Abigail Cox

Female24 November 1847–20 January 1927

Brief Life History of Abigail

When Abigail Cox was born on 24 November 1847, in Fairmount, Fairmount Township, Grant, Indiana, United States, her father, John William Cox, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Wilson, was 20. She married Jonathan Bogue on 14 December 1865. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Liberty Township, Grant, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Jackson Township, Blackford, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 20 January 1927, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Bogue
Abigail Cox
Marriage: 14 December 1865
William Sheridan Bogue
Child Bogue
Eli Grant Bogue
Leontine Cora Bogue
John Livingston Bogue
Larel Cleve Bogue
Otto Glen "Roxy" Bogue
Milton Cameron Bogue
Jonathan Burrell Bogue

Sources (26)

  • Abigail Winslow in household of Josiah Winslow, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Abigail Cox in entry for Farel C Bogue, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
  • Abigil Winslow in household of Josia Winslow, "United States Census, 1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 December 1865
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (18)

    +13 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Grant, Indiana, United States


    Age 16

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 21

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    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.

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