was the son of Pierre Cossart Tenth and Elizabeth Perdriau.
  • At the age of 42 years, Pierre Cossart Thirteenth married Elizabeth Roberts in 1770.
  • Pierre Cossart Thirteenth left a will in 1784. It provided that his wife Elizabeth (nee Roberts) "should have the use of all his plate for life" and that "in case my children die before my wife, I leave her one-third of all my substance, on-third to my brother Isaac of London, and the other third between my three sisters, Margaret Carelton, Elizabeth Baker and Suzanne Lapp."
  • Pierre Cossart Thirteenth died in September 1784.

Children of Pierre Cossart Thirteenth and Elizabeth Roberts

Pierre Cossart Twelvth

M, b. 1709

Rachel Cossart

F, b. 1593, d. 1593

Rachel Cossart Second

F, b. 1594, d. 1594
  • Rachel Cossart Second was born in 1594 in Caen, France.
  • She was the daughter of Jacques Cossart and Marguerite Toustain.
  • Rachel Cossart Second died in 1594 in Caen, France.

Reginald George Cossart

M, b. 25 November 1910, d. 16 August 1989

Minnie Cossart nee Shaw (1875-1967) with her four children Jack, Ivy, Ethel and Reginald. Photo courtesy of Rod Chapman
Photograph by Rod Chapman
  • Reginald George Cossart was born on 25 November 1910 in Toowoomba, Queensland.
  • He was the son of George Cossart and Minnie Maria Shaw.
  • Reginald George Cossart attended school in East State School He then completed his education at Scotts College in Warwick.
  • Reginald was the best man at the wedding of John Henry Cossart and Catherine May Bruce, daughter of Peter Bruce and Catherine Montgomery, on 8 April 1931 in Queensland; An article on the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" on Monday 13 April 1931 COSSART - BRUCE. A picturesque wedding was solemnised at St. Andrew's Church, West street, Toowoomba, last Wednesday evening. The bridegroom was Mr. John Henry Cossart (elder son of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Cossart, Campbell street, Toowoomba) and the bride was Miss Catherine May (Rene) Bruce (third daughter of Mr. and Mrs. P. Bruce, Cumming-street, Toowoomba). The church was beautifully decorated with white dahlias and palms. Rev. A. M. Martin, assisted by the Rev. John Armour, officiated. Miss Edna M'Naught presided at the organ, and during the signing of the register Miss Lilian George rendered a vocal solo. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a princess frock of white mariette, with the skirt inset with godets, and the bodice was finished on the shoulder with a spray of lily of the valley. Her Brussels net veil over pale pink tulle was worn Madonna fashion, and she carried a bouquet of white sweet peas and tuberoses. There were two bridesmaids, Misses Ruby Bruce (sister of the bride) and Ivy Cossart (sister of bridegroom), who were frocked alike in eau de Nil mariette made in bolero effect. They wore summer felt hats of the same shade, showing a pink rose under the brim, and they carried bouquets of pink gerberas, sweet peas, and carnations. Mr. R. Cossart was best man, and Mr. V. Marshall groomsman, Mrs. P. Bruce (mother of the bride) chose a frock of black satin and georgette, relieved with amber. She wore a black Baku hat, and carried a bouquet of bronze dahlias. Mrs. G. Cossart (mother of bridegroom) wore a black velour hat, with her frock of black mariette touched with shell pink, and she carried a bouquet of autumn-toned dahlias. At the conclusion of the ceremony a reception was held at the Cafe Alexandra. On leaving for the honeymoon, which will be spent in Sydney, Mrs. Cossart wore an ensemble of navy blue crepe de Chine, and blue velvet beretta.
  • Reginald George Cossart and Clara Bryce Balthes were engaged in April 1937.
  • At the age of 27 years and 14 days, Reginald George Cossart married Clara Bryce Balthes on 9 December 1937 in Lutwyche. An account of the wedding appeared in "The Courier Mail" the following morning - LAST NIGHTS WEDDING AT LUTWYCHE -St. Andrew's Church Ceremony Cossart—Balthes
    St. Andrew's Church, Lutwyche, was chosen for the wedding of Miss Clara Bryce Balthes, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter M Baltnes, Clinton, Wooloowin, and Mr. Reginald George Cossart, son of the late Mr. George Cossart and Mrs. Cossart, Campbell-street, Toowoomba, which took place last evening. The Rev. A. W. Ethell, formerly of Gympie, officiated. THE bride, who was given away by her father, wore a gown of white satin, with a spray of orange blossoms trimming the softly draped corsage and the full skirt extending to a train. Her cut tulle veil was surmounted by a coronet of orange blossoms, and she carried a shower bouquet of frangipani and carnations. The two bridesmaids Miss Joyce Balthes and Miss Ivy Cossart (Toowoomba) were frocked alike in bud pink organza with coronets of tulle and flowers, and their bouquets were in dahlias and gerberas in varying shades of pink. Mr. W. Cossart was best man and Mr. W. Elder groomsman. The reception was held at Clinton, where Mrs. Balthes received the guests wearing a gown of gentian blue satin with, shoulder spray of the same ton ings. Her bouquet was of pink asters and roses. Mrs. Cossart, mother of the bride groom, chose a frock of black chiffon relieved with a spray of white flowers, and a hat to match. On leaving in the Canberra for Mackay the bride's travelling frock of ice blue sheer will be worn with navy accessories.
  • He was Bank Accountant, Manager for the National Bank having served in Monto, Mackay, Ravenshoe and Gympie.
  • In October 1948 He was appointed Justice of the Peace while he was in Sarina (with the National Bank) in October 1948.
  • Reginald George Cossart died on 16 August 1989 at age 78.

Bourgeois Robert Cossart

M, b. 1550, d. 1637
  • Bourgeois Robert Cossart was born in 1550 in France.
  • He was the son of Sieur de Boscbestre Jehan Cossart and Jacquette Puchot.
  • He was a Bourgeois and merchant of Rouen and his descendants constituted the Catholic branch of the Cossarts of Rouen.
  • At the age of 45 years, Bourgeois Robert Cossart married Marie Le Fort on 9 August 1595. They had two sons and one daughter.
  • Bourgeois Robert Cossart died in 1637.

Children of Bourgeois Robert Cossart and Marie Le Fort

Romain Cossart

M, b. 1548