Samuel Cox

7 March 1812–

The Life Summary 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

  • Marriage
    11 August 1836Putnam, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Cocke and Cook , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.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’.Dutch and Flemish: genitivized patronymic from the personal name Cock, a vernacular short form of Cornelius .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cocke
    Coxe
    Cocks
    Cooks

    Sources (6)

    • Samuel Cox, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Cox Characters: conclusions to confusions

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