Samuel Cox

7 March 1812–

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Cox was born on 7 March 1812, his father, Michael Cox III, was 26 and his mother, Leah Culp Todd, was 23. He married Elizabeth Bridenbaugh on 11 August 1836, in Putnam, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Cox
1812–
Elizabeth Bridenbaugh
1818–1859
Marriage: 11 August 1836
John Cox
1837–1844
Michael Thomas Cox
1838–1919
George Cox
1840–1843
Squire Cox
1841–1843
Sophia Cox
1843–1926
Sarah Jane Cox
1845–1845
Susan Cox
1846–1939
Nancy Cox
1848–1854
Isaiah William Cox
1850–1854
Barbara Ellen Cox
1852–1930
Alonzo Cox
1856–1858

Spouse and Children

    Male1812–Male

    Elizabeth Bridenbaugh

    Female1818–1859Female

MARRIAGE
11 August 1836
Putnam, Ohio, United States
children

(11)

    John Cox

    Male1837–1844Male

    Male1838–1919Male

    George Cox

    Male1840–1843Male

    Squire Cox

    Male1841–1843Male

    Female1843–1926Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1786–1828Male

    Leah Culp Todd

    Female1789–1848Female

siblings

(14)

    Susanna Esther Cox

    Female1809–1894Female

    Male1811–Male

    Male1812–Male

    Nancy Cox

    Female1813–1901Female

    Female1814–1902Female

+9 More Children

Name Meaning

1 English: from Cocke in any the senses described + the suffix -s denoting ‘son of’ or ‘servant of’.2 Irish (Ulster): mistranslation of Mac Con Coille (‘son of Cú Choille’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the wood’), as if formed with coileach ‘cock’, ‘rooster’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Cox, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Samuel Cox, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Samuel Cox, "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958"

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