When Irene Nadine Cox was born on 7 January 1911, in Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States, her father, Simon Peter Cox, was 34 and her mother, Mary Iona Bingham, was 31. She married Ralph William Cordell on 27 November 1931. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1950 and Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1993. She died on 2 September 1993, in King, Washington, United States, at the age of 82.
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 .
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