This article is about a non-fiction entity related to the Astronist belief system or the Astronic tradition.
Any article relating to a fictional entity will be clearly marked as being part of the Spacefaring World.
Samuel Cottam (July 2, 1830 – October 1898) was a distant maternal ancestor of Cometan, specifically his 3rd great-grandfather in the Cottam family line. Born in Blackburn, Lancashire, Samuel married Alice Forshaw in April 1856, with whom he had seven children, one of whom was Nicholas Cottam (1873 – 1935). Samuel’s parents were Samuel Elsworth Cottam and Anne Morris.
In Cometanic ancestry, Samuel is classified as part of the 5th generation retrograde, categorising his as a distant ancestor of Cometan.