June Rose Cox

12 June 1938–24 June 1996 (Age 58)
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of June Rose

When June Rose Cox was born on 12 June 1938, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, her father, Richard Harvey Cox, was 48 and her mother, Florence Alice Garner, was 37. She married Melvin Jones in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 24 June 1996, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 58.

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Melvin Jones
June Rose Cox

Spouse and Children

    Melvin Jones



Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1949 · Rexburg-Madison Airport Opens

Age 11

In July of 1949, the Madison airport opened to serve Rexburg and surrounding communities. It served mostly private companies and national flights. In 2013, the first proposal to change the location of the airport was initiated. Further considerations have been presented and likely will lead to a change in location soon.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 17

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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 (2)

  • June Cox in household of Harry R Cox, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs June Jones in entry for Mrs Florence Cox, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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