Beverly Cox

1736–September 1796 (Age 60)
Granville, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Beverly

When Beverly Cox was born in 1736, in Granville, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Washington Cox Sr, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Beverley, was 26. He had at least 3 sons with Mary Sylvania Alexander. He died in September 1796, in Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Beverly Cox
1736–1796
Mary Sylvania Alexander
1748–1796
Acy Cox
1756–
Larkin Cox
1756–
John Cox
1784–1816

Spouse and Children

    Male1736–1796Male

    Mary Sylvania Alexander

    Female1748–1796Female

children

(3)

    Male1756–Male

    Male1756–Male

    John Cox

    Male1784–1816Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 40

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 40

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 47

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

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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